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Jon Jones made a false equivalence between himself and Tom Brady, and obtained roasted for it

Friday was one of those days when UFC heavyweight champion Jon Jones randomly decides to go on X and respond to fans. As has been the case a lot lately, the topic du joir – the one that really fires people up – is Jones’ continued insistence that defending his title against former champ Stipe

Jon Jones made a false equivalence between himself and Tom Brady, and obtained roasted for it


Friday was a type of days when UFC heavyweight champion Jon Jones randomly decides to go on X and reply to followers. As has been the case rather a lot recently, the subject du joir – the one that actually fires folks up – is Jones’ continued insistence that defending his title towards former champ Stipe Miocic quite than unify with interim champ Tom Aspinall is the best way to go at this stage of his profession.

To Jones, Miocic represents the legacy battle that cements himself because the undisputed MMA GOAT when, in actuality, it doesn’t as a result of Miocic, at 42, is effectively previous his prime and has been inactive since a knockout loss more than three years ago. A win merely will fall flat in a means that Jones both doesn’t understand or doesn’t care to.

However Jones is steadfast in his belief otherwise and each time sufficient folks name for him to battle an precise risk in 31-year-old Aspinall and unify the belts, which is the correct factor to do anyway, Jones can’t assist however defend himself on X.

On Friday, Jones made a curious selection to check himself to seven-time Tremendous Bowl profitable quarterback Tom Brady after somebody steered he battle each Miocic and Aspinall.

“Hey Tom Brady, you continue to look wholesome, give us two extra Tremendous Bowls and I’ll personally be extra impressed by your profession!” 👍 https://t.co/cnswlzJGVB

— BONY (@JonnyBones) May 24, 2024

“Hey Tom Brady, you continue to look wholesome, give us two extra Tremendous Bowls and I’ll personally be extra impressed by your profession!”

Yeah, that comparability doesn’t fairly hit the best way Jones thinks it does, particularly since Brady, 46, is not an energetic participant after retiring following the 2022 NFL season. There are different causes it’s ridiculous, and followers roasted Jones on X for even going there.

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‘Obligation and accountability to battle the very best’

False equivalence. You’re the champion of the Hw division. It’s your responsibility and accountability to battle the very best contenders. Particularly interim champs. Vacate In order for you your gimmick fights

— MMABoxingCasual (@MMABoxFanatic) May 24, 2024

‘Brady beat Mahomes within the Tremendous Bowl’

Brady beat Mahomes within the Tremendous bowl at 40+. I don’t suppose this hits such as you suppose it does

— TegridyBets (@MeckButterz) May 24, 2024

Retirement or not?

You actually went on document saying you have been taken with preventing Alex Pereira after Stipe Miocic and now ur again into speaking about retirement, make up ur thoughts bruh 🤦‍♂️

— ZTNBlanco (@ZtnBlanco) May 24, 2024

‘A steroid cheat and overtly ducking’

calling your self the goat whereas being a steroid cheat and overtly ducking any actual competitors is actually a call

— Ben🔜🌕 (@butze_) May 24, 2024

‘Wasted your complete prime’

Bro exterior of 2019 you havent fought greater than yearly because you have been 26. Actually wasted your complete prime being suspended or sitting round “coaching” for this outdated man. Tom Brady received 4 extra suoer bowls after he turned 30. Horrible comparability

— Primetime (@TheAlphaRock1) May 24, 2024

A distinct Brady comparability

No that is like Tom Brady going to play beginner Soccer after which claiming this transfer is the very best for his profession

— AJ (@AST_ute) May 24, 2024

‘A real GOAT turns down no competitors’

Not comparable. A real GOAT turns down no competitors and continually needs show he’s the very best, not stay by means of previous accomplishments. You’ve obtained fuel left within the tank and everyone knows it brotha

— Tanner (@TanSutherland) May 24, 2024

Michael Jordan enters the dialog

Michael Jordan received 3 @NBA finals left to play baseball and got here again and received 3 extra finals. What’s your excuse⁉️

You battle each different yr and have been very inactive. You set all this work to enter heavyweight for nothing just about.

I respect you, however you gotta exit…

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— Jose Armando (@JoseArmandoRP) May 24, 2024

One other correct Brady comparability

Brady didn’t stop the Tremendous Bowl from being contested for 616 days.

— Strongmysteriouslinks (@Strongmysterio1) May 24, 2024

Straight to the purpose about Brady

Effectively, he retired so folks would cease saying that.

— Jason (@JasonAmadi) May 24, 2024

‘In what world …’

brother in what world are a forty five yr outdated stipe and interim champ tom anyplace near tremendous bowl victories 😭

— borderline magnificence (@amblivien) May 24, 2024

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