Quotes of the Day: Greg Jackson Talks Jon Jones and Jones Talks Training With Team Jackson

via www.mightygloves.com

"It’s certainly been an eye-opening experience for me.

"Everybody has to be harnessed. It’s how you harness them. Only a few fighters are ultra creative. You want them to be creative, as long as they’re not crazy.

"This is our first fight together. He displays a high level of maturity. For someone who’s 22, he listens, he’s coachable and he’s calm. I think it’s pretty rare. He exudes the kind of maturity not a lot of older fighters exude."

Greg Jackson talking to Sherdog about Jon Jones whom he'll be coaching against Matt Hamill.

"It sucks sometimes," he said. "Doing strength and conditioning in this high altitude, then sparring with guys like Keith and Rashad, it's tough. But I feel like I'm their little brother. They've taught me all kinds of little tricks. Going with Rashad, he's so fast. I'm getting beat up here instead of playing with people, and that's good for me."

Jon Jones talking to Ben Fowlkes about training at Team Jackson.

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