MMA Beat: Jones vs. Sonnen, Anderson Silva's future and GSP's long time away

Ariel Helwani is joined by Luke Thomas, Mike Chiappetta and ESPN's Chuck Mindenhall to discuss Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen, a possible Jones vs. Anderson Silva superfight, The Ultimate Fighter 17 and the return of Georges St. Pierre.

Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting presents a new edition of the MMA Beat with with colleagues Mike Chiappetta and Luke Thomas as well as ESPN.com's Chuck Mindenhall.

Download the MP3 version here.

Topics discussed include:

  • the Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen fight from all angles
  • the possibility of a Jones vs. Anderson Silva superfight
  • The Ultimate Fighter 17, and
  • whether Georges St-Pierre's time off was actually a good thing for him.
Let us know what you think of the discussion in the comments. Is Chael Sonnen just talking his way into fights he doesn't deserve? Can Jon Jones reconnect with fans or will the harsh spotlight of reality TV leave him exposed and less popular than ever? Should Anderson Silva face Jon Jones?

Enjoy!

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