UFC 159 Jones vs. Sonnen: Previews, predictions and fight-by-fight analysis

Bloody Elbow provides expert analysis on each fight slated for the UFC 159 event, which is headlined by UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen with Alan Belcher vs. Michael Bisping in the co-main role.

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UFC 159: Jones vs Sonnen - Final pre-show thoughts

A quick run though some final thoughts mere hours ahead of the start of UFC 159 and the night's headlining bout of Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen.

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FISTFIGHT! Bisping vs. Belcher Dissection

Dallas Winston walks through the key elements at play in the middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher in the co-main event of UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen.

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UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen betting lines

A look at who is favored and who's the underdog for each UFC 159 tomorrow night in New Jersey, and some highly-debatable recommended plays from Tim B.

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UFC 159 GIFathon: Sonnen, Bisping, and much more!

The Bloody Elbow trio of Mookie Alexander, Dallas Winston, and Zombie Prophet are back once again to bring you another action-packed episode of the GIFathon. This week we're focusing on select fighters from tomorrow's UFC 159 card.

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UFC 159 weigh-in results: Jones 205, Sonnen 205

Watch the UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen weigh-ins live with us at Bloody Elbow on Friday, April 26th at 4 PM ET/1 PM PT.

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UFC 159 staff picks and predictions

The Bloody Elbow staff makes their picks and predictions for tomorrow night's UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen event in Newark, New Jersey.

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Upset a'brewing? Kongo vs. Nelson Dissection

Dallas Winston breaks down the heavyweight match-up between Cheick Kongo and Roy Nelson on the main pay-per-view card of this Saturday's UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen event.

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Pre-fight interviews: Jones, Chael, Bisping, more

Zombie Prophet has compiled a video playlist of the UFC 159 pre-fight interviews featuring Jon Jones, Chael Sonnen, Dana White, Roy Nelson, Alan Belcher and more.

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Why I won't be ordering UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen

Jon Jones deserves his spot as one of the top draws in the UFC. So does Chael Sonnen. But matching them up was sheer lunacy, and the organization won't be getting my money for UFC 159 because of it.

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UFC 159: Vinny Magalhaes vs Phil Davis Preview

On the main card of UFC 159, before Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen clash there is a match between grappling aces Vinny Magalhaes and Phil Davis. T.P. Grant gives a full breakdown.

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UFC 159 Dissection: Gentleman Jim vs. Bam Bam

Dallas Winston straps on the analysis goggles for the opening bout on the UFC 159 pay-per-view card between lightweights Jim Miller and Pat Healy.

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Jones heard Chael used steroids throughout career

Jon Jones tells Dan LeBatard why he apologized for accusing Chael Sonnen of being a steroid user, but then expands on his statement by saying that he'd heard from others that Sonnen abused steroids throughout his career.

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UFC 159 Facebook Previews and Predictions

The facebook preliminary card for UFC 159: Jones vs.Sonnen will feature plenty of featherweight action with a side order of welterweight this Saturday in New Jersey.

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The Wrestling Resumes of Jones and Sonnen

As the showdown between Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen at UFC 159 approaches, we hear more and more discussion about their accomplishments as wrestlers before they were fighting. In an effort to fastidiously maintain fidelity to reality, we set the record straight on what their wrestling credentials really mean.

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Jones v Sonnen & wasted time sold as entertainment

Jon Jones recently made it sound like his days fighting at light heavyweight were numbered. As such, the UFC 159 bout with non-contender Chael Sonnen serves as an even more egregious waste of time for Jones and fans of the UFC.

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Chael can beat Jon Jones

Kid Nate lays out three reasons he can see Chael Sonnen scoring a huge upset win over Jon Jones at UFC 159.

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