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Jon Jones vs. Heavyweight Champion

While Jones likely has a few light heavyweight bouts left before moving up, a jump to heavyweight has always been discussed as a very realistic possibility for the former 205-pound king, and what better time to do it than in his home state of New York?

Fabricio Werdum currently holds the reigns to the heavyweight division, but who “Bones” faces isn’t the most important factor.

Having the hometown hero in Jones move up in weight and challenge the heavyweight champion of the world in a super fight at Madison Square Garden would be absolutely monumental for the promotion. If you enjoyed this story, please share it on social media!