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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington explains why Tyron Woodley needs him

EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington explains why Tyron Woodley needs him

After dominating Demian Maia to a unanimous decision, and setting the MMA community on fire with a heated post-fight speech, Colby Covington believes he’s ready for a title fight with welterweight…

“IT ONLY MAKES SENSE,” COVINGTON SAID OF HIS POSSIBLE TITLE SHOT ON THE LATEST EPISODE OF BJ PENN RADIO. “ME AND TYRON WOODLEY FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, FIRST QUARTER NEXT YEAR IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI. TYRON WOODLEY NEEDS ME. TYRON WOODLEY IS NOT A LIKEABLE GUY, HE FIGHTS LIKE SHIT, HE’S BORING, NO ONE WANTS TO SEE HIM FIGHT UNLESS HE’S FIGHTING A GUY LIKE ME WHO A LOT OF PEOPLE HATE. ALL OF BRAZIL HATES ME. YOU KNOW, SO HE NEEDS ME. HE NEEDS A BAD GUY WHERE PEOPLE ARE GOING TO TEAM UP ON HIS SIDE AND ACTUALLY BELIEVE IN HIM AND WANT TO ROOT FOR HIM BECAUSE NO ONE WANTS TO ROOT FOR TYRON WOODLEY, THAT GUY’S NOT A DRAW, HE’S A JOKE. HE NEEDS COLBY “CHAOS” COVINGTON VERSUS TYRON WOODLEY IN ST. LOUIS, FIRST QUARTER OF NEXT YEAR.”

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