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June 17, 11:30 AM ET
Chat with Jon Jones

Buzzmaster
  (11:31 AM)

Jon should be here shortly to take your questions!

Buzzmaster
  (11:33 AM)

Jon is here!

David (LA)

So, Jon who is the better athlete: the video game version of yourself or the video game versions of your brothers in Madden?

Jon Jones
  (11:34 AM)

Definitely video game version of myself. Sexier too.

Jesse Egwuonwu/Boise, Idaho [via mobile]

What do you think you will be most remembered for when your career is all said and done?

Jon Jones
  (11:35 AM)

For coming and seeing my conquer. Simply being the best.

Ivory (Maryland) [via mobile]

What about your training have you added or changed that you feel has been the most beneficial for you athleticly?

Jon Jones
  (11:36 AM)

I plan on adding some things to my training, like adding one of the most unorthodox striking coaches in the games.

Chris (lexington)

NFL players like to see how they are rated in Madden and sometimes say they should be better on the video game....How do you think EA did in matching your skill set in the video game?

Jon Jones
  (11:36 AM)

I think they did a phenomenal job. Maybe better than the real me.

AB (New Orleans)

Now well into your string of title defenses, do you feel the pressure to finish fights? Instead of going to decisions, increase chance of injury.., increase fan desire for rematches?

Jon Jones
  (11:37 AM)

No pressure. I actually feel like I have a lot less to prove.

carlos lopez (mass)

hey jon what are you looking to do different in your rematch with gus it was a really close fight could of gone either way

Jon Jones
  (11:38 AM)

I look forward to putting him behind me once and for all. I truly believe in my heart that this fight will be a dominating performance on my behalf.

Jeff (DC)

When you play UFC, do you always fight as yourself or do you like using other fighters?

Jon Jones
  (11:38 AM)

For the most part, I fight as myself. When I do use other fighters, I tend to play with the heavyweights more than any other weight class.

Puerto Rico [via mobile]

What is the most difficult part of your training, before a fight?

Jon Jones
  (11:39 AM)

The most difficult part of training is to making it to that third or fourth practice of the day when your body is telling you to stay home. But you know that champions do the extra. Force yourself to get up and do it all over again.

Eric I (Milwaukee, WI)

Outside of the cage what is the number 1 item on your bucket list?

Jon Jones
  (11:40 AM)

I really want to be an actor.

money31 (Westchester, NY)

It is easy to motivate yourself to get to the top but much harder to motivate yourself to stay at the top. How do you stay motivated?

Jon Jones
  (11:40 AM)

I stay motivated by comparing myself to Anderson Silva and GSP. They have won more titles than I have. That alone keeps me motivated.

Corey Rogers (Tyrone, GA)

After the injury to Anderson Silva and the retirement of GSP, whats the super fight Jon Jones wants to see in the UFC?

Jon Jones
  (11:41 AM)

I would love to see Anthony Pettis vs. Jose Alda.

Joseph (Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada)

How does it feel to be the most hated fighter in the UFC? I've never heard of any real champion complain about his opponents..

Jon Jones
  (11:42 AM)

I look at it as one of the most talked about. I definitely have a strong support base.

Ross (nashville)

How nervous were you the first time you stepped into the cage with Andre Gusmao at ufc 87? Did you feel like you had finally arrived?

Jon Jones
  (11:43 AM)

I wasn't nervous at all. I felt right at home. I felt like I was getting ready to compete in a wrestling match.

Brick , NJ [via mobile]

Hey Jon Huge fan. What Is the main thing you needa do to defeate Alexander In a Dominant way? Thanks for Ur time man AndStill

Jon Jones
  (11:43 AM)

Have a disciplined camp.

Robert Gonzalez [via mobile]

After you beat Gus again on September 27th will you be looking to beat DC then move up to fight his teamate Cain Velasquez at Heavyweight?

Jon Jones
  (11:43 AM)

I would probably be moving on to DC.

@matthewconnery (Boston)

You're the one guy I think of as a professional athlete where everyone else in the UFC I think of as a fighter. Do you think that's a meaningful distinction?

Jon Jones
  (11:44 AM)

100 percent. Thank you for that.

Feelin' Froggy (Bocca Raton)

What are your plans after retirement?

Jon Jones
  (11:44 AM)

My retirement plan is to act for a while and try real estate. Have my own gym.

John (Memphis) [via mobile]

Jon, I'm a huge fan. You're a true artist in the cage! What should your fans expect in the upcoming rematch against the Swede?

Jon Jones
  (11:45 AM)

To expect either a dominating performance from me or another blood bath. But either way, I'm winning.

Murali (Mysore, India)

If there is one lesson that any person can learn from a martial artist like yourself, what would that be?

Jon Jones
  (11:46 AM)

That through faith and hard work, anything is possible.

JP (Columbus, OH)

Champ, the calendar sets up nicely for a 3-fight year in 2015; do you think you can do it?

Jon Jones
  (11:46 AM)

Anything is possible, but I am not really interested in fighting three times in a year nowadays.

Ed (Queens Village)

If you played in NFL like your brothers Arthur and Chandler what position would you play? What is your favorite NFL team?

Jon Jones
  (11:47 AM)

I would have to have been a defensive end. Maybe a linebacker, if I had any type of skill.

Alex (charleston, sc) [via mobile]

What is the most important thing you've learned during your rise to being a champion?

Jon Jones
  (11:49 AM)

I learned the importance of faith and confidence.

Jon Jones
  (11:49 AM)

And how that cane drive you to become better than you are.

Jon Jones
  (11:50 AM)

Thank you so much for all of the support. Make sure you check out the new EA Sports UFC video game and don't forget to check me out on Instagram.