After a ton of frustration with the death of Affliction MMA, Jay Hieron (18-4) vs Jesse Taylor gets bumped off the Showtime telecast at the last minute. If you don’t think so check this out,
- Hieron wins the IFL belt, the promotion goes down.
- At Affliction 2 he was dropped from the PPV, his fight with Jason High took place after the main event to an emptying arena. By the way, he KO High in 1:04, a true highlight opportunity missed.
- Affliction MMA goes down, leaving fighter out in the dark a little over a week before their scheduled fight.
- Fight with Paul “Semtex” Daley get canceled.
- Nick Diaz doesn’t show for a mandatory drug screening, that fight gets canceled.
- He get a tough opponent in Jesse Taylor, that fight gets bumped off the Showtime card.
- And like he said in the interview, if you are not on TV your sponsors don’t pay shit.