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“F*cking Fans” – Joe Rogan and Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson Explain Ugly Incident as They Resolve Their Public Feud

When Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson fought in the promotion, there was a serious flaw in his fighting style that was highlighted by Joe Rogan. What is it? The former light heavyweight champion was not only controlling low kicks, but also not throwing kicks. The multi-million dollar podcaster emphasized that this was the reason for his defeats. Jackson was outraged by this statement at the time and used harsh jargon against him, but years have passed since that incident and ‘Rampage’ now seems more humble.

Rogan and Jackson recently chatted on “JRE MMA Show 159.” During the hour-long chat, the two jumped back into the conversation after years apart, and this time, Rampage’s words weren’t as harsh as before. Here’s what the former light heavyweight champion had to say.

Joe Rogan and Rampage Jackson get along well

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“So[when it came time to talk to him]he’s like, ‘Oh, here comes Joe Rogan, and he’s got this fake look on his face like he just blew your whole game away, like he’s the best fighter in the world.'” These were the words that Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson said during his disagreement with Joe Rogan. However, things changed when they got together years later under the pretext of ‘JRE MMA Show 159’. Rogan emphasized the following while chatting about camaraderie: “I wanted you to throw more leg kicks. When you hit guys with leg kicks, I find it’s devastating.”

Rampage Jackson suddenly remembered what he said about Rogan back in the day and immediately apologized to the podcaster for his harsh words. The former light heavyweight champion said: “I have to apologize to you for that.” Well, when ‘Rampage’ took the initiative to apologize, Rogan apologized too. “I apologize to you too, it’s nothing personal” Said.

Jackson explained why he is so angry at Rogan, saying it’s not actually Rogan himself, but his fans. “You didn’t hurt my feelings. It wasn’t anything you said. I’m gonna make that clear for you right now. It wasn’t anything you said; f*cking fans. When you said that, it all came to me on my social media. So I’m gonna make it clear to you this way.”

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He also added: “If I was fighting in Pride, I would check if the leg kicks were hard, but people in the UFC weren’t really kicking that hard. No, the leg kicks weren’t that hard, so I was getting leg kicks. The reason I wasn’t kicking that much was because they were going to try to take me down.” Well, things are pretty good between the MMA stars so far. However, their banter was pretty brutal back then. Let’s take a deep dive into what happened between them.

The feud between Rampage and Jackson

Joe Rogan was commenting on Rampage Jackson’s performance in a fight. His comments about him not using high kicks as much as low kicks to counter his opponents caused fans to turn against him. During a chat on the “No Jumper” podcast. ‘Rampage’ stressed that he has a good relationship with Rogan, but said that the podcaster should refrain from making unnecessary comments.

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“Joe and I always got along, but after a few fights in the UFC, he realized I wasn’t controlling my leg kicks and I wasn’t throwing a lot of leg kicks, and he got really vocal about it, and with social media, a lot of MMA fans were talking shit, saying, ‘Man, you don’t know how to kick, and you don’t know how to control your leg kicks.’ It just got annoying.” said Jackson.

Both apologized to each other for the mess. What do you think about this whole fiasco? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.