Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira Not Set For Super Bowl Card
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 10.07.2013
Despite what was previously revealed...
Dana White has corrected a report that Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira would take place during the promotion's February Super Bowl show. An announcement had been made revealing the date but White said on a media call (via MMAjunkie) that the announcement was made in error.
"That was never, ever a done deal," said White. "That's going to be later. That was never a done deal. Our (public relations) people put it out, and they shouldn't have."
When asked why, he simply said, "the timing didn't work out."
White added that the fight is likely for March and that Alexander Gustafsson will probably fight around the same time. He noted that if Jones and