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Jon Jones Rings in the New Year With an Honest Look Back at a Rough 2016

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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones rang in the New Year by taking a look back at the year that was, a year that landed him on suspension. But his outlook wasn’t nearly as bleak as one might think. TRENDING > Jon Jones Lends Ronda Rousey His Support and Advice

Life is all about perspective. Did you have a great 2016 or was it terrible? Guess that all depends on how you look at things

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

@JonnyBones You had a terrible 2016 no matter how u look at it

— Robin Dahling (@RobinDahling) January 1, 2017

Lol i’m going to have to disagree with you my friend. https://t.co/ZemYeiBK2s

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

Had time to experience what life would be like outside of sports. Been a professional athlete since age 19. reality check was much needed

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

Had the opportunity to break my dependence on marijuana. First year not blazing since high school

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

Remained unbroken, positive and excited about the future.

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

I really could go on and on. My point is, it’s all about perspective. Learn to be grateful and count your blessings.

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

@JonnyBones The true test of a man/woman is how they handle adversity & you’ve faced it numerous times. I hope you have a prosperous 2017.

— Gerald Harris (@GHurricane) January 1, 2017

Haha ok now that we all know I can handle some crazy shit, enough with the testing. Can’t wait to get back to kicking ass

— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) January 1, 2017

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