"I know myself," he said. "If anybody fights Jose Aldo, you can’t be scared of him. I look at it this way: Whoever fights Anderson Silva, if you go look at the tape, everybody is scared of him. They’re not going in there 120 miles per hour, 120 percent (confident) that they’re going to win the fight. Like I said, I’m not taking anything away from Mike Brown. He’s a great fighter, a great champion, but when I signed that contract to fight Mike Brown, I was like, ‘I’m going to beat Mike Brown.’ I don’t care that he’s Mike Brown. That’s the way that I look at it."
Gamburyan said he wasn’t scared of Brown and he won’t be scared of Aldo either.
"That’s going to be a big thing," Gamburyan said. "I won’t be scared, I promise you. When I walk into the cage, I’m going to look in his eyes and I’m going to say, ‘I’m going to take the belt from you.’"
Earlier in the piece, Gamburyan expressed that he was pissed that the betting lines placed him as a huge underdog prior to his fight with Mike Brown. He beat the odds that night, but he'll be an even larger underdog if and when he and Jose Aldo meet. I'll admit that I thought Gamburyan would get destroyed against Mike Brown, but the odds of him catching Aldo like that are pretty much zero. You interested in a Gamburyan/Aldo showdown?