How Would Jon Jones Fare Against the Top 5 UFC Heavyweights?

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How Would Jon Jones Fare Against the Top 5 UFC Heavyweights?
Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Jon Jones is already one of the most dominant light heavyweight champions in UFC history. 

With five straight title defenses at 25 years old, Jones' move to the heavyweight division at some point is almost a given. Despite the increase in size of opponents, the expectations would remain high for Jones, who has a chance of going down as the greatest fighter to ever enter the Octagon.

A Jones move in weight would also bolster a shallow heavyweight division. Despite the UFC's recent addition of former Strikeforce heavyweights, Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos still seem to be far ahead of the rest of the weight class.

It's likely Jones would be immediately thrust into competition with elite heavyweights once he does make the switch.

So, let's take a look at how he matches up with the Top Five UFC heavyweights from the promotion's official rankings.

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