One cannot help but attribute the overeager and premature desire to see Jon Jones fighting heavyweights to a degree of malice. Jones has long been a source of irk for some members of the fan community, who sight, among other things, a certain disingenuousness to the champion's persona and his fast rise to the top.
What they fail to recognize, that fans will rarely see a phenom of this type, leads them headlong into the search for the fighter who can beat him, from whatever weight class they need. They plead with Anderson Silva to fight at 205 then make stern faced cases for Jones to rise to heavyweight, having defended his light heavyweight title for just the second time.
Here then are five reasons Jon Jones should stay at light heavyweight.