COOL KNOWLEDGE FROM THE WORLD OF MMA
Mixed martial artists who have spent some of their formidable years growing up in the great state of Tennessee include Quinton Jackson (Memphis), Mike Pyle (Dresden), Muhammed Lawal (Murfreesboro), Gray Maynard (Murfreesboro), and Waylon Lowe (Jefferson City).
Cub Swanson became the first fighter to utilize Zuffa’s $50,000 customized insurance coverage when he suffered an orbital, cheek, and jaw fracture during a sparring session in July.
Joe Rogan will reprise his role as the host of NBC’s Fear Factor beginning in September. The UFC color commentator called the shots on the audacious show from 2001 to 2006.
Team Quest litigants and former teammates Dan Henderson and Matt Lindland have wrestled each other four times in competition, with the series knotted at 2-2.
Daniel Cormier’s dream job is to be a crab fisherman captain on The Deadliest Catch.