Despite a first-round knockout loss, Pat Barry shouldn't be worrying about his job—the UFC needs to keep him around.
The always-popular Barry was clearly outmatched by Lavar Johnson's brutal knockout power. The loss drops Barry to a meager 1-3 in his last four fights and for most people, that would earn them some well-deserved time on the regional circuit to develop their skills before making an octagon return.
However, Barry's case is a bit different. Here's why Barry should be granted at least one more fight.