Based on age and athletic prowess, you'd consider Urijah Faber a lock to fight for two or three more years.
But if you take a look at Faber's mental state and the fact that he's one of those guys that's only going to compete if it's for a championship, more importantly the opportunity to lay his hands on bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, "The California Kid" may not be around for much longer.
Realistically, considering the wave of hype that surrounds Michael McDonald's power, as well as Mike Easton's rise within the division, Faber could go an entire year without sniffing a No. 1 contender's bout.
If for some reason Faber can't beat a guy like Eddie Wineland, or McDonald for that matter, his career could spiral.
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