Some fighters seem born to scrap. These fierce competitors, whether the product of nature or nurture, will do whatever it takes to win.
You know how some men talk about fighting anyone, anywhere? About letting a limb snap before giving an opponent the pleasure of seeing him tap? These are the guys who actually do it. Men who stand toe-to-toe until they, or hopefully their opponent, falls to the mat in either exhaustion or unconsciousness.
Some UFC champions are great athletes who just happen to be fighters. Those aren't the guys we are highlighting here.
These are the fighters who just happen to be pro athletes. The toughest of tough guys. The warrior class. Cycle through to salute MMA's true heart and soul.