From KC Chiefs Cheerleader to MMA Star? Rachel Wray Gets into the Ring

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From KC Chiefs Cheerleader to MMA Star? Rachel Wray Gets into the Ring
Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports

So far UFC’s new women’s division seems pretty legit: Ronda Rousey (an Olympic medalist in judo) and Liz Carmouche (three tours of duty in Middle East with U.S. Marines) will face off in UFC’s first-ever female bout in Feb. Could we be seeing the next big UFC women’s star in the making? So, Rachel Wray (middle in photo) is a former Kansas City Chiefs cheerleader who has given up the pom-poms for striking gloves. Does this bode well for women in the sport? We’ll see. But she is getting a lot of attention, because let’s face it, she’s very easy to look at...

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