4 Reasons Strikeforce Fighters Are Faring so Well in UFC

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4 Reasons Strikeforce Fighters Are Faring so Well in UFC
Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
Pat Healy charged into the UFC's top 10 lightweights by choking out Jim Miller.

When Zuffa first bought out Strikeforce in 2011, fans and media alike wondered aloud how well Strikeforce fighters would fare in the UFC. When Derek Brunson first took on Chris Leben, it started a still-ongoing display that the guys fighting out there in San Jose were in no way the slouches some dismissed them as.

While the California-based promotion's former middleweight champ, Luke Rockhold, just suffered a brutal loss to Vitor Belfort, the Strikeforce alumni have still been performing admirably on the whole.

So why is this? What factors have contributed to this storm?

Find out right here!

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