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As it happens, a certain participant in the show's second season—let's call him Rashad E.—is competing this weekend at UFC 161. And it got me to thinking. What happened to those heavyweights and welterweights, who put it all out there for the cameras under the tutelage of Matt Hughes and Rich Franklin, all the way back in 2005, when light bulbs were incandescent and cars were operated by hand crank?
Here's a full accounting. They are ranked according to record and career accomplishments.
Lead image courtesy of mmalinker.com.