You've seen him referee UFC bouts, and you probably noted him for his tattoos and thought that he'd either played in a hardcore band at CBGB's or killed people in the mosh pit. But what you likely didn't know about Keith Peterson is that he used to fight.
The TUF Nations Finale is on Wednesday, and in case you were wondering, yes, in the lead-up to the card, main eventer Michael Bisping has remained as lovable as ever. In fact, at today's media day event for the show, the mouthy Brit got in the face of opponent Tim Kennedy and... I don't know, probably said a lot of things that were incoherent because of his accent. But the message was clear!
Of all the fighters in the Northeast, none can boast the same upward trajectory of Sean Santella, Cage Fury Fighting Championship's flyweight king. Blending laser-precise jiu-jitsu with some of the best scrambles in the business, "Shorty Rock" has been in a steady climb for years, and on Saturday - at CFFC 34 in Morristown, N.J. - he'll step into the cage once more, defending his belt and most likely proving yet again that he's the boss at 125 pounds.