There’s no question UFC President Dana White and fellow chief executives Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta have been essential to the rise of Mixed Martial Arts. While their accomplishments often go unnoticed, at least when compared to inflammatory statements on the former’s part, they continue to grind seven days a week to help make the sport a global power. The MMA world is lucky to have such passionate, driven individuals behind a beloved product.
It’s not quite time to tear into that drumstick you’ve been eying all day or park on a couch to watch NFL football after expanding your waist size, but Thanksgiving is undeniably here in spirit! The past eleven months have given people in the MMA community plenty of reasons to be thankful including a number of extremely memorable match-ups and highlight-reel finishes. On that note, check out five things we at 5 OZ are thankful for this year (and feel free to add a few of your own in the Comments section if so inclined)… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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