Morgan is still pretty much a “Plain Jane” at this point but it’s understandable considering she only has three professional fights under her belt. Though she lost to Duke, the 6’1” scrapper still has some potential and will hopefully see it fulfilled with the right coaching. She has the size and strength to push most of her peers around and needs to learn how to use her frame in such a way. As mentioned before, a meeting with Roxanne Modafferi could work, as could Germaine De Randamie, Jessica Rakoczy, or pretty much any second-tier 135er.
Another TUF Finale is in the books, giving up-and-coming talent from the recent season an opportunity to shine on the sport’s biggest stage as well as a chance for more established veterans to prove their place on the roster is well-deserved. Ten athletes exited the Octagon last night with heads hung low after suffering a defeat, though not all of the stumbles were devastating or particularly notable for that matter. However, in the case of some of the Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale competitors, coming up short will have a definite impact on their immediate futures… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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