Well this is interesting. The WEC convinced die-hard MMA fan Shaquille O’Neal to cut a promo for their Cerrone vs. Henderson show on September 2nd. "They’re lucky I’m a heavyweight," Shaq says. Still, would it have killed you to knock over a cardboard cutout of Cowboy? In a related story, O’Neal’s upcoming ABC series Shaq Vs. will be hosted by the UFC’s own Mike Goldberg.
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In this interview with Ariel Helwani, Jesse Taylor thanks Nick Diaz for dropping out of tomorrow’s "Carano vs. Cyborg" card, discusses his co-promotional contract with DREAM and Strikeforce, and gives his thoughts on opponent Jay Hieron.
MMA Fight Girls dug up this old EliteXC promo clip of Gina Carano talking about the personal hardships that led her to fighting and posing for a photo-shoot. Warning: This clip contains Gary Shaw, so brace yourself.