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Dana says nice things about Johnson, not-so-nice things about Rory

Rory MacDonald, right, won a unanimous decision over

Rory MacDonald, right, won a unanimous decision over Jake Ellenberger at UFC on Fox 8 in Seattle. (July 27, 2013) (Credit: The Seattle Times)

UFC president Dana White rarely, if ever, minces his words.

After UFC on Fox 8 on Saturday night, White had nothing but positive things to say about flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, but welterweight Rory MacDonald did not get the same treatment.

MacDonald and Jake Ellenberger went three rounds, with MacDonald winning the decision in a very uneventful fight.

Hear what White had to say in the video embedded below, followed by fight highlights below that.

(Newsday's app users can watch the video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vFpsM8lrqrg&feature=youtu.be)

Tags: dana white , demetrious johnson , ufc on fox , rory macdonald , jake ellenberger , video

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