Fightin' Words

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Kenny Florian on the Brazilian MMA scene

Retired UFC fighter Kenny Florian is now co-host

(Credit: Fuel TV)

One of the lasting images from UFC events the past two years is Jose Aldo knocking out Chad Mendes at UFC Rio and immediately running out of the octagon, into the arms of adoring Brazilian fans in the crowd and eventually onto the shoulders of a fan as he was brought back toward the cage.

That moment on Jan. 14, 2012, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, deserves a permanent spot on highlight reels...

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