Connoisseurs of consensual cage combat had plenty to digest this weekend.
Less than 24 hours removed from Friday’s interesting UFC on FX 6 and Bellator 84 cards, the sport shifted into high gear with another offering of top-notch concussion-inducing entertainment at “The Ultimate Fighter 16” Finale.
Below are the standout tweets that reacted to the slobber-knocking goodness of Rustam Khabilov Roy Nelson, Pat Barry and others on Dec. 15, 2012.
thank you MMA and boxing, i needed you tonight. for a few hours i watched men hit each other and forgot how rotten this world can be— Chris Nelson (@3amMMA) December 16, 2012
Now Roy Nelson will return to the woods and rejoin his pack of wolves.— Justin Ivey (@JustinIveyKN) December 16, 2012
Man when Roy Nelson took off his shirt dandruff went flying. That was pretty nasty. instagr.am/p/TSJzeLs4jp/— Urijah Faber (@UrijahFaber) December 16, 2012
Buffer saying judge Junichiro Kamijo's name like he is Spanish almost drove me to tears a moment ago. Lordy.— Jordan Breen (@jordanbreen) December 16, 2012
Is Harley Davidson giving Colton Smith a motorcycle he's contractually unable to drive?— Luke Thomas (@SBNLukeThomas) December 16, 2012
somethin told shane stomp two time when he got hit. son acted accordingly younahmean.— GFKonMMA (@GFKonMMA) December 16, 2012
Steve Mazzagatti cares not for your groins. Fight on, peasants!— Ben Fowlkes (@benfowlkesMMA) December 16, 2012
Colton Smith is to Ultimate Fighter winners what Dave Menne is to UFC champions.— Todd Martin (@ToddMartinMMA) December 16, 2012
On the one hand, Mazzagatti didn't see it, so he can't call it. On the other hand, Mazzagatti didn't see it, like usual.— Jordan Breen (@jordanbreen) December 16, 2012