(Former champ Rashad Evans and Chael Sonnen discuss how they became close friends and how they are preparing to fight one another Saturday at UFC 167)
Rashad Evans and Chael Sonnen have both parlayed their fame as fighters and charisma to successful second careers as television analysts. They both regularly put on their suits and offer insight on UFC fight cards for television audiences.
Because he's got a fight on this Saturday's UFC 167 card, Evans has largely put that secondary career on hiatus as he prepares in training camp. His opponent at UFC 167, of course, is none other than Sonnen himself.
Sonnen has chosen to juggle his broadcast and fight careers simultaneously heading into Saturday's showdown against Evans and the former light heavyweight champion believes that "The American Gangster" will be at a disadvantage because of it. Sonnen now conducts his training camps out of the Southern California area instead of his home of Oregon, and has chosen to continue to fulfill hisRead More »from Rashad Evans says Chael Sonnen not focused on UFC 167 fight