White convinced investors to buy a league, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, or UFC. You think about survive, and you think about beating up the other guy."
The name Gracie is to mixed martial arts as Ford is to cars.
Pat Miletich, one of the greatest coaches of the sport and Brazilian Renzo Gracie, who helped invent it, are among the pioneers of mixed martial arts in America. And if the tap never comes, the referee can always jump in.
"It used to be boxers were called 'Okay, this guy's the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world.' Now it's, 'No, yo