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Shawn Jordan puts Jack May away with ground and pound attack

Just when it appeared as if Shawn Jordan was in trouble on the feet against Jack May, the former LSU football player altered his game plan and ended up finishing the fight in the third round. Jordan may be one of the heaviest handed fighters in the UFC heavyweight division, but he's also one of shortest, which did not benefit him well against the 6'8" May as he used...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga blisters Jordan in the first

Gabriel Gonzaga is always going to be best known for the night he "Cro Copped" Mirko Cro Cop, but as of late, the veteran Brazilian heavyweight is starting to add more impressive finishes to his personal highlight reel. Saturday night at UFC 166, "Napao" earned his second consecutive first-round stoppage win – and fourth stoppage win in five fights since returning...
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October 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Gonzaga crushes Jordan

Gabriel Gonzaga may best be known as a submission specialist but lately he's adding knockouts to his resume with his latest coming in the first round after a devastating right hand crushed Shawn Jordan's jaw at UFC 166. It was less than three years ago that Gonzaga was considering retirement after losing back-to-back fights in the UFC and exiting the promotion, but he was...
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October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Shawn Jordan Will Succeed Daniel Cormier in 2014

Daniel Cormier is the best wrestler in the UFC’s heavyweight division. He can neutralize virtually any offensive with his ability to quickly close the distance, immobilize his opponents with the clinch and then drain out their energy before taking them down or beating them up against the cage. Several top contenders are yet to be truly tested by a strategy of this nature. Cormier’s...
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June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Shawn Jordan

Shawn JordanVitals6'0" 245 lbs (Heavyweight)74" reach, SouthpawOct 21, 1984Record13-3 (UFC: 1-0)Current Streak2 straight wins (1 straight win in the UFC)TrainingNoneChampionships HeldNone Strengths- elite athlete - former LSU fullback - does backflips in cage- very physically strong- knockout power- extremely accurate striker- well coached (Jackson's MMA)- still...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

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