Originally written on MMA Manifesto  |  Last updated 10/31/14
Brian StannVitals6'1" 185 lbs (Middleweight)74" reach, OrthodoxSeptember 24, 1980Record12-4 (UFC: 6-3)Current Streak1 straight winTrainingBlue belt in Brazilian Jiu-JitsuBlack belt in Marine Corps Martial Arts ProgramChampionships HeldWEC Light Heavyweight Champion: 2008 (no successful title defenses)Strengths- very well coached (Team Jackson-Winklejohn)- heavy hands - knockout power- can outbrawl opponents- extremely physically strong- very athletic- good striking defense- very aggressive fighter- trains at altitude- good gas tank- good chinWeaknesses- susceptible to submissions- very inaccurate striker (lands well under 50% of his strikes)- no takedown ability- weak takedown defense- gets taken advantage of by strong wrestlers/grapplers- is a rather one-dimensional brawler- still green and inexperiencedSynopsisBrian Stann has made progress since undertaking mixed martial arts full-time, but he still has a ways to go before he can be considered a top contender.Click here to visit o...
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