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Stann leaves UFC for business opportunity with increased family time

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War hero, retired UFC middleweight, and now former color commentator for the UFC Brian Stann has announced a career change. The news came via his social network.
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Post #1   8/21/17 4:13:30PM   

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I wonder if WME/IMG gave him an ultimatum: leave or get fired. Or if the new brass was not what he had envisioned as far as progress for the sport goes?

Post #2   8/21/17 4:24:25PM   

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ugggh...sucks for us. I liked Stann a lot. Taking his statement at face value, working a full time job and travelling 26 weekends out of the year would be rough on the family.

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Post #3   8/21/17 4:57:13PM   

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Damn, he was one my favorite. First the Voice now him.

Post #4   8/21/17 6:48:52PM   

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i really liked Stann too, thought he was the least biased and most insightful of the commentators. This probably means we see more of that Grisham guy...he is awful

Post #5   8/21/17 11:56:20PM   

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I also enjoyed Stan's commentary. He helped explain moves from a gym perspective whereas Dom breaks it down more from a technical/planning perspective.

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Dom would be a great commentator. Maybe Rashad? Retire and do full-time commentating? Bring in Renallo!! All great options.

Post #7   8/22/17 1:26:54PM