UFC's White addresses roster cuts
The Ultimate Fighting Championship has made several cuts from its fighter roster in recent months including
"It's nothing abnormal at all," White told the media via a UFC 84 pre-fight conference call. "At the end of the day, the UFC, like I say all the time, it's the place where all the best fighters in the world fight. And after you lose a few, or whatever, you have to go back down and get some wins and come back.
"The guys who are really dedicated to this sport, and they make the cut, they go and get more wins under their belt and end up coming back."
He explained, "I can't keep everybody under contract because the way that we do our contracts, depending if you're one of our big stars, we'll have you locked up for six or eight fights, or whatever it might be. They're under long-term contracts.
"Other guys that are trying to make their way up to be
The UFC roster is a revolving door where those who stay have to prove their self-worth when the Octagon door closes.