Some of the most intriguing fights in MMA come before or after the scheduled brawl in the cage. The trash-talking. The threats. The mangled quotes, the awkward stares. The bicep flexes and even a few disturbing grunts.
No matter the promotion, it's usually a guarantee that the most entertaining moments of the shows will leak into the pre-fight press conferences (
In what was a baffling and undoubtedly rare moment for the media,
Because Nate had barely taken his seat in front of reporters at the post-fight press conference when his older brother
Nate abandoned the press conference as his brother shouted profanities at no one in particular, and together they took their rant into the hallway.
Yes, the notorious potty-mouthed pair struck again. Maybe this was Nick's way paying his family back for their feud with the Noons' at EliteXC on Showtime in June. All about reciprocities in the Diaz household.
The only real question Nate was asked (and actually answered without vulgarity), "Where does this put you in the lightweight division?"
His answer: "With a win over Josh Neer."
Thanks, Nate. Thanks so much. I think you're brother just flipped off some UFC staff in the corner. But that's nothing new.