Since his last defeat, Dana White has noted how he thought it was time for Hughes to call it a career.
"He's with us forever, anyway," said White on MMA Junkie. "Hughes is one of our guys. He's not going anywhere. He can keep the door open forever."
Hughes' is currently on a two fight losing streak, both of which occurred in the first round. He last competed over a year ago in September 2011.
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