In a piece filmed recently for Roots of Fight (which should supplant the all-over, foil-print, skull and crossbones MMA wear that has somehow become the uniform of the sport), MMA legend Bas Rutten explains how he came around from thinking that real men only stand up and fight to realizing how effective and manly the ground game really is.
Check it out below, and visit RootsofFight.com for your next MMA t-shirt purchase. Please, it's time to change the status quo here.
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