Lesnar does pro wrestling proud

November 17, 2008|By KEVIN ECK

Once touted as "The Next Big Thing" in pro wrestling, Brock Lesnar is now the big thing in mixed martial arts. I just finished watching the highlights of Lesnar's convincing victory over Randy Couture in Saturday night's UFC pay-per-view. Admittedly, I don't know a lot about MMA, but I know enough to be impressed by Lesnar pummeling a UFC legend to win the heavyweight title in just his fourth fight. With the victory, Lesnar, to my knowledge, became the only man to be both a world champion in a major wrestling organization and a UFC champion.

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