What fighters truly dedicate their life to the sport?

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  1. Stranger Come Knocking

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    Who knows? Who cares?

    It’s more impressive when someone can party, not be fully dedicated and still win.
     
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    It's really hard to say what any of these guys do in their down time

    Conor certainly look like he gave it all in the beginning of his career
     
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    He must be really good at showing sanda floor.
     
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    The ones who get CTE and can't compete without PEDS. Also the ones that dieded.
     
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    Gary Goodridge :(
    And Krimbo
     
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    I give props for the dudes that hold down a real job, and are able to compete against even beat guys that just rely on fight pay to live/pay bills.

    Not sure how many hours Stipe is putting down a week/month but he has a job and isnt relying UFC to cover his retirement or families insurance.
     
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    Dude made his house into a gym that harbors other fighters
     
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    Khabib
     
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    Not sure why, but the first person to enter my mind was Shogun.

    Then Hunt.
     
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    Basically anyone who is a long term pro I'd say.
     
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    So youre saying like the opposite of Cowboy Cerrone?
     
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    Randy Couture... Pioneer... Two Division Champion. Lot of people in the sport because of him.
     
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    Nick has made it explicitly clear that he is more committed to marijuana than to MMA.
     
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    So, Brock Lesnar.
     
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    Depends on your point of view. Most people work jobs they hate and die with so many regrets. Gaethje seems like the type who'd prefer CTE in the future over dying with regrets. But who knows.
     
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    Weuylf Life is Hard

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    If that's what someone truly wants to do and dedicate all their being to it, more power to them. Everyone finds fullfilment in different things in life. MMA isn't the safest job but to each their own.
     
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    Jones is so dedicated he sleeps under the cage
     
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