What was Josh Barnett like as UFC champ?

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  1. RawHawg

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    I am just now watching his old fight against Big Country. Buffer announced Josh as the former UFC heavyweight champion. I admit that I never knew he was champion. What was his championship reign like? Thank you
     
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    Short-lived
     
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    Came to say this verbatim.
     
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    It was short and dishonorable, to be honest.
     
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    Was way larger than Couture and roided up and still almost lost that fight.
     
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    About as good as his fight with Fedor
     
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    He was never champ. He got caught rudi g after the fight and was stripped. Should have never counted as winning g the title.
     
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    His Metamoris title lives on
     
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    on steroids?
     
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    In one word: doughy
     
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    He used 2 say that he was still the champ, long after...
     
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    He was a good poster here.
     
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    Haha Josh Barnett, didn't he get beat by Cro Cop like 3 times?
     
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    Lol. It's just funny to ask if you don't know
     
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    he popped after the fight so he wasnt champ for long

    pretty forgettable, people seem to remember sylvia, arlovski, and coutures reign as champ before they remember barnetts
     

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