Rich Franklin prayed for power outage before first Anderson Silva fight

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  1. juddy96

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    watched the whole video , was a great watch. Rich is pure class.
     
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    Thanks for sharing, TS.

    Really enlightening stuff.
     
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    This is strange, I remember him saying he really underestimated Anderson Silva. Will watch nonetheless, interesting video.
     
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    Pure class for sure, and one of the smartest, best-spoken people ever to fight at a high level in the UFC.

    Also a super devout Christian, but you never hear him blab about it. He just quietly goes out and shows his faith through his actions. Even as a flint-hearted atheist, I can get behind a guy like that.
     
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    I see what you did there






    Or did I?
     
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    Awesome video. His speech was great and had a powerful finish.
     
  8. Big John

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    Well, his lights certainly got put out.
     
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    I wasn't being sarcastic. It's worth the watch.
     
  10. Boomb

    Boomb Hate the game, not the player.

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    Agreed.
     
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    This cnut.
     
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    He is the man, and as great as Silva's run has been, and as amazing as Silva has been to watch, part of me wonder what would have happened if Silva had never come to the UFC and what Franklin would have done then.
     
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    Good video.
     
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    Hespect.
     
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    Will always be a fan and best wishes for his juice business.
     
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    I really enjoyed the speech from Rich; I think he has a bright future in public speaking.
     
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    Rich has always been my favorite fighter. Pure class and all around nice guy. Loved the speach too.
     
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    Wow awesome video. Rich is the man. Thanks ts
     
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    Good video. Ace is pure class and one of the most down to earth fighters out there.
     

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