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UFC Quick Quote: Frank Mir would crush Brock Lesnar

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"I think I would crush [Lesnar] standing up now. I think that on the ground and stuff, I've worked with Ricky Lundell and stuff a lot and learned how to nullify the wrestling. I wrestled three rounds with Daniel Cormier who's an Olympic level wrestler and he had a difficult time taking me down. I think that Lesnar would really have to throw caution to the wind and really rush through and I don't think that he's gotten any better at wanting to take punches. The jab-hook combination that I landed on Bigfoot would have floored him too. And then ground and pound I threw on him, to Bigfoot, I think that the same thing that happened with [Lesnar] and Velasquez, when he finally hit his back, screaming for the fight to be stopped. I just don't know that he'd have time to scream with me."

Look who's brimming with confidence after snapping a four-fight losing streak. Yup, it's former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight kingpin Frank Mir (via The Fight Corner), who was so impressed with his knockout win over Antonio Silva last weekend in Brazil (watch it), that he's convinced the same fate awaits current WWE champ and former 265-pound nemesis Brock Lesnar, who may be headed back to the Octagon in just a few weeks. Mir and Lesnar are split at one win apiece and considering both fighters are not in title contention, it's a match up that makes sense for all concerned. Naturally, it's a moot point if Lesnar -- all patched up and back on his saddle -- decides to finish up his career in the land of make believe. Anyone disagree with Mir's assessment?

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