Ed
Herman
21-9-0, 1NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 21-9-0, 1NC
Summary: Aggressive ground and pound, clinch fighting, wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: Short Fuse
From: Vancouver, WA USA
Fights Out Of: Fort Collins, CO USA
Age: 33
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
761
52% Successful
392
Types of Successful Strikes
0
392
28%
31%
42% Ground
108
120
164
Striking Defense
37
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
55
53% Successful
29
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
13
32
4
Takedown Defense
68
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Ed Herman
UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva
May 10, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Rafael Natal -- -- -- --
Loss
Ed Herman Nov 16, 2013
14 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Thales Leites 20 3 0 13
Win
Ed Herman Jul 27, 2013
73 2 1 2 R3 Decision - Split
Trevor Smith 87 1 1 0
Loss
Ronaldo Souza Jan 12, 2013
14 2 1 1 R1 Submission
Ed Herman 10 0 1 0
Jake Shields Aug 11, 2012
33 3 0 7 R3 Overturned
Ed Herman 21 1 0 0
Win
Ed Herman Feb 4, 2012
28 2 2 4 R2 Submission
Clifford Starks 16 0 0 0
Win
Ed Herman Aug 14, 2011
2 1 3 0 R1 Submission
Kyle Noke 12 1 0 1
Win
Ed Herman Jun 4, 2011
11 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Tim Credeur 11 0 0 0
Loss
Aaron Simpson Aug 29, 2009
25 3 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Ed Herman 7 0 0 0
Win
Ed Herman Apr 18, 2009
71 5 0 9 R3 Decision - Unanimous
David Loiseau 6 0 0 0
Loss
Alan Belcher Sep 17, 2008
54 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Ed Herman 43 5 2 6
Loss
Demian Maia Apr 19, 2008
15 1 3 3 R2 Submission
Ed Herman 15 1 0 0
Win
Ed Herman Nov 17, 2007
43 2 0 4 R3 KO/TKO
Joe Doerksen 9 1 3 1
Win
Ed Herman Jun 16, 2007
24 3 2 1 R2 Submission
Scott Smith 3 0 2 0
Win
Ed Herman Jan 25, 2007
5 1 1 1 R1 Submission
Chris Price 5 0 1 0
Loss
Jason MacDonald Oct 10, 2006
5 0 2 2 R1 Submission
Ed Herman 2 1 0 1
Kendall Grove Jun 24, 2006
25 0 6 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Ed Herman 33 5 2 4

Biography

TRAINING: Every day’s a little different, but I wake up, eat, go train, come home, eat, try to rest or nap, then back to train, eat, sleep, repeat. One day off.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
May of 2002. I always loved the sport my dad and friends got me in to it.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Sportfight light heavyweight title, ISKA middleweight title, Desert Brawl middleweight title, Ring Wars middleweight title.

Do you have any heroes?
My dad, Randy Couture, Dan Gable.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s an honor, and a long time coming.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
School of Hard Knocks, and I’m a graduate of the Team Quest instructors course.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Bouncer and bartender.

Accomplishments in amateur competition?
Desert Brawl middleweight title

Favorite grappling technique:
Physical domination

Favorite striking technique:
Elbows

•    Finalist on season three of TUF

•    10 of last 12 wins by KO or submission

•    Five of eight losses by submission (three of those by technical submission)

•    Holds non-UFC wins over Dave Menne, Nick Thompson, and Glover Teixeira

•    13 wins by submission, five by KO

•    Unbeaten in five of his last seven (4-2, 1 NC)  -  only loss was in Strikeforce to Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (Lsub1) on January 12, 2013

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