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OSP on Verge of UFC Breakthrough

Former Vol on verge of UFC breakthrough
By John Morgan, USA TODAY Sports

"Five years ago, Ovince Saint Preux was a 26-year-old former football player looking for a new career. At just 3-4 after his first seven fights, it didn't necessarily seem like mixed martial arts was the right choice.

"Those around him knew otherwise, as they saw the raw potential Saint Preux possessed and told him that with the right work ethic, he could one day easily achieve the highest rank in the sport: Ultimate Fighting Championship title holder."

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