UFC co-creator: Ronda Rousey is this generation's Tank Abbott By: Marc Raimondi, FOX Sports
"One is a bearded brawler with a beer gut. The other is a brash blonde with a bronze medal. But Tank Abbott and Ronda Rousey might have more in common than you think, according to UFC co-creator Campbell McLaren.
"McLaren, who started the UFC with Rorion Gracie and Art Davie in 1993, actually calls Rousey the 'new Tank Abbott,' because she has been able to draw a completely different kind of fan to MMA, the same way Abbott did in the 1990s."