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UFC's Rashad Evans talks MSU, death & Mr. T - Detroit Free Press

Carlos Monarrez, Detroit Free Press - Former Michigan State wrestler Rashad Evans rose to stardom on the Ultimate Fighting Championship circuit before stumbling when Lyoto Machida knocked him out in May in his first light-heavyweight title defense. Evans (18-1-1) begins his climb back when he faces Brazil's Thiago Silva (14-1) in the UFC 108 main event Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.