The brawl that broke out at the press event for Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier earlier this month marked a moment that mixed professional fighting with professional wrestling. Some fans of the sport frothed over the brawl and the hype burning up around the upcoming fight. Then, the pair of multidimensional pugilists took their fight to television, where both engaged in a vicious verbal sparring match on ESPN, between takes, when both thought they were not being taped and allowed some of their true colors to shine. Critics of the sport used the series of events to illustrate all things wrong with professional fighting. Defenders of mixed martial arts reacted by saying Jones and Cormier

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