UFC lightweight T.J. Grant is a happy man these days. He hasn’t fought since May of 2013, when he stopped Gray Maynard with strikes at UFC 160. He never was able to take advantage of his promised title shot. Really, it’s not clear where his career is or what’s left of it after a concussion essentially derailed his entire fighting career.
According to Grant – now a father of two after his wife had another baby last week – that isn’t ideal, but maybe the way things have to be. He’s got other priorities that need attending to right now. Fighting, while he still loves it, just isn’t at the top of the list.
“Who knows, man? I did [this sport] a long time. I won’t say I’m still doing it currently. I’m not going to close the door on ever coming back to fight, but at this point I’m just taking care of myself and my family, first and foremost,” he said on Monday’s The MMA Hour.
“I did well in UFC. I wouldn’t say I made a lot of money. I was able to buy a house, buy another one. But at this point for me, where did ….View original article
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