Greg Hardy was a promising NFL prospect until domestic abuse charges surfaced and he was found guilty. He was sentenced to 18 months probation and suspended from the NFL for 10 games. All charges were dropped when the accuser failed to appear in court to testify. Still, the damage was done and Hardy’s NFL career was spiraling. Dana White gave Greg a chance to prove himself on the Contender series and he didn’t disappoint with a :42 KO win. He received a contract offer and is no officially a UFC fighter. He spoke with TMZ about proving he’s a changed man and to discuss how excited he is for the opportunity.
Week 8 of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contenders Series takes place this evening from Las Vegas. Former NFL star Greg Hardy returns in the main event to take on North Carolina’s Tebaris Gordon in a heavyweight showdown. Clarksville, Tennessee featherweight standout Jacob Kilburn gets his shot at a UFC contract as he takes on MMA … Read more