Aggressive striker; light heavyweight and middleweight; competitor in Strikeforce who appeared on Spike TV's "The Ultimate Fighter 7."
He graduated from Wheeler High School in 2005, where he competed in baseball, basketball, football, and swimming.
He studied psychology at the University of Georgia.
He grew up in Marietta, Georgia.
Former light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin chose Yarbrough to be on his team in "The Ultimate Fighter 7."