Jiu-Jitsu black belt who had a year-long reign as the UFC Heavyweight Champion in 1999.
He was a two-time NCAA Division I Wrestling Champion at Ohio State University.
He earned the Upset of the Year against Mirko Filipovic in 2004.
He married his second wife and publicist Elizabeth Broglia on April 25, 2009; he had three children: Calvin, Jasmine, and Santino.
He was knocked out by Quinton Jackson at Pride 25.