Dominant lightweight who only lost 2 of his first 24 fights while competing in Strikeforce, EliteXC and King of the Cage.
He spent a year incarcerated after struggling with Methamphetamine use.
He won his sixth consecutive bout with a submission victory on March 30, 2013.
He has two children, Payton and Sam, with his fiance Josie.
He earned his 12th consecutive victory after applying a bulldog choke to Duane Ludwig on June 19, 2009.