Originally Posted by wavetar
He was crazy to turn down a 4 fight contract extension, even if it didn't pay what he thought he was worth. Other than how he looks physically, I've never been overly impressed by Kongo...way too one dimensional and with a mediocre chin to boot. He may get to fight for a title in another org, but I don't believe he was ever a legit contender in the UFC.
Agreed. He was always terrible on the ground, decent standing (and nearly always gave knees to the balls). He looked like a beast, but that only gets you so far.