Randy Couture Talks James Toney on ESPN’s SportsCenter (Video)

Written by Tom Ngo
August 25th, 2010

UFC Legend Randy Couture

UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture appeared as a guest on this morning’s edition of ESPN’s SportsCenter.

Fighters typical never reveal details regarding their intricate game plans, however “The Natural” openly discussed his obvious strategy for his meeting with boxing legend James Toney this Saturday at UFC 118.

This is the epitome of a striker vs. grappler matchup. Couture is one of the best wrestlers the sport has ever seen, so we all know what the outcome will be if the 47-year-old is able to get his mitts around Toney and drag him to the canvas.

Toney fans would take the flip-side of that argument and say James has been an elite marksman for 25 years and Couture could end up unconscious before he gets close enough to attempt a takedown.

The Gambling Gods believe the prior, as Couture is a heavy 7-to-1 favorite to trounce the boxing legend:

Please click the media player below to watch Captain America’s interview:

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