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#1 LALakersFan4Life

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Posted September 02, 2009 - 11:51 PM

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Jason David Frank, who was once a Mighty Morphin' Power Ranger, is now trying to use his super powers to turn into a mixed martial artist.

The former action star from the hit series "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" has officially made the move to mixed martial arts, and while training with UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard, he hopes to make his real fighting experience as successful as he did on television.

Frank is hoping to fight as soon as possible.

"I was supposed to fight in 2007, but it fell through. In truth, I've wanted to put the work in until I'm ready," Frank said in an interview from the Suckerpunch website. "I know I have a target on my back. Everyone is going to want to beat up the Green Ranger."

And this is the moment where I weep for MMA.

Frank may just turn into a great fighter, though it's doubtful considering that he is 35 and worried about signing a management team before trying to schedule a fight. But this just furthers the notion that MMA is a fad, and can be used as a publicity stunt for someone with a flailing career. Considering that Frank's last acting job was a 2007 direct-to-video film called, "The Junior Defenders," he clearly needs a career boost.

At the same time, the beauty of MMA is that there is no hiding in the cage. When pretenders have tried it out in the past, they've been shown the floor of the cage, very quickly. Right, Jose Canseco?


http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cagewriter/post/Mighty-Morphin-Power-Ranger-morphs-into-an-MMA-f?urn=mma,186758

#2 Michaelyumm

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 12:00 AM

AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

he was so kick [expletive] when green

#3 Maddocks

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 12:29 AM

black ranger too lol dino crisis

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#4 Domo

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 12:29 AM

This guy brings back a lot of memories, White Ranger was a beast!

#5 LA Forever

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 02:22 AM

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I still know how the tune goes...

#6 KobeDynasty

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 04:28 AM

Where's blue ranger?

He was my favorite back then.

LOL

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#7 lyk13

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 06:20 AM

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I still know how the tune goes...


Freak, I forgot....quite.

I love the White Ranger best...TOMMY FTW!!!!!




#8 5thDroog

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Posted September 03, 2009 - 06:32 AM

green ranger and white ranger... the best ranger in the power rangers franchise

#9 jse7en

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Posted October 23, 2009 - 10:46 AM

http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cagewriter/post/Mighty-Morphin-Power-Ranger-morphs-into-an-MMA-f?urn=mma,186758


damn, he's STILL hot :shifty:

Edited by jse7en, October 23, 2009 - 10:46 AM.





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