No change in store for well-rounded Roy

Originally Published: May 24, 2011
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- When Rashad Evans met Roy Nelson on the set of the reality series "The Ultimate Fighter" in the summer of 2009, he wasn't sure what to think.

Thing is, he knew who Nelson was. He wasn't the average TUF contestant with a 3-1 record who had turned pro a year before. Nelson was a reigning heavyweight champion in the International Fight League and had been fighting professionally since 2004.

But the man who extended a hand to him that day didn't appear ...

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