Counter-punch: Johnny Hendricks Takes a Bare Knuckle to his Legacy

Sitting down at my laptop the day before this column was due, I was bursting with ideas with what to write on. Johny Hendricks making a U-turn on his retirement to appear in World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation’s inaugural event was on the shortlist, as was B.J. Penn making his 37th Ultimate Fighting Championship comeback. But then USADA announced that Jon Jones would be cleared to return to the Octagon just in time for UFC 230, and I was officially split in too many different directions. So I decided to take a page out of fellow Sherdog columnist Ben Duffy’s book and weigh in on all of the above.

To use the immortal words of Mike Goldberg: HERE. WE. GO.

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