MMA  > General MMA  > mLanzo...For all you Brock haters and his no respect comments
July 9, 2009, 11:27 AM
Lesnar, 31, could sell a fight ??? in this case, the main event of a milestone card that is expected to produce a mixed martial arts record of more than 1.3 million pay-per-view buys.

???I worked for the circus,??? Lesnar said of the WWE. ???For me, [the back-and-forth insults] is a chance for me to let some personality out because I don???t do it a lot. I???m a private guy, but if I want to add a little salt and pepper on every once in awhile, that???s fine with me.???

The insults are not just showmanship, though. Lesnar is an undeniably intimidating dude, with little patience for anything.

Part of his mystique comes from his physique ??? a 6-foot-3, 265-pound mountain of a body. ???I don???t exactly blend in with the crowd,??? he joked.

He lives deep in the Minnesota woods, where he lifts weights, drives around on tractors and emerges every so often to ???get in a fight.??? He abhors materialism and strives for simplicity. If it weren???t for hunting shows, he says he???d throw the family television out. If not a UFC star, he says he???d be a farmer.

He isn???t particularly jovial. On Wednesday, he was surrounded by lawyers and agents that take themselves way too seriously. He got shuffled about in a self-important manner that runs counter to the down-to-earth style of every other star in mixed martial arts. Everything around him seemed stressed.

Then to top it off, he???s liable to flash anger at any moment. He boasts that he has no respect for any opponent.

???I didn???t have any respect for Randy [Couture], I didn???t have any respect for Heath [Herring], I don???t have any respect for Frank,??? he said. ???There???s going to be a winner, there???s going to be a loser. As soon as you step in and have any respect for your opponent, I think you become the loser a hell of a lot sooner.???

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