81. The Rise of Kimbo Slice

Date: 2003-2008
Key Players: Kimbo Slice, backyard fighter
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Before he became the laughing stock of the MMA world, street fighter Slice was a bigger internet star than the hipster grifter. With a Rick Ross beard, questionable chest hair, and a penchant for savaging opponents with bumpy knuckles, people couldn't wait to see this dude get into a ring.

YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
Before getting into fighting, Kimbo was a bouncer and security guard for the porn company Reality Kings.