Lightweight whose focus on reel coatings and back-and-forth battles have earned him greater than a dozen efficiency bonuses within the UFC. He was an associate of THE BEST Fighter 5, where he was removed in the semifinals. He began fighting as an amateur in 2002 and worked well like a network administrator early in his profession. He produced his UFC debut at UFC 63 in 2006. He includes a level in computer technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology. His 2012 battle with Jamie Varner was called Fight of the entire year at the Globe MMA Honours. He includes a son along with his wife Katie. His sibling Dan in addition has fought in the UFC. Nate Diaz earned time of year five of THE BEST Fighter.