Actually he very clearly is. He doesn't go for submissions unless they gift wrap it for him. He doesn't use GnP. All he does is transition viciously over and over again. Admittedly it is the most vicious transitioning I have ever seen but it's not actually doing anything other than making him look busy so the ref doesn't stand him because he really wants nothing to do with that whole scene.
That is pretty much the definition of a lay and prayer.
That is not dead which can eternal lie and withs strange aeons even death may die.