Hmm... kind of but not really.
He wasn't the same after the diverticulitis. Not that I think he would have held on to that title for much longer but he clearly never fully recovered from his disease. Retiring was probably the best decision for him.
Originally Posted by Liddellianenko
I do. Dude had a personality, and not in the typical WWE way which a lot of people hate him for but others like Sonnen are actually more guilty of.
Was also a great fighter and achieved so much for having so little experience.
This. I miss him.