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Veteran Jackson still finding ways to improve his game

UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is convinced he was born to be a cage fighter.

Originally Published: July 4, 2008
By Ben Cohen | Special to ESPN.com

Quinton Jackson is something of a walking contradiction. The powerfully built UFC light heavyweight champion looks like a cross between Mr. T and Mike Tyson but acts like a cross between Will Ferrell and Will Smith.

In the ring, Jackson, who has a fearsome fighting instinct, is a potent blend of strength and technical skill. Outside of it, Jackson is funny, relaxed and surprisingly self-deprecating. His demeanor throughout news conferences, interviews and promotional tours makes him the ...

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