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Griffin stirs Sherdog P4P rankings with win over Jackson

"Ultimate Fighter" winner. Light heavyweight champion. Pound-for-pound entrant. Forrest Griffin's stirring win over Quinton Jackson at UFC 86 catapults him into MMA's spotlight, as well as into Sherdog's pound-for-pound rankings.

Originally Published: July 12, 2008
By Sherdog.com

An update to the sport's pound-for-pound outlook was not expected before last weekend. Forrest Griffin changed that.

Quinton Jackson, courtesy of wins over former pound-for-pound entrants Chuck Liddell and Dan Henderson, had cemented himself as the top fighter in arguably MMA's top division and as one of the foremost fighters in the sport. However, it was Griffin who walked out the UFC champion last Saturday night in Las Vegas, and courtesy of enormous back-to-back wins over both Mauricio ...

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