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Knee injury forces Cote to quit against Silva

Originally Published: October 26, 2008
By Loretta Hunt | Sherdog.com

Though Anderson Silva wasn't the heat-guided missile that fans have come to love, the UFC middleweight champion emerged with his crown Saturday in the main event at UFC 90 in Rosemont, Ill., after a freak knee injury took out opponent Patrick Cote in the opening seconds of the third round.

Based on Silva's brutal body of work -- which includes a pair of dominating victories over former champ Rich Franklin and another to two-time Pride titleholder Dan Henderson to pepper performances like ...

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