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Brown upsets Faber for WEC featherweight title

Originally Published: November 6, 2008
By Joe Hall | Sherdog.com

Mike Brown was seen as a credible challenger, but few expected him to knock off WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber on Wednesday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

A 33-year-old product of American Top Team, Brown had built a solid 19-4 record and climbed the ranks gradually. Faber was said to be on a different level, though.

The first two minutes featured some clinch work and occasional strikes. Brown shot in deep on a double-leg against the cage for ...

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