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Size matters: Mir talks about Lesnar's bulk

Updated: June 30, 2009, 2:04 PM ET
By Jake Rossen

Talking with Steve Cofield this week, interim UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir insisted that opponent Brock Lesnar's size would be a liability in the fighters' July 11 unification bout.

"Honestly, I think big guys are easier to fight," Mir said. "They don't move as fast, they get tired quickly and they're not as technical."

That's true much -- but not all -- of the time. Lesnar showed no signs of fatigue during a three-round decision over Heath Herring in ...

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