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Brocktober ends with a thud, Shields, more

Updated: October 25, 2010, 9:37 AM ET
By Jake Rossen

Brock Lesnar's fame before entering the UFC brought him a considerable amount of money and opportunity. It also brought some unrealistic expectations for a man with only six professional fights to his name.

Lesnar, 4-1 since his 2008 UFC debut, looked uncomfortable from the outset against contender Cain Velasquez on Saturday, getting into desperate punching exchanges and eventually suffering damage to the point that referee Herb Dean stopped the bout. His sole trump card -- takedown ...

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