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Fear a motivating factor for Griffin

Originally Published: January 31, 2011
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- After more than a year off due to injury, Forrest Griffin will return to the Octagon on Saturday for a light heavyweight fight against Rich Franklin at UFC 126.

Afterward, win or lose, Griffin says he's planning something that could change his career. At 31, Griffin's best years as a fighter aren't behind him, but he admits he's peaked in a different way.

For years, he's surrounded himself with some of the best coaches in every facet of the game. What he's ...

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