Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is certainly excited about mixed martial arts coming to New York State.
The Niagara Falls native has been involved in the sport for years and says it's now safer and more popular than ever. 7 Eyewitness News reporter Matt Bove chats with the UFC star about what this means for Western New York and the sport.
Take a listen:
— Rashad Evans (@SugaRashadEvans) March 22, 2016