VIDEO | #TBT 400 lb. Butterbean KOs James Thompson in MMA bout

March 3, 2016 11:06 am by Russell Ess

Check out this Throwback Thursday clip of Eric “Butterbean” Esch take on James Thompson is an MMA match in Cage Rage back in 2007.

Butterbean is a heavyweight fighter that started as a professional boxer, and then moved on to other martial arts including kickboxing, mixed martial arts, and even getting his share of matches as a professional wrestler.

James “The Colossus” Thompson is a mixed martial arts veteran that has fought for a long list of MMA promotions including Bellator MMA, RIZIN, Strikeforce, PRIDE and EliteXC.

Enjoy this classic video above of the two big competitors get at each other.


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