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How Ian “Uncle Creepy” McCall Got His Nickname


Ever wonder where some mixed martial arts and UFC fighters get their weird nicknames?  I mean, you’ve got “The Natural”, “Iceman”, “Rowdy”, “The Immortal” and “Cupcake”.  After watching any given MMA event one can be left wondering “where the hell do they come up with these nicknames?”.  Don’t worry, you’re not the only one wondering.

To shed some light on how these nicknames are given to fighters, we came across this interview with UFC’s Ian “Uncle Creepy” Mccall that talks about how he got his nickname.  Just a heads up, it is definitely no what you’d expect!