Scott Coker speaks out against UFC’s outfitting deal with Reebok: it “baffles me

The UFC has received a tremendous amount of criticism for its athlete outfitting deal with Reebok over the years.

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The financial hit that many fighters have felt since the UFC’s deal with Reebok launched has caused a significant exodus of talent from the UFC to Bellator, where fighters are allowed to work with their own sponsors. Fighters such as Matt Mitrione, Ryan Bader and Rory MacDonald have all made the jump, and Bellator President Scott Coker believes the Reebok deal is a significant contributing factor to this trend.