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Coaching on Season 12 of "The Ultimate Fighter," the Ultimate Fighting Championship's reality series that airs on Spike TV, was kind of a reconnaissance mission for Josh Koscheck.
At the conclusion of the season, which premieres on Sept. 15 and features lightweight fighters vying for a UFC contract, Koscheck will challenge UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre for the title in the main event of a yet-to-be-announced pay-per-view card. So Koscheck took the opportunity while coaching against St. Pierre to learn a little more insight about the champion and, predictably, how to push his buttons.
It will be a classic good guy versus bad guy match for the belt, with the beloved St. Pierre risking his belt against perhaps the most hated man in the UFC this side of Chael Sonnen.
And so Koscheck, who almost never fails to say something if he thinks it will irritate an opponent, spent a lot of his time learning what makes St. Pierre tick.Read More »from Koscheck primed for TUF 12, GSP