UFC President Dana WhiteDrug use and drug testing has long been one of the hottest topics in sports, and it’s only gotten hotter with the Lance Armstrong doping allegations in cycling.

But we’re talking MMA here, or trying to anyway, and it is still a hot button topic, especially if you tell UFC president Dana White that team sports like football and baseball do more to drug test their athletes than the UFC does under government regulation.

Check out a fired up Dana White talking about performance enhancing drugs, recreational drugs, and the severity of penalties for drug use in fighting vs. team sports…

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