Gerald Harris most certainly will take his one-pound allowance.
After spending the bulk of his career at middleweight, the UFC vet is scheduled to make his professional debut as a welterweight on Friday at Legacy Fighting Championships 11, which airs live on HDNet from Houston's Arena Theater. Strikeforce vet Mike Bronzoulis welcomes him.
"At this point, I'm going to switch roles," Harris told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "I feel like it's a new career."