Demetrious Johnson Mighty Mouse UFC 126Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson made history at UFC 152 in Toronto on Saturday night… and he knows it.

This wasn’t by accident. Johnson had to fight his tournament bout against Ian McCall twice to make it to the title bout with Joseph Benavidez. And after 10 weeks of training for the fight, he knew well what was at stake.

Now, the first-ever UFC flyweight champion of the world talks about what it means to him to hold that title.

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