Erik Perez UFC 150Erik Perez may not be a name that immediately comes to mind when fans think of UFC bantamweight contenders, but after Saturday night’s knockout performance at UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II at the Pepsi Center in Denver, that may soon change.

Training alongside the likes of Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Leonard “Bad Boy” Garcia, Perez can only become better as time goes by.

Check out what Erik Perez had to say about his 17-second knockout in this exclusive one-on-one interview with MMAWeekly.com’s Conner Cordova…



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