It's been three years since UFC heavyweight contender Shane Carwin has competed without major pain.
The pinched nerves in his neck that brought his training to a standstill
this past fall are now repaired. He is a new man, or at least a newer
man. There are no major problems on the horizon - only the minor ones
that accompany everyone who steps inside the cage.
But he is also an incomplete man. He hasn't fought since UFC 116 this
past July, and he desperately misses the thrill of compe