Antonio Rogerio NogueiraRashad Evans went into the UFC 156 bout with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira knowing full well that if he won in decisive fashion there was the distinct possibility that he might get a shot at middleweight champion Anderson Silva.

Nogueira didn’t exactly take kindly to that situation and used it as fuel to fire his motivation heading into the fight, which he eventually won.

Check out what Nogueira had to say at the UFC 156 post-fight press conference…

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