This quote pretty much sums up what’s wrong with the IFL:
Pop quiz: someone name a professional sports team that doesn’t focus major attention on its star players? Ready for the answer? There isn’t one. No matter if its baseball, football, basketball, soccer, or even cricket, even leagues with teams highlight their star players and use their presence and playing time as a recruiting tool for live attendance, merchandise sales, and every other marketing effort.
In a sport as individualized as MMA, to not do this is a surefire recipe for failure. The IFL needs to fix this immediately.
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