MMA vet, Jeff Monson in talks with Strikeforce, moving to light heavyweight

Former UFC heavyweight title contender, Jeff Monson has revealed he is in talks with California based MMA promotion, Strikeforce, adding he is cutting down to light heavyweight and wants to win a title at 205.

Monson, speaking via, said:

“I’m just getting fights right now. My goal is to win the UFC title, or the Strikeforce title at 205. I’m currently in process of cutting down to light heavyweight … I’m currently 230. So I need to cut 25 pounds. It’s not a big deal for me, and I’m actually used to it from the days when I wrestled in the college … We’ve been talking to Strikeforce. So it’s just a matter of signing a contract and getting an opponent. Nothing is signed yet. But when the fight’s right and the negotiations are right, we’ll go from there.”

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