Chael Sonnen Says CM Punk Has Considered Leaving WWE For MMA

CM Punk and Chael Sonnen

UFC'sChael Sonnen appeared on Lavar and Dukes on 106.7 The Fan DC on Thursday afternoon to promote his fight against Rasad Evans at UFC 167. Sonnen, who is friends with CM Punk, said the former 434-day WWE Champion has given MMA serious consideration.

Sonnen followed up by saying that he doesn't think Punk will do it but he's been the reverse of Brock Lesnar. Lesnar knew how to wrestle before he came to UFC, while Punk is learning how to fight and had visions of making the transition.

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