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Lessons learned from frustrating PFL run, Rex Harris says new approach will provide better results

Posted On: May 28, 2022   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

Two-time CFFC veteran Rex Harris had a taste of the big time, but the flavor ended up being quite bitter.
The heavy-handed middleweight was part of the PFL's debut season but was ultimately bounced from the quarterfinals of the promotion's inaugural playoffs by eventual $1 million winner Louis Taylor. The disappointing result capped off a 1-3 run in the promotion for the man known as “T” Rex.
“I didn't put my best foot forward in the PFL for a lot of different reasons,” Harris admits.
Following the setback, Harris decided to take some away from competition. He went nearly three years without taking a fight - but he wants to make it crystal clear that he wasn't unplugged from the sport during that stretch. Quite the opposite, in fact.
“I never take time off, so if you see that there's inactivity as far as actual fights, that doesn't mean that I'm on the sideline,” Harris said. “I don't take time off because I don't believe in taking time off. Even after this fight is done, I'll be back in the gym because...

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