Dave Herman out due to failed drug test

source: mmajunkie.com

Wednesday, UFC officials announced that a heavyweight bout between Herman and Mike Russow had been pulled from the Oct. 8 UFC 136 card.

Herman subsequently told Clinch Gear Radio that a failed drug test due to marijuana is to blame.

"Basically, I failed my drug test," said Herman. "I went in to get in my drug test (on Sept. 15), and a week later, they called me and told me they lost my urine specimen. I had to come in and redo it. That was last week. I went back in that day. And they told me I failed."

Herman denies usage. "I said, 'That's impossible .. I don't even smoke. ... I haven't even had a beer in two months."

Herman said he's getting conflicting stories from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, the state body regulating the event, which takes place at Houston's Toyota Center. Now, Herman said, they're claiming the first sample wasn't lost.

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9/29/11 11:38 PM by K-Dub-"T"

 "Basically, I failed my drug test," Herman, who's now training with Team Quest, told the radio show.  Well, well, well,............   sounds like at the very least he's been hanging with the Law... http://www.bloodyelbow.com/2011/3/9/2039999/matt-lindlands-reefer-madness-former-ufc-star-sued-for-stealing

Dr Dale Doback site profile image  

9/29/11 11:36 PM by Dr Dale Doback

 very professional

AC Slater site profile image  

9/29/11 11:35 PM by AC Slater

I smoked weed once and punched out a pregnant woman.The dope must be stopped.

TopGrinder site profile image  

9/29/11 11:34 PM by TopGrinder

 I am an actual housecat. After i take a bong hit i SWEAR ican type in english for 60 secmeow meow meow meow meow

Ayk07 site profile image  

9/29/11 9:22 PM by Ayk07

Can't spell for shit today, diaz and bj penn know the secret thought.

Ayk07 site profile image  

9/29/11 9:21 PM by Ayk07

Legalize pot and straighten the fucking athletic commission out. A bunch if momos

My2cents site profile image  

9/29/11 9:15 PM by My2cents

I think you mean "couldn't care less", yes?

MattBenwa site profile image  

9/29/11 6:02 PM by MattBenwa

Curious as to the UFC's position on this.

bigD13B site profile image  

9/29/11 6:01 PM by bigD13B

Yeah seriously!!! Can't fuck with someone's career and reputation for a juicy headline.

Dr Schopenhauer site profile image  

9/29/11 3:01 PM by Dr Schopenhauer

Same here, except he lived off dehydrated milk and oatmeal.