"Rumble" may have made a fantastic return to the octagon, but he is not considering a potential move to heavyweight in the UFC.
Anthony Johnson earned the biggest win of his career to date when he dominated Phil Davis en route to a unanimous decision at UFC 172. The victory extended his streak to seven consecutive wins, stretching back to a submission loss to Vitor Belfort back at UFC 142.
During his stint outside of the promotion, Johnson fought his last two fights before Phil Davis at heavyweight, defeating former UFC champ Andre Arlovski via unanimous decision, while later picking up a first round KO against Mike Kyle at WSOF 8.
When asked if he would consider taking heavyweight fights again, Johnson made it clear that he has no intention of facing anyone from that division in the UFC.
"I'm going to stay with the medium sized guys at 205lb. Those heavyweights are just too big for me."
While Johnson now holds a victory over the No. 4 ranked light heavyweight, he stated last night that he thinks he still has a lot of work to do before he becomes a contender for Jon Jones' title.