WATCH: Cub Swanson Chapter Excerpt From 'In The Cold Distance'

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FloCombat Senior Editor Duane Finley has been road tripping for a long time.

The inaugural journey that went coast to coast sitting down with UFC and Bellator fighters eventually turned into the memoir titled 'In the Cold Distance.' For promotion of the book's upcoming Halloween release date Finley and cartoon bad boy Tommy Toe Hold teamed up to bring some of the stories from the book to life.

The video below details the writer's time in Palm Springs with UFC featherweight standout Cub Swanson. Enjoy.

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