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Ortiz, Liddell Stand by Non-Disclosure Agreements

Taking heat from fans for not exactly telling the truth, TUF 11 coaches Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell have taken to Twitter to explain themselves for falsely pushing the idea that they will fight each other at UFC 115.

Both fighters' defense for bending the truth were the requirement to sign non-disclosure agreements.

"I haven't lied to anyone," Ortiz wrote. "I was told not to say "Anything"! Having a chance to be sued for $5 million was not a chance I wanted to take. So watch TUF 11 and see what happens. I was just doing what I was told, for once. Sorry!"

Although he claims to have not lied to anyone, Joss Gross of SI.com would probably beg to differ.

During a conference call on March 29 to promote the season premiere of the show, Ortiz was mysteriously absent from the conference. However, Liddell was on the call to support the UFC's stance that the Ortiz fight will happen.

In a Twitter message Monday night, Liddell admitted that he wasn't truthful and said he "had no choice."

"I was pissed and have done as little interviews as I could since I knew," Liddell posted.