1. UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    With as many trips as the UFC is now making to Brazil (on a seemingly monthly basis), it would be easy for a few of these free televised fight cards to get lost in the shuffle. Rightly so...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 12,622 reads 16 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 36: Can Jacare Souza Leapfrog Lyoto Machida in MW Arms Race?

    It would certainly be no surprise if Lyoto Machida emerged from UFC Fight Night 36 with the next available middleweight title shot sewn up...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 11,210 reads 53 comments

  3. Daniel Cormier, Rashad Evans and the Cost of Fighting Friends

    Daniel Cormier met Rashad Evans during his senior year at Oklahoma State. Evans was a Michigan State wrestler, and his school dual meet against Cormier 's Oklahoma State team...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 13,213 reads 35 comments

  4. Jessica Eye's Biggest Mistake Wasn't Marijuana, It Was Not Coming Clean

    In retrospect, perhaps we should’ ve known things weren ’t going to end well for Jessica Eye when she deleted her Twitter account...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 15,822 reads 73 comments

  5. UFC's Superfight Craze Doesn't Stay 'Dead' for Long

    To understand the depth of MMA ’s current obsession with interdivisional superfights , it’s important to remember that Johny Hendricks isn ’t even UFC welterweight champion yet...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 11,913 reads 39 comments

  6. Jon Jones Doesn't See Eye to Eye with the UFC, and That May Cost the UFC Dearly

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is a marketable star. You won't find any MMA -centric brands adorning Jones when he walks out for fight night...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 68,159 reads 220 comments

  7. Playing the Heel a Calculated Effort from Wrestling Legend Ben Askren

    LAS VEGAS—Ben Askren , once and perhaps future free-agent welterweight, sits near a waterfall in the massive Venetian casino...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 10,338 reads 48 comments

  8. Brock Lesnar Call-out Shows Alistair Overeem Still Not in Tune with UFC Audience

    We’ve known for years that Alistair Overeem marches to the beat of his own electronic dance music...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 31,621 reads 84 comments

  9. John Lineker's Weighty Issues Can Be Fixed with Easy Solutions

    Despite missing weight for two of his last three bouts—and needing an extra hour to make weight in the third—UFC flyweight John Lineker has no plans to move back up to bantamweight...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 5,200 reads 12 comments

  10. Anthony Johnson Gets Rare Second Chance to Throw His Weight Around in UFC

    Here is Anthony Johnson ’s chance to make an impact. The fighter whose name was once synonymous with failed weigh-ins is back as of Tuesday morning, and he's booked ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 25,245 reads 34 comments

  11. Vacating Title to Fight Injured Anthony Pettis Would Be Risky Move for Jose Aldo

    It took UFC President Dana White all of about four minutes on Saturday to negotiate terms for a superfight between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and lightweight champ Anthony Pettis ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 14,276 reads 53 comments

  12. Jose Aldo's Move to Lightweight Could Cement Him as Greatest Fighter in History

    There was a moment, roughly halfway through Jose Aldo's thoroughly brilliant and yet somehow uninspiring victory over Ricardo Lamas at UFC 169, when the longtime featherweight kingpin's murky future suddenly became quite clear...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 9,557 reads 70 comments

  13. UFC 169 One for the Record Books but Nothing to Write Home About

    This was not one to tell your grandkids about. I mean, unless your grandkids want to grow up to be ringside officials...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 10,202 reads 41 comments

  14. UFC 169: Featherweight King Jose Aldo Looking Forward to Bout with Ricardo Lamas

    The numbers are beginning to pile up for featherweight champion Jose Aldo . The reigning 145-pound king has defeated the last 16 men who have stood across from him inside the cage, and the majority of them have been disposed of in brutal fashion...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 3,070 reads 4 comments

  15. UFC 169: For Jose Aldo, Is Being the Best Featherweight on Earth Good Enough?

    To fully appreciate Jose Aldo , you had to see him in the WEC. As he prepares to meet heavy underdog Ricardo Lamas on Saturday at UFC 169 , while rumors of a summer superfight ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 6,167 reads 29 comments

  16. Renan Barao: Finally 'Undisputed' and Ready to Start His Legacy at UFC 169

    Saturday night originally presented an opportunity that Renan Barao had been waiting over a year to see come to light...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 4,231 reads 19 comments

  17. As Alistair Overeem Faces Must-Win Bout, Fans Wonder Which 'Reem' Will Show Up

    On the heels of back-to-back losses and sporting a 1-2 promotional record, Saturday’s showdown with Frank Mir at UFC 169 likely represents Alistair Overeem ’s last chance in the Octagon...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 16,111 reads 58 comments

  18. Dana White Joins Doctors in Denouncing TRT, Now Let's Hope the Hardline Sticks

    When the day comes that testosterone replacement therapy is finally, mercifully banned in MMA , we may well look back on this week as a tipping point...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 10,818 reads 85 comments

  19. UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber 2 Fight Card Betting Odds & Predictions

    UFC 169 takes place this Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey. Or perhaps it will take place Sunday night in Newark; that will only happen if the Super Bowl is moved to Saturday due to bad weather...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 12,372 reads 11 comments

  20. Josh Thomson Faces Fighting's Toughest Decision After Loss to Benson Henderson

    This is something I don’t normally say, but I think it would be a shame if Josh Thomson never fought again after losing to Benson Henderson on Saturday at UFC on Fox 10 ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 6,100 reads 19 comments

  21. Alex Caceres Steals Show at UFC on Fox 10, Continues to Shine at Bantamweight

    There may not have been a ton of buzz surrounding Alex Caceres heading into his bout with Sergio Pettis at UFC on Fox 10 , but "Bruce Leeroy" gave the MMA world plenty to talk about in the aftermath of the event...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 5,178 reads 23 comments

  22. Benson Henderson Remains UFC's Most Frustrating Star After Edging Josh Thomson

    Benson Henderson won’t go quietly. The former lightweight champion’s split-decision victory over Josh Thomson on Saturday kept him comfortably ensconced among the ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 24,603 reads 136 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 10: What We Learned from Benson Henderson vs. Josh Thomson

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship's return to Chicago was initially met without much fanfare. On paper, the card couldn't hold its own when held up next to the UFC's previous two Fox Chicago installments...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 14,122 reads 87 comments

  24. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC on Fox 10

    The weather outside of the United Center may have been blistering cold, but the action inside was anything but as the Octagon returned to Chicago for UFC on Fox 10 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 6,170 reads 3 comments

  25. Adriano Martins Eager to Capitalize on Big Opportunity Against Donald Cerrone

    CHICAGO—Fight week is a unique scenario for the competitors involved on a UFC card. As the clocks ticks down closer to show time, the anticipation for the work to be done builds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 2,674 reads 2 comments