1. Fantasy UFC 175 Fight Card: Combining Multiple UFC Events into 1 Big PPV

    The UFC, in its ever-increasing attempts at expanding its brand around the globe, is running a lot of shows. This is an unarguable point. Whether or not you believe it is running too many events comes down to your own personal preference...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 6,254 reads 7 comments

  2. The State of the UFC Light Heavyweight Division

    We've taken a look at the UFC's heavyweight , lightweight and welterweight divisions. Today, we move down to what has historically been considered the UFC's marquee division: the light heavyweights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 7,737 reads 12 comments

  3. Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna Try to Stay in the Game at UFC Fight Night 43

    Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna will make a piece of inauspicious history on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 43. According to statistical wizard Mike Bohn at MMAJunkie .com , Te Huna vs...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 5,512 reads 13 comments

  4. The State of the UFC Heavyweight Division

    We've already taken a look at the state of the UFC's welterweight and lightweight divisions. Today, we turn our eyes to the big boys in the heavyweight division...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 24,986 reads 88 comments

  5. UFC 175 Debacle Shows Surprise Testing Is Still Best Weapon in War Against PEDs

    Last week’s Nevada State Athletic Commission meeting didn ’t quite turn out to be the star-studded circus we all expected. Unfortunately, even this card was subject to change...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 8,432 reads 39 comments

  6. The State of the UFC Lightweight Division

    The UFC's Lightweight Championship has been on ice for nearly a year due to recurring injuries suffered by champ Anthony Pettis , and it could be another year before anyone not named Gilbert Melendez earns a title shot...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 21,772 reads 56 comments

  7. Scott Coker's '1st Day on the Job' Gives His Bellator Reboot a Familiar Feel

    They didn't hire him for his conference calls, that’s for sure. Scott Coker was suddenly back in our lives on Wednesday, re-emerging as one of MMA ’s most influential ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 11,915 reads 26 comments

  8. Sonnen Suspended, Silva Explains His Side of the Story at NAC Meeting

    Retired mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen was handed a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday, and a hearing will be held on a future date to determine his official punishment...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 49,224 reads 113 comments

  9. Demetrious Johnson Looks Unbeatable, but Challenges Still Abound for UFC Champ

    Demetrious Johnson did it again on Saturday at UFC 174, leaving yet another highly ranked challenger choking on his exhaust fumes with astonishing ease...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 7,610 reads 28 comments

  10. The State of the UFC Welterweight Division

    Georges St-Pierre's decision to walk away from the Ultimate Fighting Championship may have been met with groans from fans and from the halls of the UFC's office. But for the rest of the fighters inhabiting the division, it has been a blessing...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 18,104 reads 68 comments

  11. Demetrious Johnson's Flawless Victory over Ali Bagautinov Can't Save UFC 174

    Demetrious Johnson was pretty close to flawless on Saturday in his destruction of Ali Bagautinov. The champ swept Bagautinov on all three scorecards at UFC 174 , looking so ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 18,960 reads 86 comments

  12. Tyron Woodley: 'I Should Be the UFC Champion This Year'

    A year ago, Tyron Woodley sat at a table across from me at a hotel in freezing Montreal. One month prior, Woodley had made his UFC debut. It was an emphatic one...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 9,267 reads 135 comments

  13. Chael Sonnen's Retirement Ends UFC's Most Unlikely & Controversial Success Story

    If there’s one thing about Chael Sonnen ’s 17-year MMA career that everyone can agree on, it’s that he got results. The rest? That’s kind of a gray area...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 24,222 reads 79 comments

  14. Demetrious Johnson Casts Eye Toward Future, Still Has Things to Prove at 125

    Demetrious Johnson is an avid gamer, and so it is a little upsetting for him that the Electronic Entertainment Expo—or E3, in the parlance of those who follow such things—is ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 4,782 reads 10 comments

  15. Chael Sonnen's Gift of Gab Betrays Him During Explanation of Failed Drug Test

    Chael Sonnen went on Fox Sports 1 on Tuesday afternoon and talked. Boy, did he talk. Just talked and talked...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 17,972 reads 150 comments

  16. Vitor Belfort's Licensing Chances Anyone's Guess After Positive Test Confirmed

    Somewhere, PT Barnum must be smiling. The saga of Vitor Belfort reached the circus-sideshow stratosphere last week, with the embattled fighter finally releasing the results ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 11,923 reads 54 comments

  17. Johnson vs. Bagautinov: Complete Guide to UFC 174 Fight Card

    It has been three years, nearly to the day, since the Ultimate Fighting Championship and its one-Octagon circus last rolled into Vancouver...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 13,389 reads 34 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 42 Results: Ben Henderson Picks Perfect Time to Leave No Doubt

    Benson Henderson was wise to handle all his own business on Saturday against Rustam Khabilov. This was the wrong night to leave anything to chance...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 26,567 reads 82 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 42: Russian Accents, Fishhooks and the Worst Decision Ever

    There is something in the air in Albuquerque, or perhaps it is in the water. Or perhaps it is nowhere at all. The popularity of the AMC show "Breaking Bad" led to scores of jokes about the Albuquerque desert...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 18,437 reads 123 comments

  20. Two Brothers

    Jeff and Barry Meyer grew up in one of the nice parts of Chicago, where money begat nice shopping malls and nice schools and nice kids wearing nice clothes. They were karate kids...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 3,473 reads 2 comments

  21. A Man Apart: Benson Henderson Needs to Do Something Special to Rejoin Title Hunt

    At first glance, Rustam Khabilov seems like a weird matchup for Benson Henderson . Given Henderson’s status as the UFC’s No...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 9,294 reads 55 comments

  22. Jon Jones Latest in Long List of Stars to Publicly Clash with UFC Brass

    The marriage between the UFC and its biggest stars has never been perfect. Jon Jones took his turn proving that point (again) on Monday, after Dana White needlessly put the light ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 20,700 reads 149 comments

  23. Jon Jones Hasn't Signed to Fight Alexander Gustafsson; Should Fans Be Worried?

    Very few people seem to know for sure where things stand between the UFC and Jon Jones at the moment. Those who do? They aren ’t talking...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 12,830 reads 54 comments

  24. The Dude Abides: Stipe Miocic Shuts Down Fabio Maldonado, Ends UFC Marathon

    Stipe Miocic gave UFC fans exactly what they wanted on Saturday against Fabio Maldonado. Mostly, what they wanted was to go to bed...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 21,394 reads 37 comments

  25. TJ Dillashaw on UFC 173 Win, Cruz, Faber and Return to the Octagon

    Last week, I followed TJ Dillashaw as he prepared for his UFC 173 bout against Renan Barao. He was one of the biggest underdogs ever to participate in a championship bout, and ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 13,520 reads 24 comments