1. Cub Swanson Snubs Frankie Edgar: 'I Was Told My Fight Would Be for a Belt'

    Cub Swanson would love to fight Frankie Edgar if he had a UFC title around his waist. After retiring MMA legend BJ Penn at the The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, Edgar is reportedly interested in fighting Swanson in a No...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 7,858 reads 79 comments

  2. Cub Swanson or Frankie Edgar Could Receive Interim Title Shot If Aldo Can't Go

    The UFC 176 main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Chad Mendes is expected to be rescheduled for mid-October, as per Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 5 days ago 15,013 reads 119 comments

  3. Cub Swanson Proves Worthy of UFC Featherweight Title Shot, but Will It Come?

    For Cub Swanson , perhaps the sixth time will be the charm. Swanson ran his impressive Octagon win streak to an even half-dozen on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 44, outdueling the ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 15 days ago 9,016 reads 43 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 44: 3 Fights for Cub Swanson to Take Next

    On paper, Cub Swanson 's technical brilliance was supposed to carry him to victory over the tavern parking lot champion, Jeremy Stephens...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 5,041 reads 44 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 44: What We Learned from Swanson vs. Stephens

    With the fight seemingly up for grabs heading into the last round, fourth-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson turned it on to outlast the 11th-ranked Jeremy Stephens in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 on Saturday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 15 days ago 5,333 reads 5 comments

  6. Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    This Saturday will feature a dynamic showdown between featherweight standouts Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 17 days ago 2,636 reads 6 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 44 Weigh-in Results and Updates

    UFC Fight Night 44 hits San Antonio on Saturday with a quality fight card airing on Fox Sports 1. No. 4-ranked contender Cub Swanson meets No. 11-ranked Jeremy Stephens in the evening's main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 17 days ago 5,727 reads 6 comments

  8. Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens Both Hope to Bury Past, Build a Better Future

    Jeremy Stephens and Cub Swanson want to believe their stories are still being written. They both likely shudder to think they would be defined by moments past...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 17 days ago 4,537 reads 9 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 44: Swanson vs. Stephens Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions, More

    Whenever Cub Swanson fights, there's a chance for an explosive finish. He won't have to hunt down his opponent Saturday night, as Jeremy "Lil' Heathen" Stephens is never one to back down from a brawl...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 18 days ago 941 reads 1 comments

  10. Fight Night 44: The Rise to Meet Potential Shaped Cub Swanson into a Contender

    There is a reason Cub Swanson is smiling these days. While all fighters travel a path of resistance in order to reach elite-level status in MMA , the severity of the adversity faced along the way differs from athlete to athlete...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 26 days ago 6,449 reads 21 comments