1. Frankie Edgar Wants Jose Aldo Rematch at UFC on Fox 15 in Newark This April

    UFC featherweight contender Frankie "The Answer" Edgar believes he's earned another crack at champion Jose Aldo after one of the best performances of his career, and he wasn't shy about letting his bosses know how he feels...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 2 months ago 8,934 reads 80 comments

  2. Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson: What We Learned from Featherweight Tilt

    Frankie Edgar had all the answers for Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57. The stage was set on Saturday night at the Frank Erwin Center in the heart of Austin, Texas, for a featherweight showdown between top contenders Edgar and Swanson...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 2 months ago 17,150 reads 74 comments

  3. 3 Fights to Make for Cub Swanson Following Loss to Frankie Edgar

    Cub Swanson entered UFC Fight Night 57 with a title shot hanging in the balance, but as he tried to climb the ladder to claim his shot, Frankie Edgar was there to pull him back down...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 9,717 reads 22 comments

  4. Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC Fight Night 57 plays host to a top-three featherweight battle on Saturday night. No. 2-ranked contender Cub Swanson takes on No. 3-ranked Frankie Edgar with a potential title shot on the line...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 3,716 reads 8 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar, Swanson Still Hope to Choose Their Own Adventures

    The dense plot surrounding the UFC featherweight title got some clarifying edits last Saturday at UFC 180...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 4,705 reads 8 comments

  6. Frankie Edgar Angling to Keep Title Hopes Alive by Defeating Cub Swanson

    Frankie Edgar is no stranger to high-stakes fights. Over the past four years, the fighting pride of Toms River, New Jersey, has been scrapping it out with the best lightweight ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 2,556 reads 7 comments

  7. Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 57 is headlined by a Top Five featherweight tilt between No. 2-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson and No. 3-ranked Frankie Edgar . The stakes are high. The winner will be in line for a shot at Jose Aldo's featherweight championship belt.

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 9,123 reads 18 comments

  8. Cub Swanson: I'm Getting the Next Shot at Jose Aldo If I Beat Frankie Edgar

    Fight fans should at least consider pumping the brakes on a UFC featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, particularly because Cub Swanson is just one win away from a title shot...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 3 months ago 7,979 reads 44 comments

  9. Title Shot Situation Has Cub Swanson Fired Up Going into Bout with Frankie Edgar

    The past two years have been remarkable for Cub Swanson. The longest-tenured featherweight under the Zuffa banner has run the proverbial table, as he's found victory in all six of his bouts since January 2012...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 11,885 reads 46 comments

  10. Cub Swanson vs. Frankie Edgar Booked for UFC Fight Night 57 in November

    UFC Fight Night 57's main event is official, and it is a good one. Electrifying featherweights Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson will square off for five rounds on November 22 in Austin, Texas...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 14,524 reads 69 comments

  11. Cub Swanson Shouldn't Have to Fight Frankie Edgar...But It Makes Sense

    So, you're on a six-fight winning streak in one of the toughest divisions the UFC has to offer. You've defeated the division's fifth-, 10th-, 11th- and 14th-ranked fighters in the process...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 5 months ago 4,330 reads 32 comments

  12. 3 Fights for Dennis Bermudez to Take Next

    If there was any confusion over where Dennis Bermudez ranks in the featherweight division, the surging contender validated his status as a top-10 featherweight...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 6 months ago 6,416 reads 13 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 8,601 reads 80 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 15,565 reads 119 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 9,326 reads 40 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 5,252 reads 44 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 5,633 reads 5 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 2,811 reads 6 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 5,913 reads 6 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 4,675 reads 9 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 1,103 reads 1 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 6,592 reads 21 comments

  23. Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens Announced for June 28 UFC Fight Night Main Event

    Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens will fight in the main event at the June 28 UFC Fight Night event in San Antonio, Texas...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 months ago 6,130 reads 59 comments

  24. Chad Mendes vs. Cub Swanson Is the Right Decision for Featherweight Title Bout

    Jose Aldo successfully defended his UFC featherweight championship against Ricardo Lamas at UFC 169, and talk at the post-fight press conference immediately shifted to a potential lightweight title fight against Anthony Pettis...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 12 months ago 6,630 reads 37 comments

  25. Cub Swanson Wants Jose Aldo to Move Up and Challenge Himself at Lightweight

    Anthony Pettis and Jose Aldo were scheduled to fight at featherweight last year, but an injury to Pettis forced the bout to be cancelled...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 months ago 7,845 reads 45 comments