1. Gilbert Melendez vs. Anthony Pettis: What We Learned from the Title Fight

    After nearly a year of waiting for it to go down, UFC 181 allowed Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez to settle their score in the Octagon...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 14 days ago 7,351 reads 10 comments

  2. Browne vs. Schaub: What We Learned from the UFC 181 Heavyweight Tilt

    Travis "Hapa" Browne took care of Brendan "Big Brown" Schaub at UFC 181 Saturday evening, and it didn't even look difficult for him...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 14 days ago 10,022 reads 24 comments

  3. Twitter Reacts as CM Punk Announces UFC Signing

    CM Punk is coming to the UFC, and Twitter exploded following the news. Phil Brooks (his real name) officially inked a deal with the UFC, and the announcement came on the UFC 181 broadcast on Saturday night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 27,665 reads 67 comments

  4. UFC 181 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 Fight Card

    Pound for pound, there are fewer cards in 2014 that look better than UFC 181 . Headlining the evening will be the first title defense of two new exciting champions in Johny Hendricks and Anthony Pettis...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 5,930 reads 4 comments

  5. UFC 181: Latest Fight Card Predictions and Projected Winners

    Welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler will go at it for the second time this calendar year in the main event of a riveting UFC 181 fight card...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 15 days ago 1,417 reads 3 comments

  6. UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    And...NEW UFC welterweight champion of the world, Robbie Lawler! Indeed, the long-time veteran of the game has completed one of the most improbable, most impressive comebacks in the history of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 10,624 reads 6 comments

  7. Hendricks vs. Lawler 2: Final Predictions and Odds Before Start of UFC 181

    There have been many pay-per-view cards for the UFC over the last year, but few have built as much hype as the UFC 181 show Saturday night from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 15 days ago 1,828 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC 181: Pettis vs. Melendez Round by Round Recap and Analysis

    Anthony Pettis retained his UFC lightweight title in his first defense with a guillotine finish of Gilbert Melendez...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 15 days ago 3,614 reads 0 comments

  9. UFC 181: Fight Card Start Time and Final Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 Predictions

    When Johny Hendricks outlasted Robbie Lawler in March to win the UFC welterweight title in one of the fights of the year, it was obvious a rematch would quickly follow. But as it turns out, they won't even have to wait until next year...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 15 days ago 1,140 reads 1 comments

  10. UFC 181 Start Time: Full Card, TV Info, Live Stream and Predictions

    UFC has saved one of its best shows for the end of the year, as two championship bouts will headline Saturday night's UFC 181 pay-per-view fight card...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 15 days ago 969 reads 0 comments

  11. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler 2: Latest Twitter Hype Before UFC 181

    Just hours ahead of one of the biggest rematches in UFC welterweight history, the chatter from both Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler is heating up...

    Brian FranchisePlay Mazique Written by Brian FranchisePlay Mazique about 15 days ago 798 reads 1 comments

  12. Hendricks vs. Lawler 2: Latest Comments and Predictions for UFC 181

    UFC 181 is one of the most highly anticipated pay-per-views of the year, and the main event will feature defending welterweight champion Johny Hendricks squaring off against Robbie Lawler for the second time this year...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 15 days ago 843 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC 181: Start Time, Prelim Live Stream Info and Full Fight Card Predictions

    There's a whole lot to love about UFC 181 . High stakes? Check. There will be not one, but two championship belts on the line. Exciting fights? Check...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 15 days ago 3,653 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC 181 Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC 181 is now in the books. The event delivered some good action, especially on the main card, which featured a couple of first round knockouts, complements of the heavyweight division, and a pair of title fights...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 15 days ago 65,321 reads 200 comments

  15. Rest vs. Rust: Will Johny Hendricks Be Fresh or Foggy at UFC 181?

    It’s easy to trick yourself into thinking Johny Hendricks has been out longer than nine months. Maybe it’s the general breakneck pace of 2014, or the glut of injuries ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 16 days ago 4,907 reads 15 comments

  16. UFC 181: Can Robbie Lawler Do Enough to Win Rounds 6 Through 10?

    Five minutes flies by in a flash, at least in most contexts. It's the length of time it takes to heat a standard microwave dinner. Five minutes is fleeting. Five minutes is transitory...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 16 days ago 11,527 reads 30 comments

  17. UFC 181: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    Even the UFC’s most loyal supporter would likely concede that stacked cards are rare in the current MMA climate. Relatively speaking, UFC 181 is quite a treat for the fans, then...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 16 days ago 28,335 reads 75 comments

  18. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler II: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler are going to do it again. The two met for the vacant UFC welterweight title at UFC 171 earlier this year. They put on a show in that main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 2,266 reads 10 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    Gilbert Melendez is legit. With good boxing, a hard-nosed approach to the fight game and the ability to exchange in close quarters, he's as good as a contender can be...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 16 days ago 2,212 reads 8 comments

  20. UFC 181 Weigh-in Results: Hendricks vs. Lawler II Fight Card

    UFC 181 hits Las Vegas this weekend with not one but two championship belts up for grabs. Johny Hendricks will defend his UFC welterweight title against Robbie Lawler in the main event of the pay-per-view...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 12,362 reads 13 comments

  21. Journalist vs. Analyst: Michael Bisping Puts UFC 181 Under the Microscope

    The UFC invades Las Vegas on Dec. 6 with UFC 181 , a stacked card featuring a lightweight title fight between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez and a welterweight title fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler at the top...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 5,867 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 181 Bold Predictions: It's Time for Johny Hendricks, Anthony Pettis to Roar

    The champions are finally healthy, and the challengers each ready to take their second shots at UFC gold. Parallel storylines, you guys! As Saturday night's UFC 181 kicks off ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 17 days ago 25,806 reads 54 comments

  23. UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler II Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC 181 is nearly here, and the stacked card will be sure to satisfy your MMA appetite. The show is headlined by two championship fights. The co-main event is for the lightweight title when champion Anthony Pettis takes on Gilbert Melendez...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 17 days ago 11,409 reads 7 comments

  24. Abel Trujillo Looking to Make a Powerful Statement at UFC 181

    It's been an interesting year for Abel Trujillo. The lightweight powerhouse put himself on the larger radar of the 155-pound scale back in February when he emerged as the last man standing in an all-out slug fest with Jamie Varner back at UFC 169...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 17 days ago 3,873 reads 3 comments

  25. UFC 181: Gilbert Melendez Gets 2nd (Maybe Last?) Chance to Prove He's Best

    If you’re Gilbert Melendez , you must be pretty happy with how it all worked out. In quieter moments, perhaps you can even marvel at your own good fortune...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 18 days ago 10,152 reads 21 comments