1. Does Frank Mir's UFC Resume Warrant a Hall of Fame Berth?

    Of the thousands of fighters to pass through the UFC ranks, Frank Mir 's story is one of the few that exudes all the necessary components of a Hollywood drama...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 4 days ago 1,388 reads 19 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 61: Would Frank Mir vs. Brock Lesnar III Excite MMA Fans?

    Frank Mir did himself a huge favor with his first-round victory over Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC Fight Night 61. Not only did he end a four-year losing streak, but he put himself in a position to earn another large payday from the UFC...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 11 days ago 11,987 reads 161 comments

  3. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 61

    Whenever there are high stakes surrounding a fight, an added element of drama occurs. Whether it be a heated rivalry, possible title contention or some additional circumstance, when ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 12 days ago 17,483 reads 20 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 61 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Bigfoot vs. Mir

    The UFC's first trip to Brazil in 2015 will be remembered as a night of memorable upsets. Underdogs made statements with notable upsets in every fight but the night's first at UFC Fight Night 61: Bigfoot vs...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 12 days ago 18,134 reads 28 comments

  5. Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva: What We Learned from Heavyweight Tilt

    Sunday's unusual UFC billing featured a heavyweight showdown between win-craving Frank Mir and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 days ago 11,584 reads 54 comments

  6. Frank Mir Overcomes the Odds Yet Again with Knockout of Bigfoot Silva

    Frank Mir , after spending over 380 days on the sidelines, returned to the Octagon in Brazil on Sunday night to try to put a stop to a four-fight losing streak. It is surprising that he returned at all...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 days ago 28,474 reads 107 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 61: Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 61 set a record for most underdog victories in a single event. 10 underdogs came through in an unpredictable event. Frank Mir got back in the win column on Saturday night by knocking out Antonio Silva in the first round...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 13 days ago 39,478 reads 234 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 61: Bigfoot vs. Mir Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    On the same night as the Academy Awards, two battle-torn heavyweights highlight a UFC Fight Night card in Brazil where the supporting performers might be better than the men in leading roles...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 days ago 11,322 reads 31 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 61 Preview: Can Frank Mir and Bigfoot Silva Still Surprise Us?

    Frank Mir and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva have been talking a lot about the ground game. Leading up to their UFC Fight Night 61 main event, each declining heavyweight has independently agreed that his opponent won’t submit him...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 14 days ago 16,745 reads 91 comments

  10. Frank Mir: Relaxed, Recharged and Ready to Face Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva

    Over the past 14 years, Frank Mir has carved out his own place in the history of the UFC heavyweight division. On Sunday, he'll face former title challenger Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC Fight Night 61 in Porto Alegre, Brazil...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 15 days ago 5,843 reads 29 comments

  11. Frank Mir Traveled from Las Vegas to Brazil with 9 MM Ammunition in His Bag

    Frank Mir unknowingly breached airport security on the way to his UFC Fight Night 61 bout against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in Porto Alegre , Brazil...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 15 days ago 13,165 reads 47 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 61: Antonio Silva Looks to Maintain Top-10 Heavyweight Status

    Antonio Silva is one of the most physically imposing specimens that the UFC heavyweight division has to offer. What you do with that strength is ultimately measured in wins and losses and "Bigfoot" has racked up plenty of "Ls" as of late...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 17 days ago 381 reads 3 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 61: 3 Reasons to Watch Mir vs. Silva Fight Card

    This weekend, the UFC makes its return to Brazil with UFC Fight Night 61. Headlined by Frank Mir and Antonio Silva, the card is heavy on local talent but has a lot of competitive fighters competing in its matches...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 17 days ago 19,926 reads 43 comments

  14. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva Seeking Fresh Start Against Frank Mir at Fight Night 61

    Mixed martial arts is a sport where growth and the progression of skills is required in order to find continued success. It is also one where the ability to adapt and change can be just as crucial...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 3,503 reads 31 comments

  15. Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 61 will be headlined by a Top 15 heavyweight battle. No. 8-ranked Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva takes on No. 13-ranked Frank Mir . The two potential contenders are a combined 0-6 with one no-contest in their past seven fights combined...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 7,081 reads 36 comments