1. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Looks Downright Scary, Smart Money Still on Jon Jones

    Three-and-a-half years ago, in the early fall of 2011, the present-day reality of the UFC's light heavyweight title picture would have seemed outlandish, ridiculous and utterly impossible...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 day ago 20,543 reads 176 comments

  2. Jones Details Erased Gustafsson Tweet, Gives His Opinion on Divisional Rankings

    Despite the fact that Alexander Gustafsson gave him his greatest challenge in his storied career, UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones offered The Mauler little respect following his devastating upset loss at UFC on Fox 14 on Saturday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 day ago 10,031 reads 55 comments

  3. Even with Defeat, Alexander Gustafsson Can Earn His Way Back to a Title Shot

    Alexander Gustafsson found himself on the wrong end of a major upset at UFC on Fox 14. In less than three minutes, Anthony Johnson had stopped him via vicious strikes in front of scores of his countrymen...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 days ago 17,307 reads 97 comments

  4. Anthony Johnson's Fight with Jon Jones Could Be the Classic We Least Expected

    It took Anthony Johnson all of two minutes, 15 seconds on Saturday to change the trajectory of the UFC light heavyweight division...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 days ago 53,959 reads 235 comments

  5. Jon Jones Trolls Gustafsson and Davis, Following UFC on FOX 14 Losses

    He who laughs last, laughs the loudest. If laughter truly is the best medicine, then Jon Jones could be on his way to a full recovery, following both Alexander Gustafsson and Phil Davis losing at UFC on FOX 14 on Saturday night...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 65,979 reads 346 comments

  6. Dana White Confirms Jon Jones vs. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Title Fight

    The UFC on Fox 14 main event between Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson was billed as a top contender's match to decide the next in line to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 29,864 reads 165 comments

  7. Anderson Silva and Anthony Johnson Defend Jon Jones in Wake of Fan Criticism

    Jon Jones is a human being like everybody else, which means he’s capable of making mistakes like everybody else...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 days ago 7,579 reads 41 comments

  8. Jon Jones Speaks for 1st Time After Failed Drug Test

    Jon Jones was once advertised by Nike as “Not Quite Human,” but recent events have proved that the 27-year-old UFC champ is every bit as flawed and culpable as any of us...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 8 days ago 18,433 reads 79 comments

  9. Jon Jones Fined by UFC for Violating Code of Conduct: Latest Details, Reaction

    UFC star Jon "Bones" Jones was fined $25,000 Saturday for violating the mega MMA promotion's athlete code of conduct policy. An official news release through UFC...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 40,304 reads 161 comments

  10. Jon Jones: Broken Role Model, Not Champion

    Jon Jones may not be the best role model, but as a fighter, he is still the baddest man walking this planet. Hordes of fans close their eyes wishing and hoping a knight would gallop in on a white horse someday to save them from the Jones era...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 12 days ago 12,953 reads 98 comments

  11. Jon Jones Debacle Shows Need for Trustworthy 3rd-Party Drug Testing

    If the recent flap over Jon Jones' positive drug test has taught us anything at all, it's that the system is only as good as the people running it. And right now, those people aren't doing much to inspire confidence...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 14 days ago 7,040 reads 32 comments

  12. Jon Jones Spends Only One Night in Rehab, Will Attend Brothers' Football Game

    Jon Jones didn't undergo extensive rehabilitation after testing positive for cocaine in December, according to his mother, Camille Jones. The reigning UFC light heavyweight champ has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons lately...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 15 days ago 59,927 reads 229 comments

  13. NSAC Takes No Immediate Action on Drug Testing, Promises Future Steps

    LAS VEGAS — In the end, the Nevada State Athletic Commission's much-anticipated session on its out-of-competition drug-testing program ended up being much ado about nothing...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 15 days ago 4,457 reads 22 comments

  14. NSAC Director Bennett: CIR Testing Done on Jones Sample, Came Back Clean

    LAS VEGAS — In the wake of Jon Jones ' failed test for cocaine metabolites, social media lit up with discussion over Jones' curious testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratios...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 19 days ago 38,545 reads 205 comments

  15. Absolute Honesty Is Imperative from the UFC in Jon Jones Cocaine Fiasco

    Things went so well last Saturday night for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. They had a big, highly anticipated fight that should be a commercial success. The rest of the UFC 182 card was mostly forgettable, but Jones vs...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 20 days ago 11,907 reads 122 comments

  16. UFC President Dana White Discusses Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    The revelation that UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones failed a December drug test due to cocaine metabolites and has recently checked into a drug rehabilitation center has shaken MMA to the core...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 22,463 reads 165 comments

  17. MMA Community Reacts to Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    Yesterday, news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had entered rehab , per Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports. The reason? On December 4, 2014, Jones tested positive for benzoylecgonine , a cocaine metabolite...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 14,440 reads 52 comments

  18. Complete Guide to UFC Champ Jon Jones's Cocaine Scandal

    On Tuesday, just days removed from his dominant title defense against former Olympian Daniel Cormier, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones surprised many in the MMA community by checking himself into a drug rehabilitation clinic ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 20 days ago 57,938 reads 161 comments

  19. Jon Jones Goes to Rehab: Another Odd Chapter for Great Fighter, Flawed Human

    We’ve all spent considerable time during Jon Jones ’ six-and-a-half year run in the UFC trying to figure out if he is a good man or a bad man . In the wake of news this week, via Steven Marrocco of MMAJunkie...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 21 days ago 33,324 reads 136 comments

  20. Jon Jones, UFC Issue Statements Following Jones' Positive Drug Test

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and the UFC have each issued a statement in the wake of reports that Jones tested positive for a cocaine metabolite during a pre -fight drug test and will enter a rehab facility...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 25,458 reads 48 comments

  21. Daniel Cormier Wishes Jon Jones Luck in Drug Rehabilitation

    It's safe to say Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier don't like each other. Even a five-round war for the UFC's light heavyweight crown wasn't enough to help sever this friendship that was likely never meant to be...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 21 days ago 35,295 reads 113 comments

  22. Jon Jones Enters, Leaves Drug Treatment Facility After Positive Test Results

    Jon "Bones" Jones entered a rehabilitation facility following a positive drug test after his bout at UFC 182, it was revealed on Jan. 6. However, Jones' mother, Camille, later revealed he left after just one day...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 days ago 357,234 reads 906 comments

  23. MMA in 2014: UFC Fighters Who Made the Most Noise

    For many fighters, 2014 served as their platform for success. Those who achieved greatness during the year did so by becoming UFC champions, positioning themselves as title contenders ...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 22 days ago 17,830 reads 37 comments

  24. Dana White: UFC 182 Ref Herb Dean Did a 'Horrible Job' in Jones vs. Cormier

    Herb Dean is still UFC President Dana White 's favorite referee despite a "horrible effort" in the fifth round of the epic light heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 22 days ago 79,179 reads 84 comments

  25. UFC 182: Did Jones vs. Cormier Live Up to Hype?

    The monumentally hyped light heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier was every bit as gritty and exciting as advertised...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 22 days ago 20,903 reads 96 comments