1. Is Michael Johnson's Title Shot Talk Justified?

    Coming off two very impressive wins, Michael Johnson is looking to make a serious run in 2014. His thumping of Joe Lauzon and his KO victory over Gleison Tibau showed him displaying an improved skill set and a serious fire...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 11 months ago 1,408 reads 7 comments

  2. UFC: Why Michael Johnson Can Be the Next Man to Beat Nate Diaz

    There is something about a possible fight between Michael Johnson and Nate Diaz that has had me grinning from ear to ear since Johnson brought up the subject on Twitter. Perhaps it’s a bit too early to hop onto the Johnson hype train...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 11 months ago 4,173 reads 39 comments

  3. Michael Johnson Calls out Nate Diaz

    Fresh off a second-round knockout of Gleison Tibau at UFC 168, lightweight rising star Michael Johnson is already searching for his next opponent...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 11 months ago 8,339 reads 29 comments

  4. Nate Diaz Continues Twitter Feud with 'One Fight a Year' Anthony Pettis

    Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz is back in the title picture after a convincing TKO victory over Gray Maynard at The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 Finale last week...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 17,342 reads 83 comments

  5. Anthony Pettis Expected to Be Sidelined 6 to 8 Months, Hopes for Nate Diaz

    On the heels of an impressive victory to capture the UFC lightweight throne, current champion Anthony Pettis has come down with the injury bug, again...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 12,413 reads 59 comments

  6. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker December 2013 Edition

    There is an art to matchmaking in combat sports. While some fights come together with natural ease, most bouts are formed through a hectic process of evaluation...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 12 months ago 8,234 reads 33 comments

  7. Nate Diaz Might 'Sit Around' Until Someone Gets Injured and He Gets Title Shot

    The always brash and formidably combatant Nate Diaz made a huge statement to the entire UFC lightweight division this past Saturday at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale after dismantling Gray Maynard midway through the first round...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 9,398 reads 73 comments

  8. TUF 18 Finale: Reunited with Nate Diaz and It Feels so Good

    You just knew this was going to be good—first the fight itself and then the real main event: the post-fight interview...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 12 months ago 20,942 reads 67 comments

  9. Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale: Gray Maynard, Nate Diaz, and the Modern Fighter

    When this whole MMA game started it was for a different reason than it is today. It was no-holds-barred combat, bare-knuckled and all about trying to prove which man was the better martial artist...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 12 months ago 4,580 reads 2 comments

  10. Dropping Knowledge: Michael Bisping Breaks Down Card for TUF 18 Finale

    The analysts for UFC on Fox and Fox Sports 1 broadcasts have been providing the most in-depth coverage mixed martial has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 12 months ago 11,066 reads 8 comments

  11. TUF 18 Finale: Maynard vs. Diaz Betting Odds and Predictions

    By the time most of you read this, there's a chance you'll be on your way to a post-Thanksgiving lunch nap filled with thoughts of cranberry sauce and regret...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 months ago 5,955 reads 4 comments

  12. TUF 18 Finale: Nate Diaz Relaxed, Focused on Getting Win over Gray Maynard

    LAS VEGAS—Nate Diaz sits on a small stage on the Mandalay Bay Events Center concourse. He has arrived late—stop me if you've heard this before, but the brothers Diaz ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 months ago 10,630 reads 26 comments

  13. UFC Insider Bold Predictions for TUF 18 Finale: Diaz, Women and More

    The UFC is a traveling circus of sorts, part sport and part entertainment. You never know what an event will bring. All we know for certain is that a collection of fighters will step into an eight-sided cage...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 12 months ago 10,451 reads 21 comments

  14. TUF 18 Finale: Diego Sanchez Wants Winner of Nate Diaz vs. Gray Maynard III

    Former UFC lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez is ready to make another run at the belt and he'd like to start with the winner of Nate Diaz vs. Gray Maynard III...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 months ago 10,802 reads 69 comments

  15. Nate Diaz and the 10 Most Colorful Characters in Ultimate Fighter History

    There have been a lot of crazy people and wild characters on the set of The Ultimate Fighter . Shocked? Probably not...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 12 months ago 9,599 reads 27 comments