1. Duke Roufus: I'm Going to Mold CM Punk from Scratch

    So much has been said about Phil " CM Punk " Brooks' arrival to the UFC. Can his pro wrestling athleticism translate to a real fight? Can he take a punch and keep moving forward? ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 23 days ago 22,409 reads 63 comments

  2. 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 23 days ago 33,344 reads 136 comments

  3. 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 23 days ago 25,460 reads 48 comments

  4. Alistair Overeem vs. Roy Nelson Set for UFC 185 in March

    This one might be fun to watch, even if we pretty much already know how it ends. Heavyweight sluggers Alistair Overeem and Roy Nelson will face off March 14 at UFC 185 in Dallas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 23 days ago 11,200 reads 61 comments

  5. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC 182

    With his win over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 , Jon Jones further solidified his position as the top pound-for-pound fighter in MMA today. Jones now has more consecutive title defenses than any other active UFC champion...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 23 days ago 11,125 reads 49 comments

  6. CM Punk Made the Best Decision in Training at Roufusport

    The mixed martial arts world was sent into a frenzy with the signing of former WWE wrestler CM Punk on December 6 at UFC 182. Last week, the destination for his first training camp was revealed by UFC president Dana White ...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 23 days ago 1,212 reads 7 comments

  7. Benson Henderson: Always Up to the Challenge

    There are few fighters in mixed martial arts who have proved to be as game as Benson Henderson . The former WEC and UFC lightweight champion has been a prolific force since first ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 24 days ago 8,981 reads 27 comments

  8. 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 24 days ago 35,299 reads 113 comments

  9. 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 24 days ago 357,258 reads 906 comments

  10. Tim Sylvia's Manager Provides Details on Why the Ex-UFC Champ Retired

    Although surely aware his heyday had since passed, former UFC heavyweight champ Tim Sylvia still fully committed to taking his 42nd pro fight on Saturday at Reality Fighting at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 24 days ago 1,917 reads 6 comments

  11. Donald Cerrone Continues to Define What It Means to Be an Ultimate Fighter

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone needs the UFC as much as the UFC needs him. As UFC President Dana White pointed out in a 2013 interview with the Daily Mail , "Fighting is in our DNA...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 24 days ago 13,616 reads 63 comments

  12. MMA in 2014: 10 Burning Questions Heading into 2015

    2014 is over and done with, and the year will go down as one of the toughest in MMA history. The MMA stars of yesteryear completed their exodus from the competition end of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 22,562 reads 54 comments

  13. 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 24 days ago 17,843 reads 37 comments

  14. Dark-Horse Contenders for Each UFC Weight Class in 2015

    Several UFC fighters stepped up to the plate and made names for themselves in 2014 . Some talked their way into title contendership, while others flourished in the underdog role and earned the respect of their peers...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 24 days ago 1,257 reads 23 comments

  15. Donald Cerrone Steps Up to Fight Benson Henderson in 15 Days

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone has stepped up to fight at the UFC Fight Night 59 fight-card on Jan. 18 in Boston, two days after his impressive victory over Myles Jury...

    Case Keefer Written by Case Keefer about 24 days ago 653 reads 8 comments

  16. Eddie Alvarez Out, Donald Cerrone in Against Benson Henderson at Fight Night 59

    Eddie Alvarez's return to the Octagon has been bumped back indefinitely, as reports are breaking that the former Bellator lightweight champ is out of his UFC Fight Night 59 co-main event fight with former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 41,454 reads 206 comments

  17. Carla Esparza Embracing Life as UFC's Newest Champion

    It was a long road but one that resulted in a dream-come-true moment for Carla Esparza . After battling her way through the tournament on the 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 25 days ago 15,423 reads 42 comments

  18. Benson Henderson Looking for Fresh Start Against Eddie Alvarez

    Lost in all of the hype surrounding the growing number of title contenders atop of the UFC lightweight division is former champion Benson Henderson...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 25 days ago 558 reads 5 comments

  19. 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 25 days ago 79,197 reads 84 comments

  20. 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 25 days ago 20,909 reads 96 comments

  21. UFC 182: Cain Velasquez Consoles Emotional Cormier Backstage After Loss

    UFC 182 was an emotional night for Daniel Cormier , who came up short in his quest for the light heavyweight title against nemesis Jon Jones...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 25 days ago 42,878 reads 80 comments

  22. Stuart Scott Reportedly Continued MMA Training Even in Final Stages of Life

    Despite its violent nature, MMA students and fans routinely point to the sport as a life-enhancing, life-affirming pursuit. That's the way it was for Stuart Scott, the longtime ESPN anchor who passed away Sunday morning at age 49 of cancer...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 25 days ago 6,853 reads 10 comments

  23. Jon Jones' Daughter: 'Well, Daniel, I Tried to Warn You'

    A little salt in the wound never hurt anybody — unless you’re a world-class MMA fighter getting teased by an adorable six-year-old...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 25 days ago 28,197 reads 88 comments

  24. UFC 182 Results: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    No matter the challenge, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones continues to retain his 205-pound crown. At UFC 182 , Daniel Cormier put more pressure on Jones than anybody else has inside the Octagon...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 25 days ago 15,024 reads 27 comments

  25. Donald Cerrone or Khabib Nurmagomedov, Who's the Better UFC Lightweight?

    The waters surrounding, what is arguably, the most talent-rich weight class in the UFC have become even more murky following Donald Cerrone 's victory over Myles Jury at UFC 182 ...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 26 days ago 1,466 reads 22 comments