1. Jake Ellenberger Determined to Get Back into Contention Against Tarec Saffiedine

    There is an eagerness pulsing through Jake Ellenberger . Beneath his Midwestern-bred good manners and crisp presentation that is undoubtedly a product of his time in the Marines, "The Juggernaut" has a beast within the begs to be released...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 3,781 reads 6 comments

  2. UFC 167 Fallout: Rashad Evans and the State of the Light Heavyweight Division

    There was a lot of chaos in the aftermath of UFC 167 . Champion Georges St-Pierre lost the fight on the large majority of public scorecards, but won on two of the three that actually mattered...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 14,698 reads 30 comments

  3. Dana White Blasts Nevada State Athletic Commission in the Aftermath of UFC 167

    Dana White has never been one to bite his tongue, but these days, few things seem to get his blood boiling more than the Nevada State Athletic Commission...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,646 reads 12 comments

  4. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 167

    The UFC rolled out a big show to celebrate their 20th anniversary. After a week-long circus that featured former legends and current superstars of the sport, everything finally ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 16,175 reads 24 comments

  5. Plenty at Stake for the Major Players at UFC 167

    There is a lot of hype, buzz or any number of adjectives for excitement surrounding this weekend's card for UFC 167 . Anytime a title fight features one of the pound-for-pound greats on the bill, there is sure to be a high level of anticipation...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 5,553 reads 7 comments

  6. Dana White Can See Chael Sonnen Taking Administrative Role When He Retires

    Chael Sonnen wears a lot of hats these days. In addition to being one of the top draws for the biggest promotion in mixed martial arts, he's also an analyst for the UFC on Fox ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 7,794 reads 19 comments

  7. Dana White Reveals He Has No Interest in Signing Ben Askren

    Ben Askren very well may be one of the best welterweight fighters on the planet but Dana White has no interest in signing him to the UFC roster...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 24,571 reads 133 comments

  8. Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira No Longer Headlining UFC 170 in Las Vegas

    That didn't take long. Less than 24 hours after the UFC announced that the light heavyweight title showdown between Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira would go down at UFC 170 on Feb...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 40,418 reads 224 comments

  9. UFC 167: Koscheck Looking to Keep the Ride Going with Victory over Woodley

    Whether he gets the credit or not, Josh Koscheck has been a big part of the UFC reaching the place it is today...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 3,499 reads 9 comments

  10. Anthony Pettis Potentially Out 4-6 Months with Knee Injury

    Thing aren't looking good for Anthony Pettis . While the news regarding the knee injury that forced him out of his scheduled title showdown with Josh Thomson at UFC on Fox 9 broke ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 9,724 reads 43 comments

  11. Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira Set for UFC 170 in February

    The original date on their light heavyweight showdown may have been scrapped, but it looks like Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira finally have a dance card to prepare for at UFC 170 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 10,116 reads 82 comments

  12. Dropping Knowledge: Daniel Cormier Breaks Down the Card for UFC 167

    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 10 months ago 10,129 reads 33 comments

  13. UFC 167: Johny Hendricks Ready to Capitalize on the Opportunity of a Lifetime

    There is a genuine enthusiasm pulsing through Johny Hendricks . As a reporter who has covered the sport of mixed martial arts closely for the past several years, working with fighters ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 11,557 reads 60 comments

  14. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 32

    It might seem strange to some that Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson could headline a UFC fight card in 2013...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 10,336 reads 19 comments

  15. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua Would Consider Dropping Down to Middleweight

    For fighters looking to put a charge back into their careers, dropping down a weight class is a common route to travel, and it appears that particular path is one former light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is at least considering...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 3,461 reads 24 comments

  16. Dropping Knowledge: Jon Anik Breaks Down the Card for Fight Night 32

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 2,285 reads 4 comments

  17. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker November 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 10 months ago 7,776 reads 11 comments

  18. Fighters Break Down Who Hits the Hardest in the UFC

    Every time fighters step into the cage, the possibility of a knockout is right there with them. Whether they're the ones doing the settling or being the recipient of a shot that leaves ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 61,946 reads 67 comments

  19. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight for the Troops 3

    The UFC has worked closely with the United States military for the past decade to show their appreciation for the commitment and sacrifices made by the men and women in uniform who protect this country...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 8,108 reads 16 comments

  20. Dana White on Vitor Belfort: Win over Hendo Makes Him No. 1 Contender to MW Belt

    There is no doubt Vitor Belfort is one of the top middleweights in the fight game these days. That said, the biggest question surrounding "The Phenom" seems to be exactly where he stands in the current title picture in the middleweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 11,567 reads 77 comments

  21. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa Official for UFC London in March

    Alexander Gustafsson officially has a new dance partner for his highly anticipated return to the Octagon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 18,564 reads 150 comments

  22. Fight Night 32: The Fire and Passion of Vitor Belfort

    Vitor Belfort truly believes the best is yet to come. With the caliber of resume he carries and the legendary status he's already achieved, to think the latest—and possibly ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 10,905 reads 60 comments

  23. Dropping Knowledge: Brian Stann Gives His Breakdown of Fight for the Troops 3

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 9,358 reads 6 comments

  24. FFTT3: George Roop on a Quest for Respect in the Bantamweight Division

    Overall experience may not be something that George Roop has in bulk, but the "right" type of experience is something the Tuscon native believes he has in large supply...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 2,847 reads 2 comments

  25. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Injured, out of Bout with Alexander Gustafsson

    That sure didn't take long. Last week it was announced Antonio Rogerio Nogueira would face Alexander Gustafsson when the UFC returns to London on March 8...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 6,273 reads 68 comments