1. Floyd Mayweather vs. Rich Franklin: Boxing Goes Toe-To-Toe with MMA

    Turns out Strikeforce may not be the only opponent that Dana White has to think about when marketing his UFC cards. After years of saying that MMA would never take away boxing's fanbase, but ...

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  2. Heavyweight Shuffle: Shane Carwin to Fight Brock Lesnar

    After recovering quickly from surgery following his victory over Frakn Mir at UFC 100, Dana White is all set to bring back his controversial Heavyweight Champion as soon as he possibly can...

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  3. Past His Prime: An Ineffective Brett Favre Is No Longer Worth the Hassle

    Each sport has one. Basketball had Michael Jordan. Boxing had Evander Holyfield. Football has Brett Favre. Legends of their sport who are unable to hang 'em up. Sometimes the offense isn't outrageous...

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  4. Stephen Strasburg and Scott Boras: Ruining Baseball One Contract at a Time

    You could see it coming from a mile away. Pair one of the most dominant college pitchers in years with the greediest agent on the planet, and lines are going to be crossed...

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  5. College Football Heisman Race: Preseason

    Each week during the season, I'll break down who are, in my opinion, the top five contenders for this years Heisman Trophy and give a couple sexy darkhorse picks. Because the season has yet to start, I'll start of with my top 10 picks from the preseason.

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  6. Stay in the Shallow End: Fabricio Werdum Not Ready For Fedor

    Ambition is certainly a necessary quality to have if you want to get ahead in your profession. It can make you push yourself harder and set you up for opportunities that would never have materialized if you let things simply take their course...

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  7. The Man Who Could Have Been Champ: A Jesse Taylor Return Possible?

    A few years ago, Jesse Taylor became famous for reasons that he never wanted. After storming through to the semifinals of The Ultimate Fighter Season 7, he was removed from the show by Dana White ...

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  8. A Dangerous Encore: Anderson Silva's Possible Foray Into Boxing

    Anybody who watched UFC 101 (or really any of his earlier fights) knows just how dominant Anderson Silva can be. There are some who even argue that he can't be beat by any MMA fighter in either of his two weight classes...

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  9. The Man That Saved TUF: How George Sotiropoulos Covered the Black Eye

    Last week I wrote an article looking at the past successes (or failures) of Ultimate Fighter (TUF) alumni. While the show has been a widely-watched, critical success, the results of alumni in the ring have been mixed...

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  10. Dana White Vs. Strikeforce: A Fight Not Worth Fighting?

    What did your mom used to tell you all the time growing up? "If you don't have something nice to say, don't say anything at all?" I think we should have given mom a little credit for knowing more than she let on...

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  11. Rumble, Forrest, Rumble: Silva Knows He'll Get Tough Bout vs. Underrated Griffin

    It doesn't seem like the ideal match-up. A hard-nosed, sarcastic, fan-friendly brawler versus a lethal, quiet, well-rounded Jiu-Jitsu expert. But then again, none of Forrest Griffin's fights seem to favor him on paper...

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  12. Out from the Shadows: The Return of Amir Sadollah

    When you browse the card for the upcoming UFC 101 event, certain fights jump off the page at you. There's the great lightweight bout between Kenny Florian and B.J. Penn...

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  13. The Brock Lesnar Model: Former NFL Players in the UFC

    Over the last few days, lots of attention has been paid to Fedor and Dana White's search for a heavyweight to compete with the mammoth Lesnar...

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  14. Do Fighting Reality Shows Produce Viable Contenders?

    As the MMA fan base gears up for the new September installment of “The Ultimate Fighter,” a lot of attention is being paid to the introduction of Kevin "Kimbo Slice” Ferguson into the UFC universe...

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