1. No Deaths in the UFC, Please: Yves Lavigne Has Got to Go

    UFC 102 was one of the greatest cards to go down in recent history. The card was lined with brutal knockouts and back-and-forth wars. However, all of that could of easily been overshadowed by a near-disastrous failure at the hands of referee Yves Lavigne

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 5,497 reads 41 comments

  2. Brandon Vera Denies Krzysztof Soszynski The Truth

    Going into his UFC 102 fight with Krzysztof Soszynski, Brandon "The Truth" Vera knew he had to prove that he still is a factor in the UFC...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 439 reads 6 comments

  3. Spiars' Quick Picks: UFC 102

    Main card Two legends square-off for a shot at being named the No. 1 contender: Randy "The Natural" Couture vs. Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira. I'm picking Captain America in this one, as Randy will always have fight in him...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  4. Big Bang Theory: As the UFC's Time Floats By, New Stars Will Be Born

    Time is a cruel element to this game of life. Add in years of punishment into the mix and you'll get a dying star as time takes it's course...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 570 reads 0 comments

  5. A Message To The Armchair Fighters: What Goes Around Comes Back Around

    There has been nothing but negativity in the recent week toward Fedor Emelianenko. So much so that it's hard to go into detail but the blind hatred could be equal to that toward a convicted murderer of a loved one...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 167 reads 2 comments

  6. Steve Cantwell and Brian Stann: Who Will Be Better Come Fight Night?

    The date: September 16, 2009 The location: Cox Convention Center of Oklahoma City, OK The deal: Among the debut of The Ultimate Fighter 10, a cast of rising stars, and potentially Roger Huerta's ...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 264 reads 6 comments

  7. In the Immense Shadow Of Fedor: Aleksander Emelianenko

    One statement that is often repeated is, "He's no Fedor." Really? Must that be pointed out every time someone talks about Aleksander? As a fighter, it's tough to overcome being the younger brother of the P4P champion of the world...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 1,771 reads 15 comments

  8. Got Bloodlust? Not Shinya Aoki, But He Still Harms the Body Good

    Standing next to the likes of Hayato Sakurai, "JZ" Calvancante, or Joachim Hansen, Shinya Aoki doesn't look like much of a fighter. He's tall and lanky and lacks much muscle mass, and to top it all off, Aoki is dressed in brightly colored spandex pants...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 259 reads 0 comments

  9. Better Nate Than Never: Diaz Plans To Bounce Back Against Melvin Guillard

    "Give me a top competitor. Like I said, I don't care who it is." This was a quote from Nathan Donald Diaz after his submission victory over Alvin Robinson. Ask and you shall receive...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 483 reads 17 comments

  10. UFC 102: Why Keith Jardine and Thiago Silva Might Steal the Show

    Much has been made about the headlining fight between Randy "The Natural" Couture and Antonio "Minotauro" Nogueira on Aug. 29 at the Rose Garden in Portland, OR...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 310 reads 6 comments

  11. Amir Sadollah: The Next Big Thing from Xtreme Couture

    While many fight fans can argue that The Ultimate Fighter 7 was the weakest in terms of competition, we need to realize that the UFC ultimately gained a true prospect of the sport in Amir Sadollah...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 157 reads 11 comments

  12. Shane Carwin Is The UFC's Best Fight For Brock Lesnar

    Fedor Emelianenko! That is the answer to the recent question: "Who can beat Brock Lesnar?" While many die-hard fans of the sport will support this claim with their genitals on the line, ...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 75 reads 3 comments

  13. Disrespect Or Training Habits?

    There have been numerous blogs across the Internet about the actions of Dan "Hendo" Henderson in his latest match up with Michael Bisping...

    Sterling Spiars Written by Sterling Spiars about 5 years ago 79 reads 8 comments