1. The Most Unsustainable Stats so Far in 2015-16 Season

    A few short weeks into a sports season, some stats are always unsustainable. Someone's always on pace for 97 home runs or an undefeated title campaign...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 8,807 reads 5 comments

  2. UFC Should Play the Long Game with Holly Holm-Ronda Rousey Rematch

    Sometimes, you have to act for the greater good. If you're the UFC, the rematch between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm is one of those times. I get the prevailing opinion: that UFC 200 this July is the time to do it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 26,324 reads 106 comments

  3. Gray Maynard Takes a Big Risk by Moving Down to Featherweight Division

    It has been a tough road lately for Gray Maynard. Once a title contender in the UFC lightweight division, the 36-year-old has lost four straight contests...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 9,856 reads 34 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 78 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mexico

    UFC Fight Night 78 went down Saturday from Monterrey, Mexico. Programmed against the big Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez boxing match and sandwiched between the biggest upset in MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 21,508 reads 22 comments

  5. Meet College Basketball's All-Lightning Rod Team in 2015-16 Season

    Lightning is not a good thing. It is also not a bad thing. Lightning is neutral. It is literally a bolt from the blue (or the gray, depending on atmospheric conditions)...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 34,046 reads 46 comments

  6. Ronda Rousey's Friend Shayna Baszler Rides to Aid of Fellow 'Horsewoman'

    The definitive defense of Ronda Rousey may have arrived late Wednesday night. Perhaps not surprisingly, it comes from one of the Four Horsewomen, Rousey 's inner circle of fighter friends...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 40,044 reads 90 comments

  7. Josh Neer Now Teaching and Promoting the Heckler He Once Beat Up

    Patrick Martin sure found a way to make chicken salad out of chicken, well, you know. Martin made waves earlier this year for heckling, then fighting a decidedly losing battle ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 720 reads 1 comments

  8. The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Finale: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    It's a good thing there's nothing in the MMA world competing for attention with the finale show of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 3,207 reads 12 comments

  9. Holly Holm vs. Ronda Rousey and the 10 Biggest Upsets in MMA History

    Holly Holm's destruction of Ronda Rousey was complete and brilliant. It was also a massive upset. Those facts are not mutually exclusive, and neither one should be forgotten in the ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 27,022 reads 124 comments

  10. Ronda Rousey: 'I'm Going to Take a Little Bit of Time, but I'll Be Back'

    Ronda Rousey has broken her silence. The most famous MMA fighter in the world, who on Saturday night suffered her first professional defeat in a huge upset loss to Holly Holm, posted to her Instagram account Sunday evening...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 111,989 reads 41 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey Hate Continues: Donald Trump, Lady Gaga Take Shots at Fallen Champ

    Ronda Rousey 's mentions are probably looking pretty rough right about now. Rousey , who was unceremoniously and undeniably dethroned by Holly Holm at UFC 193, has ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 268,210 reads 240 comments

  12. Jon Jones Congratulates Teammate Holly Holm on Title-Winning Ronda Rousey Upset

    Holly Holm earned a lot of new supporters Saturday night after UFC 193. But even before she knocked off Ronda Rousey to score one of the biggest upsets in MMA history and ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 39,031 reads 30 comments

  13. UFC 193 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rousey vs. Holm Fight Card

    At the end of the rainbow, there was a fight. UFC 193 —and, yeah, that Ronda Rousey woman—occupied the center of the MMA world Saturday in Melbourne, Australia...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 75,647 reads 138 comments

  14. After Ronda Rousey's Weeklong Theater of the Absurd, It's Finally Time to Fight

    Is there a fight in here somewhere, or did I hallucinate that? It turns out that, magically, it was not just a dream. Ronda Rousey is, indeed, an MMA fighter, and she will indeed fight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 14,261 reads 27 comments

  15. UFC 193: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    If you're like me, sometimes you forget that Ronda Rousey is an MMA fighter. Amid all the hoopla, her actual job becomes almost abstract. She is famous enough now that she can power her celebrity with celebrity alone...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 37,365 reads 53 comments

  16. Mirko Cro Cop Retires After Shoulder Injury Forces UFC Seoul Withdrawal

    Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic, a living legend in kickboxing and MMA , has retired from competition after a shoulder injury forced him to bow out of UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, South Korea...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 12,109 reads 24 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey and the 10 Best Female Fighters in MMA History

    Just because you know the destination doesn't mean you can't learn from the journey. And the journey we're about to take is through a little place we like to call "history." Ronda Rousey is the best female MMA fighter to ever walk the planet...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 52,897 reads 87 comments

  18. ACC Basketball: Preview and Predictions for 2015-16 Season

    If a traffic jam can ever be a good thing, here it is in the Atlantic Coast Conference. There is a marked gap between the top and bottom, but the middle of the ACC may be as good—and ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 25,371 reads 88 comments

  19. For Bellator Champ Will Brooks, Greatness Is in Range

    The wrestle-boxer is pretty common in MMA . Its prevalence demonstrates how well a good wrestler is positioned for success. The flip side, though, is that, at its core, the style has become predictable...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,929 reads 1 comments

  20. Matt Brown Withdraws from Fight with Kelvin Gastelum, Future of Bout Uncertain

    Matt Brown, citing an injury, has been forced to pull out of his November 21 main event bout with Kelvin Gastelum ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 4,289 reads 24 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 77: Who's on the Hot Seat in Sao Paulo?

    After a long hiatus, UFC fans ease into one of the busiest stretches in promotional history on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 77 going down from the Brazilian metropolis of Sao Paulo...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 10,401 reads 13 comments

  22. Bellator Champ Will Brooks on Patricky Freire: 'Dude Is Garbage'

    Will Brooks isn't looking past Marcin Held. But that doesn't mean he doesn't have a few words for Patricky Freire...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 3,942 reads 8 comments

  23. CM Punk Teammate Ben Askren: Punk Critics Are Just Jealous

    You're just jealous. It's a stock response to criticism, and it's probably as old as criticism itself. Is it accurate? That depends on the situation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 8,665 reads 34 comments

  24. UFC: Jon Jones Needles Daniel Cormier over New Mexico Confrontation

    Barely one week after his UFC reinstatement , Jon Jones is pulling out all the stops to irritate Daniel Cormier. Jones took to Twitter over the weekend to needle his nemesis in the context of a new camp opening in New Mexico...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 46,411 reads 153 comments

  25. With Nurm Out, Edson Barboza vs. Tony Ferguson Still Has Real Title Implications

    MMA fans felt a painful—albeit familiar—twinge when Khabib Nurmagomedov announced earlier this week that he will withdraw from his December 11 lightweight bout with Tony Ferguson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 6,331 reads 24 comments