1. B.J. Penn, Frankie Edgar to Be Coaches on The Ultimate Fighter 19

    B.J. Penn will return to the Octagon as a coach, and then, for the first time, as a featherweight. The former champion will coach against fellow former lightweight champ and current ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 15,413 reads 180 comments

  2. Irreconcilable Differences: The UFC's Most Bitter Fighter Breakups

    The UFC burns bridges the way frat boys burn couches. They don't just put the match to the fabric and walk away. No, they dance around them in circles as they burn...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 64,156 reads 43 comments

  3. Alistair Overeem: "If I Lose to Frank Mir, I Have to Find Something Else to Do"

    Alistair Overeem pushed quite a few chips to the middle of the table in an interview Monday afternoon. The UFC heavyweight and former champion kickboxer, who has lost his last ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 22,140 reads 90 comments

  4. The 5 Most Hyped MMA Fighters of the Past Decade

    Hype is a normal, necessary part of MMA and all sports. However, it can sometimes turn in on itself, creating a sort of autoimmune reaction. Then everything just goes nuts. Overexposure sets in and you've collapsed your own souffle...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 6,135 reads 22 comments

  5. The 5 Worst Heavyweights in MMA History

    I'm not sure why heavyweights so often serve as punchlines in MMA . Wait, yes I am. A large man with a prodigious beer gut earns a judo brown belt, a black belt in the school of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 48,479 reads 59 comments

  6. The Ultimate Fighter 18: Breaking Down the Men of Teams Rousey and Tate

    The 18th season of The Ultimate Fighter kicked off Wednesday night on the fledgling Fox Sports 1 network...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 4,118 reads 2 comments

  7. Teixeira vs. Bader: Breaking Down the FightMetric Numbers

    Glover Teixeira left the cage in Belo Horizonte with his hand in the air and a first-round TKO under his belt. But his win over Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night 28 was not as clear-cut as the final stat line might indicate...

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  8. UFC Fight Night 28: Video Highlights from Teixeira vs. Bader

    UFC Fight Night 28 went down Wednesday night from Belo Horizonte, Brazil. And though the evening got off to a slow start with lackluster preliminary bouts, the card picked up steam ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 5,403 reads 2 comments

  9. Twitter Reacts to Ryan Bader vs. Glover Teixeira Results

    If you look only at the stat line, it may not make much sense. After all, Glover Teixeira did knock out Ryan Bader in the first round of the main event at UFC Fight Night 28...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,079 reads 2 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 28 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    UFC Fight Night 28 went down on Wednesday from Brazil. And I'm not going to lie to you: It was not the sexiest MMA card the world has ever seen...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 11,620 reads 65 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 28 Results: What We Learned from Benavidez vs. Formiga

    At UFC Fight Night 28 Wednesday evening, flyweight Joseph Benavidez kept the Team Alpha Male streak rolling fast and heavy, knocking out Jussier Formiga in the first round...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 3,348 reads 3 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 28 Results: Teixeira vs. Bader Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    UFC Fight Night 28 was over and done with by 10 p.m. on the East Coast. That's usually about the time the main card gets going on pay-per-view...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 955 reads 2 comments

  13. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in September

    The UFC seems to be a daily staple at the moment, as Bellator's next season cranks up this Thursday. In any event, there is plenty of MMA action across the cable and Internet landscapes...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 6,091 reads 8 comments

  14. Frank Mir Wants to Keep Fighting Despite 3rd Consecutive Loss, Manager Says

    Frank Mir , the two-time UFC heavyweight champion who has now lost three consecutive fights and two of three by TKO, has no plans to retire anytime soon, according to the fighter's manager...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 13,311 reads 95 comments

  15. Report: Scott Jorgensen May Be Preparing for Flyweight Debut

    Joe Warren, bean spiller? On Monday, the Bellator bantamweight and Fight Master coach was presumably poised to discuss his bout this Thursday at Bellator 98...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 6,429 reads 34 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 27 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    UFC Fight Night 27 went down Wednesday night from Indianapolis. In the main event, welterweight contenders and general man crush targets Carlos Condit and Martin Kampmann squared ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 5,603 reads 19 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 27 Main Card Staff Predictions

    For the second time in its illustrious two-week history, Fox Sports 1 hosts a UFC main card when the curtain goes up Wednesday on UFC Fight Night 27 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 20,571 reads 53 comments

  18. The 10 Most Intimidating Fighters in MMA

    As a general rule, MMA fighters are pretty intimidating people. They're not baking cupcakes, after all. And yet, some fighters are more imposing than others. Some are straight out of the central casting service of nightmare producers everywhere...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 59,447 reads 163 comments

  19. 5 Reasons to Pay Attention to ONE FC

    MMA promotions come, MMA promotions get mocked on Twitter, MMA promotions go. It's the nature of the beast it seems. Finding a foothold is difficult when you're scaling a monolith like the UFC...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 6,419 reads 16 comments

  20. Lyoto Machida Says He Has Unfinished Business with Sonnen, Belfort and Davis

    Lyoto Machida has a pretty full dance card these days. The former UFC light heavyweight champion said he is ready to move down to middleweight to consummate his rivalry with Chael Sonnen or Vitor Belfort ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 2,570 reads 17 comments

  21. 5 Oldest-Looking Fighters in MMA

    MMA has a way of aging people prematurely. That's just my observation. I'm no doctor, but it's probably got something to do with getting hit in the face and head a lot, constant heavy-contact training, major repeated weight cuts and so on...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 53,765 reads 63 comments

  22. How Do You Solve a Problem Like the Reem? 10 Possibilities for Alistair Overeem

    How do you solve a problem like The Reem? Ah, that is the question. Alistair Overeem is 1-2 in the UFC, with two upset knockout losses in a row...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 12,485 reads 81 comments

  23. Shogun vs. Sonnen Fight Card: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    Picking the UFC Fight Night 26 bonus winners couldn't have been an easy call. That's probably why the UFC ended up writing a few extra checks Saturday night in Boston: Crazy ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 10,752 reads 31 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 26 Results: What We Learned from Shogun Rua vs. Chael Sonnen

    In the first main event in the history of Fox Sports 1, light heavyweight Chael Sonnen used a major wrestling advantage to defeat diminishing former champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua by first-round submission at UFC Fight Night 26 in Boston...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 40,657 reads 109 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    If Fox Sports 1 is the newest underdog on the cable sports landscape, it got a pretty good omen Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 26 . Broadcasting from the historically hard-luck sports town of Boston, Mass...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 34,981 reads 156 comments