1. The Ultimate Fighter: A 5-Step Guide to Saving the Show

    The Ultimate Fighter debuted to a resounding thud, posting its lowest premiere ratings ever in the series' long-running history. What's most worrisome about these ratings is that there isn't much saving grace on the horizon...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about 2 years ago 1,224 reads 2 comments

  2. Felix Hernandez: No One Deserved a Perfect Game More Than the King

    Seattle Mariners fans, we are an insecure bunch. You see, we love our players, but more importantly, we desperately want our players to love us back...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 326 reads 1 comments

  3. Frankie Edgar Could Be the Greatest Fighter of All Time with a Drop in Weight

    Should Frankie Edgar drop down a weight class? We hear this question after every one of Edgar's fights, whether he wins or—as is the case after UFC 150 last weekend—loses...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 806 reads 7 comments

  4. UFC 150 Bar Talk: Five Things to Discuss with Your Friends over Beer and Wings

    To the average working person $59.99 is a lot of money, and with the UFC offering two, sometimes three pay-per-view events in a single calendar month, that's a lot of strain to put on the bank account...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 1,321 reads 10 comments

  5. Stop the 'Greg Jackson Fighters Are Boring' Madness

    There are certain inevitabilities in mixed martial arts that I have come to accept over the years. Dana White will say things he probably shouldn't say. Nick Diaz will do things he definitely shouldn't do...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 2,178 reads 59 comments

  6. The Worst UFC Losing Streaks

    UFC 146 was the day that Dan Hardy saved his career. The former welterweight title challenger, in search of his first win since late 2009, finally snapped his four-fight losing ...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 4,128 reads 14 comments

  7. MMA Career Records and Shifting the Focus to the Future

    We sports fans are a quantitative bunch. There's nothing we love more than having a single, definitive number to summarize the performances of our favorite athletes or teams, especially ...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 2 years ago 652 reads 10 comments

  8. UFC 136 Reaction: Dear Leonard Garcia, Never Change

    I had an epiphany Saturday night while watching UFC 136 . It happened moments before Bruce Buffer read out the judges' scores for Leonard Garcia vs. Nam Phan II...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about 3 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Trade Deadline Deals Won't Win You the World Series

    We are just a few days from the 2011 MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, and as usual we are drowning in trade rumors. The trade deadline is kind of like Christmas for baseball teams...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 3 years ago 168 reads 0 comments

  10. Which UFC Champion Has Faced the Stiffest Competition?

    I remember two years ago, when one of the hottest debates in MMA circles was where Fedor Emelianenko should rank on the pound-for-pound list. It was divisive, to put it mildly...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 3 years ago 2,818 reads 15 comments

  11. Jason David Frank: Morphing From Karate Master To Mixed Martial Artist

    Jason David Frank wants you to be his friend. As the Green Ranger on the show "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers," Frank was constantly in the spotlight, and he met a lot of fans along the way...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about almost 5 years ago 6,606 reads 4 comments

  12. Blame M-1, Not the UFC, If Fedor Emelianenko Isn't in the UFC

    The details of the contract that the UFC supposedly offered Fedor Emelianenko are making their way around the Internet. First, let us break down the contract to see just how significant the UFC's efforts to bring Fedor to the octagon are...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 2,033 reads 69 comments

  13. Affliction to Compensate Fighters, Fights May Move to Strikeforce/ M-1

    Originally reported on MMAMadness.com: It appears that things might not be a total loss for the fighters on the Affliction: Trilogy card. Sources close to one of the fighters told MMAMadness...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 295 reads 3 comments

  14. Bruce Buffer on The 360 at UFC 100 and More

    Courtesy of the Topps Company (etopps.com) This article originally appeared on MMAMadness.com: It did not take long for video of Bruce Buffer’s 360 at UFC 100 to spread across the internet...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 343 reads 3 comments

  15. Eight Things I Learned From UFC 100

    1) Everything was on display big, including inept judgingUFC 100 began with a fireworks show between Yoshihiro Akiyama and Alan Belcher. The result was a split decision victory for Akiyama that many (including commentator Joe Rogan) did not agree with...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 1,157 reads 12 comments

  16. Jon Jones: Fulfilling a Dream

    From MMAMadness.com: When Jon Jones first signed with the UFC, his sights were set on UFC 100. “My fiancée has been saying, ‘Baby, how funny would it be if you made the main card for UFC 100?’” Jones told MMAMadness...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 178 reads 0 comments

  17. Brock Lesnar Focusing on Being Well-Rounded

    From MMAMadness.com: Brock Lesnar dominated for all but 10 seconds of his UFC debut. The only problem is, those 10 seconds were all it took to lose the fight. In those 10 seconds, Lesnar left his leg exposed...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 203 reads 13 comments

  18. UFC to Ban Fighters That Sign with EA?

    The UFC is threatening to not sign fighters that sign on with video game publisher EA, MMAscraps.com reported.MMAscraps cited two forum posts, one by MMA agent Ken Pavia of MMAAgents...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 72 reads 17 comments

  19. Eight Things I Learned from UFC 99

    From MMAMadness.com 1. Judging criteria are as confusing as ever There are two schools of thought when it comes to scoring a fight. The first (and the one currently employed) believes that each round should be scored on a point system...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 963 reads 10 comments

  20. Eight Things Casual MMA Fans Say That Drive Me Crazy

    Sometimes they are someone’s boyfriend or girlfriend tagging along to a party. Maybe they happened into the bar the same night that a fight was airing on the big screen. No matter, their backgrounds are irrelevant...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 20,573 reads 48 comments

  21. Tito Ortiz Sued Over Interview Comments

    From MMAMadness.com: Tito Ortiz has always been known for his trash talking, but his mouth has landed him in some serious legal trouble.TMZ...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 414 reads 2 comments

  22. Thom Ortiz: Getting Better To Give Back More

    From MMAMadness.com: It is 9:30 on a blistering Arizona morning. In a hot one-room gym in Mesa, fighters are already rolling on the ground, practicing Jiu Jitsu. One fighter looks a little different from the rest...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 652 reads 0 comments

  23. The Undisputed Review of UFC 2009 Undisputed

    From MMAMadness.com: Mixed martial arts fans have been without any sort of MMA fighting game on this current generation of consoles. The nuances of the sport have proved difficult for game developers to recreate, and few have even attempted it...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 479 reads 5 comments

  24. Eight Things I Learned from UFC 98

    From MMAMadness.com: UFC 98 was a spectacular card from start to finish. The card featured submissions, brutal knockouts, and hard fought decisions...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 562 reads 4 comments

  25. Which Matt Will Win at UFC 98?

    From MMAMadness.com:Seldom do we see a fight where the combatants hate each other as much as Matt Serra and Matt Hughes do...

    Cameron Gidari Written by Cameron Gidari about over 5 years ago 174 reads 10 comments