1. Tuff-N-Uff Champion Brenna Larkin on Mastering Law, MMA and Fear

    Three years ago I traveled deep into the desert of Lordsburg , New Mexico. Once there, I traveled to the wrong side of the tracks to catch a humble amateur MMA event known as the XCFC ...

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  2. Joe Yager Discusses His MMA Evolution Leading into Bellator Debut

    For aspiring light heavyweight Joe Yager (5-1) the journey started almost five years ago in a scorching hot Tucson gym competing in a smoker event...

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  3. Olympic Gold Medalist Henry Cejudo One of Many to Shine at WFF MMA

    In a quick turnaround from their sellout show in March, the World Fighting Federation put on another stellar event for Arizona MMA fans...

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  4. Blackzilian Coach Van Arsdale Talks Unleashing Rashad Evans at UFC on FOX 2

    When you're coaching one of the top light heavyweights in the world, a former world champion who has only lost once in his career, a man who is looking to regain his championship ...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 991 reads 0 comments

  5. Alliance Coach Eric Del Fierro Talks Evans vs. Davis at UFC on FOX 2

    It seems like yesterday that a smaller than average heavyweight was wrecking fighters and smashing the odds on season two of "The Ultimate Fighter...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 374 reads 0 comments

  6. UFC FW Ross Pearson Thriving at Alliance MMA According to Coach Eric Del Fierro

    The winners of previous seasons of The Ultimate Fighter have found mixed results over the years. Many have gone on to chase and in certain cases win UFC titles, while others fell into mediocrity...

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  7. Blackzilian Coach Mike Van Arsdale on Expected Changes in Melvin Guillard

    At the highest levels of mixed martial arts, 2012 signifies a monumental beginning to a new era within the sport. The flagship of the sport, The UFC, has engaged its groundbreaking agreement with FOX Networks to feature MMA on live network television...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 1,101 reads 1 comments

  8. UFC Cutman 'Big Rob' Monroe on the Influence of 'Stitch' Duran in MMA

    There are many heroes roaming the halls of mixed martial arts gods. In a sport so young, most are living legends, and some are even still active...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 1,397 reads 3 comments

  9. Blackzilian Coach Mike Van Arsdale on Rumble Johnson's Move to MW and UFC 142

    With over four years of experience competing inside the Octagon, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is a UFC veteran...

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  10. WMMA Alive and Well: Carano Not the Face, Cyborg Not the End, Wake Up MMA

    In a sport targeted at 18-34 year old males, women have had to fight an uphill battle to gain acceptance among the target audience...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 1,827 reads 13 comments

  11. Top MMA Fighters Agree the WFF Is Ready for TV

    There has been a recent evolution which has impacted combat sports forever. For many decades, the sweet science of boxing has dominated the landscape, featuring some of the greatest competition and athletes in the history of the sporting realm...

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  12. Nick & Nate Diaz: Two Elite Warriors in a Game Ruled by Athletes

    Knockout power? Who needs it? In the west coast lair of Cesar Gracie, there roams two ferocious lions with plenty of killer instinct...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 2,917 reads 10 comments

  13. Brock Lesnar: Tragedy of His Premature Retirement from a Critic's Perspective

    Brock Lesnar . Two words, a name, a man, an icon and a recipe for debate which could rage until the cows come home and then leave again for another round...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about over 2 years ago 5,075 reads 12 comments

  14. Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber Will Make This the Best Ultimate Fighter Ever

    There are quite a few reasons as to why The Ultimate Fighter season fifteen will prove to be one of the best seasons ever...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 807 reads 2 comments

  15. MMA Stars Wand Silva, Mir, Jones, Griffin, Whitehead Unite to Help MMA Fan

    The mixed martial arts community is an extremely tight knit unit. We have thrived as a community together...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 275 reads 0 comments

  16. MMA Community Comes Together to Fill the Cage for Kids This Christmas

    Mis-con-cep-tion n. A mistaken thought, idea, or notion, a misunderstanding When the untrained ear hears the letters MMA or UFC, the misconceptions begin flowing almost immediately...

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  17. Frank Mir Should Challenge Junior Dos Santos Before Lesnar or Overeem

    On December 30th, 2011, over 500 pounds of mixed martial arts heavyweight brawn will collide inside the UFC Octagon...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 2,813 reads 32 comments

  18. Eddie Bravo: Joe Rogan 'A 10th-Degree Black Belt in Speaking'

    “ Joe Rogan was my first MMA coach ever” —Anonymous. Like many sports' fanbases, the MMA community is a knowledgeable, educated bunch with high expectations when it comes to all facets of their contest of choice...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 5,631 reads 13 comments

  19. UFC 140: Jon Jones Will Destroy Lyoto Machida

    The potential for epic and historic greatness currently residing atop the UFC light heavyweight division is without a doubt a spectacle that all fight fans carry an opinion on...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 3,710 reads 29 comments

  20. UFC 139: So You Think Pride Era Fighters Fell Off? Hendo and Shogun Disagree.

    There was a time in this sport when there truly were two super powers that ruled the landscape of mixed martial arts. The eternal boss of all promotions, The Ultimate Fighting Championships, was just really starting to gain traction and take off...

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  21. AKA Head Coach Javier Mendez Talks UFC Heavyweight Champ Cain Velasquez

    Artwork by Evan Shoman of shomanart.com . And standing in the blue corner, the reigning, defending, undisputed, UFC heavyweight champion of the world.....

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  22. UFC on FOX Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos: Eddie Bravo's Pick and Why

    Looking at the matchup for the UFC heavyweight title that is about to take place at UFC Live On FOX, no matter which way a fight fan is leaning when they look across the cage at the opponent they didn't pick they have to get chills down their spine...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 1,908 reads 4 comments

  23. Cain Velasquez's Coach Javier Mendez Talks About Junior Dos Santos

    There is an epic matchup on the horizon in the UFC heavyweight division that could mark the beginning of a new era in mixed martial arts. The ingredients have come together to create the perfect recipe of action for a one-of-a-kind event...

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  24. Eddie Bravo: Nick Diaz Will Go Down as One of the Greatest MMA Fighters Ever

    There are many sources of wisdom throughout the MMA community which can explain to the fans exactly who and what it is that they are seeing...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 3,087 reads 42 comments

  25. Lyoto Machida's Manager Ed Soares Weighs in on Bout with Jon Jones

    What would you say if someone told you there was a light heavyweight who many would agree was the future of the division? What if they told you he was an unstoppable force, that no ...

    Todd Jackson Written by Todd Jackson about almost 3 years ago 856 reads 11 comments