1. Lyoto Machida Talks UFC 175 Title Fight with Chris Weidman

    As the next man on deck to challenge UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman for Octagon supremacy, former light heavyweight kingpin Lyoto Machida has a lot on his plate...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 6,310 reads 43 comments

  2. Slugfest Alert: Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt Targeted for End of the Year

    Brace yourselves, fight fans. According to a report on UFC Tonight (h/t to Damon Martin of FOX Sports ), the UFC is in the market for a heavyweight barnburner ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 8,564 reads 60 comments

  3. Everyone Needs to Stop Talking Smack to Jon Jones and Wait Their Turn

    Jon Jones is a marked man. From the top contenders in the division to the gatekeepers at the bottom, everybody wants a piece of the champ. Can you blame them? At just 26 years of age, Jones has already accomplished ultimate glory...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 2,643 reads 19 comments

  4. Thiago Alves and 5 Exciting Careers We'd Love to See Back on Track

    Fighters sometimes fall off the map. We, as fans, don't want them to, but that's usually the natural order of things in this sometimes cruel world of mixed martial arts. Time moves along and these fighters are for the most part forgotten...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 2,514 reads 10 comments

  5. Andre 'Touchy' Fili and the Best Nicknames in the UFC Right Now

    Being clever in today's mixed martial arts world is often detrimental in successfully promoting one's career...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 30,345 reads 67 comments

  6. Chuck Liddell Thinks Glover Teixeira Will Finish Jon Jones Early at UFC 172

    As one of the greatest fighters in UFC history, former light heavyweight kingpin Chuck Liddell commands a certain amount of respect around these parts...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 8,349 reads 47 comments

  7. Wanderlei Silva: Chael Sonnen Is a Racist

    Chael Sonnen can get under the thickest of skins. Whether it's a legendary mixed martial artist or a local coffee shop employee, he'll verbally throw down at the drop of a hat...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 8,510 reads 175 comments

  8. UFC 172: 5 Reasons to Watch

    As if you already didn't know, Jon Jones will be defending his light heavyweight crown this weekend at UFC 172 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 9,184 reads 14 comments

  9. UFC 172: Phil Davis vs. Anthony Johnson Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Before Jon Jones defends his illustrious title opposite Brazilian powerhouse Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 , two more light heavyweights will wage war as part of Saturday's main card...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 10,444 reads 38 comments

  10. Dana White: The Diaz Brothers Will Be a Sad Story 1 Day

    Nick and Nate Diaz have always done things their way. From pre -fight banter to mid-fight vulgarity, the California brothers bow to no man...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 17,271 reads 75 comments

  11. Dana White: I'm Very Confident Gina Carano Is on Her Way Back

    In order for the UFC to attract Gina Carano away from her ultra-successful Hollywood career, it's going to have to pull all the right strings. First off, Carano needs to be compensated heavily...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 7,161 reads 22 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 11: 5 Reasons to Watch

    This coming Saturday will mark the 11th installment of UFC on Fox. For over two years, the pulsating promotion has given fans a perennial free look at their product, offering some of the very best fights in the process...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 6,476 reads 16 comments

  13. Alexander Gustafsson: I'm a Really Bad Matchup for Jon Jones

    Alexander Gustafsson serves as the perfect antidote to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones ' in-cage brilliance. He's the only fighter to ever push Jones to the brink of defeat, only to have the champ escape the Octagon's event horizon...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 4 months ago 11,085 reads 124 comments

  14. Winner of Dan Henderson vs. Daniel Cormier Gets a Title Shot

    The UFC light heavyweight title scene just got a little more interesting. On Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight (h/t Dave Doyle and Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com ), it was announced that the winner of Dan Henderson vs...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 14,470 reads 168 comments

  15. Anderson Silva Training to Become a Police Officer

    Just when you think Anderson Silva couldn't possibly come closer to resembling a real-life superhero, he goes out and starts training to become a cop...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 105,128 reads 128 comments

  16. Enough Is Enough: How the UFC Can Make It Easier to Be a Fan Again

    Fueled by executive perfection and monetary persuasion, the UFC has launched itself to the forefront of the global mixed martial arts scene...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 12,342 reads 122 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 38: 5 Key Takeaways from Brazil

    On a night that featured seven finishes, three decisions, one majority draw and one cancelled bout, mixed martial arts legend Dan Henderson recaptured ultimate glory...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 10,345 reads 18 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 38: Keys to Victory for Dan Henderson

    Dan Henderson is a bona fide mixed martial arts legend whether he wins this weekend or not. But as a prolific athlete and life-long competitor, it makes sense that Henderson ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 4,272 reads 10 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 38: Keys to Victory for Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua

    Like it or not, there's no denying that Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is on the last legs of his illustrious career. With only three Octagon victories since 2011, the Brazilian has found his way on the chopping block...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 5,900 reads 19 comments

  20. Dan Henderson: I'm Used to Brazilian Fans Saying I'm Going to Die

    Dan Henderson is already a mixed martial arts legend. The 43-year-old has journeyed all around the world challenging the best fighters available. His excellence and overwhelming resume speaks for itself...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 10,152 reads 30 comments

  21. Matt Brown and the 10 Best Brawlers in the UFC Today

    Brawlers these days are truly a rare breed. Equipped with limitless aggression and violent skill sets, they pressure even the most calculated opponents to the brink of defeat...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 9,158 reads 23 comments

  22. Anthony Pettis Says He'll KO Gilbert Melendez, Still Wants to Shut Nate Diaz Up

    Anthony Pettis is quickly becoming one of the most popular fighters in the sport. His freestyle striking and bolstered technique have catapulted him to the forefront of the UFC lightweight division...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 17,587 reads 171 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 38: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Fresh off an outstanding welterweight title fight not involving Georges St-Pierre, the UFC will look to make a quick turnaround this weekend for UFC Fight Night 38...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 2,383 reads 8 comments

  24. UFC Welterweight Division Picture Much Clearer After UFC 171

    Like Optimus Prime or Starscream, the UFC welterweight division has began its intricate transformation. But like any significant alteration, the 170-pound weight class needed a new beginning...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 3,134 reads 18 comments

  25. Tim Kennedy: I Don't Respect Michael Bisping, He's a Loudmouth

    In today's media-driven mixed martial arts world, earning respect is often as difficult as winning a championship...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 1,547 reads 8 comments