1. Silva vs. Sonnen: Will UFC 148 Be the End of Chael Sonnen, Win or Lose?

    UFC 148 might be Chael Sonnen 's end as a superstar, even if he manages to beat Anderson Silva . Sure, a victory over Silva will be a boon to Sonnen 's career and will make him that much more respected as fighter...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about 2 years ago 5,129 reads 47 comments

  2. UFC Rule Changes: Why There Is NOTHING Wrong with Soccer Kicks

    There's nothing loathsome about soccer kicks. Those that are concerned about possible health detriments seem to have forgotten that the sport of fighting is rife with such hazards...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about 2 years ago 8,093 reads 154 comments

  3. UFC on FX 4 Results: Maynard vs. Guida Was NOT Condit vs. Diaz

    Fans and pundits are quick to compare Clay Guida's lackluster performance against Gray Maynard to Carlos Condit's performance against Nick Diaz, but nothing could be further from the truth...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about 2 years ago 2,556 reads 47 comments

  4. UFC 147: Mike Russow Carries the Legacies of Steve Jennum and Sean Gannon

    There have been few fighters in UFC history who have donned the badge and walked the thin blue line whilst trying to pursue a successful career in the world's leading MMA promotion...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about 2 years ago 1,716 reads 9 comments

  5. Nick Diaz vs. Georges St-Pierre and 11 of the Biggest Letdowns in MMA History

    For every moment in MMA that lived up to the hype, there was one—or even more—that didn't. The history of the sport is littered with such catastrophes, be they hyped ...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 547 reads 45 comments

  6. UFC on FX 3 Results: The Preliminary Fights Were Not Boring

    There is no such thing as a boring fight, only people who can't appreciate ALL aspects of mixed martial arts—even the less exciting ones...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 840 reads 11 comments

  7. UFC News: Wikipedia Continues Its Absurd War on the UFC

    Wikipedia has continued its onslaught against the UFC. The online encyclopedia now threatens to delete many more UFC event pages, starting from UFC 2 onward. The whole issue started with the Wikipedia pages for the UFC on FUEL events...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 8,994 reads 18 comments

  8. B/R Official MMA Rankings for June: The Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters

    There are no MMA rankings more speculative yet controversial as the pound-for-pound rankings. May was a busy month for the world of mixed martial arts and we got to see several ...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 9,381 reads 30 comments

  9. 9 Crazy Things That MMA Fans Actually Believed

    There are notions in MMA that are frequently mocked today, but the sad truth is that some of these beliefs actually had widespread acceptance...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 12,441 reads 76 comments

  10. UFC 146 Results: Who Is to Blame for Overhyping Fighters Like Edson Barboza?

    UFC lightweight Edson Barboza was once the next big thing. Now—because he lost once—he's a bum who got lucky a few times. Who is to blame for this dramatic shift of opinion? Look in the mirror...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 790 reads 9 comments

  11. UFC 146 Results: What's Next for the Losers?

    Losing is part of the fight business, and UFC 146 was no exception. Frank Mir lost to Junior Dos Santos by a second round TKO and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva was dominated and badly bloodied up by Cain Velasquez...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 349 reads 14 comments

  12. UFC 146 Results: Funniest Tweets About Each UFC 146 Fight

    The Twitterverse had a lot of funny things to say about UFC 146 . Junior Dos Santos may have smashed Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez bloodied, battered and brutalized Antonio "Bigfoot" ...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 1,313 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC 146 Fight Card: Will UFC 146 Turn out to Be an Epic Failure?

    The all-heavyweight UFC 146 main card looks great, but looks can be deceiving; the card may well turn out to be an unmitigated disaster—a failure of epic proportions! For ...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 2,407 reads 28 comments

  14. Jon Jones Issues Apology for DUI: 'I Screwed Up, Big Time...I'm Truly Sorry'

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has issued a public apology via Facebook for his Saturday DUI arrest...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 4,301 reads 56 comments

  15. UFC 146 Fight Card: UFC Releases Hilarious UFC 146 Promo

    The UFC is loved in part because it's "real" and has a sense of humor, unlike the other major sports leagues. Case in point, take their newest UFC 146 promo—a hilarious throwback to the UFC's days in the early '90s...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 6,477 reads 21 comments

  16. Jon Jones DUI: Will the Jon Jones DUI Destroy the UFC's Growth and Image?

    One of the worst things that could have happened to the UFC has happened. Their golden boy, Jon Jones , has been arrested for suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ sports as well as a press release by Jon Jones' manager, Malki Kawa...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 5,558 reads 53 comments

  17. Strikeforce: Is Strikeforce the Most Pointless Promotion in MMA?

    After tonight's battle between Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier, Strikeforce will cease to have a point in the MMA world. No, really, it'll be the most pointless promotion in all of MMA...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 100 reads 5 comments

  18. Strikeforce: All Main Card Fighters Come in on Weight

    All of the main card fighters for Strikeforce: Heavyweight Grand Prix Finale have made weight, as reported by MMAjunkie.com , who was present at tonight's weigh-ins. All but one of the preliminary fighters made weight...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 798 reads 0 comments

  19. Wikipedia Takes a Shot at UFC on FUEL Events

    Wikipedia has taken a shot at the UFC. The online encyclopedia has deemed that the first UFC on FUEL event is unworthy of having its own Wikipedia page and is contemplating deletion of the other FUEL event pages...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 3,100 reads 36 comments

  20. Do Hardcore MMA Fans Secretly Hope It Fails to Go Mainstream?

    MMA fans are a hateful bunch, but the most hateful of all are the self-proclaimed "hardcore" fans who spit on others and seemingly wish for a dark future for the UFC and MMA itself...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 2,439 reads 56 comments

  21. Does the UFC Need to Implement Pride Rules?

    If there's one thing from Pride that nobody can hate on, it was the rules. The Pride rules were conducive to making great fights...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 3,362 reads 22 comments

  22. UFC: Is Jon Jones' Ego a Problem?

    Jon Jones is one of MMA's most polarizing figures—in large part because of his supposed "massive" ego. Is this ego (or the fans' perception of an ego) a problem? No, it's a blessing...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 517 reads 64 comments

  23. UFC on Fuel TV 3: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier Weigh-in Results

    In case you've forgotten, UFC on Fuel TV is on Tuesday, May 15th. The main event is Chan Sung Jung (a.k.a. "The Korean Zombie") against Dustin Poirier in a fight that will likely determine which fighter gets to challenge for the UFC featherweight title...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 1,150 reads 3 comments

  24. MMA: Seven Fighters That Fans Need to Stop Picking on

    MMA fans are a hateful breed. They build fighters up, only to tear them down when they lose or even just say something they don't agree with...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 4,384 reads 106 comments

  25. UFC Fighter Pay: It Really Isn't Our Business What Fighters Make

    Fighter pay is a hot-button issue amongst fans, but in reality, it shouldn't be—what fighters make and what promoters choose to pay them isn't the business of fans...

    Matt Saccaro Written by Matt Saccaro about over 2 years ago 2,180 reads 37 comments