1. Affliction Still Clueless

    When Affliction began making weird decisions, I wrote it off as a new promotion trying to find their footing. I figured the mistakes would dissipate with time and by 2009 they would have their act together...

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  2. UFC 93: Final Thoughts on Rua/Coleman, What's next for Marcus Davis?

    Expectations are a tricky thing in professional sports, as Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is finding out after his uneven performance at UFC 93...

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  3. Liddell Vs. Rua at UFC 97

    The UFC is wasting little time getting their schedule in order. In addition to Rampage vs Jardine at UFC 96, they also announced Chuck Liddell will meet Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC 97 in Montreal, Canada...

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  4. Rampage vs. Jardine?

    I must have left the room and missed it, but during the PPV broadcast they announced Rampage Jackson will face Keith Jardine in the main event of UFC 96 in Columbus, Ohio. Previously it had been reported that Jardine would fight Luis Cane at UFC 97...

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  5. UFC 93 Results

    RearNakedNews.com Live Blog has started.!!!Please support our Sponsors!!!If you're bored, read this stuff.UFC 93 Preview and Predictions"Now It's War."TUF 9 Is A MessBest of MMA 2008Preliminary CardSiver def...

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  6. UFC 93 Live Results from Rear Naked News

    Live Blog has started.If you're bored, read this stuff.UFC 93 Preview and Predictions"Now It's War."TUF 9 Is A MessBest of MMA 2008 Preliminary Card Siver def. Mohr (3rd Rd TKO)Drwal def. Serati (1st Rd TKO)Schafer def...

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  7. UFC 93 Preview: Dan Henderson Takes on Rich Franklin

    (RearNakedNews.com will have UFC 93 Live Results tomorrow afternoon beginning at 2:30pm ET. Don't miss any of the action with our Live Coverage. We'll have full play-by-plays and I'll make fun of lots of stuff...

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  8. BJ Penn's Boyhood Afro/Mustache Combo

    UFC Primetime had a very successful debut pulling in 880,000 viewers then another 614,000 with the replay. That's a total of 1,494,000 viewers for an hour's worth of television...

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  9. "Now It's War"

    I haven't been all that excited about the rematch between Mark Coleman and Mauricio Rua, but seeing Phil Baroni in Ireland makes me think it might be entertaining...

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  10. Josh Koscheck Gets Extension

    According to MMAMania, Josh Koscheck has signed a 20 month extension with the UFC. It will keep him under the Zuffa banner until "almost 2011...

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  11. Affliction Is Busted

    Despite reports otherwise, Tom Atencio claims all is well with "Day of Reckoning" ticket sales. Since Atencio is as reliable as a 70 year old's penis, I decided to put on my Mythbusters costume and get to the bottom of this...

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  12. Roger Huerta's Future

    I've purposely avoided saying anything about Roger Huerta's decision to walk away from the UFC in favor of a modeling and acting career because I was waiting to see if it was more than simply a negotiating ploy...

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  13. Randy Couture Passes on Nogueira Fight

    According to SI.com, Randy Couture was offered a fight with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the first half of 2009, but he declined due to an elbow injury and an upcoming role in Sylvester Stallone's new movie The Expendables...

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  14. Battle of the Matts: Hughes vs. Serra at UFC 98

    It appears Matt Hughes and Matt Serra finally have a date to settle their feud, which I believe started some time in the 1980's.For anyone who doesn't already, I suggest you check in on Hughes' website every so often...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 227 reads 1 comments

  15. Countdown to UFC 93

    Despite what Dave Meltzer said, there is in fact a UFC 93 Countdown show. It won't air on Spike, but you can watch it on UFC.com...

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  16. Rampage Pleads Guilty

    www.RearNakedNews.com Rampage Jackson pleaded guilty today to a felony and a misdemeanor. That sounds bad, but in reality it probably means he will not see jail time...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 55 reads 1 comments

  17. Keith Jardine vs Luis Cane

    All right, this one doesn't make any sense to me. Why would Keith Jardine turn down a main event rematch with Chuck Liddell to fight Luis Cane instead? Liddell is clearly on the downside of his career and Jardine already beat him...

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  18. Fedor Responds

    When the main event between Fedor and Andrei Arlovski was announced, I was not pumped for it. I would have rather seen Josh Barnett get the shot, but recently my feelings have changed...

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  19. TUF 9 Is a Mess

    Rich Franklin is waging one of the best public wars with the UFC I have ever seen. Every time he answers a question about possibly coaching The Ultimate Fighter 9, he manages to insult the show, the UFC, but also come off looking like a company guy...

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  20. UFC 96 Coming Together

    It looks like the UFC has started 2009 with the clear objective to finish up the card for UFC 96 as soon as possible...

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  21. Best Of 2008

    Select winners will receive a special Rear Naked News care package (details next week). Please argue all you want about how stupid or smart I am in the comments section...

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  22. Best Of MMA 2008

    www.RearNakedNews.com Select winners will receive a special Rear Naked News care package (details coming later this week). Please argue all you want about how stupid or smart I am in the comments section...

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  23. Aoki Makes Eddie Alvarez Tap

    www.RearNakedNews.com I woke up to get a drink and couldn't resist checking in on the Fields Dynamite show. After seeing a couple Japanese commercials, I got a boost of energy and now will embark on a 5:45am Impromptu Live Blog...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 395 reads 8 comments

  24. Best Off List Is Coming

    I've got a lengthy recap of 2008 coming soon with "Fight of the Year" and all that other crap people go nuts for this time of year. It also has some different things like "Best Entrance Song" and The Reese Andy Award for "Worse Fighter of the Year"...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  25. WAMMA is Irrelevant

    www.RearNakedNews.com As some of the early followers of Rear Naked News know, I am not the biggest supporter of WAMMA. In fact, I'd count myself as one of their worst critics...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 80 reads 4 comments