1. Strikeforce Beats UFC To the Punch

    www.RearNakedNews.com I never took the possibility of Dan Henderson signing with Strikeforce seriously. To me, it was a ploy to get more money out of the UFC. The side with deeper pockets almost always wins the negotiation battle...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about almost 5 years ago 552 reads 3 comments

  2. UFC 101 "Declaration" Full Results

    www.RearNakedNews.com Jesse Lennox vs Danillo Villefort -Lennox Wins by 3rd Rd TKO (cut) -The cut was from an accidental headbutt. Villefort went for an armbar and there was a collision. A timeout was called and the doctor wouldn't let it go on...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about 5 years ago 825 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC 100 Preview and Picks

    (RearNakedNews.com will have UFC 100 Live Results tomorrow night. Don't miss any of the action with our Full Play-by-Plays as the fights happen.) Mark Coleman vs ...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about 5 years ago 328 reads 2 comments

  4. WEC Top Fighters Want More Money

    www.RearNakedNews.com Most problems begin with poor judgment. Tim Sylvia let Monte Cox talk him into fighting Ray Mercer. It was a fight the former UFC Heavyweight Champion should have never even considered...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about 5 years ago 484 reads 2 comments

  5. Tito Ortiz Is Still Talking

    It always amazes me how he can talk for so long without stopping.Notice the "sleazeball" doing the interview. He'd be better off staying behind the camera next time. He also asks one of the worst phrased questions I've ever heard...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 624 reads 5 comments

  6. UFC 100 Odds

    With UFC 100 around the corner, it's time to get into betting mode and review the odds. Like all sports betting, MMA odds change over time, so it's important to keep an eye on them from when the bout is announced all the way till fight night...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 885 reads 10 comments

  7. Rampage Sued For Death Of Fetus

    Holli Griggs, the pregnant woman whose SUV Rampage Jackson rammed into with his monster truck, has filed a lawsuit seeking damages for the incident. TMZ quotes the figure at "more than $25,000...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 114 reads 0 comments

  8. Gabriel Gonzaga on the Brink

    UFC 66 - WIN Marrero (Preliminary Card)UFC 70 - WIN Cro Cop (Main Event)UFC 74 - LOSS Couture (Main Event)UFC 80 - LOSS Werdum (Main Card)UFC 86 - WIN McCully (Preliminary Card)UFC ...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 287 reads 5 comments

  9. Carwin vs Velasquez

    Inside Fights is reporting that Shane Carwin will face Cain Velasquez at UFC 103 in Dallas, TX. The fight makes sense on a variety of levels. They've reached the point where they can't put off sorting out the future of the Heavyweight Division any longer.

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 195 reads 3 comments

  10. Bellator's Solid First Season

    Bellator will have live English language broadcasts for Season Two, which kicks off in the fall. In many ways, their debut season without live English television was a blessing. They were able to build without expectations...

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  11. Eddie Alvarez vs. JZ Cavalcante

    According to MMANews.com, Eddie Alvarez and JZ Cavalcante will do battle at DREAM 11 on Sept. 23. This will be Alvarez's biggest test since his loss to Shinya Aoki. The Bellator wins were nice, but they weren't against top talent...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 95 reads 1 comments

  12. Vitor Belfort and The UFC

    During a commercial break, Spike gave us another segment with Amir Sadollah. Usually these are pointless, but last night we got some interesting news. Apparently Dana White is fishing for Middleweights to challenge Anderson Silva...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 392 reads 0 comments

  13. TUF Finale Thoughts

    -Clay Guida returned to his brawling roots last night and it cost him the fight. He came out wild and took some of the worst Round One punishment I've ever seen...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 109 reads 2 comments

  14. Is The UFC Serious?

    The UFC makes a hundred good decisions for every bad decision, but putting Lytle/Burns on the televised Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale is one of their worst in quite some time...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 37 reads 1 comments

  15. Cro Cop On DREAM 10 Card

    Mirko Cro Cop will face Siala "Mighty Mo" Siliga July 20 at DREAM 10. There has been considerable Mirko bashing since he fled the UFC after EPKO-ing Al Turk. I'm just as pissed as everyone else, but lets remember this is not Pride Cro Cop...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 379 reads 1 comments

  16. Marcus Davis Isn't Getting a Rematch

    I've been a vocal supporter of Marcus Davis, but he needs to forget about a rematch with Dan Hardy. He lost. Whenever fighters let things go to the judges, you run the risk of losing a decision...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 218 reads 7 comments

  17. UFC 99 Final Thoughts

    -One of the stranger nights of fights in recent memory. Some highlights, off the top of my head... Saunders and Swick trash talking during the fight and you could clearly hear it, an ...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 299 reads 7 comments

  18. Ray Mercer KOs Tim Sylvia

    Monte Cox has all but sewn up the 2009 Worst Manager award. The loss can't be blamed on him, but putting Sylvia into the position can. Managers are supposed to look out for their clients and steer their career into the right directions...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  19. Cro Cop Leaves UFC

    The UFC's experiment with a one-fight deal did not go so well. Mirko Cro Cop has signed a three-fight deal with DREAM and totally burned his bridge with the UFC. It's an unexpected move, as Cro Cop seemed genuine about his return to the Octagon...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 50 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 99 Results

    www.RearNakedNews.com -A better name for this event would have been "Ramifications". The winner of Kongo/Velasquez becomes an instant title contender and if Silva defeats Franklin, ...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 1,157 reads 2 comments

  21. UFC 99 Predictions

    Wanderlei Silva vs Rich Franklin-Silva by 1st Rd TKOCain Velasquez vs Cheick Kongo-Kongo by 1st Rd TKODan Hardy vs Marcus Davis-Davis by Unanimous DecisionBen Saunders vs Mike Swick-Swick by ...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 386 reads 3 comments

  22. Sylvia-Mercer Bout Back On!

    The saga continues...Earlier today the boxing match between Tim Sylvia and Ray Mercer was canceled over sanctioning issues by the Association of Boxing Commissions (whatever the hell that is)...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 100 reads -1 comments

  23. Xtreme Couture Supplements

    Xtreme Couture now has a line of supplements. It's about time a fighter poked their nose into this world. It's been sitting there waiting for a couple years. This is one reason I think MMA managers are horrible...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 633 reads 3 comments

  24. Urijah Faber's Hand Steals the Show

    Nothing was settled last night. Mike Brown slid by an injured Urijah Faber. An amazing performance by Faber, even in defeat. He resorted to throwing elbows instead of punches. He couldn't grasp Brown in the clinch or any time they wrestled...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 785 reads 1 comments

  25. Strikeforce "Lawler vs Shields" Recap

    -Did you see Mike Kyle's improbable TKO victory over Rafael Feijao? Yeah, me either. I did get to see Kevin Randleman gas in a minute and a half, though.-Kevin Randleman's striking technique reminds me of a T-Rex trying to bat coconuts from a tree...

    Rear Naked Written by Rear Naked about over 5 years ago 137 reads 1 comments