1. UFC on FOX 1: Benson Henderson Looking to Be More Exciting Than Clay Guida

    Bleacher Report was on the scene at today's open workouts for UFC on FOX 1. With a win Saturday night, Benson Henderson will likely punch his ticket for a lightweight title fight in 2012 opposite Frankie Edgar...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 2 years ago 1,238 reads 2 comments

  2. UFC on FOX 1: Cain Velasquez Says His Kickboxing, Wrestling Are Key to Victory

    Bleacher Report was on the scene at today's open workouts for UFC on FOX 1. Cain Velasquez , who will be defending his heavyweight belt for the first time, spoke with B/R about ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 2 years ago 7,200 reads 8 comments

  3. Friendship Aside, Mark Munoz Ready To Face Anderson Silva

    Munoz ready for title shot after dispatching Chris Leben at UFC 138 Mark Munoz insists he is ready to crush one of his idols in pursuit of UFC gold, but company president Dana White appears unwilling to give him the opportunity...

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  4. UFC 138 Results: Five Things We Learned

    UFC 138 delivers, Munoz thrills and Leben chills We say it all the time, don’t we? The cards that look the worst on paper often end up delivering the most thrilling evenings of punching and kicking...

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  5. Is Mixed Martial Arts the New Martial Art?

    ‘Strike first, strike hard, no mercy’ It’s hard to forget those famous lines from the classic 1984 film ‘The Karate Kid’ in which a kid from New Jersey ...

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  6. Chael Sonnen and Mark Munoz Both Want Title Shot, Who Wins Out?

    Let the middleweight contender argument begin. After taking care of business at UFC 138 with a win over Chris Leben, Mark Munoz shared his feelings about his place in the middleweight rankings...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 2 years ago 607 reads 1 comments

  7. UFC 137: The Hangover

    'The Hangover' was one of the biggest surprises of 2009, perhaps an even bigger surprise comes in the form of B.J. Penn vs. Nick Diaz in 2011. Now watch this trailer for The Hangover, UFC style...

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  8. Danny Downes Looks to Earn First UFC Win

    When Danny Downes first entered the sport of MMA, he adopted short term goals of winning and surviving. Now a member of the UFC, nothing has changed for Downes, who has his sights ...

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  9. Condit Disappointed, but Hopeful Shot at GSP Will Happen Soon

    It’s a slippery slope in the fight world. When a champion goes down due to injury, what does the challenger do? Should he stay on the card and take a short-notice change in opposition, ...

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  10. Nick Diaz' Trainer Tells BJ: Don't Be Scared. Let's Make It Five Rounds'

    UFC president Dana White has already stated that the new UFC 137 main event between BJ Penn and Nick Diaz will not be a five-round fight because, as he put it, "they haven't trained for five rounds...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 2 years ago 1,174 reads 0 comments

  11. What Does It Really Cost to Be a UFC Fan?

    If you've been feeling like the UFC is occupying a lot of your free time lately, it isn't your imagination...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 2 years ago 3,341 reads 3 comments

  12. Jon Jones vs. Cain Velasquez and Other Fights That Would Be of Epic Proportion

    MMA fans love to cut to the chase. If they feel a fight needs to happen, whether right now or in the near future, they want it and are more than comfortable with expressing their impatience...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 1,878 reads 7 comments

  13. Jon Jones Timeline: What We Can Expect in 2012 and Beyond

    Jon Jones has been hyped for a while now as the "future" of MMA and last night he firmly solidified himself as the "present" too...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 1,548 reads 3 comments

  14. UFC 135 Results: Dana White and Jon Jones Have Talked About Move to Heavyweight

    Is Jon Jones unstoppable at light heavyweight? It would appear so after his one-sided victory over Quinton "Rampage" Jackson last night at UFC 135 ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 2,221 reads 10 comments

  15. UFC 135 Weigh-Ins Live Stream & Results for Jon Jones vs. Rampage Jackson

    UFC 135 Official Weigh-ins are today at 4 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. ET. All 20 fighters are set to step on the scale, including Jon Jones, who will look to defend his light heavyweight belt for the fight time against Quinton "Rampage" Jackson...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 887 reads 1 comments

  16. Power Ranking the Most Popular UFC Champs

    Popularity contests aren't just for high school. Being popular and having success often go hand in hand, whether in your personal life...or professional...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 2,122 reads 12 comments

  17. The Truth About Fighters and Sponsors

    To the fan, it's just logos. It's background scenery, hardly worth noticing. It's a shirt some fighter wears to the cage and then struggles to pull back on to his sweaty torso in time for the post-fight interview...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 1,236 reads 2 comments

  18. UFC 137: Nick Diaz, BJ Penn Both Without Opponent, Let Them Fight Each Other

    No, I am not high. Hear me out. Earlier today, at the UFC 137 press conference, Dana White announced that Nick Diaz was being pulled from the main event due to essentially going MIA - no one, not even Diaz's manager, knew where Diaz was...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 1,060 reads 9 comments

  19. Boise State vs. Georgia: News, Analysis and Updates

    What happens when a Bronco and a Bulldog collide? Boise State is set to kick off their 2011 College Football season tonight when they travel 'down south' to face Georgia. The No...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 264 reads 4 comments

  20. Notre Dame vs. USF: 2011 College Football Week 1 News, Analysis and Predictions

    Are you feeling the Luck of the Irish, or rather bullish? Notre Dame , ranked No. 16 in the preseason AP poll, is set to host the unranked South Florida Bulls to kick off week one of the 2011 College Football Season...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 3 years ago 1,101 reads 28 comments

  21. UFC 134 Results: Do Fans Still Want Silva vs. Sonnen More Than Any Other Fight?

    UFC 134 gave Anderson Silva one more occasion to prove he is a genius inside the cage. It also gave more ammo for those who argue—and there is little argument—that he is the greatest fighter in MMA history...

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  22. UFC 133 Results: Is Vitor Belfort a Dirty Fighter?

    Simply put: No. Vitor Belfort is a passionate fighter, overly perhaps, and it's often hard to contain such zeal when you are attempting to end the night of your opponent inside a cage built for combat...

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  23. UFC 133 Fight Card: Will Rashad Evans Finish off Tito Ortiz at UFC 133?

    Tito Oritz has only been stopped three times inside the Octagon. Two of those stoppages came at the expense of knock out artist Chuck Liddell...

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  24. UFC 133 Predictions: Can Tito Ortiz Do the Unthinkable Against Rashad Evans?

    A lot can happen in 30 days—just ask Tito Ortiz. Ortiz was set to be fired by the UFC following an all-but-certain loss to Ryan Bader at UFC 132. But Ortiz didn't get the memo and gave himself a new lease on life with the stunning upset victory...

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  25. Anderson Silva and the Wasteland That Is the UFC Middleweight Division

    Homeostasis is a state of stability obtained when tension or a drive has been reduced or eliminated. The seven divisions within the UFC would embody a thing that never reaches a state of homeostasis...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 3 years ago 1,655 reads 15 comments