1. 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 over 4 years ago 1,242 reads 2 comments

  2. 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 over 4 years ago 1,089 reads 9 comments

  3. 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 over 4 years ago 374 reads 4 comments

  4. 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 over 4 years ago 1,155 reads 28 comments

  5. 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...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 4 years ago 1,075 reads 17 comments

  6. 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...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 4 years ago 1,199 reads 9 comments

  7. 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...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 4 years ago 366 reads 2 comments

  8. 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...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 4 years ago 381 reads 1 comments

  9. 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 almost 5 years ago 1,686 reads 15 comments

  10. 11 Current MMA Greats Most Likely Competing Past Their Peak Performance

    Peak performance can be defined simply as: able to do one’s best in one’s best physical state. Math tells us that what goes up must come down, and in between, there is by and large a moment in time when you reach your peak...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 2,194 reads 12 comments

  11. UFC: Sorting Out the Muddle in the Welterweight Division

    There is one thing we know for certain about the welterweight division: Georges St-Pierre is the title holder and he doesn’t give the impression of being ready to relinquish ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 2,437 reads 6 comments

  12. UFC 132 Through UFC 138: Power Ranking Which Champ Is Most Likely To Get Toppled

    A champion has to be at his very best in every fight if he wants to ensure that the belt stays around his wait. During the second half of 2011, we may be treated to seeing all seven UFC belts being defended...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 7,806 reads 58 comments

  13. MMA: Brock Lesnar and 11 Fighters Who Deserve More Credit Than They Get

    They may not be the best of the best, or maybe they are currently title holders, but some fighters just don't get the credit they deserve for whatever rhyme or reason. Some fighters just go about their business, without making a lot of noise...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 3,506 reads 25 comments

  14. Strikeforce: If Werdum Beats Overeem, Will MMA Fans Demand a Recount?

    In politics, recounts are called for if an election is especially close or if there is reason to suspect foul play...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 439 reads 27 comments

  15. MMA: Will the Strikeforce Grand Prix Winner Really Be the No. 1 Heavyweight?

    Awhile back you could have made a case for the Strikeforce HW Grand Prix winner laying claim to the title of No. 1 heavyweight in MMA ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 643 reads 19 comments

  16. Anderson Silva: Who Is He Going to Fight Next, Assuming He Beats Yushin Okami?

    It is probably unfair to ask this question so far in advance as there are still 74 days until UFC 134 in Rio takes place...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 21,841 reads 50 comments

  17. All 7 UFC Belts Could Be on the Line During Second Half of 2011

    With the surge in the amount of UFC events over the last few years, one downside is that less and less PPV events are being anchored with a title fight...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 2,166 reads 47 comments

  18. UFC 131 Results: Who Could Junior dos Santos or Carwin Face If They Lose?

    UFC 131 is upon us and, if you are a betting man, you'd likely throw some money down believing that one thing is for certain: that Shane Carwin and Junior dos Santos wont let this one go to the judges...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 961 reads 5 comments

  19. UFC 130 Fight Card Video with Dana White, Rampage, Frank Mir, Roy Nelson & More

    (Hint: Use the white "pointing right" arrow key to scroll through to the video you want to view.) UFC 130 : Rampage vs...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 526 reads 2 comments

  20. UFC 130 Fight Card: Did It Go from Awesome to Awful With Loss of Main Event?

    UFC 130 lost its main event earlier today when it was announced that both Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard had sustained injuries...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 1,119 reads 15 comments

  21. UFC 131: Will Steven Seagal Teach Junior Dos Santos How to Behead Brock Lesnar?

    It would be fair to say that not everyone is sure what to make of Steven Seagal and his relationship to Anderson Silva , Lyoto Machida and the rest of team Black House MMA (which ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about almost 5 years ago 6,687 reads 28 comments

  22. UFC 129 Fight Card Exclusive: Pre-Fight Show for St-Pierre vs. Shields

    UFC 129 : St-Pierre vs. Shields is tonight, meaning that the Heavy MMA crew is back at it. This time, they will be on the ground in Toronto. covering all the action...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 2,833 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC 129: Check out Exclusive Video Interviews with Dana White, GSP, Jake Shields

    (note to readers: click the white pointing right arrow to scroll through entire selection of videos). UFC 129: St-Pierre vs...

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  24. UFC 129: GSP and the 10 Most Impressive Winning Percentages Inside the Octagon

    Statistics alone do not tell the whole story but they do tell a story. While the majority of MMA fans likely focus on total, consecutive, or title wins (inside the octagon) the ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,576 reads 11 comments

  25. UFC 129: Will GSP vs. Shields Crack into the Top 13 PPV Fight Cards of All Time?

    UFC 129 is receiving its fair amount of hype—and rightly so—but will that translate into success when it comes to the all important PPV buy rate? Hardcore fans seem sold, ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 2,946 reads 14 comments