1. UFC 135: Quinton Jackson & Matt Hughes' Losses Prove That MMA Hates Nostalgia

    "... and it is all over!!!" Those five words never fail to explode from the mouth of the Ultimate Fighting Championship's longtime play-by-play man, Mike Goldberg, signaling ...

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  2. Hulk Hogan: "Real American" and the 25 Most Iconic Theme Songs in WWE History

    Last week, right here at Bleacher Report, I took a detailed look at the six lamest theme songs in the history of sports entertainment...

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  3. American Males and the 6 Lamest Theme Songs in WWE History

    According to popular wrestling lore, back in the early 1980's, a young Hulk Hogan bribed an audio technician for the American Wrestling Alliance (AWA) with $500 if the young techie ...

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  4. Brock Lesnar: A Career Timeline Leading into UFC 141 War with Alistair Overeem

    The stage has been set. December 30, 2011. Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC 141 . It is on this grand stage, the final UFC event of 2011, that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will make his long awaited return to the Octagon...

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  5. Brock Lesnar Returns: Why the UFC Must Hit "Reset" on His Career

    Earlier today, featured columnist Nick Caron posted a very interesting look at the most intriguing matchups for Brock Lesnar once he returns to the Ultimate Fighting Championship early next year...

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  6. Anderson Silva: 5 Heavyweights Who'll Give Him a Run for His Money

    Last week, I took you through a slide show of five fighters within the UFC's light heavyweight division who would match up well with current middleweight king, Anderson "The Spider" Silva...

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  7. Anderson Silva: 5 Light Heavyweights Who'll Give Him a Run for His Money

    Another UFC pay per view headlined by Anderson Silva in the books, and another contender falls victim to the wrath of "The Spider." This time, the place was UFC 134 , and the opponent was Yushin Okami...

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  8. UFC 134 Results: Does Zuffa Need Anderson Silva to Lose?

    For the winner, by TKO, and still UFC middleweight champion of the world... Anderson "The Spider" Silva! Poor Bruce Buffer...

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  9. UFC 134: Forrest Griffin's Greatest Hits

    With UFC 134 going live in just a few short hours, the MMA world is going back on forth on a number of subjects...

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  10. UFC 134: Will This Be Forrest Griffin's Last Stand?

    Come again? You're not having fun any more, you say? Your plateau as a fighter has been reached, and you're not going to get any better? One of your main motivations for continuing ...

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  11. WWE '12 Roster: A Legends Wish List

    Every year, THQ drops another edition of its long-running SmackDown! series. Every year, I get my hopes up in favor of seeing more and more names from wrestling's storied past show up to say hello...

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  12. Fedor Emelianenko: One Fan's Look at a Tarnished Legacy

    "The one who does not fall never stands up. It happened that people made me an idol, but everyone loses. I'm just a human being. If it is God's will, next fight, I'll win...

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  13. UFC on Versus 5: Does UFC Need the Outlaw to Win?

    Back in 2009, if you'd have asked any hardcore MMA fan to name the fighter who would have the best chance at knocking Georges St...

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  14. After Brock Lesnar, Who Is the Next Big Thing?

    Earlier today, there was an interesting article posted here at Bleacher Report, which posed the question of whether or not Brock Lesnar 's time as a UFC championship contender was over...

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  15. UFC, Strikeforce Legends Division: Yay or Nay?

    Ok, I'll admit it. I'm a sucker for nostalgia. It doesn't matter which sport you name, my favorite athletes are all too old to be taken seriously. Brett Favre, Shaquille O'Neal, Randy Couture , Wanderlei Silva...

    Jonathon O'Connor Written by Jonathon O'Connor about almost 3 years ago 335 reads 7 comments

  16. UFC Fairy Tale: How Tito Ortiz Finally Gained Our Respect

    "Oh, look... there he goes with that stupid 'Gravedigger' routine. God, I really, REALLY, hate that guy!" -- Me, watching Tito Ortiz , circa 1997-2006. "Oh, look... there he goes with that 'Gravedigger' routine...

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