1. Eddie Wineland Talks Little Brother's Inspiration, 'Step Brothers,' and More

    After tearing through the WEC in 2010 with three consecutive wins, bantamweight Eddie Wineland ran into some roadblocks when he arrived to the UFC in March 2011...

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  2. Charlie Brenneman Talks Erick Silva, Pros vs. Joes and More

    Losing can change an individual for better or for worse. In the UFC, losing can either cause a fighter to throw in the white towel or provide added motivation. Enter Charlie Brenneman ...

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  3. John Albert Talks 'The Ultimate Fighter,' Dennis Hallman and More

    Following his loss on Season 14 of The Ultimate Fighter , John Albert believed his dream of fighting in the UFC was about to go up in smoke. Fortunately for Albert, he was wrong...

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  4. Edson Barboza Talks Becoming the Next Anderson Silva, Christian Faith, and More

    I recently had the chance to talk to fighter Edson Barboza, and he shared some interesting insight to his busy life. Garrett Derr: You spent the early stages of your life competing in kickboxing...

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  5. Mike Ciesnolevicz Talks Dan Henderson over Jon Jones, Tim Sylvia and More

    Garrett Derr : You were pretty keen on Jon Jones falling to Rashad Evans. How surprised were you that Jones was able to pick him apart and defeat him so easily? Mike Ciesnolevicz: "I think Rashad just needed to pull the trigger more...

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  6. BR MMA Interview with Tom Lawlor

    Garrett Derr: Tom, you've been around the sport for a long time now. You've often been referred to as "Filthy...

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  7. Josh Shockley Talks a Future in the UFC, Importance of Family and More

    Good enough never is. Deep inside of us, there is always something more to accomplish. When we think we've reached the top of the mountain, there is always a few more steps to climb...

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  8. Jeff Hougland Talks Never Surrendering, Journey to UFC, and More

    Garrett Derr : Let's talk about the beginning stages of your career. You began with four straight losses following just one win. How hard was this to overcome? Did you have second thoughts about calling it quits? Jeff Hougland : " Definitely...

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  9. Jeremy Stephens Talks Grandpa's Inspiration, Donald Cerrone and More

    Garrett Derr: When you started fighting, you were just 16 years old. What was the Iowa underground scene like? Jeremy Stephens: "It was very raw. You came to sign up to fight with no blood work or anything required...

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  10. Danny Castillo Says Team Alpha Male Is Like a UFC Fraternity

    "Fraternity brothers" isn't a term we see thrown around very often. At least not in the world of mixed martial arts. That is, however, unless you're a member of the prestigious Team Alpha Male...

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  11. John Hathaway Talks UFC on FOX 3 Return, a Star Trek Finish, and More

    After 14 straight victories including a win over Diego Sanchez, the world knew UFC welterweight John Hathaway was destined for big things...

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  12. Johny Hendricks Taking Nothing Personal, Fighting for Family's Honor

    Trash talk is a part of the game. Some take it with a grain of salt while others take it personal. UFC welterweight Johny Hendricks is not of the latter...

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  13. Jim Miller Looking for a Roaring Crowd and a Nate Diaz Finish

    Experience will mean absolutely nothing on Saturday, May 5 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Throw the records out the window because it's about to get hot in here...

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  14. UFC Newcomer Tim Elliott Talks Uphill Battle with Losing and UFC Debut

    Sometimes a phone call is all it takes. In a matter of seconds or a single ring of the phone, a fighter's career can be turned upside down. Enter UFC newcomer, Tim Elliott ...

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  15. Brad Tavares Talks UFC on Fuel, Chael Sonnen, Anderson Silva and More

    Injuries are a part of the game. This was shown to be true as UFC middleweight Brad Tavares was slated to take on Tim Credeur at UFC 137. Two injuries later, both Tavares and Credeur were scratched from the card allowing each fighter time to recover...

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  16. Alan Belcher Exclusive: Being Older and Wiser Is Better

    It was Aug. 26, 2006, when UFC middleweight Alan Belcher took the Octagon for the very first time. Unfortunately for Belcher , things didn't go as expected as he would fall in his UFC debut to Yushin Okami via unanimous decision...

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  17. Marloes Coenen Exclusive: The Life of a Female Fighter

    From the early stages of her life, Marloes Coenen felt a desire to be different. A desire to standout. But, most importantly, a desire to be remembered...

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  18. UFC Rising Star Roland Delorme: "This Fight Will Be Bloody and Greasy"

    Some individuals grow up wanting to fight while others grow up fighting. UFC bantamweight Roland Delorme falls in the latter category. "Fighting was just something I did growing up," Delorme told Bleacher Report...

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  19. Karlos Vemola on Mike Massenzio : 'I Will Knock Him out Without a Doubt'

    The Czech Republic is recognized as the leading beer consumer per capita in the world as well as being this planet's castle capital (over 2,000); one thing they are not known for is churning out MMA fighters...

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  20. UFC 145 Results: Did Ben Rothwell Save Himself from Being Cut?

    Let's be honest—the UFC heavyweight division isn't exactly overwhelming with its competition. As a result, many competitors get more opportunities to fight one another compared ...

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  21. UFC 145 Results: Did the UFC Push Che Mills Too Quickly?

    After suffering an injury leading up to his bout with Brian Ebersole at UFC 140, young phenom Rory MacDonald was removed from the card...

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  22. UFC 145 Results: Why Rashad Evans Is Still One of the Best in the World

    Rashad Evans had his back against the wall. After a bromance gone bad with current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Evans would leave Jackson's training camp...

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  23. UFC 145 Results: Jon Jones Is the Best Fighter in the World

    Is Jon Jones the best fighter on the planet? The answer to that question is simple. Yes. After joining forces with the UFC some odd years ago, Jones' impact on the game helped ...

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  24. UFC 145 Results: Is Jon Jones Unbeatable?

    From 2006 until 2011, Anderson Silva was considered to be the most dangerous fighter in the world. However, since then, Silva has endured a variety of injuries which, in result, have sidelined the current UFC middleweight champion...

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  25. UFC 145 Results: Will the UFC Cut Miguel Torres Again?

    Let's go back in time a few months ago. Enter Miguel Torres. As most of us can recall, Torres went to Twitter to release his thoughts on the topic of rape when he shared the following ...

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