1. MMA: Will Randy Couture Get the Shamrock Treatment After Bellator Deal?

    When news broke that longtime UFC legend and dual-division multiple-time champion Randy Couture had signed a deal with rival network Spike TV to work with rival promotion Bellator, ...

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  2. Aldo vs. Edgar: The Reason Aldo vs. Pettis Shouldn't Have Been Made Yet

    And so it goes; based on the strengths of this weekend’s bout between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar — billed as a “ Superfight ” — Dana White has announced ...

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  3. UFC 156 Results: Blackzilians Continue to Struggle in UFC

    As one of the less-renowned camps in MMA , the Blackzilians (JACO Hybrid Training Center) had what can o nly be considered a bad night at UFC 156 ...

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  4. Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar: Should Aldo Move Up to 155 Pounds?

    For some time now, Jose Aldo, the reigning kingpin of the featherweight division, has been pegged to move up to 155 pounds and contend for the title...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 2 years ago 1,463 reads 2 comments

  5. UFC 156: 5 Lessons Fighters Can Learn from Bigfoot Silva's Upset Win

    As great a victory as defeating Alistair Overeem was for Antonio “Big Foot” Silva, when looking at the bout honestly we can clearly see this is more of a case of what Overeem did wrong as opposed to what Silva did right...

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  6. UFC 156 Results: Why 'Big Foot' Silva Shouldn't Rematch Velasquez Just Yet

    After one of the finest performances of his career, Antonio “Big Foot” Silva may be very close to a rematch with the last man to ragdoll him, current champion Cain Velasquez ...

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  7. UFC 156: 5 Questions We Have About Frankie Edgar

    Very soon, we will see fan favorite Frankie Edgar square off against one of the most dangerous fighters in the sport, Jose Aldo, for the UFC Featherweight Championship of the world at UFC 156 : Aldo vs...

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  8. Georges St-Pierre and 5 of the Most Focused Fighters in MMA

    When looking at a professional fighter, such as Georges St-Pierre ( GSP ), all one needs to do is drink in the surroundings and see the situation for what it is — legalized ...

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  9. UFC: Breaking Down the Reasons Why Cung Le Is the Man to Beat Anderson Silva

    As the saying goes: “You can’t please everyone all the time,” so too comes the certainty that styles make fights, and if Anderson Silva knows anything about the sport, it’s how to spot a fight that could be a barnburner...

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  10. Five Guest Color Commentators We'd Love to See Work a UFC Event

    Recently, HBO boxing analyst Larry Merchant retired from his position as color commentator for the network, leaving behind some very big shoes to fill...

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  11. MMA: So, What Does Couture's Deal with Spike TV and Bellator Really Mean?

    For anyone who has been following the sport for any amount of time at all, the news that Dana White has butted heads with fighters in the past is nothing new...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 2 years ago 2,291 reads 11 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 6: Why the UFC Needs to Fully Stock the Flyweight Division

    Although the UFC’s flyweight division hasn ’t been alive for too long, it is already being thrust front and center, as was the case this weekend when Demetrious Johnson ...

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  13. UFC on Fox 6: Would Rampage Jackson Return to the UFC for 1-Fight Deals?

    And so it has come to pass: Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has done his time in the UFC. He has finished his contract and is now a man of leisure—until he signs a new ...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 2 years ago 2,256 reads 0 comments

  14. Anthony Pettis vs. the Lightweight Division: Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    After his last two outings in the UFC, Anthony Pettis has finally secured a long-overdue title shot against the winner of Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 2 years ago 2,484 reads 8 comments

  15. WMMA and the UFC: Is Ronda Rousey Trying Too Hard to Be Controversial?

    When taking a look at Ronda Rousey , it seems she has done all she can to gain attention. We’re not just talking about her current position as the first women’s champion in the history of the UFC...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 2 years ago 1,517 reads 18 comments

  16. 5 Reasons Rampage Jackson Should Rethink His Stance on Leaving the UFC

    It seems like yesterday that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was coming into the UFC fold; he was one of the first fighters from Pride to make the migration and it looked like he’d be fighting in the Octagon for a very long time...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about over 2 years ago 7,600 reads 31 comments

  17. UFC: Is Hector Lombard Looking Past Yushin Okami?

    Even though Hector Lombard has been scheduled to fight Yushin Okami — a man no one should underestimate — he can’t seem to stop talking about how badly he wants to fight Michael Bisping ...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about over 2 years ago 3,916 reads 26 comments

  18. UFC: 10 Potential Seasons of 'The Ultimate Fighter' We'd Love to See

    As much as I hate to admit it, I am honestly looking forward to the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter , even if I still think Chael Sonnen is utterly undeserving of the spot ...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about over 2 years ago 6,520 reads 56 comments

  19. UFC: What Is It Going to Take for Bisping to Earn a Title Shot?

    It’s hard to see a good man turned away, but in the world of combative sports, it’s something we just have to accept...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about over 2 years ago 1,184 reads 3 comments

  20. UFC on FX 7 Results: Power Ranking the Top 10 Middleweights in the UFC

    Now that UFC on FX 7 is officially in the books, we can take a look back at the results in Brazil with an eye toward how the middleweight division is going to be restructured—be it in major or minor ways...

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  21. UFC on FX 7: Pedro Nobre Shows That He Can't Handle the Pressure of the UFC

    It can’t be easy stepping onto the biggest stage in the sport of MMA , but that is exactly what Pedro Nobre agreed to do in his debut in the UFC in his home country of Brazil...

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  22. UFC on FX 7: Why Belfort Is Going to Blow Bisping out of the Water

    If you’re going to be a fighter in any generation, there are certain things you need to have in order to offset any deficiencies you may suffer from, and ideally the ratio is 2-to-1...

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  23. Boxers Need to Stop Calling out MMA Fighters

    Perhaps it is the curse of growth, but the rivalry between MMA and professional boxing is not going away...

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  24. UFC on FX 7: Edson Barboza vs. Lucas Martins Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    As the UFC heads back to Brazil, two up-and-coming fighters will be squaring off for bragging rights and more in their native country, as Edson Barboza—owner of perhaps one of ...

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  25. MMA: 5 Fighters Who Can Still Make a Comeback

    As fans of the combative sports, it’s a very hard thing to see a fighter we like and have rooted for many times to begin a downhill slide; we know it will happen eventually, ...

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