1. The Beaten Path: 5 Bantamweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    We left off with the featherweights . It's time for the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series to continue—this time with the bantamweights. The bantamweight division is a weight class in need of additional bodies that could make it better...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 12 months ago 6,864 reads 11 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: 5 Featherweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    We left off with the lightweights . It's now time for the featherweights. That's right, the Prospects the UFC Should Sign series is back with a vengeance. The featherweight division has recently become one of the deepest divisions in the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 12 months ago 1,971 reads 1 comments

  3. TUF Nations: Luke Harris Fighter Blog, Episode 10

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through a one-on-one between Luke Harris and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,382 reads 6 comments

  4. The Beaten Path: 5 Lightweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    We kicked off the week on Monday with the welterweights . Now, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series moves onto the lightweight division. The lightweight division is a shark tank that is stacked with talent from top to bottom...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 6,430 reads 2 comments

  5. The Ultimate Fighter 19 Cast Revealed

    Fans have been waiting anxiously for the cast of The Ultimate Fighter 19 , which was announced in full Tuesday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 17,706 reads 30 comments

  6. The Beaten Path: 5 Welterweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    Another week, another continuation of the self-proclaimed best series on all of the Internet . That's right, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series is back with a vengeance...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 10,820 reads 8 comments

  7. Shogun vs. Henderson 2: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 38 Main Event

    UFC Fight Night 38 aired live on Sunday from Brazil. Headlined by an epic rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio Rua, the card did not disappoint in terms of action...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 27,015 reads 68 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 38: Weigh-In Results and Updates

    UFC Fight Night 38 comes to you live from Brazil this weekend on the special date of Sunday. This is a big move, as the UFC usually presents cards on Saturdays for the general viewing of the public...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,078 reads 6 comments

  9. The Beaten Path: 5 Middleweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    It's time to explore another edition of Prospects the UFC Should Sign. We last left off with the light heavyweights . Now it's time to look at the middleweights. The middleweight division has seen enormous changes of late...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 7,274 reads 12 comments

  10. Previewing the Favorites, Dark Horses of 'TUF: Brazil 3'

    The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 has already gone through two episodes, and in that time, we have been provided eight fighters from both the middleweight and heavyweight divisions...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,335 reads 4 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 38: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC heads down to Brazil yet again this year, as UFC Fight Night comes to you live on Sunday. It is a rare treat that will give us remnants of what Sunday Night Football used to feel like not long ago...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 4,168 reads 10 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 38: Predicting the Fight Night Bonus Winners

    The UFC is making its return to Brazil on Sunday, as UFC Fight Night 38 is the host of a rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio Rua . The first fight was a classic and saw Henderson take a decision in a bout that could have gone either way...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,357 reads 0 comments

  13. TUF Nations: Luke Harris Fighter Blog, Episode 9

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through a one-on-one between Luke Harris and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek . Since last week was a recap, I had the week off from writing this blog...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,474 reads 1 comments

  14. The Beaten Path: 5 Light Heavyweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    We started with the heavyweights , and now we move on to the light heavyweights. That's right—The Beaten Path continues its "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 10,320 reads 2 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 38: 3 Prelim Fighters Who Could Break Out in Brazil

    UFC Fight Night in Brazil is rapidly approaching this weekend, headlined by an epic rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio Rua . It should be an awesome bout...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,861 reads 0 comments

  16. The Beaten Path: 5 Heavyweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

    Another year, another edition of the infamous "5 Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series. We as MMA fans are a little older and a little wiser. We're getting accustomed to more and more MMA popping up in the mainstream...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 17,806 reads 6 comments

  17. UFC 171 Results: Updating B/R MMA Welterweight Rankings

    UFC 171 provided tons of welterweight action on Saturday, offering a title fight in the main event and a couple of pivotal contender's bouts on the main card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 19,833 reads 24 comments

  18. UFC 171: Preliminary Card Predictions

    UFC 171 marks the return to pay-per-view for the world's largest MMA promotion on Saturday. Headlined by a welterweight title bout, the card boasts a deep lineup from the main event to the bottom of the card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 5,032 reads 1 comments

  19. UFC 171: Predicting the Fight Night Bonus Winners

    UFC 171 is fast approaching, and the fans eagerly await fight night on Saturday. That is because one of the most stacked cards in recent memory could provide a clearer vision of certain weight classes, especially the welterweight division...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,018 reads 9 comments

  20. UFC 171: 3 Prelim Fighters Who Could Break Out in Dallas

    UFC 171 is a star-studded card that features former titleholders and top contenders in some weight classes. However, it is also home to a good number of prospects...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 4,607 reads 3 comments

  21. UFC 171: 5 Reasons to Watch

    The UFC returns to pay-per-view this weekend with UFC 171 . Headlined by a welterweight showdown for the vacant title, this show should provide a ton of fireworks and significant outcomes in several UFC weight classes...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,918 reads 14 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 37: Post-Fight Stock Report

    The UFC continued its Fight Pass series with UFC Fight Night 37 from London. As expected, the card did not disappoint with good action and fun finishes...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,839 reads 6 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 37 Results: 3 Fights for Jimi Manuwa to Take Next

    UFC Fight Night 37 marked the return of the company to the United Kingdom, as the Octagon touched down in London. The card was headlined by British striker Jimi Manuwa and Swedish superstar Alexander Gustafsson...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,510 reads 2 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 37: What We Learned from Melvin Guillard vs. Michael Johnson

    Former teammates met in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 37 in London, as longtime UFC vet Melvin Guillard took on Michael Johnson...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 15,523 reads 12 comments

  25. Bellator 111: Full Recap and Results

    Bellator continued its 10th season with Bellator 111, live from Oklahoma. The card had a title fight, as well as four heavyweight tournament fights...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 7,970 reads 4 comments