1. Henderson vs. Edgar 2: What a Win Means for Benson Henderson

    Benson "Smooth" Henderson has the chance to build a legacy tonight at UFC 150. One win, one chance at glory. Win and it is yours, lose and it is back to the drawing board...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 725 reads 2 comments

  2. Jake Shields: Can the Cesar Gracie Standout Become a Middleweight Contender?

    Before writing this article, I decided to do something risky, something downright ill-advised. I watched all of Jake Shields ' fights from the past three years. Hold the commotion, please...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 313 reads 4 comments

  3. Anderson Silva: Has the Champion Earned the Right to Choose His Opponents?

    Anderson Silva is many things. He is the undisputed UFC middleweight champion of the past 321 years...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 1,710 reads 118 comments

  4. Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva: Comparing Their Strength of Competition

    Jon Jones and Anderson Silva are eerily similar. The dominance. The endorsements. The aura of invincibility...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 4,308 reads 80 comments

  5. UFC: One Fighter from Each Division Who Has the Tools to Beat the Current Champ

    The UFC is studded with dominant champions. Names like Jose Aldo, Georges St. Pierre, Anderson Silva , Jon Jones and Junior dos Santos have ruled their respective divisions for years, and none of them show signs of slowing down...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 8,187 reads 184 comments

  6. Benson Henderson and the 10 Best Fighters with an Undefeated UFC Record

    Holding an undefeated record in mixed martial arts is both a blessing and a curse. On one hand, it proves that you are an elite athlete capable of doing things other men simply cannot...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 7,183 reads 51 comments

  7. B/R MMA Official Rankings for August: The Top 25 Pound-for Pound Fighters in MMA

    "What if" is such a fun game to play. "What if" Dominick Cruz weighed 205 pounds and could take on Jon Jones? What if Anderson Silva was a lightweight? MMA has divisions ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 9,111 reads 119 comments

  8. Rory MacDonald Sustains Cut in Training, Is out of UFC 152 Matchup with BJ Penn

    I am not going to sugarcoat this one folks: this sucks! In what was one of the year's most anticipated bouts, Rory MacDonald is now out of his matchup with UFC legend BJ Penn due to a large cut sustained in training...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 2,538 reads 55 comments

  9. UFC on Fox 4 Results: How Lyoto Machida Stacks Up Against Jones and Henderson

    Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida's next UFC fight will be for a title. With his darting karate style, Machida was able to land a crushing straight right hand to the jaw of Ryan Bader ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 5,261 reads 39 comments

  10. UFC on Fox 4 Results: Power Ranking the Main Card Fights

    The UFC's fourth venture to network television was an absolute hit, as each main card fight showcased furious finishes and fantastic action inside the Octagon...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 987 reads 9 comments

  11. UFC on FOX 4 Results: Lyoto Machida Earns Shot at UFC Light Heavyweight Title

    Lyoto Machida just earned a rematch with Jon Jones. Oh, wait, sorry folks. With a big win over Ryan Bader at UFC on Fox 4 , "The Dragon" earned the privilege of fighting the winner of Jones vs...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 8,612 reads 63 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 4 Results: What We Learned from Lyoto Machida vs. Ryan Bader

    How good is this UFC on Fox 4 card?! In the co-main event of the evening, we saw our first of two premier light heavyweight fights, with Lyoto Machida taking on former The Ultimate Fighter winner Ryan Bader...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 6,467 reads 32 comments

  13. UFC on FOX 4 Results: What We Learned from Cole Miller vs. Nam Phan

    Two former contestants on The Ultimate Fighter took center stage at UFC on FOX 4, as Cole Miller battled Nam Phan in the night's final preliminary bout...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 1,254 reads 1 comments

  14. UFC on FOX 4 Results: What We Learned from Phil De Fries vs. Oli Thompson

    The lone heavyweight bout on the UFC on FOX 4 fight card featured two up-and-comers, with Phil de Fries taking on Oli Thompson...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 1,287 reads 2 comments

  15. UFC on Fox 4: 3 Reasons Shogun vs. Vera Makes Sense as a Title Eliminator

    "Wait, Dana White said WHAT?!" The collective Twitterverse could be heard (seen) uttering (typing) these words as news broke that White, on a UFC on FOX 4 conference call, declared that the winner of Saturday's Shogun vs...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 2,343 reads 28 comments

  16. MMA: Is It the Ultimate 'What Have You Done for Me Lately' Sport?

    MMA is such a simple sport. Within any given division, you find fighters. These fighters strive for one goal: the title shot...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 3,792 reads 22 comments

  17. Hector Lombard's Loss Does Not Prove There Is No Top Talent Outside the Octagon

    I have been saying this for quite some time now, but I will gladly say it again with conviction: The best fighters in the world fight under the UFC banner, period...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 2,106 reads 22 comments

  18. Anderson Silva: Should the Middleweight Champ Pay Attention to Tim Boetsch?

    Anderson Silva should not care about Tim "The Barbarian" Boetsch. Following his win over Hector Lombard at UFC 149, Boetsch finds himself in the thick of title contention in ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 2,373 reads 9 comments

  19. Faber vs Barao Results: Breaking Down the FightMetric Numbers

    Sports are games of numbers. If a football game ends 28-21, we immediately know which team won. Similarly, if a basketball contest is scored 109-97 at its conclusion, we can automatically recognize the victor...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 7,197 reads 3 comments

  20. Faber vs Barao Results: Barao Proves His Record Is No Fluke

    Renan Barao entered his bout with Urijah Faber at UFC 149 riding an almost unparalleled 29-fight undefeated streak. He left with an even better streak of 30 fights without a loss...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 2,040 reads 0 comments

  21. Faber vs. Barao: Urijah Faber Will Not Be a Title Challenger Again

    Ladies and gentlemen, at UFC 149 we witnessed Urijah Faber ’s last bid for a UFC title. Let me preface this article by saying: Urijah Faber is a great fighter...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 3,026 reads 11 comments

  22. Urijah Faber vs Renan Barao: Should That Be Faber's Last Title Shot?

    At UFC 149 , Urijah Faber had his chance to set up a trilogy fight and challenge for Dominick Cruz's bantamweight championship. All "The California Kid" needed to do was beat Renan Barao...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 5,530 reads 10 comments

  23. Urijah Faber vs. Renan Barao: What Went Wrong for Faber?

    At UFC 149 , Urijah Faber had a golden opportunity. The stipulations were simple: Defeat Renan Barao, and the title shot would be his...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 3,152 reads 5 comments

  24. UFC 149 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Faber vs. Barao

    One of the most injury-riddled cards in UFC history has come and gone, as UFC 149 raided Alberta, Canada and left with a new interim bantamweight champion to show for it. The card provided an abundance of opportunities and a chance for one 135-lb...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 40,331 reads 202 comments

  25. UFC 149 Fight Card: Urijah Faber and the 10 Most Popular UFC Non-Champions

    Urijah Faber has it all. From his incredible talent as a mixed martial artist to his budding writing career to his envy-inducing physique (come on, I'm just saying what we have all thought at one point or another), Faber is missing nothing in his life..

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 years ago 5,787 reads 65 comments