MMA Picks: Frankie Edgar Has The Answer to Jose Aldo At UFC 153

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If moxie and toughness could be tangibly measured in UFC fighters then Frankie Edgar‘s number would be off the chart. From surviving near finishes against Gray Maynard  in the second and third battles of their trilogy to defeating B.J. Penn -the […]


Frankie Edgar vs. Jose Aldo Set For UFC 153

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After losing twice against Ben Henderson, fans and media have been clamoring for Frankie Edgar to move down a weight class to featherweight for a showdown with Jose Aldo. Fans get what they want in the UFC……. sometimes. Frankie Edgar […]


Jon Jones Is Not What We Want Him To Be, But That’s Okay

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For many athletes, the respect of one’s peers is very important. There’s an insider’s mentality that fans would never understand, a kinship that grows through shared experiences. To be fair, this is not limited to athletics. People who grew up […]


The Blackzilians Are A Talented Bunch, They Have Added Vitor Belfort An Already Stacked Lineup.

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When it comes to naming the best MMA camps you would be remiss if you didn’t put the Blackzilians in your top 10. Though the Blackzilians do not compare favorably to Jackson MMA or AKA or the Brazillian loaded, Black House […]


MMA Knockout Of The Week: B.J. Penn Destroys Sean Sherk.

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Do you remember when B.J. Penn was untamed and unstoppable as the lightweight champion of the world? I’m sure that Sean Sherk does. Here is a reminder: Sure, Penn is not the same guy today that he was a few […]


Ronda Rousey Should Be In The UFC Today

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The most exciting MMA fighter in the sport today is not Jon Jones, Anderson Silva or Georges St. Pierre, hell it’s not even a male fighter. It’s Ronda Rousey. Inside the cage, Rousey is only 6-0 in her short MMA […]


Jon Jones Turns Down Fight With Chael Sonnen, UFC 151 Cancelled

In a crazy turn of events, UFC 151 is cancelled. Dan Henderson got hurt and was forced to pull out of the card on short notice. It is another in a long line of injuries that have plagued the UFC lately. […]


UFC Rumors: Dan Henderson hurt, UFC 151 in Jeopardy

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The UFC water cooler talk  is heating up. UFC rumors state that Dan Henderson may be hurt. Fans and media have been circulating the rumor, but no one has been able to confirm or deny the it Henderson did tweet about the […]


Anderson Silva vs. Georges St. Pierre Is A Real Possibility

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If you don’t believe in the power of prayer, as a UFC fan, I would like to offer some tangible proof. A super-fight between Georges St. Pierre and Anderson Silva seems much more inherent now than a few years ago. […]


UFC Lightweight Contenders Present An Opportunity To Settle Next Number One Contender In The Octagon

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The UFC set a new precedent at UFC on Fox 4 in terms of competitiveness for the next title shot. UFC head honcho, Dana White, placed three title contenders on one card and allowed the dust to settle where it […]


MMA Knockout Of The Week: Rampage Jackson Brutalized By Knees

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) When Quinton Jackson met Wanderlei Silva at Pride 28 it was a battle of two titans of the sport. Silva defeated Jackson in devastating fashion 6:28 seconds into the first round. This was the golden era of Pride, when its […]


There Are An Abundance Of Lightweight Contenders

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The lightweight division is widely regarded as the best in sport. There are several lightweight contenders. For starters, I would take the top 15 lightweight fighters, pound for pound over any division in the sport. Melvin Guilard went on a […]