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Jun 3, 2015 5:50 am

Dana White: ‘The NFL Couldn’t Pay Me Enough’

UFC president Dana White is fine right where he is. White recently talked to Palm Beach Post about all things UFC and mentioned that there is one job he certainly does not want. While talking about the idea of fighter unions, White mentioned the NFL and says he’s thankful that he doesn’t have to deal...

Jun 3, 2015 5:45 am

Mitrione Is Pretty Much A Bad Ass, And He Knows It

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione aka Meathead is set to do battle against Ben Rothwell this weekend and going into the fight he’s beaming with confidence. Mitrione stopped by The MMA Hour this week and talked about where he’s at in his career, and why he feels like right now he’s one of the best fighters...

Jun 3, 2015 5:00 am

Eddie Gordon vs. Antonio Carlos Junior set for UFC Fight Night 70

A middleweight bout between former “TUF” winners Eddie Gordon and Antonio Carlos Junior has been added to June’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in Florida. UFC officials recently announced the news. The winner of “The Ultimate Fighter Season 19”, Eddie Gordon (7-3 MMA), will be looking to snap a two-fight losing skid when he faces...

Jun 2, 2015 5:15 am

UFC President: ‘Thank God I’m Not NFL Commissioner’

UFC boss Dana White has a tough job and takes a lot of heat from fighters, media and fans, but he thinks there’s one man that has it even worse. White recently talked to Palm Beach Post about several topics relating to the UFC. White was asked about dealing with unions and if he’s glad...


Jun 1, 2015 8:27 pm

Gilbert Melendez Latest UFC Star to Question Reebok Deal

Gilbert Melendez is getting ready to hit the octagon at UFC 188 when he finally squares off with fellow lightweight Eddie Alvarez. The two have been teasing a matchup since a DREAM Lightweight Tournament years ago and it’s finally becoming a reality. While Melendez is excited to be facing Alvarez, he isn’t too excited about...

Jun 1, 2015 6:30 am

Weidman on Hanging with Mayweather: ‘He Knew All About Me’

After he successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, Chris Weidman celebrated his big win with none other than Floyd “Money” Mayweather! Mayweather was coming fresh off the biggest win of his career as well. He had just defeated Manny Pacquiao in one of the biggest fights in...

May 30, 2015 2:21 pm

Fight Announcement Roundup!

Here’s your weekly fight announcement roundup! Check out which of your favorite fighters are set to scrap at upcoming events. Paddy Holohan (11-1-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) vs. Vaughan Lee (14-10-1 MMA, 4-3 UFC)- Fight Night 72 Hacran Dias (22-3-1 MMA, 2-2 UFC) vs. Chas Skelly (14-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC)- Fight Night 70 Willie Gates (11-5...

May 28, 2015 2:01 pm

Ex UFC Fighter: Facebook Post Cost Me My Job

Former UFC fighter and TUF alum says he got cut from ONE FC because of a Facebook post he sent out. James McSweeney talked to MMAFighting and told them that he has been released from ONE FC because of a post on his Facebook page. The fighter took to his social media to express his...

May 28, 2015 11:19 am

Julianna Pena Eyeing Zingano Scrap

TUF 18 winner Julianna Pena is looking for a fight with top UFC bantamweight Cat Zingano. Pena, who is coming off of an impressive TKO win in her last outing, is looking to grab a fight with the former title challenger for her next bout. On UFC Tonight, Pena’s manager said they are interested in...

May 27, 2015 7:55 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 6 Recap

The sixth episode of TUF: ATT vs. Blackzilians starts with a massive celebration from ATT. Everyone is going nuts, chanting and celebrating. Now the home gym advantage will go to ATT and Blackzilians streak comes to an end. Naka from Blackzilians is disappointed with his performance. After discussing it with Rashad Evans and Tyrone Spong...

May 27, 2015 6:10 pm

Anonymous UFC Fighters Disclose Income Loss Figures With Reebok Deal

  Iain Kidd conducted this extremely interesting survey, asking anonymous UFC/MMA fighters questions about the new Reebok deal. Kidd, a over at BloodyElbow, asked a series of questions to a group of fighters and recorded their responses. Below you will find a small excerpt from the results. Some really cool stuff here, check it out....

May 27, 2015 11:02 am

BEEF! ATT Founder Offers To Fight Blackzilian Founder With One Arm

If you’ve been watching this season of TUF then you have figured out by now that the owners of each gym, American Top Team and the Blackzilians, don’t like each other. ATT founder Dan Lambert recently went on Submission Radio and talked about the feud, saying he just thinks Glenn Robinson is trying too hard...

May 27, 2015 8:17 am

Calderwood Reveals Personal Problems Lead to Poor Performance

Fan favorite, UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood didn’t perform up to a lot of peoples expectations in her last outing, losing in just 90 seconds. Adding more fuel to the strange performance was a message she sent out after the fight, cryptically talking about something that had happened the night before. Basically nothing has been said...

May 27, 2015 7:55 am

Benson Henderson Stays Silent On Injury

  Remember when UFC lightweight/welterweight Benson Henderson pulled out of his upcoming fight with Michael Johnson? The fight was set for the TUF 21 finale in July, but got scrapped when Henderson pulled out for some reason that wasn’t disclosed to fans. Well, now we know what it was…sort of. Henderson joined The MMA Hour...

May 26, 2015 2:46 pm

Three Things Paige VanZant Absolutely Loves

Paige VanZant is a rising star in the UFC and a fan favorite. The women’s strawweight fighter is pretty active on social media, sharing videos and pictures with her fans, or FanZants. Check out three of VanZant’s favorite things in life. I love chips — Paige VanZant (@PaigeVanzantUFC) May 26, 2015 Love @ninjawarrior !!!! I...

May 26, 2015 2:21 pm

Rousey’s Dream Fight Is Against Jon Jones

A champion is calling out another champion. This is one of those ‘this will never happen’ type stories but it’s still fun to discuss. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says if she got to choose she would love to see how she matched up with former...

May 26, 2015 1:10 pm

Palmer: ‘I woke up naked next to a naked TJ Dillashaw

Being on a team its only natural for you to grow closer to your teammates and build relationships that will last for lifetimes. Then there’s waking up naked next to you teammate. On Submission Radio, WSOF champ and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer talked about a time when he woke up with a naked...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Weidman On Jones: ‘ He Has No More Secrets… Don’t Judge Him’

UFC champion Chris Weidman had a lot to say about former champ Jon Jones when talking to Ariel Helwani recently. Mostly, the champ said he isn’t going to judge the former p4p great, because we are all human and could end up in the same situation. “I’m a human being. You start seeing your accomplishments...