BJJ needs rules changes to increase fight relevancy 

BJJ black belt Brian McLaughlin argues for some concrete changes in the rules governing sport BJJ, so that it returns to its roots, and greater relevancy in a fight.

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UFC SVP: Rousey will be face of UFC's 1st apparel deal 

The UFC is “actively engaged in conversations” with a “premium apparel line” for an exclusive deal to outfit the league’s 400-plus fighters, said Mossholder.
 

Robin Black breaks down Conor McGregor 

Robin Black breaks down the budding career of "The Notorious" Conor McGregor, highlighted by his bouts from Cage Warriors, which aired LIVE on Fight Network.
 

Hendricks: It will nice to fight Lawler with two arms this time 

Johny Hendricks: "One, yeah, I can face Robbie Lawler healthy, [with] everything going right, get in there and see if it is as close a fight as it was the first time..."
 

Belfort: 'No more TRT. Now, it’s TNT' 

Vitor Belfort: "I wasn’t cheating at all. I spent a lot of money in testing myself. It is what it is. It’s gone. No more TRT. Now, it’s TNT."
 

Ed O'Neill offer to grapple Joe Rogan at Metamoris was some troll 

Fans recently got excited when it appeared that actor and BJJ black belt Ed O'Neill had offered to grapple Joe Rogan at Metamoris, but the account was a troll.
 

Faber vs. Kanehara in Japan on Sept 20 

Damon Martin is reporting that Urijah Faber will be traveling to Japan to face Masenori Kanehara at September 20 in Japan, as Norifumi 'Kid' Yamamoto.
 

Hardy wants to retire Diego Sanchez 

Dan Hardy has said that he doesn't expect to return to title contention, but has a few fights left in him, and knows exactly who he'd like to return against.
 

Rousey featured in espnW's 'Nine for IX Shorts' 

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is featured in a new short documentary series, “Nine for IX Short,” which debuts today on ESPNW.com.
 

Rockhold: Belfort so frail from steroids he'll break 

"Steroids keep you intact, and he's probably so frail from the steroids and he will just break. You see these guys come off the steroids and they are just so fragile.”
 

Brown: I would never fake a groin shot in my f@$%ing life 

Matt Brown: "II've read some things saying that said I faked the nut shot. I would never do that in my f@$%ing life. That's bull$#!^. Period. End of story."
 

Cormier: I’ll put my bank account [on me to win] 

Daniel Cormier will head into the fight as an underdog, and with a knee issue, but regardless is confident of the outcome.
 

Robbie Lawler signs endorsement deal with Adidas 

Today it was revealed that sports brand giant Adidas quietly signed UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler to an endorsement deal.
 

White on Carano negotiation: 'It's complicated' 

Dana White on Gina Carano negotiation: "It's complicated. I'm very positive about it, but it's complicated. I'm still working on it. That's all I can say."
 

Kyle Kingsbury retires: Doesn't make sense to get beat up anymore 

Kyle Kingsbury: “That was definitely my last fight. I told everyone I didn’t want to be a .500 fighter, and so enough was enough. It didn’t make sense to get beat up anymore.”
 

Houston gas station clerk is MMA fighter, goes 3-0 vs. robbers 

Several men attacked a Houston convenience store employee as he was on a bank round. Luckily a co-worker, Mayura Dissanyake, is an MMA champ from Sri Lanka.
 

Twitter reacts to Brown vs. Lawler 

Coming into the UFC on FOX 12 fans and media expected fireworks between Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler and the two welterweights did not disappoint.
 
 

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