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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Wand: Chael's failed test is bad for everyone 

Wanderlei Silva: "Yeah this is bad for everyone, bad for him, bad for me, bad for the fans who want so much that fight. But I'm gonna (be) waiting for him."
 

Joe Riggs out of fight with Paulo Thiago fight after accidental gunshot 

Joe Riggs is out of his fight with Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51: Silva vs. Arlovski on September 13, 2014 in Brazil, after he shot himself while cleaning his gun.
 

Diaz talks about potential Anderson Silva fight 

Hear Nick Diaz talk about a potential fight with Anderson Silva, how he got into fighting and much more. Presented by UFC.com
 

Rankings Update: Lots of changes 

This past weekend's UFC on FOX 12 had a few meaningful bouts for a few divisions, but those bouts changed the rankings significantly in several divisions.
 

Cormier: I like Jones' heel persona 

Daniel Cormier: "I like his heel persona. But for me, it just tells me that he's a bit uncomfortable because this is out of character for Jon Jones."
 

Dustin Poirier moves from 2-1 favorite to almost 2-1 underdog 

Conor McGregor has become a hugely popular star in his home country of Ireland and as soon as the lines opened they began betting huge on McGregor.
 

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."
 
 

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