Underground MMA Fighter Buzz List

Each week, we apply a proprietary algorithm to Mixed Martial Arts online activities like stats search, voting, and emailing stories to friends. This draws on all the top MMA fighters from every fight show including the UFC®, Strikeforce®, and Bellator® to determine who the buzz is about in MMA - who is up, who is down, and who has just rocketed into the cage.

Fedor The Last Emperor Emelianenko 1. Fedor "The Last Emperor" Emelianenko Fighter has not moved since the last period
Anderson The Spider Silva 2. Anderson "The Spider" Silva Fighter has not moved since the last period
Jason Mayhem Miller 3. Jason "Mayhem" Miller Fighter has not moved since the last period
Alistair Demolition Man Overeem 4. Alistair "Demolition Man" Overeem Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+1)
Jon Bones Jones 5. Jon "Bones" Jones Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+33)
Dan Hendo Henderson 6. Dan "Hendo" Henderson Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-2)
Miesha TakeDown Tate 7. Miesha "TakeDown" Tate New to the list this period
No Headshot Available 8. Sean McCorkle New to the list this period
Dakota Cochrane 9. Dakota Cochrane Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+92)
Ben Killa B Saunders 10. Ben "Killa B" Saunders New to the list this period
11. Joe Proctor New to the list this period
12. Tony Kelley New to the list this period
13. Matt Bessette New to the list this period
14. Brian Green New to the list this period
15. Chael Sonnen Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-9)
16. Al Iaquinta Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+50)
17. Ian McCall Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+4)
18. Jeff "Scary Nickname" Nader Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+5)
19. Lazar "THE PITBULL" Stojadinovic New to the list this period
20. Jason Cefalu New to the list this period
21. Michael Chiesa New to the list this period
22. Kimbo Slice Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+47)
23. Ben "Killa B" Saunders New to the list this period
24. Ronda Rousey Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+40)
25. Alexis Davis New to the list this period
26. Mauricio "Shogun" Rua Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-18)
27. Jason Reinhardt New to the list this period
28. Jeff Smith Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+12)
29. Junior "Cigano" Dos Santos Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-20)
30. Roy "Big Country" Nelson Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+19)
31. Bryan "Kid Lightning" Caraway New to the list this period
32. Justin Lawrence New to the list this period
33. Jordan Rinaldi Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-3)
34. George Sheppard New to the list this period
35. Rafael Dias New to the list this period
36. Pat "HD" Barry New to the list this period
37. Mike "Mike C" Ciesnolevicz New to the list this period
38. Devin Cannon New to the list this period
39. Mike Glenn New to the list this period
40. Cody "The Wolverine" Stevens Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+16)
41. Brian Rogers New to the list this period
42. Mike Chandler, Jr. Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-32)
43. Dustin Poirier New to the list this period
44. Mike Santiago New to the list this period
45. Jay Haas Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+40)
46. Jon "Bones" Jones Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-8)
47. Dustin "The Beast" Neace New to the list this period
48. Rampage "Rampage" Jackson Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-6)
49. Mike Diggs New to the list this period
50. Drew Dober New to the list this period
51. Blaine Thomas New to the list this period
52. Darrick Looney New to the list this period
53. Tiawan Howard New to the list this period
54. James Vick New to the list this period
55. Joe Proctor New to the list this period
56. Charles Rosa New to the list this period
57. Brandon Odom New to the list this period
58. Genair da Silva Jr. New to the list this period
59. Chris "Bad Boy" Tickle New to the list this period
60. Pat Curran New to the list this period
61. Quentin Henry New to the list this period
62. Jeremy Joles New to the list this period
63. Georges "Rush" St-Pierre Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-52)
64. Forrest Griffin Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+15)
65. Mike "The Wolverine" Rio New to the list this period
66. New to the list this period
67. Brett Ewing New to the list this period
68. Aung La N Sang New to the list this period
69. Lloyd Woodard New to the list this period
70. Ferdinando Acerra New to the list this period
71. Rashad "Sugar" Evans Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+17)
72. Joe McFarlane New to the list this period
73. Karl Amoussou New to the list this period
74. Timothy "The Thrashing Machine" Hague New to the list this period
75. Jon "The Beast" Washington Fighters position has changed upward since the last period (+15)
76. Rex "T-Rex" Harris New to the list this period
77. Houston "The Assassin" Alexander New to the list this period
78. Bryan Baker New to the list this period
79. Brock Lesnar Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-62)
80. Urijah "California Kid" Faber Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-58)
81. Bob Moore New to the list this period
82. Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann New to the list this period
83. Chris "Bad Boy" Tickle New to the list this period
84. Travis "The Ironman" Fulton Fighters position has changed downward since the last period (-36)
85. Brian Heden New to the list this period
86. David Able New to the list this period
87. Anthony Wyatt New to the list this period
88. Dany "The Upgrade" Lauzon New to the list this period
89. Quinn "Mighty Quinn" Vallely New to the list this period
90. Raul Amaya New to the list this period
91. Chris Lozano New to the list this period
92. Geoffrey Neal New to the list this period
93. Casey Jones New to the list this period
94. Cody Bruce New to the list this period
95. Samuel Sicilia New to the list this period

KEY:

New to the list this period.
Fighters position has changed upward since the last period.
Fighters position has changed downward since the last period.
Fighter has not moved since the last period.
Last Updated: April 2, 2012