AKA proposing steps to reduce injury rate

AKA owner/coach Javier Mendez says the team will put to a vote whether to reduce the amout of full MMA sparring that takes place, and replace it with art specific days.

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McCall vs. Lineker rescheduled for UFC 183 

Earlier this month Ian McCall had to pull out of his fight with John Lineker last minute due to an illness. Today the UFC rescheduled the bout for February.
 

The fight where Rich Franklin mentally broke 

Rich Franklin: "I ended up in the worst situation I could have been in and I mentally broke. I just said, 'I'm gonna lose this fight.'"
 

NIck Diaz: I'm not in love with being an MMA fighter 

Nick Diaz: "I could see myself going, I didn't need to do that, I didn't need to go there. I'm not fanatical or in love with being an MMA fighter."
 

Wiman: Sponsorship like dealing with drug dealers 

Matt Wiman: "But, I've heard that the worst part about taking drugs was dealing with drug dealers. I think that the worst part about sponsors is the people around them."
 

Rothwell: 'Reem should not be talking trash 

Ben Rothwell: "The general consensus was that this guy had brain damage. I think he's getting hit in the head too many times to make that comment."
 

Rankings Update: Barboza/Edgar move up 

This past weekend the UFC held UFC Fight Night Austin and both the main event and co-main event had an impact on divisional Rankings.
 

Robin Black breaks down the world's most dangerous nerd 

Robin Black, former glam rock star, retired fighter, and current color commentator breaks down the world's most dangerous nerd, DEEP veteran Doo Ho Choi.
 

Belfort: End of TRT is 'wonderful' 

Vitor Belfort: "It was better for me, because I left a boring treatment that was bothering me, and now I'm stronger, lighter and faster. So, for me, it was wonderful."
 

Siver's 1.9 seconds in Fight Night Boston promo 

In the first promotion for the UFC Fight Night Boston it's clear that McGregor is the driving force behind the marketing effort, but what about his opponent?
 

Holy F@$%ing Usain Bolt punch 

This summer at Nemesis Fighting Alliance: A Warriors Welcome Nikko Glasper charged clear across the cage and landed a devastating Usain Bolt punch on Tommy Sthair.
 

Cormier: It's hard to give up Popeyes, donuts 

In moving from heavyweight to light heavyweight, Daniel Cormier had to give up some of the perks of not having to cut weight for his fights. What was the hardest to give up?
 

Elite MMA Shirt Club November: Glory MMA 

Elite MMA Shirt Club will reveal a new shirt each month from a top level MMA gym that you may have heard about or may know nothing about at all.
 

KIng Mo: MMA is not a true sport 

King Mo: "I can get a bum, let him fight crocodiles lizards and snakes and then put it on YouTube, have him fice MMA fights, have him win against five bums and guess what?"
 

Rockhold: Jones doesn't have a chance vs. Velasquez 

Luke Rockhold: "You can only run away so long. Jon Jones doesn't have the style to keep him off him. Cain Vealsquez is just a beast, he'll bull his way right through him."
 

Ronda Rousey referenced in new Eminem lyrics 

"I got a Magic Johnson, It's like a Magic Wand allows me to not let a blonde arouse me, If Ronda Rousey was on the couch with the condoms out..."
 

VanZant: I proved I didn't need TUF 

Paige VanZant: “I definitely think I proved myself in this fight that I didn’t need to be on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ to make a name for myself..."
 
 

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