Category Archive: MMA

Aug 30

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UFC 177 Predictions: Can the Unthinkable Happen?

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In the most unexpected of circumstances, 24 hours before the event, UFC 177 has a new main event.  Renan Barao injured himself while trying to make weight on Friday and was pulled from the event under doctor’s orders.  Joe Soto, a 15-2 former Bellator Featherweight Champion who was making his UFC debut on the undercard, …

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Aug 29

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MMA Roundtable: 8/29

Welcome to the MMA Roundtable, where this week we talk about Bellator’s newest star, Bisping and once again, the glut of cards the UFC gives us and are you excited for UFC 177? 1. Bonner as signed with Bellator, is that a major get for Spike or another signing that is more ink than sweat …

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Aug 23

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MMA Roundtable: 8/23

Welcome to the MMA Roundtable, where we break down the weeks MMA news, this week we talk Eddie Alvarez, Donald Cerrone , Bellator, Bader vs OSP and this weekends Fight Night. This week we have Brian, Roni, Collin and David. 1. Eddie Alvarez is in the UFC! Is Cerrone a good opening matchup for him …

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Aug 15

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UFC Roundtable: 8/15 Edition

Welcome to the MMA Roundtable! This week we talk Jones/Cormier, The return of Domick Cruz, and the upcoming Fight Night! Roni, Brian and David take on the topics! 1. Is pushing Jones/DC back to January going to be a good thing for buyrates? Roni: Yes. No doubt about it. After the brawl, there was a …

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Aug 14

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UFC X Review

UFC X We get some background on Birmingham Then goto the State Fair Arena. Holyshit is this place empty. Bruce Beck is our host. They keep pimping the 3 veterans. (Don Frye, Mark Hall and Gary Goodridge.) Frye gets an interview- nothing much. We get the rules. We even get intros for the judges- heck …

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Aug 01

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MMA Roundtable: 8/1 Edition

Welcome to the MMA Roundtable, were this week we take a look at the fallout from UFC on Fox 12, the mess at 205, and what the future holds for both Lil Nog and Dennis Bermudez. Our panelist are Roni and David. 1. Where does Anthony Johnson fit in at 205? Roni: IMO he is …

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Jul 29

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BREAKING NEWS: Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz Signed for January 31st

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The Spider and the greatest mixed martial artist of all time will make his return Super Bowl weekend, January 31st, in the fight that everyone wanted to see, against Nick Diaz. The news broke Tuesday afternoon after Dana White tweeted a picture of him having a meal with Anderson Silva and informing the MMA world …

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Jul 27

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Robbie Lawler Decisions Matt Brown in a Brawl for the Ages

UFC President Dana White has said on numerous occasions that it is in our fiber as human beings that we love to see a great fight.  On Saturday night Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown reminded us all why we love this sport. In a grueling pace of a fight, Lawler and Brown stood and banged …

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Jul 24

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BREAKING NEWS: Nick Diaz Signs 3 Fight Deal with UFC, Wants Anderson Silva Next

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The Stockton bad boy is back. Former Strikeforce Welterweight Champion and UFC Welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz has come out of self-imposed retirement and has signed a new three fight deal with the UFC.  UFC.com reported the news Thursday night. UFC.com also reported that Diaz hopes to be back inside the Octagon early next year …

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Jul 24

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Nate Diaz vs Anderson Silva

Nate Diaz vs Anderson Silva. This will not happen. Seriously. The chances of this fight ever happening are about as possible as seeing Fedor in the UFC fighting Mark Hunt for the UFC Middleweight Crown. Why? Sorry Stockton, but the fight just doesn’t make any sense to put together, its not going to be that …

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Jul 18

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MMA Roundtable: 7/18 Edition

Welcome to the MMA Roundtable, where this week we talk UFC 174 and if the UFC has learned its lesson, Woman’s MMA and if Gina is really worth it? Taking your questions is Roni, Collin and of course, David. 1. UFC has cancelled it’s second show, do you think this might get the UFC to …

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Jul 08

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BJ Penn’s Legacy: More Than Wins and Losses

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The second UFC pay per view I ever watched was UFC 84 in 2008 when BJ Penn faced Sean Sherk for the UFC Lightweight Championship. Being young and uneducated, I looked at Sherk, this musclebound cardio machine who looked like a midget version of Brock Lesnar and I said “this guy’s going to destroy this …

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