Posts tagged "UFC"

The R Word Mr. Telander

The R Word Mr. Telander
The United Center was hosting another great UFC event this past Saturday and the 16,000 plus fans and media personalities enjoyed their time watching MMA. There is one person who wrote about the UFC and the sport of MMA in a negative light. Rick Telander of the Chicago Sun-Times wrote a piece on what it... Read more »

The Window of Opportunity

The Window of Opportunity
At the end of the 6th round on Saturday night in Las Vegas, Manny Pacquiao all but sealed a fight that won’t happen against Floyd Mayweather. Juan Manuel Márquez closed out that round with a huge right hand and sealed his first victory against Pacquiao in dramatic fashion. It was an impressive win for the... Read more »

TMZ and Research Don't Mix

TMZ and Research Don't Mix
TMZ. Yes the so called “entertainment website” that posts news about celebrities and other important people. I have written about TMZ in the past, but recently they continue to ruin the name of not only the UFC but MMA as well. A few days ago they published a news article regarding Stephan Bonnar and that... Read more »
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The Roots of Fight

The Roots of Fight
Jesse Katz, owner and founder of Roots of Fight was kind enough to talk with me regarding his company. Comparing them to other MMA apparel companies is virtually impossible, due to the company’s unique direction. This is definitely a fresh idea Roots of Fight is presenting. The approach they take towards fans and the individual... Read more »

Ultimate Fighter Season 16: Episode 1

Ultimate Fighter Season 16: Episode 1
With The Ultimate Fighter going back to its taped format, the show began with a bang tonight. 32 fighters were looking to make their path into the house a successful one and only 16 were accepted. Below are the ones that made it into the house and get to fight for that illustrious UFC contract.... Read more »

Mayhem in Miller's Life

Mayhem in Miller's Life
Jason Miller’s life right now is what his nickname defines and that’s “Mayhem”. Yesterday according to TMZ Jason Miller was arrested for walking into a church, spraying a fire extinguisher and getting completely naked. He was arrested a short time later and there have been no details if he was under the influence of anything... Read more »
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Drinking and Driving

Drinking and Driving
It happens all the time. Many people down a few drinks and still believe they are coherent enough to get behind the wheel. I’ve seen many times in my own history with friends, driving while intoxicated. It’s something that shouldn’t happen but the alcohol plays a big role in the decision making. People make mistakes... Read more »

It's More Than Win and Losses

It's More Than Win and Losses
With his loss to Lavar Johnson this past Saturday, Pat Barry has dropped 3 out of his last 4 fights with all coming the way of TKO, KO and submission. It has been a rough go around for Barry in the Heavyweight division as of late, but many are looking for him to get cut.... Read more »

From Vegan to MMA: Daniel Bryan

From Vegan to MMA: Daniel Bryan
WWE wrestler Daniel Bryan took time out of his busy schedule to talk with me regarding his training in MMA and the main question of where the YES idea came from. Bryan will be at the Allstate Arena this Sunday to wrestle in the Extreme Rules PPV. In 2009 you started training Mixed Martial Arts.... Read more »
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Tainted Horsemeat

Tainted Horsemeat
Alistair Overeem is a cheater. There’s no sugar coating that statement, or trying to make excuses for the once Pride Champion. Yesterday, at the NSAC hearing he let his “people” do the talking. Now this all stems from a high testosterone level Overeem had on a surprise drug test after a press conference. I can... Read more »