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Feb 8, 2015 7:33 am

Cody McKenzie Returns To MMA At WSOF 18

Cody McKenzie recent retired from MMA, and by recent we mean 2 months ago. Following his release from the UFC in 2013, McKenzie went 1-2 on the regional scene, going on a 2-fight losing streak before briefly retiring from MMA. McKenzie is now back in the game, and will be fighting at “WSOF 18: Moraes...

Feb 8, 2015 7:25 am

Patricio Freire Calls Out Critics: “Talk Is Easy”

Recently Bellator MMA featherweight champion Patricio Freire defended his title against former champion Daniel Straus. The bout went to the 4th round, ending with a submission win for Freire, but not before several low-blows, eye pokes, and headbutts from both fighters, which many fans were not pleased with. Freire spoke to MMAJunkie to discuss his...

Feb 8, 2015 6:27 am

Curran “Motivated” To Get Another Title Shot

After winning the Bellator MMA featherweight championship in 2012, Pat Curran went on to successfully defend the belt twice before losing the belt to Daniel Straus via unanimous decision. Curran received an immediate rematch against Straus, and won the belt back, but then lost the belt yet again to Patricio Freire in September of 2014....

Feb 7, 2015 2:31 pm

GOALS! Dillashaw Wants To Be The First Two-Division UFC Champion

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw was a guest host on the latest episode of Team Alpha Male Radio. During the live video podcast the champ answered questions from callers and talked about an array of topics. During the show Dillashaw revealed his new goals for the future and he is definitely shooting for the moon....


Feb 7, 2015 1:54 pm

T.J. Dillashaw: ‘John Dodson Gets On My Nerves, But He’s Good’

On the latest episode of Team Alpha Male Radio UFC champion T.J. Dillashaw spoke about many things. The champ answered questions from listeners who called in. One of the callers asked him who he thought would have the best career, or is having the best career out of the fighters from his season on The...

Feb 6, 2015 3:06 pm

Jon Fitch Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test

Former UFC title challenger Jon Fitch has been flagged by the California State Athletic Commission for failing his pre-fight WSOF 16 drug test. A CIR test has already confirmed the results. The California State Athletic Commission will not disclose the substance that Fitch tested positive for, though multiple sources believe it to be elevated testosterone....

Feb 6, 2015 1:37 pm

TJ Dillashaw: ‘I’d like to see Faber fight someone like McGregor or Edgar’

The guys over at Team Alpha Male Radio gave their thoughts on who Urijah Faber should fight next. Faber was scheduled to fight Raphael Assuncao at UFC Fight Night 62 but due to injury Assuncao pulled out. So what’s next for the California Kid? TAM members T.J. Dillashaw and Justin Buchholz gave their thoughts on...

Feb 6, 2015 1:25 pm

REPLAY! Dillashaw: ‘I Predict A Third Round TKO In Barao Rematch’

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw helped host the latest episode of Team Alpha Male Radio. During the popular video podcast the TAM members took calls from listeners. One of the callers asked the champ to make a prediction for his upcoming title defense against former champion Renan Barao. Check out his reply: “He’s a very...

Feb 6, 2015 10:59 am

REPLAY! Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #039

Team Alpha Male Radio returned Thursday night with a special “championship” edition. UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw was in studio, handling co-hosting abilities and taking fan questions throughout the three-hour show. Team Alpha Male Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT on BJPENN.COM. Watch past episodes at the official Team Alpha Male...

Feb 6, 2015 4:00 am

Pioneers of MMA: Kazushi Sakuraba

Considered by UFC President Dana White to be one of the greatest talents of all time, the legend of Kazushi Sakuraba began at UFC Ultimate Japan in 1997, where the 183 lbs puroresu (traditional Japanese pro-wrestler) entered the heavyweight tournament on short notice only to win the four man event outright. Fighting almost exclusively in...

Feb 5, 2015 9:56 am

Gallery! Kimbo Slice Poses For Bellator

Bellator’s latest acquisition, Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson is readying himself for a return to Mixed Martial Arts. As part of that, there was a photo shoot. Check it: (IF Gallery doesn’t load, CLICK HERE) Post by Bellator MMA.

Feb 5, 2015 9:45 am

Sonnen: ‘It’s reasonable to assume Anderson was cheating for years’

“As soon as you test positive for something people will want to say it was over your whole career. My response is, ‘That’s fair. That’s a fair statement.’ If you get hit with something it runs you all the way back in time.” “I don’t think it helps a guy to ever come out and...

Feb 5, 2015 9:09 am

Will Brooks meets Dave Jansen on April 10 at Bren Events Center in Irvine

Bellator MMA Lightweight World Champion “Ill” Will Brooks (15-1) returns to action on April 10, when he faces top contender Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen (20-2) at Bren Events Center in Irvine, Calif on April 10. The two men compete in the headlining bout of the newly announced “Bellator: Brooks vs. Jansen” event, which also features...

Feb 5, 2015 9:06 am

Get to know Brandon Thatch

Brandon ‘RUKUS’ Thatch welcomes in replacement fighter Benson ‘SMOOTH’ Henderson for the Main Event at UFC Fight Night 60. Taking place in Bloomfield, Colorado; Thatch is excited to have the opportunity to be in the headlining fight in front of his hometown fans, friends, and family. Benson (21-5), fresh off of two straight losses, bumps...

Feb 5, 2015 5:00 am

WATCH! — Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #039 — Live At 8PM PT

Heads up Fight Fans! Team Alpha Male Radio is back tonight with another ‘can’t miss’ episode featuring the MMA World’s Team of The Year, Team Alpha Male. This is MMA’s best Video Podcast, and we like it so much we’re featuring it twice-weekly on BJPENN.COM. It’s like a reality/TV show, but live, and featuring the...

Feb 5, 2015 4:00 am

Hitler Reacts To Silva And Diaz Failed Drug Tests

Hitler is one person you don’t want to upset. Good thing we won. In this hilarious parody, Adolf Hitler reacts to the news that Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz failed their drug test. Enjoy! Post by MMA Hitler Memes. IF THE VIDEO DOESN’T LOAD, CLICK HEREG.

Feb 5, 2015 4:00 am

Jon Jones Gets Good Seats

A video posted by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Feb 3, 2015 at 1:37pm PST Watch Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz from Jon Jones’ seat. Pretty impressive no?

Feb 4, 2015 7:37 pm

Sonnen Offers His Advice To Anderson Silva

“If he did this, I would encourage him and anybody else, much like me, just come out and say you did it. The door is still open to come out and just tell us what happened. Say, ‘Listen, it was still in my system. I’m busted. I’m sorry.’ Lay it out, fade to black, and...

Feb 4, 2015 1:38 pm

REPLAY! Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #038

Team Alpha Male Radio returned Tuesday with a star-studded cast of UFC fighters weighing in on today’s important MMA Topics. They also drank beer. And chugged it. And shotgunned it. And Funneled it. It was a good time. (Strong Language and Content Warning. If you are easily offended, do not click play.) Team Alpha Male...

Feb 4, 2015 1:09 pm

Why Ian McCall Lost To John Lineker?

On the latest episode of Team Alpha Male Radio, members Justin Buchholz, Lance Palmer and Cody Garbrandt talked about this past weekends UFC fights and why they think UFC flyweight Ian ‘Uncle Creepy’ McCall lost his fight against John Lineker. If you haven’t been watching the video podcast, which airs every Tuesday and Thursday, a...

Feb 4, 2015 11:02 am

Mike Pyle Disses Everyone

If you thought Matthew McConaughey was a deep and philosophical guy, check out UFC veteran Mike Pyle in his Lincoln MKC commercial parody.

Feb 4, 2015 8:01 am

Team Alpha Male Fighters Discuss Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

The MMA community was both shocked and disappointed when the news that longtime great Anderson Silva had failed a pre-fight drug test prior to his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva tested positive for the steroids drostanolone and androstane. Tuesday nights episode of Team Alpha Male Radio went live right after the news...