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Feb 11, 2015 5:17 pm

Faber Moves Up, Takes On Edgar In UFC Headliner

    Team Alpha Male founder, Urijah “The California Kid” Faber is set to return to the featherweight division he once ruled over. UFC officials took to Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight and confirmed BJPENN.COM’s earlier report that Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Edgar had been booked. The two will meet in the UFC Fight Night...

Feb 11, 2015 5:08 pm

Cormier vs. Bader Booked For UFC Fight Night 68

A light-heavyweight bout between Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader has been booked for UFC Fight Night 68. UFC officials announced the bout tonight on FOX Sports 1. UFC Fight Night 68 takes place on June 6 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, where Cormier will enjoy a home field advantage. The bout marks D.C.’s...

Feb 11, 2015 12:02 pm

Rousey, Zingano Hit Up For Random Drug Tests By CSAC

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has requested drug tests on this month’s UFC 184 headliners, Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano. And in a volatile climate in need of trustworthy fighters, the world sits and waits. The CSAC has already received a sample from Cat Zingano, and according to THIS REPORT (Via MMAFighting.com), Ronda Rousey...

Feb 11, 2015 11:54 am

COWARD? Tate Fires Back At Kaufman For Foolish Call Out

Former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman has been campaigning for a fight against the UFC’s number two female in Miesha Tate. The callouts escalated this week when Kaufman referred to Tate as a coward for not accepting the bout, and now Tate has responded. “I wasn’t going to bother posting the CT Scan picture of the...

Feb 11, 2015 10:31 am

Joe Rogan: ‘There’s a steroid epidemic in the UFC’

“The UFC and MMA in general is a steroid epidemic.They’ve started this really stringent testing, and everybody is getting popped. They’re just getting popped left and right. It’s one of the things fighters have been saying for a long time, that everyone is on steroids, or a huge percentage. The number (is) 50, 60 (percent),...

Feb 11, 2015 10:24 am

Jon Jones Gets Called Out… By His Brother

“Me and my brother used to fight all the time when we were young … and I’m pretty sure I can take him down now. I am way bigger than he is. It will be fun if we actually did a one-round match for charity … that would be fun. If I win, he would...

Feb 11, 2015 10:11 am

Uriah Hall’s “Rough Night”

So this happened… Sure, who wouldn’t like to plug in your house with your phone? Allowing all your technological advances to run solely on your iphones battery life? I know I would, and apparently I’m not the only one. Check it: Woke up like this #roughnight http://t.co/1apl5C4Gcx pic.twitter.com/i7dU3UhdXE — U R I A H H...

Feb 11, 2015 9:33 am

Sparring With Nate Diaz, A First Hand Account

Team Alpha Male Radio returned this week with another episode of the live video podcast. Hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino AKA Sir Studboy, took calls all night and talked about the hottest topics in MMA. At one point the Diaz brothers came up in conversation, leading Buchholz to tell the story about the first...

Feb 11, 2015 9:32 am

Rousey On The Risks Of PED’s In The Cage

“This is a combat sport, and we’re not trying to hit a ball harder. These drugs can make you hit a person harder. The only reason we’re able to do this sport is that the level of human potential is just [low] enough that we can barely allow it. We’re right at the threshold. “It’s...

Feb 11, 2015 9:15 am

CONFIRMED! No Random Drug Testing Done Ahead Of UFC Fight Night 60

BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor has confirmed with Colorado Boxing Commission Director Josef Mason that no random drug testing was done on any of the fighters participating in this weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night 60’ event. The Valentine’s Day event takes place live this Saturday night from the 1STBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. UFC Fight Night 60 will...

Feb 11, 2015 9:14 am

Ken Shamrock: ‘Scott Coker Doing Right By MMA’ — Exclusive

BJPENN.COM Radio’s Anton Skoro interviews UFC Hall Of Famer and MMA Legend Ken Shamrock. Ken talks about Bellator and Scott Coker doing things right paying respect to the Legends. Ken also talks about burying the hatchet with Tito and more.

Feb 11, 2015 8:24 am

Rumor: Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber Superfight Set For May 16 in Manila

Rumors are swirling that a superfight between former MMA champions Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber is set for May’s UFC debut event in Manila, Philippines. The match has been confirmed by multiple sources close to the event, and an official announcement is expected to be made shortly by the UFC. Former UFC lightweight champion and...

Feb 11, 2015 8:22 am

Ronda Rousey Goes Topless For SI — Full Photo Gallery

UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey is having a big February. Besides her headlining duties for UFC 184, the UFC’s bantamweight champion has also launched herself into the world of bathing suit modeling, for the coveted SI Swimsuit Issue. Here’s the full gallery: (Click thumbs for full size version)

Feb 11, 2015 4:30 am

Rousey Puts Cyborg On Blast For Past PED Use

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey fires off at Cris Cyborg (pictured) in the heat of an anti-PED rant. Cyborg, who famously tested positive for steroids back in the day, is not on Rousey’s Christmas card list. The UFC champ took to Yahoo Sports! with her thoughts: “I’ve been ready to fight her at any point....

Feb 11, 2015 4:29 am

Team Alpha Male Radio: ‘We’re Smashing Fighter and The Kid’

Who needs fighter trash talk when you can get podcast trash talk. On the recent episode of Team Alpha Male Radio hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino AKA Sir Studboy talked a little bit of trash about another popular MMA podcast. Buchholz, while talking about the increase in viewers they’ve received recently, said, “We’re smashing...

Feb 11, 2015 4:25 am

“Rumble” Feels Bad For Knocking Out Gustafsson

“I did (feel bad) because we all knew what the deal was before the fight. He was supposed to have his title shot and then he got injured, and then Jon and D.C. had their beef going on. So, they let that fight continue even though one of them got hurt. So, Alex should have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:15 am

Rousey Reacts To Silva’s Test: ‘I wanted to cry… PEDs are a weapon’

“I was heartbroken to hear that, I wanted to cry… People need to realize that is a weapon and they’re bringing a weapon into the cage and they’re making our sport unsafe,The day that a person dies in that Octagon and the person who killed them tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs, we’re going to have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:03 am

UFC’s Tim Kennedy: ‘There’s a crazy PED Problem in MMA’

“There’s a crazy problem. The inevitable is gonna happen and where somebody is going to get seriously hurt and the person that caused that is gonna test positive and then the sport is … ” “I’m talking about like something horrible, maybe even something gone wrong where a bad drug is used and something happens...