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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 7:28 pm

Dana White Statement On Anderson Silva

“Anderson Silva has been one of the greatest athletes this sport has ever seen. He has had a long and distinguished career in mixed martial arts. In his nine years with the UFC, Anderson has never tested positive for a banned substance. In light of this, we want to ensure that Anderson gets his due...

Feb 4, 2015 2:43 pm

Anderson Silva Breaks His Silence — ‘I have not taken any PED’s’

“I’ve been competing in this sport for a very long time. This is my nineteenth fight in the UFC. I have been thoroughly tested many times and have never had a positive drug test. “I have not taken any performance-enhancing drugs. My stance on drugs is, and will always be, the same. I’m an advocate...

Feb 4, 2015 1:39 pm

Cesar Gracie: Nick Failing For Weed “No Shocker”

“My understanding was he passed the test, then he fought and then after he passed the test, he did not smoke. What we think happened is the exertion of the fight affected the test and that’s why he tested positive.” “It’s not a shocker. His DNA is THC, let’s face it. No one is surprised...

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 1:30 pm

Nick Diaz Doubles Allowable Limit For Pot, Faces Disciplinary Action

According to reports, Nick Diaz didn’t just fail for marijuana. He REALLY failed for marijuana. MMAFighting.com has it: Diaz then tested positive for marijuana metabolites in a post-fight drug test, as Yahoo! Sports reported Tuesday. Bennett said the amount of marijuana metabolites in Diaz’s system was 300 ng/ml — double the threshold of 150 ng/ml. Fighters...

Feb 4, 2015 1:10 pm

Point deductions for eye pokes?

“There’s a lot of people that have some really strong feelings about the shape of the gloves right now and that they’re contributing to eye pokes. I’ve had some recent conversations with Dana White and with Lorenzo Fertitta and they’re of the opinion, I think, that the fighters need to be penalized more because the...

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 12:48 pm

Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

Though Anderson Silva maintains his innocence, the State of Nevada has released the findings from his January 9 drug test. The documents are open the public.

Feb 4, 2015 12:15 pm

So… This Happened

Fight fans have long-awaited a super-fight between Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva. It’s a fight, that for whatever reason, never materialized. In a close-second place to the super-fight, would be an actual sparring match between the two MMA Legends. Which, according to this new photo, actually happened. Check it: These 2 legends sparred together. Looks...

Feb 4, 2015 11:42 am

ACCEPTED! Eddie Alvarez To Gilbert Melendez — ‘Let’s do it!’

Former Bellator lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez has agreed to a fight with top lightweight, Gilbert ‘El Nino’ Melendez. Eddie’s acceptance of the bout comes on the heels of a Gilbert Melendez callout. Check it: @GilbertMelendez You already know I accept , im not waiting until June to fight again tho, Lets pick an earlier date...

Feb 4, 2015 11:36 am

Anderson Silva: ‘Steroids make the sport bad’

  True, Anderson Silva is denying his use of Performance Enhancing drugs. Also true, the UFC’s greatest pound-for-pound fighter to ever live just tested positive for two different steroids. In a telling interview from last October, Anderson Silva discussed PED’s in MMA, with MMAjunkie.com . Check it: ‘When the guys test for the steroids, (they should...

Feb 4, 2015 11:23 am

Top UFC Females Try To Set Up Their Own Fights

The UFC’s female bantamweight division is clogged up with top talent. Fighters like Alexis Davis, and Sarah Kaufman, are all looking to get active and fight. And while these ladies wait, sitting idle, they’re taking to twitter looking to pick some fights. Check it: “@MieshaTate: @josephdiano77 no offense but Ive been asking for the @bethecorreia...

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...

Feb 4, 2015 8:00 am

Anderson Silva denies taking steroids prior to UFC 183

Yesterday, the NSAC announced that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for 2 performance enhancing drugs following his victory over Nick Diaz at last weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” was tested for the banned substances on January 9, 2015, but according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission the results...

Feb 4, 2015 4:30 am

Why Was Anderson Silva Allowed To Fight?

Fans and fighters around the world are asking themselves one question today… Why was Anderson Silva allowed to fight following his failed drug test? WoW! @ufc has a lot of explaining to do. #SAD day in the ufc world. Crazy how Dana can control if they fight or not.The mighty dollar! LOL — Tito Ortiz...

Feb 4, 2015 4:20 am

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed PED Test

The MMA world is in shock following the recent news that Anderson Silva has failed his pre-fight drug test for two-different types of performance enhancing drugs. Here’s the most notable reactions: Sad that Anderson silva tested positive for steroids. Although in hindsight, I'm not surprised. I'm too naive. #any1notcheatingbesidesme — michael (@bisping) February 4, 2015...

Feb 4, 2015 4:06 am

UPDATE! Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Two PED’s

It’s been a crazy year for the sport of Mixed Martial Art, and we’re only one month in. Super heroes of the sport are falling from their pedestals, but not in the Octagon. In the latest bit of news, the widely regarded, Greatest Fighter Of All Time (GOAT), Anderson Silva was revealed to have tested positive for...

Feb 4, 2015 4:05 am

Nevada Commissioner: Anderson Silva Failure “Unfortunate For All Of Us”

“I think it’s very unfortunate. The UFC have made a tremendous effort to level the playing field in their fight against PEDs. Credit goes to them for doing the right thing based on principles and they continue to support our out-of-competition drug testing efforts. You can’t lose sight of all the other athletes that do...