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Dec 30, 2014 10:24 am

REPLAY! UFC 182: Jones and Cormier Media Call

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier answered questions from the media ahead of their huge clash at UFC 182 during a conference call. They spoke about the fight, the feud and more.

Dec 30, 2014 10:22 am

Condit Interested In Nick Diaz Rematch

“You know, Nick Diaz is back in the picture and I was thinking about maybe after he fights Anderson Silva getting that shot at him. Doing a rematch and kind of settling the score. I’m taking it easy. But if the UFC comes through with a fight I’ll be ready to get into camp.” During...

Dec 30, 2014 10:15 am

Jones: ‘I’m giving DC what he wanted’

“Daniel Cormier’s been asking for this fight for a long time. He beat Dan Henderson, who’s like a 60-year old, and started talking trash to me on the mic right away. I’m going to give him what he’s wanted and that’s an opportunity to get his butt whooped by me.” During a recent taping for...

Dec 30, 2014 5:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Daniel Cormier Special Edition

The Rankings Report is a weekly UFC.com series that gives you, the fans, a more in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino sits down with #2 UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier who talks about his upcoming fight against Jon Jones, why he likes the UFC rankings, and his similarities to Chris...

Dec 29, 2014 11:07 pm

Michael Johnson’s Absence From UFC Due To ‘Domestic Dispute’

Earlier this week it was announced that Michael Johnson would be returning to the UFC to fight Edson Barboza in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 61. The bout comes after Johnson had been absent from the Octagon for 9 months, which we now know came as a result of a ‘domestic dispute’. The...

Dec 29, 2014 11:06 pm

Brutal ‘Rolling Ninja Choke’ Submission

Since Mike Bidwell debuted his ‘Ninja Choke’ earlier this year, he has continued to amaze us with variations! In this video we see a variation of that choke, which he has dubbed the ‘Rolling Ninja Choke’. Check it out: In case you missed the original Ninja Choke you can see that HERE.

Dec 29, 2014 11:04 pm

Jones To Critics: ‘I’ve Heard It Before’

Ahead of his UFC 182 matchup against Daniel Cormier this Saturday, many fans, and fighters, believe Daniel Cormier is Jones toughest test to date. Jones however, says he’s been in this situation before, and wrote about his experience in a recent Instagram post. The last time I was here in 2011 I fought a heavy...

Dec 29, 2014 11:04 pm

Holm vs. Pennington Targeted For UFC 184 In February

A highly anticipated bout between Holly Holm and Raquel Pennington is reportedly in the works for UFC 184 in February, which takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The bout, which was originally supposed to go down at UFC 181 but was postponed due to Holm sustaining a neck injury, has not been...

Dec 29, 2014 11:01 pm

Jones Admits Loss Of Nike Sponsorship Wasn’t The Result Of Brawl

Following the UFC Ultimate Media Day brawl between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones, news surfaced that Jon Jones was no longer sponsored by Nike. Many believed that the departure from the popular sporting brand was a result of the brawl, something Jones reaffirmed to the NSAC commission in the hearing regarding the brawl. He divulged...

Dec 29, 2014 6:01 pm

Cormier: ‘If Jones And I Brawl At UFC 182 Weigh-Ins, Then OK’

Since their now infamous brawl at the UFC Ultimate Media Day back in August, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have continued a back and forth verbal war, one that see the pair fight before their scheduled date in the Octagon this Saturday. Jones spoke on America’s Pregame to discuss the possibility of the pair engaging...

Dec 29, 2014 5:55 pm

Rampage Puts Division On Notice: “I’m Ready To Fight The Best Fighters”

Former UFC champion Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson has spoken briefly about his return to the UFC, but has recently opened up about his return, and why he went on a three fight losing streak before his departure from the UFC. Rampage plans to take the division by storm when he returns, despite having nearly 50 professional...

Dec 29, 2014 5:28 pm

Erick Silva Wants Rematch With Dong Hyun Kim, and Matt Brown

Following his brutal loss at the hands of Matt Brown, Erick Silva returned to the Octagon to pick up a 1st round submission win over Mike Rhodes recently at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Dollaway earlier this month. Going forward, Silva wants to avenge his recent losses to Matt Brown and Dong Hyun Kim, but...

Dec 29, 2014 4:42 pm

Aldo Plans To Discuss Pay With UFC

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been very vocal as of late about fighter pay, something he plans to do something about. Aldo spoke to Globo about his plans to talk to the UFC brass about his pay. “We’ll have a talk about this soon and then I’ll be able to speak better about it....

Dec 29, 2014 4:05 pm

Jones: ‘I Hope UFC Gives CM Punk A Real Opponent So He Can Get Knocked Out’

The UFC has caught criticism since announcing the signing of CM Punk. With some saying the signing is good for business, while others say Punk, real name Phil Brooks, doesn’t deserve a free pass to the UFC. Jon Jones is the most recent fighter to speak out against the signing, saying: “At the same time...

Dec 29, 2014 1:29 pm

BJPENN.com Radio Replay With Pat Curran, and Chris Beal

Last night BJPENN.com Radio returned with the last episode of 2014, and what a great episode it was. First we were joined by former Bellator MMA champion Pat Curran, who is looking to get back on the road to title contention with a win over Daniel Weichel in February at Bellator 133. Next up we...