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May 13, 2015 8:16 pm

OOPS! UFC Made A Big Mistake With Faber vs. Edgar

According to Urijah Faber himself, the UFC has really messed something up pertaining to his upcoming fight with Frankie Edgar. On Tuesdays night of Stud Show Radio, Faber and co-host Justin Buchholz called in from Manila to check in on the guys. While on the phone Faber said that the UFC stuck him and Edgar...

May 6, 2015 2:00 am

Urijah Faber Lights Up the Mits — He’s Ready For Edgar!

Featherweights Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar are set to square off in Pasay, Philippines at UFC Fight Night 66. With the fight right around the corner on May 16th, Faber is looking to sharpen his combinations by drilling with Master Thong! Check out how fast Faber is! Cali Kid @urijahfaber primed and ready looking killer...

Apr 9, 2015 2:31 am

Faber vs. Edgar Winner Next For Mendes?

Following last weekend’s dominant win over Ricardo Almeida, Chad Mendes is hoping for a title shot. With Aldo vs. McGregor not going down until July, time on the shelf takes some serious “Money” out of  Mendes’ pocket. The crew at UFC tonight, on FOX Sports 1, broke down some potential options for the Team Alpha...

Mar 12, 2015 11:21 am

Edgar: Bantamweight “Doable” But Aldo’s Belt More Valuable

“I weigh around ’58 to ’62. It’s probably doable. But I just don’t know how I’d react and how I’d perform the next day. It’s good to have at my back pocket if I ever do want to go down, or a fight comes up that makes things interesting, but right now, my focus is...

Mar 9, 2015 2:33 pm

Edgar: ‘Faber fight for the fans’

“How can it not be a superfight? Two former champions going at it – I think it’s a superfight. This opportunity came up, and I think it’s a fight that fans have been talking about for years. It’s a superfight. Why not give it to them?” “I think I match-up good with anybody, but I...

Feb 13, 2015 11:14 am

Urijah Faber Responds To Bisping, Cormier — Says Edgar’s “Head’s been rattled”

During Thursday nights Team Alpha Male Radio show a caller brought up comments from a recent episode of UFC Tonight. On that show Michael Bisping and Daniel Cormier broke down the recently announced fight between Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar. The two UFC fighters/analyst picked Edgar as their choice for who wins the fight. Faber,...

Feb 11, 2015 5:22 pm

Faber on Edgar Fight: “This is one for the history books”

The UFC makes its much anticipated live event debut in Manila when it brings the Octagon to the Mall of Arena Asia on Saturday, May 16. The main event will see former lightweight champion and current No. 1 ranked featherweight mixed martial artist Frankie “The Answer” Edgar face fellow American Urijah “The California Kid” Faber...

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 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...

Jan 19, 2015 7:23 pm

Edgar Warns McGregor: “Aldo Is A Different Animal”

Following the action at “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Frankie Edgar spoke on the Fox Sports 1 post-fight show to discuss Conor McGregor’s #1 contender status, as well as how McGregor matches up against Jose Aldo. “Siver just broke my heart, but McGregor looked sharp. Conor’s bringing excitement to the division. All of us need to...

Dec 22, 2014 7:50 pm

Aldo: ‘Mendes Could Beat McGregor, Edgar, and Lamas In The Same Night’

Recently, Jose Aldo stated that he would like to fight Conor McGregor next if McGregor defeats Siver in January. Aldo expanded on those statements this week, stating that he thinks Chad Mendes could beat Frankie Edgar, Conor McGregor, and Ricardo Lamas in one night. “I don’t know if McGregor will have credentials to fight for...

Nov 30, 2014 7:31 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Swanson numbers through the roof

Earlier this month Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson squared off in Austin Texas in a main event bout that had title implications. After battering Swanson for nearly 5 rounds, Edgar locked in a rear naked choke with just 4 seconds left. MMAFighting has received the ratings report from the UFC from the event, and the...

Nov 29, 2014 10:45 am

Fan Vote Shows Edgar Favored Over McGregor For Title Shot

Frankie “The Answer” Edgar wants his rematch against Jose Aldo, and according to this poll, you want the same. Check it: The numbers don't lie. I do it with my fighting not my talking. @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta pic.twitter.com/PlaQULhlNG — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) November 26, 2014 Were the McGregor fans properly heard?

Nov 24, 2014 8:05 pm

Edgar’s camp confident he will get next title shot

Following his impressive, and dominant win over Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last week, Frankie Edgar’s camp is confident that their fighter will get another crack at Jose Aldo’s featherweight championship. They’re also confident that a potential rematch with Aldo would go very different than the first bout, which Edgar lost via decision....

Nov 23, 2014 10:09 am

Swanson on Edgar bout: “I’m going to be better”

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar defeated Cub Swanson via submission in the 5th round to earn himself the latest finish in UFC history. At the post-fight show on FOX Sports 1 Swanson spoke about the bout, and his future in MMA. “Obviously, it was super frustrating, but...

Nov 23, 2014 9:12 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Edgar’s late submission win over Swanson

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar scored a late 5th round submission win over Cub Swanson, earning himself a Performance of the Night bonus in the process. As always, the Twitter-verse erupted with reactions from fighters, fans, and celebrities. Below is a compilation of the best reactions. Here...

Nov 23, 2014 7:43 am

Edgar on title shot: “It should be me”

Last night at UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar made a statement as to why he deserves the next featherweight title shot. Edgar out-wrestled Cub Swanson for nearly the entire fight before sinking in a brutal neck crank to finish the fight with just 4 seconds left. At the post fight press conference Edgar spoke...