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May 7, 2015 10:51 am

Masvidal To Welterweight, Faces Vitor Belfort Protege In July

Jorge Masvidal got his wish as his next fight looks to be taking place in the welterweight division. “Gamebred” is set to square off against Cezar Ferreira at the “Ultimate Fighter Season 21 Finale” in Florida, says MMAFighting. Masvidal is looking to make a less controversial return to the octagon after his last performance against...

May 7, 2015 10:50 am

IT’S THE CHRONIC! Diego Sanchez Blames Jones’ Problems On WEED!

Diego Sanchez has had his fair share of issues with the ganja in the past. After failing a drug test way back at “UFC Fight Night 7”, Sanchez turned his life around and became a role model to the youth. No longer “The Nightmare”, “The Dream” Diego Sanchez is now celebrating a drug-free and successful...

May 7, 2015 10:41 am

Jiu Jitsu Master — Weidman’s Game Is Beautiful’

Chris Weidman may have just earned his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, but his game has been off the charts for a while now according to his coach Renzo Gracie. “Chris is so tough right now. His Jiu-Jitsu is beautiful”. Gracie told Combate. Gracie made the remark moments after he awarded Weidman his black...

May 7, 2015 10:40 am

Mitrione “No-Comments” Reebok Deal For Fear of UFC Backlash

Matt Mitrione is the latest to weigh in on the UFC/Reebok fighter pay situation… kind of. Mitrione fears to express his true opinion in fear of UFC coming down on him for it. Fighters are taking to social media to express their displeasure with the situation but Mitrione appears to be playing it smart. Check...

May 7, 2015 10:39 am

Al “Raging” Over Dollars! ‘I want Lebron-Mayweather Treatment, Not REEBOK!’

Details surrounding the Reebok/UFC Sponsorship payout were released yesterday and fighters aren’t happy to say the least. Even though the UFC CEO has stated that the majority of fighters he talked to were happy with the deal, several fighters took to Twitter to express their displeasure about it. “Raging” Al Iaquinta… well, raged on Twitter...

May 7, 2015 10:38 am

COACH! Jessica Eye The Only Challenge To Rousey

Jessica Eye currently has her sights set on her next opponent Miesha Tate. Their fight at “UFC on FOX 16” in Chicago, Illinois could possibly be a title eliminator and if Eye becomes victorious, her coach thinks she has what it takes to dethrone Ronda Rousey. Ronda Rousey will be stepping into the octagon at...

May 7, 2015 10:37 am

Team Alpha Male Fighter Making Miraculous Recovery

There aren’t many feel good stories in the world of mixed martial arts. In a sport full of such drama and trash talking, it’s difficult to get emotional for a fighter when they ask for it. Team Alpha Male Devin Johnson’s story is different, however. He’s never asked for attention— he simply pushes himself daily...

May 7, 2015 10:36 am

Weidman Says He Could Have Gone Down Same Path as Jon Jones

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon “Bones” Jones’ life was flipped upside-down earlier this month after he fled the scene of a hit-and-run where a lady was injured. Many fighters chimed in and cracked jokes on Jones, but UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman has some sympathy for him. In a recent interview with Sky Sports,...

May 7, 2015 10:34 am

UFC CEO: ‘The Majority of Fighters We’ve Spoken to Love the Reebok Deal’

Under the countless amount of tweets that contain fighters complaining about how much money they get from Reebok lies UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta— a man who wants the fighters to know that they worked hard to come to the numbers they did. Fertitta says that the majority of the fighters he talked to actually liked...

May 7, 2015 10:04 am

Bellator’s Bobby Lashley Is Concerned About CM Punk’s First Fight

Former professional wrestler Phil Brooks, formerly known as CM Punk, will be gracing the octagon with his presence this year in his first mixed martial arts fight… ever. Punk will be walking into the octagon with a record of 0-0 and this couldn’t make former WWE champion Bobby Lashley any more uncomfortable. Lashley told the...

May 7, 2015 10:00 am

“Carried Away” Caraway Dishes On Miesha Tate’s Sex Habits

There’s no skipping around the fact that Miesha Tate is hot, and Bryan Caraway is hated on mostly for being her boyfriend. However, Caraway did every male MMA fan a favor and shared some stories about their life under the covers! While on MMA Roasted, Caraway dove in and shared some details on what goes...

May 7, 2015 10:00 am

FEATURE! Xavier Vigney — Glory’s Fighter To Watch!

Glory Kickboxer Xavier Vigney, is on a mission to represent for American Kickboxing. 2-0 under the Glory banner, the Northern California heavyweight looks to beat down Maurice Jackson this weekend, in San Diego. BJPENN.COM’S Layzie The Savage caught up with the striking standout, ahead of fight night. Enjoy our feature. ROCKHOLD! ‘The Dragon Has Been...

May 7, 2015 9:54 am

Manager: ‘Johny Hendricks Wants No Part of Tyron Woodley’

UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley has been on a mission to get former champion Johny Hendricks to face him in a title eliminator bout. Woodley’s manager, Malki Kawa, thinks that Hendricks wants no part of Woodley and is avoiding the fight. Kawa explained to MMAFighting, “If you look at Tyron’s accounts on social media, he’s looking...

May 7, 2015 9:47 am

Ortiz: ‘Don’t Like How Much You’re Making at UFC? Come to Bellator!’

Even though the deal between Reebok and UFC is truly groundbreaking, the majority of fighters who spoke out on social media yesterday seem to be against the deal. Some fighters were so unimpressed with the sponsorship money they would be getting that they told Reebok to KEEP their money. Tito Ortiz wants the fighter of...

May 7, 2015 9:33 am

‘Cain Velasquez and I Didn’t Spar — We FOUGHT For 5 Rounds’

American Kickboxing Academy has been under some scrutiny as of late with the recent injury of Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC President Dana White blamed them of training as if they were in the “stone age” and asked them to update their training routine. Daniel Cormier enjoys training like a cave-man and says AKA won’t change a...

May 7, 2015 2:12 am

Urijah Faber Joins “Stud Show Radio” Tonight at 8 PM PT!

Days before he flies out to the Philippines for his upcoming fight with Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 66, Urijah Faber will be joining the boys of “Stud Show Radio” in studio! Faber’s last appearance was on Episode #52. Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA...

May 7, 2015 2:08 am

‘UFC Rankings Are a Work in Progress, We’re Fixing It’

The ranking system that the UFC implemented years ago is far from perfect, but Dana White is looking to fix that. Whereas sports like American football and hockey utilize rankings to determine who enters the playoffs, rankings do not mean a thing in the octagon. Once a fighter makes it in the top five of...

May 7, 2015 2:07 am

‘I Don’t Want to Fight a No-Name Newcomer For My 145 Debut’

Diego Sanchez is on a mission to find a fight and he wants to find one FAST. He has taken to social media this week to call out the finest that the UFC featherweight division has to offer and it looks like he may have found an opponent in Dennis Siver. after ten years in...

May 7, 2015 2:06 am

Joseph Duffy Gets One Step Closer to Rematch with McGregor

Joseph Duffy isn’t shying away from the fact that he wants to rematch Conor McGregor to show that his first victory wasn’t a fluke. Duffy is the last man to beat McGregor and an Irish rivalry in a soccer stadium could be the perfect way to settle the score. First, Duffy will have to get...

May 7, 2015 2:03 am

Former UFC Fighter Hints at Creating Fighter’s Union

Saying the UFC/Reebok partnership has been troublesome for some fighters to get behind would be an understatement. After the details about how the payout would be spread amongst the athletes, fighters took to Twitter to express their lack of enthusiasm. Even though some are happy with their pay, it seems like most are upset and...