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Dec 28, 2014 8:57 am

Conor McGregor Promises “2 Minute Demolition Job” Of Siver

As Conor McGregor prepares to fight Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night Boston on January 18th, he is beginning to ramp up the trash talk towards his opponent. Earlier today, McGregor posted a brief, but to-the-point message on his Facebook directed at Dennis Siver. Post by Conor McGregor. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE) What...

Dec 28, 2014 8:52 am

Jones Doubts DC’s Treadmill Numbers

UFC light heavyweight #1 contender Daniel Cormier posted a photo to his Instagram on Christmas Day of his post-workout treadmill numbers. UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones apparently doesn’t believe the numbers, and commented on the photo, expressing his disbelief. The pair are set to collide this Saturday at UFC 183 in a highly anticipated...

Dec 28, 2014 8:45 am

Study finds no neuropsychological risk in MMA

In a recent study done by Christopher Heath and Jennifer Callahan on the brains of MMA athletes, a result that may come as a shock to some was concluded, “the neurocognitive performance of MMA athletes was indistinguishable from control athletes not regularly exposed to repeated head trauma“. The study used ‘MMA Athletes’ that trained on...

Dec 28, 2014 8:09 am

Rampage’s Manager Talks Split From Bellator

Since leaving Bellator MMA and re-signing with the UFC, Rampage Jackson has spoken about his departure from Bellator vaguely, saying that they weren’t honoring his contract, and as a result he terminated it. Now, Rampage’s manager, Lee Gwynn is discussing the matter, and why he believes that the issues sprouted in the first place when...


Dec 28, 2014 7:59 am

Jade Bryce Released From Bellator

Popular Bellator MMA ring-girl Jade Bryce has announced that she and her longtime employers at Bellator MMA have parted ways. Bryce posted the following message on her Instagram account. Super sad to announce that I am no longer with Bellator. They have chosen to go in a different direction for the new year. I worked...

Dec 28, 2014 7:51 am

Report: Hackers Leak UFC TV User Data

In shocking news, it is being reported that the hacker group Anonymous has hacked UFC TV, which UFC Fight Pass is categorized under. A Twitter account belonging to the group posted several Tweets regarding the situation, including a link to a file which contains 13,000 users account information from various websites, including UFC TV. A...

Dec 27, 2014 2:39 pm

Executive: UFC Going From Promotor To Entertainer

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), is easily the largest mixed martial arts organization in the entire world. The promotion has made footprints all over the globe in recent years, and plans to continue it’s expansion in 2015. The organization already has it’s eyes set on South Korea, Scotland and Russia among others for future UFC events. “As we...

Dec 27, 2014 2:20 pm

REPORT: WWE Officials Believe Lesnar Is UFC Bound

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is reportedly on the verge of a UFC comeback. The massive pay-per-view star has not seen the inside of the cage since a TKO loss at UFC 141 in 2011. Dave Meltzer of F4Wonline has the scoop: Speaking of Lesnar, even though he is no longer being advertised as...

Dec 27, 2014 2:02 pm

First Lesnar, Now Fedor! Coker Going After Everyone

Bellator President Scott Coker is hoping to land some “big fish” in 2015. Coker has already reached out to former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar, to let him know he should weigh his options before signing on any dotted lines. Now the former Strikeforce boss has apparently set his sights on Fedor Emelianenko, to see...

Dec 27, 2014 10:44 am

CM Punk: ‘I’ll be OK taking real punches”

“I suppose the easy answer to what Brock’s shortcomings were that he probably needed to spar more. Everyone always likes to say Brock hated getting hit in the face. I don’t know who likes getting hit in the face, but I guess he did need to work on his stand-up defense. “ “You get punched...

Dec 27, 2014 10:39 am

“NOT WORTHY OF TITLE SHOT”

“I don’t agree with Conor McGregor getting a title shot, especially after beating Dennis Siver, if he does. Why is that deserving of a title shot? Dennis Siver is not on the way up; he’s not up there looking for a title shot himself. Why not put Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar? Why not put...

Dec 27, 2014 10:13 am

Green Power Ranger Still Wants CM Punk Fight

“He says ‘I didn’t know about this, I only know he’s the Green Power Ranger’ so it’s like dude, you do know me. Acknowledge that you know me, whether this is going to happen or not.” … “The frustrating part is I’ve trained with UFC guys. I’ve sparred Melvin Guillard, he can vouch for me,...

Dec 27, 2014 10:06 am

Coker Reacts To UFC Lawsuit: ‘Bellator isn’t minor league’

“Labeling a league based on the past can be misleading, because the fighters that are here today fighting for us are gonna be the next Luke Rockholds, the next Daniel Cormiers. They’re going to be the next stars of MMA. “Do I think Bellator is a minor league? The answer is no.” Is the UFC...

Dec 27, 2014 5:00 am

Josh Burkman: Lombard should be the one worried

“I know I’m an underdog in this fight. I’ve been an underdog ever since I came back. Even in my fights in Utah everybody said ‘oh Burkman’s old he doesn’t have anything left’. Then I come into World Series of Fighting and I’m a 4-to-1 underdog against Gerald Harris, I’m a 3-to-1 underdog against Aaron...

Dec 26, 2014 12:49 pm

A Pettis Christmas – The Champ Provides For His Family

UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is a literal rags-to-riches story. After losing his father at an early age, “Showtime” was raised by a single mother in a rough part of Milwaukee. Now the champion of The Ultimate Fighting Championship, Pettis has the means, the heart, and the desire to give back. Check it: Not...

Dec 26, 2014 12:39 pm

Jones: ‘DC Talks Trash Because He Has Doubt’

“I wouldn’t say this feels like the Rashad fight. It actually feels closer to the Chael Sonnen fight. Chael Sonnen had a job commentating and broadcasting. He’s a very good talker, and he has a way of making people believe. “Daniel, he definitely has a great skillset and he’s undefeated, but I think some of...

Dec 26, 2014 12:32 pm

Rampage Receives First UFC Callout

    “I think this fight is interesting not only for me, but for a lot of people. It’s an exciting match-up. He has better wrestling and I have a better jiu-jitsu, and we both like to brawl. It would be a fun fight to watch, and you don’t know what to expect. I think...

Dec 26, 2014 12:23 pm

TUF 19 Fighter Arrested For Rape, Other Charges

TUF 19’s Doug Sparks (pictured) is spending the holidays behind bars following gross allegations of sexual assault on a female, and other charges. MMAWeekly.com has the scoop: The 32-year-old light heavyweight was arrested Saturday in Bloomington, Ind., for allegedly detaining a woman against her will and assaulting her repeatedly over a several day period. Sparks...

Dec 26, 2014 11:57 am

Couture: ‘Relaionship with UFC non-existent’

“I don’t have a relationship with the UFC at this point. It’s non-existent. It’s not my concern. I’ve got my own fish to fry, I’ve got my own things to focus on, and they’ve got theirs.” “I took a job with Spike (TV). It’s [Dana White’s] rhetoric and his window washing that put me in...

Dec 26, 2014 11:51 am

Bellator Going After Brock Lesnar, Will Fight For All Top Fighters

“There hasn’t been any serious dialogue. But when the time comes to have serious dialogue, we’ll be right there. There’s not going to be a fighter on the planet we can’t afford and have access to. I think one of the things we were really able to do bring is back the casual fan,” Coker...

Dec 26, 2014 11:43 am

Cerrone Unimpressed With Jury’s “Undefeated” Record

“You talk about him being undefeated? I don’t even know who the guys he fought. You know, Diego (Sanchez), he’s talking about, ‘Oh, I beat Diego. I’m over here just crushing veterans and not worrying about it.’ But he tried out for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and lost. So he has L’s on his record. He...

Dec 26, 2014 11:37 am

Cruickshank: ‘I didn’t want to fight with one eye’

“It would be terrible to lose an eye for some reason, because I don’t exactly know what’s wrong. There was no recovering, I didn’t want to fight with one eye.” Earlier this month, at the TUF 20 Finale, Daron Cruickshank bowed out of his bout against KJ Noons after an unintentional eye-poke rendered him unable...

Dec 26, 2014 5:00 am

Nelson: “I could easily make lightweight”

“I could easily make lightweight. Compared to my team mates and what they have to go through to make weight, it would be easy for me. But I enjoy eating and I’d rather do that than starve myself. In this (Story) fight I felt like I could’ve been moving more freely in general. I was...

Dec 25, 2014 5:10 am

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Ho Ho Ho! It’s the one day of the year, BJPENN.COM goes dark. Even this post was scheduled to post and share yesterday. YOU’VE BEEN FOOLED! But on a serious note, from our family to yours, Happy Holidays! Enjoy the season… and this picture of UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in a Christmas Sweater. Here’s...

Dec 25, 2014 5:09 am

Cowboy To Pettis: “I’ll see you again”

“I didn’t even know he was saying those things so that goes to show how much I give a s–t about him. It’s true, whatever. There’s nothing I can say to that mother—–r. He did beat me in under three minutes. He kicked me and I dropped. I can’t beat around the bush and say...

Dec 25, 2014 5:06 am

Tito Says He Beat Bonnar And The UFC Ratings With One Eye

“Ah, that’s it? Jeez…” “I was happy with [the 2.2 Mill. TV Rating]. I thought the PR I did prior, I thought (that would help) the number be at least two million.” “It’s nice to know that we went nose-to-nose with the UFC, and they only did 80,000 pay-per-view buys (on UFC 180). I guess...

Dec 25, 2014 5:01 am

Werdum: ‘I will submit Velasquez like I did Fedor’

“People will say he will not want to take me down. I’m sure he will continue fighting the same way. He won’t take me down and get right back up. He will want to punch me on the ground because that is his instinct to KO his opponents and that is when I will catch...

Dec 24, 2014 6:07 pm

Merry Christmas UFC! Brandon Vera Is Suing You

Sixteen-fight, nine-year UFC fighting veteran, Brandon “The Truth” Vera is the latest athlete to file a lawsuit against The Ultimate Fighting Championship. And he did it in time for Christmas. Bloodyelbow.com has the scoop: Another antitrust suit has been filed in the California Northern District Court against Zuffa, LLC, the majority owner of the UFC:...