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Feb 17, 2016 1:00 pm

Take a ride with Paige “PVZ” VanZant: Cruising to Practice

Team rides to jits 👊🏻 #myfamily A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Feb 16, 2016 at 4:39pm PST Just another day for Paige “12 Gauge” VanZant heading to jits practice on her bike. The strawweight prospect is looking to bounce back after her loss last December against “Thug Rose” Namajunas. Check out the...

Feb 11, 2016 10:45 am

Chad Mendes: ‘We don’t have to hate each other, we can all still be friends’

Veteran UFC featherweight Chad Mendes has been in the middle of the drama unfolding between Team Alpha Male star Urijah Faber and former teammates T.J. Dillashaw and Duane Ludwig. Mendes who is on good terms with both sides is sticking with Faber at Team Alpha Male but says that everything has been blown way out...

Feb 10, 2016 1:29 am

Urijah Faber planning to retire at the top as UFC champion?

Is Urijah Faber’s career coming to an end soon? Faber’s Team Alpha Male teammate Cody Garbrandt seems to think that it might be the case, with “The California Kid” taking a bow at the top of the game. Garbrandt spoke on the Submission Radio show about his mentor’s future in fighting (transcribed by Bloody Elbow):...

Feb 9, 2016 9:58 am

Cody Garbrandt on Joseph Benavidez and Lance Palmer: They are training with ‘the enemy’

More of Team Alpha Male has been training with the Elevation Fight Team in Colorado after T.J. Dillashaw jumped ship. The members of Team Alpha male including Dillashaw basically had to choose sides between coaches Urijah Faber and Duane Ludwig after their falling out. Team Alpha Male fighter Cody Garbrandt spoke with Submission Radio recently...


Jan 26, 2016 10:18 am

Pic This: Urijah Faber displays ‘Mythical Chin’

Just chilling with my folks! @paigevanzantufc @chadmendes @ufc A photo posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Jan 25, 2016 at 9:37pm PST We all like to play with photoshop once in a while but Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male must be feeling strong with his chances being next in line to face Cruz for his...

Jan 24, 2016 11:01 am

Video Interview: Paige VanZant Says it was ‘Awesome’ to Be Covered in Blood

Ariel Helwani gets an interview in with UFC strawweight sensation Paige VanZant after over a month since her fight against Rose Namajunas, VanZant goes over what went wrong in her fight. VanZant is looking to get back into the octagon and talks about her training plans with dividing time in Nevada with family while doing...

Jan 15, 2016 6:12 pm

Faber sending TAM teammate to coach Dillashaw against Cruz

While Urijah Faber and TJ Dillashaw certainly aren’t on the best of terms following Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male, it’s extremely surprising that Faber is sending someone from Team Alpha Male to assist Dillashaw’s cornermen. Justin Buchholz will be in Dillashaw’s corner along with Duane Ludwig and several coaches from the Elevation Fight Team....

Jan 10, 2016 9:11 am

Quick Clip: Paige Vanzant – Singing to Bieber?

Paige VanZant of Team Alpha Male is looks to be in good spirits as she sings along to Justin Bieber while cruising down the street in the back seat. “12 Gauge” was last seen headlining Fight Night 80 putting on a gutsy performance as she displayed the heart of a fighter that belongs in the...

Jan 1, 2016 6:34 am

MUST SEE! TJ Dillashaw goes cliff diving

Cliff diving into the Pacific is a kickass way to spend a day! #WithThisNOSIWill #Sponsored pic.twitter.com/kXJjZF6mjJ — Randy Couture (@Randy_Couture) January 1, 2016 While the split from Team Alpha Male has been anything but peaceful for UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, the champ appears to be enjoying himself quite a bit in this video. Dillashaw...

Dec 24, 2015 3:58 pm

Is Dominick Cruz taking lessons from Conor McGregor?

Fighters can take note of Conor McGregor’s success in the UFC as one of the most popular fighters in the organization. The featherweight champion’s loud persona has caught the attention of fans as well as fighters in the UFC. Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz may be learning from McGregor and his success by trying...

Dec 10, 2015 8:57 am

Faber opens up on issues with Dillashaw

The T.J. Dillashaw-Team Alpha Male fallout has been an extremely public one that has seen verbal shots fired from both sides since Dillashaw departed the team to train with Duane Ludwig and Elevation Fight Team in Colorado. Now, Urijah Faber has opened up a bit about how T.J. Dillashaw’s overaggressiveness may have contributed to some...

Nov 30, 2015 6:51 pm

“12 Gauge” Ready to Engage: “I’m excited for this matchup!”

  Paige”12 Gauge” VanZant has her sights aimed on the her next competitor “Thug” Rose Namajunas. With under two weeks left until fight night, VanZant is upbeat, positive and composed for the young rising star. VanZant interviews with MMAjunkie. “I listen to the UFC, I listen to my managers and I let the cards unfold,”...

Nov 23, 2015 5:58 am

WATCH! Fili lands devastating head kick to drop Benitez at UFC FN 78

Andre Fili walked out of the octagon with another win to his name and by the time UFC Fight Night 78 was all wrapped up, an extra $50,000 as well! Viewers tuned into FS1 for the preliminary portion of the card and they were welcomed by an amazing performance by the Team Alpha Male standout....

Nov 22, 2015 9:11 am

UFC Fight Night 78 Bonus Report: 4 fighters take home extra $50,000

UFC Fight Night 78 has come and gone and the bonuses are in! During the post-fight press conference, it was announced that Neil Magny, Kelvin Gastelum, Polo Reyes and Andre Fili would all receive an extra $50,000 for their performances on Saturday evening! Performance of the Night: Andre “Touchy” Fili The Team Alpha Male standout...

Nov 12, 2015 2:00 pm

The Man Whose Hands Are “Deadly Weapons” In the Lone Star State: A Cautionary Tale

By Erik Magraken and Michael Martin There is an old and amusing myth, perhaps originating from tacky ads in comic books and martial arts magazines, that trained martial artists must register their hands with local authorities as deadly weapons. The truth is there is no such regulatory requirement in North America. You’d have to go...

Nov 6, 2015 7:32 am

Danny Castillo “lost a ton of respect” for McGregor on TUF

Conor McGregor’s on-screen persona has certainly been a breath of fresh air on the set of The Ultimate Fighter season 22, however it’s his off-screen actions that caught the attention of Team Alpha Male member Danny ‘Last Call’ Castillo. He spoke on TUF Talk on Fox Sports 1 this past week to explain why he...

Nov 4, 2015 9:32 am

Mendes on Frankie Edgar: ‘See if he can handle my power that night’

Often when two fighters with great wrestling backgrounds get matched in MMA, the fight turns into a stand-up war. The two wrestlers often nullify the takedowns from one another and end up just banging it out. Chad Mendes spoke with Submission Radio and said he feels like he has the upper hand both in wrestling...

Oct 22, 2015 7:48 am

WATCH! Team McGregor vs. Team Faber scuffle from TUF

Last night on ‘TUF 22: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw was the subject of trash talk. This resultedin tensions rising between the two teams after UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor called out Dillashaw for being a “snake” and pointing out that Faber has never been able to capture a...

Oct 21, 2015 9:12 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio – Episode 101

Watch the replay of Tuesday’s episode with hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris “Sir Studboy” Carlino as they take calls and talk to guests about their MMA stories and more. Members of Team Alpha Male often make their way on the show including UFC fighters Urijah Faber, Chad Mendes, Paige VanZant, Joseph Benavidez and Danny Castillo....

Oct 20, 2015 10:17 pm

TAM Coach: UFC won’t miss out on Dillashaw vs. Faber opportunity

After it was announced that UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw would be leaving Team Alpha Male to train at Elevation Fight Team in Colorado the door opened for a potential fight between Dillashaw and longtime mentor Urijah Faber. Fabio Prado, who is the head Jiu-Jitsu coach at Team Alpha Male where Dillashaw used to train,...

Oct 19, 2015 1:00 pm

More TUF seasons to showcase individual fight camps?

Season 21 of “The Ultimate Fighter” was a unique twist on the UFC’s reality show featuring two decorated fight camps with American Top Team and the Blackzilians facing off against each other. It was the first season for the reality show to feature an entire team pitted against each other in the battle to win...

Oct 18, 2015 2:58 pm

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson repeatedly calls out Ryan Bader

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is getting ready to make his way back into the octagon for the first time since suffering a loss to now-champion Daniel Cormier in May at UFC 187, and he has his sights set on another heavy-hitter. Ryan Bader has given up on campaigning for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight...

Oct 18, 2015 9:00 am

WATCH! Urijah Faber talks about emotional meeting with TJ Dillashaw

UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw made one of the most crucial decisions of his career earlier this month when he decided to leave Team Alpha Male in favor of Elevation Fight Team. Urijah Faber took a great deal of offense to this move and has spoken out a great deal of times on the issue....

Oct 17, 2015 6:43 am

Dillashaw Fires Back At ‘Traitor’ McGregor

Conor McGregor’s comments about UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw being a “snake” for leaving Team Alpha Male didn’t go over too well with the champ. Dillashaw left Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male to join the newly assembled Elevation Fight Team in Denver, Colorado. As Dillashaw sees it, the decision wasn’t for McGregor to judge. Dillashaw...