260 Search Results for McCall

May 30, 2015 10:21 am

Rousey Inspires Bullied Victim To Fight

Here’s a feel-good story from the MMA world. UF champion Ronda Rousey is currently traveling on her book tour and recently got the chance to reconnect with a familiar face in Kansas City. Claire Tietgan is a young girl who has struggled with being bullied at school, to the point where she wrote about no...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 3, 2015 11:18 am

John Dodson Proclaims: ‘I Am The Savior Of The Flyweight Division’

UFC flyweight John Dodson is very confident in his abilities. The fighter wants so badly to show fans that the 125 lb. division can be exciting. The whole division has suffered criticism from fans who claim that the division is stagnant and boring, always going to decisions because of the lack of KO power. Those...

May 1, 2015 9:02 am

“Uncle Creepy” Gets In Car Accident — ‘I Didn’t Even Run Away!’

Despite the accident taking place on Monday, fighters are still responding to the Jon Jones incident that took place on Sunday morning. While some fighters sympathize for the former champion, most fighters have taken this as an opportunity to poke fun at Jones. McCall, however, has the best reason to make a joke about the...

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Apr 16, 2015 2:08 am

‘If You Don’t Want to Buy My Fight That’s Your F’in Bad’

“I’ve gone through trying to push myself onto people when it comes to sales. I’ve been in the retail market before. I’m not saying mixed martial arts is like retail, but my job is to go out there and perform at the highest level of mixed martial arts, keep on winning and keep my belt....

Mar 4, 2015 3:41 pm

‘Ronda Can Not Beat ANY 135 lb. (Male) Fighters In The UFC’

Stud Show Radio (Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) went live Tuesday night for another episode of the popular MMA video podcast. Like every episode, time was spent discussing a vast array of topics in MMA. One of the hot topics going around the MMA world is Ronda Rousey and her short yet dominate performance at...

Feb 24, 2015 3:01 pm

Rob Emerson Clears The Air, And You Should Listen — Exclusive

Contestant on season 5 of The Ultimate Fighter and former UFC lightweight Rob Emerson recently spoke with BJPENN.COM. Emerson, who has been fighting under the Bellator MMA banner in their bantamweight division, talked about several hot topics including his past trouble with the law, the rumors about him and Ian McCall’s ex-wife and the failed...

Feb 17, 2015 2:48 pm

Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt Wants On The UFC Manila Card

Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt, one of the newest members of Team Alpha Male, called into “Stud Show Radio” and talked to the guys about his desire to fight on an upcoming fight card and who he’s calling out. Garbrandt says he wants to be on the newly announced UFC Manila card in May, the same...

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

“Mighty Mouse”: ‘Suspend PED violators for 4 years’

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson has an answer for the UFC’s new battle with Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs). Using his role as guest-host on last night’s edition of UFC Tonight, Johnson suggested that harsher punishments may resolve the issue. Check it: “I’m pretty sure if you made [suspensions] four years that they lost...

Feb 9, 2015 8:12 pm

Zach Makovsky Looking For A Title Shot Against Demetrious Johnson

At the end of last month John Lineker fought Ian McCall in what was widely believed to be a #1 contender matchup at flyweight. Lineker missed weight, forcing UFC President Dana White to state that he would be forced to move up to bantamweight given his numerous failures to make weight. Lineker won the bout,...

Feb 3, 2015 5:11 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended 14 UFC 183 fighters, following last Saturday’s event. Topping the list are Tyron Woodley, Miesha Tate, Tim Boetsch, John Lineker, and Tom Watson, who all received six-month terms. The full list of suspensions is as follows: Nick Diaz: Suspended 45 days with no contact 30 days for facial...

Feb 2, 2015 12:57 pm

“The Spider” tops UFC 183 salaries

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was the top earner at this past weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” earned a disclosed payday of $800,000 for his unanimous decision victory over Nick Diaz in the evenings main event. The Stockton slugger, Diaz, made a disclosed $500,000 for his efforts on Saturday night....

Feb 2, 2015 6:28 am

Dana White Confirms Gastelum, And Lineker Will Move Up Weight Classes

Leading up to UFC 183, both Kelvin Gastelum, and John Lineker missed weight, and not for the first time. This marked the 2nd time Gastelum missed weight, coming in 9 pounds over the welterweight limit of 170 pounds for his co-main event bout against Tyron Woodley, which he ultimately lost via decision. For Lineker, this...

Jan 31, 2015 12:51 pm

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Official Results

Fight fans, we got you covered! As part of our usual UFC Fight Night coverage, BJPENN.COM will be providing live results of tonight’s ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ event. ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Follow along with us in this thread for a quick...

Jan 30, 2015 5:28 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

Earlier today, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the UFC 183 fighters hit the stage and squared off for fight fans. Here’s the main card staredowns: McCall v. Lineker: Tate v. McMann: Mein v. Alves: Leites v. Boetsch: Lauzon v. Iaquinta: Woddley v. Gastelum: Silva v. Diaz:

Jan 30, 2015 4:36 pm

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Weigh-In Results — Two Miss Weight

Today, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the UFC 183 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts officials. Two missed weight. John Lineker was over by 5 pounds, and Kelvin Gastelum by 10. UFC 183 takes place tomorrow night on pay-per-view. Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Nick Diaz (185.5) vs. Anderson...

Dec 18, 2014 4:59 am

GRUDGE MATCH! Herman vs. Brunson Rebooked For UFC 183

A middleweight grudge match between Ed Herman and Derek Brunson has been rebooked for UFC 183. UFC 183 goes down on January 31, from Las Vegas. In the main event, Anderson Silva returns against Nick Diaz. Herman and Brunson were originally scheduled to square-off on the UFC on FOX 13 Preliminary card. Brunson fell ill...

Dec 7, 2014 10:47 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Pettis’ win over Melendez

In the co-main event of UFC 181 last night, Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis scored a second round submission win over a very game Gilbert Melendez. Below is a compilation of fighter reactions to the submission. I'm fucking eating wheaties it's for every meal — russell doane (@RussellDoane135) December 7, 2014 Pettis is unreal! #UFC181 @Showtimepettis —...