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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...

Oct 16, 2015 2:13 pm

“100% Dillashaw would be champion without me”

Former Team Alpha Male striking coach Duane Ludwig has been making headlines this month, mainly due to his well-publicized fall out with former employer Urijah Faber. Ludwig recently talked with Sherdog where he stressed that he had nothing to do with the current UFC bantamweight champions decision to leave the Sacramento based gym. “Ultimately he...

Oct 16, 2015 8:47 am

Faber: “It sounds like TJ’s trying to play the victim”

It has been a rough couple of weeks for former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber. First off, “The California Kid” had to deal with the drama caused from his breakup with former Team Alpha Male coach Duane Ludwig. Shortly after that, Faber was informed by now-former teammate, T.J. Dillashaw, that the current UFC bantamweight champion would be taking his talents...


Oct 15, 2015 11:11 am

UFC on FOX 17 Line Up Complete — Here It Is

The UFC lightweight title will be on the line on Dec. 19 at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., when champ Rafael dos Anjos looks to defend his belt for the first time against the dangerous Donald Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17. This event is set up to be quite the night of fights. Even...

Oct 15, 2015 8:31 am

PIC! McGregor Spars With Gunnar Nelson

UFC’s interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor is in the gym and preparing for his massive fight with current champ Jose Aldo. The two will finally meet as UFC 194, which is scheduled for Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. It’s set to be a massive event, with Aldo vs. McGregor headlining, Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold...

Oct 15, 2015 7:17 am

Urijah Faber: ‘Conor McGregor Beating Jose Aldo Is Good For The Sport’

UFC fighter and Team Alpha Male founder Urijah Faber thinks that both Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor could be victorious in their UFC 194 clash, and has a hard time picking a winner. But one thing he knows for sure is that if McGregor wins, it would be a good thing for the sport and...

Oct 13, 2015 11:02 am

Ludwig Chimes In — Conor McGregor Punked Faber Repeatedly On TUF

Blame it on Conor McGregor. That’s what Duane Ludwig is claiming in regards to why former employer Urijah Faber is currently riding the ‘drama wave’. “Bang” was a guest on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour where he stated that Urijah Faber’s recent actions were due to the fact that McGregor got in his head...

Oct 12, 2015 2:12 pm

TJ Dillashaw open to fight with Urijah Faber

Just last week, UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw informed his friends at Team Alpha Male that he would be switching camps for his upcoming title fight with Dominick Cruz, and will now train out of Denver’s new Elevation Fight Club. Since that moment, a lot has changed. First off, Urijah Faber took to the Stud...

Oct 12, 2015 11:38 am

Bas Rutten Explains Ludwig’s Dislike For Women’s MMA

Team Alpha Male’s split with former head coach Duane “Bang” Ludwig seemed like an amicable one when it first happened. All was not as it seemed, though, and trouble was brewing beneath the surface. Urijah Faber recently revealed some dirty details behind Ludwig’s stint as head coach at Team Alpha Male including the Denver native’s...

Oct 12, 2015 8:42 am

TJ Dillashaw has a message for fans who judge him for switching camps

UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw has been on the receiving end of criticism after he announced he would be moving camps to Elevation Fight Team in Colorado. Dillashaw’s name has always been synonymous with the likes of Urijah Faber and Joseph Benavidez at Team Alpha Male. While Duane “Bang” Ludwig was serving as the camp’s...

Oct 11, 2015 4:23 pm

Stann: Dillashaw Made The Right Choice

Even though most fighters make their way down to the octagon with their corner close behind, mixed martial arts is still an individual sport. In order to make it to the next level, a fighter may need to be more selfish than he wants and make a move that won’t go over well with his...

Oct 11, 2015 3:00 pm

Coach: Matt Brown and Clay Guida will join TJ Dillashaw at Elevation Fight Team

Team Alpha Male lost one of their most prolific champions earlier this week when TJ Dillashaw made the jump to Elevation Fight Team in Colorado. It turns out Dillashaw won’t be the only major UFC fighter to make the move to The Centennial State, afterall. Dillashaw will be joined by “The Immortal” Matt Brown and...

Oct 11, 2015 1:32 pm

Conor McGregor on Jose Aldo’s injuries: ‘He ran when I didn’t’

After nearly a year of call outs and trash talking, Jose Aldo was scheduled to finally meet Conor McGregor in the middle of the octagon at “UFC 189” to decide who the featherweight king was. Aldo was forced out of the bout after suffering a rib injury, though, and was replaced by Chad Mendes in...

Oct 10, 2015 8:27 am

Congrats!

The UFC wedding of the century went down on Friday when top UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez and UFC correspondent Megan Olivi tied the knot. There were plenty of UFC stars in attendance, from Urijah Faber, TJ Dillashaw and all the rest of the TAM guys, to former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and matchmaker Sean...

Oct 10, 2015 8:24 am

Stann: ‘Dillashaw’s Making The Right Decision, You Have To Be Selfish’

Earlier in the week it was revealed that UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will be leaving Team Alpha Male to train with Team Elevation, in Colorado. We’ve heard from both Dillashaw and Urijah Faber, who recruited Dillashaw out of college and helped bring him up, on the matter. Now, we have an outsiders opinion of...

Oct 8, 2015 6:32 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ft. Urijah Faber

Thursday’s episode above! Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha...

Oct 8, 2015 3:01 am

Urijah Faber Sends Off Dillashaw With Heartfelt Message

Team Alpha Male founder, Urijah “The California Kid’ Faber has an eye for discovering talent. With discoveries the likes of Chad Mendes, and UFC champion TJ Dillashaw, it’s hard to argue against that fact. With TJ Dillashaw starting to carve his own path, moving to a Colorado based training facility, Faber sent out a heart...

Oct 7, 2015 9:16 am

Dillashaw Explains Team Change –– ‘I’m getting paid to train there’

On Tuesday it was revealed that current UFC bantamweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter TJ Dillashaw would be leaving the team in order to go train in Colorado, as a part of a new team, MP Elevation. The team will actually be paying Dillashaw to train there, which according to the champ, is a...

Oct 7, 2015 8:07 am

McGregor Reacts To Dillashaw’s Team Change: ‘I Predict These Things’

I think we all knew that UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor was going to have something to say after news came out Tuesday that bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw would be leaving Team Alpha Male to go train with MP Elevation, up in Colorado. McGregor, or Mystic Mac, has made headlines the last month or...

Oct 6, 2015 12:07 pm

TJ Dillashaw Will Train With New Team, MP Elevation, In Colorado

A new report is stating that UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will be joining a brand new team in Denver, Colorado, called MP Elevation, and will still continue his training with Duane Ludwig. The report, from Globo, states that sources close to the situation say the champ will be joining the new team, which is...

Oct 6, 2015 12:01 am

UFC’s Paige VanZant Tries Out A New Look And You’ll Like It

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant seems to be getting bigger and bigger every day. Whether it’s a big fight, a new photoshoot, a big sponsorship, ’12 Gauge’ is on the verge of blowing up. The Team Alpha Male fighter is set to fight in her first headlining fight, against Joanne Calderwood, on Dec. 10 in Las...

Oct 5, 2015 4:58 pm

“Showtime” Pettis: Conor McGregor ‘hasn’t beat no one yet’

Before he even won the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship, Conor McGregor had a target on his back. Whether it was established fighters looking for a major payday or up-and-comers looking to prove themselves, “The Notorious One” has always had something to prove to his naysayers and potential opponents. McGregor blasted through the likes of Dennis...