3354 Search Results for jon jones

Apr 30, 2015 11:41 am

TYSON! ‘I was a KILLER, Floyd And Manny Just Businessmen’

While it IS fun to hear predictions from celebrities and athletes from other sports, it’s always nice to hear a boxing legend chime in on this weekend’s mega-fight. Mike Tyson shares his thoughts on the way Mayweather and Pacquiao fight and what their end goals are. REAL TALK! Luke Rockhold & Daniel Cormier Discuss Jon...

Apr 30, 2015 11:40 am

ROUSEY BFF! ‘One Day I’ll Beat Cyborg’

Watch out Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino— a new challenger has her sights set on the gold around your waist! Newly signed Marina Shafir (1-1 MMA) is looking to rack up whatever wins necessary so she can take “Cyborg” down in Invicta FC. With such little mixed martial arts experience under her belt, Shafir is best known...

Apr 30, 2015 11:39 am

Boxing’s First Billionaires?

Prize-fighting may see the ultimate reward this weekend after Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao meet in the ring on Saturday evening. With a $100 price tag and an estimated estimated 2.5 million PPV buys, ‘Money’ and ‘Pac-Man’ could both easily reach the $1 Billion in career pay-per-view revenue. A recent report from Forbes broke it...

Apr 30, 2015 11:36 am

BALL DROPPED! UFC Pushes Thomson To The Side, Books Makdessi vs. Cerrone

Despite all the buzz surrounding Josh Thomson being a possible replacement for the injured Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC officials have chosen to go a different route. John “The Bull” Makdessi will be stepping into the octagon to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, ESPN reports. Makdessi just fought this past weekend at UFC 186 where he...

Apr 30, 2015 11:35 am

PETTIS! Channelling L.L. ‘Don’t call it a Come Back’

Anthony Pettis is showing off his skills as he prepares for an octagon return! He chose the music to this video carefully; Pettis never left so you better not call it a comeback! Pettis is looking to BOUNCE back, though, from a tough loss to Rafael dos Anjos. Check out this new training footage of...

Apr 30, 2015 11:34 am

MIND GAMES! Vitor Belfort Seeing Mental Coach

“The Phenom” has sought out the help of Villela da Matta, a psychological sports coach, to help take him to the next level! Check out the picture of the coach psyching Vitor up for his fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 187. Is to win a fight, and prepare physically, it takes work to intelligence....

Apr 30, 2015 11:33 am

It’s Not What You Think! Rampage: ‘I Want “Johnson’s” Title’

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson wants a piece of DEMETRIOUS Johnson, not Anthony! “Mighty Mouse” just defended his flyweight championship and “Rampage” just made his light heavyweight return, so there may be some weight-cutting AND gaining to make this catchweight bout happen. In all honesty, it’s good to see some respect being thrown Johnson’s way. Who I...

Apr 30, 2015 10:45 am

How To Make TUF Better: ‘Let The Fighters Go To Clubs And Give Them A Day Job’

Like every season of The Ultimate Fighter, the newest one, ATT vs. Blackzilians, has been promoted as the best most intense season yet. But is that the case? If you ask the hosts of popular MMA podcast Stud Show Radio then the answer is probably no. The show returned Thursday night with Justin Buchholz and...

Apr 30, 2015 3:00 am

Alistair Overeem Lifts A Gator

Alistair Overeem is looking for some competition and it looks like he’ll be taking on a heavyweight from the animal kingdom! Not really, though. Check out Overeem in his latest photoshoot for “UFC 360” magazine. TB! Miami UFC 360 cover shoot! Thing was heavy man! – Courtesy to @johnjansheski A photo posted by Alistair Overeem...

Apr 30, 2015 2:36 am

THROWBACK! VanZant’s Highschool Dance Photos

We may know Paige VanZant as one of the top strawweights in the world, but she was also one hell of a dancer in high school! VanZant shows off her dancing skills from back in the day in this Throwback Thursday picture. #tbt to my dance days:) so many memories. A photo posted by Paige...

Apr 29, 2015 2:23 pm

Do You Think Demetrious Johnson Is Boring? This Fighter Does

Stud Show Radio returned with episode 58 on Tuesday night and boy did they have a lot of interesting MMA topics to talk about. From Jon Jones’ current troubles to Ben Askren’s controversial fight. While talking about Askren, the discussion of boring fighters who lay on top of their opponents came up and co-host Justin...

Apr 29, 2015 9:08 am

THE D.C. TAKEOVER! New Animated UFC 187 Poster

Once it was made official that the UFC suspended and stripped Jon Jones of his championship and was replaced by Daniel Cormier, it was obvious that a truckload of photoshops would be unleashed. It didn’t take long for someone to strike gold with a fixed and animated poster for “UFC 187”! Daniel Cormier is set...

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 29, 2015 9:03 am

‘I Guess I Gotta Get My Fat Butt Back in the Gym!’

“Fat”. Right. UFC middleweight title contender Luke Rockhold was excited to learn his AKA teammate Daniel Cormier would be getting another shot at UFC gold! After Jon Jones was stripped of his belt and suspended from the UFC, Cormier was the next logical opponent to fill Jones’ spot at UFC 187. Rockhold is excited to...

Apr 29, 2015 9:02 am

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson Responds to Cormier’s Callout

Earlier this week, it was confirmed that Jon Jones would be stripped of his UFC championship and suspended from the UFC altogether. As a result of this, Daniel Cormier has stepped in as the new opponent for Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and they will be fighting for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier has already gone...

Apr 28, 2015 11:57 pm

Dana White Explains Cormier/Johnson Matchup

UFC announced a game-changing matchup to one of the title fights at UFC 187 on Tuesday: Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson will be fighting for the vacated championship. With Jon Jones on the sidelines after getting stripped of his belt and suspended, Dana White and officials made the choice to give Cormier a shot...

Apr 28, 2015 2:10 pm

RAP SHEET! The UFC Champ’s Questionable History With Law Enforcement

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has quite the list of run-ins with the laws. Jones was recently charged for fleeing from the scene of an accident where an injury or death could have taken place. UFC Tonight ran a feature on this topic last night and relayed this graphic so those at home could...

Apr 28, 2015 2:02 pm

“He’s In Love With the Coco and He’s Running From the Popo”

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has had another run in with the law and this one could cause him his gold. While some fighters have shown support for Jones through his rough times, others have been having a field day with it! Now, it’s Josh Koscheck’s turn to throw in his two cents! He's...

Apr 28, 2015 12:26 pm

Khabib Wants to See Cormier Fight “Rumble” for UFC Title

The always outspoken Khabib Nurmagomedov already has it all planned out if Jon Jones is pulled from his bout at UFC 187. Nurmy said he wants to see Daniel Cormier step into the octagon with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to decide the new UFC Light Heavyweight Championship– check it out! If Jones out I would like...

Apr 18, 2015 8:51 pm

UFC on FOX 15 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home Extra $50K!

‘UFC on FOX 15’ has wrapped up and the bonus report is in! There were so many amazing performances tonight— find out who took home an extra $50,000! Fight of the Night: Gian Villante vs. Corey Anderson Gian Villante and Corey Anderson left it all in the octagon with their performance on ‘UFC on FOX...

Apr 14, 2015 4:52 pm

‘UFC 1’ Veteran Passes at Age 53

If it was not for the success of the first UFC event, nobody would know who Royce Gracie, Conor McGregor or Jon Jones was. Everybody who participated at ‘UFC 1’ played an important role in the company’s future. We here at BJPENN.COM are saddened to learn about the passing of Kevin Rosier. Rosier was in...

Apr 6, 2015 8:08 am

Alexander Gustafsson Says ‘It’s Been A Rough Time’ Since Losing To Rumble

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson suffered a crushing loss when Anthony Johnson stopped him the first round of their fight back in Jan. Gustafsson was tapped to fight Jon Jones for a second time in a highly anticipated rematch, until Johnson put a stop to that in a matter of moments, in...

Apr 1, 2015 2:03 am

JDS Calls Fight With Alistair Overeem “Interesting”

  “That’s an interesting fight. If the UFC also thinks so, it will happen. He’s doing well, got himself two wins in a row. Before that he was sort of apathetic in the division. No matter who it is, I just want that can make me evolve and get better at my quest to be the...

Mar 30, 2015 9:36 am

Benson Henderson And Michael Johnson Are Ready To Go

If you don’t follow the former UFC lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, on Twitter than you are missing out on some entertaining action. Henderson has been on the prowl for his next opponent and is requesting fights from Tyrone Woodley, Anthony Pettis and even Jon Jones. Obviously that last one was a joke by Henderson (maybe),...

Mar 30, 2015 8:28 am

Report: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira targeted for UFC Fight Night 69

A key light heavyweight battle is being targeted for June’s ‘UFC Fight Night 69’ event in Berlin, as Swedish website Kimura.se is reporting that a fight between former title challengers Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira is being setup by UFC officials. Alexander Gustafsson (16-3 MMA) was last seen in action at January’s ‘UFC on FOX...

Mar 20, 2015 12:40 pm

Randy Couture Gets Roasted By Chael Sonnen And Dan Henderson

Part of this week’s NCAA Championship’s involved a roasting of Randy Couture. On hand were the former UFC champion’s Team Quest brothers, Chael Sonnen and Dan Henderson. Check it: Chael Sonnen Randy Couture, ladies and gentleman. Or for those of us who know him, refer to him as a douchebag. That’s not because he’s a...