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Feb 25, 2016 7:02 pm

Faber: Dana was ‘pushing’ for me to get the McGregor fight, but Conor opted for Diaz

When news broke that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had suffered an injury and was forced to pull out of his UFC 196 main event fight with Conor McGregor, many fighters decided to throw their name in the hat for the short-notice fight. Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber was one of those fighters. Unfortunately...

Jan 26, 2016 8:14 am

Dillashaw: Why does Faber deserve a title shot?

Earlier this month in Boston Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship in just his 2nd fight in 4 years. Despite the lengthy layoff, Cruz put on a spectacular performance that saw him pick up a split decision win over TJ Dillashaw. Many believed that the decision was a controversial one, and that Dillashaw should...

Jan 23, 2016 9:41 am

WATCH! Faber talks rubber match with Dominick Cruz

Earlier this month at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship as he defeated TJ Dillashaw via split decision. Following the bout, Cruz found himself being called out by his nemesis, Urijah Faber, who also revealed that he and Cruz have been talking trash via text message off and on over...

Jan 21, 2016 8:11 am

WATCH! Cruz responds to “stupid” Faber’s callout

After his ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ win over TJ Dillashaw this past Sunday, where Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship, he found himself being called out by none other than his nemesis Urijah Faber. Some expected Faber to fight Dillashaw in order to settle their grudge match, with the winner fighting Cruz for the...


Jan 20, 2016 8:20 am

Ludwig slams Faber: he doesn’t even deserve a top 5 guy

Since Dominick Cruz reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship on Sunday night in Boston there has been much speculation as to who he would defend his title against first. While many felt that the fight with Dillashaw was close enough to warrant an immediate rematch, Urijah Faber played the role of the opportunist and called out...

Jan 19, 2016 1:45 pm

Duane Ludwig: I’ve done a lot more for Dillashaw than Faber

Former champ TJ Dillashaw lost his title over the weekend, but the 25 minutes in the octagon may of been the most ‘drama free’ time for Dillashaw will be having these days. Duane Ludwig seems to be going on the defensive and letting everyone know that he is the reason where Dillashaw is at in...

Jan 19, 2016 12:09 pm

Faber and Cruz have been talking trash via text messages for years

Urijah Faber has been jockeying for a trilogy fight with Dominick Cruz since ‘The Dominator’ reclaimed his UFC bantamweight championship from TJ Dillashaw this past Sunday in Boston. Following the bout, Faber spoke to media members to discuss a potential trilogy fight with Cruz, where he revealed that the pair have been exchanging heated words...

Jan 19, 2016 7:49 am

WATCH! Faber calls out newly crowned champion Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz hadn’t even been the newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion for more than an hour before he found himself being called out by nemesis Urijah Faber. While Faber sent Justin Buchholz to corner TJ Dillashaw in the fight in order to ensure his victory over Cruz so that Faber could be the one to...

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....

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 19, 2015 8:16 am

REPLAY! McGregor vs. Faber in TUF 22 Coaches Challenge

Last night on TUF 22 interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor competed against Urijah Faber in the coaches challenge. While McGregor has stated previously that he would defeat Faber in a fight inside the Octagon, he was unable to defeat Faber in the watermelon toss coaches challenge. See it above!

Nov 6, 2015 8:29 am

Faber: VanZant believes she’s ready for Jedrzejczyk fight

Paige VanZant has been on a tear since entering the UFC. The 21 year old has gone 3-0 inside the Octagon to build an impressive 6-1 professional MMA record. While ’12 Gauge’ may be gearing up for the biggest test of her career next month when she fights Rose Namajunas on December 10th, in her...

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 12:10 pm

Team Alpha Male BJJ coach sees Dillashaw and Faber fight happening

Fabio “Pateta” Prado, Team Alpha Male’s jiu-jitsu coach spoke with Sherdog on the recent split between UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and Team Alpha Male. “Dillashaw left because a new team in Colorado offered him a good salary to train there and be part of the team,” Prado told Sherdog. “I understand his point and...

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 14, 2015 12:48 pm

Faber: ‘Mendes Had A Broken Foot Going Into McGregor Fight’

Does anyone else think Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor need to fight again? The fight was exciting while it lasted sure, but you can’t argue the fact that Mendes went in there with hardly any preparation or time to get in fight shape. So what would it hurt? If McGregor loses to Aldo then have...

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 11, 2015 1:00 am

WOW! Heavy Lady Breaks Into Fabers House, Poops And Vomits On Floor

Crazy Lady Raids Faber Home With Vomit And Poop A crazed fan enters Faber's House uninvited, starts crapping and puking on his floors! And we got it on tape! Unreal! Like us –> Mixed Martial Arts MMA Posted by Mixed Martial Arts MMA on Sunday, October 11, 2015 One of the more interesting aspects of...

Oct 10, 2015 10:29 am

TJ’s New Trainer Responds To Faber

On Thursday’s episode of Stud Show Radio Urijah Faber talked about TJ Dillashaw’s decision to move to a new team and how the trainer over at Team Elevation has been calling other TAM fighters trying to recruit them. Here’s what he said: “I come to find out later there’s a guy Leister or something like...

Oct 8, 2015 10:00 am

Ha Ha! Faber Reacts To ‘Daddy Dana’s’ Photoshop Tweet

It’s good to know UFC president Dana White has a good sense of humor. Fans sure do love to make their photoshop pictures. I mean if you are anyone known to the public and have any level of fame or popularity attached to your name, there’s a good chance people have taken your picture and...

Oct 3, 2015 4:13 am

Faber vs. Ludwig Beef Or Not, Duane Hangs TJ’s Belt At New School

The feud between UFC fighter Urijah Faber and former Team Alpha Male head coach Duane Ludwig seems to dying down. They both had their say, giving their sides of the story and both expressed a desire for it just to end. There were lots of things involved in back and forth between the two. From...

Sep 30, 2015 5:23 pm

RECAP! ‘Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’ Ep. 4

Episode 3 Quick Recap: Urijah Faber’s Team America picked up their second victory in a row when Chris Gruetzemacher pulled off a decision win against Sascha Sharma. Conor McGregor blew a gasket in Sharma’s corner during the fight as the European fighter refused to follow the interim champion’s instruction; Every time McGregor told Sharma to...

Sep 30, 2015 12:19 am

Faber vs. Cruz or Faber vs. McGregor –– Which War Of The Words Is Better?

The current season of The Ultimate Fighter seems to be a pretty big hit amongst fans. The fights have been pretty entertaining so far and the coaches, Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber have brought a whole new level of entertainment with their back and forth banter. If you ask viewers, it would probably be the...