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UFC Lincoln Results: Michael Johnson defeats Andre Fili via split-decision

A featherweight bout between promotional veterans Michael Johnson and Andre Fili served as the co-headliner of tonight's UFC Fight Night 135 event in Lincoln,...
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Michael Johnson isn’t happy about his position on the UFC St. Louis bill

On January 14, the UFC will return to St. Louis, Missouri, with a Fight Night card that seems to possess all the elements of...
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Michael Johnson Hasn’t Been 145 Pounds Since High School

When Michael Johnson told everyone back in September that he was moving down to featherweight, needless to say it was a shock. However, Johnson...
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Report | Michael Johnson gets top-10 opponent for featherweight debut

Earlier this year, we learned that long-time UFC lightweight contender Michael Johnson planned to drop down to the stacked UFC featherweight division. In the...
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Michael Johnson reacts to difficulty finding a featherweight opponent

Last month, long-time UFC lightweight contender Michael Johnson announced his intention to drop to the 145-pound featherweight division, where he hoped to find a...
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Michael Johnson Can’t Get Jose Aldo So He Wants Cub Swanson

At the beginning of the month, UFC lightweight contender Michael Johnson dropped a bombshell that he wanted to debut in the featherweight division against...
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Michael Johnson Says Featherweight Was Always the Plan and Still Wants Aldo

Back on Friday, Michael Johnson told fans and media at the UFC Rotterdam Q & A that he was going to move to featherweight....
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BREAKING | Michael Johnson Wants to Fight Jose Aldo at Featherweight

Aside from his first round knockout of Dustin Poirier, Michael Johnson hasn't had a good track record as of late. Despite only having one...
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Mario Yamasaki still standing by controversial Lee-Chiesa stoppage

Last month, veteran UFC referee Mario Yamasaki caught heat for a rather controversial stoppage he made during the UFC Fight Night 112 main event...
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Michael Johnson breaks silence after action packed loss to Justin Gaethje

On Friday night, in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter season 25 finale, former World Series of Fighting lightweight champion Justin Gaethje made...
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Tony Ferguson responds to Justin Gaethje’s callout

Friday night in the TUF 25 Redemption Finale, former WSOF champion Justin Gaethje picked up a thrilling win over Michael Johnson in the main...
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Conor McGregor reacts to Gaethje vs. Johnson main event

Friday night in Las Vegas, Justin Gaethje made his highly anticipated UFC debut as he faced UFC veteran Michael Johnson in a highly anticipated...
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TUF 25 Finale Results: Justin Gaethje TKO’s Michael Johnson (Highlights)

TUF 25 Finale Results: Michael Johnson vs. Justin Gaethje A key lightweight scrap between Michael Johnson and Justin Gaethje served as the main event of...
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VIDEO | Michael Johnson & Michael Chandler throwing heat during sparring

https://youtu.be/h6ml_LPRsNY UFC lightweight Michael Johnson is likely in a 'must win' situation for his next fight. Although Johnson is ranked at #6 on the UFC's...
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Michael Johnson says his lightweight peers are avoiding tough fights, too focused on ‘money...

Top-10 UFC lightweight Michael Johnson has not been seen in the Octagon since November of 2016, when he succumbed to a third-round submission dealt...
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Michael Johnson on Rumble’s retirement: what he’s doing is “what every fighter wants”

Shortly after his submission loss to light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 210, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson announced his plans...
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Michael Johnson discusses the absences of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov

The lightweight division is one of the most stacked divisions in the UFC. That said, things are a little chaotic in the division at...
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Michael Johnson questions Tony Ferguson’s contender status, is no longer willing to give him...

Back in May of 2012, long-time lightweight contender Michael Johnson scored an impressive decision defeat over the highly regarded Tony Ferguson. Almost five years...
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 31 // John Wayne Parr | Elias Theodorou | Michael Johnson

BJPENN.COM Radio is live at 8PM ET/5PM PT with John Wayne Parr, Elias Theodorou, and Michael Johnson! 8:15PM ET- Kicking off tonights show is the...
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Tony Ferguson explains why he turned down Michael Johnson fight

Friday afternoon, unfortunate news surfaced that prior to his co-main event interim lightweight title fight with Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov had been taken to...
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Michael Johnson calls out Rafael dos Anjos

It's no secret that the lightweight division is one of the UFC's most exciting divisions. The top 5 of the UFC's lightweight division according...
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Teammates Michael Johnson and Kamaru Usman want to fight Dos Anjos and Maia in...

Last Saturday, on the main card of UFC Fight Night 100, streaking welterweight Kamaru Usman dominated Warlley Alves to a lopsided, unanimous decision win....
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Michael Johnson following loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘I fought the best in division and...

Michael Johnson is going back to the drawing board following his submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 205 over the weekend. Johnson was looking...
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VIDEO | Khabib Nurmagomedov Recounts What He Said to Michael Johnson During Their Fight

https://youtu.be/97DtL8evIH0 Last night, on the undercard of UFC 205, lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov extended his record to a sparkling 24-0. He did so with an...
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Michael Johnson looking to play spoiler to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s plans

With just days to go until UFC 205, the UFC's historical inaugural event in New York, which will be hosted at the Madison Square...

Michael Johnson on Former Opponent Nate Diaz: He Deserves Everything He’s Getting Right Now

This year, Nate Diaz has made millions of dollars of the course of two welterweight bouts with Irish Superstar Conor McGregor. Of course, Diaz...
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VIDEO | Michael “The Menace” Johnson Backstage Interview

https://youtu.be/jlzfAY22wZU Last night, in the main event of UFC Fight Night 94, Michael Johnson scored big with a beautiful, first-round knockout of the streaking Dustin...
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Fighters React to Michael Johnson’s Blistering KO of Dustin Poirier

Last night, the UFC touched down in the small border town of Hidalgo, Texas with UFC Fight Night 94. In the evening's main event,...

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