UFC 86 Salaries

          Ok, it is time to get paid  The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the salaries for UFC 86 today.  Notice that Grabriel Gonzaga (mentioned in the piece below) made $100,000.  The man was on the under card.  How does someone go from fighting in the main event for the HW title, to the under … Read more

UFC 86: Post-Fight Press Conference – Forrest Griffin Talks Win Over Quinton “Rampage” Jackson

Forrest has some interesting things to say about just winning the Light Heavyweight Title and how he fits into the the fraternity of UFC champions. more about "UFC 86: Post-Fight Press Conference -…", posted with vodpod UFC 86: Post-Fight Press Conference – Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Talks About His Loss To Forrest Griffin For The UFC … Read more

UFC 86: JACKSON vs. GRIFFIN – RESULTS, COMMENTARY, & PLAY-BY-PLAY

by: Jack Bratcher Tyson Griffin vs. Marcus Aurelio – Lightweight Round 1: Feeling out. Griffin’s ankles are taped heavily. Crowd already restless. Exchanging punches. Tyson throws Marcus down and goes in for some ground and pound while standing. Big shots by Griffin. Marcus looking for a triangle. Griffin in full gaurd of Marcus. Aurelio looking … Read more

Frank Trigg predictions for UFC-86 (video)

Frank “Twinkle Toes” Trigg aka The TNA Wrestler aka CEO of Triggonomics aka Tagg Radio Host aka Color Commentator aka Number 7 in the world at Middleweight now adds to his repetoire Video Blogger. Trigg is a legend in the sport. He had been writing a column for MMA Junkie but it looks like they … Read more

Rampage Jackson and Forrest Griffin on ESPN Talk Light Heavyweight Title Fight (Video)

I get the idea Rampage doesn’t seem to respect Forrest’s abilities all that much. Rampage was in the process of cutting weight during this video and just wasn’t in the mood to do his trademark howl. I recently heard Rampage say his howl is actually meant to be a wolf howl. Here we have Forrest … Read more

PRO MMA FIGHTER SPOTLIGHT: JUSTIN WREN

by: Jack Bratcher Justin Wren is an up-and-coming Heavyweight MMA Fighter from Texas.  He’s an intimidating figure with outstanding wrestling credentials.  Justin trains with The Ultimate Fighter winner, Travis Lutter, among others.  From the first time I saw some of Justin’s Youtube wrestling videos and heard that he was now entering into the MMA world, I knew that this would be a guy we would one day hear about.  Justin has been paying his dues the old-fashioned … Read more

Did you know the UFC was on FRIENDS?

Yes, the once popular TV show “Friends” featured an episode that included one of Ross’ buddies fighting Tank Abbott inside the Octagon. Bruce Buffer announced the action, and the rest is history. What if in real life though… Jennifer Anniston had become so infatuated with Tank Abbott during the filming of the show that they … Read more

Michael Jackson was at UFC 84

It’s true, Michael Jackson is evidently a fan of The Ultimate Fighting Championship as evidenced by his appearance at UFC 84. Attendees report seeing the King of Pop wheeled into the arena in a wheelchair just in time for the Tito Ortiz vs. Lyoto Machida match with his face covered with a hood and sporting … Read more

The “Dragon-style” of Lyoto Machida

There’s been so much talk about Lyoto Machida that I had to watch his fight with Tito Ortiz again today. Now I’ve seen it three times in its entirety.  It seems there are two schools of thought on Machida and nothing in-between. On the one side we have the people who say he was running … Read more