Mann Talk – An insomniac’s perspective on Fitch, Koscheck and Dana White

It has been a while since my last column. My life has been extremely busy, and my Advanced Reporting Methods class is slowly killing me. Anxiety, caused by the class, has given me Fight-Club-level insomnia. Even though I would only wish insomnia on my worst enemies, it also has a few perks. Staying up all … Read more

Dana White UFC 111 video blog – 3-27-10

7 things you can learn from this video: If you work around Dana White you better have thick skin, cause you will get your balls busted. Dana is a fan of the Dead Kennedys. Dana loves Nate Diaz. Wilmer Valderama goes to UFC events even when Arianny isn’t working. Shaq wants to watch Lesnar vs. … Read more

Dana White UFC 111 video blog – 3-26-10

In Friday’s video blog we get to tag along with the UFC President as he meets with heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar, attends the UFC 111 weigh-ins, we get to go in the locker rooms when he tells the fighters they can earn $65,000 for knockout, submission, and fight of the night, and Thiago Alves gives … Read more

“UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy” live results & play-by-play

NEWARK, N.J. – The UFC Welterweight Title is on the line tonight as the champion Georges “Rush” St. Pierre (19-2, 13-2 UFC) takes on British challenger, and number one contender, Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy (23-6-0, 1NC, 4-0 UFC) at “UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy”. In the co-main event, former heavyweight champion Frank Mir (13-4, … Read more

UFC 111 video collection preview extravaganza

Matt Serra talks about helping Dan Hardy train for Georges St. Pierre, and believes the Brit can shock the world. Frank Mir talks about bulking up and breaks down his UFC 111 fight with Frank Mir. Renzo Gracie talks about Georges St. Pierre, Ricardo Almeida, and his upcoming fight with Matt Hughes. Greg Jackson and … Read more

Dana White UFC 111 video blog – 3-25-10

Just two days prior to “UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy” in Newark, N.J., UFC President Dana White sporting a Cheech and Chong T-Shirt continues to give us a behind-the-scenes look into everything it takes to put on an event of this magnitude. The gang drives through Times Square in New York where a giant … Read more

UFC 111 weigh-in results

NEWARK, N.J. – The “UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy” weigh-ins took place Friday afternoon at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. A live stream of the weigh-ins aired in’s UFC Room, and the archived replay is now available for viewing. Nate Diaz looked noticeably beefier for his first UFC fight at 170 lbs. … Read more

Watch today’s UFC 111 fighter weigh-ins live on at 4pm ET

NEWARK, N.J. – Today’s “UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy” fighter weigh-ins are scheduled for 4pm ET/1pm PT at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Stepping on the scales will be headliners Georges St. Pierre and Dan Hardy, co-headliners Shane Carwin and Frank Mir, main card fighters Jon Fitch, Ben Saunders, Jim Miller, ┬áMark Bocek, … Read more

Dana White UFC 111 video blog – 3-24-10

The first half of this video blog shows Dana and the gang leaving Canada. Dana tells a story about “Father Tom” stink bombing a plane by taking a poo in the bathroom. Next, we get a behind-the-scenes look at the UFC 111 pre-fight press conference at Radio City Music Hall on Wednesday. This is where … Read more

Ben Saunders will replace Thiago Alves at UFC 111 this Saturday after problematic CAT Scan

Ben Saunders, who was scheduled to fight Jake Ellenberger at UFC 111 on Saturday, will now face AKA’s Jon Fitch. Fitch’s original opponent, Thiago Alves was pulled from the fight after a CAT Scan showed irregularity in his brain. Ellenberger will not fight but will still ┬ábe paid his contracted salary. first reported the … Read more