Video: Roy Nelson wants his opponents to undergo random drug testing — and he’ll pay for it

Roy “Big Country” Nelson took time out following his open workout Wednesday at the MGM Grand to talk with and other members of the media regarding his thoughts on TRT and steroids in MMA. Nelson also discussed potentially dropping to light heavyweight and how he felt about the last minute change in opponents for UFC 146. Nelson will now face Dave Herman as part of the UFC 146 main card on Saturday.

Photo gallery: UFC 146 pre-fight press conference reporter Joe Gugelman put on his photographer’s hat today at the UFC 146 pre-fight press conference held in the lobby of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. UFC 146 features an all-heavyweight main card headlined by Junior Dos Santos vs. Frank Mir which will air live on Pay-Per-View on Saturday.

Watch today’s UFC 146 press conference LIVE on at 2 p.m. ET

Today’s UFC 146 pre-fight press conference takes place at the MGM lobby in Las Vegas and will stream LIVE on at 2 p.m. ET (11 a.m. PT). Heavyweight headliners Junior Dos Santos and Frank Mir, co-headliners Cain Velasquez and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, and other main card participants are expected to attend.

UFC 146 preview: Cain Velasquez welcomes Antonio Silva to the UFC

The UFC 146 co-main event will feature a heavyweight bout between former UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez and former EliteXC Heavyweight Champion Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. This is an important bout not only because it’s the co-main event, but because a win here for either fighter would be huge for their careers.

Video: Junior Dos Santos UFC 146 open workout and scrum

Fans and media members came out to see UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos at Wednesday’s open workout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Dos Santos did a light workout hitting mitts and working heavy combinations, then took some time to answer questions from reporters.

UFC 146: Dos Santos predicts second round KO, Mir predicts first round sub (Video)

UFC Champion Junior dos Santos and challenger Frank Mir were face to face when they sat down with Mark Kriegel for a interview. The UFC 146 headliners talked about their strengths going into their May 26th matchup that will take place inside the MGM Grand Arena.

UFC 146 preview: Shane del Rosario and Stipe Miocic battle to stay undefeated

The all heavyweight main card at UFC 146 will feature a bout between two quickly rising heavyweight prospects in Shane del Rosario and Stipe Miocic. Both fighters are undefeated and have decorated backgrounds with Rosario being a former kickboxing champion, and Miocic a former Golden Gloves winner and national wrestling champion at Cleveland State University. The winner of this fight is looking to shed the “prospect” tag and announce themselves as legit threats to be on the lookout for.

Video: Kyle Kingsbury talks UFC 146 match-up with Glover Teixeira reporter Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore stopped by American Kickboxing Academy this past week to do some training and caught up with UFC light heavyweight fighter Kyle Kingsbury, who will be fighting newcomer Glover Teixeira this Saturday at UFC 146 in Las Vegas.

Interview: Dave Herman talks short-notice fight with ‘Big Country’ and Struve loss

Returning to the UFC Octagon for his third time this weekend will be heavyweight Dave Herman. Herman will face TUF 10 winner Roy “Big Country” Nelson as part of the UFC 146 Pay-Per-View main card taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. talks with Herman about getting the call to fight on short notice and if he did anything special to prepare for Nelson’s ground game. Herman also discusses his loss to Stefan Struve in his last fight, and much more.