The Aftermath Report: UFC on FOX 15

The Aftermath Report: UFC on FOX 15

UFC returned to New Jersey for its 15th installment on FOX, and we’ve come a long way from their first broadcast on the network, an hour long advertising affair that yielded one first round knockout. The UFC is now fully able to leverage its FOX cards to put on...

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The Aftermath Report: Bellator 136 and WSOF 20

The Aftermath Report: Bellator 136 and WSOF 20

Bellator 136 and World Series of Fighting 20 are officially in the books, and for the most part, nothing major changed. Will Brooks and David Branch successfully defended their respective lightweight and middleweight belts, the former via a unanimous 49-46 decision and the latter via von flue choke. Brooks spent...

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The Aftermath Report: UFC 185

The Aftermath Report: UFC 185

"Anything can happen in MMA" has been a popular mantra since TJ Dillashaw upset Renan Barao to win the bantamweight strap at UFC 173, but it's normally used to hype otherwise underwhelming looking cards. In application, though, the principle usually applies when we least expect it. On paper,...

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The Aftermath Report: UFC 184

The Aftermath Report: UFC 184

History was made in 14 seconds last night when women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey capitalized on an over-aggressive Cat Zingano’s mistakes for a quick straight armbar. Zingano opened the fight with a charging knee that went nowhere. Having lost most of her leverage in the process, it was...

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The Aftermath Report: UFC 183

The Aftermath Report: UFC 183

Last night, UFC 183 left many competitors with their hopes deflated so low that Tom Brady scored 72 points with them. While many of the fights weren’t high stakes battles, most contained interesting match-ups between top talent throughout the middleweight division. Repeat weight cut offender John Lineker missed...

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The Aftermath Report: UFC on FOX 14

The Aftermath Report: UFC on FOX 14

Last night, the UFC made its return to Stockholm, Sweden for the ambitiously timed UFC on Fox 14. It paid off big. The event reportedly sold over 19,000 tickets, and though we don’t have the final viewing numbers for television audiences, they look promising. The event was...

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The Best of Jon Jones on Cocaine

The Best of Jon Jones on Cocaine

Yesterday, years of seeing "Winners Don't Do Drugs" plastered across Street Fighter arcade machines were completely undone. Jon Jones, light heavyweight champion, checked into rehab to deal with a cocaine issue. If there's one thing we all love, it's watching an arrogant prick get his comeuppance, and social...

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