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September 26, 2011


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Mixed Marshall Arts returns next week!

September 24, 2011


Hey everyone! Mixed Marshall Arts makes its return as  part of the launch of the all new next Monday. I hope to periodically update with my thoughts on fighting, links to other interesting news and editorials, as well as maybe a guest post or two from both fans and fighters. In the meantime, check out […]

New UFC Feature and UFC 123 Predictions: Why the Oddsmakers Have Rampage/Machida All Wrong

November 19, 2010


Check out my latest article for the UFC! It’s called Grand Slams and highlights ten of the most epic, impressive feats of strength displayed in the Octagon. Surprisingly, when compiling the list we found that 4 of the 10 are fighting on this weekend’s card (UFC 123, Saturday November 20th @ 10:00pm). In addition to […]

Should the Heavyweight Class be Broken Up?

July 18, 2010


Brock Lesnar’s successful title defense against Shane Carwin at UFC 116 several weeks ago has sparked intense debate. Some of it has been in reference to where Lesnar falls in the Heavyweight rankings, i.e. if Fedor should be unseated as the consensus #1 ranked Heavyweight in favor of Lesnar. To me that debate is neither […]

Rankings Update

July 10, 2010


As you may have noticed, this week was devoted to breaking down my admittedly inconsequential rankings. I don’t do “Pound for Pound” rankings because P4P lists are idiotic nonsense. To see the full list of rankings by weight class, click here.

Breaking down the Mixed Marshall Arts rankings: Light Heavyweights

July 7, 2010


LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT (186 lbs. – 205 lbs.) Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (19-4 / UFC Light Heavyweight Champion) Lyoto Machida (16-1 / UFC) Rashad Evans (15-1-1 / UFC) Jon Jones (10-1-0 / UFC) “King” Mo Lawal (7-0 / Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion) Thiago Silva (14-2 / UFC) Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (19-3 / UFC) Randy Couture (18-10 / […]

UFC 116 Results – Lesnar Cements Status with Resilient Submission Win; Two Fight of the Year Candidates on Undercard

July 4, 2010


The night had two amazing Fight of the Year Candidates, a main event that surprised on many fronts, and not a single bad fight on the main card. For certain, it was one of the best fight cards in recent memory. George Sotiropoulos def. Kurt Pellegrino via Unanimous Decision Sotiropoulos erased what few doubts remained […]