On this week's episode of The MMA Beat, the panel looks back at the first-half of 2014, what to watch for the rest of the year, the UFC's recent pay-per-view numbers, whether Vitor Belort deserves a title shot next, WSOF's relationship with NBC, B.J. Penn's return, this weekend's doubleheader, and more.Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video. Music courtesy of APM Music. more
Kid Nate and Zane Simon give their immediate response to UFC 175 featuring a great headliner between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida and a big win from Ronda Rousey.? more
Kid Nate looks back at last night's UFC 175 card the day after with commentary on Dana White, Ronda Rousey, Weidman vs. Machida, Uriah Hall, Stefan Struve and the rest of the card.? We talked in depth about Weidman vs Machida last night and I skipped it pretty much in this one -- quick review -- 4.5 stars, watch it now if you understand what you're seeing and understand high level MMA. more
Joe Proctor and Justin Salas were looking to build a win streak on the main card last night (Weds., July 16, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 45 from Atlantic City, New Jersey. It turned out to be a back-an-forth affair, but Proctor ultimately took over with his improving boxing. Check out our breakdown of the promising lightweight's latest win below!
Last night (Wed., July 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Joe Proctor and Justin Salas went to war on the main card of UFC Fight more
Kid Nate & Zane Simon look back at UFC Fight Night Dublin with post-fight review and analysis of the whole card including performances from Conor McGregor, Gunnar Nelson and more. more
Watch the UFC Fight Night: Te Huna vs. Marquardt post-fight press conference streaming live shortly following Saturday's event in Aukland, New Zealand. more
Chael Sonnen is recycling some of his old material for his latest venture in the world of combat sports, taking on Andre Galvao at the upcoming Metamoris 4 jiu-jitsu tournament on Aug. 9, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The retired MMA fighter joins active fighter Josh Barnett, who brings catch wrestling -- and a second-degree black belt in jiu-jitsu -- to his showdown against UFC veteran and submission wizard Dean Lister. Does size really matter? We'll find out soon enough. How about it grappl more
For many MMA fighters, fighting is all they know. There is no life after hanging up the gloves for some guys.
The guys on this list don't fall into that group of fighters.
That's because whether it's stepping into an announcer's booth, sitting down behind a news desk or running classes in a gym, the fighters on this list will have successful post-fight careers. If anyone has been around enough fighters, you'll know that some are made to be coaches or have the gift of gab and some simply don't.
After two UFC Fight Night events on Saturday, the organization returns to pay-per-view next week with the stacked UFC 175 lineup. Check out a teaser of the official preview show.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more