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We left off with the lightweights. It's now time for the featherweights. That's right, the Prospects the UFC Should Sign series is back with a vengeance. The featherweight division has recently become one of the deepest divisions in the UFC. Jose Aldo is the champion, but there is a seemingly endless stream of challengers in his way. Jim Alers and Brian Ortega are two guys who would have made the list, but they were signed by the UFC in the past year. That shows the UFC is intent on replenishing read news >>

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Believe it or not, it was Anthony Johnson's granddad, when Johnson was just eight years old, who set him in motion to become Rumble, a UFC title contender. read news >>

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Gregor Gillespie, who fights tonight at Ring of Combat 50, remembers a teammate’s almost flippant piece of encouragement one day in 2012 as he walked around with an IV pump in his backpack. Filed under: News read news >>

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About a year ago, Jeremy Kennedy spotted an ad on Facebook that would end up sending him around the world and building him into a major MMA threat.Filed under: News read news >>

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We let off last time with the welterweights. Now, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series moves onto the lightweight division. The lightweight division is a shark tank that is stacked with talent from top to bottom. Anthony Pettis is the champion, but he is always in danger of guys like Rafael dos Anjos, Khabib Nurmagomedov and Donald Cerrone, among others, coming for his title. The UFC has always focused on keeping that the lightweight division stacked. In fact, the UFC signed a lot of guys read news >>

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Another week, another continuation of the self-proclaimed best series on the Internet. That's right, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series is back with a vengeance. We left off with the middleweights, and now, we move on to the welterweight division. The welterweight division is one of the most stacked and talent-laden divisions in the UFC and all of MMA. The landscape has greatly changed as well, as Robbie Lawler is now the UFC champ and has a bevy of contenders, from Rory MacDonald to for read news >>

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It's time to explore another edition of prospects the UFC Should Sign. We last left off with the light heavyweights. Now it's time to look at the middleweights. The middleweight division has seen enormous competition emerge in the title reign of Chris Weidman. Guys are coming out of the woodwork to challenge for the title, from Vitor Belfort to Ronaldo Souza to Yoel Romero. New faces are emerging in the upper part of the division. Prospects are starting to develop and threaten the old landscape read news >>

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We started the series with the heavyweights, and now we move on to the light heavyweights. That's right—The Beaten Path continues its "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series. The light heavyweight division is in need of bodies due to the small number of fighters in its ranks. To keep matchups fresh and provide different faces, the UFC needs to look at inking some 205-pounders. The UFC already snagged a couple of guys off my radar recently in Corey Anderson, Antonio Carlos Jr. and Hans Stringer. T read news >>

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Last week BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch wrote an article about Conor McGregor's steady regression from strategist into puncher. Now that McGregor has dispatched Dennis Siver in style, there are some things that need to be said. A few days before UFC Boston, I wrote a piece called "The Puncher's Path." It was something of a departure from my usual technical analysis, comprising more of a narrative-driven exploration of the mentality of a puncher. The thesis: that Conor McGregor, a skil read news >>

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Another year, another edition of the notorious "5 Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series. We as MMA fans are a little older and a little wiser. We're getting accustomed to more and more MMA popping up in the mainstream. It wasn't long ago that the UFC and Bellator were seemingly the only options on TV. Now, in addition to the UFC being featured on the Fox networks and Bellator on Spike TV, CBS Sports has Titan Fighting Championship and NBC Sports has World Series of Fighting, among other things. read news >>

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On episode 4 of UFC Embedded, headlining featherweight Dennis Siver reflects on his career journey to facing Conor McGregor. read news >>

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Conor McGregor is a true talent, gifted with natural power like few other men in his division. But they say that power corrupts . . . All fighters change over time. The rigors of training, the intense highs and lows of brutal combat before thousands of screaming, bloodthirsty fans, the lasting damage which accumulates more and more with each passing bout . . . it's a grueling process, and no man comes out quite the same at the end. There's a very particular thing that happens to fighters blessed read news >>

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With life’s roads being so crooked and rocky and all, it’s a good thing we’ve all got our MEPS to guide us. It’s not a spelling lapse. Mental, Emotional, Physical and Spiritual: It’s a familiar group of motivators distilled down into a very nice, very novel little acronym. And if you notice the acronym’s similarity to another term, so does the term’s inventor, Bubba Jenkins. “It’s similar to the spelling of ‘maps’ on purpose, because it’s about trying to get to a certain place,” Jenkins said in read news >>

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Misha Cirkunov moved from Latvia to Canada to Las Vegas. There was a bit of a culture shock, but regardless of the location, the longtime judoka, wrestler and MMA fighter always found a home in the gym.Filed under: News read news >>

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