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Some people are beyond reproach. It can be at the office, at the schoolyard, even in team sports. You’ve seen the guy or gal: boss’ favorite, teacher’s favorite, coach’s favorite. You probably hate this person, too. That doesn’t change the fact that he or she is basically untouchable, though, be it for a strong work ethic, smarts or talent. MMA is different. The boss is a bald guy who shouts so loudly and so frequently that the top of his head turns a volcanic red. The teachers are equal parts w read news >>

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For a long time people thought Anderson Silva was invincible, but "The Spider" explains that everyone has a dark cloud moment. read news >>

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If something was going to spoil a fight people have been waiting 16 months to see, the best they can do it make sure it's in devastating fashion. Jon Jones vs. Anthony "Rumble" Johnson is the new "big fight" on the UFC horizon after Johnson destroyed Alexander Gustafsson on Saturday night's FOX show from the Tele 2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. The positive is that even though Johnson is a lesser known fighter than Gustafsson, without the history of coming so close that many believed he beat Jone read news >>

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Twenty-six thousand people filled a stadium in Stockholm and waited until 3:45 a.m. local time to see their hometown hero, Alexander Gustafsson, compete in the main event of UFC on FOX 14. It took Anthony Johnson less than three minutes to ruin the party. Johnson unleashed a brutal beating on Gustafsson in front of the second-largest crowd in UFC history Saturday night, scoring a TKO victory at 2:15 of the opening round. With the victory, Johnson earns the next shot at UFC light heavyweight cham read news >>

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TEMECULA, Calif. -- Kimbo Slice is back in MMA. And the line has already formed of fighters wanting to take him on. "Honestly, I probably had about 200 people call me last night saying, 'I'm ready to fight Kimbo Slice, put me with Kimbo Slice,'" Bellator MMA president Scott Coker joked Friday night. Bellator announced the signing of Slice, whose real name is Kevin Ferguson, during the Spike TV broadcast of Bellator 132 on Friday. The acquisition was initially reported Thursday by Combat Press. S read news >>

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UFC president Dana White believes that once Jon Jones explains why he only spent one day in rehab after failing a drug test for cocaine that people will understand. read news >>

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Fighters won't be the only ones affected by the UFC's new uniform policy with Reebok. Not only will the athletes be required to wear Reebok apparel throughout fight week, whenever cameras are around, their corner people must do the same, according to Bleacher Report, which obtained the UFC's new Athlete Outfitting Policy and detailed it Wednesday. The policy goes into effect in July. If someone in the fighter's corner refuses to comply with the UFC's new uniform rules, said fighter will be subje read news >>

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Let's keep spinning, shall we? Mother might not always know best, especially in the obsurd overnight drug rehab stunt stay of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion, Jon Jones. Camille Jones shocked just about everyone when she revealed earlier this week that her son -- who claimed he was "taking this treatment program very seriously" -- opted for a sleepover rather than an extended stay. But, according to company president Dana White (via BostonHerald.com) that is "not read news >>

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It’s no secret that UFC President Dana White is one of Conor McGregor’s biggest supporters. read news >>

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Good Ol’ JR discusses CM Punk’s move to MMA and whether he believes the former wrestler can succeed in the UFC. While most have not shied away from offering their opinions on CM Punk's involvement in MMA, few have had the privilege of working alongside him like former VP of talent relations in the WWE, Jim Ross. Ross, a vocal fan of the UFC, explained that Punk's decision to join the UFC as a late stage in his professional career was all the more reason for him to take the opportunity seriously. read news >>

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Duke Roufus says CM Punk 'is a sponge' as they discuss the former WWE star's first week of training in Roufusport Duke Roufus and CM Punk appeared at Inside MMA to talk about their first week of training together at Roufusport. According to his new head coach, the former WWE star is very coachable and has the right mindset about training. "I think he's very good," Roufus said of Punk's ability, "What's impressed me the most about the Punk is his attitude, his hunger, and his work ethic. The guy read news >>

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Like most people, Wanderlei Silva has a lot of questions regarding the way the Nevada Athletic Commission handled the drug testing fort Jon Jones ahead of UFC 182. read news >>

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LAS VEGAS – Not many people in this world can understand what it's like to be Jon Jones: just 27 years old, considered one of the top pound-for-pound fighters on the planet and making more money than you had ever dreamed as one of the faces of the UFC. Anthony Pettis does. read news >>

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People are always tweeting a video-game content curator named Jon Jones to talk to and/or yell at him about what a fighter named Jon Jones is up to. He can’t escape it, but his response to it has something to teach us about the social media age.Filed under: (...) read news >>

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