While Frankie Edgar now knows that he will be facing Benson Henderson later this year for the chance to recapture the UFC lightweight title, his mood wasn’t always so jovial. Just moments after losing his belt to Henderson at UFC 144 in Japan, UFC commentator Joe Rogan immediately asked him about a potential drop to 145 pounds. A little while later, at the UFC 144 post-fight press conference, reporters in turn hounded Edgar about a potential move down to the featherweight division. view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Demian Maia Issues Statement on Waiting for UFC Title Shot | MMAWeekly.com

  • 24 days ago
  • 109 views

Demian Maia believes he is next in line for a UFC welterweight title shot and is willing to wait for it. read news >>

Decade-Long UFC Veteran Thiago Tavares Exits Promotion | MMAWeekly.com

  • 24 days ago
  • 7 views

After spending the past decade under the UFC banner, Thiago Tavares has inked a multi-fight deal with a Brazilian promotion. read news >>

20 Questions with Dana White: The Diaz Brothers? Donald Trump? Ryan Bader? | MMAWeekly.com

  • 21 days ago
  • 145 views

Dana White answered several questions, including when the Diaz Brothers will fight, his thoughts on Ryan Bader, Donald Trump's phone call, and more. read news >>

Jacare Souza Believes Luke Rockhold is Avoiding Him, Remains Focused on the Belt (UFC 208 Video) | MMAWeekly.com

  • 18 days ago
  • 8 views

Jacare Souza believes Luke Rockhold is avoiding him and knows he has a tough fight with Tim Boetsch ahead, but he remains focused on a UFC title shot. read news >>

Jacare Souza: 'I'm the Champion Without the Title' | MMAWeekly.com

  • 13 days ago
  • 15 views

Third-ranked middleweight Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza wants a title shot, but believes he is already the champion, he just doesn't have the belt to prove it. read news >>

Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione Post-Fight Press Conference Replay | MMAWeekly.com

  • 8 days ago
  • 49 views

Fedor and the big winners from the Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione fight card fielded questions from the media following the event in San Jose, Calif. read news >>

Thanh Le Starting His Rampage at Friday's LFA 3 | MMAWeekly.com

  • 19 days ago
  • 10 views

The fight bookings have been slim over the past couple of years, but Thanh Le is ready to go on a rampage beginning with Friday's LFA 3 in Louisiana. read news >>

Georges St-Pierre's Boxing Coach Believes Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather is Possible | MMAWeekly.com

  • 6 days ago
  • 11 views

Georges St-Pierre's boxing coach, Freddie Roach, believes that everything is pointing to a boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. read news >>

Marcus Edwards Believes LFA 5 Victory Puts Him at the UFC's Door | MMAWeekly.com

  • 6 days ago
  • 4 views

Marcus Edwards has a tough fight ahead of him at Friday's LFA 5 in Colorado, but believes a win puts him at the UFC's doorstep. read news >>

Adam Townsend Believes Road to the UFC Runs Through LFA 5 | MMAWeekly.com

  • 4 days ago
  • 5 views

For his first fight of 2017, Adam Townsend makes his Legacy Fighting Alliance debut against Marcus Edwards in a 155-pound main event on Friday. read news >>