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  1. The consolidation of MMA

    Jake Rossen

    Like it or don't, but it might not be long before the UFC becomes as synonymous with MMA as the NFL is with football. Not in the Kleenex sense, in which one brand is confused with the many generics, but in a one-ring-to-rule-them-all scenario, F...

    Blog | November 09, 2010
  2. The consolidation of MMA

    Jake Rossen

    Like it or don't, but it might not be long before the UFC becomes as synonymous with MMA as the NFL is with football. Not in the Kleenex sense, in which one brand is confused with the many generics, but in a one-ring-to-rule-them-all scenario, Frodo-...

    Blog | Conversation | November 09, 2010
  3. Writer put off by violence

    Jake Rossen

    On Monday, a writer named Ivan Trembow released a long and impassioned essay on why he'll no longer pay attention to football, boxing or mixed martial arts: the prevalence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), which amounts to the scramblin...

    Blog | September 28, 2010
  4. Writer put off by violence

    Jake Rossen

    On Monday, a writer named Ivan Trembow released a long and impassioned essay on why he'll no longer pay attention to football, boxing or mixed martial arts: the prevalence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), which amounts to the scrambling of ...

    Blog | Conversation | September 28, 2010
  5. Football plus fighting

    Jake Rossen

    There has to be some kind of perverse parallel universe to appreciate what must be going through the minds of the people attempting to bring you football with punching -- especially at the same time the NFL is taking aggressive measures to curb the n...

    Blog | August 18, 2010
  6. Football plus fighting

    Jake Rossen

    There has to be some kind of perverse parallel universe to appreciate what must be going through the minds of the people attempting to bring you football with punching -- especially at the same time the NFL is taking aggressive measures to curb the n...

    Blog | Conversation | August 18, 2010
  7. Lesnar's rank secured; Leben hits a double

    Jake Rossen

    Calling a bout between two super heavyweights fight-of-the-year material used to be the setup to a punch line. Being big and athletic meant heading for the NFL; never moving past varsity football and lacking self-preservation meant a stint in Japan o...

    Blog | July 04, 2010
  8. MMA: UFC 116 postmortem

    Jake Rossen

    Calling a bout between two super heavyweights fight-of-the-year material used to be the setup to a punch line. Being big and athletic meant heading for the NFL; never moving past varsity football and lacking self-preservation meant a stint in Japan o...

    Blog | Conversation | July 04, 2010
  9. Ultimate athletes: MMA moonlighters III

    Jake Rossen

    You'll never see a professional golfer attempt to fight. And if you do, he's clearly gone far off the reservation. But other mainstream athletes -- usually from the equally gritty sport of football -- find the cage to be a compelling second career. ...

    Blog | Conversation | May 28, 2009