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  1. The Weigh-in: Head trauma debate, Cris Justino, more

    Brett Okamoto, Mike Huang and UFC lightweight Joe Lauzon break down this week's hot topics.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2014
  2. The Weigh-in: PEDs, the best chin in MMA and more

    Brett Okamoto, Mike Huang and UFC lightweight Erik Koch break down this week's hot topics.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2014
  3. Duff McKagan: When can we tell if we're pushing ourselves too far...

    Duff McKagan

    Duff McKagan calls himself an extreme guy, but some of the stories he's heard makes him wonder if some top-level athletes know when they are pushing themselves too far.

    Story | Conversation | October 04, 2011
  4. Inside the venue: Toronto's Rogers Centre

    The Rogers Centre, formerly known as Skydome, will host its first mixed martial arts event on Saturday, when UFC 129 "St. Pierre vs. Shields" lands in Toronto. Organizers expect a crowd of some 55,000, which would shatter the North American attendanc...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  5. UFC leads social networking efforts

    Jake Rossen

    A fact sheet compiled by the Chicago Sun-Times and picked up by USA Today's Sergio Non reveals some interesting statistics on the social networking aptitude of various sports clubs: The NBA is first in Facebook followers with 2.5 million. Second? The...

    Blog | Conversation | July 13, 2010
  6. The UFC's official statement

    Jake Rossen/

    With a self-professed desire to be one of the biggest sporting leagues in the world, the UFC is unique among that group in that it doesn't necessarily have to be bothered with regulatory protocol. The NBA, NFL, and MLB staff, train, pay and penalize ...

    Blog | Conversation | May 02, 2010
  7. UFC joins ranks of Fathead nation

    Jake Rossen/

    With MMA's growth come increasing opportunities to make your home as unappealing as possible to the opposite sex: On the heels of recent licensing deals with toy makers, the UFC announced Monday that it had signed an exclusive distribution deal with ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 15, 2010
  8. Tim Sylvia refuses dot-com interview

    Jake Rossen/

    Josh Hedges/Zuffa/UFCTim Sylvia, bottom, is turning the lights out on someone else for once.The popularity -- and correlating distractions -- of mixed martial arts has made securing fighters for interviews slightly more difficult than a few years ago...

    Blog | September 17, 2009
  9. Rossen: Tim Sylvia refuses dot-com interview

    Jake Rossen/

    The popularity -- and correlating distractions -- of mixed martial arts has made securing fighters for interviews slightly more difficult than a few years ago. They're pushed and pulled in a lot of different directions, and a Web site request for com...

    Blog | Conversation | September 17, 2009
  10. Jose Canseco loses MMA debut fight in 77 seconds

    Jose Canseco came out swinging but didn't last long in his debut in mixed martial arts.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2009
  11. Frank Shamrock-Nick Diaz means nothing and everything

    Jake Rossen

    Saturday's Strikeforce main event between Frank Shamrock and Nick Diaz isn't for a title. It doesn't even take place in a real weight class. And yet, it'll be a must-see event for MMA fans.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2009
  12. Prince Fielder of Texas Rangers says he's in better shape

    Richard Durrett

    Prince Fielder doesn't know how much he weighs.

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2014
  13. Biogenesis whistleblower who broke open scandal says NCAA, MMA, N...

    T.J. Quinn

    The man who turned the Biogenesis clinic from a quiet investigation in Miami into a national scandal says there are at least a dozen more athletes whose names haven't been exposed and that they come from across the sports world.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2013
  14. Nick Diaz's failed drug test brings forth medical marijuana issue...

    Unless you're a huge MMA fan, you probably didn't notice that the Nevada State Athletic Commission suspended a welterweight fighter named Nick Diaz last week for flunking a drug test. It got buried under the avalanche of news about Ryan Braun, but th...

    Blog | Conversation | February 29, 2012
  15. UFC fighters say low pay might be most painful hit of all

    John Barr and Josh Gross

    UFC fighters are fiercely competitive and know they could be cut, bruised or placed in submission holds that can render them temporarily unconscious. But mention "fighter pay" to them and they become consumed with fear, flight instincts taking over.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2012
  16. Kurt Snibbe's Page 2 cartoon caption contest

    Kurt Snibbe

    Take a shot at writing a cartoon caption. Page 2 cartoonist Kurt Snibbe will offer up a blank cartoon each weekday morning, and he will fill in the blank with our favorite reader submission at the end of the business day. So please, by all means, sh...

    Blog | Conversation | December 30, 2011