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  1. Quinton Rampage Jackson signs with Bellator MMA, TNA Wrestling an...

    Franklin McNeil

    Light heavyweight veteran Quinton "Rampage" Jackson has signed a multi-year contract with Bellator MMA, TNA Wrestling and Spike TV, officials representing each company announced jointly on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2013
  2. UFC on Fox 6 -- Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson defends flyweig...

    Franklin McNeil

    Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson outworked challenger John Dodson in the championship rounds to defends his flyweight title at UFC on Fox 6 in Chicago.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2013
  3. Notes and nuggets from Chicago

    Franklin McNeil

    CHICAGO -- Winning a UFC title is every fighter's goal. For the few who are able to accomplish this feat, the celebration doesn't truly begin until they make their first successful title defense. UFC bantamweight titleholder Demetrious Johnson wi...

    Blog | January 25, 2013
  4. Rampage considers move to boxing

    Franklin McNeil

    It's too late to turn back now. When former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson exits the Octagon on Jan. 26 in Chicago -- win or lose against hard-hitting Glover Teixeira -- he will not fight again with the promotion. Jack...

    Blog | January 18, 2013
  5. Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann set for March 3 in Saitama, Japan...

    Franklin McNeil

    Former light heavyweight champions Wanderlei Silva and Brian Stann have agreed to return to 205 pounds for a five-round showdown on March 3 in Saitama, Japan, UFC announced Wednesday night.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2012
  6. Quinton Jackson to face Glover Teixeira Jan. 26 in Chicago

    Franklin McNeil

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson will face Glover Teixeira on Jan. 26 in Chicago.

    Story | Conversation | November 08, 2012
  7. 'Rampage' requests bout with Teixeira

    Franklin McNeil

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson has asked promotion president Dana White for a bout with highly touted Glover Teixeira. Jackson made his request Sunday, several hours after Teixeira called him out at UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  8. Teixeira has big plans for UFC takeover

    Franklin McNeil

    First Quinton "Rampage" Jackson pulled out due to injury, then Rashad Evans said no, citing lack of preparation time. Whatever the reasons, real or imagined, there is a perception brewing that UFC light heavyweights want nothing to do with Glov...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  9. Rashad Evans rejected offer to face Glover Teixeira in UFC 153

    Franklin McNeil

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans revealed Sunday that he turned down an offer to fight highly touted Glover Teixeira at UFC 153 on Oct. 13 in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2012
  10. UFC 152 starts healing process for Jones

    Franklin McNeil

    TORONTO -- For the past month, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has taken a verbal beating of the likes never seen in mixed martial arts. He's experienced the wrath of UFC president Dana White, fellow fighters and a significant portion of fan...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  11. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson out of UFC 153 due to undisclosed injur...

    Franklin McNeil

    An undisclosed injury has forced former light heavyweight champion Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson out of his Oct. 13 bout against Glover Teixeira, UFC president Dana White announced on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2012
  12. Jones: For the record, Henderson will fall

    Franklin McNeil

    There was a time, not so long ago, when Jon Jones associated becoming UFC light heavyweight champion with making it as a mixed martial artist. Reaching the 205-pound mountaintop was motivation enough for Jones, who spent hours in the gym sparring,...

    Blog | August 20, 2012
  13. Sonnen won't trap Jones with verbal taunts

    Franklin McNeil

    Former middleweight top contender Chael Sonnen didn't just reveal on Tuesday his intention to return to light heavyweight and face Forrest Griffin on Dec. 29, he took it a step further. Sonnen felt obliged to express his main reason for doing so: ...

    Blog | August 15, 2012
  14. Quinton Jackson to face Glover Teixeira at UFC 153, source says

    Franklin McNeil

    Former light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson will face highly touted Glover Teixeira at UFC 153, a source close to the situation confirmed with on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2012
  15. Lyoto Machida to face Ryan Bader on August 4

    Franklin McNeil

    Former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and contender Ryan Bader have agreed to meet Aug. 4 at UFC on Fox in Los Angeles, the promotion confirmed Monday night on Twitter.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2012
  16. Evans takes emotions out of the equation

    Franklin McNeil

    Facing an opponent he truly dislikes isn't something new to top UFC light heavyweight contender Rashad Evans. Two years ago, he took on -- and defeated -- Quinton Jackson. After his unanimous decision win at UFC 114, it was difficult to imagine E...

    Blog | April 18, 2012