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  1. Royce Gracie's nostalgia trip

    Jake Rossen

    Sherdog.comBlame it on Rio: Royce Gracie, 44, is pondering an August return to the Octagon in Brazil.When the UFC held a press conference in Rio de Janeiro last week to announce only its second show there in 12 years, Royce Gracie appeared and told g...

    Blog | December 21, 2010
  2. Making the case for TUF 13 coaches

    Jake Rossen Urijah Faber already is a recognized star, but his newly minted UFC division deserves more exposure.There's no better direct-delivery system to popularize fighters (or fights) than coaching slots on Spike's 5-year-old "Ultimate ...

    Blog | December 14, 2010
  3. ESPN/Sherdog's coverage of UFC 124

    Jake Rossen

    Check this space beginning at 9 p.m. ET Saturday for live coverage of UFC 124.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2010
  4. Kazushi Sakuraba plows forward

    Jake Rossen

    Taro Irei for Sherdog.comKazushi Sakuraba has absorbed untold punishment in his 14-year career, but it's on with the show.One day, the most prized commodity in the study of cerebral trauma in mixed martial arts may be the lumped-up brain of Kazushi S...

    Blog | December 08, 2010
  5. The case for cutting Herschel Walker

    Jake Rossen

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog.comHerschel Walker's fight-canceling cut might be the best thing that could've happened to Strikeforce.Strikeforce's Dec. 4 effort was harmed by the loss of Herschel Walker to a cut that required stitches. Walker, 48, was set...

    Blog | November 30, 2010
  6. Jon Fitch as an island

    Jake Rossen

    Sherdog.comJon Fitch takes his lumps both inside the cage and outside it.Has the UFC ever employed anyone as passive-aggressively contentious as Jon Fitch? He was reportedly fired and rehired in a 24-hour period following hang-ups over video-game lik...

    Blog | November 29, 2010
  7. Fabricio Werdum takes a vacation

    Jake Rossen

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog.comAt what cost to Strikeforce is Fabricio Werdum's promotional freedom?The open-market contract in MMA has officially crossed over from suspect to a very bad idea: Fabricio Werdum has made "a couple of good contacts" overseas and...

    Blog | November 16, 2010
  8. UFC 122/WEC 51: An ESPN primer

    Jake Rossen

    Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog.comAlready a big draw, Urijah Faber can pave the way to stardom as a UFC bantamweight on Saturday.Watching a television program that has already been canceled can be a depressing experience. What happens to the talent -- in this...

    Blog | November 10, 2010
  9. Ricco Rodriguez faking weight

    Jake Rossen

    Peter Lockley for Sherdog.comRicco Rodriguez seems to be winning the battle of the bulge, but there still is work to be done.By the time you read this, Ricco Rodriguez will either be making his way to a ring in Tel Aviv, Israel, or coming out of it -...

    Blog | November 09, 2010
  10. Figuring out Alistair Overeem

    Jake Rossen

    Daniel Herbertson/FightWireImages.comAlistair Overeem might look the part of world's best heavyweight, but is he the real deal?Bas Rutten believes he's the world's No. 1 heavyweight; has him ranked at No. 8. In a sport full of a...

    Blog | November 07, 2010
  11. Figuring out Alistair Overeem

    Jake Rossen

    Bas Rutten believes he's the world's No. 1 heavyweight; has him ranked at No. 8. In a sport full of argumentative fans, mentioning Alistair Overeem might be the quickest way to incite a riot. Overeem, a highly proficient kickboxer wit...

    Blog | Conversation | November 07, 2010
  12. Diaz: Mixed emotions on mixed martial arts

    Jake Rossen

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog.comLabor of glove: Nick Diaz punches people in the face for a living because it pays the bills.Because it's frequently difficult to understand the theme of a Nick Diaz speech, I may be misinterpreting his apparent distaste fo...

    Blog | November 05, 2010
  13. Brock Lesnar versus ... Brock Lesnar

    Jake Rossen

    Dave Mandel for Sherdog.comRoy Nelson's heavy right hand is the ideal learning tool for Brock Lesnar at this stage of the game.The talk about Frank Mir taking on Brock Lesnar for a third time and the divide it has created among "learned" and casual f...

    Blog | November 03, 2010
  14. Randy Couture's fluctuating fate

    Jake Rossen

    Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog.comRandy Couture can go out a winner right now, or he can take his chances with the alternative.Watch two video clips featuring Randy Couture from the past week and you'll get two different perspectives. While interviewing ...

    Blog | November 03, 2010
  15. Jon Fitch fighting a different battle

    Jake Rossen

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog.comJon Fitch clearly is the UFC's top contender at welterweight, so why can't he sniff a title shot?Percentage-wise, Jon Fitch has had one of the most storied and accomplished careers of any UFC fighter. A record of 13-1 in the pr...

    Blog | November 02, 2010
  16. Gina Carano making a comeback?

    Jake Rossen

    Terry Goodlad/Sherdog.comThere's no doubt the camera loves Gina Carano, but what about the cage?On a weekday edition of the Savage Dog Show, Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker indicated that Gina Carano will make a return to the ring in 2011. This is after ...

    Blog | November 02, 2010