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  1. Ric Flair comments on MMA

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Brendon Thorne/Getty ImagesRic Flair is the latest in a long line of pro wrestlers turned MMA critics.I have an odd preoccupation with people in the professional wrestling industry who comment on MMA. Probably because I don't get pro wrestling o...

    Blog | June 03, 2010
  2. Ric Flair comments on MMA

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    I have an odd preoccupation with people in the professional wrestling industry who comment on MMA. Probably because I don't get pro wrestling on any level other than the human drama that plays out behind the scenes, and probably in part because I res...

    Blog | Conversation | June 03, 2010
  3. Josh Koscheck vs. Dana White

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    For reasons that often elude me, Josh Koscheck is not a terribly likable figure. He isn't especially disrespectful to opponents, he always shows up well-trained and prepared, and he has discarded a blanketing wrestling game in favor of very credible ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 02, 2010
  4. More Strikeforce fallout

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    If you want some perspective on the damage Strikeforce's postfight brawl had on business this past Saturday, you might want to recall the unfortunate match between Emile Griffith and Benny Paret in 1962. At the time, both boxing and pro wrestling ha...

    Blog | Conversation | April 20, 2010
  5. ESPN Primer -- Strikeforce: Nashville

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog.comMuhammed Lawal's wrestling skills might prove to be the X factor against Gegard Mousasi.With the dissolution of Pride and much of the big-ticket Japanese scene, the UFC has experienced virtually no major defections of talent in...

    Blog | April 16, 2010
  6. World's most optimistic man

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    If five-time World's Strongest Man contest winner Mariusz Pudzianowski had grown up on a wrestling mat, he might be on to something. Instead, the melon-biceped Pudzianowski is counting on some contrite striking and pickup grappling to become a c...

    Blog | April 07, 2010
  7. Mariusz Pudzianowski: The world's most optimistic man

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    If five-time World's Strongest Man contest winner Mariusz Pudzianowski had grown up on a wrestling mat, he might be on to something. Instead, the melon-biceped Pudzianowski is counting on some contrite striking and pickup grappling to become a conten...

    Blog | Conversation | April 07, 2010
  8. Tito Ortiz plays doctor

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    "Two weeks before the fight, I was wrestling with one of my partners, and we collided heads. I fractured my orbital bone. I don't remember the weigh-ins. I don't remember the fight. All I remember was the beginning of the third round." --Ti...

    Blog | January 26, 2010
  9. Tito Ortiz plays doctor

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    "Two weeks before the fight, I was wrestling with one of my partners, and we collided heads. I fractured my orbital bone. I don't remember the weigh-ins. I don't remember the fight. All I remember was the beginning of the third round." --Tito Ortiz, ...

    Blog | Conversation | January 26, 2010
  10. Lashley's opponent drama continues

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Dave Mandel/Sherdog Does this look like a man who might break under a little pressure to you? Two ways to respond to the Wrestling Observer's news that Wes Sims is being floated as an opponent for Bobby Lashley on Jan. 30: You either think Sims ...

    Blog | January 21, 2010
  11. Bobby Lashley's opponent drama continues

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Two ways to respond to the Wrestling Observer's news that Wes Sims is being floated as an opponent for Bobby Lashley on Jan. 30: You either think Sims is a tough vet who once orbited the top 10, or you think Lashley's career is being gifted with yet ...

    Blog | Conversation | January 21, 2010
  12. Kimbo 2.0 debuts Dec. 5

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Kimbo Slice has a future in professional wrestling. He is oddly charismatic, built like someone flipped his myostatin switch, and would probably generate millions for the WWE in fake beard role-play sets. It's a role that would allow Slice a steady...

    Blog | Conversation | November 28, 2009
  13. Colorado wrestling promoter endorsing MMA

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Amateur wrestling, which had its first major North American presence in MMA with Dan Severn's 1994 UFC debut, has long been a very rough way to make a living: There just isn't much of one unless you get an Olympic medal and some endorsement...

    Blog | November 01, 2009
  14. Mixing martial arts: Colorado wrestling promoter endorsing MMA

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Amateur wrestling, which had its first major North American presence in MMA with Dan Severn's 1994 UFC debut, has long been a very rough way to make a living: There just isn't much of one unless you get an Olympic medal and some endorsements. (This o...

    Blog | Conversation | November 01, 2009
  15. The case for professional wrestling

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    AP Photo/Chris Carlson"Listen up, brother: Ain't nothin' fake about these 24-inch pythons."Earlier in the week, I dutifully reported the infection of MMA personalities and techniques in professional-wrestling theater: Sunday's TNA pay-per-view e...

    Blog | October 21, 2009
  16. The case for professional wrestling

    Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

    Earlier in the week, I dutifully reported the infection of MMA personalities and techniques in professional-wrestling theater: Sunday's TNA pay-per-view event had hybrid athlete Bobby Lashley enjoying a "submission" contest with Samoa Joe. While I fo...

    Blog | Conversation | October 21, 2009