Michael Chandler: Signing with UFC was to ‘chase the competition,’ not the money

November 26, 2020

For many fighters today, money is a huge motivating factor when signing with an organization. But for Michael Chandler, it’s about the quality of opponents. The former three-time Bellator champion recently spoke with Brendan Schaub about how he came up with the decision to sign with the UFC as he was entertaining offers from other […]

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Ben Askren plans return to wrestling, says ‘never say never’ on MMA comeback

November 26, 2020

Former Bellator champ and UFC fighter Ben Askren has always been a dogged competitor, all the way back to when he started wrestling in his youth. After his unfortunate retirement due to hip problems, he has now somewhat unsurprisingly expressed the possibility of coming back to putting on 4-ounce gloves. In a recent interview with […]

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Best of the C’Mon Now MMA Podcast – 31

November 26, 2020

Our compilation show is a deep dive with host, Trent Reinsmith, into the bigger news and goings on in MMA, both inside and outside the cage; presented with a critical, unbiased eye. Here is some detail on what’s going on here… the “regular” ‘C’mon Now MMA Podcast’ is a daily podcast of varying lengths, which […]

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UFC odds: Tony Ferguson opens as betting favorite over Charles Oliveira

November 26, 2020

On December 12, 2020 the co-main event for UFC 256 is getting the promotion’s former interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson, colliding with the #6 ranked 155-pounder, Charles Oliveira. Betting odds have surfaced for this banger of a matchup, with the bookies siding with “El Cucuy” to come out victorious. WATCH LIVE! UFC 256 – ‘FIGUEIREDO […]

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UFC Vegas 15 main card loses another fight

November 26, 2020

Another day, another hit to the UFC VEGAS 15 card. LIVE! WATCH ‘UFC VEGAS 15’: ‘BLAYDES VS LEWIS’— Nov 28th., 2020! #UFCAPEX Co-Main: Anthony Smith vs. Devin Clark! Stream all the fights broadcast LIVE RIGHT HERE — don’t miss a single second of face-punching action! STREAM UFC NOW! MMA Fighting confirmed an earlier report from […]

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Shane Burgos vs. Hakeem Dawodu slated for UFC 257

November 26, 2020

Buckle up, because this matchup has Fight of the Night potential. Following a report from MMA Empire, New York featherweight Shane Burgos announced on his Instagram story that his next fight will come against Hakeem Dawodu at UFC 257 on January 23rd. The night’s main card airs live on pay-per-view, with prelims on the ESPN […]

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‘It’s that time to hang it up’ – PFL also not interested in signing Anderson Silva

November 26, 2020

You can now add PFL to the list of organizations that aren’t willing to sign the recently released Anderson Silva. As company president Ray Sefo told Fight Sports in a recent interview, he would rather see “The Spider” retire for good. “Listen, I mean that guy is such a legend in the sport but isn’t […]

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Iowa Hoops: #5 Hawkeyes opens with NC Central

November 25, 2020

Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports Welp, we are here. The #5 Iowa Hawkeyes (0-0) return to the hardwood and face the North Carolina Central Eagles (0-0) to begin the 2020-21 basketball season. All systems are go, as of this writing, but weirder things have happened this year than a college basketball game getting cancelled after the […]

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Preview: The New Era starts today in Arlington

November 25, 2020

Photo by John E. Moore III/Getty Images It’s been an insane off-season following an abrupt end to last season rolled up inside of a trying 2020. BUT finally, mercifully, *knocks on every piece of wood* Oklahoma State (KenPom #35) is set to open their much anticipated 2020-2021 campaign at UT Arlington (KenPom #159) on a […]

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Dustin Poirier says Conor McGregor rematch ‘isn’t about getting even’

November 25, 2020

Now that Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 is official, we can take what both men say with a little less grain of salt. Anything can still happen, but right now the UFC says the fight will go ahead on January 23 at UFC 257. WATCH LIVE! UFC 257 – ‘MCGREGOR VS. POIRIER 2’: SUPER […]

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