Jon Jones on UFC 151 Aftermath: ‘I Felt Like a Piece of Meat’


By Andrea Calle Jon Jones, the most talked about fighter takes the time to talk to Ariel Helwani. In a 41 minute interview, Bonny Jones and stand by his decision of not fighting Chael Sonnen on 8 days notice. Explains the main reasons why not fighting Chael Sonnen was the best decision for his career…

Report: Silva considering moving to welterweight


source: mmamania.com by Geno Mrosko Here’s one way to solve the 185-pound problem the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is having — have the champion vacate the title and move down to become a 170-pound problem. That’s apparently a move Middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva is considering now that the list of contenders in the weight class…

UFC of Fox 4: Main Card Highlights


by DeLeon DeMicoli | source: The Underground Blog Mike Swick vs. DaMarques Johnson This was Mike Swick’s return to the octagon since a twenty-four month layoff. But luckily for fight fans he was in top form when he stepped inside the cage. At the opening bell both fighters hit each other with solid shots. But it…

UFC changes tune, UFC on FOX 4’s Bader-Machida winner also possible for title shot


by John Morgan LAS VEGAS – On Monday Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White announced that UFC on FOX 4 headliners Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (20-6 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Brandon Vera (12-5 MMA, 8-5 UFC) are competing this weekend for a shot at the promotion’s light-heavyweight title. He later told USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that…

MMA News: Jon Jones, Anderson Silva, UFC 140, and more


Submitted by Sports Nickel During the UFC 140 post-fight press conference, UFC President Dana White was asked what was next for Jon Jones, and whether or not we would see a potential super-fight between Jones and Middleweight kingpin, Anderson Silva. “I don’t see that fight happening anytime soon. I just think Jon Jones is young. He’s 24…

Jon Jones: ‘I’m the Best Fighter I’ve Ever Been Right Now’


  By Michael David Smith Lead Blogger UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones says he’ll be better than ever when he steps into the Octagon with Lyoto Machida at UFC 140. Jones said on The MMA Hour that he’s been training four times a day, and that he’s physically stronger, in better shape and a…