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FOX Sports 1 has arrived, and it's been a fun couple of days already. From a big UFC fight to the debut of FOX Sports Live, we're off and running and hope you're enjoying the ride. If you missed anything from the weekend's programming, here are some of our favorite highlights. Enjoy, and find your channel now so you can start watching too. Tom Brady opens up in one-on-one interview The Patriots quarterback -- whose knee is just fine , thanks for asking -- isn't much for lengthy sit-downs, but he made an exception for our Michael Strahan. Here's a sampling: Video: FOX Sports 1 on 1: What drives Tom Brady Miss it on Saturday? You can catch the re-air Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET. Sonnen drops a poem, then calls out Silva After beating Shogun Rua in the main event of Saturday's UFC on FOX Sport 1, Chael Sonnen had a little fun with the guy he'd like to be his next opponent. It should be no surprise, after 18 straight days of lead-up poems , that this post-fight speech also came partially in the same format: Video: UFC on FOX Sports 1: Sonnen calls out Silva after win Judging from Wanderlei's reaction to seeing Sonnen win, he might be set to take him up on it. Jay Onrait gives best preseason game promo ever This one speaks for itself, and almost single-handedly made Sunday's Colts-Giants game on FOX a must-watch: Video: Jay Onrait really wants you to watch Colts/Giants on FOX Sorry. We should've warned you. It's kind of loud. How about the ole kick-to-the-face KO? Travis Browne earned Knockout of the Night honors at Saturday's UFC on FOX Sports 1 for this boot to the chin of Alistair Overeem that sent the big man careening down to the canvas for the finishing blows: Video: UFC on FOX Sports 1: Overeem/Browne And there are plenty more UFC highlights where that came from. Here are Sonnen-Rua , Faber-Alcantara , and McDonald-Pickett . FS Live panel takes on Ryan Braun One of the unique features of FOX Sports Live, the all-athlete panel -- hosted by Charissa Thompson -- discussed many hot topics in sports throughout the weekend, perhaps none more memorable than when former MLB player Gabe Kapler joined to discuss the Ryan Braun scandal: Video: FOX Sports Live: What should Braun say? Strong words, but Kirk Gibson wins the award for harshest Braun comments of the weekend. Hey, we're fair: We read critical tweets on-air Not all of the feedback, of course, was 100 percent rosy. But we love you all, America. Even those of you who haven't warmed up to it. Here's some of our favorite feedback, good and bad: Video: Twitter Has Spoken on the FOX Sports Live Debut The best response, though, was probably this critique from a genuine French bulldog. FOX Sports 1 crowns its first champion UFC took center stage Saturday night, but earlier in the day, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series got the honor of first live competitive event on the new network. James Buescher outraced Kyle Busch to the finish to take the win: Video: TRUCKS: Buescher Outduels Busch for Win - Michigan 2013

UFC Fight Night: Chael Sonnen Submits Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua (Video)

Chael Sonnen (pictured) certainly knows how to talk the talk, but on Saturday night he walked the walk – and then, of course, he talked the talk again. To the surprise of nobody, Sonnen immediately charged Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and planted him on his back within 10 seconds. After some back-and-forth action, Sonnen slapped on a guillotine choke and pulled guard to secure the...

Sonnen Take Shogun Down and Chokes Him Out (GIF)

Chael Sonnen loves to lay on dudes and use his exception wrestling.  Rua was working on his boxing for this fight, which I thought was a major mistake and I was right.  S/O to ZombieProphet for the GIF. Overeem Gets KTFO By Travie Browne (Vine) Matt Brown Destroys Mike Pyle (GIF)

UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs Sonnen Pick 'Em Results

  Congratulations to Martins Anderson who won our UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs Sonnen Pick 'Em Contest (via a tiebreaker).  Our next Pick 'Em Contest will be for UFC Fight Night 27: Condit vs Kampmann 2 on Aug 28th  Thanks for playing! Consensus Picks Chael Sonnen - 64% Alistair Overeem - 63% Urijah...

Moves to Make: UFC Fight Night

Chael Sonnen's Future Some speculated he was in over his head fighting former world champions in a new weight class, but Sonnen didn't get the memo. In the finest performance of his career, Sonnen bulldozed former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, taking him down and battering him with punches before ultimately forcing him to submit via first...

Vitor Belfort calls out Chael Sonnen, Sonnen accepts.

  Vitor Belfort quickly took to Twitter this evening to deflect Chael Sonnen’s call-out of Wanderlei Silva to call out Chael (weight class unknown) and much like you would expect from Chael, he responded with a ‘yes’ immediately when told of the challenge on FOX Sports 1. “I’m in, if Vitor said my name first, I’m in. That’s all you have to do is say my name, you do...

UFC Fight Night: 'Shogun vs. Sonnen' HOV Pick 'Em

• Shogun Rua vs. Chael Sonnen Dan Rose: Chael Sonnen by takedown, top control, ground and pound, rinse, repeat and finish to a unanimous decision victory. Won't be the most exciting main event, in fact, it will likely be the least entertaining fight on this entire card. Unless Sonnen gets cute and gets caught standing, which would be entertaining. Very much so. I want to...

Dana White doesn’t agree with Chael Sonnen’s low media rankings.

  Dana White instigated the media rankings, as the sport needed a standardization of said ranks, and now he completely disagrees with them before they can even be adjusted after Chael’s impressive win last night. Oh, Dana. Either way, this is what he said last night at the post-fight scrum. “Plus the whole ‘He’s all talk‘ thing is just so crazy, I mean people write stories...

‘UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen’ Complete Betting Odds

With next to no title implications at stake for Mauricio “Shogun” Rua or Chael Sonnen in tonight’s featured attraction, let’s take a closer look at the card’s co-main event between Alistair Overeem (pictured) and Travis Brown. A closer look at the gambling lines for the co-main event, that is. Overeem is nearly a 2.5-to-1 odds-on favorite to beat Browne, while “Hapa...

UFC Fight Night 26: 'Shogun vs. Sonnen' Event Review

Coming into the UFC's first ever event on the opening night of the brand new Fox Sports 1 channel we were promised the greatest fight card in the history of free television. And we got it, both on paper and in practice. The card started off hard and fast with James Vick defeating Ramsey Nijem via guillotine and OSP knocking Cody Donovan out both inside the first round. The Facebook...

UFC On Fox Sports One: Sonnen wins, can learn from other aging fighters

“Scottish rage” got Roddy Piper a long way in the professional wrestling business. A Canadian, he managed to parlay wearing a kilt and acting like a crazy person into one of the most storied wrestling careers in the history of the entire business. Though he has been retired from the ring for years, he remains one of the most beloved and recognizable names in professional wrestling...

Between The Ropes Podcast – UFC Fight Night 26 Recap

Brian and Steve recap UFC Fight Night 26 which was its debut on Fox Sports 1, Chael Sonnen getting the huge win against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, Travis Browne with a big knockout win versus Alistair Overeem and the rest of the card along with the ratings for the show and more. Subscribe to Between The Ropes on iTunes so you can automatically get the latest podcasts.  You can...

Daybreak: Yardbarker Morning Bark

Chad Johnson's headbutt revealed, Derek Jeter's fantastic dating resume, and Chael Sonnen strikes again...
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