Found July 09, 2013 on Tito Couture:
Former UFC heavyweight champ and number one contender Junior Dos Santos sits cage side with Brazilian soccer stars Ronaldo and Kaka as they watched their fellow countrymen, Anderson Silva, get knocked out at UFC 162.  Seems like in Brazil Soccer and MMA athletes are spending more and more time together since fighting has become the second biggest sport in the country.  Not sure how much the sports have in common since soccer rewards its athletes for being pansies. Anderson Silva boxes with world soccer star Ronaldo Vitor Belfort poses with Italian Soccer Star Mario Balotelli

Anderson Silva reportedly wants rematch with Chris Weidman

Anderson Silva said after losing to Chris Weidman at UFC 162 last weekend that he was not interested in a rematch, but he may have already changed his mind. According to Brazilian MMA reporter Guilherme Cruz, Lauro Jardim of Veja says Silva wants a rematch with Weidman for February 2014. Jardim is the editor-in-chief of [...]

Chris Weidman calls Anderson Silva a “Disrespectful piece of ****”

  I’m still having a very difficult time formulating what happened last night. Absolute props to Chris Weidman — he did it — but Anderson also beat himself by playing the game far, far too much, and it cost him his title, and ever so slightly, his legacy. Now Weidman is the champ, Anderson said he doesn’t want to fight for the belt anymore, and there is a rematch clause...

Silva's shocking loss hurts UFC

Anderson Silva's shocking loss really hurts himself and the UFC.

Anderson Silva wants Chris Weidman rematch this year

Anderson Silva has never been known for his consistency. Just a few days after telling the UFC world that he wasn’t interested in fighting Chris Weidman not only does he want to Weidman, he wants to fight him…this year!

Lessons learned from UFC 162

We may have witnessed a passing of the torch on Saturday night following one of the most stunning finishes in UFC history. Let's take a closer look at some of the storylines coming out of UFC 162 in Las Vegas. More to Taunting Than Meets the Eye Some observers called it a fix. Others called it a fluke. In reality, perennial pound-for-pound king Anderson Silva committed the...

Chris Weidman “That Disrespectful Piece Of Sh*t”

Chris Weidman has some pretty choice words about Anderson Silva right after he KO’d him. Weird Interview With Anderson Silva Roy Jones Jr: Silva “Wasn’t Focused”, Still Wants to Box Anderson

‘Dream Crusher’ Jon Jones would never fight with his hands down like Anderson Silva did against Chris Weidman

USA TODAY Sports/Adam Guillen Jr. MMAMAnia As much as Jon Jones admires and looks up to former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, he would never even think about fighting with his hands down like “The Spider’ did against Chris Weidman at UFC 162, and also says seeing Silva lose the way he did was a […] 15 total views, 3 views today

Chris Weidman Travels Home With The Belt

The new middleweight champion isn’t letting that belt out of his sights as he goes through airport security with it.  Weidman earned that belt and most likely wont go to many places without it for a week straight. Anderson Silva gets KO’d GIF Chris Weidman “That disrespectful piece of sh*t”

Dana White: Superfight Not Off the Table Despite Anderson Silva’s Loss

No, not that superfight against reigning UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones. Of course that, and a potential blockbuster bout with UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, is off the table now that Anderson Silva (pictured) lost his middleweight crown to Chris Weidman on Saturday at UFC 162. However, UFC president Dana White hopes a Silva-Weidman sequel will do far better...

Roy Jones Jr. claims responsibility for Anderson Silva’s lack of focus in UFC 162 loss

By Erik Fontanez SOURCE: Roy Jones, Jr. is convinced Anderson Silva lost to Chris Weidman at UFC 162 because the UFC fighter was too focused on a potential match with the multiple-division boxing champion. Following Silva’s loss last Saturday in Las Vegas, Jones said that the UFC fighter’s attention wasn’t entirely on Weidman. Instead...

Dana White blasts conspiracy theorists in expletive-filled rant

Dana White has a strong message for anyone who believes Saturday's UFC bout between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman was fixed. And the message includes a few expletives, too.The social media world lit up immediately following Silva's second-round TKO loss to new middleweight champion Chris Weidman with some alleging the fight was fixed. White, the UFC President, adamantly...

Weidman on Shocking Upset: “I Felt Like It Was My Destiny”

What we all thought was damn near impossible has finally happened. After a dominant opening round, longtime middleweight champ Anderson Silva let down his guard and was knocked out in spectacular fashion by the undefeated challenger. The historic loss is Anderson’s first in the UFC and ends a long era of dominance over the middleweight division that saw him defend his title 10...

The Outsiders Edge – July 10, 2013

Welcome back to another edition of the Outsiders Edge, the place to chat Longhorns and life in general. Lets get down to business. UFC 162: I fell for Anderson Silva’s ignorance, and the more I consider what he cost the sport, the bigger the stain on his legacy grows. Silva made the Middleweight title look like crap, and robbed us of a great spectacle at Jerry World next year...
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