Found July 04, 2013 on The Sports Post:
He went 6-1 after his 2007 UFC debut, earning a title shot against then-champion, BJ Penn. The 2010 match was the beginning of a bizarre two and a half year pattern of title fights followed by immediate rematches for Frank “The Answer” Edgar. After winning the title and subsequently avenging the only blemishes on his record, a decision loss and a draw (both from Gray Maynard), Frankie Edgar seemed unstoppable. Despite his dominant climb through the UFC’s deepest division, many so-called experts continued to doubt Edgar, as he was an underdog in his first four title fights despite a respectable 3-0-1 run among them. During that initial title run, Edgar had decisively beaten the greatest Lightweight Champion of all time, and finished his arch-nemesis Gray Maynard with a stunning KO, handing him his first career loss. Frankie Edgar had finally silenced the critics. Then came Ben Henderson. The former WEC Lightweight Champion entered the UFC with plenty to prove after he lost his tit...

The Answer Does His Pre Fight Photo Shoot

Former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar gets all of his pre fight pictures taken before he steps in the cage this Saturday.  This will be his first three round fight for Edgar in seven contests and he can be known as a slow starter so we will have to wait and see if this is an advantage or disadvantage. Renzo Gracie is fan friendly at UFC fan expo UFC 162: Charles Oliveira pre fight interview Breaks Down Edgar vs Oliveira

Our friends over at break down Saturday’s co-main event between former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar and Brazilian up and comer Charles Oliveira. Frankie Edgar For the first time since 2009, Frankie Edgar finds himself in a non-title fight.  Ever since he upset BJ Penn for the lightweight strap at UFC 112, Edgar has been engaged in five-round wars with some of the...

UFC 162 'Silva vs. Weidman' press conference video + cliff notes

Tune in right here for today's UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman pre-fight presser. The festivities will begin shortly after 2 p.m. ET/ 11 a.m. PT. 

Renzo Gracie Is Fan Friendly At UFC Fan Expo

MMA legend Renzo Gracie is in Vegas for the fan expo and to watch one of his pupils Chris Weidman fight for the middleweight strap.  While there the always friendly Brazilian takes the time to snap a picture with a fan.  UFC 162 Frankie Edgar Pre Fight Interview GSP gets a stripe on his bjj black belt at Gracie Barra

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Video: Watch the UFC 162 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live at 2:00pm EST

The UFC returns to action on Saturday night with the return of middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva as he gets set to make his eleventh title defense, this time against undefeated wrestler Chris Weidman. The event also features a co-main event between former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar and Charles Olivera. The press conference takes place in the lobby of the MGM Grand Garden...
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