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BJ PENN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Thank You BJ Penn

Very much like Randy Couture, BJ Penn had an impact on the sport that goes way beyond his fight record. Here’s a list of some of the things BJ Penn was able to accomplish in the fight game:Related Posts:Top Five BJ Penn Greatest UFC Moments & FightsBJ Penn UFC Retirement Talk Is MisguidedFrankie Edgar’s UFC TUF Gamble with BJ PennBJ Penn Accepts Rory MacDonald’s UFC Fight...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Your all-time favorite B.J. Penn moments

There are probably about a handful of fighters in the relatively short history of mixed martial arts that you could dub a ‘once in a lifetime’ fighter while keeping a straight face. B.J. Penn is one of those fighters. He may even be the first one that comes to mind for some. In light of him calling it a career this past Sunday night (it feels very real this time) we took to twitter...
Via Fight Booth
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Leads TUF 19 Salaries

On Sunday night at The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale, Frankie Edgar pummeled BJ Penn into retirement winning by a third round stoppage. Edgar for his night’s work led all fighter salaries raking in $260,000, with $130,000 coming in form of a win bonus. Penn for his efforts made a flat $150,000. Here the released salary figures for The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale given to BetweenTheRopes...
Via Between The Ropes
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

BJ Penn Breaks Down As He Confirms Retirement At Post-Fight Presser

One of the UFC’s biggest ever stars BJ Penn broke down in tears last night at the TUF 19 Finale post-fight press conference as he confirmed that it was time to hang up his gloves for good after a one-sided loss to Frankie Edgar in their trilogy fight. “I’m thinking to myself, ‘Why did you step back into the Octagon after the beating that Rory MacDonald gave you?’” Penn...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch three TUF 19 'Team Penn vs. Team Edgar' trailers and get the complete roster reveal here

Immediately following the conclusion of the TUF Nations finale in Quebec City, a brand new season of The Ultimate Fighter will premiere. Your coaches, Frankie Edgar and B.J. Penn, will be in charge of 32 fighters this season - 16 light heavyweights and 16 middleweights. 31 have been given to us ahead of the April 16th air date, 1 remains a surprise that will be revealed during the...
Via hov-mma
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Coleman joins Penn's coaching staff

UFC Hall Of Famer Mark Coleman was shocked and honored to get a call from BJ Penn asking him to be his wrestling coach on the next season of The Ultimate Fighter , and he's excited to give back to the next crop of fighters hoping to achieve their dreams. Mark Coleman is a legend of the UFC Octagon for a myriad of accomplishments including being the first ever heavyweight champion...
Via Fox Sports
October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Penn opening new UFC GYM

Less than two years after opening the doors on the initial UFC GYM on the island of Oahu, the company announced earlier today that they will once again partner with former two-division UFC champion and coach on the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter B.J. Penn to bring a second UFC GYM facility to the island. The gym, which will be located in the Waikele Center and serve the...
Via Fox Sports
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dana White explains how Penn vs. Edgar III came about

"I wanna move to 145, beat Frankie Edgar, and fight for that title." - B.J. Penn In this video Dana tells us who was originally slated to coach TUF 19 and how Penn and Edgar ended up coming out of it. He also reveals to us that Penn has signed a new deal (details of which have yet to be divulged) and how Edgar wasn't the first name that he asked for. Check it out below...
Via hov-mma
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

5 fights for B.J. Penn's return to lightweight

B.J. Penn is teasing a return to the 155 lb. division Former two-division champ and inaugural Hall of Violence inductee B.J. Penn doesn't appear to be done just yet. It was suggested by UFC President Dana White at a recent post-fight scrum that the Hilo fight legend should consider retirement. Last night, on Fuel TV's UFC Tonight program, Ariel Helwani reported that Penn...
Via hov-mma
June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

BJ Penn Started Training Camp with 40 Percent Body Fat

Remember those less than flattering pictures of BJ Penn (Pictured) that surfaced on the Internet during UFC 148 weekend? How about what Rory MacDonald promised he would do to Penn if he didn’t enter their scrap in tip-top shape? Well, Penn caught wind of MacDonald’s comments, put down his Big Mac, bolted out of McDonald’s and hooked up with his old trainers who helped him get...
Via 5thRound.com
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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