For a fleeting moment, MMA pundits expressed their doubts about the future of famed MMA gym Xtreme Couture, and for good reason. The namesake of the gym had retired and was seemingly spending most of his time working in motion pictures. Original Ultimate Fighter champion Forrest Griffin hung up his gloves as well and […]
NEW YORK — The UFC just made what is now being called the biggest non-broadcast deal in their relatively short history. It’s something most of us expected, but we can all agree that we had no idea when it would become official, it has. The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Reebok are now in bed together, and they will be for at least the next six years.
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Well this is something you don’t see everyday.
Former TUF 1 finalists and combatants in arguably the most integral fight in UFC history, Stephan Bonnar and Forrest Griffin recently caught up to do a commercial for a local Nissan dealership.
In a “Cash for Clunkers” ad, both Griffin and Bonnar are seen beating on an old car with a sledgehammer before something goes horribly...
In exchange for some mixed martial arts training, Swedish Hockey League’s AIK got the chance to show UFC stars Alexander Gustafsson, Joanne Calderwood and UFC Hall of Famer Forrest Griffin a good time on the ice. While the Swedish ‘Mauler’ looked like he fit right in, Griffin wasn’t exactly Scott Niedermayer out there.
There might be some goons in the NHL who would do better in the UFC than Forrest Griffin would in the NHL.
The UFC Hall of Famer is in Sweden this week for the UFC Fight Night on Fight Pass: Nelson vs. Story and Wednesday he attempted to skate with one of the local hockey teams. It's a good thing he was wearing full gear, because Griffin spent as much time on the ground as he did...
Rematches are always tricky business when it comes to fighting.
An epic war the first time around certainly doesn't guarantee anything in a second fight just ask Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar about that. A one-sided knockout doesn't necessarily guarantee the second fight will go the same way -- ask Matt Serra and Georges St-Pierre about that. And sometimes things get even...
Stephan Bonnar getting ready to come out of his corner for another grueling round.
There is a place that UFC veterans go when their services are no longer needed inside of the octagon.
Like when dogs pass away they all get to go to heaven, UFC’s fighters, retired or no longer relevant, all go to Bellator.
Their newest addition is UFC hall of famer and retiree, Stephan Bonnar.
Some events in MMA are just flat out unforgettable. We all remember where we were when Forrest Griffin and Stephen Bonnar went toe to toe for the first Ultimate Fighter finale. Every fight fan can remember where they were when Chris Weidman knocked out Anderson Silva. And every fight fan will remember where they were when Ireland took over the UFC.
To call it a take over is putting...
Not unlike the first go-round of the ultra popular brand spankin’ new series from our buddies at the UFC, the co-main eventers are the focus.
We also get a whole lot of Dana White, and some fun times with UFC HOF’ers Chuck Liddell, Forrest Griffin and EA Sports UFC. Looking to get hyped for UFC 174? Catch up on the first four episodes of ‘Embedded’ below.
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Check out this new EA Sports UFC feature which takes a closer look at how they created the fighters models for the game to deliver the most realistic visuals and animations we’ve seen to date in an MMA game, plus interview clips with Alexander Gustafsson and Forrest Griffin.