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Frankie Edgar: If either Jose Aldo or Conor McGregor get injured, I'm in

Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar feels as though he's been passed-over multiple times for another crack at the featherweight title. So, as he readies to take on Chad Mendes in yet another title-eliminator's bout in Las Vegas, just a day before Conor McGregor and champion Jose Aldo are set to clash for the belt in the same city, Edgar has half his mind on that fight instead...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 194: Frankie Edgar To Be Stand-In If Jose Aldo Or Conor McGregor Gets Injured

All going well Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor will finally settle their differences in the Octagon at UFC 194 in December, but if either man gets injured then the UFC already has a back-up plan ready to go. It’s no coincidence that the man ranked No.2 in the featherweight division, Frankie Edgar happens to be fighting Chad Mendes in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale just one day...
Via Fight Of The Night
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Frankie Edgar Would Replace Injured Conor McGregor Or Jose Aldo At UFC 194

Let’s not give the injury bug any crazy ideas, because everyone wants to finally see reigning featherweight champ Jose Aldo and interim champ Conor McGregor settle their beef at UFC 194, but UFC president Dana White appears to have a contingency plan in place just in case one of the two title holders gets hurt for the December 12 shootout.Please meet Plan B, also known as Frankie...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Would Consider Bantamweight Stint Before Ending Career

Frankie Edgar is right in the thick of things in the UFC’s featherweight division at this moment in time, but he’s already thinking ahead to the possibility of a bantamweight campaign as well before he eventually hangs up his gloves. The 33 year-old is currently the No.2 contender at 145lbs after a four-fight winning streak and is heading into a potential title eliminator with...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Vs Chad Mendes To Headline TUF 22 Finale In December

There’d been hints in the last week that the UFC might be lining up a big fight to front the TUF 22 Finale in Las Vegas on December 11th and that’s proven to be true with two featherweight top contenders Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes now installed as the shows headliner. The TUF 22 Finale event comes just one day before the enormous featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar wants Max Holloway or Jeremy Stephens at TUF 22 Finale

Frankie Edgar wants to stay busy rather than sit on the sidelines waiting for either Jose Aldo or Conor McGregor so he's asking to fight on the upcoming 'Ultimate Fighter' Finale on December 11. With Aldo and McGregor set to do battle on December 12 as the main event for UFC 194, Edgar has been itching to book another fight for this year and then hopefully fight for the featherweight...
Via Fox Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Max Holloway calls out Frankie Edgar and the UFC should book it immediately

Injuries are part of fighting. Everybody knows it and anybody who has ever been looking forward to a UFC card and watched a main event or co-main event crumble thanks to one body part or another failing understands the brunt of how injuries truly affect this sport. While it doesn't happen very often, injuries also occur during fights and it can put a damper on an otherwise great...
Via Fox Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Results: Frankie Edgar Bests Urijah Faber In Unanimous Decision

In a 145-pound SuperFight between two of MMA’s lighter weight pioneers on Saturday, former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber just couldn’t catch up with the speed and activity level of former UFC lightweight king Frankie Edgar, who kept his spot at the top of the division intact with a shutout five-round unanimous decision win at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines...
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar breaks from fighting to coach UFC hopefuls

Orlando, the city widely known for theme parks and a general aura of happiness, will in the coming days play host to an arena of controlled aggression and a slew of fisticuffs. There is, of course, the upcoming UFC on FOX card Saturday night at the Amway Center. But there will also be the presence of former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. Edgar, 32, is in town as part of a promotion...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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