Stann continues to serve military roots by aiding veterans

When Brian Stann began fighting, there was something missing from his life. He had gone from playing middle linebacker at Navy to an infantry officer in the Marine Corps, and the transition to mixed martial arts -- where he would become the WEC light heavyweight champion and a UFC star -- forced Stann to change his focus. "I went from an environment where you're concerned...
Via Fox Sports South
10 days ago  |  Discuss

'DRIVEN -- Brian Stann: All American' premiering on FOX Sports South

FOX Sports South, a FOX Sports regional network, will debut 'DRIVEN -- Brian Stann: All American' on Friday, Sept. 5 at 11:00 p.m. ET, immediately following the Braves vs. Marlins coverage. DRIVEN follows Stann's fascinating journey from the Naval Academy to the Marine Corps, and through his mixed martial arts career to his career in broadcast television. Also known as...
Via Fox Sports South
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Stann might just be the best commentator in MMA today

If you happen to wander through the host hotel during UFC fight week, you'll generally catch any number of fighters, coaches and managers traipsing through the hallways or standing in the lobby awaiting a bus to arrive or maybe picking up food for the days ahead. Chances are you'll also see UFC color commentator Brian Stann somewhere close by, chatting up all of those fighters...
Via Fox Sports
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Money in the Bank Sold Out, Fighter Backstage at RAW, NXT Debuts

- Sunday's WWE Money In the Bank pay-per-view from Boston is sold out. As of Wednesday morning, there were 333 ticket left on Stubhub with seats in the first two rows going for $675. - Former UFC fighter Brian Stann was backstage at Monday's WWE RAW in Washington, DC. Stann's Hire Heroes USA company is sponsored by WWE. - WWE developmental talents Slate Randall (formerly...
Via Ring Side News
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 38 Preview Show With Brian Stann

UFC Fight Night 38 takes place tonight at Ginasio Nelio Dias in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. The main event features a rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Their first fight took place at UFC 139 in November of 2011 with Henderson winning the fight by a very close unanimous decision. The fight has been deemed by some as the greatest fight in the history...
Via Between The Ropes
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Sonnen and Stann get weird at FOX

Well, well, well. So this is what Chael Sonnen and Brian Stann do during commerical breaks. No one ever told Chael and Brian that cameras were still rolling during the UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Shields pre-fight show and the FOX Sports cameras caught Chael and Brian having what appears to be a handstands vs. sit-ups war. Chael seems to be settling in quite comfortable behind the...
Via Fox Sports
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Stann talks UFC and workout tips in new Muscle & Fitness

Muscle and Fitness has a fascinating profile of UFC star and Silver Star recipient Brian Stann. The former marine goes in depth with his fitness routine and offers a lot of workout tips from his days in the military.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Stann on cover of Muscle & Fitness

Brian Stann is freshly retired from the UFC but isn't showing any signs of slowing down. Here is his cover shot from the September issue of Muscle & Fitness . If you can't wait until September you can also check out this behind the scenes video from Stann's cover shoot. Follow Josh Baird on Twitter
Via Fox Sports
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Vera calls Brian Stann a ***** on Twitter.

Twitter is kind of a cesspool of negativity most of the time. It’s the anonymity of the internet. For every cool person you meet, there are usually 5 douches, and even you can become a douche sometime when the rage boils over and Brian Stann says your teammate lost in front of hundreds of thousands of people on a UFC PPV. That’s the stance Brandon Vera took as he called Brian...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Stann Replaces Joe Rogan Behind the Mic at UFC 163

Former UFC middleweight Brian Stann (pictured) may have retired from MMA just two weeks ago, but he’ll be sitting only inches away from the Octagon when it returns to Brazil on August 3. It was announced on this week’s edition of FUEL TV’s “UFC Tonight” that Stann will replace longtime UFC color commentator Joe Rogan at UFC 163. Stann will rock the mic alongside play-by...
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

In honor of Brian Stann’s retirement, let’s watch his final fight against Wanderlei Silva.

Today Brian Stann decided to hang up his 4 oz gloves for good. No longer will the All American be blasting fighters with his fists of fury. Now, Stann will be a full time commentator for FOX, and will no doubt be working with the US Armed Forces in one way or another, so don’t worry about Brian, he will be well taken care of. In honor of the fighter who time and again laid it all...
Via Fight Hub TV
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Brian Stann Retires from MMA

Arguably one of the most popular fighters in the UFC has officially retired from Mixed Martial Arts competition. Former marine and two-division UFC fighter, Brian Stann announced on Thursday morning that he would no longer be competing professionally, citing health concerns.   Stann spoke in detail on a special edition of The MMA Hour regarding his reasons behind his decision...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Stann has announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts

Visit Rangerup today Yesterday news broke that UFC middleweight Brian Stann would be joining the FOX sports crew for ACC college football. We've already seen Stann do great work outside of the cage with his MMA and Boxing broadcast career and most importantly we all know about the time he served a United States Marine. Today, on a special edition of the MMA Hour, Brian Stann...
Via hov-mma
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC's Stann retires for on-air gig

Brian Stann retired four months ago. It just wasn't until Thursday that he let the public in on his decision to step away from mixed martial arts after an eight-year career that ultimately concluded with a loss to Wanderlei Silva at UFC on Fuel TV 8 in March. "I said it that night," Stann told FOX Sports. "I told my coach I was done. I train really, really hard...
Via Fox Sports
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Roman Reigns Turns 28 Years Old, SmackDown's Social Media Score, More

- WWE has posted a video of Hire Heroes USA President Brian Stann thanking the U.S. military and WWE for its support. - Roman Reigns, who currently reigns as one-half of the WWE Tag Team Champions alongside Seth Rollins, turns 28-years-old today. - Friday's Smackdown scored 62,260 in social activity, and ranked #3 on cable TV, trailing the Heat-Pacers NBA Playoffs game and...
Via Ring Side News
May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Win a Ranger Up T-Shirt & more

Come play one of the most fun games on the internet for a chance to win some free stuff.  Join HOVMMA, Ranger Up and Kountermove and play for some Ranger Up gear as well as an additional special prize!  We love Ranger Up, they support the sport, our military as well as Police and other groups that protect you and your freedoms.  They have both Tim Kennedy and Brian Stann on their...
Via hov-mma
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

New Ranger Up T is ready for preorder

Vengeance is mine saith the Lord We're thrilled to be sponsored by Ranger Up and have them on our site.  They are a tremendous company, who design amazing gear.  The fact that they happen to sponsor two of our favorite fighters on the planet, Tim Kennedy and Brian Stann is just an extra added bonus.  We love their clothing and will be giving away a Ranger Up shirt or two...
Via hov-mma
April 16, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FUEL TV 8 Shatters Viewership Records

UFC on FUEL TV 8: Silva vs. Stann on Saturday, March 2, shattered several of the network’s viewership records including most-watched program, most-watched day and most-watched prime time ever, according to Nielsen Media Research. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bout featuring the thrilling fight-of-the-night knockout victory by the legendary Wanderlei Silva over “The...
March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs Stann Pick 'Em Contest Results

  Congratulations to Travis Parsons who won our UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs Stann Pick 'Em Contest (via tie-breaker).  Our next Pick 'Em Contest will be for UFC 158 on Mar 16th.  Thanks for playing! Consensus Picks Brian Stann - 81% Stefan Struve - 65% Diego Sanchez - 79% Hector Lombard - 71...
Via MMA Manifesto
March 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Harlem Shake With UFC Fighters Wanderlie Silva and Brian Stann

Harlem Shake videos are becoming about as common as fat-shirtless guys at NASCAR races (I've been that guy so I know of which I speak). Folks are starting to change it up a bit, but I have yet to see one as creative and genius as this one featuring MMA fighters Wanderlie Silva and Brian Stann. Yeah, it wasn't what I was expecting either. It was much better. For...
Via FatManWriting
March 04, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FUEL TV 8 Video Highlights: Wanderlei puts Stann to sleep with strikes

Not unlike singer/songwriter/actor Tom Waits - Wanderlei Silva is big in Japan. After a six year absence from the world famous Saitama Super Arena, "The Axe Murderer" would return to turn back the clock, and oh did he ever.  It was one of those magical nights in MMA history. Wanderlei Silva and Brian Stann were a match made in hell. The end result saw both men receiving...
Via hov-mma
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on Fuel TV 8 results recap: Wanderlei Silva vs Brian Stann fight review and analysis

Two warriors took to the Octagon last night (March 2, 2013) as Pride legend Wanderlei Silva returned to Japan to take on former WEC light heavyweight champion Brian Stann at 205 pounds in the main event of UFC on Fuel TV 8. It was a bout between two of the most ferocious and powerful stand-up strikers on the UFC roster, and it delivered in one of the wildest two-round fights in UFC...
Via Juiced Sports Blog
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on FUEL TV 8: Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann (Video Highlights)

If you skipped UFC on FUEL TV 8 on Saturday, you’re lucky because you really didn’t miss anything until the final three fights of the night. Wanderlei Silva (pictured) returned to where it all began to meet Brian Stann in the show’s featured attraction. The former PrideFC middleweight champion entered the scrap as a 2.5-to-1 underdog, but managed to turn back the hands of...
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Silva & Stann put on a show

It was clear early there was no way the Wanderlei Silva-Brian Stann bout atop the UFC on Fuel TV 8 card in Japan would last the scheduled five rounds on Sunday. A mammoth left hook by Silva put an end to the frenetic light heavyweight bout, one that included constant flurries as the two combatants traded punch after punch. "My corner said all I needed to throw was a straight...
Via Fox Sports
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC on Fuel TV 8: Silva vs. Stann Highlights

The UFC returned on Saturday night to the Saitama Super Arena in Japan with a great Fuel TV card that featured several PRIDE legends picking up impressive wins including two-division PRIDE champ Wanderlei Silva and heavyweight Mark Hunt. Silva took part in what was arguably the fight the of the year against Brian Stann before finishing the tough marine late in the second round. In...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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