UFC 166 Medical Suspensions: Junior Dos Santos Out Indefinitely

 The medical suspensions for UFC 166 were recently released by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation,, with MMAJunkie reporting that heavyweight title contender Junior Dos Santos (16-3, pictured) has been suspended indefinitely following his unanimous decision loss to Cain Velasquez (13-1) and will need medical clearance before he can return, due to ear, nose and throat...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Gonzaga blisters Jordan in the first

Gabriel Gonzaga is always going to be best known for the night he "Cro Copped" Mirko Cro Cop, but as of late, the veteran Brazilian heavyweight is starting to add more impressive finishes to his personal highlight reel. Saturday night at UFC 166, "Napao" earned his second consecutive first-round stoppage win – and fourth stoppage win in five fights since returning...
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October 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Gonzaga crushes Jordan

Gabriel Gonzaga may best be known as a submission specialist but lately he's adding knockouts to his resume with his latest coming in the first round after a devastating right hand crushed Shawn Jordan's jaw at UFC 166. It was less than three years ago that Gonzaga was considering retirement after losing back-to-back fights in the UFC and exiting the promotion, but he was...
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October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Shawn Jordan Will Succeed Daniel Cormier in 2014

Daniel Cormier is the best wrestler in the UFC’s heavyweight division. He can neutralize virtually any offensive with his ability to quickly close the distance, immobilize his opponents with the clinch and then drain out their energy before taking them down or beating them up against the cage. Several top contenders are yet to be truly tested by a strategy of this nature. Cormier’s...
Via The Sports Post
June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Jake Shields vs Tyron Woodley, Pat Barry vs Shawn Jordan Set For UFC 161

Two new match ups have been announced for UFC 161 as former Strikeforce champion Jake Shields will take on fellow Strikeforce alum Tyron Woodley, and the always exciting Pat Barry will face former LSU football star Shawn Jordan.  The 170 lbs match is a very intriguing one and though Shields is one of the best in the world he is one dimensional. Shields is a wizard on the ground...
Via Tito Couture
March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Shawn Jordan

Shawn JordanVitals6'0" 245 lbs (Heavyweight)74" reach, SouthpawOct 21, 1984Record13-3 (UFC: 1-0)Current Streak2 straight wins (1 straight win in the UFC)TrainingNoneChampionships HeldNone Strengths- elite athlete - former LSU fullback - does backflips in cage- very physically strong- knockout power- extremely accurate striker- well coached (Jackson's MMA)- still...
Via MMA Manifesto
July 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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