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Ref receives praise despite inconsistencies

Being an MMA referee is one of the toughest jobs around. You’re one of only three people locked inside of a cage, yet nobody is there to see you. In fact, you’ve done your job if you’re able to remain invisible for most of the fight. Referees will never get the limelight for performing well. On the flipside, they get put under the microscope for making the wrong call. Herb Dean ...
Via 5thRound.com
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Herb Dean Losing a Step?

This past Saturday, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey kept her unbeaten streak alive with a first round TKO of fellow Olympian Sara McMann at UFC 170. As usual, Twitter was abuzz following another successful and entertaining UFC pay-per-view. That typically means one of two things: either everyone was impressed and enjoyed the show, or they were upset about the outcome...
Via The Sports Post
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cain-JDS III was nearly stopped early

Referee Herb Dean came so close to stopping the UFC heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos in the third round that Velasquez's corner started celebrating. This UFC 166 Fight Flashback goes behind the scenes of that bloody, Oct. 19 trilogy battle in Houston with new audio and video footage. The fight truly turned in Velasquez's favor when he landed a...
Via FOX Sports
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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