It's a foregone conclusion which will get more eyeballs, but boxing PPVs are infamous for bad cards and boring headliners. Which event will have the better quality fights this weekend? The Mayweather vs Ortiz boxing ppv or the UFC's Battle of the Two Jakes? Jonathan Snowden makes his prediction at MMA Nation.
Jake Shields' late father was his manager, coach and mentor. Now, less than a month after his sudden passing, Shields fights Jake Ellenberger at UFC Fight Night 25. Luke Thomas essays athletes fighting through grief at MMA Nation.
"Jake had a leg a couple of times, GSP got out very well, it looked like a couple of times his leg just kind of slipped right out of there, you know, so it must have been really slippery or something, I don’t know." - Cesar Gracie on the Brian Hemminger Radio Show (transcribed by Fight Opinion) ...here we go again.