A top UFC trainer built a house of champions, but allegations of abuse tore it down
UFC fighter Jeremy Stephens was arrested in Minneapolis this morning on an outstanding warrant, putting his scheduled bout tonight at the Target Center in jeopardySEE ALSO:Travis Brown on Bigfoot, KO's, and fighting in Minneapolis Minneapolis police confirm that Stephens was taking into custody, but ... More >>
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Local UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann was suspended as a wrestling coach for calling out President Obama again.Volkmann defeated Ultimate Fighter alum Efrain Escudero at UFC 141 on December 30, then invited President Obama to make an appointment with him for a "glass-ectomy.""A glass-ectomy is when yo ... More >>
Brock Lesnar retired from the UFC tonight after losing in the first round to Alistair Overeem.Lesnar took a brutal liver kick that crumbled him to the ground, then Overeem continually punched Brock in the face until the referee called a halt to the bout.Immediately afterward, Brock told Joe Rogan ... More >>
Brett Rogers' professional fighting career took another hit this morning as a Dakota County judge sentenced him to 60 days in jail for beating his wife this summer. The sentence further derails a once-promising mixed martial arts career. Rogers was considered a top fighter in MMA but lost his profe ... More >>
More trouble for the baddest man in Minnesota.Brett Rogers is in trouble with the law again. The failed MMA fighter was served with a restraining order this morning for harassing his St. Paul neighbors, whose son was bit by Rogers' dog. Rogers allegedly walks his dog in front of the neighbors' h ... More >>
MMA fighter and former St. Paul resident Brett Rogers, 30, was arrested and charged with domestic assault. Brett Rogers, a product of St. Paul who once challenged for the Strikeforce Heavyweight Championship, was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly treating his wife like one of his opponents. ... More >>
Brock Lesnar puts Jimmy Fallon in a death clutch.U of M wrestling standout and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night.Lesnar was on the SNL alum's program to promote the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter that Brock's coaching, along ... More >>
Jacob Volkmann wanted to knock a little sense into Barack Obama. Bad call.At first, we wondered whether the Secret Service was overreacting when it paid a visit to UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann in White Bear Lake. In a post-fight interview he employed a little braggadocio about knocking some se ... More >>
Brock's beard is quite manly.If UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar wasn't manly enough already, he's now sporting a full beard.The extra chin shag debuts just in time for Brocktober, the month long celebration of Lesnar on Spike TV leading up to his UFC 121 fight against Cain Valesquez.Check o ... More >>
St. Paul native will face Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem in a non-title fight.
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U of M assistant head wrestling coach Marty Morgan says the champ will be back.
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Lesnar is scheduled to visit the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester early next week. His future as a fighter remains uncertain.
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Michael Rand questions whether the UFC heavyweight champion is faking sick.
The UFC president thinks Rogers could knock out the number 1 fighter in the world.
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