As discussed in this week's big pro wrestling cover feature, Sunday's Wrestlemania 30 is a pivotal show in World Wrestling Entertainment's history for reasons that go beyond 30 being a nice round number.Though he won't be wrestling for the championship, University of Minnesota legend Brock Lesnar is ... More >>
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 >>
SEE ALSO:-- Brock Lesnar makes first WWE appearance in months, gets ass kicked by 43-year-old [VIDEO]-- Brock Lesnar reportedly 'rips apart' WWE dressing room following PPV double-crossing [VIDEO]-- Brock Lesnar makes kickass return to pro wrestling on WWE Monday Night Raw [VIDEO]Brock Lesnar is a c ... More >>
Just one month after his asskicking return to the WWE, Brock Lesnar is already the center of backstage drama.Last Sunday, Brock wrestled his first WWE match in nearly eight years, a brutal affair against superstar John Cena on WWE's Extreme Rules pay-per-view. Though you might be surprised to learn ... More >>
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 >>
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 >>
Among those felled by the Madden Curse: Daunte Culpepper, Marshall Faulk, Michael Vick, and Brett Favre.
The UFC Heavyweight Champ will return to the Octagon, he's just taking his time.
We posted thousands of stories on The Blotter in 2009. Here's what you clicked on the most.
U of M assistant head wrestling coach Marty Morgan says the champ will be back.
Racist fireworks, lube-crazy ladies, bad parenting tactics and David Hasselhoff. Goodbye, 2009!
Lesnar is scheduled to visit the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester early next week. His future as a fighter remains uncertain.
The heavyweight fighter is down for the count after collapsing in Canada.
We look back at some tragic rising stars that fell too soon.
A live recap of the night, as it happens.
What was once thought to be H1N1 is now believed to be mono.
Brett "The Grim" Rogers, who lives and trains in St. Paul, will be fighting Fedor Emelianenko live on CBS this Saturday.
Read the recap of local fighters battling for a Strikeforce contract.
Not only did Jim Mullen never hold a UFC belt, he never even won a match in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Brock Lesnar out punches UFC heavyweight at Dave and Buster's - or does he?
No, it wasn't published "Friday" and the interview wasn't "with Fightline.com"
The Minnesotan wasn't just facing Kenny Florian last weekend