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Late Replacement Main Events: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

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UFC 148: Anderson Silva v Chael Sonnen - Press Conference

The Underdog Heel: How Chael Sonnen Became a Sports Entertainment Superstar

There's little doubt that Sonnen was one of MMA's most infamous personalities, but was Sonnen a truly great sports entertainer?

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On This Day in MMA History: Frank Mir Breaks Tim Sylvia’s Arm, Ken Shamrock KO’s Kimo at UFC 48: Payback

It might be hard to believe when looking at him now, but there was a time not too long ago when Tim Sylvia was paid money to compete in physical activities.

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Wild Rumor of the Day, Pt. 2: Nick Diaz’s Father Is the Unabomber

Come on, that's absurd. Diaz may have grown up without a biological father, but there's no way th-HOLY CRAP THEY LOOK IDENTICAL.

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Jason High Receives One-Year Suspension, $1,900 Fine for Ref-Shoving Incident

"The Kansas City Bandit" might want to consider changing his nickname to "H.R. Shoven Stuff" (I am so sorry).

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UFC 174 - Johnson v Bagautinov

Wild Rumor of the Day: UFC 174 Did Less Than 100,000 Pay-Per-View Buys

You have to go back nine years to find a UFC PPV that performed as terribly as UFC 174 allegedly did.

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Miesha Tate vs. Rin Nakai in the Works for UFC Fight Night Japan in September

It's a matchup straight out of our darkest, most deranged fantasies.

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It’s Official: Former Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Steps in as Bjorn Rebney’s Bellator Replacement

Bellator is planning to hold a media conference call at 6 p.m. ET, and we will update you on any important details that emerge from it.

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And Now He’s Fired: Brandon Vera Axed by UFC (Again), Following 16-Fight Stint With Promotion

Any post-mortem of Brandon Vera's career has to focus on what a disappointment it turned out to be. (I'm not trying to be a dick, here; I bet Vera feels the same way.) This is a guy who went from hot-shot contender to hapless journeyman seemingly overnight.

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Booking Roundup: Gegard Mousasi to Rematch “Jacare” Souza at UFC 176, Ben Henderson Gets Rafael Dos Anjos + More

More exciting matchups than you can shake a stick at.

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Bellator Parts Ways With Bjorn Rebney, Scott Coker to Replace Him [UPDATED]

Rebney was reportedly forced out due to his ongoing conflicts with Viacom regarding the direction of the promotion.

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Wanderlei Silva Admits to Skipping Drug Test, Claims He Was Taking Diuretics Related to Wrist Injury

In retrospect, Silva should have just sacked up and taken the test, so that he'd have proof that he was taking diuretics — and not, say, steroids. Instead, we'll always have some measure of doubt about this alibi. (Plus, we'll never trust his video blogs again.)

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Fitness Motivation: 16 Photos of Sexy Women Doing Squats

Our latest inspirational fitness tribute (LOL!) focuses on girls squatting like Ryan Gosling is behind them.

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Photo of the Year Candidate: Mike Tyson Writes ‘Dick’ on Dana White’s Forehead

There are only two men in the world who could get away with this: Mike Tyson, and Lorenzo "The Hulk" Fertitta.

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10 Songs the UFC Should Consider Replacing “Face the Pain” With

The UFC has been blasting "Face the Pain" since August of 2002, and it's time for a change.

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SportsPotato: Ghana’s John Boye Busts Up Clint Dempsey With an Eye Poke/Flying Head Kick in World Cup Opener

As far as soccer injuries go, that's about as nasty as it gets.

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Report: Phil Baroni to Make Bellator Debut Against Karo Parisyan on July 25th

"I'm the best eva!" vs. "Do you know who I am, bro?" — a battle of massive egos and inconsistent performances. Who ya got?

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Is Rousey vs. Carano a Circus Fight or a Money Fight?

The UFC continues to negotiate with the original “face of women’s MMA,” Gina Carano. Is there a method to the madness?

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Photo: *This* Is Why Tim Sylvia Hasn’t Re-Signed With the UFC

Unless the UFC plans on adding Akebonoweight to their ranks, we don't see old Timmeh being invited back anytime soon.

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Wild Rumor of the Day: Kimbo Slice Is Signing With Bellator

Let's not get precious with ourselves, okay? Bellator needs stars, and Kimbo is one of the biggest stars in MMA history. YES HE IS YES HE IS SHUT UP.

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“Fastest Knockout” Record-Holder Mike Garrett Drops Another Dude in 3.5 Seconds [VIDEO]

I love how Animashaun is referred to as the "runner-up" in this fight. There are no losers at Warrior Challenge. That's adorable.

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“Adventures in Ronda Rousey Land” Is The Weirdest/Greatest Fanboy Video of All Time

This is one of the most brilliantly-retarded things you or I will ever see, and it's a goddamn delight.

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UFC 174 Snapchat Contest: The Winners!

In a way, we picked a great event to kick off our semi-recurring Snapchat contests, since most of you spent UFC 174 bored off your asses and looking for a way to pass the time.

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UFC 174 Update: Brendan Schaub’s Blown-Up Face Wasn’t as Bad as It Looked

Brief summary of Brendan Schaub's experience at UFC 174 on Saturday: He out-works Andrei Arlovski on the feet and and the ground during one of the least entertaining fights of the year, then somehow loses a decision and leaves the Octagon with his jaw swollen up like Quagmire.

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Let’s Talk About Dude Wipes for a Minute (or Several Minutes)

What does it say about the UFC's product when a glorified baby wipe is drawing more attention than the fights?

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UFC 174 Results: Demetrious Johnson Retains Title, MacDonald Dominates Woodley

"Mighty Mouse" defeats Ali Bagautinov in a five-round shutout. Plus: Andrei Arlovski scrapes out a win after an uninspiring performance.

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If You Think Dana White Cares About Bellator, You Are a F*cking Idiot (His Words, Not Ours)

Hey guys: Have you ever cared about something so little that it makes you super upset, to the point where you have to go on a three-minute profanity-fueled tirade about how much you don't care? I mean, that's something we all struggle with, right?

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Fitness Motivation: 14 Photos of Sexy Women Swinging Ropes

If you have any suggestions for future Fitness Motivation galleries, holler in the comments. At this point, "sexy women doing squats" is a strong front-runner.

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UFC Fight Night: Weigh-Ins

UFC Fight Night 42 Salaries: Diego Sanchez Steals Six Figures, While Flyweights Continue to Be Undervalued

Diego Sanchez just showed Lee Murray how a *real* fighter gets away with theft.

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UFC 174 Snapchat Contest: Send Us Your Post-Fight Reactions, Win a Pack of UFC Knockout 2014 Trading Cards From Topps!

CagePotato recently started an official Snapchat account — cagepotatomma — where our loyal fans have been spamming us with weird drawings and photos of their televisions. And yes, the occasional blurry photo of male genitalia, but whaddya gonna do.

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EliteXC - Heat - 8. Andrei Arlovski vs. Roy Nelson

#ThrowbackThursday: Andrei Arlovski Does the Unthinkable, KO’s “Big Country” at EliteXC: Heat

For this week's edition of #ThrowbackThursday, we look back at Andrei Arlovski vs. Roy Nelson ahead of the former's clash with Brendan Schaub at UFC 174.

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