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Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz Fail UFC 183 Drug Tests for Drostanolone, Marijuana

God is dead, the end times are upon us, etc.

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Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: The Curse of the Injured Champion

Why does it feel like every time the UFC books a true blockbuster main event, we pessimistically expect it to be snatched from under our nose? History, that's why.

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The Forgotten Round: Looking Back at the Pride Grand Prix 2000

CP reader Bryan S. Adelman takes a nostalgic look back at the Pride Grand Prix 2000, aka the Batman Begins to the finals' Dark Knight.

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UFC 183 Video Highlights/Results: Silva Decisions Diaz in Bizarre Battle, Miesha Tate’s Comeback + More

It might not have been as flashy and/or violent as most of us predicted, but Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz's UFC 183 headliner was every bit the circus act that it promised to be.

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Chris Weidman Injured Again, Rousey vs. Zingano Now Headlines UFC 184

A champion who can't stay healthy? WHAT SPORT IS THIS?!

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Friday Link Dump: Anderson Silva Refuses to Wear Reebok, Nate Quarry Returns to Action (Sort of), Delicious Dips For Your Super Bowl + More

The best content from our friends around the web.

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Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva Holds Press Conference

Four Opponents Anderson Silva Could Face Next Instead Of Chris Weidman

A third fight with Weidman will only end in heart and/or legbreak for Silva, so here are four guys he should face next instead.

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[VIDEO] Nick Diaz’s Bizarre, Insightful, Hilarious, Incomprehensible UFC 183 Media Scrum

In a sea of wolf ticket-slinging jabronis, Diaz the anti-bullshit superhero that MMA needs.

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CagePotato Ban: Talking About, or Even Hinting At the Possibility of Gina Carano’s Return to MMA

"Some birds aren't meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright."

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Gambling Addiction Enabler: UFC 183 Edition

Will Nick Diaz be able to survive this shit and acquire the family he's always wanted? Don't bet on it.

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The One Who Knocks (People Out): Brian Bowles Arrested For Possession of Meth

I think we should all just be thankful that Domestic Assault was not among the charges listed against him.

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Dun Dada: Fantasy-Picking Kimbo Slice’s Opponent For His Bellator Debut

What happens when Joe Warren takes on a street fighter 70 pounds heavier than he is? PAY PER VIEW GOLD IS WHAT HAPPENS.

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Distinguishing “The Fighter” From “The Mixed Martial Artist”: Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz

They say that "fighting is in our DNA", but how does that statement apply to this weekend's main eventers?

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Tito Ortiz Brushes Off a Potential Fight With Kimbo Slice, And For Once, He’s In the Right

“I’m a world champion. Fighting someone like Kimbo is a step down. I don’t wanna fight a street fighter.”

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Ring In “Snowmageddon 2015″ With This Random Collection of Jeff “The Snowman” Monson Videos

Because Monson's nickname is "The Snowman", you see, and its snowing outside. Therefore: relevant news.

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BTW, NY State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Was Arrested on Corruption Charges Last Week

Ding-dong, the witch is dead?

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CagePotato PSA: So About That Last “CagePotato PSA”…

The Time Is #RallyforCagePotato

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UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson — Live Results & Commentary

Round-by-round updates from the UFC on FOX 14 main card will be right here starting at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.

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CagePotato PSA: No, We Are Not Shutting Down (At Least Not For Now)

We will not go quietly into the night! We will not vanish without a fight! We're going to live on! We're going to survive!

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Ten Unrelated Thoughts About Running a Mid-Level MMA Blog — A Goodbye Letter From BG

CagePotato's founding editor and longtime torch-carrier, Ben Goldstein, is leaving us. Heed his final words and pay your respects, nerds.

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And Now He’s Retired: Cung Le Will No Longer Be Throwing Spinning Sh*t

"It has truly been my honor and my privilege to entertain you."

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Dave Herman’s Wife Posts Video of Tasering/Arrest, Claims Husband Was “Assaulted by Police”

The plot thickens.

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Yep, Mirko Cro Cop Is Coming Back to the UFC. Seriously.

How long do you think it will be before the UFC forces Chuck Liddell *out of* retirement?

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Guy Who Beat Conor McGregor That One Time Books UFC Debut for UFC 185

If the name Joseph Duffy sounds familiar to you, it's not just because you've spent more than 5 minutes in South Boston.

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Dave “Pee Wee” Herman Arrested on Three Felony Charges Following Police Chase

In b4 he blames this all on MLK.

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More Details Emerge in BJ Penn’s Alleged Assault in Bar Parking Lot

Penn and Kuuipo Mokiao were drinking together at a bar on Saturday night, when Penn began picking a fight with people inside. Mokiao told investigators that he pushed Penn to stop him, and Penn responded by challenging Mokiao to a fight.

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“I’m Not a Cocaine Addict”: Jon Jones Discusses Failed Drug Test on ‘FOX Sports Live’

Watch the full FOX Sports Live interview, which covers everything from Jones's drug usage to his one-night stay in a rehab clinic.

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VIDEOS: Donald Cerrone Sneaks By Benson Henderson, Feels Kind of Bad About It Afterwards

Benson Henderson landed just a little more often, stayed just a little busier, and was heading for yet another vaguely unsatisfying decision victory over an elite lightweight. Except this time, the cards didn't fall in his favor.

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The Ultimate Fighter Finale: Post Fight Press Conference

BJ Penn Arrested in Maui After Alleged Assault

As first reported by, Penn "was staying at the Four Seasons Maui when police responded and encountered an inebriated Penn. According to [MauiWatch's] anonymous source, Penn severely assaulted the individual and left him fleeing back to the hotel room where the arrest was later made."

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Chad Mendes vs. Ricardo Lamas to Headline Daytime UFC Event, April 4th in Fairfax, VA

Essentially, the winner of this fight could clinch a featherweight title shot — as long as Conor McGregor beats Jose Aldo in May. But if Aldo retains his belt? It's hard to make a strong case for either guy to get another crack.

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