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(‘Hey there, sailor.’)You people and your damned questions.  Everything from a rules clarification on the pick-em contests (how lame a [...]

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This Seems About Right

          (Props: MMA Payout)Say you’re total moron and you want to learn to become a devastating MMA fighter [...]

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BJ Penn Not Retiring, Expects Florian in June

(Image courtesy of BloodyElbow) Despite rumors that BJ Penn was considering retirement directly before or after his brutal, Read More

UFC Bookings and Replacements: Condit, Larson, Kang, Saunders + More

(No man has seen Xavier Foupa-Pokam’s real face and lived.) — As previously rumored, WEC welterweight champ Read More

(Mis)Adventures in Vegas: The After-Party

(After the show it’s the after-party.)Thanks to the good people at, I got to attend Clay Guida’s [...]

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The Potato Index: UFC 94 Aftermath

(With tailored suits like that he’s just as slick outside the Octagon.)After an exhausting and entertaining UFC 94, we sat [...]

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UFC 94′s Best Photos

Props to the Las Vegas Sun,, MMA Weekly, Combat [...]

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Knockout of the Day: Jay Hieron vs. Jason High

(Props: Bloody Elbow)Originally scheduled for the undercard of Affliction’s Day of Reckoning show last Saturday, the [...]

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Seriously!? Kimo Leopoldo Applies to Be Executive Officer of the CSAC

(Nothing says professionalism like hauling a big wooden cross around.)When I read this press release announcing that former steroid-user and [...]

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Video: Dana White’s UFC 94 Fight Night Video Blog

The most interesting part of this UFC 94 video blog comes at around the 9:50 mark, when Dana [...]

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Trainers Speak Out on St. Pierre Greasing Controversy

 (Props: CagePotato reader Chris R.)BJ Penn‘s trainer Rudy Valentino to InsideFighting (via Fightlinker):“To cheat [...]

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Important: Please Sign CagePotato’s New Petition!

Dear Dana White, Lorenzo Fertitta, and Joe Silva:It has come to our attention that UFC 100 will be [...]

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UFC 94 Fight Videos: St. Pierre vs. Penn, Machida vs. Silva + More

(Georges St. Pierre vs. BJ Penn) (Lyoto Machida vs. Thiago [...]

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Georges St. Pierre Also Has the Pound-for-Pound Best Paycheck at UFC 94

(Photo courtesy of MMAWeekly.)The UFC paid out a hearty $1,252,000 in disclosed salaries and bonuses for Read More

UFC 94 Aftermath: Bonuses, Title Shots + More

    (GSP’s brilliant Superman-jab, and Jon Jones’ spinning elbow to the back of Stephan Bonnar’s head, which caused Joe Silva [...]

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B.J. Penn’s Camp Files Formal Complaint Over Vaseline on St. Pierre’s Back Between Rounds

B.J. Penn’s camp has filed a formal complaint with the Nevada State Athletic Commission over Vaseline that was allegedly rubbed [...]

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UFC 94: Livebloggin’ to the Death, and We Are Not Joking About This

(Gono‘s Afro wig gives Fitch much happiness.  Photo courtesy of MMA Weekly.)The MGM Grand [...]

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Wait a Minute, The “Buffer Turn” Was Created by Accident?

Watch BRUCE BUFFER Talks UFC 94 BJ PENN VS GSP on RawVegas.tvUpon first hearing this story of the genesis [...]

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Video: Gina Carano is to Bruce Lee as is to Bob Dylan

This is a Pepsi commercial that will air during the Super Bowl.  From the looks of it, the [...]

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Friday Link Dump

(ESPN‘s "MMA Live" previews UFC 94.)- Ben Goldstein’s picks for the UFC 94 Betstravaganza. ( Matt [...]

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UFC 94 Weigh-In Report

(Photo courtesy of MMA Weekly.)The MGM Grand Garden Arena was a packed house for this afternoon’s UFC 94 [...]

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CagePotato Comments of the Week

(Gegard Mousasi accidentally interrupts Tito Ortiz’s brilliance at "Day of Reckoning" last Saturday. No, this has [...]

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Exclusive Interview: Joe Rogan

(Photo courtesy of We called up Joe Rogan earlier this week hoping to shoot the [...]

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(Mis)Adventures in Vegas: UFC 94 Scene Report

(Just try and ignore it, passing motorists.)Today is my lucky day, Potato Nation.  Here I am in Vegas for UFC [...]

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UFC Not So Sure Karo Parisyan Will Show Up

(Karo suddenly remembers that "Overboard" is on TNT tonight, and immediately wishes he had stayed home. Oh, that Goldie Hawn.)When [...]

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Helio Gracie Buried in Petropolis

(Rolker and Royce Gracie pay their last respects to their father. Photos courtesy of Sherdog.)Less than 10 hours [...]

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Atenicio Denies Rumors That Affliction MMA Is Finished

(Props: CombatLifestyle) BloodyElbow kicked up a lot of dust last night when they published [...]

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UFC 94 Afterparty…IN HELL!!!

(Props: UFC‘s e-mail newsletter)If you’ll be in Las Vegas for tomorrow night’s fights, don’t forget to [...]

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UFC 94 Danablog #4, + the Return of the Pick-em Contest

You know, it’s nice that even as hard as Dana White works he still finds time for a [...]

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Gambling Addiction Enabler: UFC 94

(‘Hope you got that camera turned on, ’cause I ain’t doing this shit again.’)Looks like “running the rock” wasn’t enough [...]

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