Is Chael the best Promo Man in the Business?

In light of tomorrow night’s showdown for the UFC light heavyweight title, a question started flying around the office. First, it was who in MMA is better at cutting promos than Chael Sonnen? Then it went to where would he fit among the best promo men in professional wrestling. That of course went to ask,…

Get Thee Behind Me, Keuka

The big story at the NFL Combine was a big man running very, very fast. Until, that is, Manti T’eo sat behind the microphone for the first time and addressed the media. A lot of media. Like a real big lot of media. Check out this pic that Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network tweeted…

Amateur Bracketology – Feb. 19, 2013

A ton has happened in the last six days and the brackets reflect that. There was a lot of jostling in the middle seeds as a good win or a loss is enough to bump a team on the edge up or down a line. Also, a lot happening in the smaller conferences as we…

Best of luck to 52 of the 49ers players this coming Sunday.

Own It, Please: Chris Culliver Edition

As you probably already know, San Francisco 49ers CB Chris Culliver was interviewed by comedian and radio personality Artie Lange on January 29th as a part of the Super Bowl XLVII media circus festivities, and he… may have said some things. The long and the short of it is, regardless of how unpopular his comments…

2012 Bangers

  Male Fighter of the Year: Jon Jones Female Fighter of the Year: Ronda Rousey Fight of the Year: Shogun Rua vs. Brandon Vera KO of the Year: Edson Barboza KO’s Terry Etim Submission of the Year: Dustin Poirier (mounted arm triangle) Max Holloway [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POeEB5DL6NA&t=3m48s[/youtube] B-Side Award: Nick Ring vs. Court McGee Breakout Fighter of…

2012 MMA Award Nominees

We’ll hand out our 2012 Bangers tomorrow night. Until then, here’s our list of nominees for the 2012 Bangers: Male Fighter of the Year Jon Jones Daniel Cormier Ben Henderson Tim Boetsch Demetrious Johnson Female Fighter of the Year Ronda Rousey Sarah Kaufmann Jessica Aguilar Sara McMann Miesha Tate Fight of the Year Chan Sung…