Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


CHAD MENDES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Conor McGregor Fires Off Greatest Comeback in Live TV History to Chad Mendes (Video)

Want proof that Conor McGregor (pictured) has already surpassed Chael Sonnen as the best smack talker in UFC history after just 18 months with the promotion? While Sonnen may have set the standard, it was with scripted lines that got quickly stale because he would use them every time he took the mic (Please see: “I’ve got the biggest arms, the greatest charm…”). McGregor...
Via 5thRound.com
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor has fun tearing down Chad Mendes on TV

You may not know the name Conor McGregor yet, but rest assured, you will in time. McGregor is a fast-rising UFC featherweight, known just as much for his antics outside of the Octagon than his prowess inside of it. The Irish McGregor was in studio on Tuesday’s episode of Beyond the Octagon in the UK, and fellow featherweight top contender Chad Mendes was Skyping into the show....
Via Awful Announcing
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor can teabag Chad Mendes

UFC featherweight contenders Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes just made some magic together on BT Sport’s UFC Beyond the Octagon program moments ago. SevereMMA, Ireland’s top MMA site, was all over the broadcast and luckily for all of us they weren’t shy about sharing the quotes. Here’s a taste of the Mendes (who appeared via satellite) and McGregor exchange via @SeanSheehan...
Via Fight Booth
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Aldo/Mendes 2: A Division on the Brink

This Saturday at UFC 179, featherweight champion José Aldo will defend his title in a rematch against Chad Mendes. The two originally squared off at UFC 142 and the end result was a highlight reel knockout. Mendes had been pressuring Aldo against the cage. Aldo was using good takedown defense and eventually managed to circle out. As he did this, Mendes shot in but wasn’t expecting...
Via The Sports Post
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Aldo versus Mendes II: The Breakdown

After Nova Uniao’s Renan Barao lost his title to Team Alpha Male’s T.J. Dillashaw – the rivalry between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes heated up. They meet next at UFC 179 for the second time and this is the biggest challenge facing Aldo in his career to date. You instinctually would not think that after watching the first fight but Mendes seems to have improved more than Aldo in...
Via Fight Booth
1 day ago  |  Discuss

5 reasons why Aldo-Mendes 2 Result Will Suprise You

You either grow or you die.  No other sport is that more true than MMA.  In a sport that is in constant evolution an individual fighter must do the same, with the exception of an elite few that have perfected certain techniques.  If it isn’t broken don’t fix it.  If it is broken though, evaluate, learn, practice, rinse and repeat. This weekend is the meeting of those two...
Via Fight Of The Night
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why you should watch UFC 179

The UFC is ready to return to the spotlight after a three week lull in the action. In the only pay-per-view offering of the month, UFC 179 provides an enticing card live from Brazil. In the main event, Jose Aldo looks to defend his Featherweight title for the seventh time in the Octagon, facing off against a familiar foe in Chad Mendes. This title fight is a rematch from UFC 142...
Via Fight Hub TV
2 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

Chad Mendes is convinced he has the arsenal to dethrone the only featherweight champion the UFC has ever known. The Gambling Gods think differently. The powers that be have pegged Jose Aldo (pictured) nearly a 2.5-1 odds-on favorite to retain his title at UFC 179. Mendes, meanwhile, checks in as almost a 2-1 underdog. It will be interesting to see how these lines move as showtime...
Via 5thRound.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chad Mendes: I’ve Matured, Jose Aldo Hasn’t Improved

Chad Mendes (pictured) claims a lot has changed since he was knocked out in highlight reel fashion by reigning UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo in January 2012. One thing Mendes says has remained the same is Aldo’s game. Mendes was merely in his third UFC fight when the promotion offered him a crack at Aldo’s crown. No youngster turns down a title bout, so “Money” jumped...
Via 5thRound.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

TVP: Mendes TKO’s Guida in Milwaukee

When Jose Aldo knocked out Chad Mendes in Brazil on January 4th of 2012 it was a moment that not only helped define the career of the greatest featherweight of all-time, it also set a fire under the man who many view as his only threat. Five straight wins (four of the KO/TKO variety) later and Mendes finds himself with a shot at righting the only wrong on his professional mixed martial...
Via hov-mma
12 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
MMA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Kiffin's mom worried for son's safety

Report: Goodell will have to testify

Penguins do 'O Canada' following tragedy

UEFA Champions League midway report: Groups A – D

Porn star: No one parties like Janikowski

Report: Expect Florida to make a run at Bob Stoops

The San Francisco Giants are zombies

10 bold predictions for NFL Week 8

Pitcher's wife leaves generous tip

Nicklaus defends Jameis Winston

NFL players who could be traded by the deadline

Royals fans sleeping during Game 1

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.