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Corey Anderson reveals UFC Fight Pass has become his secret weapon

From the moment Corey Anderson was selected to be a part of Frankie Edgar's team on The Ultimate Fighter season 19, he knew he found a coach and a friend for life. Edgar mentored Anderson on the show, but once filming was completed is really when this 'teacher/student' relationship took off.  Anderson picked up everything he needed and moved his training camp to New Jersey so he...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar: "You can't fool the people, they know what's real"

For the last week and a half, Frankie Edgar has been banging the drum as loudly as he possibly could to bring support down in his favor to get the next shot at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Edgar did his part inside the Octagon by dominating and then finishing No. 2 ranked fighter Cub Swanson, but the former lightweight champion knows that earning a title fight isn't as easy...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Agrees with Fans, Conor McGregor Counters

Frankie Edgar (pictured) agrees with the 53 percent who voted that he should get next crack at reigning UFC featherweight king Jose Aldo, despite the fact he lost to Aldo just 22 months ago. “The numbers don’t lie. I do it with my fighting not my talking,” Edgar wrote on his verified Twitter account with an image of the poll results from UFC.com. The second sentence in Edgar’s...
Via 5thRound.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

The Afternooner for November 25

(The Afternooner is our lunchtime dose of combat sports news.) Contributor: Ben Kohn     Cub Swanson talked about his loss to Frankie Edgar in a way that many fighters can learn from in dealing with a loss. Swanson thanked Edgar for the lesson, promised to get better, and said Edgar exposed him. Candid talk from a fighter is rare and the last time I can think of a fighter admitting...
Via Undercard Superstar
24 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs Swanson Fighter Purses, Attendance & Gate

Frankie Edgar has called for a featherweight title shot after his destruction of Cub Swanson on Saturday night, and it makes sense – he’s already paid like a champ.  Edgar was the top earner at UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs Swanson. Before we go any further, we should note that the Texas Athletic Commission doesn’t release fighter pay […]
Via MMA Manifesto
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Next Fights for Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar?

  The UFC Fight Night 57 Main Event between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson has major implications for the UFC Featherweight. Unofficially at least, the winner of the fight would have been widely regarded as the number one contender. That ended up being Edgar, who dominated Swanson throughout the entire fight before he finished him with a submission and ended Swanson’s six-fight...
Via Fight Of The Night
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Fight Night Austin Highlights: Frankie Edgar crushes Cub Swanson in Texas

“I think the court is complete here. I’m the king, Chad is the prince and now we have a joker.” This is what UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo told us after defeating Chad Mendes last month in Rio. It’s a great quote. He did forget to take “The Answer” into account though. Frankie Edgar’s performance last night against Cub Swanson may have been the best his career...
Via Fight Booth
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar destroys Cub Swanson, finishes with 5th round rear naked choke

The featherweight division might be enamored by an Irishman these days, but the question about who is the top contender at 145-pounds was answered emphatically as Frankie Edgar bludgeoned Cub Swanson before earning a fifth round rear naked choke finish. The talk of the town was Swanson's six-fight win streak and potential title shot with a win, but Edgar had much, much different...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Taps Out Cub Swanson With 4 Seconds To Go At UFN 57

After a dominant five round performance tonight in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar went all out for a finish against Cub Swanson and found it by submission with just 4 seconds remaining! Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Edgar with a leg kick to start. Another kick from Edgar. Edgar thinking about a clinch as Swanson fires off a few punches...
Via Fight Of The Night
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking down Cub Swanson versus Frankie Edgar

Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar meet in a five round fight to most likely determine the next title shot against Jose Aldo. This is a matchup between two of the best and most exciting fighters in the UFC. They are part of why the featherweight class is one of the most electrifying in the sport today. One of the most stacked and exciting divisions in the UFC right now is the featherweight...
Via Fight Booth
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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