As he preps for UFC 200, Frankie Edgar is grappling Rutgers wrestler Anthony Ashnault

Frankie Edgar is in high gear in his training for a UFC 200 interim title bout with Jose Aldo, wrestling each week with Rutgers All-American Anthony Ashnault. Watch video TOMS RIVER -- As he enters the final stretch of his training for an interim-title shot, Frankie Edgar's weekly regimen is scripted for every challenge he may...
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Jose Aldo responds to Frankie Edgar's injury criticism

Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar fought once before for the UFC featherweight title back at UFC 156 where they seemed to develop a mutual respect for one another after engaging in a five-round war. When Aldo and Edgar came face-to-face as opponents again in the lead-up to UFC 200, neither fighter was very vocal when it came to his opponent, instead, deciding to focus on their own upcoming...
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Frankie Edgar takes a dig at Jose Aldo's history of dropping out of fights

Ever since he got embroiled in a nasty war of words with Conor McGregor, former featherweight champion Jose Aldo has gotten much more vocal expressing his feelings about past and present opponents including Frankie Edgar, who he faces at UFC 200.Throughout his UFC career, Aldo has always been a fairly respectful fighter without a bad word to say about anybody really, but it seems...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar on Jose Aldo: 'He pulls out of every other fight'

In 2013, Jose Aldo successfully defended his featherweight world title against challenger Frankie Edgar with a narrow five-round decision that could have gone either way. Heading into their rematch at UFC 200, however, Aldo has claimed that he handily beat Edgar, back then, and did so with one arm."The Answer" thinks that Jose Aldo is just trying to do a Conor McGregor impersonation...
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May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

B.J. Penn announces he will return at UFC 197

UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn is still planning on coming out of retirement, however, it just won’t be at UFC 196 as originally planned. Instead, Penn announced on his website that there has been a slight change of plans and he will now square off against an unnamed opponent at UFC 197 on April 23. Penn said that he was certain that he would return at UFC 196, but that the UFC...
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February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Puts His Foot Down; Will Only Fight For The Belt

Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is one of the good guys in the sport, but even he can only take so much and with his featherweight title shot currently hanging in the balance he appears to have decided to ignore sending a message of peace and goodwill to all men over the holiday season in […]
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December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

TUF 22 Finale Salaries: Frankie Edgar Big Winner At $360,000

Frankie Edgar (pictured) was the highest earner at Friday’s “The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale” event, and it wasn’t even close. Edgar scored $360,000, with half coming via win bonus, for knocking out Chad Mendes in the show’s featured attraction. Mendes, meanwhile, made $82,000. Tony Ferguson was the card’s second-highest paid fighter at $100,000, with half of his paycheck...
December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar would be ‘floored’ if he doesn’t get a featherweight title fight

Frankie Edgar, who is coming off a win over Chad Mendes by first round knockout at TUF 22 Finale, was told that he would fight the winner of Jose Aldo – Conor McGregor at UFC 194, which saw McGregor winning. Now, McGregor says that he will fight the winner of Rafael Dos Anjos – Donald Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17. Edgar still feels that he will fight for the featherweight title next...
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December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar Would Consider Bantamweight Stint Before Ending Career

Frankie Edgar is right in the thick of things in the UFC’s featherweight division at this moment in time, but he’s already thinking ahead to the possibility of a bantamweight campaign as well before he eventually hangs up his gloves. The 33 year-old is currently the No.2 contender at 145lbs after a four-fight winning streak and is heading into a potential title eliminator with...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Results: Frankie Edgar Bests Urijah Faber In Unanimous Decision

In a 145-pound SuperFight between two of MMA’s lighter weight pioneers on Saturday, former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber just couldn’t catch up with the speed and activity level of former UFC lightweight king Frankie Edgar, who kept his spot at the top of the division intact with a shutout five-round unanimous decision win at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines...
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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