Casey Hodgin

Casey is a passionate MMA writer and journalism student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Lobov Preview

Swanson vs Lobov

The action just keeps on going. This weekend, live out of Nashville, the UFC will bring us a Fight Night card. This one headlined by a couple of barn burners. The rest of the card is littered with some firework match ups. Let’s go over these bouts: UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs Lobov Cub Swanson vs Artem Lobov They say talk …

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Who Is The Top UFC Middleweight Contender?

UFC Middleweight Michael Bisping

The UFC middleweight division has been a mess ever since Michael Bisping won the belt. Since that day (UFC 199 – June 4, 2016), Bisping has defended it once; that defense being against legend (but undeserving) Dan Henderson. Now, the UFC middleweight division has a logjam of contenders, all with impressive resumes, but who is most deserving? Bisping vs GSP …

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UFC on FOX Recap: Demetrious Johnson Ties Record

Demetrious Johnson

One of the most stacked UFC on Fox cards went down last Saturday. The event didn’t score well in terms of ratings, but the fight delivered. We got an entire night of action, and witnessed history when Demetrious Johnson tied Anderson Silva’s record for most consecutive UFC title defenses. Let’s go over the highlights: Demetrious Johnson submits Wilson Reis In …

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UFC on Fox: Johnson vs Reis Preview

Johnson vs Reis

The UFC returns to Fox with a flyweight title fight. Demetrious Johnson will look to make history and tie Anderson Silva’s record of most title defenses with 10. Or, will the long-time great get upset? Other great bouts are littered throughout the card. Let’s go over the main bouts you’ll want to pay attention to on this Johnson vs Reis …

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Weidman vs Mousasi: Breaking Down the Controversy

Weidman vs Mousasi

Unless you live under a rock, you may have heard a thing or two about the result of Chris Weidman vs Gegard Mousasi. It was perhaps the biggest talking point coming out of UFC 210. Even more than Daniel Cormier defeating Anthony Johnson again, and the subsequent out-of-nowhere Johnson retirement announcement. Nevertheless, let’s breakdown the result of Weidman vs Mousasi, …

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UFC 210 Results Recap: Cormier Defends Title

ufc 210 results

UFC 210 is now in the books! Buffalo, NY played host to an action-packed night of fights. Let’s go through the UFC 210 results and recap some of the highlights of the night. UFC 210 Results & Highlights Daniel Cormier defends title, chokes out “Rumble” Johnson In the main event of UFC 210, light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier successfully defended his …

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UFC 210 Preview: Weidman vs Mousasi

#4 Chris Weidman vs #5 Gegard Mousasi rests in the co-main event of UFC 210. Weidman vs Mousasi is an extremely compelling match up that you won’t want to miss. UFC 210 goes down this Saturday; be sure to check back with us for post-event coverage! Now onto the fight: Weidman vs Mousasi While they both may be top 5 middleweights, they’re …

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UFC 210 Preview: DC vs Rumble 2

UFC 210 is coming up this Saturday. Headlining the Buffalo, NY event is DC vs Rumble 2. This match up for the light-heavyweight championship, and is destined to be quite the scrap. Let’s get into the intricacies of this main event: Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier vs Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson 1 Before we can look at DC vs Rumble 2, let’s revisit …

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Tony Ferguson’s Next Fight: Khabib, McGregor, Diaz?

Tony Ferguson

When #1 ranked lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov pulled out last second against #2 Tony Ferguson, it left them both in a difficult spot. It’s very unclear who Tony Ferguson’s next fight will be against – let’s go over the options. Khabib Fallout Tony received lots of media attention after Khabib pulled out of their fight. He was vocal with what comes next: he …

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Bellator 180: Sonnen, Silva, Fedor, Mitrione, and More!

Bellator 180

Bellator will make its first appearance at the renowned Madison Square Garden with Bellator 180. This super card will feature a sleu of the promotion’s best. This card has the potential to be Bellator’s biggest card of all time. It’s a big step towards being able to compete with the UFC. Expect Bellator 180 is absolutely kick ass! Here’s what …

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