Monthly Archives: December 2010

UFC 125 Preview

I’ve put UFC through the ringer recently for their crappy cards and fights. This night is not one of them. Lightweight Championship bout: Frankie Edgar (13-1) (c) vs. Gray Maynard (10-0, 1 NC) I am so looking forward to this … Continue reading

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My favorite moments of 2010-MMA Edition

Wow, what a year MMA has seen in 2010. We had the ending of the WEC, the story of Court McGee’s rise from the ashes to win The Ultimate Fighter and one thing became very clear… we need better judging. … Continue reading

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Rubio-Santana Preview

How do you celebrate your New Years? 20 college football games that are meaningless? Trying every natural hangover remedy known to man only to discover they do NOT work? Or black-eyed peas? Well, if you’re in Torreon, Mexico, you have … Continue reading

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Rex Ryan: Why Do We Care?

I love Rex Ryan. He’s like that kid on the team who always runs his mouth, but you like the guy anyway. Flipping off the MMA crowd, running his mouth out about how he’s going to beat the [insert rival … Continue reading

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Baseball Hall-of-Fame’s Biggest Mistake

What is the Hall-of-Fame’s biggest mistake? Bobby Mathews? Vada Pinson? Tommy John? Jim McCormick? So, before I go any further… Yes, the HOF’s biggest mistake is Pete Rose. There is no debating that. But let’s be honest. Pete Rose messed … Continue reading

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Dear Santa-MMA Edition

Dear Santa, I’ve been good this year for the most part. I watched both seasons of Ultimate Fighter, bought a few TapOut t-shirts and began blogging about MMA. I try not to ask for too much this year, because I … Continue reading

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Bob Feller RIP

This has been a very rough past couple of weeks for me when it comes to celebrity deaths. We lost Leslie Nielsen, reports are that we lost Blake Edwards and now we have lost Bob Feller. There are a lot … Continue reading

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MPX-Year End Awards

So, before I go into the Year-in-Review awards, let me begin with my personal story. In August I was in the mood for some local indy wrestling. I went to a friend in the business I know through my sister-in-law. … Continue reading

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Why Cliff Lee Does Not Mean We Are Champions… Yet

I don’t know if anybody here remembers 2006. It was the year I got married, I was settling into my new job, and I was enjoying my last few days of Bachelorhood. ’06 was a special year, because that was … Continue reading

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A Personal Note to Wrestlers and Their Fans

First, before I begin, let me just say that I love wrestling. I have for 14 years and it’s been one of the biggest parts of my life. I’ve been to a lot of wrestling events through the years. I’ve … Continue reading

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