Palm Beach County deputy Eric Swiger is a former MMA fighter. And last week, Palm Beach County sheriff's deputies met with him for a three-day camp to learn how to fight MMA style, and how to spot perps who are trained to fight MMA style. It makes sense. MMA is becoming one of the most popular spor ... More >>
Esther Lin/StrikeforceFormer Heisman trophy winner, 47-year-old Herschel Walker, pounded 26-year-old Greg Nagy for 12 minutes before the TKO.The Pro Bowl is inarguably the worst event in professional sports. The game of football, replete with epic playbooks, chemistry that takes years to build, a ... More >>
Flickr user: Joe Johnston PhotographyUFC light heavyweight champion fighter, Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell One of the few new industries to rise from the smoldering ashes of our crumbling modern economy is Mixed Martial Arts. It seems that men in touch with their inner cave man make voracious cons ... More >>
flickr.com He's mean-looking, but how will he fare against the big boys? The last time we saw Kimbo Slice (aka Kevin Ferguson) he was on his knees at the BankAtlantic Center getting punched in the head by a pink-haired smoothie salesman. In 14 seconds, it seemed his mixed martial arts  ... More >>
flickr.com Randy Couture lost to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 102, but things could be a lot worse for the fighting legend.Less than a year after he lost his UFC heavyweight title to former NFLer Brock Lesnar, Couture had another hard loss last weekend to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in a ... More >>
Who knew that this weekend in Fort Lauderdale, the National Karate Federation staged its national championships? Clearly, this is a federation that needs some steel cages, a Kimbo Slice, and a sequel to the 1984 Ralph Macchio classic. Well... one outta three ain't bad.Here's video shot from this wee ... More >>
flicker.com Joey Porter and Jason Taylor may karate chop an opposing QB or two. Joey Porter knows a thing or two about fighting. He also knows about carrying a gun in South Florida and getting shot in the ass in Colorado. Now Bill Parcells has called in a team to teach Joey Porter (and J ... More >>
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