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Cannon Jacques

  • joined May 29, 2008
  • last login Jul 26, 2014
  • posts 131
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The Unnecessary Question: Dan Henderson or Jake Shields?

Dan Henderson and Jake Shields bring a lot to their respective promotions in both positives and negatives.

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Illegal Blows to the Head May Well Deserve Our Attention

Illegal knee strikes may need to be addressed further by sanctioning bodies.

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Time: The Enemy of Great Fighters

Once great fighters, like other athletes, sometimes see dramatic dropoffs in performance with the passage of time.

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The Submission Game and Strikeforce's Place in MMA

Strikeforce's latest offering featured great submissions from high level grapplers. Submissions and other such aspects helps Strikeforce compete with the talent-laden UFC.

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Chuck Liddell Retirement: Part II

Chuck Liddell faces the retirement issue once again.

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Thoughts on UFC Domination, Fighter Pay and the Like

There are numerous things to consider in regard to fighter pay and promotional domination in MMA.

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Strikeforce in Difficult Position Following Nashville Event

Three title fights end in three five-round decisions. Strikeforce: Nashville didn't go off the air until after 11:30 on the east coast. To make matters worse, the card was punctuated by an...

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Looking Back at UFC 112

The event from Abu Dhabi got off to a nice start with some young fighters notching wins. Rafael Dos Anjos and Mark Munoz both did well for themselves.  Dos Anjos staved off a game Terry Etim and...

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Frank Shamrock Discusses Nick Diaz, the UFC and More

Frank Shamrock talks about Nick Diaz, the UFC's Dana White, and more.

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The UFC and Fedor Emelianenko Negotiate, Media Outlets Chided for Playing Favorites

"Media activism" is greatly overstated in respect to reporting and commentary about the UFC/Fedor Emelianenko negotiations.

Jesse Ventura shows support for the UFC in an interview with Larry King and helps the host by...

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Jesse Ventura shows support for the UFC in an interview with Larry King and helps the host by cluing him in on the proper terminology. Larry seems a little worried about this "ultimate boxing" thing. Ventura also expresses disapproval toward Brock Lesnar's post-fight antics at UFC 100. HT: MMA Fanhouse

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Overvaluing the Rift Between the UFC and Fedor Emelianenko

The UFC's inability to sign Fedor Emelianenko isn't a significant setback for the promotion at this point.

It's once again time for the Tito Ortiz version of Deal or No Deal. This time the target is...

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It's once again time for the Tito Ortiz version of Deal or No Deal. This time the target is Strikeforce. Ortiz says that he's going to start a promotion called 'Punishment Fighting Championships' with Strikeforce as a partner (3:05 mark). Ortiz is to be a promoter and fighter. Tito said he could face Babalu at a Strikeforce event in October, that he could sign a four-fight deal with Strikeforce, and that he could fight Fedor down the road. HT: MMA Fanhouse

A Shot at the UFC Equals a Shot at Redemption for Kimbo Slice

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Kimbo Slice is seeking redemption via the UFC's The Ultimate Fighter.

Tim Sylvia Eyes Boxing's "Ridiculous" Pay

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Tim Sylvia eyes pro boxing and big paydays.

I took some time off, obviously, and went to Hawaii to try and clear my head and get away...Gina...

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I took some time off, obviously, and went to Hawaii to try and clear my head and get away...Gina (Carano) went with me, and we just laid by the pool, just went out there to get away from everything. I came back, felt rejuvenated, and missed training. I want to do this full-time...Randy still wants to coach me, he still wants to be in my corner. We’re still sticking together as far the sport goes.

Kim Couture talks to MMA Weekly.

Finding the UFC's Next Lightweight Title Challenger

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Who is the next challenger for the UFC's lightweight crown?

Matt Hughes vs. Matt Serra: Better Late Than Never

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Matt Hughes vs. Matt Serra is a long time in coming, but it's still a great match.

Quote of the Day: Troy Polamalu Discusses MMA

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Troy Polamalu talks about being a fan of MMA.

Sarah Kaufman and Miesha Tate Put on Great Fight in Spite of Three-Minute Rounds

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Sarah Kaufman and Miesha Tate had a great match, but three minute rounds for women should be extended to five minutes.

Rousimar Palhares Sustains Broken Leg, Out of UFC 101 Bout

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Rousimar Palhares out of UFC 101 with a broken leg.

Who Will Make the UFC Hall of Fame?

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The UFC will induct two new members into its Hall of Fame on UFC 100 weekend. Who gets in, and will likely get in in the future.

Tara LaRosa and Strikeforce's Thin Roster

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Tara LaRosa, and other top women fighters, could help Strikeforce deepen their roster and advance their female division.

Quote of the Day: Greg Jackson Talks Anderson Silva and Creativity in MMA

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Greg Jackson talks about creativity in MMA.

WEC 41 Fight Card via MMA Weekly: Main Card -Mike Brown vs. Urijah Faber -Jose Aldo vs. Cub...

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WEC 41 Fight Card via MMA Weekly: Main Card -Mike Brown vs. Urijah Faber -Jose Aldo vs. Cub Swanson -Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone vs. James Krause -Jens Pulver vs. Josh Grispi Undercard -Manny Gamburyan vs. John Franchi -Mike Campbell vs. Anthony Pettis -Scott Jorgensen vs. Antonio Banuelos -Eddie Wineland vs. Frank Gomez -Rolando Perez vs. Seth Dikun

Minimizing Risk in MMA Can Incur Real Costs

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Anderson Silva and other fighters taking a less aggressive approach has costs.

Quote of the Day: Gegard Mousasi Discusses Move Up in Weight

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Gegard Mousasi talks about moving up in weight.

Chuck is still dangerous to anybody. Anybody that thinks that if Chuck Liddell hits them they won't...

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Chuck is still dangerous to anybody. Anybody that thinks that if Chuck Liddell hits them they won't go down is wrong. Chuck is a threat to anybody. As a friend I hope he doesn't leave the sport for two reasons: Number one, I like him and I like watching him. Number two, I still think he's good enough to do some serious damage to people.

Matt Hughes gives his opinion in regard to Chuck Liddell's potential retirement.

What About Demian Maia vs. Anderson Silva?

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Demian Maia may have lost his shot against Anderson Silva.

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