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Patrick Wyman

  • joined Mar 27, 2011
  • last login Jul 24, 2014
  • posts 78
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I'm a historian who works on Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages. Muay Thai practitioner and MMA enthusiast. Author of the Searching for Future Champions prospect series on Bloody Elbow, former writer at the dearly departed Head Kick Legend.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Seattle Mariners
  • NBA Portland Trail Blazers
  • NFL Seattle Seahawks
  • NCAAF USC Trojans
  • NHL Boston Bruins
  • MMA Fabricio Werdum, Shogun Rua, Wanderlei Silva, Anthony Pettis, Jake Ellenberger, Jose Aldo, Renan Barao
User Blog

UFN 43 and 44 Results: Winners and losers

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Patrick Wyman fills you in on the real winners and losers from yesterday's UFC doubleheader in the most comprehensive recap you'll find on the internet.

WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor Preview

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Patrick Wyman runs through this weekend's excellent World Series of Fighting card, breaking down and analyzing each matchup for your reading pleasure.

MMA's Top Unsigned Prospects

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the five best unsigned prospects in MMA - Thomas de Almeida, Scott Askham, Musa Khamanaev, Islam Makhachev, and Gleristone Santos - complete with analysis, GIFs, and...

UFC 174 Results: Winners and losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from UFC 174, giving you the most detailed recap and analysis of last night's card on the interwebs.

The Haters' Guide to UFC 174

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Mookie Alexander and Patrick Wyman turn their withering (or withered?) wit on UFC 174's epic battle for the shire-weight belt in the misty mountains of British Columbia.

Hard Times, Hard People, and the North Caucasus

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Patrick Wyman completes the two-part exploration of the North Caucasus region in preparation for Ali Bagautinov's crack at the flyweight title.

A history of violence: the North Caucasus and MMA

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Patrick Wyman digs into the troubled and violent history of Dagestan and the North Caucasus in anticipation of Ali Bagautinov's title fight at UFC 174.

UFN - Henderson vs. Khabilov: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from yesterday's Fight Night card in Albuquerque, giving you the most detailed recap and analysis you'll find on the web.

Searching for Future Champions: June 2014 update

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Patrick Wyman takes a half-yearly look back, complete with GIFs and video, at the 25 Searching for Future Champions prospects and their progression.

Suicide bombing planned for M-1 Challenge foiled

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Security forces in the Russian federal republic of Ingushetia foiled a suicide bombing attempt allegedly planned for June 7th's M-1 Challenge 49 event.

UFN Berlin, TUF Brazil Finale: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman reviews the real winners and losers from yesterday's cards in the most comprehensive recap around.

On Las Vegas and UFC 173

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Patrick Wyman reviews UFC 173 from the live viewer's perspective, dissecting the psychology of the Vegas crowd and how it explains Dana White.

Bloody Studies: The Rise of Renan Barao

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Patrick Wyman gives the definitive analysis of Renan Barao with a video- and GIF-heavy look at the UFC's underappreciated bantamweight champion.

UFN - Brown vs. Silva Results: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from last night's Brown vs. Silva card.

Champs in Training: St-Pierre, Aldo, and Weidman

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the early careers of Georges St-Pierre, Jose Aldo, and Chris Weidman with a video- and GIF-heavy analysis of their development as prospects.

Understanding MMA Striking Mechanics

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Patrick Wyman breaks down the basic mechanics of punching, kicking, and kneeing for MMA fans.

UFC 172 Results: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from yesterday's UFC 172 card in Baltimore

The Haters' Guide to UFC 172

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Mookie Alexander and Patrick Wyman return with another installment of the Haters' Guide, a pre-event airing of grievances. This week's edition covers THE MOST STACKED CARD EVER, Jon Jones' social...

Searching for Future Champions: April 2014 Update

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Patrick Wyman takes the second monthly look back - complete with GIFs and video - at the Searching for Future Champions prospects.

UFC on Fox 11 Results: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from yesterday's UFC on Fox: Browne vs. Werdum card.

TUF Nations Finale: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from yesterday's TUF Nations Finale.

UFN - Abu Dhabi Results: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from yesterday's Fight Night card in Abu Dhabi.

Jim Alers, Alan Omer, and the Road Less Traveled

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Hyped featherweight prospects Jim Alers and Alan Omer make their debuts in the UFC on Friday's Abu Dhabi card. Patrick Wyman takes a look at their skills and potential with video and GIFs in light...

On Fabio Maldonado and Action Fighters

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the emerging breed of action fighters populating the UFC's roster and discusses the long-term implications.

Forrest Griffin: 'Friends don't let friends plead guilty'

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Presented (mostly) without comment, but what in the hell just happened?

Forrest Griffin: 'Friends don't let friends plead guilty'

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Presented (mostly) without comment, but what in the hell just happened?

Forrest Griffin: 'Friends don't let friends plead guilty'

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Presented (mostly) without comment, but what in the hell just happened?

Shogun vs. Henderson Results: Fights to Make

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Patrick Wyman tries to do Joe Silva's and Sean Shelby's job in the aftermath of Shogun vs. Henderson II and gives some suggestions as to where the main card fighters go from here.

Shogun vs. Henderson Results: Winners and Losers

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Patrick Wyman takes a look at the real winners and losers from last night's event in Natal.

UFC signs top featherweights Bektic and Skelly

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The UFC has signed undefeated featherweight prospects Mirsad Bektic and Chas Skelly for a bout at UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando on April 19th.

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