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T.P. Grant

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T.P. is a staff writer for Bloody Elbow and a voter for the official UFC.com rankings. T.P. grew up in the midwest and was an athlete at The Ohio State University. He is an avid fan of football, baseball, hockey, and combat sports. He currently resides in Chicago and remains a fan of the Chicago Cubs, Ohio State Buckeyes, Chicago Bears, and Chicago Blackhawks.

T.P. currently trains in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and has been writing about Mixed Martial Arts since 2008.

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I had brown at 10
Commented on UFC on Fox 12: Lawler vs. Brown Results - Sunday Perspective on Jul 27 2014, 8:26a - 1 reply
UFC on Fox 12: Lawler vs. Brown Results - Sunday Perspective
Posted on Jul 27 2014, 8:00a
tough number to confirm
Commented on Bad Boy Presents Bloody Elbow Radio - Episode 348: UFC on Fox 12 Post-Fight Show on Jul 27 2014, 12:30a
needed to see
Commented on Bad Boy Presents Bloody Elbow Radio - Episode 348: UFC on Fox 12 Post-Fight Show on Jul 26 2014, 11:25p - 1 reply
gonna happen
Commented on Bad Boy Presents Bloody Elbow Radio - Episode 348: UFC on Fox 12 Post-Fight Show on Jul 26 2014, 11:21p - 1 reply
agreed solid fight
Commented on Bad Boy Presents Bloody Elbow Radio - Episode 348: UFC on Fox 12 Post-Fight Show on Jul 26 2014, 10:53p
he landed a few really good kicks to the body
Commented on Bad Boy Presents Bloody Elbow Radio - Episode 348: UFC on Fox 12 Post-Fight Show on Jul 26 2014, 10:50p - 1 reply
I really like FIVE grappling rules
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 1:26p
ahhhh
Commented on Video: Ohio State's renovated locker room water wall on Jul 25 2014, 1:13p
got them from that pdf
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 11:53a - 1 reply
yes
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 11:51a
you have to achieve a strong control
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 10:56a - 1 reply
yes
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 10:02a - 1 reply
yeah I'm a purple belt
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 9:48a - 4 replies
think that is a pretty reasonable explanation for it
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 9:43a - 1 reply
joking?
Commented on Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough? on Jul 25 2014, 9:15a - 2 replies
Rickson Gracie's New Rule Set Worthy of Praise but Does It Go Far Enough?
Posted on Jul 25 2014, 9:00a
it also bears mentioning
Commented on Renan Barao on Team Alpha Male's Instagram joke: 'It pushes me to train more' on Jul 24 2014, 11:10p - 1 reply
damn
Commented on Ohio State fires marching band director Jonathan Waters over 'sexualized culture' on Jul 24 2014, 3:11p
also it does cover rolling to that position
Commented on Bloody Elbow Review: Aesopian's Mastering the Crucifix on Jul 21 2014, 10:09p
still one of my favorite MMA knockouts ever
Commented on Bloody Elbow Review: Aesopian's Mastering the Crucifix on Jul 21 2014, 10:08p
I'll echo what Marhsal said
Commented on Bloody Elbow Review: Aesopian's Mastering the Crucifix on Jul 21 2014, 5:28p
haha it is a learning curve
Commented on Bloody Elbow Review: Aesopian's Mastering the Crucifix on Jul 21 2014, 5:23p
Bloody Elbow Review: Aesopian's Mastering the Crucifix
Posted on Jul 21 2014, 9:32a
No Subject
Commented on Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, planned UFC 178 fight with Donald Cerrone is scrapped on Jul 18 2014, 11:02p
see some interesting things happened
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 18 2014, 3:58p
yep
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 10:03p
I made it through all current books
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 6:14p - 3 replies
get on that shit then
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 6:12p - 1 reply
the UFC doesn't have the fan base to support anything close to what MLB or NFL does
Commented on UFC Over-saturation? on Jul 17 2014, 5:09p - 3 replies
gah!!!
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 4:51p
no it is the perfect video
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 3:39p - 2 replies
I think Bocek put it an awful way
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 2:53p - 1 reply
yep
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 2:49p
the thing is
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 2:46p - 7 replies
No Subject
Commented on Mark Bocek on training with a female Olympic medalist in wrestling: 'It feels like wrestling with a 12 year old' on Jul 17 2014, 2:30p - 4 replies
that is why I didn't say it was the worst piece of refing I'd ever seen
Commented on UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller - Thursday Perspective on Jul 17 2014, 9:14a - 1 reply
if the Cariaso fight hadn't already been made
Commented on UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller - Thursday Perspective on Jul 17 2014, 9:04a - 2 replies
No Subject
Commented on UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller - Thursday Perspective on Jul 17 2014, 8:56a - 1 reply
yep!
Commented on UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller - Thursday Perspective on Jul 17 2014, 8:47a
UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller - Thursday Perspective
Posted on Jul 17 2014, 8:12a
really all these concepts apply, it is just harder to do
Commented on BJJ Video: Beginner's Guide to the Open Guard on Jul 16 2014, 9:08a
the four points of contact still applies
Commented on BJJ Video: Beginner's Guide to the Open Guard on Jul 16 2014, 9:05a - 1 reply
BJJ Video: Beginner's Guide to the Open Guard
Posted on Jul 15 2014, 1:00p
yeah
Commented on Tweets of the Day: Renzo Gracie: 'The world is in great hands' on Jul 15 2014, 10:24a - 1 reply
if he is going to teach a seminar
Commented on Tweets of the Day: Renzo Gracie: 'The world is in great hands' on Jul 15 2014, 10:04a - 1 reply
in the last two years
Commented on SB Nation MMA rankings: Women's pound-for-pound on Jul 15 2014, 9:17a
wrestling isn't sub grappling though
Commented on Countdown to Metamoris: Chael Sonnen vs. Andre Galvao on Jul 15 2014, 9:11a - 2 replies
yeah
Commented on Countdown to Metamoris: Chael Sonnen vs. Andre Galvao on Jul 15 2014, 7:51a - 2 replies
my point is comparing them off their performances against Ronda
Commented on SB Nation MMA rankings: Women's pound-for-pound on Jul 13 2014, 8:04p - 1 reply
the bigger issue is outside of Cyborg
Commented on BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira in talks with the UFC, says maybe she’ll defeat Rousey with an armbar on Jul 13 2014, 7:40p - 1 reply
following that logic
Commented on SB Nation MMA rankings: Women's pound-for-pound on Jul 13 2014, 3:18p - 1 reply
yeah 135 is actually quite a deep and talented division
Commented on BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira in talks with the UFC, says maybe she’ll defeat Rousey with an armbar on Jul 13 2014, 2:58p - 1 reply
I get where you are coming from
Commented on BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira in talks with the UFC, says maybe she’ll defeat Rousey with an armbar on Jul 13 2014, 9:55a
No Subject
Commented on BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira in talks with the UFC, says maybe she’ll defeat Rousey with an armbar on Jul 13 2014, 9:39a - 2 replies
pretty sure
Commented on BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira in talks with the UFC, says maybe she’ll defeat Rousey with an armbar on Jul 13 2014, 9:35a
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