Tag Archives: Edson Barboza

The State of the UFC Lightweight Division

The UFC lightweight division is officially a mess. The champion Frankie Edgar was scheduled to face top contender Gray Maynard at UFC 130 on May 28th, but injuries to both guys have forced that fight to be postponed. Depending on … Continue reading

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Who Will Fight at UFC: Rio?

Every Brazilian fighter on the UFC roster wants to fight at the UFC even in Rio De Janeiro. I am sure several of the fighters have lobbied for a spot on the card. The bottom line is that not every … Continue reading

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WEC Lightweights vs. UFC Lightweights

Many people have said that the WEC lightweights could not compete against the UFC lightweights. Many people have wanted to see the top WEC lightweights compete against the UFC’s lightweights. We often wonder how will Anthony Pettis, Ben Henderson and … Continue reading

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Potential Breakout Stars in 2011

Every year some fighters go from relative unknown to star and even contender.  2011 will be no different.  The problem is that sometimes these “breakout stars” come from no where.  Sometimes they simply make the most of an opportunity.  For … Continue reading

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