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Conor McGregor: “I don’t think Eddie Alvarez poses any threat”

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has always been one to speak his mind. The brash Irishman, who will challenge Eddie Alvarez for the UFC’s lightweight title on November 12 in New York, recently did a Fan Q&A with the LAD Bible where he gave his take on Alvarez […]

Michael Bisping replaces Weidman, fights Rockhold for the title at UFC 199

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Yesterday it was announced that former UFC middleweight title holder Chris Weidman was forced to withdraw from his scheduled rematch against current champion Luke Rockhold at UFC 199 due to an injury, thus leaving UFC officials scrambling to find a short-notice replacement. UFC President Dana White announced Wednesday […]

UFC Fight Night 84 Results: Bisping defeats “The Spider”

Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Main Card (UFC Fight Pass, 4 p.m ET) Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva – Bisping defeats Silva via unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) Thales Leites vs. Gegard Mousasi – Mousasi def. Leites via decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27) Tom Breese vs. Keita Nakamura – Breese def. Nakamura via […]

Marshawn Lynch announces NFL retirement!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       While everyone was expecting Peyton Manning to make retirement headlines following his victory at Super Bowl 50, it was Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch who stole the headlines. “Beast Mode” took to twitter Sunday night where he simply tweeted a peace emoji and a picture […]

Thomas Davis will play Sunday despite fractured arm!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     This Sunday at Super Bowl 50 veteran Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will take to the field with a plate and a dozen screws holding together his right forearm. Davis broke his right forearm during the team’s NFC Championship Game blowout over the Arizona Cardinals. In addition to Davis, the […]

Will Super Bowl 50 be Peyton Manning’s last game?

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Will Super Bowl 50 indeed by Peyton Manning’s last rodeo? Those were the words that came out of the star quarterback’s mouth when he thanked Bill Belichick after winning the AFC Championship game just two weeks ago. NFL media insider Ian Rapoport reported that other people […]