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  1. UFC 179: Glover Teixeira Needs Strong Rebound Performance To Rekindle Title HopesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Rant MMA

    ... as the co-main event of UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro. Davis is also in rebound mode after being dominated by Anthony Johnson his last time out. The No. 4 ranked Teixeira had an impressive 20-fight win streak come to end in Baltimore at UFC 172 when he ...


  2. Phil Davis: Win over Glover Teixeira puts me right back in title contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    "Mr Wonderful" is coming off a disappointing loss to Anthony Johnson in his last octagon outing, and is in a must-win position to stay relevant in the 205-pound division. "It feels a little different but it also feels the same."


  3. Once a Hot Prospect, Phil Davis Faces Career Crossroads at UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Theoretically, Davis is still in the thick of his fighting prime. He's a respectable 12-2-1 and continues to hang around the UFC's light heavyweight Top 10. Before April's decision loss to a resurgent Anthony Johnson, he hadn't tasted defeat in more than two years, and his three-fight win streak included a victory over former champion Nonetheless, Davis' Saturday showdown with Glover Teixeira feels steeped in uneasy implications.


  4. Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis: Keys to Victory for Each FighterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... for the first time since his failed bid at the title against Jon Jones, and Davis is coming off a loss to Anthony Johnson. This is a big matchup for both contenders and their chances at a shot at the championship. on the UFC 179 fight card, and may ...


  5. UFC 179: 3 Fighters with the Most to GainRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... division's top echelon of fighters. His stock severely fell after dropping a one-sided decision to Anthony Johnson in his previous fight, and a loss to his opponent at UFC 179 would place him completely out of title contention status. Lastly, Beneil ...


  6. UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 weigh-in results and live video streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    ... challenger Glover Teixeira takes on Phil Davis, who is also looking to get back on track after his defeat to Anthony Johnson. Before we get to those fights (plus the other 9 on the card), we have to make sure they all make weight. Bloody Elbow is ...


  7. Manager optimistic that Anthony Johnson will return to UFC once domestic disputes are resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson was suspended from the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion after reports surfaced that "Rumble" was on the wrong end of a criminal complaint filed by the mother of his children. Soon thereafter, it was also learned that Johnson was involved in yet another another domestic disturbance on March 19, 2014, with a different female.


  8. Details: Anthony Johnson due back in court next Wednesday for restraining order hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BloodyElbow

    Details on the current court case involving Anthony Johnson, his ex-girlfriend and the restraining order obtained following allegations of threats and a history of domestic violence. Anthony Johnson will be back in civil court next Wednesday, in what should be the conclusion of the case relating to the mother of his children filing an order of protection.


  9. UFC 179 Main Card Betting Odds and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    ... been out of action since his failed bid at the UFC strap, and Davis dropped a potential title eliminator to Anthony Johnson. Nine more bouts line the UFC 179 card. Bleacher Report will give you information to work with before you lay down on one of ...


  10. Anthony Johnson's manager optimistic about his situation with UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    After his wins over Phil Davis and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in his UFC return this year, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson went from UFC washout to one of the scariest fighters in the organization. He may have been only one win away from a UFC light heavyweight title fight when he was suspended last month after it was revealed domestic abuse allegations were filed against him.


  11. UFC 179: Phil Davis won't get screwed by judges in Brazil because...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MMA Mania

    ... soil. The 205-pound scrap is a must-win for both men as they are each coming off losses with Davis losing to Anthony Johnson via decision at UFC 172 last April. Glover, meanwhile, hasn't seen action since coming up short on the judges' scorecards at ...


  12. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | BleacherReport

    ... fighter has failed to break through against men who can defend the takedown. He has faltered against Anthony Johnson and Rashad Evans and took a questionable decision where he looked lackluster against Lyoto Machida. Both men are looking to get back ...


  13. Report: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Rashad Evans targeted for UFC on FOX in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | BloodyElbow

    ... options for the one fight he needs to win so stamp his title shot vs. the Jon Jones / Daniel Cormier winner. Anthony Johnson was Plan A before he was suspended indefinitely due to his pending domestic violence case , but a highly formidable Plan B ...


  14. Scrutiny of fighters for not "stating their case" on the mic needs to stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BloodyElbow

    ... his venom towards Jon Jones in an attempt to answer to the bossman's criticism leading up to a fight with Anthony Johnson. I found this downright hard to watch, it came across as a direct response to what Dana had said and a feeble attempt to get ...


  15. Phil Davis: 'If somebody wants to name me the Brazilian Killer, you're more than welcome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 |

    Anthony Johnson snapped Phil Davis ' win streak in April, but "Mr. Wonderful" is already looking to start a new one against Glover Teixeira in Rio de Janeiro. Davis, who scored all of his four wins since 2011 against Brazilian opponents, returns to action in the co-main event of the UFC 179 pay-per-view card on Oct. 25, and fighting in enemy territory is not new to him.


  16. So Meta Roundtable: Is Conor McGregor Right About MMA Footwork?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | BloodyElbow

    ... that is partially true, it's something that you can easily transport to Robbie Lawlor or TJ Dillashaw or Anthony Johnson , or any number of fighters at the high end of the striking pecking order. If your footwork is good enough, people don't get the ...


  17. 3 Fights for Dan Henderson to Finish out His Hall of Fame CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | BleacherReport

    ... much tread left on their tires. 's fresh off the wrong end of a first-round knockout against a rejuvenated Anthony Johnson in July while Henderson's still a little drowsy from being put to sleep in his latest outing against Again, there are few ways ...


  18. UFC- The Official Magazine is now available on MagzterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | MacMegasite

    ... heavyweight belt in 2015 in an exclusive interview. Check out the features on fighters Michael Bisping, Anthony Johnson, Chad Mendes, Daron Cruickshank, CB Dollaway and more. Get in shape (and get a tan) with the 30-minute outdoor workout. And get ...


  19. MMA Tete-A-Tete: Eugene & Nate on Cody Gibson, Anthony Johnson, Brock ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | BloodyElbow

    Eugene and Nate look back at some of the recent events in the UFC, ask whether or not Anthony Johnson will return from his suspension and talk about whether or not we want Brock Lesnar to return to the UFC. As always if you enjoy this sort of gum flapping, subscribe to the MMA Nation YouTube channel .


  20. Phil Davis Has Huge Point To Prove At UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Rant MMA

    Phil "Mr. Wonderful" Davis has a point to prove in his co-main event bout at UFC 179 against Glover Teixeira . He recently spoke of a championship bout with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones prior to his fight with Anthony Johnson .