This week on The Writer and The Fighter, Oregon Sports News Senior MMA Writer David Golden and Bellator MMA fighter Jake Smith break down some of the action from UFC on ESPN+ 14, discuss how Jake is feeling leading up to his fight at Bellator 226, and try to decide if football players and MMA fighters actually want to switch jobs.
UFC 225 is fast approaching and fight fans are ready for a card that is absolutely loaded with talent. This card features fifteen fighters who are either ranked in the top-fifteen of their respective divisions […]
Few in the sport of MMA have fallen short in each of their four title fights. Unfortunately, however, Chael Sonnen did. Born in Oregon, the former professional mixed martial artist enjoyed a successful career across […]
Colby Covington is one of the most promising young talents in the UFC. Following graduation, the former state champion wrestler from Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon would go on to win a junior college […]