Michael “The Count” Bisping and Rashad Evans recently sat down with ESPN to discuss their upcoming bout at UFC 78: Validation on November 17 in Newark, New Jersey.
Houston Alexander tells ESPN that he wants to make things quick and exciting for the fans against Thiago Silva at UFC 78 this weekend.
Jake Shields talks about his upcoming fight against Mike Pyle at EliteXC: Renegade tomorrow night and discusses why he believes he is one of the best welterweights in the world right now.
Miletich Fighting Systems was profiled last night on ESPN’s newest program, E:60. The segment reviewed a normal day at Pat Miletich’s gym in Bettendorf, Iowa and showed certain fighters getting ready to compete in the IFL.
UFC heavyweight contender Brandon Vera plans on giving former champ Tim Sylvia fits on the feet with an array of strikes at UFC 77: Hostile Territory. Vera also discusses his 11 month layoff and how he is both excited and nervous coming into his return to the Octagon with ESPN.
UFC announcers Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan give their take on what will happen in UFC 77: Hostile Territory’s two main bouts - Anderson Silva vs Rich Franklin and Tim Sylvia vs Brandon Vera.
UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva discusses how he took advantage of Rich Franklin’s mistakes in their last fight and how he intends to beat Franklin for the second straight time this weekend.
Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin discusses his loss to current champion Anderson Silva at UFC 64 and why fighting in his hometown of Cincinatti, Ohio is both a blessing and a curse at the same time.
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia discusses his loss to fellow former champion Randy Couture at UFC 68 and why Brandon Vera, his scheduled opponent at UFC 77, might not be as talented as everyone believes he is with ESPN.
Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture discusses his recent resignation from the UFC and the reasons behind it with ESPN SportsCenter anchor Brian Kenny. Kenny also reads some quotes from UFC President Dana White concerning the situation.