Archives for Nick Thompson

Fortunes changed for five at UFC Philadelphia


Two events might have overshadowed the quick UFC Philadelphia headliner Saturday night.

MMA Rundown - part 2: WFCA, DEEP 82 Impact


More events with notable names for this weekend, with tremendous expectations for action.

TUF 25 recap - Assistant coach smackdown!


Julian Lane sheds his “Let me bang, bro!” image, Ramsey Nijem also comes across as a nice guy, but the coaches are happy to be the villains a reality show apparently needs.

Inside TUF: Is the talent pool tapped out?


Are veteran fighters too boring for TUF? Can the UFC find the right rotation of weight classes to develop more good prospects? Also, a fighter bares his backside to stand out in interviews.

HITM: Shields Guillotines Goat, Bags EliteXC Belt

Before he battles Demian Maia in the main event of UFC Fight Night 29 next month in Brazil, we look back at Jake Shields' submission win over Nick Thompson, which crowned him the EliteXC...