chopping block

April 12th, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Buffalo, NY for the second time in promotional history and the first time in nearly 22 years with UFC 210: Cormier vs. Johnson II. It was an entertaining night of scraps, and with the action now in our rear view, let’s take a look at which UFC 210…

November 6th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Mexico City, Mexico with UFC Fight Night 98: Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson. Following the entertaining night of scraps south of the border, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors from Saturday night we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING…

October 2nd, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went back to Portland, OR for the second time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 96: Lineker vs Dodson. The solid night of action saw five of 12 bouts end inside the distance. Following the night of scraps in Brazil, let’s take a look at which of the evenings…

September 4th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Hamburg, Germany for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 93: Arlovski vs Barnett. Following the night of action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see going to work inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Nicolas…

August 29th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Vancouver, B.C., Canada for UFC on FOX 21: Maia vs Condit and delivered a solid night of scraps that saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance. Following the night of entertaining action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer…

August 8th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Salt Lake, City, UT, for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 92: Rodriguez vs Caceres. Following the night of entertaining action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in batte inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING…

August 1st, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went back to Atlanta, GA for the third time in promotional history for UFC 201: Lawler vs Woodley. The entertaining night of scraps saw five of 11 fights end inside the distance. Following the action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see…

July 25th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went back to Chicago, IL for the fifth straight year and produced a night of entertaining scraps. The action is now behind us, so let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Frankie Saenz…

July 14th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the first time in promotinal history with UFC Fight Night 91: McDonald vs Lineker. The card produced a solid night of action that resulted in nine of 12 underdogs coming through big. The new non-Zuffa era of the UFC saw it’s ups and…

July 11th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighter Season 23 Finale was live from Las Vegas, NV this past Friday night (July 8, 2016) and produced a night of solid action. The evening of fun scraps is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which of the competitors who went to battle we may no longer see…

July 11th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The big UFC 200 finally came went, leaving behind mixed feelings about the event. Nonetheless, it did deliver an entertaining night of scraps, and following the action, let’s take a look at which of the competitors who went to war on Saturday night we may no longer see go to work inside the Octagon… ON…

July 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 90 produced an incredibly entertaining night of mixed martial arts action, with 2/3 of the match-ups ending inside the distance. Now with the excellent night of memorable scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON…

June 21st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 89 produced an entertaining night of action, with more than half of the match-ups ending inside the distance. Now with the fun night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK…

June 6th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was live from The Forum in Los Angeles with UFC 199: Rockhold vs Bisping with a stacked 13-fight card, eight of which ended by way of T/KO. Following the insanely fun and memorable night of mixed martial arts action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we…

May 31st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 88 produced an entertaining night of action. Now with the fun night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Jessica Eye Eye came up short in a very lackluster fight…

May 17th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 198 was live from Curitiba, Brazil this past Saturday night (May 14, 2016) with a stacked 12-fight card that produced a 50% finish rate. Following the entertaining night of scraps, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK…

May 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugral trip to the Netherlands with UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs Arlovski and produced a night of great action. Following the memorable night of scraps, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE…

April 25th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was live this past Saturday night (April 23, 2016) with UFC 197: Jones vs St Preux and featured a solid night of action. Now with the fun night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action…

April 18th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 19 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw seven of 11 bouts end inside the inside, and with the night of scraps now in our rear view, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON…

April 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) went to Croatia for the first time in promotional history, producing a night of solid action, and with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK…

March 23rd, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 85 produced a solid night of mixed martial arts action from Brisbane, Australia. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK James Te-Huna Te-Huna suffered a…

March 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 196 delivered a night of shocks and awes, leaving behind a very memorable night of mixed martial arts action. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Justin…

February 29th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 84 produced an entertaining night of action. Now with the fun night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Chris Dempsey Dempsey suffered a first round knockout against Scott Askham…

February 22nd, 2016
Gabe Killian

This past Sunday certainly was “Funday” with UFC Fight Night 83 delivering an evening of exciting action, 13-bouts in total, seven of which resulted in finishes. Now with the entertaining night of scraps in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evenings competitors we may no longer see in action inside the…

February 10th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has dropped 14 competitors from its roster. Below is the list of fighters who did not make it through the latest round of the promotion’s chopping block… THE CHOPPED Danny Castillo Lightweight It was “Last Call” for Castillo at UFC on FOX 17 a few weeks ago, where he dropped a…

February 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 82 came and went, leaving behind a solid night of scraps. Now, following the night of action, let’s take a look at which competitors of the evening we may no longer see go to work inside the UFC’s Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante Feijao was looking great against OSP…

January 31st, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 18 came and went, producing a night of entertaining action that saw six of 13 bouts end inside the inside. Following the night of scraps, let’s take a look at which competitors of the evening we may no longer see go to work inside the UFC’s Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Jake…

January 19th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 81 came and went, crowning a new Bantamweight Champion and producing a night of excitement that saw eight of it’s 13 bouts end inside the inside. Following the night of entertaining action, let’s take a look at which competitors from the evening we may no longer see go to work inside the…

January 4th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC 195 came and went, producing an exciting night of action from start to finish and kicking the 2016 calendar year off on a high note. Following the entertaining night of scraps, let’s take a look at which UFC 195 competitors we may no longer see putting in work inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING…

December 21st, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 17 came and went, producing a night of entertaining fights that included seven consecutive underdogs getting their hands raised. Now, following the solid night of action, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see going to work inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK CB…

November 28th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 79 is now behind us, having produced a night of fun and interesting fights. Now let’s take a look at which of the competitors from the show in Seoul we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Yui Chul Nam “The Korean Bulldozer” is now 1-2…

November 23rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 78 came and went, leaving us with a pair of new TUF: Latin America winners and some exciting action. The night of scraps is now behind us, so let’s take a look which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see in action inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Scott…

November 16th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 193 came and went, producing one of the most shocking nights in mixed martial arts history. The night of shock and awe is now in our rear-view, and with that in mind, let’s take a look which UFC 193 competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Anthony Perosh…

October 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Dublin, Ireland yesterday (October 24, 2015) for UFC Fight Night 76: Holohan vs Smolka. The fight card had taken some major hits but ultimately produced an exciting and memorable show. The entertaining night of scraps is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look which UFC…

October 4th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Houston, TX for the fourth time in promotional history with UFC 192: Cormier vs Gustafsson. After a wild and exciting night of fights, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see go to work inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING…

September 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back in Saitama, Japan last night (September 26, 2015) with UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs Nelson. After the fun and surprising night of fights, let’s take a look at which fighters we may no longer see compete inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Katsunori Kikuno Kikuno made…

August 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 74 came and went, leaving behind a night of ups and downs; and with the event now in our rear view, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Josh Burkman “The People’s Warrior” was released from the…

August 9th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Nashville, TN last night (August 8, 2015) for the third time in promotional history for UFC Fight Night 73: Teixeira vs Saint Preux. Now, following the night of action in Tennessee, let’s take a look at which of the competitors of the evening who we may no longer…

August 3rd, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil last night with UFC 190: Rousey vs Correia and produced a memorable night of mixed martial arts action, culminating with Rousey’s 34-second destruction of Correira. Following the exciting night of fights, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no…

July 27th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 16 came and went, producing an evening of memorable mixed martial arts action. The event is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Danny Castillo Castillo has now dropped three fights in…

July 19th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugral trip to Glasgow, Scotland, UK yesterday for UFC Fight Night 72: Bisping vs Leites. After a solid night of scraps that saw 50% of them end inside the distance, let’s take a look at which competitors from the card we may no longer see compete inside the…

July 16th, 2015
Gabe Killian

It has been a crazy week of fights with UFC 189, the TUF 21 Finale and UFC Fight Night 71 in San Diego, and with Saturday night’s Glasgow card approaching, it isn’t nearly over yet! Following the three previous UFC cards, let’s take a look at some of the competitors we may no longer see…

June 29th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Hollywood, FL with UFC Fight Night 70 and the nine-fight card produced some exciting scraps and finishes. The battles are now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Eddie…

June 21st, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Berlin, Germany with UFC Fight Night 69 and produced a night of solid scraps, and with the action now in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which competitors from the fight card we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Antonio dos Santos,…

June 8th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to New Orleans last night (June 6th, 2015) for UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs Henderson, and the action-packed night saw 10 of 12 contests end by either T/KO or submission. Following the wild night of scraps, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may…

May 31st, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Brazil last night (May 30, 2015) with UFC Fight Night 67 and produced a night of solid scraps. With the event now in our rear-view, let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Ryan…

May 25th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC 187 was live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas this past Saturday night (May 23, 2015) with a stacked card, and produced a night of exciting and memorable action. The big night of fights is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we…

May 17th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made it’s inaugral trip to the Philippines with UFC Fight Night 66 and the event was a success. The early morning action is now in our rear-view, so let’s take a look at which UFC Fight Night 66 fighters we may no longer see compete inside the Octagon… ON THE…

May 11th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 65 is now in our rear-view, having left us with a night of solid fights and finishes. Let’s now take a look at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… Hatsu Hioki After starting his UFC career off at 2-0, the Japanese veteran has gone 1-5…

April 5th, 2015
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was live from Fairfax, VA yesterday (Saturday, April 4, 2015) with UFC Fight Night 63 and produced an afternoon of entertaining scraps. The action is now in our rear-view, so I’m gonna take a look at which of the morning’s competitors we may no longer see inside the Octagon… ON…

March 24th, 2015
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 62 from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil produced a night of jaw-dropping, seat jumping and unfortunately some head scratching moments this past Saturday night. With its ups and downs, it was a solid night of scraps for fight fans to tune into (FOX Sports 1) at no cost, and now with the scraps…

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