shawn jordan

March 17th, 2017
Gabe Killian

WSOF 35: Ivanov vs. Jordan Date: March 18, 2017 Arena: Turning Stone Resort Casino City: Verona, NY World Series of Fighting (WSOF) returns this Saturday (March 18, 2017) with WSOF 35: Ivanov vs. Jordan. The main card is set to kick off at 11 p.m. ET on the NBC Sports Network, with preliminary action preceding…

October 4th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with World Series of Fighting 33 heavyweight Shawn Jordan about his debut with the promotion as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Friday night (October 7, 2016) against Ashley Gooch at the Kansas City Memorial Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri.

November 27th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with heavyweight Shawn Jordan, who is now testing free agency since having his UFC contract expired after his last fight. The former mid-tier UFC and Strikeforce heavyweight fighter sees both the positives and negatives of the UFC/Reebok sponsorship deal: “The Reebok deal is restrictive. Some guys are losing money, some are making…

October 2nd, 2015
Mike James

The second fight on UFC 192’s main card is a matchup between fast rising heavyweights Ruslan Magomedov and Shawn “The Savage” Jordan. Both heavyweights enter this contest on lengthy winning streaks and will be looking to move up the shallow ranks of the UFC’s heavyweight division.   Ruslan Magomedov (13-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC, -160 favorite)…

July 5th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with recently victorious UFC Heavyweight Shawn Jordan in the fallout of his recent second round hook kick knockout of Derrick Lewis last month at UFC Fight Night 68. The talented former LSU fullback feels he’s ready for that big step up into a top 10 opponent or at least a very…

June 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 68 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Shawn Jordan and Derrick Lewis. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Lewis is a -120 favorite (bet $120 to win $100) while Jordan is a +100 underdog (bet $100 to win $100). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened…

June 3rd, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 68 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking fights….

June 2nd, 2015
James Lynch

UFC heavyweight Shawn “The Savage” Jordan looks to extend his winning streak to three straight on Saturday when he faces off against Derrick Lewis, in a rematch, at UFC Fight Night 68 in New Orleans. The former LSU fullback spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 107 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” and discussed a variety of topics.  …

May 31st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 107 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First UFC heavyweight Shawn Jordan joins the show to talk about his rematch against Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 68 Saturday. Then we’re joined by World Series of Fighting’s C.O.O Darren Owen to talk about the upcoming WSOF 21 card in Edmonton…

March 4th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two new bouts were added to UFC Fight Night 68, which takes place June 6 at Smoothie King Centre in New Orleans, Louisiana, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my thoughts on both matchups. Derrick Lewis vs. Shawn Jordan A heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Shawn Jordan was added to this…

December 31st, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC 182 heavyweight Shawn Jordan as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Jared Cannonier this Saturday night (Jan. 3, 2015) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The talented former LSU fullback expects a tough test come Saturday night against the UFC newcomer, but…

December 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC 182 is a three-round heavyweight bout between Shawn Jordan and Jared Cannonier. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Jordan is a -230 favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while Cannonier is a +190 underdog (bet $100 to win $190). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened up Jordan at -175…

October 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC went on a fight-announcing spree on Thursday, and for Friday’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give you the rundown on all of the new fights booked. Alex White vs. Clay Collard, UFC 181 There has been a late addition to UFC on FOX 13, and it’s a fantastic featherweight bout between bangers Alex…

August 11th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 47 heavyweight Shawn Jordan as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout against Jack May this Saturday (August 16, 2014) at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. The gritty heavyweight has made several changes after losing two straight bouts via knockout, and he feels he’s…

June 12th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a bevy of new fights yesterday, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Claudia Gadelha vs. Tina Lahdemaki, UFC Fight Night 45 (Atlantic City) The first new bout on the list is the first-ever UFC women’s strawweight bout, which will see top prospect…

January 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of great new matchups over the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my take on all of them. Matt Mitrione vs. Shawn Jordan, TUF China Finale The first fight I want to mention is a fun heavyweight tilt between Matt Mitrione and Shawn Jordan, which takes…

October 21st, 2013
Adam Martin.

I can’t believe I’m saying this right now, but Gabriel Gonzaga is quietly making an unexpected run up the UFC heavyweight ladder. After losing three out of four fights, including two by way of brutal knockout to Shane Carwin and Junior dos Santos, Gonzaga was released from Ultimate Fighting Championship in late 2010 after a…

October 18th, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC 166 October 19, 2013 Heavyweight: Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Shawn Jordan By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics   Big Picture:  UFC 166 is the late season’s heavyweight card, so in addition to a title fight and co-main event with heavyweights, a third matchup offers up two more heavies who are both coming off big knockout wins. Shawn…

October 18th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC 166 Date: Octber 19, 2013 Arena: Toyota Center City: Houston TX Heavyweight bout: Gabriel Gonzaga (+185) vs Shawn Jordan (-225) Fight Breakdown: The main card for UFC 166 will feature a heavyweight match-up between UFC veteran Gabriel “Napao” Gonzaga and Strikeforce veteran Shawn “The Savage” Jordan. Gonzaga is the underdog in this bout at…

October 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The prop betting lines for the full UFC 166 card haven’t been released yet, but most of the props for the main card have, and today I’ll mention five proposition bets that I think are worth a stab. Here’s five UFC 166 main card prop bets to take a look at based on the current…

August 8th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today added a featherweight bout between Charles Oliveira and Estevan Payan to the upcoming UFC 166 card, according to a report from Jeremy Botter of The Houston Chronicle. The bout will be added to the preliminary card of UFC 166, one of the most stacked events the UFC has offered up all year. The…

July 24th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Three barnburner type matchups have been added to UFC 166, making this, on paper, one of the most stacked cards of the year and one of the most stacked cards the UFC has put on in recent time. Last night, ESPN.com reported that a middleweight matchup between Tim Boetsch and Luke Rockhold will take place…

June 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

There’s always some crazy prop bets on the board for every UFC event, and while the majority of them are just fool’s gold, sometimes a few of them do cash out big time. Here’s five crazy prop bets that would have won you big money if you bet on them at UFC 161, based on…

June 14th, 2013
Reed Kuhn

UFC 161 June 15, 2013 Heavyweights: Pat Barry vs. Shawn Jordan By Reed Kuhn, @Fightnomics Big Picture: Fan-friendly knockout artist Pat Barry has been competing in the Octagon since 2008, going 5-5 in the heavyweight division despite being the smallest fighter in the weight class. Shawn Jordan migrated to the UFC from Strikeforce and has…

June 14th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 161: June 15, 2013 MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada UFC Heavyweight Contender Pat Barry (-175) Profile: Profile: The always jovial Pat Barry (8-5) has been part of some of the most exciting fights of the last few years. His kickboxing, although not unbelievable in the kickboxing world, is world-class for MMA, and he…

June 2nd, 2013
Adam Martin.

I hate sounding pessimistic, because I’d like to consider myself a pretty optimistic guy, but UFC 161 really seems like the disaster that was UFC 149 all over again. Last summer, the UFC went through an injury epidemic and the card that was most affected by it was UFC 149, which was the UFC’s first…

February 20th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC controversially cut 16 fighters today from their roster, including perennial welterweight contender Jon Fitch, according to MMAFighting.com. Fitch was 1-2-1 over his last four fights but there was a great outrage today on Twitter from fans and observers of the sport over the release of one of the top 10 welterweights in the…

July 17th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 149: July 21, 2012 Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada UFC Heavyweight Contender Shawn Jordan (-135) Profile: Shawn Jordan, a former fullback at LSU, brings his massive athletic frame to the UFC for just the second time in his career after fighting previously in Strikeforce and Bellator among a few other lesser-known organizations. Jordan…