Cain Velasquez And Junior Dos Santos Should Fight Each Other Forever

Cain Velasquez, the best heavyweight in the world, is nearly unique among top fighters in that he's terrifying: patient, methodical, and utterly dead-eyed. He fights like a man with no imagination, for whom nothing exists but the logic of his situation and autonomic response. It's unnerving to watch. » 10/18/13 12:45pm 10/18/13 12:45pm

UFC 155: The Clumsy Marketing Of Cain Velasquez, UFC's Brown Ambassador

For a long time, Cain Velasquez, who will fight Junior Dos Santos for the UFC heavyweight title on Saturday, was a rumor. He trained in one of the world's best camps, in San Jose, Calif., and stories would filter out about his freak inexhaustibility, about how he would spar with good stand-up fighters and tear them… » 12/28/12 12:00pm 12/28/12 12:00pm

Dos Santos Wins, Mainstream Fails To Care

I'd planned to write something about the Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos fight today. But the fight lasted all of 64 seconds. Gotta feel for anyone who sat through eons of buildup only to make for the suds and miss the action. The UFC's debut on Fox was a flop. A disappointment on a grand scale. A few leg kicks… » 11/14/11 4:30pm 11/14/11 4:30pm