Marc Ray

Marc Ray has lived his entire life in Houston, Texas, where he was born, raised and attended the University of Houston, studying broadcast journalism. As you may imagine, he spends much of his time watching mixed martial arts as part of his daily routine — not only to pump himself up, but also because he deeply enjoys the sport. Ray has worked for Houston Public Media, where he interned in the newsroom and produced community stories. Ray also created sports features in Houston for El Gato Media Network and occasionally produced content for an internship at AARP.

Patricky Freire on losing his title to Usman Nurmagomedov loss: “I overestimated that guy.”

Patricky Freire admits that he “overestimated” the undefeated Usman Nurmagomedov ahead of their Bellator 288 title fight in Chicago.  https://twitter.com/BellatorMMA/status/1593819782704398339?s=20&t=o7vaKPZWUpd0Pw-vIvi4qQ Patricky Freire Believes He Could've Done...

PFL proposes Rolls Royce prize and $3 million payout for potential Kayla Harrison-Cris Cyborg fight

The PFL wants to make the dream fight between Kayla Harrison and Cris “Cyborg” Justino a reality. PFL founder and chairman Donn Davis has...

Stephen Thompson will have Jack Black walkout with him for his fight with Kevin Holland at UFC Orlando

Stephen Thompson will have actor and singer Jack Black walk out alongside him on Dec. 3.  Thompson has used the song “Wonderboy” by Black’s band...

Brendan Schaub is okay with Conor McGregor using PED’s to recover: ” I don’t have a problem with it”

Brendan Schaub sees no issue with Conor McGregor relying on performance-enhancing drugs to help his leg injury. MMA enthusiasts believe McGregor has resorted to performance...

Bo Nickal admits he will not be able to solely rely on wrestling to be UFC title holder: “That’s not gonna be enough to...

Bo Nickal believes relying on wrestling isn’t going to get him near the goal of being a UFC champion.  The former Penn State University standout...

Francis Ngannou didn’t want to ‘lose control’ in contract negotiations with the UFC, refused to withdraw from UFC 270

Francis Ngannou was injured heading into his UFC 270 title fight. That didn’t stop him from fighting former training partner Ciryl Gane.  The UFC heavyweight...

Jeremy Stephens compares himself to real-life serial killers: “I’ve got that thirst, those urges. Like a Dahmer, a Bundy.”

Jeremy Stephens feels more violent since his first win in the PFL. The 36-year-old has compared himself to several serial killers on and off...

Brendan Schaub on Joe Rogan’s “sanctioned cheating” comments surrounding Alex Pereira’s weight cutting: “I wouldn’t call it cheating”

Brendan Schaub doesn’t support Joe Rogan’s claim that Alex Pereira’s drastic weight-cutting is “sanctioned cheating”.  On The Joe Rogan Experience, Rogan spoke to Steve-O about...

Paddy Pimblett addresses 50lb weight cut ahead of UFC 282: “It’s not hard”

Paddy Pimblett is preparing for his return against Jared Gordon at UFC 282 on Dec. 10. The 27-year-old’s diet is a topic of discussion...

Taila Santos on a potential rematch with ‘scared’ Valentina Shevchenko: “She has no ground game.”

Taila Santos is convinced that Valentina Shevchenko is afraid to fight her.  They fought for the UFC flyweight title at UFC 275 this past June....

Bellator President Scott Coker reveals frustration towards Dillon Danis: “He got sidetracked”

Scott Coker isn’t a fan of Dillon Danis’ recent antics at last week’s DAZN event.  Danis got into separate physical altercations with KSI and Anthony...

Bruce Lee may have died from drinking too much water, researchers say

Martial arts legend Bruce Lee could have died due to drinking an excessive amount of water. He died in 1973 but there’s a new theory...

Israel Adesanya is still confident he will defeat Alex Pereira in a rematch: “I just believe I’m better”

Israel Adesanya still wants a piece of his rival Alex Pereira even without the UFC middleweight title.  Adesanya fought Pereira for the third time in...

Anthony Smith doesn’t like the idea of a rematch with ‘a**hole’ Ryan Spann: “He can f**k off”

Anthony Smith isn't interested in a rematch with Ryan Spann.  There is still animosity between the two light heavyweights after their first meeting back at...

Video – UFC striker Stephen Thompson tries to surpass Francis Ngannou’s record breaking punching score

Stephen Thompson looked to pull off an upset and break Francis Ngannou’s world record punching power of over 129,000 units.  According to UFC president Dana...

Israel Adesanya reflects on his loss to Alex Pereira at UFC 281: “There’s a sense of gratitude and relief”

The title reign of Israel Adesanya came to an end at UFC 281. The 33-year-old was knocked out by Alex Pereira after controlling most...