Five United States Presidents That Have Competed in Combat Sports

Five United States Presidents That Have Competed in Combat Sports

By: Albert Miller – On Monday, the United States will be celebrating its 240th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence; we’ll be barbecuing, getting together with family & friends, and then we’ll be lighting off fireworks (presumably to the tune of the National Anthem or Metallica) to celebrate the occasion. Continue reading “Five United States Presidents That Have Competed in Combat Sports”

Friday 5ive: 5 MMA Fighters Involved With Real Pro Wrestling

Friday 5ive: 5 MMA Fighters Involved With Real Pro Wrestling

By: Albert Miller – If I never get the opportunity to tell you: I wrestled for a year in junior high. My record sucked, I wasn’t anything spectacular; for that season that I wrestled, I had some of the best self-esteem that someone named Albert could enjoy in high school, I also learned to appreciate the training benefits of being on a team. When Real Pro Wrestling (RPW) came out, I thought it was great. Sure, the name was a dig at sports entertainment, a shallow marketing attempt at drawing the support of jilted former competitors. Continue reading “Friday 5ive: 5 MMA Fighters Involved With Real Pro Wrestling”

Friday 5ive: 2016 Fantasy International Fight League Draft

Friday 5ive: 2016 Fantasy International Fight League Draft

IFL LogoBy: Albert Miller – I miss the International Fight League (IFL), and I miss it a lot. For all of its flaws, the IFL had so much potential. Maybe it’s because it reminded me of wrestling (for that one year in junior high), but the idea of combat sports on a team sport platform seemed both revolutionary and traditional. Had the IFL not focused on celebrity coaches and put funds and focus towards attracting fighters to actually fighting on teams, I think that we’d still be watching the IFL today and even rooting on our favorite teams. Continue reading “Friday 5ive: 2016 Fantasy International Fight League Draft”