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Conor McGregor Rips Frankie Edgar on Twitter, Calls for Next Shot at Jose Aldo

UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor believes he should get the title shot at 145 pounds based on his ability to sell tickets, and he didn't mind sharing that sentiment with fellow contender Frankie Edgar. Edgar, a former UFC lightweight...Show More Summary

Conor McGregor fires back at Frankie Edgar, publishes 'real numbers' in race for UFC featherweight title shot

It has been said that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Conor McGregor can shut down an entire country. He can also shut down an entire argument. That's assuming the "real numbers don't lie," following his tweet on Sunday. Show More Summary

Pic: Even Russia thinks Frankie Edgar is a more worthy title contender than Conor McGregor

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Frankie Edgar, who blew the doors off No. 2-ranked Cub Swanson earlier this month in Austin, Texas, argued his case for a crack at the 145-pound title by posting a UFC poll...Show More Summary

UFC poll: Fans pick Frankie Edgar over Conor McGregor for next title shot against Jose Aldo (pic)

Who deserves the next UFC featherweight title shot? According to a recent UFC poll, it's Frankie Edgar, not Conor McGregor. Frankie Edgar's victory at UFC Fight Night 57 was the kind of performance that garners most people a title shot, but the No. Show More Summary

Latest UFC/MMA rankings (featherweight), Nov. 2014: Edgar and McGregor climb 145-pound charts

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), suddenly, has quite an exciting Featherweight division. And, at least according to 145-pound standout, Frankie Edgar, the weight class can thank Conor McGregor for its recent rise in popularity. Let's be real! So then it should come as no surprise that "Notorious" finally cracked the Top 10 rankings. Show More Summary

Matt Brown: 'What the F--k Has Conor [McGregor] Done' to Get a Title Shot?

UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown isn't boarding the Conor McGregor hype train any time soon, saying it is clear as day Frankie Edgar should get the next title shot at 145 pounds. Of course, "The Immortal" used a little more colorful...Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar Wants Jose Aldo Rematch at UFC on Fox 15 in Newark This April

UFC featherweight contender Frankie "The Answer" Edgar believes he's earned another crack at champion Jose Aldo after one of the best performances of his career, and he wasn't shy about letting his bosses know how he feels. Following...Show More Summary

UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 57

With a dominant win over Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar is back in the running for a shot at featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Although Edgar has only made three appearances since losing to Aldo in February 2013, he's stopped Swanson and BJ Penn in back-to-back outings. Show More Summary

UFC rankings updated after UFC Fight Night 57: Frankie Edgar climbs to No. 2, Edson Barboza skyrockets to No. 6

And for what it's worth, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took back his No. 7 spot from Ronda Rousey in the pound-for-pound rankings. The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC Fight Night 57, which went down this past weekend (Sat., Nov. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

It's been a while since he's held UFC gold, but Frankie Edgar is showing he's still among the best in the world. At UFC Fight Night 57, Edgar cruised to a submission win over Cub Swanson in the fifth round. The victory gave Edgar three...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57 results recap: What's next fight for Frankie Edgar?

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar put on a career-defining performance against savvy striker and No. 2 ranked featherweight contender Cub Swanson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57 this past Saturday night (Nov. 22, 2014). Show More Summary

The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 57

The race for the next shot at Jose Aldo's featherweight crown is currently in full force, and the main event tilt between Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 57 was set to clear up that particular picture. Swanson brought...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 181

UFC Fight Night 57 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 57 Main Card Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson, submission (Round 5, 4:56) Edson Barboza def. Bobby Green, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Chico Camus def. Show More Summary

Diego Sanchez: Frankie Edgar Is the 'Best Wrestler in MMA,' Better Than GSP

UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is receiving high praise from fans, reporters and fellow fighters alike after his brutal mauling of Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57, but the highest praise may have been that given by lightweight...Show More Summary

3 Fights to Make for Frankie Edgar After UFC Fight Night 57

Frankie Edgar is somehow still improving, ladies and gents. At 33 years old with 23 pro fights under his belt, Edgar should have shown us his full array of skills inside the cage by now. We've seen him in title fights and in No. 1 contender's...Show More Summary

Cub Swanson has a message for Frankie Edgar after getting 'exposed' at UFC Fight Night 57: 'Thanks for the lesson'

"Obviously, it was super frustrating, but he did what he had to do, and he exposed me. I was super confident. I thought I prepared, and obviously I underprepared. I want to thank him for the lesson. I'm going to be better. I took this fight because I felt he was one of the best in the world at a lower weight class, and I wanted to test myself. Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson: Legit Full-Fight Video Highlights

Did you not feel like staying up until 1 a.m. to watch Frankie Edgar fight Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57? There's good news for you: There exists legitimate (and, most importantly, LEGAL) footage of the fight's best parts. Edgar beat Swanson to the punch throughout their five-round affair last night. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Edgar vs Swanson Fight Card

It's clear Cub Swanson's takedown defense still needs some work. Frankie Edgar dominated him with excellent wrestling skills en route to a last-second submission win in the fifth round. Per MMA Junkie, Edgar said he would take Swanson's...Show More Summary

3 Fights to Make for Cub Swanson Following Loss to Frankie Edgar

Cub Swanson entered UFC Fight Night 57 with a title shot hanging in the balance, but as he tried to climb the ladder to claim his shot, Frankie Edgar was there to pull him back down. Edgar dominated the fight for nearly 25 minutes on...Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar hopes win over Cub Swanson nets him title shot against Jose Aldo

But will he get his way? Cub Swanson had previously been in line to fight Jose Aldo for the featherweight title, assuming he could get past Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC Fight Night 57 last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014) at the...Show More Summary

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