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Cub Swanson gives his take on whether opponent Frankie Edgar is fighting too soon after KO loss

On March 3, in the co-main event of UFC 222, former UFC lightweight champion and longtime featherweight contender Frankie Edgar experienced the first knockout loss of his illustrious career, succumbing …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Swanson's genuine approach to the fight game paying off

One of the overlooked aspects of combat sports is the reality that to get ready for a fight, someone has to fight. No one knows that better than Cub Swanson, …read more

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Posted on April 20, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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UFC ‘AC’ Preview: Edgar Vs. Swanson ... The Rematch!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight contenders Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson will collide this Saturday (April 21, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 128 inside Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New …read more

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Frankie Edgar rematch at UFC Fight Night 128 was last thing Cub Swanson expected

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Of all the losses Cub Swanson wanted to avenge, ex-champ Frankie Edgar was low on the list.
So when the UFC offered him a new contract on …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Barboza expects 'a big war' against Lee

The first time Frankie Edgar squared off with Cub Swanson, the featherweight contenders were the headlining act in Austin, Texas and Edson Barboza picked up a victory in the penultimate …read more

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Frankie Edgar Wants to Prove He’s Still an Elite Featherweight

A knockout loss won’t deter Frankie Edgar from staying motivated. This Saturday night (April 21), Edgar will do battle with Cub Swanson in a rematch. The featherweight scrap will serve …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128 breakdown: Will Cub Swanson make Frankie Edgar pay for quick turnaround?

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC Fight Night 128’s top bouts. Today, we look at the Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson co-main …read more

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Frankie Edgar Proclaims ‘I’m Not Done Yet’, Plans On Proving That in Rematch with Cub Swanson

Frankie Edgar knows that fighters are always judged on their most recent performance but he plans to prove to the world that his loss to Brian Ortega was just a …read more

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Posted on April 18, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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Cub Swanson was 'really close' to signing with a company (not Bellator) before new UFC offer

On Saturday Cub Swanson will get a chance at payback for a bitter UFC Fight Night 57 loss to Frankie Edgar back in 2014.
For Swanson, UFC Fight Night 128’s co-headliner …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2658 with Cub Swanson and Jim Ross

Stream or download Wednesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Cub Swanson and Jim Ross.
UFC featherweight Swanson, who fights Frankie Edgar on April 21 in UFC Fight Night 128’s headliner, …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Cub Swanson and Jim Ross

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Cub Swanson and Jim Ross.
Swanson co-headlines UFC Fight Night 128 on April 21 against Frankie Edgar. …read more

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After UFC 223 win, Renato Moicano makes case for winner of Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Far be it from Renato Moicano to go around issuing aggressive callouts, but he does have an idea as to who could be next for him in …read more

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Yves Edwards to Edgar: ‘Let your brain rest and recover’

Former UFC fighter Yves Edwards speaks with Joe Rogan about Frankie Edgar immediately jumping back in to fight Cub Swanson in a rematch. On March 3rd, former UFC lightweight …read more

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Cub Swanson Ready to Even the Score with Frankie Edgar

For only the second time in his 14-year fighting career, Cub Swanson will fight in a rematch, facing former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar. …read more

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UFC’s Cub Swanson ‘baffled’ by Ortega’s KO of Frankie Edgar

Cub Swanson was shocked when Brian Ortega KO’d Frankie Edgar at UFC 222. Not like this.No one really expected Brian Ortega, a submission artist known for his come from behind …read more

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Frankie Edgar set to join B.J. Penn as UFC rematch record holder

Frankie Edgar knows a thing or two about rematches. In fact, when his UFC Fight Night 128 bout with Cub Swanson rolls around, he’ll know as much about them as …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Cub Swanson was ‘baffled’ that Brian Ortega knocked out Frankie Edgar

Of all the ways that the fight between Brian Ortega and Frankie Edgar could have gone, Cub Swanson sure didn’t anticipate the way it did.
Ortega knocked Edgar out in …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 182: Mark Henry

One of MMA’s best coaches, Mark Henry, calls in and talks to Jim and Matt about Frankie Edgar’s loss to Brian Ortega and bouncing back to fight Cub Swanson in …read more

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Cub Swanson Details New UFC Contract Negotiations, How Frankie Edgar Rematch Was Signed

Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight veteran Cub Swanson thought his days competing in the Octagon were over. …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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Edgar on quick turnaround: ‘I know what I’m putting on the line here’

Frankie Edgar talks about his decision to agree to a Cub Swanson rematch, just a little more than a month after being knocked out by Brian Ortega. Early this …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Swanson on UFC return against Edgar: ‘I thought I was gone’

UFC featherweight Cub Swanson did test free agency, but ultimately decided to return to the UFC. Cub Swanson competed under the UFC banner for a very long time and took …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Cub Swanson Didn’t Think He Would Be Back With the UFC After Brief Time as a Free Agent

All good things must come to an end… It just depends on when! And the time was not now for veteran featherweight, Cub Swanson. Swanson has had twenty-two fights in …read more

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Cub Swanson says he thought he was ‘done’ with UFC before Frankie Edgar fight came along

Cub Swanson likely would have preferred coming back to the UFC after his deal expired late last year. However, that didn’t seem like a likely option.
Up until just a …read more

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UFC releases poster for Atlantic City show

The UFC is painting it black for their upcoming show in Atlantic City, N.J.
Lightweight headliners Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee join featherweight veterans Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson on the …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Artem Lobov got “very good financial offers” from boxing and kickboxing promotions, feels he’d perform well in both sports

SBG Ireland’s Artem Lobov is currently on a two-fight losing-streak, having recently given up decisions to dangerous foes in Cub Swanson and Andre Fili.
After his loss to Fili, “The Russian …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode, the panel will discuss who Darren Till should fight in Liverpool, Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson 2, the fascination with crossover fights, Francis Ngannou’s next bout …read more

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Edgar-Swanson 2 added to Atlantic City event

Two of the UFC’s most respected warriors will meet for a second time on April 21, as Frankie Edgar battles Cub Swanson in the UFC Fight Night co-main event at …read more

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Frankie Edgar-Cub Swanson Rematch Targeted for UFC Fight Night 128 in Atlantic City

Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson will square off for a second time at UFC Fight Night 128. …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson 2 in the works for UFC Atlantic City

Two of the best and most well-known fighters in the UFC’s featherweight division will meet again.
A rematch between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson is in the works for UFC Atlantic …read more

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Edgar vs. Swanson 2 in the works for UFC Atlantic City

It looks like Cub Swanson has re-signed with the UFC, and his next fight could be a rematch against Frankie Edgar. Just over two weeks removed from the first knockout …read more

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Cub Swanson vs. Frankie Edgar rematch headed to UFC-Atlantic City

Cub Swanson isn’t going anywhere, and in his next test after re-signing with the UFC he’ll once again take on a former champion.
Swanson (25-8 MMA, 10-4 UFC) is set to …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson 2 In the Works for UFC Fight Night in Atlantic City

A surprising featherweight rematch is in the works for the upcoming UFC card in New Jersey as Frankie Edgar is expected to take on Cub Swanson …read more

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Ortega proud to be part of contender versus legend

Shortly after Brian Ortega put the finishing touches on his second-round submission victory over Cub Swanson in early December, the questions started coming.Having pushed his winning streak to five and …read more

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Posted on March 1, 2018, 3:16 am By
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BREAKING | Cub Swanson Teases He Won’t Be a Free Agent Much Longer

The last time Cub Swanson fought in the Octagon, it was his last fight on his UFC contract. The ideal would to have been to put on a vintage Swanson …read more

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Posted on February 28, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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