By Zach Arnold | July 14, 2007
Chuck Liddell vs. Keith Jardine as the UFC 76 main event? One word – what? Why not book Liddell vs. Houston Alexander, the guy who beat Jardine? How about Liddell vs. Forrest Griffin, who actually won his last fight?
Wanderlei Silva responds to charges that he’s ducking Chuck Liddell.
Onto today’s headlines.
- Mike Coughlin: MMA overload
- Fightlinker: Frank Shamrock reality show – now with more Mark Burnett connections!
- Kevin Iole: His turn – Herb Dean ready to rumble
- Fight Report: Pavlik-Taylor signed for September 29th
- Sam Caplan: Sokoudjou deal falls through with Elite XC
- The Manteca Sun-Post (CA): The Diaz Brothers are ready to fight
- The Washington Post: Anything goes (in MMA)
- The Ashland Daily Press (WI): Jesse Riemer heads ‘Battle on the Bay’ card
- The Hillsboro Argus (OR): Jessica Cruz finds her ‘release’ through training, fighting
- MMA Weekly: Armando Garcia clears the air about Gabe Ruediger
- 411 Mania: Luke Cummo gearing up for UFC Fight Night 11
- NBC Sports: Friday fight notebook
- Sherdog: Pro Elite looking to purchase ICON & KOTC
- The Alexandria Town Talk (LA): Paragon hosting IFC MMA fight card
- The Munster Times (IN): MMA fits Mark Burch’s style of fighting
- SLAM! Sports: GSP looks ahead despite shocking fall
- The Chronicle Herald (Halifax): King of the Cage comes to town, ruffles feathers of Extreme Cage Combat
- The Shreveport Times (LA): Local fighters headline Battle Cage card at Harrah’s Louisiana Downs
- The Sacramento Bee: What’s a sport? Pop culture, even ESPN alter our views
- The Visalia Times-Delta (CA): Caged animal – ‘Rhino’ Marshall holds light heavyweight title and plans to keep it