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UFC champ Demetrious Johnson: I don't tell myself I'm No. 1 pound-for-pound, but I'm on way

With his eighth title defense at this past Saturday’s UFC 197, UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson made a strong case for being the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world. 314 more words


Twitter Mailbag: Is it still too soon to get excited about a GSP comeback?

In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, are the obstacles too great for a GSP return in time for the UFC’s big event at Madison Square Garden? And does the UFC need him more than ever after the recent rift with its “Notorious” superstar? 1,694 more words


Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2192 with Demetrious Johnson and Rob Font

Stream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Demetrious Johnson and Rob Font.

UFC flyweight champion Johnson covered a lot of topics, including his recent win over Henry Cejudo at UFC 197. 25 more words


Keyboard Kimura Podcast: The Greatness of Jones, Johnson; The Conor McGregor Saga

On this edition of the Keyboard Kimura Podcast, E. Spencer Kyte and Patrick Cwiklinski reflect on the week that was at UFC 197.

They discuss Jon Jones’ unanimous decision win over Ovince Saint Preux and a how it once again sets the stage for a colossal showdown with Daniel Cormier before arguing about whether flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson should move up to bantamweight after his first-round destruction of Henry Cejudo last weekend. 155 more words


The List: After UFC 197, who’s pound-for-pound best? We argue Jones vs. Johnson

For too long, our writers’ hyper-specific arguments have been confined to the private corridors of the Internet. Welcome to The List, where we take their instant message bickerings, add a little polish, and make them public. 1,802 more words


MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Demetrious Johnson, Rob Font and John Morgan

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Demetrious Johnson, Rob Font and John Morgan.

UFC flyweight champion and No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Johnson discusses his UFC 197 title defense over Henry Cejudo. 237 more words


USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie Rankings, April 26: We have a new pound-for-pound king

Jon Jones and Demetrious Johnson fought back-to-back this past Saturday at UFC 197.

Both won their fights, and both did so convincingly. In the co-main event, flyweight champ Johnson defended his belt for the eighth straight time when he took out Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo with a first-round TKO. 102 more words