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  1. Manager: Edgar can 'beat the sh-t' out of McGregor in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... years he did everything he can not to fight Frankie Edgar. He was supposed to fight Frankie Edgar and he chose Chad Mendes coming off a loss, camping, over Frankie. He had so much opportunity, now he wants to f-cking fight Frankie? It's funny, ...

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  2. Coach: McGregor 'ducked' Edgar 'three times' in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    ... even be willing to fight him in the boxing ring. McGregor, 29, fought a who's who of featherweight contenders (Chad Mendes, Dustin Poirier, Max Holloway) in his epic title run from 2013-2015 but, unfortunately, never crossed paths with Edgar, who is ...

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  3. Conor McGregor Tried to Fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222, But Was DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | MMA Weekly

    ... tried to save the day at UFC 222, but was denied. McGregor won the interim UFC featherweight tittle by defeating Chad Mendes in July of 2015. He then unified the interim and undisputed titles by knocking out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds in December of ...

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  4. Midnight Mania! White Takes Credit for McGregor: 'I Turned Him Into a Star'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 21 | MMA Mania

    ... but with sumo deadlifts. Presumably traditional is more difficult for someone of his height and long arms. Chad Mendes has words for the anti-hunting folks on his timeline. He's right in that, if you eat meat, you can't have a moral issue with ...

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  5. Josh Emmett Addresses the Possibility of Teammate vs. Teammate Fights at FeatherweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 21 | MMA Weekly

    ... I was there when Danny Castillo made his UFC debut against Joe Stevenson, I was his main training partner. When Chad Mendes made his debut and fought [Jose] Aldo, I was his main training partner. "I've been here so long and I've seen everybody get ...

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  6. Artem Lobov: UFC 223 Booking Likely Influenced by Teammate Conor McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | Sherdog

    ... and why not? "They flew Conor out to see Aldo's fight in Brazil before when he was defending his belt against Chad Mendes , so I wouldn't be surprised if we see history repeating itself in Brooklyn. I guess they did kind of think about that. "I'm ...

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  7. Lobov: Did UFC book me on same card as Tony vs. Khabib to bait Conor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... and why not? "They flew Conor out to see Aldo's fight in Brazil before when he was defending his belt against Chad Mendes , so I wouldn't be surprised if we see history repeating itself in Brooklyn. I guess they did kind of think about that." ...

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  8. Artem Lobov: Conor McGregor 'probably did' factor into my UFC 223 bookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | MMAFighting.com

    ... and why not? "They flew Conor out to see Aldo's fight in Brazil before when he was defending his belt against Chad Mendes , so I wouldn't be surprised if we see history repeating itself in Brooklyn. I guess they did kind of think about that. "I'm ...

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  9. Sage Northcutt Reinventing Himself As Part of Team Alpha MaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | MMA Weekly

    At just 21 years of age, Sage Northcutt already has experiences inside the cage equal to fighters far older than him but even at this stage he's not afraid of reinventing himself if necessary. That's why Northcutt recently made the transition to become a full time member of Team Alpha Male in Sacramento working under UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber as well as a host of top fighters including former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt, Chad Mendes and Josh Emmett.

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  10. Can everybody on Mania stop the flirting and admit they are all big McGregor fans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... the call from the UFC. And he keeps his family close too, celebrating with them inside the Octagon when he beat Chad Mendes and showering them with gifts on his return to Ireland. He will say what is on his mind, even if it ends up causing him ...

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  11. Midnight Mania! Dana White on McGregor: 'How has he never defended the title?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | MMA Mania

    ... fought anyone of note, that he has only beaten cans. That is obviously not true. Max Holloway, Dustin Poirier, Chad Mendes, Eddie Alvarez- these guys aren't slouches. Jose Aldo is, by accomplishment, still the greatest featherweight of all time, and ...

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  12. As far as Cub Swanson is concerned, McGregor and Rousey were 'pampered' by UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | MMA Mania

    ... he said. "Two, their opponents were picked at the right time and it was the right person. When [McGregor fought] Chad Mendes, that fight, [Mendes] wasn't even training when Aldo pulled out. Five other people were training and they went with the guy ...

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  13. Joe Rogan: Max Holloway is the greatest featherweight everRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... was spectacular and amazingly impressive. His flying knee first-round knockout of Cub Swanson , the knockout of Chad Mendes , the Urijah Faber fight where he brutalized Urijah's leg, he's unquestionably one of the greats of all time, but in my ...

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  14. Cub Swanson: 'Maybe the UFC doesn't think that highly of me' for depriving me of title shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... so during Monday's edition of The MMA Hour. "I'm looking back at all the people that have gotten title fights - Chad Mendes got multiple, Frankie Edgar has gotten multiple, Aldo multiple, Korean Zombie got one out of nowhere, Ricardo Lamas got one," ...

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  15. Midnight Mania! Are we looking at the turning point in the McGregor era?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | MMA Mania

    ... their lightweight crown. Next, he was climbing the featherweight rankings. Then, he was taking on short-notice Chad Mendes for an interim title; knocking out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds; moving up in weight to face Nate Diaz. His first, embarrassing UFC ...

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  16. Conor McGregor: Notorious ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | IGN

    ... the buildup, aftermath, and everything in between for most of McGregor's biggest fights: His fight against Chad Mendes for the Interim Featherweight Title, his 13-second knockout of Jose Aldo for the unified Featherweight Title, his fight against ...

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  17. Team McGregor busts damaging Mayweather mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in between. In Las Vegas preparing to fight Jose Aldo (who later withdrew because of injury, replaced by Chad Mendes) for the featherweight title at UFC 189 in 2015 Schwarzenegger poked his head into the mansion where McGregor and his team were ...

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  18. REVEALED: How Conor McGregor won UFC title with potentially CA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Daily Star

    When The Notorious met Chad Mendes at UFC 189 in July 2015, nobody could have known the lengths McGregor went to in order to even reach the Octagon. And after dispatching Mendes in the dying moments of the second round, the revelation that he fought with a potentially career-ending ACL tear elevates the his incredible achievement beyond belief.

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  19. Conor McGregor: Notorious - The eye-opening tale of the real Conor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Daily Star

    ... and an in-depth look at three of the biggest fights in UFC history. McGregor's UFC 189, 194 and 202 bouts with Chad Mendes, Jose Aldo and Nate Diaz all come under the microscope in never-before-seen footage, giving fight fans the opportunity to see ...

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  20. Justin Buchholz Reveals He Is No Longer Head Coach at Team Alpha MaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | MMA Weekly

    The Sacramento based team that's home to UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt as well as Chad Mendes, Lance Palmer, Cynthia Calvillo and a host of fighters competing around the world has undergone a coaching change at the top. Former UFC fighter Justin Buchholz, who took over as the head coach for the team more than a year ago, recently revealed that he is no longer in that role but instead Team Alpha Male is looking at a power sharing situation at the top with several coaches leading the gym.

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