MMA Link Club: Top Stories For Week of August 14th

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
August 21st, 2011

Once again we’ve gathered the best MMA news from the baddest websites on the ‘net so that 5thRound nation won’t miss a beat! Make sure to check out the links after the jump.

In case you simply fell off the face of the planet, the big story of the week was the UFC’s new deal with Fox. The network will air four live UFC events a year with the first coming on November 12th.

As always, onto the news…

Fox Deal Could Be What MMA Needed for New York [MMAPayout]

Jon Fitch Cleared to Fight [NBC Sports]

Dana Explains Why Fox Over Other Networks [MMAFighting]

Dana Says Lesnar Will Return Next Year [BleacherReport]

UFC 134 Conference Call Highlights [Five Ounces of Pain]

Anthony Pettis Talks About His Brother’s MMA Debut [MiddleEasy]

UFC on Fox Press Conference Highlights [MMAConvert]

Randy Couture Predicts Griffin vs. Rua [Lowkick]

TUF on FX Live Promo Video [MMAMania]

Gus Johnson in Line for UFC on Fox Gig [CagePotato]

Kurt Angle Could’ve Been on TUF with Kimbo Slice [TheFightNerd]

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