Shane Connelly

Shane Connelly is a journalism student at Penn State with a passion for sharing the stories of MMA fighters.

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Gerald Harris before entering the Bellator cage
Gerald Harris remains committed to MMA at the age of 39

Gerald Harris turns 40 in November, but he isn’t quite ready to hang the gloves…

Frank Camacho on new UFC contract: “I’ll bring it every fight”

If there’s one thing his four-fight UFC tenure has taught Frank Camacho, it’s to embrace…

Devin Clark (L) lands a kick on Mike Rodriguez (R) during their light heavyweight bout at UFC 223
Devin Clark refocuses after “sketchy” circumstances at UFC Fight Night 149

Both fighters making weight doesn’t guarantee a fight. Devin Clark found that out the hard…

Desmond Green ready for an emphatic homecoming

For Desmond Green, a short turnaround is worth the effort for the chance to fight…

TUF 27 winner Mike Trizano letting his fists do the talking

Mike Trizano isn’t interested in the trash-talking side of the game. He lets his performances…

Austin Hubbard punches Killys Mota at LFA 56
Austin Hubbard: Next man up in the LFA to UFC pipeline

Through fighting for Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) and training at Elevation Fight Team, Austin Hubbard’s…

Juan Adams after his UFC debut victory
Juan Adams: Stipe Miocic waiting for Daniel Cormier rematch is “a huge mistake”

Juan Adams isn’t at the top of the UFC’s heavyweight division just yet, but he…

Jon Fitch outlines road to Bellator gold, talks the business of MMA

Jon Fitch has never shied away from giving his opinion on the changing landscape of…

Max Griffin (L) and Thiago Alves (R) following their Brazilian clash
Max Griffin: “I will not fight in Brazil again” after controversial loss to Thiago Alves

Max Griffin has no interest in returning to Brazil for anything other than a holiday.…

Ben Nguyen enters the UFC octagon
Ben Nguyen: ‘Give us an answer’ on status of UFC flyweight division

Ben Nguyen was one of the many victims of the UFC’s purging of the flyweight…