All posts by Ed Theisen

Steve Jennum “The Fighter Behind the Badg...

Feb 08, 2022NoNo Comments1775 Views

September 9th, 1994 represents the day police officer Steve Jennum was called into the finals of UFC 3 as an alternate.

Gerard Gordeau - karate gi

UFC 1: The life and times of Gerard Gordeau

Jun 03, 2020NoNo Comments3732 Views

The life and times of Gerard Gordeau, a man who would become a piece of UFC history.

Kevin Randleman collectors

Kevin Randleman enshrined forever: The man,...

May 20, 2020NoNo Comments3564 Views

Super-human strength, a vertical leap that would challenge even Michael Jordan, and a great personality. That pretty much sums up Kevin Randleman.

Chuck Liddell - Liddel vs Ortiz 3 Gym Day

Chuck Liddell launches new movie, talks ret...

May 12, 2020NoNo Comments3792 Views

UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell talks new movie, another return to fighting, and the infamous Lee Murray / Tito Ortiz brawl in an English

Rampage Jackson and Ron Van Clief

From the big screen to the Octagon: Ron Van...

May 06, 2020NoNo Comments2443 Views

At nearly 52 years old, when most guys on the wrong end of middle age are playing golf or cribbage, Ron Van Clief decided to

WVC Belt

The impact of World Vale Tudo Championships...

Apr 27, 2020NoNo Comments2559 Views

Before producing MMA documentaries "The Smashing Machine" and "Rites of Passage," Frederico Lapenda created the World Vale Tudo Championship.

The Tapout Crew

The lost urns of Tapout’s Charles ...

Apr 20, 2020NoNo Comments4007 Views

Tapout founder Charles "Mask" Lewis was one of the most beloved characters in mixed martial arts. So how did a collector stumble across his lost