Fun fact: In 1987, Poland genetically engineered Joanna Jedrzejczyk to exact revenge after centuries of Polish jokes.
Originally posted on MMAjunkie:
BERLIN – Anyone who feels that a fighter needs to defend their belt before they can truly be called “champion” can rest easy now that UFC strawweight champion [autotag]Joanna Jedrzejczyk[/autotag] dominated [autotag]Jessica Penne[/autotag] in the main event of UFC Fight Night 69.
Jedrzejczyk (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) put a prolonged beating on Penne (12-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC) that had many media members calling for a stoppage earlier than it came. Penne, as tough as anyone in the UFC, continued to try to make something happen while absorbing punishment until the referee jumped in and called a halt to the bout in the third round.
Check out the video highlights of the bout, which took place at the O2 World Berlin in Germany’s capital city and aired on UFC Fight Pass.
Airpower! What does it mean?
Originally posted on Leading Edge:
No, this isn’t a call for the resurrection of “cranium” and “container” (if they ever really went away). Nor is it a discourse of the pregame compliments shouted at opposing teams by fans of the Eagles or Raiders. This is a Leading Edge series where we collectively examine those words we airpower advocates employ that may not mean what we intend. The idea sprang from the recent Trilateral Strategic Steering Group Workshop where airpower advocates from France, the United Kingdom, and the United States all met to discuss common themes of airpower advocacy. As the weeklong workshop progressed, a list emerged on one of the marker boards in the back of the room. Words like “kinetic,” “full-spectrum,” and “Combat Air Forces” made their way on the list as their meanings to different audiences…
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The past few NFL Drafts tell us that Florida still knows how to grab NFL-caliber talent…on all phases of defense and the offensive line only on offense.
|1 – Percy Harvin, (Honorary) Dale Van Sickel|
105 Airmen. 93 active duty. 12 air national guard.
25 Sailors. 23 active duty. 2 reserve.
1481 Soldiers. 1444 active. 5 national guard. 32 reserve.
449 Marines. 437 active. 12 reserve.
2357 total Americans in Afghanistan. 4810 Americans in Iraq.
103 days until college football!
Originally posted on CollegeFootballTalk:
It was just a few summers ago we were being flooded with college football-themed parody videos to the tunes of “Call Me Maybe” or “Gangnam Style” or the “Harlem Shake.” Thank goodness the best way to go viral these days seems to be by performing extraordinary feats of athleticism in short video form.
We have seen backflips while catching footballs be a rather big thing this offseason. Baylor’s Shawn Oakman’s vertical jump while holding 70-pound weights was impressive as well. Well, today we take a look at three-star recruit Khaleke Hudson. Hudson, from McKeeseport, Pennsylvania, has a good number of schools on his offer sheet right now. Among the schools with interest include Tennessee, Michigan State, UCLA, Penn State, Pittsburgh and Ohio State. After seeing this video he shared on Twitter, it is easy to see why coaches from around the country are fascinated…
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