Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor at UFC 196 at Welterweight

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By now, most of you have probably heard that Rafael dos Anjos has pulled out of his title fight against “The Notorious” Conor McGregor, who aims to make history by becoming a two-division champion in both the featherweight and lightweight divisions in the UFC. Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor at UFC 196 at Welterweight The UFC reached out to […] READ MORE


Nate Diaz Returns to the Octagon December 19

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When Stockton California native Nate Diaz makes the walk to the cage December 19 at UFC on FOX 17 he will have been out of action for a full year, returning from a yearlong layoff for the second consecutive bout. Despite being thoroughly handled by now-champion Rafael Dos Anjos and fighting for only the third […] READ MORE


Michael Johnson Interview: “Nobody Saw What the Judges Saw”

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My latest interview with proud Blackzilian “The Menace “Michael Johnson (@followthemenace) for www.themaineventzone.com hosted by P.A.W. (@pawthemainevent). Michael Johnson goes over his controversial loss at UFC Fight Night 73, his thoughts of the judges and what can be done to prevent it in the future, who has helped him in his career, the Blackzilians & […] READ MORE


Tipping the Scales – The Future of MMA Judging

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This past weekend at UFC Fight Night 73 we all witnessed arguably one of the worst judge’s decisions in MMA history when Michael Johnson somehow failed to get his hand raised against Beneil Dariush. There was no requirement to be a ‘hardcore’ MMA fan or to have anything other than a minimal understanding of the […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Bengals 2015 NFL Draft: Top 3 Needs

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The 2015 NFL Draft is agonizingly close. With a little over a week to go, the Last Word On Sports NFL department continues its preview series; next up, the Cincinnati Bengals. The Bengals made the playoffs for the fourth year in a row, but that first victory in the postseason alluded signal caller Andy Dalton […] READ MORE


Michael Johnson Signs with Bengals

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One year ago, Michael Johnson was one of the top free agent defensive ends on the market.  He choose to leave the Cincinnati Bengals to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  After picking up $16 million in the first year of his contract with the Bucs, Tampa Bay released him.  Realizing that the grass isn’t […] READ MORE


Buccaneers Release DE Michael Johnson

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Just one year after signing him to a big money, 5-year contract in a high profile move, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have released Defensive End Michael Johnson.  He will still get $7 million in guaranteed money his contract called for, but a further $7 million that would have been owed to him tomorrow as a […] READ MORE


LWOS Books the Fights: UFC Fight Night 61

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After a night of upsets at UFC Fight Night 61, Lastwordonsports MMA has come up with a line of matches to follow up with this exciting event that took place in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Frank Mir vs. Ben Rothwell: Mir rebounded from a four-fight losing streak to knock out Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in just under […] READ MORE


NFL Draft Needs: AFC North

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As another football season is in the history books, it is now time to embark on a new journey. As for every year, the fight to the finish in February begins right now in the offseason. For some teams, climbing over the hump means making statements in Free Agency; for others, triumph will come from […] READ MORE