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T.J. Jones To Jack Swagger: ‘You Have To Be Professional’

Former WWE star Jack Swagger continues to impress in his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Swagger won his second consecutive fight at Bellator 221 this past weekend (Sat. May 11, 2019). He submitted opponent T.J. Jones in the first round by way of arm-triangle choke. Swagger won his MMA debut...

Tyrell Fortune Wants Jack Swagger Next in Bellator

Tyrrell Fortune had some words for Bellator and Jake Hager after his first round finish at Bellator 216. Fortune being one of the blue-chip wrestling prospects has gone 6-0 in his MMA career but has yet to be on the main card of any event. Others that came in...

Bellator 214 Draws Strong Viewership Numbers

This past weekend (Sat. January 26, 2019) Bellator 214 put on a tremendous mixed martial arts (MMA) event. In the finals of the promotion's Heavyweight Grand Prix Tournament, light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader defeated Fedor Emelianenko. Bader's first-round knockout victory earned him Bellator's heavyweight championship, and the honor of...

Following Debut, Jake Hager Wants To Make MMA His Main Focus

Jake Hager, known as Jack Swagger in WWE, made a successful mixed martial arts debut. This past Saturday night (Jan. 26), Hager stepped inside the Bellator cage for the first time. Standing across from him was J.W. Kiser. It didn't take long for Hager to score a takedown. Kiser never...

Highlights: Former WWE Star Jack Swagger Wins MMA Debut

Former WWE Superstar Jack Swagger made his presence felt during his mixed martial arts (MMA) debut tonight (Sat. January 26, 2019). Swagger immediately got the fight to the ground with a takedown. After establishing dominant position, Swagger locked in an arm triangle choke. The pressure was just too much...

WWE Tycoon Vince McMahon Had Advice For Jack Swagger Ahead Of MMA Debut

Another former professional wrestling star is about to try their hand at mixed martial arts (MMA). Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Jack Swagger (real name Jake Hager) will make his first walk to the cage this weekend (Sat. January 26, 2019) for Bellator MMA. Hager has a legitimate background as...

Jack Swagger Reacts To Brock Lesnar Comparisons

Naturally, when a former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstar transitions to mixed martial arts, that person will be compared to Brock Lesnar. Jack Swagger, real name Jake Hager, is no exception. Swagger is a former World Heavyweight Champion, but his wrestling abilities certainly aren't limited to pomp and circumstance. Swagger...

Jack Swagger Says He Isn’t Nervous Going Into Bellator Debut

Jack Swagger insists he isn't feeling the jitters ahead of his professional mixed martial arts debut. Swagger, real name Jake Hager, is used to being in the spotlight. Swagger was a WWE superstar. He even held the World Heavyweight Championship. On Jan. 26, the former collegiate All-American amateur wrestler will...

Jack Swagger’s Opponent Named For Bellator 214

Jack Swagger has a date and an opponent set for his professional mixed martial arts debut. Swagger, real name Jake Hager, is a former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star. He held the World Heavyweight, ECW, and United States titles during his time with the company. He'll be transitioning from the...

Jake Hager Feels he Can Compete With Elite Bellator Heavyweights

Jake Hager feels one day he'll be able to do battle with the best Bellator heavyweights. Hager, better known to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) fans as Jack Swagger, is expected to make his Bellator debut soon. Hager wants to step inside the cage before 2018 comes to a close but...

Jim Ross On WWE Stars Who Could Succeed In UFC, WWE vs. UFC & More

Transcript and audio of a new, lengthy MMA-based iinterview with Jim Ross.