Kelly Crigger
  • MMA ARCHIVE
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Fight! Magazine

  1. Back to Brazil – On the eve of the UFC returning to Brazil I wrote a lengthy article on the history of fighting in South America’s largest country. July, 2011
  2. Taking Care of Your Own – Todd Vance’s POW program is helping vets get over PTSD through MMA. April, 2011
  3. The Finisher – Can Kenny Florian be a UFC Champion? August 2010 Cover Story
  4. Battle Buddies – Why MMA and the Army are so similar. June 2010
  5. The Sweet Science – A History of Boxing. May 2010
  6. The Top 20 MMA gyms in the US – Who’s at the top of the list and who’s crying foul? May 2010
  7. Hire Heroes – Brian Stann continues to fight for those in uniform. Apr 2010
  8. Catch As Catch Can – A History of Catchwrestling. Mar 2010
  9. Finding George Washington. Greg Jackson finds inspiration at Mount Vernon. Feb 2010
  10. The Way of Yielding – A History of Jiu Jitsu. Jan 2010
  11. The Empty Hand – A History of Karate. Dec 2009
  12. Cyborghinas – Two women who are the future of MMA. Dec 2009
  13. The Intercepting Fist - A History of Jeet Kune Do. Nov 2009
  14. Boo Jitsu - A Mixed Martial Arts approach to the paranormal. Oct 2009
  15. Red, White, and Blue - The UFC does a lot more than you know to support the troops. Oct 2009
  16. Defend the Motherland – A History of Sambo. Sep 2009
  17. All Powers - A History of Pankration. Aug 2009
  18. Read a Book: Sports By the Numbers - Zac Robinson’s book is profound and entertaining. Aug 2009
  19. New Blood - Army Soldiers Damien Stelly and Kris McCray are two fighters to watch for. July 2009
  20. Cravings – Salt never tasted so good. July 2009
  21. Maximum Efficiency, Minimum Effort – A History of Judo. June 2009
  22. An Uplifting Lunch - Matt Hughes visits Walter Reed hospital. June 2009
  23. Combat Therapy - How the Marines use MMA to battle PTSD. May 2009
  24. The Art of Eight Limbs - A History of Muay Thai. Apr 2009
  25. The How-To Boys of MMA - Victory Belt publications is a force in MMA. Mar 2009
  26. Unmasked – Tapout doesn’t take no for an answer. Jan 2009
  27. The Basement Legacy - There’s nowhere to run at Sityodtong. June 2008

Real Fighter Magazine

  1. Decade of Damage: Matt Serra - Matt Serra has scars. Lots of scars. Sep 2009.
  2. Decade of Damage: Dan Henderson - Dan Henderson is a med student’s dream. Mar 2009
  3. Useless Knowledge - He’s never landed a punch, but Ulysses Gomez could be the next big little thing. Nov 2008
  4. Gym Class: London Shootfighters - Bangers and mash anyone? Sep 2008
  5. Gym Class: FIT NHB - The other side of the tracks. May 2008
  6. Robbed – An easy decision becomes a major crossraods. May 2008
  7. Taming Gamebred - There’s more than a fistful of cliche’s behind Jorge Masvidal. May 2008
  8. Double Envelopment - Jorge Santiago takes a page from Hannibal’s playbook. Mar 2008
  9. Solo Mission - One soldier’s journey through the Army combatives tournament. Jan 2008
  10. Gym Class: Sityodtong - Dark, cramped, and hot. Jan 2008
  11. Gym Class: Jackson’s MMA - The Animal House. Nov 2007
  12. The Flash Point – The most dangerous two seconds in sports. Nov 2007
  13. Gym Class: Team Quest - Churning out champions. June 2007
  14. Four Aces – A look at the four best trainers in MMA. June 2007
  15. Gym Class: Ivan Salaverry MMA - Seattle’s best. Mar 2007
  16. Punching the Clock – From horse masturbator to bounty hunter, we all gotta earn them dollar bills. Mar 2007
  17. Voodoo Mojo Juju Magic – The impact of superstitions on fighters. Jan 2007
  18. The Nickname Game - Some nicknames are cool. The rest-not so much. Sep 2006
  19. MMA Infiltrates the Army - A few good men are spreading the word about MMA. Sep 2006

Fighter’s Only Magazine

  1. All Bark, No Bite - How WAMMA and the UN are remarkably similar. Jan 2009
  2. Tim Kennedy’s Kitbag - What are a pistol and a pink jiu jitsu belt doing in a fighter’s gym bag?

MMA Junkie.com

  1. MMA Is My Business. 14 Aug 2011
  2. MMA Not Immune to Fly-By-Night Promoters. 16 June 2010
  3. Kenny Florian Visits Walter Reed Hospital. 5 Sep 2009
  4. When Johnny Comes Marching Home Again. 1 Jun 2009
  5. An Army of One. 15 Apr 2009
  6. Ranger Up Continues Military Sponsorship. 8 Apr 2009
  7. The East Coast Strikeforce? 1 Dec 2008
  8. The Swamp Fox of MMA. 15 Sep 2008
  9. Ivan Salaverry Retires. 18 Aug 2008

Cage Potato.com

  • Pitch a Winner – How to Get a Sponsor. 18 May 10

  • Five Knuckles.com

    1. Cruiserweights, Flyweights, and Pantyweights. 19 Aug 2009
    2. Conspiracy Theory. 21 July 2009
    3. Awaiting Armageddon. 30 June 2009
    4. Man O War. 30 June 2009
    5. The Old Guard. 30 May 2009
    6. Action and Inaction. 21 Apr 2009

    Fightline.com

    1. The Golden Egg. 29 Oct 2008
    2. Read Between the Lines. 8 Oct 2008
    3. MMA Looks Like Wall Street. 1 Oct 2008
    4. Evolve or Perish. 23 Sep 2008
    5. The Elite XC Circus. 10 Sep 2008
    6. Return of the King. 3 Sep 2008
    7. A Natural Spaceball. 27 Aug 2008

    The Rhino Den MMA

    1. My UFC 100 Experience. 14 July 2009
    2. MMA Takes on PTSD. 29 Oct 2008
    3. Meet the UWC. 8 Oct 2008

    Soldier of Fortune Magazine

    1. A Generation Apart – The Army’s leadership still doesn’t understand MMA. Nov 2009

    GI Jobs Magazine

    1. Team Rhino – Ranger Up is looking for a few good ass kickers. June 2010

    Military Officer Association of America

    1. A Civilized Fight – How MMA and the military go hand in hand. 4 June 2010

    American Legion Magazine

    1. Soldiers on his Shoulders – Tim Kennedy puts the spotlight on the military both in and out of the ring. December 2010
    2. Martial arts workouts helps PTS sufferers fight their way out of the abyss – As the title implies, Mixed Martial Arts workouts are the best medication for some of those trying to get over their demons. January 2011