Is sherdog not the top forum for UFC?

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Rdude92, May 16, 2018.

  1. drbolony

    drbolony -Dream Chaser-

    Joined:
    Jul 9, 2011
    Messages:
    5,851
    Likes Received:
    5,570
    Location:
    San Diego
    Chael is an Alt Right provocateur, very much like Milo Yianoppolous. So there's that.
     
    X Factor likes this.
  2. rmongler

    rmongler Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2011
    Messages:
    4,735
    Likes Received:
    2,867
    Location:
    ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
    With regards to interesting discussion, i personally spend most of my time in the technique forums. Great folks in the f12 and f11.

    With regards to funposting, Heem is real shit.
     
    Last edited: May 17, 2018
  3. AaandStill

    AaandStill Lurking here since 2001

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2017
    Messages:
    73
    Likes Received:
    228
    Location:
    ສະຫວັນ
  4. SuperNerd

    SuperNerd Season Mode.

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2005
    Messages:
    51,149
    Likes Received:
    21,826
    If it wasn't for the routine of adding to my post count, I'd be gone.

    Very little left on this forum to enjoy.
     
    X Factor and Mike like this.
  5. Brit_Brawler

    Brit_Brawler Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2006
    Messages:
    7,066
    Likes Received:
    6,639
    Location:
    England
    I never liked underground. Never used it. It isn’t layed out very well and everything just seems a mess / lumped together.
    Sherdog is the number one and Chael knows it the dick head.
     
  6. Straightcross

    Straightcross Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card Yellow Card Banned

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2012
    Messages:
    1,280
    Likes Received:
    2,912
    r/MMA is the worst, It's like the 9gag version of MMA, a bunch of autistic depressed neckbeards who constantly spout memes and act like they are an expert even though they've only been watching it recently. Also they suck off any fighter that posts there and the mods ban anyone who makes a remark about the appearance of a female fighter
     
  7. Guestx

    Guestx Guest

    Years ago when I first heard about it I took one look and said, "Fuck this." It really is ugly and outdated, or at least it was then.

    Reddit is not much better.

    When you sweep those two aside, but else is left other than Sherdog.

    Junkie's forum was kinda decent at one time, but the last I looked it was a graveyard. Not sure if it even still exists anymore.
     
    Flex Plexico likes this.
  8. frye666

    frye666 Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2008
    Messages:
    4,410
    Likes Received:
    4,939
    Sherdog is the most popular, and if you skip by the idiot posts, the most knowledgeable, and the one that the most fighters and reporters go by.
     
  9. Toco

    Toco Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2014
    Messages:
    31,257
    Likes Received:
    34,055
    yes, sherdog is great. people complain about shitty posters but you can easily block them with the ignore function. UG has a horrendous layout and r/mma, I just don't visit. also some circlejerk and lots of posts with single gifs. also way more liberals, since its reddit
     
    TheIrishPsycho likes this.
  10. kiki do you love me

    kiki do you love me Green Gucci Suit Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2013
    Messages:
    21,015
    Likes Received:
    19,261
    Location:
    Phoenix, AZ
    Sherdog is one of the better sites overall if you know how to navigate it properly. The only other message board I used was IMDB and they got rid of that. You wanna talk about toxic posters? IMDB had some of the biggest assholes on the internet. This place is tame compared to some of the shit there. I remember getting into an argument with a soccer mom over “the Cape”.
     
  11. Toco

    Toco Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2014
    Messages:
    31,257
    Likes Received:
    34,055
    I don't find tapology to be bad. I feel like the fight records page is awkward, can't explain why. sherdog fight finder seems more natural but tapology has way more info. also has great rankings, you can check a lot of stuff there. I don't post there but I always check fight records there and to see future events who is fighting who and their records
     
    PurpleStorm likes this.
  12. Big Tuppy Hole

    Big Tuppy Hole Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2007
    Messages:
    18,373
    Likes Received:
    5,739
    I used the UG about 7 or so yrars ago the format turned me off
     
  13. Mike

    Mike Apathetic Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    23,842
    Likes Received:
    28,864
    Location:
    A sea of human garbage
    Sherdog is a cesspool, but it's definitely the most popular mma site and it isn't close.
     
    TheIrishPsycho likes this.
  14. Mike

    Mike Apathetic Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    23,842
    Likes Received:
    28,864
    Location:
    A sea of human garbage
    For a lot of long time members it's the subforums. With just the heavies I would have left many years ago.
     
  15. PommyBen

    PommyBen Wistfull With A Fist-Full

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2002
    Messages:
    4,047
    Likes Received:
    1,645
    Location:
    Ponderland

    Yeah all those other great great better forums are gone now because they were the best and had the best members .. the shittist forum with the shittist members (sherdog) is still here suprise suprise! Who would have thought that?

    Oh yeah and you didn't sign up straight away because the other forums were so much better .. but you were here from the start though .. in fact you were here at the beginning of time .. in fact you are God .. all praise kumason the mma God the just bleed warrior who has seen mma forums crumble into dust before his very omnipresent eyes.
     
    ncsibiryak likes this.
  16. SuperNerd

    SuperNerd Season Mode.

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2005
    Messages:
    51,149
    Likes Received:
    21,826
    I believe that, I stumbled across quality threads with the search function.

    I think I'm just burned out on forums right now, plus MMA isn't wildly exciting. I've limited myself to checking my notifications and shitting out plus ones on the Heavies while doing stuff on different tabs, I haven't put in the effort.
     
    Mike likes this.
  17. Rdude92

    Rdude92 Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2017
    Messages:
    1,802
    Likes Received:
    3,668
    why do you feel the need to add to your post count?
     
    TheIrishPsycho and FrankieNYC like this.
  18. SuperNerd

    SuperNerd Season Mode.

    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2005
    Messages:
    51,149
    Likes Received:
    21,826
    It defines me.
     
  19. Mike

    Mike Apathetic Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 6, 2010
    Messages:
    23,842
    Likes Received:
    28,864
    Location:
    A sea of human garbage
    All the fighters that got me into watching mma are old and broken down now. And the legitimacy has taken such a heavy hit. Used to be a lot more merit based with the odd freakshow or money fight. Now the freakshow is becoming the main attraction, with contendership fights and title defenses happening whenever it doesn't get in the way of the circus. I probably spend like 90% of my time in the Berry, and the rest here until I get annoyed at trying to converse with retarded people.


    <Fedor23>
     
    delbosque, Goon Dog and SuperNerd like this.
  20. Kumason

    Kumason MMA freak!

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2010
    Messages:
    7,131
    Likes Received:
    3,952
    Location:
    Massachusetts
    Yeah Tapology is by far the best for records/weight and statistics etc.Awesome members too but the forum is very inactive,literally just a few posts a day there now that they stopped doing the weekly pick competition.Sucks =/ There format is odd too.

    Sherdog's always been the biggest mma site,I simply said it's always had the worst members,so I don't know what you're getting all butthurt about.I never said it was the shittiest forum,the discussion was always better at Subfighter/Ironlife etc. IMO while Sherdog overall was always the biggest and run the best on a technical level.

    Subfighter was the 2nd biggest forum back in the beginning and I was admin there so I never needed to sign up here.The site closed cause the owner wasn't doing shit and I left along with most of the mods and they closed it.I don't remember why Ironlife closed that was all along time ago.Your post made me laugh though,thanks.
     
    Toco, executionermma and PommyBen like this.

Share This Page