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Study: MMA Brain Injury Risk Higher Than Boxing

A new study says about a third of professional mixed martial arts matches end in knockout or technical knockout, indicating a higher incidence of brain trauma than boxing or other martial arts.

03/28/2014

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CBS 11 Steals & Deals: February 19

CBS 11 viewers save big with Steals & Deals. Each week during CBS 11 News viewers can learn about products being offered at huge discounts. This weeks Steals and Deals will get you ready for Summer.

CBS 11–02/19/2014

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Boxing, MMA Meet To Support Head Injury Research

Bringing together the rival bodies of boxing and mixed martial arts is no small feat. But there is one common cause on which they can agree – the need for brain trauma research.

02/04/2014

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Boxer Aims To Put Dallas On The Map

Charles “The Future” Hatley has already compiled an impressive resume at 27.

01/16/2014

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East Dallas Boxing Gym Helping Give Teens A ‘Fighting’ Chance

In the poverty scarred pockets of East Dallas’ Pleasant Grove neighborhood, that life is a battle is a given. The only question is where the fight will be waged. For many of the lucky ones—it’s in the boxing ring at Montoya’s Gym.

CBS 11–10/25/2013

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Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

Former heavyweight boxing champion Ken Norton. (credit: Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images)

Former Heavyweight Champion Ken Norton Dies

Former heavyweight champion Ken Norton, who beat Muhammad Ali and later lost a controversial decision to him in Yankee Stadium, died Wednesday at a local care facility. He was 70.

09/18/2013

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Fight Over Boxing Match Leads To Man’s Death

A man from Irving was killed by gunfire Sunday morning as he tried to break up a fight over last night’s Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez match.

09/15/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a right to the head of Canelo Alvarez during their WBC/WBA 154-pound title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 14, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mayweather Dominates Alvarez For Easy Win

Mayweather turned one of the richest fights ever into just another $41.5 million payday Saturday night, dominating Alvarez from the opening bell and winning a majority decision

09/15/2013

Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) offers Canelo Alvarez his championship belt during the official weigh-in for their bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 13, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fighters will meet in a WBC/WBA 154-pound title fight on September 14 in Las Vegas.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

GBag vlog: Pre Fight Hype Takes Over Las Vegas

It’s the day before the big Mayweather vs Canelo fight and the Nation is right ion the middle of it all.

09/13/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

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Vlog: The Nation Arrives In Las Vegas

The GBag Nation invades the Las Vegas strip for the Mayweather vs Canelo fight weekend.

09/12/2013

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