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FGB Radio – UFC 167 Preview + 20th Anniversary Memories

UFC 167 preview

Jason Hagholm, aka @dadrrtywhyteboi, who has been away for a bit, rejoins us to talk UFC 167, the 20th Anniversary of the company, and some thoughts about the early years.

Here are some of the things we talked about:

– First memories as well as our favorite fights of the first few years
– When we started following it closely
– The WWE’s influence
– Some of the first big fights we remember
– Our favorite fighters over the years
– UFC 167 preview including a look at all the main fights
– The rest of the UFC year

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UFC Fan Expo Review – Bring Your Walking Shoes!

UFC Fan ExpoThe first thing you should know before you even attend a UFC Fan Expo is that there is literally more than you can see and do in one day, let alone two if you buy a weekend pass (sadly I did not). Do not beat yourself up over the fact that you were in line for BJ Penn while Chuck Liddell was taking photos or vice versa. You have to grab what you can, where you can, when you can. It’s literally the Chinese buffet of mixed martial arts – there are tons of choices, all of them are pretty good, and a few are outstanding. You’ll get more than you can possibly handle, but a few hours after it’s over, you’ll be remembering how good it was and hungry for more. Continue reading

Video – Please, Chuck, Stay Retired

Chuck Liddell tells Ariel Helwani that a title fight would what it’d take to get him back in the octagon. Please Chuck, you can’t take shots anymore. I know you’re competitive. But you were once great. We don’t want to remember you as anything but that.

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FGB Radio: Year End Show + UFC 125 Preview

Jason, aka dadrrtywhyteboi, is working hard with his schooling and internship, so I had to turn to the MMA encyclopedia of knowledge, Ryan Frederick, to join me to talk about all the recent news in the MMA world.

Ryan (ryanjfrederick on Twitter) and I talked about the injury to Cain Velasquez and how it relates to Brock Lesnar, Chuck Liddell’s retirement, Urijah Faber’s UFC debut, recent UFC cuts, and Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler re-signing with Strikeforce.

Then we previewed both the Dynamite show and UFC 125 before giving our picks for year end awards.

Check it out!

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