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Below the Belt

255 episodes - English - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★ - 4.1K ratings

A weekly show hosted by Brendan Schaub brings an entertaining mix of truth, comedy, and rawness to the world of mixed martial arts. Joined by some of the biggest names in the sport. Below the Belt is as real as it gets. Get Brendan Schaub Live show tickets/info and merchandise at: www.TFATK.com

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Episodes

Episode 233: Prochazka Spinning Elbow KO's Reyes | Diego Sanchez Released By UFC

May 04, 2021 02:37 - 47 minutes - 43.5 MB

Brendan recaps UFC Jiri Prochazka vs Dominick Reyes and Andy Ruiz Jr. vs Chris Arreola and talks why Jiri is now the most entertaining fighter over Kevin Holland and the future of the division, Diego Sanchez's release from the UFC and pleas to get rid of his coach, Yoel Romero out of fight with Anthony Rumble Johnson, Rachael Ostovich signing with BKFC, this weekend's UFC, Bellator and PFL fight cards and Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders and much more.  See omnystudio.com/listener for pr...

Episode 232: RECAP UFC 261 Usman vs Masvidal 2 | PAY Jon Jones!

April 26, 2021 23:37 - 1 hour - 79.1 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 261 Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal 2 and talks Chris Weidman's gruesome leg break, why this card was so important, what's next for Uriah Hall and why he'd like to see him fight Israel Adesanya, why Kamaru Usman is the best welterweight of all time, Nick Diaz returning, Jon Jones' continued beef with Dana White, Jake Paul's heated exchange with Daniel Cormier, Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul's new date, drug dealer jailed for impersonating Conor McGregor, breakdown of this we...

Episode 231: Jake Paul KO's Ben Askren | UFC 261 Usman vs Masvidal 2

April 19, 2021 23:33 - 1 hour - 74.1 MB

Brendan recaps Jake Paul vs Ben Askren on Triller and UFC's Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum, and talks people hating on Paul, the downgrade in production and commentary team from the first Triller card, Jake Paul's remarks on having early signs of CTE, music artist Diplo fighting on the June Triller card, Oscar De La Hoya seemingly under the influence while commentating, Drakkar Klose suffering a concussion and whiplash from a push by Jeremy Stephens, all new bout announcements, UFC 261 K...

Episode 230: Paul vs Askren | Whittaker vs Gastelum | Vettori vs Holland RECAP

April 12, 2021 22:39 - 1 hour - 60.5 MB

Brendan recaps Marvin Vettori vs Kevin Holland and talks this weekend's Jake Paul vs Ben Askren, UFC's Robert Whittaker vs Kelvin Gastelum and Bellator's Vadim Nemkov vs Phil Davis. Also, Dustin Poirier calling out Conor McGregor for not fulfilling his donation promise of 500k, Dana White meeting with Floyd Mayweather and CEO of Rizin, Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders breaking pre-sale ticket records, Rose Namajunas's controversial take on Zhang Weili and China, upcoming fight announcemen...

Episode 229: UFC Vettori vs Holland | Nate Diaz Returns

April 06, 2021 00:09 - 1 hour - 58.6 MB

Brendan recaps Bellator 255 Pitbull vs Sanchez 2, breaks down UFC Vettori vs Holland and Bellator's Bader vs Machida 2 and talks Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega coaching the new season of TUF, Nate Diaz returning to face Leon Edwards, Gilbert Burns vs Stephen Thompson, Cyril Gane vs Alexander Volkov, Korean Zombie vs Dan Ige and more newly announced bouts, Brendan co-hosting Hot Boxing with Mike Tyson and Francis Ngannou, Jon Anik's custody battle commentary and much more. See omnystu...

Episode 228: RECAP UFC 260 Ngannou vs Miocic | Jon Jones vs Dana White

March 29, 2021 23:22 - 59 minutes - 54.1 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 260 Francis Ngannou vs Stipe Miocic and talks how Jon Jones matches up with Francis Ngannou, Jones feuding with Dana White and the UFC, Sean O'Malley's phenomenal performance vs Thomas Almeida, Tyron Woodley's fading confidence, UFC 260 fight purses, Ben Askren and Jake Paul's first press conference and scuffle, Miesha Tate's return to the UFC after five years, Antonio Tarver unable to compete vs Frank Mir and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 227: UFC 260 Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou 2 | Khabib Officially Retires

March 22, 2021 23:22 - 1 hour - 65.5 MB

Brendan breaks down/makes picks for UFC 260 Stipe Miocic vs Francis Ngannou 2, recaps Derek Brunson vs Kevin Holland and talks what's next for Holland, whether or not Francis Ngannou is a better fighter, Tyron Woodley having one foot out the door, Dana White finally acknowledging Khabib Nurmagomedov's retirement, Michael Chandler vs Charles Oliveira for the vacant lightweight belt, T.J. Dillashaw returning to fight Cory Sandhagen, Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega off due to Covid, Justin...

UFC 260, Jon Jones, Fighter Pay | WHAT'S UP with Brendan Schaub | Ep 3 | BELOW THE BELT

March 18, 2021 16:00 - 59 minutes - 54.2 MB

Brendan Schaub is back with episode 3 of WHAT'S UP as he chats with fans and answers questions, including previewing UFC 260, talking Jon Jones, fighter pay and discussing the future of Fight Companion. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 226: Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua SIGNED | Brunson vs Holland | RECAP Edwards vs Muhammad

March 16, 2021 00:00 - 1 hour - 62.1 MB

Brendan recaps Leon Edwards vs Belal Muhammad and says why he believes Leon should only rematch or fight for the title next, also, a breakdown of this weekend's Derek Brunson vs Kevin Holland fight card, thoughts on Matt Serra's emotional podcast regarding Aljamain Sterling, Tony Ferguson vs Beneil Dariush, Dana White's 1 million dollar bet on Ben Askren vs Jake Paul, Brandun Lee's incredible KO and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 225: UFC 259 RECAP Blachowicz vs. Adesanya | Sterling Wins Title Via DQ

March 09, 2021 03:39 - 1 hour - 85.1 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 259 Jan Błachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya and talks unwarranted 10-8 rounds, Petr Yan's illegal knee leading to Aljamain Sterling winning the bantamweight title, Dominick Cruz publicly blasting Hans Molenkamp of Monster Entergy, lit prelims, why Tony Ferguson should be next for Islam Makhachev, Dan Hardy being fired from UFC and BT Sport, Ben Askren vs Jake Paul PPV price point and location revealed, hero referee at One Championship and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener ...

Episode 224: UFC 259 Jan Błachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya | PICKS & BREAKDOWN

March 02, 2021 01:57 - 1 hour - 60.3 MB

Brendan breaks down and makes picks for this weekend's stacked UFC 259, Jan Błachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya, recaps Rozenstruik vs. Gane and talks Stylebender working to be the greatest we've ever seen, Gordon Ryan slapping Andre Galvao, Paulo Costa drinking a bottle of wine before fighting Stylebender, Frank Mir boxing Antonio Tarver on the Jake Paul vs Ben Askren Card, internet troll who Face Timed Curtis Blaydes, all new fight announcements and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for pr...

Episode 223: RECAP Lewis KO's Blaydes | Rozenstruik vs Gane

February 23, 2021 01:37 - 1 hour - 68.2 MB

Brendan recaps Derrick Lewis vs Curtis Blaydes and Adrien Broner's first win in four years, and talks Jorge Masvidal vs Brett Okamoto, Belal Muhammed replacing Khamzat Chimaev to fight Leon Edwards, Anthony Joshua becoming UK's first 100 million Euro boxer, UFCs multiyear partnership with TikTok, Dan Hooker finally back in New Zealand after more than 40 days, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 222: RECAP UFC 258 Usman vs Burns | Blaydes vs Lewis

February 16, 2021 03:01 - 1 hour - 68.3 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns and talks what's next for Kamaru Usman, the odd interaction with Miley Cyrus and UFC's Julian Marquez, Bellator's Light Heavyweight Grand Prix featuring Anthony Rumble Johnson vs Yoel Romero, Ryan Bader vs Lyoto Machida and more, Deontay Wilder's former coach Mark Breland taking jabs at Wilder and Wilder's response, this weekend's Curtis Blaydes vs Derrick Lewis and Adrien Broner vs Jovanie Santiago fight cards, fan questions and much more....

Episode 221: UFC 258 Usman vs Burns Breakdown & Picks

February 09, 2021 04:19 - 1 hour - 73.9 MB

Brendan gives his breakdown and picks for UFC 258 Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns, recaps UFC Fight Night Alexander Volkov vs Alistair Overeem and talks Paige VanZant's debut loss in BKFC, Kenny Florian's inside news of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs George St. Pierre, Sean O'Malley and Casey Kenny's controversy over Megan Anderson, Stephen A. Smith's controversial opinion on female fighters, Mike Tyson vs Evander Holyfield in talks for a total purse of $360 million dollars, fan questions and much more...

Episode 220: Jake Paul vs Ben Askren Pro Boxing Match | Overeem vs Volkov

February 02, 2021 00:36 - 1 hour - 63.2 MB

Brendan give his take on Jake Paul vs Ben Askren in their boxing match and talks Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov, Robert Whittaker vs Paulo Costa and Darren Till vs Marvin Vetorri bout announcements, Canelo Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders agreeing to a title unification bout in May, B.J. Penn being arrested, Dominic Reyes vs Jiri Prochazka postponed due to Reyes's undisclosed injury, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 219: RECAP UFC 257 Poirier vs McGregor 2

January 26, 2021 04:09 - 1 hour - 70.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 257 Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor 2 and talks Conor's ring rust, Michael Chandler being the best debut of all time, Brendan's bet with Theo Von and Dustin Poirier chiming in, UFC 257's PPV purchasing issues, Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul postponed, Ryan Garcia announcing fight vs Manny Pacquiao, Ottman Azaitar cut from UFC after violating safety protocol, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 218: UFC 257 McGregor vs Poirier 2 | RECAP Holloway vs Kattar

January 22, 2021 02:27 - 1 hour - 67 MB

Brendan breaks down and makes picks for UFC 257 Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2 and Neil Magny vs Michael Chiesa fight cards and recaps UFC on ABC's Max Holloway vs Calvin Kattar. Also, Brendan argues why Max Holloway is the best featherweight on the planet right now, Spencer Fisher's CTE story and why fighters should be compensated, why Herb Dean and Calvin Kattar's corner should've stopped the fight vs Holloway, all new fight announcements, fan questions and much more. Get 20% off krato...

Episode 217: Calvin Kattar Interview | UFC On ABC Holloway vs Kattar

January 12, 2021 03:59 - 1 hour - 71.4 MB

Brendan talks to Calvin Kattar about his fight this weekend on UFC on ABC 1 vs Max Holloway, and gives us his break down's and predictions, and talks Food Truck Diaries with Mike Tyson, UFC fighter Irwin Rivera charged with attempted murder on his sisters, Ryan Garcia's heated exchange with Gervonta Davis, Dana White warning illegal streamers, Conor McGregor's prediction of knocking out Dustin Poirier in 60 seconds and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 216: 2021 Fight Announcements | Ryan Garcia TKO's Luke Campbell

January 05, 2021 00:34 - 1 hour - 65 MB

Brendan recaps Ryan Garcia's TKO of Luke Campbell and his chances with Gervonta Davis and talks UFC on ABC, why the UFC deserves an award, Anthony Pettis leaving the UFC and joining PFL, Paige VanZant's Bareknuckle debut, Israel Adesanya vs Jan Blachowicz, UFC's massive 2021 lineup, Michael Chandler vs Dan Hooker added to UFC 257, fan questions and much more. Cuts Clothing - https://cutsclothing.com/btb BlueChew - https://bluechew.com/ promo code: SCHAUB HelloFresh - https://hellofresh.co...

Episode 215: RECAP Thompson vs Neal | Canelo Alvarez Dominates Callum Smith

December 22, 2020 01:10 - 1 hour - 70.6 MB

Brendan recaps Stephen Thompson vs Geoff Neal and Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith and addresses the Jake Paul vs Dillon Danis situation. Also, Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega, Frankie Edgar vs Corey Sandhagen, Dana White considering Amanda Nunes vs Jake Paul, Donald Cowboy Cerrone submitting Rafael Dos Anjos twice at Chael Sonnen's Submission Underground, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 214: RECAP UFC 256 Figueiredo vs Moreno | Yoel Romero & Anthony Johnson To Bellator

December 15, 2020 03:29 - 1 hour - 65.6 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 256 Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno and Anthony Joshua vs Kubra Pulev, and talks the rise of the flyweight division, Charles Oliveira's domination over Tony Ferguson, Kevin Holland consistently beating the odds, Yoel Romero and Anthony Johnson moving to Bellator, fan favorite Rachael Ostovich being released by the UFC, Bruce Buffer's relationship news Cameo, this upcoming weekend's Stephen Wonderboy Thompson vs Geoff Neal, Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith, fan questions...

Episode 213: Logan Paul vs Floyd Mayweather | RECAP Vetorri vs Hermansson | UFC 256

December 08, 2020 00:53 - 1 hour - 70.5 MB

Today on the show, Floyd Mayweather announces an exhibition fight with Logan Paul, Yoel Romero released from the UFC, Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr. PPV buys, Claressa Shields signs with MMA promotion PFL, Leon Edwards vs Khamzat Chimaev postponed due to Leon testing positive for Covid, recaps of Marvin Vetorri vs Jack Hermansson and Errol Spence Jr. vs Danny Garcia, breakdown and picks for UFC 256 Deiveson Figueiredo vs Brandon Moreno, Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev, fan questions and much more...

Episode 212: RECAP Tyson vs Jones Jr. | Jake Paul Flatlines Nate Robinson

December 01, 2020 01:56 - 1 hour - 69.2 MB

Recap of Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr., Jake Paul flatlining Nate Robinson and UFC's Anthony Smith vs Devin Clark. Also, Khabib Nurmagomedov's upcoming meeting with Dana White to discuss his future, Anderson Silva rejected by One Championship, Jack Hermansson's 3rd opponent change to Marvin Vetorri, Kevin Holland vs Jacare Souza, Yair Rodriguez rumors, Errol Spence vs Danny Garcia, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 211: UFC Releases Anderson Silva | UFC 255 RECAP | Blaydes vs Lewis

November 24, 2020 00:04 - 1 hour - 73.1 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 255 Deiveson Figueiredo vs Alex Perez and Bellator's A.J. McKee vs Darrion Caldwell and talks Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2 finally confirmed, Tony Ferguson vs Charles Oliveira, UFC releasing Anderson Silva, Israel Adesanya working as a color analyst for Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr., Brendan's manager Lex McMahon winning his first pro MMA fight at 49, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 210: RDA vs Felder RECAP | Ferguson Calls Out Chandler | UFC 255

November 17, 2020 03:53 - 1 hour - 65.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Rafael Dos Anjos vs Paul Felder and Bellator 252's Patricio Freire vs Pedro Carvalho fight cards, discusses terrible judging by Chris Lee, and talks Khabib Nurmagomedov seemingly still in USDA's testing pool, Tony Ferguson calling out Michael Chandler, Gilbert Burns' $400k challenge to Nate Diaz, Deiveson Figueiredo bringing a spark back to flyweight, breakdowns & picks for UFC 255 Deiveson Figueiredo vs Alex Perez and Bellator 253 A.J. McKee vs Darrion Caldwell, fan ques...

Episode 209: Canelo Alvarez' $365 Million Contract GONE | RECAP Teixeira vs Santos

November 10, 2020 00:00 - 1 hour - 60.7 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Glover Teixeira vs Thiago Santos and Bellator's Corey Anderson vs Melvin Manhoef fight cards and talks Ramiz Brahimaj nearly losing his ear, Canelo Alvarez released from DAZN and Golden Boy, now being a free agent, Stephen Thompson vs Geof Neal, Mike Perry vs Tim Means, Amanda Ribas vs Michelle Waterson, Stylebender's swollen pectoral muscle update, Zuffa Boxing's first event, a breakdown for UFC Fight Night 182, Bellator 252 and Kell Brook vs Terence Crawford, fan questi...

Episode 208: RECAP UFC Hall vs Silva | Gervonta Davis' KO | Deontay Wilder Accusations

November 03, 2020 02:48 - 1 hour - 66.3 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Uriah Hall vs Anderson Silva, Bellator's Gegard Mousasi vs Douglas Lima, and Showtime's Gervonta Davis vs Leo Santa Cruz and talks Gervonta Davis' incredible KO of Santa Cruz, Greg Hardy's improvements, Dustin Jacoby being Brendan's MVP of the prelims, why he can't ever put money on Uriah Hall, Israel Adesanya vs Jan Blachowicz for the light heavyweight title announced, Michael Jai White sparring Jon Jones, the return of The Ultimate Fighter, this week's UFC Thiago Santos...

Episode 207: RECAP UFC 254 | Jones vs Khabib GOAT Argument

October 28, 2020 01:33 - 1 hour - 77.8 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 254 Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje, breaks down Uriah Hall vs Anderson Silva, Gegard Mousasi vs Douglas Lima and Gervonta Davis vs Leo Santa Cruz, and talks Jon Jones' Twitter rant about GOAT status vs Khabib Nurmagomedov, Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards in the works, Jose Aldo vs Marlon Vera announced, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 206: Josh Thomson In-Studio|UFC 254 Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje

October 20, 2020 03:32 - 1 hour - 109 MB

Brendan welcomes Josh Thomson (WEIGHING IN Podcast) in-studio to talk UFC 254, Khabib Numagomedov vs Justin Gaethje and recapsBrian Ortega vs Korean Zombie and Vasyl Lomachenko vs Teofimo Lopez. Also, Brendan talks Brian Ortega's incredible performance vs Korean Zombie, Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2, Petr Yan vs Aljamain Sterling finally confirmed, Chris Weidman calling out Khamzat Chimaev, fan questions and much more. DraftKings - download the top-rated DraftKings Sportsbook app NOW an...

Episode 205: Rener Gracie Exclusive Interview | UFC Ortega vs Korean Zombie

October 13, 2020 00:34 - 1 hour - 108 MB

Brendan talks to Rener Gracie about not corning Brian Ortega vs Korean Zombie because he tested positive for Covid, also, a recap of UFC Cory Sandhagen vs Marlon Moraes and Bellator 248 fight cards, a breakdown and picks for UFC Brian Ortega vs Chan Sung Jung, Joaquin Buckley's incredible KO and a discussion of greatest KO's in UFC history, Conor McGregor accepts fight with Dustin Poirier, Darren Till cornering Mike Perry, Cyborg vs Blencowe, Vasyl Lomachenko vs Teofima Lopez and mu...

Episode 205: Guest Rener Gracie | Sandhagen, Buckley | Ortega v Korean Zombie

October 13, 2020 00:34 - 1 hour - 108 MB

Brendan talks to Rener Gracie about not corning Brian Ortega vs Korean Zombie because he tested positive for Covid, also, a recap of UFC Cory Sandhagen vs Marlon Moraes and Bellator 248 fight cards, a breakdown and picks for UFC Brian Ortega vs Chan Sung Jung, Joaquin Buckley's incredible KO and a discussion of greatest KO's in UFC history, Conor McGregor accepts fight with Dustin Poirier, Darren Till cornering Mike Perry, Cyborg vs Blencowe, Vasyl Lomachenko vs Teofima Lopez and much more. ...

Episode 204: Stylebender & Jon Jones Feud | UFC Moraes vs Sandhagen

October 05, 2020 23:44 - 1 hour - 78.1 MB

Brendan talks Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov TUF rumors, Cody Garbrandt out of his title fight with a torn bicep, Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya's public and personal feud on social media, Khamzat Chimaev vs Stephen Thompson being finalized, Brendan's Ron Waterman story, a recap on Holly Holm vs Irene Aldana and Bellator 247 and James Gallagher vs Cal Ellenor, a breakdown and picks for this weekend's UFC Marlon Moraes vs Cory Sandhagen, Bellator 248 (Paris) Michael Venom Page vs Ross Ho...

Episode 203: RECAP UFC 253 Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa | McGregor Leaks DM's

September 29, 2020 00:11 - 1 hour - 67.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 253 Adesanya vs Costa, Showtime's Charlo brother's fights and talks Dominick Reyes and Paulo Costa not showing up to their fights, ring rust, Israel Adesanya gynecomastia rumors, Conor McGregor leaking his personal DM's with Dana White, The Ultimate Fighter fights not being counted, this week's UFC Holly Holm vs Irene Aldana and Bellator's Paul Daley vs Derek Anderson and James Gallagher vs Cal Ellenor, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy i...

Episode 202: UFC 253 Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa

September 22, 2020 00:56 - 1 hour - 79 MB

Brendan breaks down and gives his pick for UFC 253 Stylebender vs Paulo Costa, recaps UFC Colby Covington vs Tyron Woodley, and talks Jessica Rose Clark's controversial referee non-stoppage, Khamzat Chimaev being the real deal, Covington's domination of Woodley, Michael Chandler officially being signed to the UFC, Laura Sanko, Stylebender's Puma sponsorship deal, Jermall and Jermell Charlo fighting on the same card this weekend, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for pr...

Episode 201: UFC Colby Covington vs Tyron Woodley

September 14, 2020 23:33 - 1 hour - 64.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Michelle Waterson vs Angela Hill and Bellator 245 & 246 fight cards and talks the controversial non-stoppage of the Ed Herman vs Mike Rodriguez fight and Herman's comeback win, Jon Fitch and Ricardo Lamas retiring, Conor McGregor in more trouble, Dustin Poirier vs Tony Ferguson called off, this week's Colby Covington vs Tyron Woodley fight card, fan questions and much more. Hawthorne - https://hawthorne.co/ use code: BTB Crossrope - https://crossrope.com/schaub DraftKi...

Episode 200: Daniel Cormier & Chael Sonnen

September 08, 2020 03:27 - 1 hour - 103 MB

It's the 200th episode and Brendan welcomes Daniel Cormier and Chael Sonnen to the show. Brendan also recaps Alistair Overeem vs Augusto Sakai and talks Jorge Masvidal vs Nate Diaz's BMF rematch, Nick Diaz preparing to come back, Brock Lesnar in free agency, multiple fighters testing positive for covid, Demian Maia vs. Khamzat Chimaev in talks, this weekend's Bellator cards including Phil Davis vs Lyoto Machida 2, UFC's Michelle Waterson vs Angela Hill and BKFC's Thiago Alves vs Julian Lane, ...

Episode 199: RECAP Rakic vs Smith | Overeem vs Sakai

August 31, 2020 23:52 - 55 minutes - 51.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC Aleksandar Rakić vs Anthony Smith and talks Nick Diaz's alleged hate mail to Diego Sanchez, Tony Ferguson vs Dustin Poirier potentially being the co-main of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje, Ray Borg's retirement announcement, Derrick Lewis crashing his ATV, Laura Sanko and Dana White's Contender Series, Jason Mayhem Miller's recent arrest, this weekend's UFC Alistair Overeem vs Augusto Sakai, fan questions and much more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy inform...

Episode 198: Jon Jones Vacates Title | UFC Smith vs Rakic

August 24, 2020 23:28 - 1 hour - 58.7 MB

Brendan recaps UFC Frankie Edgar vs Pedro Munhoz and talks Bellator's Ryan Bader vs Vadim Nemkov, Alexander Povetkin's stunning win over Dillian Whyte, Jon Jones vacating his light heavyweight title and making a run at heavyweight, Brian Ortega vs Korean Zombie, Oscar De La Hoya's comeback, George St. Pierre with hair, this weekend's Anthony Smith vs Aleksandar Rakic, fan questions and much more. Helix Sleep - https://helixsleep.com/btb Paint Your Life - text the word BELT to 64-000 FightC...

Episode 197: RECAP UFC 252 Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier

August 17, 2020 23:40 - 1 hour - 62.8 MB

Brendan recaps UFC 252 Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier and talks the lack of respect Stipe gets and gives his take on who the greatest heavyweight of all time is, eye poke controversy and why he didn't agree with referee Marc Goddard's handling of it, Donald Cerrone vs Nikko Price and Beneil Dariush vs Charles Oliveira fight announcements, Page VanZant's reasoning for going to BKFC, this weekend's UFC Frankie Edgar vs Pedro Munhoz and Bellator Ryan Bader vs Vadim Nemkov fight cards, fan questi...

Episode 196: UFC 252 Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier 3 BREAKDOWN & PICKS

August 11, 2020 01:29 - 1 hour - 72.1 MB

Brendan breaks down/makes picks for UFC 252 Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormer, recaps last weekend's Bellator 243 Michael Chandler vs Benson Henderson and UFC's Derrick Lewis vs Aleksei Oleinik fight cards, and talks Corey Anderson's sudden departure from the UFC to sign with Bellator, Cody Garbrandt dropping to 125 to fight Deiveson Figueiredo for the title, Kevin Lee's 2nd ACL tear, Robbie Lawler vs Neil Magny, fan questions and much more. DraftKings - download draftkings sportsbook app and us...

Episode 195: RECAP Brunson vs Shahbazyan | Paige VanZant to Bare Knuckle Fighting?

August 04, 2020 03:42 - 1 hour - 86.6 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Derek Brunson vs Edmen Shahbazyan, Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje official for October 24, 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov's last fight possibly being George St. Pierre, Paige VanZant in talks with Bare Knuckle Fighting Champtionship, Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr. PPV price, Robert Whittaker's quick turnaround to face Jared Cannonier at UFC 254, Junior Dos Santos' jacked knew body and more. Also, this Friday's Bellator 243 Michael Chandler vs Benson Henderson 2 & this Satu...

Episode 194: RECAP Whittaker vs Till | Dan Hardy vs Herb Dean

July 28, 2020 01:14 - 1 hour - 81.6 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Robert Whittaker vs Darren Till and Bellator 242 Sergio Pettis vs Ricky Bandejas and talks Tom Aspinall as an impressive breakout contender in the heavyweight division, Dan Hardy's call out of Herb Dean for late stoppages, Fabricio Werdum fightout out his UFC contract Whittaker vs Till's nail biting high level fight, this weekend's Derek Brunson vs Edmen Shahbazyan fight card, Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr., Jake Paul vs Nate Robinson, the return of sports, hot wings, fan qu...

UFC Fight Island 3, Bellator 242, Showtime Boxing | Brendan Schaub & Kenny Florian | BELOW THE BELT

July 23, 2020 23:39 - 44 minutes - 41.1 MB

Brendan Schaub and Kenny Florian sit down to preview all of the MMA action coming this weekend, inlcluding Bellator's return and Darren Till facing off with Robert Whittaker at UFC Fight Island 3. The boys also break down Showtime Boxing's recently announced return to boxing schedule that includes big-time boxing names like Gervonta Davis, Leo Santa Cruz and the Charlo Brothers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 193: UFC Robert Whittaker vs Darren Till

July 21, 2020 03:18 - 1 hour - 72.2 MB

Brendan recaps Calvin Kattar vs Dan Ige and Deiveson Figueiredo vs Joseph Benavidez and talks this weekend's UFC Robert Whittaker vs Darren Till and Bellator's return with headliner's Sergio Pettis vs Ricky Bandejas. Also, Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa's unofficial fight date announcement, UFC 251 pulling in 1.3 million PPV Buys, an MMA betting site refunding Max Holloway bets, fan questions and much more. Burrow - https://burrow.com/btb Helix Sleep - https://helixsleep.com/btb BetterHelp...

Episode 192: RECAP UFC 251 Usman vs Masvidal | Mike Perry Bar Fight

July 14, 2020 03:41 - 1 hour - 66 MB

Brendan is back from the break to recap UFC 251 Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal and talks why he needs to see a 3rd fight between Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway, Masvidal's impressive take down defense despite taking the fight against Usman on 6 day's notice, Jiří Procházka's breakout UFC debut, the controversial late stoppage of Petr Yan vs Jose Aldo, Mike Perry's recent bar fight, UFC's new outfitting partner "Venum" announced, Gervonta Davis releasing sparring footage vs Ivan Redkac...

Food Truck Diaries | Aljamain Sterling

July 09, 2020 22:37 - 34 minutes - 31.8 MB

Brendan meets up with UFC bantamweight star, Aljamain Sterling, on another Food Truck Diaries. Sterling talks about wanting to fight Petr Yan for the vacant Bantamweight title, the UFC Fight Island setup, and fighter pay issues within the UFC. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 191: RECAP UFC Poirier vs Hooker | Jon Jones Sitting Out 2-3 Years

June 30, 2020 01:41 - 1 hour - 67.2 MB

Brendan recaps UFC Dustin Poirier vs Dan Hooker and talks Mike Perry having his girlfriend as his only corner person, the Paul Felder curse, Michael Bisping and Chad Mendes beefing on social media, Jon Jones possibly sitting out 2 to 3 years to prove a point about fighter pay, Geoff Neal back to working as a server at Texas Steakhouse, Justin Gaethje sparring with Kamaru Usman, fan questions and much more. Fight Camp - https://joinfightcamp.com/belt Crossrope - https://crossrope.com/schaub ...

Food Truck Diaries | Sean O'Malley

June 25, 2020 12:00 - 47 minutes - 43.7 MB

Brendan meets up with rising UFC bantamweight star, 'Suga' Sean O'Malley, to talk about the growing expectations and fame he faces. The boys also talk about whats next for O'Malley, the struggles of fighting in a small cage and what he needs to do to keep on improving. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Episode 190: RECAP Blaydes vs Volkov | Quitting On Stool Controversy | UFC Is Not A Career

June 23, 2020 01:16 - 1 hour - 73.8 MB

Brendan recaps UFC's Curtis Blaydes vs Alexander Volkov fight card and talks coach Robert Drysdale's urging his fighter (Max Rohskopf) to continue fighting despite Rohskopf asking him to call the fight off, Dana White's statement that the UFC is not a career but an opportunity, Mike Tyson vs Jon Jones social media rumors, all new fight announcements, fan questions and much more. Helix Sleep - https://helixsleep.com/btb  Manscaped - https://manscaped.com/ use code: BTB FightCamp - https://j...

Episode 189: Joe Silva Stories | Fury vs Joshua Agreed For 2021 | Blaydes vs Volkov

June 16, 2020 01:14 - 1 hour - 85.8 MB

Brendan chimes in on the recent Joe Silva Stories hashtag with stories of his own and talks Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua agreed on for 2021, Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier 3 official for August 15, Fight Island's Abu Dhabi location, a recap of UFC Fight Night Eye vs Calvillo, Jessica Eye's disturbing weigh in video and controversy, Tyson Nam's incredible KO, a breakdown of this weekend's UFC Curtis Blaydes vs Alexander Volkov fight card, the return of fan questions and much more. Organifi - ...