Episode Number: 736
Episode Guest: Brendan Schaub and Bryan Callen
Original Airdate: December 14, 2015
Episode Sponsors: Caveman Coffee, Onnit, Fandango, Blue Apron, National Academy of Sports Medicine
Guest Bio: Brendan Schaub is a mixed martial artist and also a former semi-professional football player. Bryan Callen is an actor and stand-up comedian. Together they host The Fighter and the Kid podcast available on iTunes.
Topics Discussed: Side-effects of Propecia; regenerating collagen to eliminate wrinkles; penis transplants; the future of repairing the body; Pamela Anderson; Cindy Crawford; Christie Brinkley; hot older women; girls don’t look at Bryan anymore; Frankie Edgar’s knockout of Chad Mendes; what should happen with Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo; immediate rematches; Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm rematch; Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez rematch; Demian Maia; Jacare Souza vs. Yoel Romero; people should be allowed to vote on who fights who; how Joe prepares to commentate a UFC event; potential fight between Frankie Edgar and Conor McGregor; Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone vs. Rafael dos Anjos; was McGregor’s knockout of Aldo a fluke; potential Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo fight; fighters should wait a long time to fight again after a knockout; Jose Aldo’s body looked different at UFC 194; they speculate that Jose Aldo could have been on steroids; Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Saenz fight; Urijah Faber vs. TJ Dillashaw; relationship between TJ Dillashaw, Urijah Faber, and Duane Ludwig; Joe talks about Onnit almost buying Team Alpha Male; Joe can’t be biased towards certain fighters; fallout between Urijah and Duane; who’s next in line for the title after the TJ Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz fight; Cruz’s neo-footwork and MMA intelligence; strength of the knee after surgery; Dominick Cruz’s injuries; Demetrious Johnson; CB Dollaway vs. Nate Marquardt; Bryan wants to see Jon Jones vs. Luke Rockhold; discussion of the Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman fight; freak athletes are taking over the UFC; Rockhold’s flexibility and dexterity; Bryan got his haircut at Supercuts to look like Luke Rockhold; Jon Jones is a monster now; Holly Holm is staying humble; Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn; Joe told Jon Jones to surround himself with the best training partners and coaches; Conor’s movement coach Ido Portal; Carlos Condit’s movement training video; Ido Portal’s movement; Brendan is not impressed by Ido Portal; Rickson Gracie was really into movement; Conor McGregor moving up to 155; Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos or Donald Cerrone; the Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman rematch happened too soon; Anderson Silva vs. Jorge Rivera fight; Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort rematch isn’t going to happen; Yoel Romero saying “no for gay Jesus”; who does the UFC’s rankings; they talk about the Reebok deal and how it sucks for the fighters; the UFC should allow fighters to have their own sponsors but pick who is allowed to advertise; fighters need to promote themselves better online; Irish fans celebrating in Las Vegas after McGregor’s win; Conor’s “Wake up Jose, it’s all over” tweet; more Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm talk; Brendan won’t reveal what Ronda’s training camp is like; Ronda’s movie career; should Ronda rematch Holly Holm in July 2016 at UFC 200; how will the Ronda/Holly rematch go; potential Miesha Tate vs. Holly Holm fight; Ronda’s chin; Holly Holm’s kicks; Holly Holm’s parade in Albuquerque; Bryan’s kicking abilities; Barbell Apparel Jeans; Joe and Brendan doing yoga; Brendan getting bored with Jiu Jitsu; would Brendan fight for Metamoris or the Eddie Bravo Invitational; Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu; the EBI is the best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competition; how the EBI works; Joe inspires Brendan and Bryan to work harder; Joe doesn’t like to sit around and do nothing; working hard and writing material; challenging yourself inspires you in other areas of life.
My Thoughts: Lots of fight talk, though they end up talking a lot about Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. Again.
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