The MMA Mad Podcast

We have our third fight in one week as Fight Island marches on. We've had some great fights, some controversies, a few snoozers. But at the end of the day, I'm just grateful we have fights at all. 


Direct download: Fight_Island.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 1:10pm EDT

What's it like to run an MMA promotion during a global pandemic? Let's just say that it's not without its challenges. But Pat Sullivan and the team over at CES MMA are making the best of it.


Direct download: Episode_191.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 2:25pm EDT

Brandon Royval had a great UFC debut against Tim Elliot a couple weeks back. Fight of the Night and a submission win over a seasoned vet, placing him on just outside of the top-ten flyweights, currently ranked #11.

He came by the show to discuss what he could've done better, the thrill of finally being a full time fighter and more.


Direct download: Episode_190.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 5:18pm EDT

UFC 250 is coming our way this weekend as the MMA world trudges on, featuring a fight between champ-champ Amanda Nunes and Felicia Spencer for the UFC Women's Flyweight belt.


Killer Mike’s Speech –

Conan O’Brein featuring Van Jones –

Token CEO featuring Trill Withers and Willie Colon –

Michigan Sheriff Joins Demonstrators –

Brandon Newman’s Blog -


Direct download: Episode_189.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:53pm EDT

UFC 249 was unbelievable and we've got two more cards coming up this week. We were joined by Cortney Casey who is fighting on the May 16th card, as well.


Direct download: Episode_188.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:26pm EDT

MMA is back and I'm extremely excited. Life without live sports has been bleak, to say the least. But UFC 249 marks the return of MMA and the card is absolutely stacked. I'm breaking it all down. Everything.


Direct download: Episode_187.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Breaking down all six fights on the main card, along with predictions for who wins and who to bet on. This is your flash preview of all things Rio Rancho. Main Card and Prelims are on ESPN+.

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Direct download: Mini_Mad.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:06pm EDT

Long overdue, we finally had fellow New England MMA media member, Mike Heck on the podcast. It's about time. 

This was a good one.


Direct download: Episode_186.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:15pm EDT

Jason and Daniel from the Ratings Pending Podcast joined me to recap UFC 246 and one heck of a performance by Conor McGregor. The king is back!!


Direct download: UFC_246_MMA_MAD_After_Show.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:45am EDT

It's been a wild journey since we started this podcast back in 2014. So many great guests and experiences over the years. What better time to reflect on things than the start of a new decade?

Happy 2020 everybody! Thank you to all the listeners who helped make this thing possible. And here's to the 2030 review being bigger and better.


Direct download: Decade_in_Review.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 1:30pm EDT

Knockout of the Year, Submission of the Year, Fight of the Year, Fighter of the Year and Event of the Year. The picks are in.

Robbie Fox and I had just finished discussing HBO's Watchmen for The Disorderly, so he weighed in on UFC 245 as well.

Direct download: Episode_184.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:05pm EDT