MMA Dude Bro Podcast

Women's MMA pioneer Lisa Ellis talks to us about her upcoming return to atomweight (at Invicta FC 15) & also tells us what really happened to her, behind the scenes, during her stint on TUF 20. Lisa pulls no punches, on a number of topics, during this VERY candid conversation. Plus, Frank & Ken recap the main card from UFC on FOX Orlando. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_100_with_guest_Lisa_Ellis.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 1:51am EDT

Backyard brawler Dada 5000 (who will face Kimbo Slice in the co-main event of Bellator 149) talks to us about exactly what went wrong in his relationship with Kimbo Slice, the future of his backyard fight promotion, what went on behind the scenes during the making of the movie 'Dawg Fight', his mission to change the community he grew up in for the better & MORE. Also, Mike Barry returns to talk about coming to grips with Jose Aldo's KO loss. Plus, Frank & Ken recap the big moments from the UFC 194 triple-header weekend. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

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Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:41pm EDT

RFA strawweight champion & new UFC signee, Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger talks about growing up a gay identical twin, her win over Zoila Frausto & the effect cancer has had on members of her family.  PLUS, Frank talks a little about his upcoming MMA fight and his motivations for training. Frank & Ken also preview UFC 194. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_98_with_guest_Jocelyn_Jones-Lybarger.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:12pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 97 (with guests 'Wonderboy' Stephen Thompson and Louis Giordano)

UFC welterweight Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson talks to us about flips, karate, Sage & more. Then, weight management specialist Louis Giordano shares his theories on the MMA upset of the year. PLUS, Frank & Ken discuss Holly Holm, UFC 193, the Ronda backlash, the MEMES, etc. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 


MMA analyst extraordinaire Patrick Wyman (from Bleacher Report.com & the Heavy Hands podcast) breaks down several of this year's remaining blockbuster fights. PLUS, Frank & Ken discuss Bellator MMA Vengeance, UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo & preview UFC 193. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_96_with_guest_Patrick_Wyman.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 1:33am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 95 (with guest Justin Wren)

Bellator MMA heavyweight Justin Wren opens up about being bullied as a child, his drug addiction as an upstart pro fighter, reconciling his connection to faith and his personal redemption in opening his heart to the people of the Mbuti Pygmy tribe. PLUS, Frank & Ken discuss Bellator 144 & UFC Fight Night Dublin, in Frank's debut as new co-host. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_95_with_guest_Justin_Wren.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:39pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 94 ( with guests Ashlee Evans-Smith, Efrain Escudero, Brian Ebersole & Enson Inoue)

Live from the MMA Classic Fan Expo, with guests Ashlee Evans-Smith, Efrain Escudero, Brian Ebersole & Enson Inoue. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

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Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:40pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 93 (with guests  Joe Riggs, Don Frye, Sean Wheelock & Burt Watson)

Live from the MMA Classic Fan Expo, with guests Sean Wheelock, Burt Watson, Joe Riggs & Don Frye. Cameo appearance by Dan Severn. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_93_MMA_Classic_Fan_Expo_Day_1.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 92 (with guest Tara LaRosa)

Women's MMA legend Tara LaRosa gives one of the most revealing interviews of her storied career. PLUS, Mike & Ken review Bellator Dynamite 1, as well as touch on the big news from WSOF 23  & Titan FC 34. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_92_with_guest_Tara_LaRosa.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:52pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 91 (with guest Gary Goodridge)

Mike & Ken discuss Nick Diaz & kinda-sorta recap Invicta FC 14. PLUS, an interview with Pride/K-1/UFC legend Gary Goodridge. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_91_with_guest_Gary_Goodridge.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:33pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 90 (with guest Heather Jo Clark)

UFC strawweight Heather Jo Clark opens up about her challenging recovery from ACL surgery, her emotionally traumatic stint on The Ultimate Fighter & growing up on the receiving end of bullying. PLUS, Mike & Ken recap UFC 191, ponder the sublime nuttiness of Conor McGregor & discuss some exciting future plans for the show. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_90_with_guest_Heather_Jo_Clark.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:55am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 89 (with guest Din Thomas)

Former UFC welterweight & current American Top Team coach Din Thomas gives us a PHENOMENAL conversation on a myriad of topics. PLUS, Mike & Ken recap Ronda's KO victory at UFC 190, the Palhares controversy at WSOF 22, the Diaz Brothers taking on Khabib in the stands, HBO Real Sports report on domestic violence in MMA, Remembering Roddy Piper & MORE. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_89_with_guest_Din_Thomas.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 6:32pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 88 (with guest Amber 'the Bully' Brown)

An interview with Invicta FC atomweight contender, Amber 'The Bully' Brown. PLUS, Mike & Ken recap UFC on FOX 16 & discuss the woes of being Hulk Hogan. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_88_with_guest_Amber_Brown.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 2:58pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 87 (with guest Amber Leibrock)

Invicta FC featherweight, Amber Leibrock reveals the long winding road that lead to her pro debut victory over Marina Shafir. PLUS, Mike and Ken cover Bellator 140, Titan FC 34 and UFC Fight Nights for San Diego and Glasgow. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_87_with_guest_Amber_Leibrock.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:45pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 86 (with guest Bobby Razak)

A PHENOMENAL conversation with combat sport filmmaker Bobby Razak about the incredible subjects he's profiled in his work. PLUS, Mike and Ken talk UFC 189, try to make sense of McGregor/Aldo/Edgar triangle and touch briefly on the TUF 21 Finale. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_86_with_guest_Bobby_Razak.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:14pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 85 (with guest Tonya Evinger)

A WILD interview with Invicta FC Bantamweight title challenger, Tonya 'Triple Threat' Evinger. Mike and Ken also talk about Joe Schilling and Lyoto Machida getting KTFO, Yoel Romero's Jesus rant, Jose Aldo's rib injury and more. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_85_with_guest_Tonya_Evinger.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 84 (with guest Jessica Aguilar)

Mike and Ken wrap up Bellator 138, give their thoughts on 'KimboGate' and Joanna Champion's drubbing of Jessica Penne. PLUS, a quick interview with UFC strawweight Jessica 'JAG' Aguilar. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_84_with_guest_Jessica_Aguilar.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:44pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 83 (with guest Billy Corben)

Mike and Ken wrap up UFC 188, UFC Fight Night NOLA and preview Kimbo vs. Shamrock. They also have a pretty fascinating conservation with the director of the documentary 'Dawg Fight', Billy Corben. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_83_with_guest_Billy_Corben.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 10:37pm EDT

A FUN interview with UFC Light Heavyweight 'The Real OC' Sean O' Connell! Also, Mike & Ken wrap up UFC 187, Bellator 137 & UFC Fight Night Manila. PLUS, a comparison of the documentaries 'Knuckle' and 'Dawg Fight'. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_82_with_guest_Sean_O_Connell.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 3:35am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 81 (with guest Sharon Jacobson)

Mike & Ken talk about UFC 187, UFC Manila & UFC Fight Night Adelaide. PLUS, a fun conversation with Invicta FC strawweight Sharon Jacobson! Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_81_with_guest_Sharon_Jacobson.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:47pm EDT

An interview with Invicta FC bantamweight, Raquel Pa'aluhi. PLUS, Mike & Ken talk about Mayweather/Pacquiao, Jon Jones being stripped of the UFC LHW title & the greatness that was the 1970's sit-com 'All in the Family'. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_80_with_guest_Raquel_Paaluhi.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 8:16pm EDT

Mike & Ken look back at UFC 186 & the latest Jon Jones incident. They also talk with UFC bantamweight Lauren Murphy about her controversial decision loss at the UFC Fairfax card. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_79_with_guest_Lauren_Murphy.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 2:26am EDT

Mike & Ken interview Bellator MMA bantamweight LC Davis. They also look back at UFC Fight Night Fairfax. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_78_with_guest_LC_Davis.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 9:54pm EDT

Mike & Ken give their take on Bellator 135, WSOF 19, Wrestlemania 31, Lesnar resigning with WWE & the Aldo/McGregor World Tour. PLUS, an interview with cage/ring announcer extraordinaire Joe Martinez! Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_77_with_guest_Joe_Martinez.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 4:05am EDT

Mike & Ken wade through the 2 big upsets from UFC 185. PLUS, an interview with UFC Middleweight & perennial fan favorite 'Smile N' Sam Alvey! Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_76_with_guest_Sam_Alvey.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 2:14am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 75 (with guests Christine Stanley & Kristin Usry)

Ken & special guest co-host Kristin Usry (of Women's MMA Roundup) take stock of the current WMMA scene in the wake of UFC 184 & Invicta FC 11. PLUS,  an interview with Invicta FC Flyweight Christine 'Knuckles' Stanley. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_75_with_guests_Christine_Stanley__Kristin_Usry.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:09am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 74 (with guest Aljamain Sterling)

This episode, an interview with UFC Bantamweight Aljamain Sterling. Also, Mike & Ken talk UFC 184 & Bellator 134. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_74_with_guest_Aljamain_Sterling.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:05pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 73 (with guest Jon Anik)

Mike & Ken freestyle summarize UFC Fight Night 60, Bellator 133 & WSOF 18. They also interview UFC play-by-play man, Jon Anik. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_73_with_guest_Jon_Anik.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 1:06pm EDT

This episode, a FUN conversation with UFC Women's Strawweight, Angela 'Overkill' Hill. Also, Mike and Ken give their (PRE-drug bust) thoughts on UFC 183. PLUS, a review of Luke Rockhold's appearance on Millionaire Matchmaker! Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro!

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_72_with_guest_Angela_Overkill_Hill.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 2:20am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 71 (with guest Brandon Thatch)

Mike and Ken have a fun conversation with UFC welterweight, Brandon 'Ruckus' Thatch. PLUS, they give their thoughts on UFC on FOX 14. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_71_with_guest_Brandon_Thatch.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:29pm EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 70 (with guest King Mo)

Mike and Ken speculate the outcome of the eventual McCregor/Aldo title fight. PLUS, a conversation with Bellator MMA star Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal! Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_70_with_guest_King_Mo.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

MMA Dude Bro - Episode 69 (with guest Rob Hinds)

Mike and Ken talk Jon Jones, coke, eyepokes & more. PLUS, a fantastic conservation with one of the best referees in MMA, Mr. Robert Hinds. Hashtag, MMA Dude Bro! 

Direct download: MMA_Dude_Bro_-_Episode_69_with_guest_Rob_Hinds.mp3
Category:Sports -- posted at: 11:45pm EDT

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