Episode Archives

Episode 346: Three Piece and a Soda

Jorge Masvidal serves Darren Till AND Leon Edwards some tasty vittles at UFC Fight Night 147. Plus, Anthony Pettis moves up to welterweight … and, wait, UFC pay-per-views are available exclusively where now?

Episode 345: Yeah, That Was Gross

Junior dos Santos defeats Derrick Lewis after Lewis allegedly shows up at UFC Fight Night 146 with a serious knee injury. Then, dos Santos says anybody but Brock Lesnar should fight next for the heavyweight title. So, let’s just say there is a lot of talk about–and that doesn’t even include next week’s Fight Night 147.

Episode 344: Y’all Fighting at the Buffet? Bruh.

With Jon Jones saying he’s just now getting comfortable feeling like a UFC fighter (lol, wut?!?), we discuss the outlook for the rest of Bones’ 2019 in the wake of his victory over Anthony Smith. Plus, a welterweight title fight that was a nightmare for one guy and a dream for the other. Oh, and say one thing for Ben Askren’s UFC debut: It was not boring.

Episode 343: Middle. Finger. Emoji.

We talk about what the heck is happening at lightweight, where Dustin Poirier went from tweeting a middle finger emoji to landing in a 155-pound interim title fight. Also, a look ahead to UFC 235, the ACTUAL welterweight and light heavyweight titles are on the line.

Episode 342: Now THIS is the Heavyweight Division We Know and Love

Did Francis Ngannou knock Cain Velasquez out with the shortest uppercut ever seen by man? Did Velasquez’s knee spontaneously self-destruct? Is Mirko CroCop back? Have Matt Mitrione and Sergei Kharitonov made amends? On this AQC episode of the CME, the heavyweight division is back to its old tricks!

Episode 341: Finally, We Speak of Bowels

So, wait … WHAT happened to Robert Whittaker just before UFC 234? And how did Kelvin Gastelum play it? And did how we feel about Adesanya vs. Silva have mostly to do with our own fears?

Episode 340: Hella Stoppages

Jose Aldo and Marlon Moraes each got big wins at UFC Fight Night 144. Plus, your dudes look ahead to UFC 234’s Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum and Anderson Silva vs. Israel Adesanya.

Episode 339: You’re Looking at Me Askance Right Now

Ryan Bader becomes the Bellator champ champ with his quick and easy victory over Fedor Emelianenko in the heavyweight grand prix final. Did Scotty Cokes and Co. just hit a towering home run? Plus, what to look for at UFC on ESPN+ 2.

Episode 338: I’m Out Here Swinging Snakes Around, Man!

Ben and Chad break down the action from UFC on ESPN+1, as instructed by the huge amount of listener mail they received.

Episode 337: I Feel Like I’m Taking Crazy Pills

The UFC’s broadcast deal with ESPN is upon us, so Ben and Chad break down Henry Cejudo vs. TJ Dillashaw, talk about how a streaming-only product will affect fans and then nod to Nate Diaz jumping into the Conor-Khabib feud.