MMAjr Radio w/ Mickey Gall, Derek Brunson and Rob Font

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EPISODE 41: MMAjr Radio, hosted by Nick Baldwin and Andrew Lawrence, is back for your listening pleasure. Guests: Mickey Gall -- Mickey joins the show to discuss being featured on Dana White: Lookin' For a Fight and how his life has already changed, a potential matchup with former WWE superstar CM Punk, how he got into the sport of mixed martial arts, and much more. Derek Brunson -- Derek joins the show to discuss his upcoming fight with Roan Carneiro at UFC Fight Night in Pittsburgh in February, cracking into title contention at middleweight, Chris Weidman's success, his own meme, and more. Rob Font -- Rob stops by to discuss his upcoming fight this weekend at UFC Fight Night 81 with Joey Gomez, training with his opponent in the past, his long layoff/returning to the cage for the first time since July 2014, the UFC's changes since he last fought, and much more. Discussion Topics:  UFC Fight Night 81 -- This weekend's event features a bantamweight championship tilt between T.J. Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz, as well as a lightweight bout between former titleholder Anthony Pettis and Eddie Alvarez. UFC 197 announcements -- A super-fight between lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and featherweight champion Conor McGregor, plus a women's bantamweight title fight between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate, were both announced for March's UFC 197 in Las Vegas. Was dos Anjos vs. McGregor the right fight to make? Should Holm be fighting someone not named Ronda Rousey? Yoel Romero tests positive for banned substances -- Middleweight contender Yoel Romero has been suspended by USADA for failing an out-of-competition drug test prior to his last fight against Ronaldo Souza at UFC 194. Nick Diaz's suspension reduced by NSAC to 18 months -- Former welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz had another hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday and had his suspension reduced to 18 months. He is now eligible to fight on Aug. 1, 2016. Listener Questions -- Nick and Andrew round out the show by answering questions submitted by listeners. Social Media: Nick Baldwin: @NickUFC Andrew Lawrence: @TheClownKid Mickey Gall: @MickeyGall Derek Brunson: @DerekBrunson Rob Font: @RobSFont Listen: iTunes: HERE Stitcher: HERE

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