Sam Caplan and Jason Floyd are back with a new episode of “The MMA Insiders” as they discuss the UFC television broadcast rights negotiations that are currently going on.
From the report of FOX Sports offering the UFC $200 million to what are the other potential suitors for the UFC television rights starting in 2019, Sam and Jason offer up their opinion and answer listener questions related to this topic.
After there conversation on the UFC television broadcast rights negotiations, they discuss the upcoming Bellator MMA heavyweight tournament and the thought process of Rory MacDonald being a potential alternate for this tournament. Sam and Jason tell you which fighter they favorite in this tournament and discuss the Bellator signing of Jake Hager (aka Jack Swagger).
Other topics on this episode of “The MMA Insiders” Podcast includes the retirement of Ben Askren, legal situation of Volkan Oezdemir, potential UFC heavyweight title fight, Tim Elliott’s comments on social media about Roxanne Modaferri’s pay for The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale, Greg Hardy, and the Arkansas Athletic Commission.