Kid Nate and Eugene S. Robinson of VICE's Fightland blog talk about UFC 156 and Rampage Jackson's departure from the UFC.
I'm back with another installment of the MMA Tete-A-Tete: Coarsening the Discourse. Eugene S. Robinson author of Fight: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Ass-Kicking but Were Afraid You'd Get Your Ass Kicked for Asking is my counter-part for this edition.
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Topics covered include:
* Rampage Jackson's departure from the UFC and his stated ambition to emulate Gary Goodridge -- a fighter who's suffering from CTE brain damage from taking too many shots to the head. Also discussion of the Quinton Jackson vs. Glover Teixeira fight that ended Rampage's UFC career.