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MMA Tete-A-Tete: Nate & Eugene on the UFC contract & UFC on FX 8

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Kid Nate and Eugene S. Robinson discuss the newly revealed UFC contract and the upcoming UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs Rockhold card.

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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 Askingis my counter-part for this edition.

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Topics covered include:

  • The general weakness of the UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs. Rockhold card
  • The UFC contract as revealed in the Eddie Alvarez vs. Bellator lawsuit -- is it a violation of the 13th Amendment? Does Alvarez have any chance to prevail? Is the suit really a proxy war for UFC vs. Viacom? Is Eddie Alvarez just a battlefield like Korea during the Cold War?
We also ramble over a number of off-topics like Black Flag vs. Flag, a possible Whipping Boy reunion, the time Eugene got in the cage with Chuck Liddell and more.


Enjoy!