Another of our infamous and patented Care/Don't Care Previews with me, Kid Nate and co-host extraordinaire 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 here.
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As always with the Care/Don't Care preview -- the caveat -- no disrespect is intended to the fighters. This isn't a commentary on the skill, heart or entertainment potential of any fighter, just a commentary on the UFC's marketing of said fighters and whether or not any anticipation has been built for the fight.
Today Kid Nate and Eugene discuss:
- Potentially a record number of "don't cares" on this card depending on how you score fights that get 1 care
- Nate's threatened toothbrush mustache is AWOL
- "The Anderson Silva of the lightweight division"
- Stockholm syndrome
- The legendary Georgia vs the Philippines rivalry
- The decline and fall of Mark Munoz and allegations are almost but not quite made, insinuations however we've got
- Insider info on Daniel Cormier's training for UFC 187 bout with Anthony Johnson
- Costas Phillappou's many sins
- A long digression about Matt Serra and Ray Longo
- Is Urijah Faber done?
- Can Frankie Edgar get the KO?
- Much, much more