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Three Amigos Podcast 177: Weekly news, UFC Atlantic City preview

The Amigos are discussing the week’s news, including UFC media rights rumors, failing viewership numbers, Gaethje’s final 5 fights, a UFC Atlantic City preview and more.

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Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. We’ve got a great episode today featuring an in-depth look at the MMA community’s news of the week, a review of UFC Glendale and a preview of UFC Atlantic City. We also have a new installment of our popular segment Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg ™.

Ordered Listing with timestamps:

Here is a summary of the topics discussed, complete with the time stamps for when each interview or special segment begins. As always, we hope you enjoy listening to the show as much as we enjoyed recording it.

The hosts discuss a variety of topics that include:

  • UFC on FOX viewership fourth-lowest ever, Bellator bombed so badly that Combate Americas did better ratings — 2:05
  • The Ultimate Fighter Season 27 debuted to horrible ratings – 8:15
  • ESPN, FOX want to do joint bid for UFC media rights – 10:05
  • Rothwell banned for 2 years for popping for anabolic/androgenic steroid 17:10
  • Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg™ 21:15
  1. Canelo gets six-month suspension for clenbuterol
  2. Gennady Golovkin’s Canelo replacement announced, will be Edmond Tarverdyan-trained Vanes Martirosyan
  3. Boxer wears America First, “Build the Wall” trunks, gets dominated by Mexican opponent
  4. IAAF looking to limit testosterone levels of women who run in certain events
  • Gaethje says he only has 5 more fights – 41:41
  • Professional Fighters League unveils roster, rules (no elbows!), prize money for inaugural season – 50:15
  • UFC Atlantic City Preview/Predictions: 56:40
  1. Iain: Smith, LaFlare, Santos, Hooker, Johns, Willis, Edgar, Lee
  2. Mookie: Smith, LaFlare, Santos, Hooker, Johns, Willis, Edgar, Lee
  3. Stephie: Smith, Garcia, Santos, Hooker, Sterling, Willis, Edgar, Lee
  • Staff standings for 2018:
  1. Iain: 45-25
  2. Mookie: 40-30
  3. Stephie: 39-31

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