Brendan talks breaking MMA/boxing events and news stories, NCAA breakout star Kyle Snyder, Nick Newell’s right to compete in the UFC and recaps UFC 127 Werdum vs. Volkov and his B-day weekend. Brendan also talks Oxnard show’s with Bryan Callen’s surprise performance, Dana White’s ripped body, Desus and MeroRead More →

WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder talks fighting sick, taking a big risk match with Ortiz, visit from Denzel Washington, desire for a unification bout with Joshua and more. Max Holloway talks injury and the challenges of being a fighter/champion, love/hate relationship with the sport, match up w/Brian Ortega, BJRead More →

Brian Ortega and Rener Gracie join Brendan in-studio to discuss Brian’s big win against Frankie Edgar, turning chaos into art, upcoming fight with Max Holloway at UFC 226, why Brian wouldn’t have taken the fight if he was Edgar, media obligations and more. Brendan also recaps UFC 222, breaks downRead More →

BELOW THE BELT host Brendan Schaub breaks down latest the news in combat sports and pop culture with special guests Deontay Wilder, Frankie Edgar, and Paulie Malignaggi. The SHOWTIME Sports digital talk show returns on the following dates: March 14 and March 28. Full episodes are available on YouTube andRead More →

BELOW THE BELT host Brendan Schaub and SHOWTIME Boxing analyst Paulie Malignaggi discuss the state of the heavyweight division including the highly anticipated matchup between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz. BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian andRead More →