Florian answers Schaub’s quick questions.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


Florian previews UFC 226 and talks fight game with Brendan.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


BELOW THE BELT host Brendan Schaub sits down with WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder and MMA fighter, Kenny Florian.



BELOW THE BELT explores the intersection of combat sports and pop culture through the eyes of former fighter, comedian and red carpet host Brendan Schaub. The program discusses the latest news in combat sports and pop culture, with Schaub delivering candid thoughts in his unique and unfiltered style. Below the Belt features interviews with the biggest names in combat sports and entertainment, road trips, fight camp visits, sketches, animation and pop-culture spoofs.


On Ep. 160, Anik and Florian begin their preview of UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier and also debate the merits of the UFC moving the weigh-in window back to 4PM ET. Guests include MMA nutritionist Tyler Minton and trainer-to-the-stars, Ray Longo. In memory of Leon Tabbs.


  • 8:30 – Tyler Minton
  • 23:50 – Ray Longo Minute
  • 43:30 Main Event Challenge


Dedicated to the memory of Anthony Bourdain. UFC 225 recap. Guests include UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes and American Top Team’s Dan Lambert.


  • 3:10 – Ray Longo Minute
  • 16:40 – UFC 225 Recap
  • 25:10 – Dan Lambert Interview
  • 42:05 – Curtis Blaydes Interview


Future UFC Hall-of-Famer Michael Bisping joins Anik and Florian to discuss his recent retirement from MMA. UFC Fight Night: Thompson v. Till recap + UFC Utica picks. Others guests include UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes and Ray Longo.



Headlines: 00:06:45 Ray Longo Minute: 00:16:23 Dominick Reyes: 00:27:33 Michael Bisping: 00:36:34 Main Event Challenge: 00:50:39