Top-ranked UFC Pound-For-Pound fighter and Flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson calls in ahead of his potential tenth straight title defense against Wilson Reis and discusses Wilson as an opponent, the possibility of a superfight with Cody Garbrandt, staying motivated, video games, and more. Before that, Middleweight contender Robert Whittaker calls in to talk about fighting Jacare Souza, dealing with Jacare’s high level jiu-jitsu, GSP’s return to the Octagon, and the state of the UFC Middleweight division, in general. Plus, Jim and Matt talk about Kelvin Gastelum being pulled from his UFC 212 fight with Anderson Silva, possible replacement opponents for The Spider, Urijah Faber going into the 2017 UFC Hall of Fame, Dana’s comments about Conor vs. Floyd, and a lot more.
Some of the highlights from Episode 86 of UFC Unfiltered include:
Robert on preparing to fight Jacare
Robert on judges’ decisions
Robert on GSP returning at Middleweight
Mighty Mouse on Wilson Reis as an opponent
Mighty Mouse on a potential superfight with Cody Garbrandt
Mighty Mouse on staying motivated