Actor Frank Grillo joins Jim and Matt in studio to discuss Season 3 of Kingdom, training with Rickson Gracie, Conor vs. Floyd, Matt Hughes, proper diet, and more. Then, former UFC Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez calls in to talk about getting over his loss to Conor McGregor, feeling liberated by that KO, his UFC 211 fight with Dustin Poirier, and teaching his kids about social media. Also, #2 UFC Featherweight Frankie Edgar joins the show to talk about fighting rising star Yair Rodriguez, the possibility of a title fight next, BJ Penn vs. Dennis Siver, and more. Plus, the guys break down UFC 211, 2017’s biggest fight card, so far.
Some of the highlights from Episode 94 of UFC Unfiltered include:
Frank Grillo on getting into MMA and BJJ
Eddie on getting over the loss to Conor McGregor
Eddie’s KO loss to Conor McGregor was liberating
Frankie on Yair Rodriguez as an opponent
Frankie on having an experience advantage at UFC 211
Frankie thinks a win over Yair means another UFC Featherweight title shot