Joe Rogan: UFC warned Ariel Helwani not to report Brock Lesnar news

The UFC apparently had such an extreme reaction to Ariel Helwani breaking the Brock Lesnar story on Saturday because they had already warned him against scooping them. UFC commentator Joe Rogan who, keep in mind is EMPLOYED by the UFC, shared some insight on Tuesday of what led to the UFC’s reaction to the Lesnar story, which resulted in them banning Helwani and his crew (a move...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan says Ariel Helwani’s scoops “ruin people’s lives,” misses the point

Monday saw the UFC reverse the lifetime ban they handed reporter Ariel Helwani after they took widespread criticism for it, but apparently not everyone agrees with that decision. One dissenter is UFC commentator, comedian and podcast host Joe Rogan, who went on a rant about Helwani Monday night after finding out the ban had been lifted (language warning): In particular, Rogan says...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan doesn't expect to call UFC fights for very much longer

Joe Rogan has been a stalwart of UFC programming for nearly 20 years, but his run with the promotion might be coming to an end sooner rather than later.Rogan has previously commented that when his current contract comes to an end in August that he might consider walking away from commentating the sport, but now as the deadline fast approaches it appears he's seriously considering...
Via Fox Sports
May 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan says he will leave UFC as a commentator if they’re sold

This may be hard to believe, but comedian-turned-MMA-analyst Joe Rogan is one of the longest running analysts on a lead announcing team in sports.  The comedian and former Fear Factor host began analyzing UFC fights all the way back in 2002.  To put that perspective, Al Michaels and John Madden were still the commentary team for Monday Night Football on ABC! Alas, after fourteen...
Via Awful Announcing
May 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Here's how to play as Joe Rogan in 'EA Sports UFC 2'

UFC commentator Joe Rogan lends his voice to the recently released video game EA Sports UFC 2, but gamers have since found out that the 48-year-old Rogan can actually be used as a playable character. Virtual Rogan is 5-foot-8 and weighs in at 170 pounds with a 72-inch reach.So how do you unlock Rogan? Players simply have to input the famous Konami code at the game's opening splash...
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March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan May Quit UFC Commentary When Contract Ends In 2016

Long-time UFC Color commentator Joe Rogan is part of the furniture at the sport’s leading promotion, but in the latest episode of his wildly popular podcast he reveals he might decide to call it quits when his contract ends next year. “My contract’s up in August,” Rogan revealed while in conversation with his guest, current […]
Via Fight Of The Night
December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Cris Cyborg wants to beat up Joe Rogan, Tony Hinchcliffe

On a recent Periscope broadcast, Cris Cyborg continued to call out Joe Rogan and Tony Hinchcliffe after the two made some jokes at the expense of Invicta FC Featherweight Champion. For those who may have missed it, Rogan and Hinchliffe made a joke during the UFC 193 edition of the Joe Rogan Experience Podcast about how Cyborg’s only chances of making the bantamweight limit of 135...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan says he can’t fight CM Punk because he’d fail the drug test

Former WWE superstar CM Punk signed with the UFC recently and said he can’t wait for an opportunity to kick someone’s ass or have his ass kicked. One person who won’t be doing the ass kicking is legendary UFC commentator Joe Rogan. After Punk announced he had inked a deal with the UFC, lightweight fighter...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan Comments On War Machine’s Alleged Assault On Christy Mack

Joe Rogan had War Machine on as a guest not so long ago on his JRE podcast, so it’s interesting to hear the UFC color commentator’s opinion on the situation the fighter currently finds himself in, and as you might expect he can see no excuse for a man hitting a woman. “People keep asking me to comment on it,” Rogan said during an episode of his podcast with MMA analyst Robin...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan thinks GSP should retire because of alien encounter claims

Joe Rogan thinks Georges St-Pierre should retire from the UFC and it has nothing to do with the personal issues GSP wouldn't talk about Saturday night. Back in April, St-Pierre said on Rogan's podcast that he believes he has had contact with aliens. And the UFC color commentator thinks brain trauma could be to blame for these "encounters." "I think he's taken too many shots," Rogan...
Via Fox Sports
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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