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MMA Live Episode 28

A couple of days late, but here’s the latest installment of MMA Live with Jon Anik, Franklin McNeil, Stephen Bonnar, and Kenny Florian. 

MMA Live at UFC 91 - Preview Videos

ESPN’s MMA Live is on location at UFC 91 and has put together a good group of video previews for individual fights at the upcoming event.  The videos are hosted by John Anik and feature Frank Mir and Franklin McNeil.

We’ll start with the main event, Randy Couture vs Brock Lesnar

More videos after the jump.

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MMA Live Episode 27

From ESPN, here’s this week’s installment of MMA Live with Jon Anik, Franklin McNeil, and Stephan Bonnar.  It features an in-studio appearance by UFC president Dana White to promote the upcoming UFC 91.

White Talks Couture-Lesnar on ESPN

UFC President Dana White appeared on ESPN’s “First Take” today to discuss this weekend’s UFC heavyweight title bout between Randy Couture and Brock Lesnar.

Couture Looking Forward to Lesnar’s Challenge

In the above video, UFC heavyweight champion Randy Couture discusses the challenges he will face against former professional wrestler turned mixed martial artist Brock Lesnar when the two collide in the main event of UFC 91 this Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Lesnar Sees Himself in Couture

Brock Lesnar discusses the similarities between the fighting style of himself and Randy Couture in the above video courtesy of ESPN. Lesnar challenges Couture for the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 91 this Saturday night in Las Vegas.

MMA Live Episode 26

From ESPN, here’s this week’s installment of MMA Live with Jon Anik, Franklin McNeil, and Stephan Bonnar.

In related news, MMARated.com is reporting that MMA Live will be broadcasting live from next weekend’s UFC 91. Coverage will reportedly include a live weigh-in show, a preview show before the event and a post-fight show as well as appearances on SportsCenter, First Take, and other ESPN programs.

WEC 36 Post-Fight Press Conference Video

Here’s some video from the post-fight press conference for WEC 36. Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber discusses his first-round TKO loss to Mike Brown at the event in the above video. After the jump are comments from Leonard Garcia and Chael Sonnen.

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ESPN Deportes Planning MMA Reality Show (Updated)

ESPN Deportes, the Spanish-language channel of ESPN, is reportedly in the early stages of planning a mixed martial arts reality show that will be loosely based on “The Contender” boxing series that the channel produced in recent years according to Dave Meltzer’s latest notebook for Yahoo! Sports.

The show is said to likely be featuring fighters from the featherweight, lightweight, and middleweight classes and could include a number of fighters that competed under the EliteXC banner if their contract situations are figured out in the coming weeks:

Several sources within mixed martial arts have confirmed that the ESPN corporate family of networks is making moves to get into the sport.

The plans appear to involve a reality show that would be taped during the spring, looking at using featherweight, lightweight and middleweight fighters. No other details of the show are available, other then a loose idea of modeling it after “The Contender,” the boxing show the network recently dropped.

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MMA Live Episode 25

From ESPN, here’s this week’s installment of MMA Live with Jon Anik, Franklin McNeil, and Stephan Bonnar.

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