Alex Donno of famed Miami sports station WQAM 560 joined Joe Rizzo (@RearNakedChoke) and Jay Kelly (@JayKellyMMA) to talk about the UFC’s featherweight division prior to the interim title fight between Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes.

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Donno (@AlexDonno) gave his thoughts on Jose Aldo’s future, the state of the pay-per-view industry and the revised UFC 189 card. We also revisited UFC Fight Night 70, which took place in Donno’s home state of Florida. Along with MMA conversation, Donno compared interviewing mixed martial artists to athletes from other sports. Dominic Rizzo joined the show and kicked it off with an intro, ahead of Tim Hughes.


As always, feel free to comment below or send feedback about the show to @RNCRadio or @CombatPress on Twitter, or on Facebook at RNC Radio or Combat Press.

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Jason Kelly has been a lifelong fan of martial arts and was instantly hooked on MMA after watching the pay-per-view broadcast of UFC 1 at 12 years old. The Canadian dabbled in martial arts and MMA over the years, but the sport he excelled at was basketball. Jason’s introduction to MMA media started at MMA Religion, which led to his position as a feature writer on MMA DieHards. Jason eventually became the Feature Content Manager at MMA DieHards. His duties at MMA DieHards led to hosting MMA DieHards Radio and MMA Cypher Radio with Corey Charron, before going on to join Joe Rizzo's longtime-running show, Rear Naked Choke Radio. Following a short hiatus from covering the sport he loves, Jason joined the staff at Combat Press. Aside from his interest in MMA, Jason has a passion for hip hop, especially battle rap. He considers himself a hip hop connoisseur and is always up for a conversation on the subject.

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