Top Turtle MMA Podcast: Featuring Jonathan Brookins + Jordan Johnson

Although co-host Dave is away on holiday this weekend, that doesn’t mean we couldn’t bring you plenty of good MMA content. 

This week, Gumby sits down with former Ultimate Fighter winner Jonathan Brookins. He details where he’s been and why he’s been away for so long. Plus, he talks about his desire to get back into the fight game and what has changed inside of him since the last time we saw him. 

Plus, Jordan Johnson pops in to talk about his chance at the 1 million dollar prize at the PFL finale. Plus, he talks about what a year with PFL looks like and whether we’ll ever see him anywhere else. 

Timestamps: 

  • 2:00 - Jonathan Brookins Interview: Call it a Comeback

  • 17:50 - Jordan Johnson Interview: A Million Reasons PFL Rocks

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Clash Of The Titans: Nick Rodriguez vs Victor Hugo

Titans take the stage as Fight to Win 135 makes its way to Sacramento, California, on Saturday, January 18, with a main event between No. 2-ranked +99kg grappler Nick Rodriguez (Renzo Gracie Academy) and 2019 No-Gi Absolute World Champion and No. 4-ranked +99kg grappler, Victor Hugo (Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu). 

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