Joe Silva: UFC Spectacle Couldn’t Survive; It Needed to be a Sport (#FBF)

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Check out this #FlashbackFriday video with outgoing #UFC matchmaker Joe Silva, as he talks about the transition the Ultimate Fighting Championship made from being the “bloodiest most brutal spectacle in the history of mankind” to being a legitimate sport.

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Yes, MMAWeekly.com lifers, that is the mighty Big Poppa Schnake’s voice you hear in the interview, may he rest in peace: https://www.mmaweekly.com/r-i-p-chris-big-poppa-schnake-1974-2011

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