Unfiltered Episode 146: Sage Northcutt, Aleks Paunovic, and Bobby Kelly

Actor and big UFC fan, Aleks Paunovic, joins Jim and guest co-host Bobby Kelly in-studio to talk about UFC 217, boxing vs. MMA, working on War for the Planet of the Apes, and much more. Later, UFC Fight Night Norfolk winner "Super" Sage Northcutt calls in to discuss his first fight back inside the Octagon after a little less than a year away, training full time at Team Alpha Male, auditioning to be Ivan Drago's son in Creed 2, and more. Plus, Matt Serra joins the show from his family vacation in Disney World to give his thoughts on this past weekend's fights.
Full Episode
Aleks on why boxing should adopt UFC's bonus structure
Aleks on the Cody vs. TJ fight at UFC 217
Aleks on the Joanna vs. Rose fight at UFC 217
Aleks on going to "ape camp" preparing for War for the Planet of the Apes
Sage on how he decided to go train at Team Alpha Male
Sage on how his first loss changed his approach
Sage on auditioning for Creed 2
Sage debuts his Ivan Drago accent


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