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Go behind the scenes of the world's fastest-growing sport with one of the industry's top insiders. Veteran journalist and Fox Sports' UFC anchor Karyn Bryant delivers interviews, analysis and humor with the biggest names and rising stars in the world of mixed martial arts. Whether you're already a fight fan- or if you're looking to learn more about this exciting sport- The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant has got you covered!


8/24/2015 | Episode 057 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Saskatoon, which saw Max Holloway get the TKO win over Charles Oliveira in the main event after Oliveira was unable to continue due to injury. They also discuss Neil Magny’s split decision win over Erick Silva and the FOTN between Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman. In addition, Karyn and Pete share their thoughts on Michael Bisping’s criticism of Frankie Perez’s retirement, Rousey vs Holm and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson’s comments after an incident in the gym.

8/10/2015 | Episode 056 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Nashville, which saw Glover Teixeira submit Ovince St. Preux in the main event. They also share their thoughts on the controversial split decision win Beneil Dariush scored over Michael Johnson in the co-main event, Amanda Nunes’s win over Sara McMann and the questionable stoppage in Derek Brunson’s win over Smili’N Sam Alvey. We also hear from UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Daniel Cormier and former champ Rashad Evans, who engage in a little playful smack talk regarding a potential future match-up, and Pete lets some of his detractors know why their name calling is off the mark...

8/4/2015 | Episode 055 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC 190, in which Bantamweight Champ Ronda Rousey successfully defend her title by knocking out Bethe Correia in the first round. Karyn and Pete also discuss Shogun vs Little Nog, Struve vs Big Nog and Demian Maia’s BJJ. In addition, they give their opinions on the WSOF’s decision to strip Welterweight Champ Rousimar Palhares of his title after he repeatedly gouged Jake Shields’ eyes and continued cranking a kimura submission after Jake tapped. In “High 5,” Pete shares what he learned while watching Rousey vs Correia, including the new porn inspired by Rousey. Lastly, Karyn talks about attending Five Grappling's inaugural Super League at Studio 540 (http://www.fivegrappling.com/superleague) with Kenny Florian and also pays respect to the late Macka Foley, a man who will greatly be missed.

7/27/2015 | Episode 054 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Chicago, where TJ DIllashaw successfully defended his Bantamweight title against former champ Renan Barao in the main event. They also cover Miesha Tate’s victory over Jessica Eye, Barboza vs Felder, Joe Lauzon’s good sportsmanship and the questionable scorecards that lead to Ramsey Nijem’s loss. In addition, they discuss Jacob “Stitch” Duran’s decision to speak out against the Reebok deal, Elisabeth Phillip’s wardrobe malfunction, Hulk Hogan’s firing from the WWE and more!

7/20/2015 | Episode 053 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down on both the UFC Glasgow and UFC San Diego cards.  In rounds 1 and 2 they talk Michael Bisping vs Thales Leites, Ross Pearson vs Evan Dunham, Joanne Calderwood vs Cortney Casey and Joe Duffy vs Ivan Jorge.  Rounds 3 and 4 cover Frank Mir’s KO of Todd Duffee, Tony Ferguson vs Josh Thomson, Alan Jouban vs Matt Dwyer and Holly Holm vs Marion Reneau.  In round 5 they discuss the new "Ant Man" movie, and the summer classic, “Jaws.”

7/13/2015 | Episode 052 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss all the action that went down in Las Vegas during International Fight Week 2015. They start with the biggest event the UFC has ever held; UFC 189, which saw Conor McGregor defeat Chad Mendes for the Interim Featherweight title. In the co-headliner, Robbie Lawler retained his Welterweight title in an unforgettable battle with Rory MacDonald. They also discuss several other fights on the card before moving to the following night’s TUF 21 Finale. In that main event, Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson knocked out Jake “The Juggernaut” Ellenberger with a perfectly timed spinning head kick. Kamaru Usman won TUF 21 for The Blackzilians by defeating American Top Team’s Hayder Hassan, and that fight gets discussed along with other standouts from the night. Karyn also fills Pete in on some of the other interviews and highlights from a very full week of UFC action in Vegas.

6/29/2015 | Episode 051 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss Yoel Romero’s win over Lyoto Machida in the main event at UFC Florida, and the controversy that now surrounds him after his post-fight speech.  They also talk about the UFC Florida wins earned by Lorenz Larkin, Antonio Carlos Junior (AKA “Shoe Face”), Tony Sims and Thiago Santos, as well as the KO Joe Schilling suffered at Bellator 139.  In addition, Rashad Evans lets fans know exactly how much a rib injury can affect a fighter in light of Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo’s issues heading into the highly-anticipated fight with Conor McGregor, set for UFC 189.  And in “High 5,” Pete apologizes to his loved ones for the way he acted after he heard that Aldo may not be able to fight.

6/22/2015 | Episode 050 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss Kimbo Slice’s win over Ken Shamrock at Bellator 138 and Joanna Jędrzejczyk’s successful title defense against Jessica Penne at UFC Berlin. Karyn and Pete share their thoughts on both fights, the ring walks, the near-submissions, the broken noses and the heart shown by the participants. They also look ahead to Lyoto Machida’s upcoming bout with Yoel Romero and Tito Ortiz’s title fight with Liam McGeary, and Pete lets us know the formula he thinks Bellator uses to decide their main events.

6/15/2015 | Episode 049 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC 188, which saw Interim Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum submit Heavyweight Champ Cain Velasquez to become the UFC’s Undisputed Champ. Karyn and Pete break down the fight, the preparations that did and didn’t pay off and what the win says about Werdum’s legacy. They also discuss Eddie Alvarez’s win over Gilbert Melendez, Kelvin Gastelum’s victory over Nate Marquardt and other highs and lows from the night. In “High 5” Pete sets up a few topics for “Praise Or Pummel,” including Rachel Dolezal’s impersonation of a black woman and fights taking place in Mexico City.

6/8/2015 | Episode 048 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC NOLA, which saw the legend Dan Henderson KO Tim Boetsch in only twenty-eight seconds in the main event. They also talk about Ben Rothwell’s submission victory over Matt Mitrione (and his weird post-fight speech), Dustin Poirier’s great performance, Shawn Jordan’s surprising technique and more. They also take a look ahead to UFC 188, where Interim Heavyweight Champ Fabricio Werdum looks to unify the belt against reigning Champ Cain Velasquez.

6/1/2015 | Episode 047 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Goiania, which saw former Interim Welterweight Champ Carlos Condit return to action with a decisive victory over Thiago Alves. Karyn and Pete also discuss Charles Oliveira’s win over Nick Lentz, Norman Parke’s split decision loss to Francisco Trinaldo and Ryan Jimmo’s low blow. They also talk about Daniel Cormier’s return to work at FOX Sports 1 after winning the belt, and in “High 5” Pete gives the new Champ some suggestions for how to better enjoy his reign.

5/26/2015 | Episode 046 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss UFC 187, possibly the most exciting UFC show in the past year. In Round 1 they break down the Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs Daniel Cormier fight and talk about DC being the new UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. In Round 2, you’ll see Ryan Bader charging DC at the post-fight press conference and get Karyn and Pete’s thoughts. Round 3 covers UFC Middleweight Champ Chris Weidman’s dominating performance over Vitor Belfort, as well as ring girl Brittney Palmer’s loving gaze at Weidman during the weigh-ins. In Round 4 Karyn and Pete discuss the amazing display of heart and aggression by both Travis Browne and Andrei Arlovski, Donald Cerrone breaking John Makdessi’s jaw and the amazing pace of Benavidez vs Moraga. In High Five, High Old Guy shares some fight night tweets from various UFC fighters and points out those who may have a future in sports broadcasting. Lastly, you’ll learn where the popular MMA phrase “spinning shit” originated, by watching a clip from the UFC 143 post-fight press conference with Carlos Condit.

5/19/2015 | Episode 045 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this 1 year anniversary edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Manila, where Frankie Edgar dominated Urijah Faber and Mark Munoz retired in style.  They also hear from Daniel Cormier in advance of his UFC 187 title fight against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Travis Browne talks about how he ended up training with Glendale Fight Club’s Edmond Tarverdyan. In Round Five, Pete shares his Top Ten List of things learned about MMA in this past year.

5/11/2015 | Episode 044 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Adelaide, which saw heavyweight Stipe Miocic defeat Mark Hunt in the main event.  They also hear from Frankie Edgar in advance of his upcoming UFC Manila main event bout with Urijah Faber, they debate the merits of the new Reebok fighter payouts and Pete shares some memories of his mom in honor of Mother’s Day.

5/4/2015 | Episode 043 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the fallout from the “Fight Of The Century” between boxing greats Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.  They cover the fight action, the appearance of The Burger King in Floyd’s corner, the celebs in the audience and the reaction from UFC brass and other boxing greats. They also discuss the UFC’s decision to strip Jon Jones of his title and suspend him indefinitely and they preview the upcoming main event between heavyweights Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt.  Plus, in “High Five,” Pete highlights some of the positives that came out of the Jones situation.

4/27/2015 | Episode 042 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss Jon Jones' alleged hit and run accident in Albuquerque, NM and the potential fallout if the Light Heavyweight Champ is charged with a felony. They also break down Flyweight Champ Demetrious Johnson's record-setting submission victory over Kyoji Horiguchi, Rampage Jackson's win in his UFC return, Michael Bisping's hard-fought victory over CB Dollaway and other highlights from UFC 186. And in "High Five" Pete gives "Mighty Mouse" a few suggestions for a new nickname.

4/20/2015 | Episode 041 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC On FOX 15, in which Luke Rockhold, Paige VanZant and Max Holloway all scored big. UFC 186's Michael Bisping shares a hilarious story of a pre-weigh-in burger binge, and "High Five" features a round of "Praise Or Pummel" including Madonna kissing Drake, Stiviano required to reimburse Rochelle Sterling $1.8 million + more!

4/13/2015 | Episode 040 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Krakow, which saw Mirko Cro Cop avenge his 2007 loss to Gabriel Gonzaga.  They also cover Maryna Moroz’s win over Joanne Calderwood and the WSOF event with Phoenix Jones and Nick Newell.  UFC veteran Clay Guida joins the show to talk about his ringwalk and the beatdown that his big brother likes to give him before he enters the cage. But that’s not all: “High Five” features an exclusive interview with the trash can from Episode 39’s incredible story from UFC Middleweight Champ Chris Weidman.

4/7/2015 | Episode 039 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Fairfax, including Chad Mendes’ win over Ricardo Lamas, Clay Guida’s win over Robbie Peralta and Al Iaquinta’s controversial split-decision win and post-fight speech.  In addition, UFC Middleweight Champ Chris Weidman tells the most incredible first date story you will ever hear, Karyn and Pete break down the fight between Champ Ronda Rousey’s book and Walmart, and Pete runs through some of the best YouTube comments in “High Five.”

3/29/2015 | Episode 038 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at Bellator 135, which saw Marcos Galvao defeat Champ Joe Warren via verbal submission and also featured a great fight between LC Davis and Hideo Tokoro.  They also discuss the back-and-forth fight between Champ Justin Gaethje and Luis Palomino at WSOF 19.  UFC Fairfax fighters Al Iaquinta and Liz Carmouche join the show: Al talks about those aforementioned fights, and Liz tells us why she longs for bacon more than any other food during training camp.  Karyn and Pete preview the UFC Fairfax main event between Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas, and Pete lets us know how he’d improve the marketing for Bellator + WSOF in “High Five.”

3/23/2015 | Episode 037 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss the action that went down at UFC Rio.  This includes Demian Maia’s dominant win over Ryan LaFlare, Silva’s victory over Koscheck, Gilbert Burn’s BJJ, Amanda Nunes’ knee kicks and more.  We also hear from Bethe Correia in advance of her fight with Champ Ronda Rousey and debate the merits of Conor McGregor’s Jose Aldo smack talk.  The show concludes with “High Five,” where Pete gives the Dober vs Silva ref some career advice.

3/16/2015 | Episode 036 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin have some fun with the five-minute round format and share their reactions to UFC 185 in segments which were filmed minutes after the fights concluded.  They also preview the upcoming UFC Rio card featuring Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare and Erick Silva vs Josh Koscheck. The podcast plays out as follows: Round 1- Rafael Dos Anjos dethrones Anthony Pettis and becomes the new Lightweight Champ. Round 2- Joanna Jędrzejczyk becomes the UFC’s second Strawweight Champ after defeating Carla Esparza.  Round 3- Johny Hendricks defeats Matt Brown; Alistair Overeem defeats Roy Nelson; Henry Cejudo defeats Chris Cariaso.  Round 4- UFC Rio preview; hear from Demian Maia and Josh Koscheck. Round 5- “High Five:” Pete breaks down fighter’s post-fight tweets and applies the “Truth-O-Meter” to decipher what they are really saying.

3/9/2015 | Episode 035 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin add a few tweaks to their new podcast format, which breaks the show down into five five-minute rounds. This week’s topics are as follows: Round 1- UFC 185. Round 2- Anthony “Showtime” Pettis. Round 3- Rafael Dos Anjos and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Round 4- The Strawweight title fight between Carla Esparza and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Round 5- “High Five:” Pete grills Karyn on fighter’s nicknames. Please let us know your thoughts on the UFC 185 match-ups and who you think will walk away with wins!

3/3/2015 | Episode 034 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin unveil their new podcast format, which breaks the show down into five five-minute rounds. This week’s topics are as follows: Round 1- Bellator 134, Invicta FC 11 and UFC 184. Round 2- Ronda Rousey. Round 3- Cat Zingano. Round 4- Jon Jones and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson punking Dana White. Round 5- “Praise Or Pummel,” discussing Terrence Howard’s desire to use the N word on the hit show “Empire.” The show also features sound bites from Rousey, Zingano and Johnson. We hope you like the show overhaul!

2/23/2015 | Episode 033 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin welcome UFC Bantamweight Raquel “Rocky” Pennington and Bellator Light Heavyweight Liam McGeary.  Rocky discusses her upcoming UFC 184 co-main event fight with Holly Holm, her development as a fighter since her fantastic bulldog choke victory over Ashlee Evans-Smith and her thoughts on the main event between Champ Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano.  Liam gives us his thoughts on his upcoming title fight with Emmanuel Newton, training with Renzo Gracie and Daniel Cormier and the reasons why he wouldn’t hang out with Karyn and her friends in Phoenix last December.  Karyn and Pete also discuss the UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Mir results and they “Praise Or Pummel” Oscar speeches and “50 Shades Of Grey.”

2/9/2015 | Episode 032 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin welcome 12th-ranked UFC Lightweight Michael Johnson, who discusses his long layoff and upcoming return to action against Edson Barboza set for UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Mir on February 22nd. Michael talks about training with Rashad Evans and the Blackzilian team, the reasons behind his absence from the Octagon and what he hopes to prove when he rolls into enemy territory for a fight in Brazil. Michael also shares his thoughts on the Patriots’ Julian Edelman’s choice of women, Pettis vs Dos Anjos and his desire to fight former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez. Karyn and Pete also play “Praise Or Pummel,” where they discuss Kanye West’s beef with Beck’s "Album Of The Year” win at the Grammy’s and the latest crop of movies currently residing at the top of the box office.

2/2/2015 | Episode 031 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast With Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss all the action that went down at UFC 183. This event marked the return of Anderson Silva, who was victorious in a five-round fight with Nick Diaz. We hear post-fight comments from both fighters, as well as sound bites from Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson (who comments on John Lineker missing weight). We also hear from Light Heavyweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, whose struggles with weight in the past give perspective on the troubles welterweight Kelvin Gastelum faced in his bout with Tyron Woodley. Lastly in Praise or Pummel, The New England Patriots' Superbowl win, Katy Perry and more are debated.

1/20/2015 | Episode 030 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss Conor McGregor’s victory over Dennis Siver at UFC Boston, his post-fight challenge to reigning Champ Jose Aldo and how their title fight could potentially play out.  They also discuss Donald Cerrone’s controversial victory over Benson Henderson, Uriah Hall’s face cutting skills and Gleison Tibau’s latest win.  The two are then joined by Dan O’Brien, who won the Gold Medal at the 1996 Olympics, where he competed in the decathlon. Dan offers Karyn and Pete (and everyone else) advice on how to reach their training goals, what type of workouts burn the most fat and calories and how to mentally overcome adversity.  As a longtime fight fan, Dan also gives his thoughts on the imminent return of the former champion Anderson Silva.

1/5/2015 | Episode 029 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin launch into the first podcast of 2015 with a wrap-up of UFC 182, which saw Champ Jon Jones victorious over his latest challenger, Daniel Cormier. Karyn and Pete discuss the fight, the statements made by Jones afterwards and if they think he’ll fight Gustafsson or Rumble Johnson next. They also cover Donald Cerrone’s bout with Myles Jury and some other highlights from the PPV. Looking forward, Karyn and Pete talk about upcoming fights featuring Conor McGregor, Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz. Moving on the “Praise Or Pummel,” they cover Sony pulling “The Interview” from theaters, Kanye West helping Paul McCarney get a career boost and the latest installment of “Celebrity Apprentice.”

12/15/2014 | Episode 028 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin sit down to talk LIVE with fight fans about the TUF 20 Finale, the UFC’s inaugural strawweight champ Carla Esparza, as well as UFC on FOX: Junior Dos Santos vs Stipe Miocic, Rafael Dos Anjos vs Nate Diaz, Alistair Overeem vs Stefan Struve and Gabriel Gonzaga vs Matt Mitrione. You can join the conversation by asking questions in the comment section.

12/8/2014 | Episode 027 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin talk with recently retired UFC Lightweight Yves Edwards and hear what he has to say about hanging up his gloves after an astounding 17-year career as a fighter. Yves talks about fighting for PRIDE when soccer kicks were allowed, how he was able to fight at such a high level for so many years and how the conversation went with matchmaker Joe Silva when he decided to announce his retirement. He also discusses his ritual of bringing snacks to the weigh-in scale, Tyron Woodley’s decision not to fight Hector Lombard and he gives his thoughts on Robbie Lawler’s ascension to Welterweight Champ and Anthony Pettis’ reign as the Lightweight king. Yves also plays “Praise Or Pummel” with Karyn and Pete, where he weighs-in on then UFC’s recent signing of WWE star CM Punk.

12/1/2014 | Episode 026 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin talk with highly-regarded MMA referee Herb Dean about his experiences refereeing in the UFC and other organizations around the world.  Herb gives insight into the mind of a ref when they’re deciding whether or not to stop a fight, what he thought while working the TUF 20 fights featuring female strawweights, how he felt about Leslie Smith’s exploding ear and much more!  Karyn, Pete and Herb also preview UFC 181 and play “Praise Or Pummel.”

11/24/2014 | Episode 025 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin talk with UFC Heavyweight Travis Browne and hear what he has to say about his upcoming fight with Brendan Schaub, scheduled for UFC 181 on December 6, 2014.  Travis also talks about moving his camp from Jackson/Winklejohn to Glendale Fighting Club, his underdog wins over Alistair Overeem and Josh Barnett and his evolution as a UFC fighter.  As a dad of two boys, he also gives some parenting advice to Pete, explains why he prefers to hunt elk with a bow and explains why he once wore his fiancee’s bikini.  Karyn and Pete discuss UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs Swanson results and play “Praise Or Pummel.”

11/15/2014 | Episode 024 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin sit down to talk LIVE with fight fans about UFC 180: Werdum vs Hunt that just went down in Mexico City, Mexico , as well as Bellator 131: Ortiz vs Bonnar. You can join the conversation by asking questions in the comment section.

11/10/2014 | Episode 023 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin sit down to talk about Luke Rockhold’s win over Michael Bisping at UFC Sydney and Ovince St. Preux’s KO of Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in Uberlandia, Brazil. They also look forward to UFC 180: Werdum vs Hunt in Mexico City, Mexico.

11/3/2014 | Episode 022 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin sit down to talk LIVE with fight fans about the upcoming UFC cards in Sydney, Australia: Luke Rockhold vs Michael Bisping and Uberlandia, Brazil: Mauricio "Shogun" Rua vs Ovince St. Preux. You can join the conversation by asking questions in the comment section.

10/27/2014 | Episode 021 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, Karyn and Pete Cummin discuss all the action that went down at UFC 179. They break down Champ Jose Aldo’s hard-fought victory over Chad Mendes and Phil Davis’ dominant win over Glover Teixeira. They also cover the wins earned by Maldonado, Elkins, Dariush and Magny. When the talk turns to “Praise Or Pummel,” Karyn and Pete talk about the Ebola hysteria, Russell Brand’s video about Renee Zelwegger’s new look and the fact that Honey Boo Boo’s show has been canceled because her mom is dating a convicted child molester.

10/22/2014 | Episode 020 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of "The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant,” third-ranked UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley joins Karyn Bryant and Pete Cummin to talk about his work on the new NWA movie “Straight Outta Compton,” the civil unrest in his hometown of Ferguson, MO, and who he’d like to face the next time he enters the Octagon. Karyn and Pete also preview the upcoming UFC 179 PPV, focusing on the main event between Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes and the co-main event featuring Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis. They also play “Praise Or Pummel,” where they discuss the woman who got stuck in her online date’s chimney, Colorado’s possible ban on edible marijuana, Zach Galifianakis’ recent weight loss and the Chinese lottery winner who showed up to collect his winnings in a bear costume. As always, we encourage you to add your own thoughts on the upcoming fights and to offer your Praises and/or Pummels in the comment section!

10/14/2014 | Episode 019 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
On this edition of The MMA H.E.A.T. Podcast with Karyn Bryant, UFC lightweight Daron Cruickshank joins Karyn and Pete Cummin to talk about his impressive run of five fights in 2014- which includes his upcoming bout with KJ Noons. Daron discusses his last fight with Anthony Njokuani, his training in Detroit and how his background in Tae Kwon Do helps him in the UFC. The "Detroit Superstar" also plays "Praise Or Pummel" with Karyn and Pete, where he gives his thoughts on "The Walking Dead," Taylor Swift's cat named Olivia Benson and the death of the man who created the Jheri Curl. Of course, Karyn and Pete also cover their usual assortment of random, ridiculous topics as well!

10/8/2014 | Episode 018 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
Join Karyn Bryant and Pete Cummin for a lively discussion about what went down at the two UFC Fight Nights that took place in Sweden and in Halifax on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Karyn and Pete talk about Gunnar Nelson vs Rick Story, Rafael Assuncao vs Bryan Caraway, Rory MacDonald vs Tarec Saffiedine and more. They also play “Praise or Pummel:” this time they debate Michael Phelps’ DUI bust, fighter Cody Gibson’s “Google me, b*tch” line and Katy Perry’s crush on a college QB.

9/29/2014 | Episode 017 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
Join Karyn Bryant and Pete Cummin for this week’s podcast; a LIVE Chat beginning at 1:00pm PT. This week they’ll cover the aftermath of UFC 178 and take questions from fight fans on YouTube and Twiter, using hashtag #HeyKB.

9/19/2014 | Episode 016 (YouTube video | iTunes | Stitcher)
This week Karyn and Pete Cummin have a great conversation with UFC 178’s Manny Gamburyan, who advises Karyn on whether or not she should risk getting punched by UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champ Ronda Rousey. Karyn and Pete also discuss the Bigfoot vs Arlovski bout and the upcoming UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Nelson card featuring Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai. In addition, they play “Praise Or Pummel,” where they cover Randy Couture’s moves on “Dancing With The Stars,” Adrian Peterson, Ray Rice and the NFL’s policies towards criminals and the new shows set to debut on fall TV.
8/22/2014 | Episode 015 (iTunes)
UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger joins Karyn and Pete Cummin this time to talk about training with women's champ Ronda Rousey and her coach Edmond Tarverdyan, the ups and downs of a career in fighting and the difference between professionals and drunks who fight in a bar. Jake also talks about working for FOX Sports, his upcoming fight in Mexico and his brother Joe's start in the UFC. In addition, Jake plays "Praise or Pummel" and discusses Jacke Chan's apology for marijuana, the new Superbowl halftime policy and the fact that Ninja Turtles beat "The Expendables 3."
8/15/2014 | Episode 014 (iTunes)
Former UFC fighter and current FOX Sports commentator Brian Stann joins Karyn and Pete Cummin for a very lively discussion covering some of the top stories in the sport. They talk about the UFC's current and future plans for PED testing, the postponement of the Jon Jones / Daniel Cormier fight, Ryan Bader vs Ovince Saint Preux and the mistakes young fighters are making in their training. They also play "Praise or Pummel," where they debate Dog The Bounty Hunter's promise to capture War Machine, Arnold Schwarzenegger's "illegitimate" son showing up the the "Expendables 3" premiere and the rumored break up of Jay-Z and Beyonce's marriage. Give it a listen, and tell your friends!
8/1/2014 | Episode 012 (iTunes)
UFC Welterweight Champ Johny Hendricks joins Karyn and Pete Cummin to discuss his return to training after bicep surgery, Robbie Lawler's victory over Matt Brown and whether he thinks GSP will return to the Octagon. We hear his opinion on Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier as well. He also plays "Praise or Pummel" with topics on Justin Bieber, Keifer Sutherland and "The Bacherlorette."