After a two-week hiatus due to the holidays and planet Hoth like weather, "Darce Side Radio" podcast returns with Episode 19 on MMAmania.com. Hope everyone had a good holiday season and you are able to brave the brutal elements of winter.
On this week's episode, Stets will talk to the No.1-ranked UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber about taking a title fight at UFC 169 against Renan Barao on short notice and the unfortunate injury to his longtime adversary, Dominick Cruz.
Also joining the show will be Al Iaquinta and Sean Fitzgerald to talk about the TV project they are both working on called Choke Artist.
The audio player is embedded below (just click play). Interviews and segments are marked for the lazy who wish to jump ahead. Here is what you can expect to hear on Episode 19 of "Darce Side Radio."
Urijah Faber: "The California Kid" stops by to discuss the injury to Dominick Cruz that opened up the opportunity for him to rematch Renan Barao at UFC 169, his victory over Michael McDonald, being considered for "Fighter of the Year," staying positive, the naysayers who knock his title fight losses and being a preferred status flyer on South West Airlines.
Sean Fitzgerald: Fitzgerald has worked in the production department for various reality TV shows like The Bachelor, and Storage Hunters, He comes on to discuss his newest project entitled Choke Artist. The show is currently being pitched to networks, and is about a young fighter named Judd Pulaski, who has just graduated from college and is fighting in the underground scene of New York and trying to succeed and rise to the top in MMA. Pulaski will be played by Al Iaquinta.
Al Iaquinta: The UFC lightweight joins Stets and Fitzgerald to discuss his role in Choke Artist, how his experience on The Ultimate Fighter will help him, his upcoming fight with Kevin Lee at UFC 169, and the recent success of Team Serra/Longo.