There was a time, when this sport was young and no one gave a crap about it, when the only content a fan could devour would be the fight itself and maybe – MAYBE – an interview printed in a trade publication (like “Full Contact Fighter” or “Tapout” magazine) a month later.
Now it’s a whole new world.
There are UFC Embedded videos, there are breakdowns on top of breakdowns by assorted personalities (both pre- and postfight), there are reaction pieces galore… if you can think of it, odds are it’s currently being produced.
Below is a behind-the-scenes look at Conor McGregor’s experiences at UFC 194, narrated by the man himself. Obviously, McGregor’s fight coming up this weekend at UFC 196 against Nate Diaz is the raison d’etre of this video, but it’s really a standalone piece in its own right. McGregor made history back in December – let’s revel in it.