Unfiltered Episode 177: Joseph Benavidez & Din Thomas

#1 UFC Flyweight contender Joseph Benavidez calls in and talks to Jim and Matt about recovering from an ACL injury, training at the UFC Performance Institute, the state of the UFC Flyweight division, DJ vs. TJ, and more. Before that, friend of the show, Din Thomas, calls in and talks about the Hector Lombard-CB Dolloway fight, a possible Amanda Nunes vs. Cris Cyborg matchup, and Tyron Woodley's shoulder surgery. Plus, the guys break down Matt's TUF 4 fight vs. Pete Spratt, and shoot down one of Chris The Producer's segment ideas.

Full Episode
Din on Amanda Nunes matching up well with Cyborg
Din on possibly why Tyron Woodley gets hated on sometimes
Joe on having a renewed focus after his ACL injury
Joe on a possible DJ vs. TJ UFC Flyweight title fight
Matt and Joe on DJ's "mouse trap" armbar


Presented by Modelo Especial, the official beer of UFC, former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk discusses her fighting spirit ahead of her highly anticipated rematch with Rose Namajunas at UFC 223 on April 7.
Doing part of his fight camp for UFC 223 next April 7 at the UFC Performance Institute, Michael Chiesa adds power and explosiveness to his game.
At age 20, Cody’s brother introduced him to five-year old Maddux, who was deathly ill with leukemia. As the two became friends, they made a promise to each other: Maddux would beat cancer, and Cody would become world champion.
Khabib Nurmagomedov showed the lightweight division what he was capable of when he knocked out Thiago Taveres in Brazil back in 2013 to improve to 19-0. Next he faces Tony Ferguson for the lightweight belt at UFC 223 live on Pay-Per-View.