Between the Links returns for a special live edition following the UFC’s first pay-per-view event of 2021.

Host Mike Heck is joined by reigning BTL champion, MMA Fighting’s Steven Marrocco as he looks to make it two straight against Jed Meshew following last week’s victory.

This week, the panel will discuss the fallout of UFC 257, including Dustin Poirier’s second-round KO win over Conor McGregor in the main event and what the result means to the legacies of the fighters involved. In addition, they will discuss Michael Chandler’s incredible debut finish of Dan Hooker and how they would shape the top of the loaded lightweight division moving forward.

The panel will also react the announcement that Ben Askren will face Jake Paul in an eight-round pro boxing match on April 17.

Who will leave the virtual BTL arena with the most coveted title in MMA media? Find out at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on Thursday, Jan. 28.

Audio-only versions of the podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Stitcher and YouTube.

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