5 Years Later, UFC Legend Rashad Evans Gushes on Rare Dana White & Joe Rogan Moment: “His Love for the Sport Fires Me Up”

Published 12/20/2022, 2:51 PM EST

Joe Rogan‘s name has been used synonymously with the world of mixed martial arts. The UFC color commentator loves the sport to the core. In fact, we can see him talking about the sport for hours even on his podcast. Besides, the former fear factor host also creates much-needed hype for all the UFC events and fights, which is ultimately good for the promotion. Moreover, there are many instances where Rogan is a little too hyped about a fight, and UFC legend Rashad Evans shared one such incident.

Evans took to Instagram to share one video of Joe Rogan passionately promoting some fights for UFC 213.


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Rashad Evans shares a Joe Rogan video

Evans, a former light heavyweight champion, and the winner of The Ultimate Fighter 2, took to Instagram and shared a post on Joe Rogan. The Instagram post captioned, “Anyone remember this? @JoeRogan was bringing that ENERGY this night. I love him on commentary. His love for the sport fires me up. I love Dana’s reaction too.

In the video, Rogan looked as hyped as ever while giving a verbal promo to the UFC 213 card. He could be seen beside UFC President Dana White. Even White looked amused by the introduction of the main card by the UFC commentator.

The UFC commentator said while introducing the fights, “One of the greatest strikers to ever compete in the heavyweight division compete against the greatest grappler to compete in the heavyweight division. We got the interim middleweight championship of the world, Yoel Romero versus Robert Whittaker. ‘Showtime’ Pettis versus Jim Miller.”

Furthermore, he continued, “It’s outstanding, and it’s coming at you right now, coming at you on pay-per-view.” A visibly happy Joe Rogan is always pumped about the sport and puts his heart out at covering the event.

A passionate Rogan brings excitement to the sport

It always excited the former fear factor host when talking about the world of mixed martial arts. Moreover, the UFC commentator talks about MMA most of the time with his guests on the Joe Rogan Experience. He also brings some of the fighters from UFC to talk about the sport and any events that they have encountered.


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Furthermore, his insights into the sport are outstanding owing to his experience watching and covering the fights. Besides, the color commentator also has black belts in Taekwondo and Jiu-Jitsu.


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Joe Rogan is one of the best personalities to grace the sport. Fans and fighters love to see the commentator covering the event passionately. Moreover, he has made himself synonymous with MMA for fans all around the world.

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Faizan Mirza

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Faizan Mirza is a UFC Writer at Essentially Sports. He has had a keen eye on the UFC since 2015 and is a fan of Conor McGregor because of his attitude and charisma. Faizan had been following McGregor's ascent in the sport.

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