The science behind MMA is fascinating. While the NFL is running a constant race to apply new safety measures to their violent contact sport, MMA is stuck in neutral. Football will always be violent. MMA will always be violent.
But are there ways to make these brutal athletic endeavors more safe for human body consumption?
Akin to the argument of American football being safer without helmets, Joe Rogan is hypothesizing that MMA would be better without gloves and or taped wrists. So crazy it might be true? Let Rogan make the case for MMA to go back to the days of Vale Tudo bareknuckle brawls.