Brian Stann News
Former UFC fighter Brian Stann offers 4 pieces of advice for aspiring MMA fighters
Susan Cox - April 25, 2022
Brian Stann reveals why he left MMA, says he “absolutely” misses being an analyst but “I love my current company”
Harry Kettle - April 20, 2022
Former UFC fighter Brian Stann shares some advice for Khamzat Chimaev: “Don’t be in such a rush”
Susan Cox - April 12, 2022
Georges St-Pierre Suffers From 'Some of the Worst Anxiety' Brian Stann Has Seen
Justin Golightly - November 17, 2017
Brian Stann explains why he left his UFC commentary gig
Tom Taylor - September 12, 2017
Earlier this summer, the MMA community was hit by the surprising news that former fighter Brian Stann, arguably the best commentator and analyst employed by the UFC, would be leaving his post with the organization. This coming week, he’ll take up a new position as a Chief Operating Officer of a company he has described as a “large real estate firm.” He’ll also be returning to school, as he pursues an executive Masters of Business Administration (MBA) at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. On the latest edition of The MMA Hour, the ever articulate Brian Stann gave an in-depth breakdown of the reasons for this move. See what he had to say below (h/t Shaun Al-Shatti of MMAFighting.com).
BREAKING | Brian Stann is leaving the UFC
Tom Taylor - August 21, 2017
Former WEC light heavyweight champion and UFC middleweight contender Brian Stann is regarded as one of the most articulate and knowledgable commentators in MMA. Regrettably, his days as a commentator for the UFC are done. Stann announced his departure from his commentary duties on his Instagram account on Monday morning. The former fighter is turning his attention to real estate, and an executive MBA.
Brian Stann: Demetrious Johnson is "the best to ever do it"
Tom Taylor - April 18, 2017
Last weekend, in the main event of UFC on Fox 24, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson tapped out Brazilian Jiu Jitsu blackbelt Wilson Reis. This win marked the champ’s tenth-straight title defense, which ties Anderson Silva’s record for most consecutive title defenses in UFC history. In the wake of Johnson’s latest win, many members of the MMA community are once again suggesting that he could be the greatest fighter in MMA history. In the opinion of former fighter and current UFC commentator Brian Stann, there’s no question. Stann explained his reasoning on a recent episode of The Anik and Florian Podcast (via MMAFighting.com). His words: