Episode 323 of Logan Paul’s IMPAULSIVE podcast featured a chat with former MMA fighter Brendan Schaub. Dialogue ranged across the prospects of Conor McGregor in a bout with Logan’s youthful brother Jake Paul.
Following on from a proposal from Bellator for the Paul brothers to begin preventing correctly in MMA bouts, and amid wild hypothesis surrounding a possible battle with McGregor, the Paul’s have been linked to UFC stars for fairly a while.
Schaub, recalling a dialog with Jake Paul, talked to the one particular merchandise stopping a Conor McGregor and Jake Paul superfight happening: Fighter pay.
Saying that Jake Paul took Brendan apart to ask him: “Realistically, do you assume I might get that Conor battle?”, Schaub replied “I do. Because of this you’re gonna get it… It’s gonna occur it doesn’t matter what, whether or not [UFC President Dana White] performs ball or not, you and Conor are gonna battle sooner or later.”
“Completely,” Schaub repeated to the concept, earlier than happening to declare “the one caveat is [Jake will] should again down on the fighter pay.”
That is in reference to Paul’s repeated and ongoing beef with the UFC over disputes round fighter pay and healthcare.
Responding to the caveat, JP was clear “Can’t do it,” he allegedly instructed Schaub, earlier than persevering with “I received’t battle him, if he doesn’t improve the fighter pay it’s not taking place.”
Prodding Jake on the validity of his push for a elevate in fighter pay, Brendan questioned “oh you’re critical about this?” To which the MMA hopeful replied: “I’m f**king useless critical.”
After establishing the seriousness of Jake’s need to battle for larger pay within the UFC, Logan replied “I didn’t know that, I wasn’t certain” earlier than laughing and saying “cool.”
Breaking down the youthful Paul brother’s push for a better battle pay for the UFC athletes, Schaub closed out with: “Simply to elucidate for the viewers, this fighter pay stuff. It’s like Apple and the way they use slave labor to make our iPhones.”