Originally Posted by ShagginTurtles
There was a UFC video of Goldberg going to talk to all the fighters the week leading up to the fight to talk about their camps and talk to their trainers. Then he was on a computer researching the history of all the fighters and writing/memorizing a lot of stats on each fighter
truth. it's pretty standard for broadcasting teams to meet before an event and profile the participants and look for storylines and stats. ufc is no different.