Duke Roufus: CM Punk Is Good For MMA
On Sirius-XM Radio’s MMA Tonight, famed MMA coach Duke Roufus told host Miesha Tate that CM Punk is good for Mixed Martial Arts.
In the above clip, the coach discusses how CM Punk’s X-factor of being a well known star from the world of pro wrestling, and how he is able to utilize that star-power to get eyes on MMA, and more importantly Pay-Per-View. Roufus compares it to the issues surrounding more people purchasing the Mayweather and McGregor fight than any of the other “purer” fights in 2017.
“If you throw CM Punk on an undercard…It’ll most certainly bump up some [PPV] numbers.”