NJ MMA News Podcast Season 2 Episode 9

On the ninth episode of the NJ MMA News Podcast, Connor speaks with Cage Fury Fighting Championships 78’s Sean “Shorty Rock” Santella.

Santella is defending his belt against Blaine Shutt in one of four CFFC title fights on Saturday, Sept. 21. Santella talks about his bout with Shutt, why he hasn’t signed with the UFC and gives details on his soon-to-be MMA facility.



Writing for NJ MMA New since 2011, Connor is passionate about covering local mixed martial arts. He graduated from Temple University’s School of Media and Communications with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. His love for MMA stems from his past as a high school wrestler and jiu-jitsu blue belt. Former UFC fighter Kurt Pellegrino coached Connor in his senior year of high school. He worked as a Rally Sports Desk report for The Philadelphia Inquirer and interned as a sports reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News.