344 episodes

-A safe haven for MMA Hardcores, degenerate gamblers, and technique nerds who love the game.
-Pre & post UFC fight card breakdowns and weekly Top-5 categories.
-Hosted by Dan Tom (@TheMMAnalyst) and home to many more..

The Protect Ya' Neck Podcast Dan Tom

    • Sports
    • 4.9 • 67 Ratings

-A safe haven for MMA Hardcores, degenerate gamblers, and technique nerds who love the game.
-Pre & post UFC fight card breakdowns and weekly Top-5 categories.
-Hosted by Dan Tom (@TheMMAnalyst) and home to many more..

    UFC 283 Alternative Commentary with Dan Tom and Ant Walker

    UFC 283 Alternative Commentary with Dan Tom and Ant Walker

    Show notes: 1/22/23 — Dan Tom is joined by Ant Walker (@AntWalkerMMA) as the two provide alternative commentary for the final three fights of UFC 283 (answering questions in the live chat along the way). Links: Use code “Protect 15” for 15% off D Love’s Turmeric Tonic: https://theturmerictonic.bigcartel.com/ Subscribe to the show on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCa03iqHSle8eU_69Stw2hdw […]

    • 2 hr 17 min
    #-343: UFC 283 Breakdown with Lou Betya

    #-343: UFC 283 Breakdown with Lou Betya

    Show notes: 1/19/23 — Dan Tom is joined by sports gambler and co-host of the MMA Happy Hour, Lou Betya (@LouBetya). The two start off the show by touching on a couple of topic and recaping Dan’s results for UFC Vegas 67 (which ends at approx. 0:56:47). After that, Dan and Lou break down their […]

    • 2 hr 30 min
    #-342: UFC Vegas 67 Breakdown

    #-342: UFC Vegas 67 Breakdown

    Show notes: 1/12/23 — Dan Tom starts off the show with some quick shouts and a roundup of current events in the MMA space (which ends at approx. 0:39:30). After that, Dan breaks down UFC Vegas 67 from top to bottom, recapping all of his picks and plays at the very end of the episode. […]

    • 1 hr 43 min
    #-341: UFC 282 and UFC Vegas 66 Recap Show

    #-341: UFC 282 and UFC Vegas 66 Recap Show

    Show notes: 12/20/22 — Dan Tom recaps results for UFC 282 and UFC Vegas 66 (as well as Bellator’s recent event) while answering listener questions in the live chat along the way. Dan also touches on scoring themes and the status of the MMA gambling scene (in general) as he attempts to tie a bow […]

    • 2 hr 2 min
    #-340: UFC 282 and Bellator 289 Breakdown

    #-340: UFC 282 and Bellator 289 Breakdown

    Show notes: 12/9/22 — Dan Tom starts off the show with some quick shouts and an outlook for the rest of the year before recapping UFC Orlando (which starts at approx. 0:15:45). After that, Dan breaks down Bellator 289 (starting at approx. 0:40:45) and UFC 282 (starting at approx. 1:02:45) from top to bottom, recapping […]

    • 1 hr 54 min
    #-339: UFC Orlando Breakdown

    #-339: UFC Orlando Breakdown

    Show notes: 12/1/22 — Dan Tom starts off the show with some quick shouts before answering questions in the live chat (which ends at approx. 0:22:10). After that, Dan breaks down UFC Orlando from top to bottom, recapping all of his picks and plays at the very end of the episode. Links: Use code “Protect […]

    • 1 hr 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
67 Ratings

67 Ratings

MrsGuerrera ,

New to the show

Been loving what I’ve heard so far. Found out about the show on Twitter. Will definitely be listening more in the future.

Chris Mottola ,

The best

His Blagoy Ivanov quip is worth the listen.

CaneSwagger ,

Dan puts in the work…

So you don’t have to. Dan is one of the absolute best in the game at breaking down fights and providing insights that others aren’t. Dan is the man!!

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