'The Fighter and The Kid' Podcast's Brendan Schaub Comes to the Liberty Funny Bone

Schaub is an actor, comedian, podcaster, former pro athlete and, most famously, a retired MMA fighter

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Brendan Schaub

Talk about a varied career. Brendan Schaub is an actor, comedian, podcaster, former pro athlete and, most famously, a retired MMA fighter. The Aurora, Colorado native played college football at the University of Colorado.

Though he never started, he was able to catch on with the Arena Football League’s Utah Blaze and was on the Buffalo Bills’ practice squad before moving on to mixed martial arts fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

From there, he went into podcasting with comedian Bryan Callen. The two co-host The Fighter and The Kid, which introduced Schaub to the world of stand-up.

He started at clubs in Los Angeles before playing shows across North America and around the world.

7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday; 7 and 10 p.m. Saturday. $25-$50. Funny Bone Liberty, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township, liberty.funnybone.com

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