Ryan Smith is the founder of Combat Sports Talk and the host of the weekly podcast. Having followed the UFC for over 10 years, he has commented on MMA since 2011. Ryan launched CombatSportsTalk.com in November of 2011 and started his live, weekly webshow that ran for 41 episodes in 2012.
After a catastrophic loss of his archives, Ryan served as a moderator for one of the largest MMA communities on Google+. In June of 2015, he launched the Combat Sports Talk Podcast where he continues to share his love of the sport in a way that is accessible for the casual observer but fun for the serious fan as well.