Jimmy Smith, a former color commentator for the UFC, Bellator and other organizations, will be joining Sirius XM as his “Unlocking The Cage” show will now become a weekly program on Sirius XM.
Fight Nation, which is the Sirius XM station that will air Smith’s show, made the announcement through Twitter:
--BIG SXM FIGHT NATION ANNOUNCEMENT--— MMA on SiriusXM (@MMAonSiriusXM) August 27, 2020
YOU ASKED FOR HIM, AND YOU GOT HIM!!!
--️ We are very excited to announce that starting Monday, August 31st, you can catch @jimmysmithmma on "Unlocking the Cage" weekdays from 1-3pm ET on SiriusXM Fight Nation channel 156!--️ pic.twitter.com/yYKszlSJb2
The show will debut on Monday, August 31 from 1pm EST. to 3pm EST. on Fight Nation, which is channel 156 on Sirius XM.
Marissa Rives, who is the programming director for Siriux XM, also took to Twitter to comment on Smith joining Fight Nation and Sirius XM:
I’m so excited to announce that we’re launching a daily MMA show with the great @jimmysmithmma “Unlocking the Cage”. My goal is to always provide a platform for talent that I feel needs to be heard & man, that’s Jimmy. Can not wait to start this journey on Monday! @MMAonSiriusXM pic.twitter.com/WafJWyBzUt— Marissa Rives (@TheMarissaRives) August 27, 2020