Saturday in Toronto at UFC 152, Jon “Bones” Jones defends his light heavyweight title against Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in the main event on the MMA card.
To help promote the fight, Jone visited ESPN’s Bristol campus Tuesday and took part in the “Car Wash.” In the video above, take a look at the jam-packed day the fighter had on campus.
ICYMI: Highlights from the past week on Front Row
• Monday Night Football went down to Georgia and Charlie Daniels re-penned his classic, The Devil Went Down to Georgia for the game’s open. The Falcons defeated the Broncos, 27-21 and helped ESPN win the night in ratings among all networks — broadcast or cable — in households, viewers and all key male and adult demos. Similarly, MNF led all television programs.
• E:60’s Victor Cruz feature ran on Tuesday night and Front Row spoke with the piece’s producer, Lisa Binns.
• Already one of ESPN’s most animated characters, Tony Reali gets his shot at BEING an animated character on Saturday’s Kick Buttowski on Disney XD. Reali shared his voice-over methods and sampled some of his mischievous laughs.
• ESPN President John Skipper and many of ESPN’s reporters, hosts and analysts paid tribute to NFL Films’ Steve Sabol upon Tuesday’s news of his death.
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Our favorites from across ESPN over the past week
• This week’s episode of E:60 featured Jack Burleson. You don’t want to miss this inspiring story.
• The latest ESPN The Magazine issue features Mike Trout on the cover. Sam Miller reports on the player’s impressive rookie season.
• Rob Gronkowski will be on E:60 next week. Here is a preview of the piece featuring a man who calls himself “the craziest dude in the NFL.”
• Enjoy an array of photos in this gallery from ESPN Images.