Host of The Fightlete Report, Sean Lennon interviewed Michigan heavyweight Leroy Johnson about tonight’s fight against Mohammad De’Reese at PFL 7. The August 30 goes down on NBC Sports. Leroy, a Michigan native recently moved to Illinois and trains with Team Top Notch.
He defeated Brett Martin by unanimous decision at WXC 73 earlier this month to win the promotion’s heavyweight title and is 8-2.
LISTEN TO LEROY JOHNSON BELOW:
PFL 7 weigh-in results:
Main Card (9pm EST., NBC Sports Network)
Smealinho Rama (203.6) vs. Jamie Abdallah (205)
Bazigit Ataev (204) vs. Sean O’Connell (205.2)
Alexandre Bezerra (146) vs. Magomed Idrisov (145.8)
Paul Bradley (171) vs. Anderson Ferreira de Souza Santos (170.4)
Caio Alencar (256) vs. Mike Kyle (220.2)
Preliminary Card (6:30pm EST., Facebook Watch)
Caio Magalhaes (186) vs. Sadibou Sy (185)
Jason Butcher (202) vs. Emiliano Sordi (204)
Muhammed DeReese (245.2) vs. LeRoy Johnson (264.6)
Saidyokub Kakharamonov (141) vs. Omar Nurmagomedov (140)
Robert Hale (170.4) vs. Ramazan Kuramagomedov (171)