Joe Rogan Rubbishes the Notion Arnold Schwarzenegger “Couldn’t Compete With Today’s Bodybuilders” – EssentiallySports

Some fans of bodybuilding have an opinion that Arnold Schwarzenegger couldn’t compete with the bodybuilders of today. However, veteran UFC color commentator Joe Rogan denies this. In a recent episode of his globally popular podcast, Rogan was of the opinion that Schwarzenegger looked better than most bodybuilders of these days.

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In episode #1841 of The Joe Rogan Experience, Rogan was in conversation with stand-up comedian Brian Redban. While looking at a picture of Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rogan said, “If you look back at like Arnold, look at that picture of Arnold up there. They say that he couldn’t compete with today’s bodybuilders. But honestly, I think that looks better.

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The veteran color commentator further added, “He looks f*****g fantastic… He looks like a super-strong giant man.” Pointing towards a photo of Schwarzenegger doing the double bicep pose, Rogan said, “He looks f*****g fantastic. I mean, obviously, he’s a bodybuilder. No question about it. But I think that’s like a healthier look, a better look for a bodybuilder.”

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Joe Rogan’s admiration for Arnold Schwarzenegger is heartwarming to see. However, the UFC commentator did not stop here. He also reacted to another legend in bodybuilding.

Joe Rogan reacts to Ronnie Coleman

Ronnie Coleman is arguably the greatest bodybuilder to live. Coleman, in his bodybuilding career, won eight Mr. Olympia titles. And Joe Rogan was clearly appreciative of Coleman.

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Looking at a photo of Coleman, Rogan was astonished and appreciative of Coleman’s size. The podcast host said, “Look at the size. When he was in his prime, he was f*****g gigantic. Just mass.”

Rogan also spoke about how Coleman injured his back because of lifting heavy weights. Rogan said, “Ronnie Coleman was known for lifting really, really, heavy weights, which is how he wound up injuring his back, He had like every disc in his back fused.

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Ronnie Coleman has appeared on Joe Rogan’s podcast. On the podcast, the duo spoke about bodybuilding, Coleman’s career, and many other things. Both Coleman and Rogan seemed to have a great time doing the podcast.

Do you think Arnold Schwarzenegger in his prime would compete with bodybuilders of today? Comment below and let us know your valuable opinion.