However Rogan, 52, believes that honour belongs to Johnson and is ‘disillusioned’ that the UFC legend by no means grew to become a mega-star on the world stage.
“Here is what’s disappointing to me, that for no matter purpose, ‘Mighty Mouse’ by no means grew to become an enormous celebrity,” he stated on The Joe Rogan Expertise.
“That confused the s**t out of me. When he took Ray Borg and suplexed him and caught him with an armbar on the best way down… I used to be like, ‘What the f**ok does this man should do to grow to be a celebrity?’ I imply, his ability stage is off the chart.
“He does not get hit. He is a stunning fighter. He places on reveals. [Johnson is] the very best ever. He is the very best, bodily, ever.”
Johnson, who at the moment competes with ONE Championship, constructed an unimaginable legacy with Dana White’s organisation.
‘Mighty Mouse’ captured the inaugural Flyweight Championship in 2012 and efficiently defended the title 11 occasions earlier than shedding to Henry Cejudo in 2018.
Johnson, 33, final fought towards Danny Kingad in 2019 and picked up a unanimous choice victory.
Rogan claimed that the one factor stopping Johnson from “universally” being thought-about the very best of all time is Jones.
“The one factor that retains him from being regarded as universally the best of all time is Jon Jones,” he stated.
“Jon Jones has been capable of beat higher guys. Jon Jones fights a greater calibre of competitors as a result of the 205-pound weight class, not less than at one time limit, had a deeper expertise pool.”