Found June 08, 2012 on
Eddie Wineland is just a corn fed hillbilly from Indiana and that's how he gets down.
Are you like me? Did you tune in to the preliminary fights tonight on facebook and FuelTV? Are you one of those dedicated mma fans that spent 4 hours of your night trudging through a pretty mundane night of fights (Tim Means aside) that could very well go down as the worst undercard of the year so far?
Well, Eddie Wineland, Scotty Jorgensen, Mike Pyle, and Josh Neer were quick to remind us why MMA is clearly the best sport in the world. For as good as the 'UFC on FX: Johnson vs. McCall' card looks on paper, it looks way better in person and on screen so far. Feel free to check out both finishes via @ZProphet_MMA after the break if you missed them or if you need another taste.
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Mike Pyle (22-8) vs. Josh Neer (33-10)
In another fan-friendly welterweight affair, two well-traveled veterans will lock horns in an attempt to carve out their niche in the increasingly deep 170-pound category.
The 36-year-old Pyle, a longtime representative of Xtreme Couture in Las Vegas, has won four of his last five bouts, including decisions over John Hathaway and Ricardo...
A tremendous main card at UFC on FX 3 was capped off by Demetrious Johnson defeating Ian McCall in the flyweight title elimination bout.
After the action concluded UFC officials announced that the following fighters were awarded $40K bonuses for their performances.
Fight of the Night – Scott Jorgensen and Eddie Wineland
Knockout of the Night – Mike Pyle
Submission of the Night...
After a night of freebie MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Erick Silva (Pictured), Mike Pyle, Eddie Wineland and Scott Jorgensen each an additional $40,000 for their special performances Friday night at “UFC on FX: Johnson vs. McCall II.”
Silva continued his ascent up the welterweight totem pole by quickly disposing of Charlie Brenneman with a rear-naked choke in...
Congratulations to James Weise for winning our UFC on FX: Johnson vs McCall Pick 'Em Contest. Next Pick 'Em action will be for the UFC on FX: Maynard vs Guida on June 22nd. Thanks for playing!Consensus Picks:Ian McCall - 59%Erick Silva - 71%Mike Pyle - 61%Scott Jorgensen - 72%Seth Baczynski - 68%Consensus Overall Record in 2012: 48-33 (59%)
UFC on FX: Johnson vs...