Found January 04, 2013 on
After suffering through another disappointing season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” the UFC and FX knew they needed to spice things up for the show’s 17th edition. In addition to moving from Fridays to Tuesdays and inserting chatty Chael Sonnen, FX has released the sickest billboard to date for the long-running reality series.
Although, “Sons of Anarchy” fans might say the theme looks awfully familiar…
In any event, both shows appear on FX, so at least the copycatting stays in the family.
TUF 17 makes its debut January 22nd at 9PM ET. Sonnen coaches opposite reigning light heavyweight king Jon Jones in this season.
The bitter rivals will collide April 27th for “Bones’” belt.
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The fast track to receiving a UFC light heavyweight championship is now clear. The less you fight in the division, the better chance you have of being named number one contender.
(Jon Jones & Glen Davis photo courtesy of ericdwheeler)
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The Ultimate Fighting Championships has released another trailer for The Ultimate Fighter 7, which premieres January 22nd on FX. The show features UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones and title challenger Chael Sonnen, who will be taking on coaching duties on opposing teams of prospective fighters.
UFC President Dana White has been openly promoting the season stating...
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