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Given the lack of buzz circulating around the Internet, it’s hard to believe the Octagon is hosting back-to-back shows this weekend. Good thing the Gambling Gods know just the trick to spice things up. “UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida” takes place Friday inside Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Former lightweight top contender Gray Maynard (Pictured) headlines the festivities opposite Clay Guida. Maynard is a heavy 3.5-to-1 odds-on favorite to hand Guida his second straight loss. “The Carpenter,” meanwhile, checks in as a 2.5-to-1 underdog. FX will broadcast the main card live beginning at 9PM ET/6PM PT. Here are Friday’s available wagering lines (Courtesy of BetUS):
Favorites (-) Underdogs (+) T.J. Waldburger +190
Brian Ebersole -240 Cub Swanson +180
Ross Pearson -230 Spencer Fisher +250
Sam Stout -350 Clay Guida +250
Gray Maynard -350

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