UFC 136 results recap wrap: Edgar vs Maynard 3 event review, news and notes

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to pay-per-view last Saturday night (Oct. 8, 2011) with UFC 136: "Edgar vs. Maynard 3," featuring Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar defending his 155-pound crown and doing away with his "Bully," Gray Maynard.

But that's not all.

Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo crushed Kenny Florian's hopes and dreams of ever winning a major mixed martial arts title by outclassing him for five rounds en route to a clear unanimous decision victory.

And what else is there to say about the incredible performance turned in by Chael Sonnen?

In cased you missed any or all of it -- or just want to keep the discussion alive -- below are links to all the major storylines borne from Saturday night's event in Houston, Texas.

In we go.

UFC 136: "Edgar vs. Maynard 3"

Results and live blow-by-blow

Recap and morning after discussion

Post-fight press conference video

Bonuses and awards

Event photos gallery

Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard 3 fight video highlights

Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar fight video highlights

Facebook "Prelims" results and recap

Spike TV "Prelims" results and recap

Fight recap: Frankie Edgar knocks out Gray Maynard to end their trilogy with a bang

Fight recap: Jose Aldo decisions Kenny Florian to retain his featherweight title

Fight recap: Chael Sonnen submits Brian Stann in Octagon return

Fight recap: Nam Phan gets his revenge on Leonard Garcia

Fight recap: Joe Lauzon submits Melvin Guillard for huge upset

Fight review and analysis: Nam Phan vs. Leonard Garcia

Fight review and analysis: Joe Lauzon vs. Melvin Guillard

Fight review and analysis: Chael Sonnen vs. Brian Stann

Fight review and analysis: Jose Aldo vs. Kenny Florian

Fight review and analysis: Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard

UFC 136 post-fight fallout

Day one at the Fan Expo in Houston

Day two at the Fan Expo in Houston

The Octagon girls sit cageside looking pretty

Was this the best fight card ever?

Who deserves to fight inside the Octagon?

Big winners and lowly losers from the event

A fan experience at the Fan Expo and event -- with lots of pics!

Who will challenge Frankie Edgar next?

Frankie Edgar describes his comeback knockout win

Frankie Edgar is number two pound-for-pound now

The scorecard for Edgar vs. Maynard before the knockout (Pic)

Dana White wants to see Frankie Edgar vs. Jose Aldo at 145-pounds

Jose Aldo vs. Kenny Florian Fight Metric report

Will Kenny Florian's career be defined by what he didn't accomplish?

Chael Sonnen sold at least one million buys for his pending rematch against Anderson Silva

Chael Sonnen is the true champion, linear champion, peoples champion ... and more

Chael Sonnen challenges Anderson Silva to a "loser leaves town" fight

Dana White would be stupid not to make Silva vs. Sonnen part deux

Dana White already lobbying for Chael Sonnen to get licensed in Nevada

Uh ... wasn't Melvin Guillard supposed to knock Joe Lauzon out?

Joe Lauzon loved submitting a cocky and overconfident Melvin Guillard

Nam Phan vs. Leonard Garcia Fight Metric report

Anthony Pettis: Get people down, hold them down and win fights

Bellator 53

Results and live coverage

Recap and post-event discussion

Douglas Lima vs. Chris Lozano

That my friends, should be enough to keep you talking -- at least for the time being. What gets your vote for the biggest story coming out of UFC 136?

Sound off, Maniacs.

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