UFC Fight Night 25 results wrap: Event review, news and notes

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Spike TV airwaves last Saturday night (Sept. 17, 2011) with UFC Fight Night 25: "Battle on the Bayou," featuring surging welterweight prospect Jake Ellenberger breaking into the upper echelon of the division with a 53 second knockout of Jake Shields.

But that's not all.

Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 11 winner Court McGee returned from a long layoff due to injury and outworked the gritty Dongi Yang in the co-main event of the evening.

And what more is there to say about the triumphant return of the "talented" one, Alan Belcher?

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 New Orleans, Louisiana.

In we go:

UFC Fight Night 25: "Battle on the Bayou"

Results and live blow-by-blow

Recap and morning after discussion

Bonuses and awards

Facebook prelims results and recap

Fight recap: Jake Ellenberger knocks out Jake Shields in under one minute

Fight recap: Court McGee outworks Dongi Yang en route to unanimous decision win

Fight recap: Erik Koch outshines Jonathan Brookins through three rounds

Fight recap: Alan Belcher dominates Jason MacDonald

UFC Fight Night 25 post-fight fallout:

Jake Shields vs. Jake Ellenberger analysis and review

Court McGee vs. Dongi Yang analysis and review

Jonathan Brookins vs. Erik Koch analysis and review

Alan Belcher vs. Jason MacDonald analysis and review

Jake Ellenberger should be one win away from a a title shot

Alan Belcher couldn't have dreamt of a better return to the UFC

The sky is the limit for Jake Ellenberger

Other MMA events:

Bellator 50 results and recap

Floyd Mayweather vs Victor Ortiz 'Star Power' event:

Results and live blow-by-blow

Recap and post-fight discussion

Floyd Mayweather vs. Larry Merchant

The psychology of heroes and villians

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 Fight Night 25?

Sound off, Maniacs.

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