UFC on FOX 9 fight card: Previews, predictions, and complete guide to 'Johnson vs. Benavidez 2' in Sacramento


UFC on FOX 9: "Johnson vs. Benavidez 2" is all set to pop off later this evening (Sat., Dec. 14, 2013) from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, and we've got a complete guide to tonight's show with links to all the major storylines right here. Because we care!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to blow the roof off the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, with its latest network television offering, UFC on FOX 9: "Johnson vs. Benavidez 2" featuring Demetrious Johnson defending his flyweight title against Joseph Benavidez.


The other featured bouts booked for the televised main card include Urijah Faber battling bantamweight wunderkind Michael McDonald in the co-main event of the evening, Chad Mendes going to war against featherweight "Carny" Nik Lentz and Joe Lauzon looking to get back into the win column opposite fellow lightweight TUF guy Mac Danzig.

With anticipation running high and so many news stories hitting you at once (like this), we can understand if you missed a few headlines and need an easy guide to get to them all.

Sit back, relax and let us do the heavy lifting.


UFC on FOX 9 Preview and Predictions

Nostradumbass calls it like he sees it

Prelims preview and picks (part one)

Prelims preview and picks (part two)

Preview: Demetrious Johnson vs. Joseph Benavidez

Preview: Urijah Faber vs. Michael McDonald

Preview: Chad Mendes vs. Nik Lentz

Preview: Joe Lauzon vs. Mac Danzig

UFC on FOX 9 Weigh Ins

Results and live coverage

Full video replay

Staredowns from the main card

Live Q&A with Josh Thomson

UFC on FOX 9 Odds and Ends

Live results and play-by-play

Latest odds and betting guide

Pre-fight press conference video

Complete fighter breakdown: Demetrious Johnson

Complete fighter breakdown: Joseph Benavidez

Fighter to watch: Demetrious Johnson

Winner's circle: What victory means for top fighters

Referee and judges assignments

Darce Side Radio with Zach Makovsky

Five burning questions

History in the making: "Mighty Mouse" beats "Joe Jitsu"

UFC on FOX 9 Editorials

Michael McDonald doesn't need sex to beat Urijah Faber

Joe Lauzon wants quick wins, not fight night bonuses

Chad Mendes doesn't think Nik Lentz has earned the right to be cocky

Urijah Faber is a better all-around fighter than Michael McDonald


That's just a taste of what's to come.

We all know the major storylines heading into tonight's event and they'll play themselves out live on broadcast television.

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