Latest UFC rankings/MMA rankings (Middleweight): Vitor Belfort knocks Chris Weidman from number two spot

Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

"Jacare" means "Alligator" in Brazil. According to Brian Hemminger, it means "Not top five."

Things are getting interesting again in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight division.

You can thank last weekend's UFC on FX 8 event for that. Arena Jaragua in Santa Catarina, Brazil, is where Vitor Belfort proved he was still one of the most dangerous 185-pounders in the world, not long after Ronaldo Souza did likewise with his strangulation over Chris Camozzi.

We know they're bad mofos ... but how do they stack up against the rest of the division?

Don't hurt your brain trying to figure it out when you can just call on Team SB Nation, comprised of and its ugly stepsisters, Bloody Elbow and MMA Fighting. Together, we can change this world for the better. Well, maybe not, but at least we can decide on who the best middleweights are in all of mixed martial arts (MMA).

See for yourself.

1. Anderson Silva
2. Vitor Belfort
3. Chris Weidman
4. Yushin Okami
5. Michael Bisping
6. Constantinos Philippou
7. Luke Rockhold
8. Ronaldo Souza
9. Mark Munoz
10. Tim Boetsch

Middleweight Rankings

No love for "Jacare" and "The Phenom" told the "All American" to sit his ass down.


See how this list stacks up against the "official" UFC rankings here.

Alright Maniacs, you've heard from us, now let's hear from you. Top 10 fighters at 185 pounds are...

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