Programming alert: ‘Road to the Octagon' for UFC on FOX 8 debuts July 21 on FOX

FOX will debut "Road to the Octagon" on July 21 as part of its pre-fight programming offered to hype the UFC on FOX 8: "Johnson vs. Moraga" network television fight card on July 27, 2013 in Seattle, Washington.

"Road to the Octagon" for UFC on FOX 8: "Johnson vs. Moraga" will debut Sunday, July 21, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX to promote the upcoming network television event scheduled for July 27, 2013 at KeyArena in Seattle, Washington.

The network special will provide a glimpse into the preparation and training camps of the fighters set to headline the show, featuring Demetrious Johnson vs. John Moraga in the main event in a clash between two of the world's top ranked 125-pound fighters with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight title on the line.

In addition, the hour-long preview will also take a closer look at the rest of the main card fights in advance of the network-televised special from "The Emerald City." currently lists replays of "Road to the Octagon" (on FUEL TV) at the following times (ET):

Tues., July 23 at 11 a.m.
Weds., July 24, at 3 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Thurs., July 25, at 1 a.m., 7 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Fri., July 26, at 2 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Sat., July 27, at 12 a.m. and 4 a.m.

Here's the rest of the UFC on FOX 8 fight card line up.

Main Event:
125 lbs.: UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson vs. John Moraga

FOX Main Card (8 p.m. ET):
170 lbs.: Jake Ellenberger vs. Rory MacDonald
170 lbs.: Robbie Lawler vs. Bobby Voelker
135 lbs.: Jessica Andrade vs. Liz Carmouche

FX Channel Prelims (5 p.m. ET):
155 lbs.: Michael Chiesa vs. Jorge Masvidal
155 lbs.: Danny Castillo vs. Tim Means
155 lbs.: Mac Danzig vs. Melvin Guillard
155 lbs.: Daron Cruickshank vs. Yves Edwards
135 lbs.: Julie Kedzie vs. Germaine de Randamie

Facebook Prelims (3:30 p.m. ET):
185 lbs.: Ed Herman vs. Trevor Smith
155 lbs.: Aaron Riley vs. Justin Salas
135 lbs.: John Albert vs. Yaotzin Meza will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire card on fight night (Sat., July 27, 2013), starting with the Facebook "Prelims," which are scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. ET, right on through the FX-televised under card bouts and then main card action, which is slated to air at 8 p.m. ET on FOX.

For more news and notes on UFC on FOX 8 be sure to check out our complete event archive right here.

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