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UFC Quick Quote: Breaking down the light heavyweight division

ufc light heavyweight
Rampage Jackson vs. Forrest Griffin
Keith Jardine vs. Houston Alexander
Chuck Liddell vs. Wanderlei Silva
Tito Ortiz/Rashad Evans vs. Shogun Rua
Dan Henderson vs. Ryoto Machida

"The beauty of these scenarios is that in every case, no matter who wins, you've got somewhere to go. Jackson-Griffin is the biggest money match available today, so you should make sure and do it right away. And when all of these matches are over, you'll wind up with four very legitimate contenders, no matter who wins. Barring injuries at the wrong time, the mess created over the past week that killed the biggest money match may have set them up for a series of strong business matches that could go well into 2009."

-- Dave Meltzer with plays matchmaker for a day, outlining potential 205-pound fights now that the division has been turned upside-down in the wake of the upsets at UFC 76: "Knockout." He makes a some great points in the article, as well as puts together some must-see showdowns.

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