For fans of mixed martial arts, this past week has been a slow crawl of steadily rising anticipation for tonight's "Silva vs. Sonnen 2" event, going down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC 148 will feature the most highly anticipated rematch in mixed martial arts (MMA) history, as Anderson Silva will defend his middleweight championship one more time against top division contender and Brazilian enemy Chael Sonnen.
It's been a flurry of non-stop news, analysis, quotes, predictions and previews for the past week and it's certainly understandable if you missed out on a few stories.
But don't worry, Maniacs, we've got you covered.
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 heading into tonight's broadcast.
In we go:
UFC 148: "Silva vs. Sonnen 2"
UFC 148 predictions and previews:
UFC 148 press conferences:
UFC 148 weigh-ins:
UFC 148 news:
UFC 148 editorials:
UFC 148 videos:
That, my friends, should be enough to keep you talking -- at least for the time being.
I'd ask what the biggest story heading into this event has been but we all know damn well what that is and it's all going to play itself out tonight, live on pay-per-view.
Enjoy the show, Maniacs.