Welcome 6th Rounders, to my picks and predictions for UFC 118. “Edgar vs. Penn 2” will air Saturday night via pay-per-view (prelims on Spike). This card features a main event title rematch between 155’ers BJ Penn and Frankie Edgar. A solid line-up calls for solid picks, right? Whether you agree or disagree, leave your thoughts by commenting.
As lead writer here, seems there’s a certain responsibility for making quality peeks into the future. That being said, anything can (and does) happen in mixed martial arts. With an overall 271-178 record thus far since our launch, let’s get into how I see the action inside the cage going down from Boston.
*(winners are in bold)
Results: 8-2 (80% success)
Frankie Edgar vs. B.J. Penn: Penn by submission
Randy Couture vs. James Toney: Couture by submission
Demian Maia vs. Mario Miranda: Maia by submission
Kenny Florian vs. Gray Maynard: Florian via decision
Marcus Davis vs. Nate Diaz: Diaz via decision
Joe Lauzon vs. Gabe Ruediger: Lauzon by submission
Nik Lentz vs. Andre Winner: Lentz via decision
Dan Miller vs. John Salter: Miller by TKO
Nick Osipczak vs. Greg Soto: Soto via decision
Amilcar Alves vs. Mike Pierce: Pierce via decision