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Daniel Roberts to make UFC debut against John Howard during “UFC on Versus”

UFC newcomer Daniel Roberts has recently been tabbed to face off with John Howard at “UFC on Versus“, replacing an injured Anthony Johnson.

The news of the change was first reported by, who confirmed the match-up through Howard’s management.

“UFC on Versus” is set for March 21 from Broomfield, Colorado while airing on – you guessed it – the Versus network.

Jon Jones will square off with Brandon Vera in a light heavyweight match-up as the event’s headliner.

The undefeated Roberts sports an unblemished record of 9-0 with seven of his victories coming by way of submission, while Howard holds a career record of 13-4 with an undefeated UFC record of 3-0.

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