Outside of a time-traveler with a sports almanac from the future – we’re looking at YOU Biff Tannen – it’s a safe bet nobody picked “Jacare” to blast Okami into outer-space given the Brazilian’s BJJ background. However, MMA’s penchant for being tough to predict came through again came through and Okami’s evening ending in the opening round of action. There are plenty of possibilities for a perennial contender like Okami including bouts with Brad Tavares, Derek Brunson, Andrew Craig, or even a rematch with Tim Boetsch.
The lineup for UFC Fight Night 28 was full of action and produced a number of memorable highlights. When the dust settled, eleven competitors stood tall while eleven others were left wondering whether or not they’d seen action in the Octagon for the final time. Here’s a look at what the future may have in store for some of the event’s biggest losers… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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