The stage was set for an epic showdown when Edgar and Maynard met for the third time. Previously, Maynard had outpointed Edgar and fought him to a draw. This time around things would go differently, albeit not initially after “The Bully” blasted Edgar. It was a spirited effort to say the least. Neither man truly wore a crimson mask in the match-up but both absorbed a plethora of punches and exited the effort with plenty of superficial damage.
In less than 24 hours it will officially be Halloween, giving countless masses an opportunity to don a costume highlighted by cuts, blood, and other various forms of gore. The UFC has done an excellent job paying homage to the holiday through action in the Octagon, providing fans with plenty of scenes straight out of a horror film. Here’s a look at five of the nastiest showdowns from past October… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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