Neither heavyweight escaped the UFC 166 headliner unscathed. On Velasquez’s end, his nose was a mangled mess and he had plenty of other abrasions to serve as support thanks to Dos Santos’ heavy hands. Meanwhile, JDS’ faced looked like it was molded out of clay by a person using four-ounce gloves rather than traditional tools. It was beautifully brutal and easily the bloodiest UFC bout in October since the organization's inception.
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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