The UFC returns to FOX this Saturday night with UFC On FOX 6: Johndson Vs Dodson, and the ceremonial press conference takes place this afternoon. Watch the main card fighters Champion Demetrious Johnson, Jon Dodson, Rampage Jackson, Glover Teixiera, Anthony Pettis, Donald Cerrone, Eric Koch and Ricardo Lamas as they hype up their bouts for their prime time scraps on Fox. You can watch the action right here, and as always we will be bringing you updates and witty replies from the fighters. Join us live at 2:00 PM EST.
Dana White Announces the retirement of Matt Hughes. He will be with this company for a very long time. He will be the vice president of athlete development and government relations. He will be assisting with the code of conduct for the fighters.
Epstein: The code of conduct is not anything new. We took a look at what other companies were doing, and we decided to do the same thing. Hughes has a great record as an individual and as an athlete.
Dana White: This year has kicked off great, and everything is going good for us this year. I am hoping we pull good numbers.
-This is gonna give us a chance to show what division is really all about.
-We both have the speed, but Im just going to showcase my skills on Saturday night.
-I feel fine, Im ready to go. Im used to the cold.
-I need to follow my own game plan.
-Me and Dana cool.
-Glover has never fought anyone like me.
-Congratulations to Hughes, happy for him
- I have too have a smart fight. This isn’t a tough man contest, I am going too fight my fight and try and knock him out
-Im a complete fighter now. The fight with Clay Guida made me a better fighter. I was to comfortable on my back.
-It took a little longer because I came back to quick.
-We’re gonna put on fight of the year.
-Its cool to have Hughes in fighter development.
-Im calm cool and collected. I have no doubt in my mind he trained hard.
-I want to fight the best, I can only concentrate on this fight.