Jeremy Stephens-Estevan Payan Scheduled for UFC 160

After three straight losses at lightweight Jeremy Stephens (20-9) has decided to drop to featherweight and will face Estevan Payan (14-3) at UFC 160: Velasquez Vs. Silva II. UFC officials have confirmed the bout where Stephens will welcome Payan from Strikeforce for his first bout in the Octagon.

UFC 160: Velasquez Vs. Silva II  takes place May 25 from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The event will be headlined by a heavyweight championship fight between Cain Velasquez and Antonio Silva.