- Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic recently underwent surgery for a deviated septum. In his last fight with Cheick Kongo he made comments to referee Big John McCarthy that he was getting too old for this after being kneed twice in the groin. His future with the company remains up in the air. For more on the surgery, click here.
- Chuck Liddell versus Wanderlei Silva is now verbally agreed upon according to multiple reports. The fight is expected to take place at UFC 79 in December.
- UFC 77 will be a sellout. Last word was that 12,882 tickets had been sold for $2,361,000. 600 additional tickets were available with more to come once production kills open up.
- Andrei Arlovski is now the head of security on the Jerry Springer show.