It has long been rumored that UFC was trying to get their highlights and perhaps even their shows onto ESPN and ESPN.com and today may be a sign of things to come. The AP story about the UFC purchasing PRIDE was feature on the ESPN.com homepage (gasp!). Better yet it wasn’t tucked in an obscure corner either, featured rather prominantly in the Headlines section. I caught a screenshot earlier today but just got around to cropping it down so here it is for all those doubters:
I know I wouldn’t mind catching UFC news and highlights on SportsCenter.