The UFC 136 fight card continues to take shape, as the organization announced today that heavyweights Mike Russow (14-1, 1 NC) and Dave “Pee Wee” Herman (21-2) have verbally agreed to face each other at the October 8 event in Houston, Texas.
Russow is 3-0 in the Octagon with his most recent win being over Jon Madsen at UFC Fight Night 24 in March. He also holds UFC victories over Justin McCully and Todd Duffee.
Herman, a veteran of the Bellator and Sengoku organizations, defeated Jon Olav Einemo by second-round TKO in his Octagon debut at UFC 131 in June.
It is not known whether this fight will be a part of the pay-per-view broadcast.
UFC 136 is expected to be headlined by a featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and Kenny Florian and also features middleweight contenders Brian Stann and Chael Sonnen.
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Pictured: Mike Russow