- 20-9 MMA / 7-8 UFC Record
- 3 Fight Losing Streak
- Notable Wins: Cole Miller, Rafael dos Anjos, Sam Stout
- 14-3 MMA / UFC Debut
- 7 Fight Win Streak
- Notable Wins: Michael Bravo, Luis Palomino, Alonzo Martinez
May 25th, 2013
Las Vegas, Nevada
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Long-time UFC veteran, Jeremy Stephens is at a crossroad in his career, losing his last three fights inside the octagon. His last win came in June of 2011, defeating Daniel Downes via unanimous decision at The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale. He has since lost back-to-back decisions against Anthony Pettis and Donald Cerrone, and most recently a knockout loss to Yves Edwards.
Estevan Payan makes the move to the UFC from Strikeforce on the heels of a seven-fight win streak dating back to November of 2009. He signed with Strikeforce in January of last year and earned back-to-back wins against Alonzo Martinez and Micheal Bravo.