UFC 128 Weigh-In Video And Results

The UFC 128 fight card steps off the paper and onto the scales as the UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones weigh-ins kick off today at 4 p.m. ET.

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UFC 128 Weigh-In Video, Pictures And More

The multimedia is finally starting to pour in from yesterday's UFC 128 weigh-ins. Below you'll be able to see I've included the video from the event. But there's lots more than just that.

BloodyElbow.com has links to the photos from the event. Included in that post are also quotes from Mirko Filipovic, who essentially admits he isn't very familiar with his opponent Brendan Schaub:

"I'm not especially familiar with Brendan Schaub. For me, he's just an opponent like any other. His six KO's in the first round in seven fights doesn't concern me at all, because he's just a rookie. He's good, he's young, hungry but I will show him and will prove (to him) that he's just a rookie in the sport."

"I understand he's a young guy and he's trying to get as much attention as he can get, so he talks a lot of stupid things and a lot of trash talk, but I don't care. I will try to finish him as soon as possible."

"He can try (to knock me out), but at the end of the fight, his head will be taken off. Schaub won't survive three rounds with me, I will defeat Brendan Schaub."

At once, this fails to inspire confidence and reassures me. He's undeniably taking Schaub lightly, but perhaps he's doing so because he knows his skill set will be too much. Or maybe he's just collecting a paycheck. Either way, I'm sticking with my prediction.

Lest we forget, day three of UFC President Dana White's video blog also has scenes from the weigh-in, only from the vantage point of the stage at the Prudential Center looking out to the crowd.


UFC 128 Weigh-In Results: Shogun Rua, Jon Jones And All Fighters Make Weight

All fighters made weight today for the UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones weigh-in. The event was held at the AmeriHealth Pavilion in the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Main eventers Jon Jones and Mauricio Rua had to make 205lbs without the extra one pound allowance. Both were able to do so.

The full results are as follows:

Main card:
Mauricio "Shogun" Rua 205lbs vs. Jon Jones 205lbs [LHW title]
Urijah Faber 135.5lbs vs. Eddie Wineland 135.5lbs
Jim Miller 155.5lbs vs. Kamal Shalorus  155lbs
Dan Miller 185lbs vs. Nate Marquardt 186lbs
Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic 229lbs vs. Brendan Schaub 245lbs

On Spike at 9 p.m. ET:
Luiz Cane 205.5lbs vs. Eliot Marshall  205lbs
Edson Barboza 155.5lbs vs. Anthony Njokuani 155lbs

On Facebook at 8 p.m. ET:
Ricardo Almeida 170lbs vs. Mike Pyle 171lbs
Kurt Pellegrino 156lbs vs. Gleison Tibau 155lbs

Preliminary card:
Joseph Benavidez 136lbs vs. Ian Loveland 135lbs
Erik Koch 145lbs vs. Raphael Assuncao 145lbs
Nick Catone 194lbs vs. Costantinos Philippou 195lbs


UFC 128 Weigh-In Video And Results

All 24 fighters participating in UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones will get on the scales today at the AmeriHealth Pavilion at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. We'll have the video and results here at SB Nation MMA updated in real time. In the main event, UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and whiz kid, Jon Jones will both need to make the light heavyweight title limit of 205 pounds. No one pound exception will be granted.

Follow Luke Thomas on Twitter for live updates if you're mobile.

The weigh-in starts at 4 p.m. ET and the video will be at the bottom of this post.

Main card:
Mauricio "Shogun" Rua vs. Jon Jones [LHW title]
Urijah Faber vs. Eddie Wineland
Jim Miller vs. Kamal Shalorus
Dan Miller vs. Nate Marquardt
Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic vs. Brendan Schaub

On Spike at 9 p.m. ET:
Luiz Cane vs. Eliot Marshall
Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Njokuani

On Facebook at 8 p.m. ET:
Ricardo Almeida vs. Mike Pyle
Kurt Pellegrino vs. Gleison Tibau

Preliminary card:
Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland
Erik Koch  vs. Raphael Assuncao
Nick Catone vs. Costantinos Philippou

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