UFC 129 Fight Card Primer: Jason MacDonald vs. Ryan Jensen

(Photo from Al Bello/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Jason MacDonald (24-14, 5-6 UFC) meets Ryan Jensen (15-7, 2-5 UFC) in a middleweight bout at UFC 129. The UFC will air this preliminary fight on the Facebook stream.

How do these guys stack up?

MacDonald: 35 years old | 6'3" | 80" reach
Jensen: 33 years old | 6'1" | 76" reach

What have these guys done lately?

MacDonald: L - John Salter (TKO) | W - Matt Horwich (UD) | W - Vernon White (SUB)
Jensen: L - Court McGee (SUB) | W - Jesse Forbes (SUB) | L - Mark Munoz (SUB)

How did these guys get here?

This is Jason MacDonald's second stint in the UFC. He went 5-5 in the organization between 2006 and 2009. After winning three fights in regional promotions, MacDonald returned to the UFC at UFC 113, where he lost to John Salter after suffering a broken leg.

This is also Ryan Jensen's second time through the UFC. He lost consecutive fights to Thales Leites and Demian Maia in 2007 before the UFC released him. Jensen has compiled a 2-3 record since returning to the UFC in September of 2008.

Why should you care?

Someone's losing their place in the UFC after this one.

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