UFC 166: Pre-fight coverage, previews, presser, weigh ins and prognostications

UFC 166 in Texas kicks the action off with a better Facebook card than usual. Shooto champions, and TUF winners comprise an interesting night of action in the land of Instagram.

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UFC 166 viewing guide

UFC 166 takes place tonight October 19, 2013 live at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. This is a handy guide to the schedule, all the legal online streams, television and mobile viewing options as well as a guide to bars showing the event.

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Dissection: Cormier vs. Nelson at UFC 166

One of the heavyweight division's fastest rising stars collides with one of its most established veterans at UFC 166 in the Daniel Cormier vs. Roy Nelson match up. The bout is nestled in the penultimate spot as a lead-in to the Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos headliner, and one of five on the pay-per-view card.

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UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos staff picks

Check out who the Bloody Elbow staff is picking for each and every UFC 166 fight.

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Judo Chop: Cain Velasquez, Tactical Brawler

Cain Velasquez is determined to prove that his knockout loss to Junior Dos Santos was nothing more than a fluke with a second win at UFC 166. BE's Connor Ruebusch takes a look at the calculated risk that is his knock-down, drag-out style.

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UFC 166 Sanchez vs. Melendez Prognostication

Former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez battles perennial headcase (but in a good way) Diego Sanchez in a fight that is low risk for one (Gilbert), high reward for the other (Diego) at UFC 166 in Texas.

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UFC 166 Judo Chop: JDS and the lucky punch

Junior Dos Santos is headed into the most important fight of his career against Cain Velasquez at UFC 166. BE's Connor Ruebusch takes a look at the techniques and strategies that could make or break him in the conclusion to this epic trilogy.

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UFC 166: Care/Don't Care Preview

Kid Nate & Eugene S. Robinson give their patented Care/Don't Care Previews for UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3.

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