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MMA Nation Round-Up: Gray Maynard Has The Grip Of An NFL Lineman

MMA Nation Round-Up provides you with daily coverage of the latest in news, multimedia, and analysis throughout the world of combat sports. Today we load up on everything UFC on Versus 6 and UFC 136, plus a little Bobby Lashley on the side. 

- On the heels of a demolishing from Anthony Johnson, it's fair to ask the question: Was Charlie Brenneman rushed into the spotlight?

- UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is going to be on the shelf for a while, as rumors of a broken hand were confirmed on Tuesday.

- As always, Dallas Winston fantastically dissects the entire Facebook undercard of UFC 136. GIFs galore!

- Brent Brookhouse reaches deep into the Bloody Elbow bank to compile the post-fight reaction after Frankie Edgar's stunning draw with Gray Maynard in January. 

- Kenny Florian's third shot at winning a UFC title is just days away. Is it possible his best option would be to silence his brain before he gets into the cage?

- Heading into Saturday night, undercard participant Joey Beltran is focused on one thing only: going out there and not laying a turd.

Joe Lauzon, Manny Gamburyan, Matt Wiman, Nate Diaz, Cole Miller, and most notable of all, Gray Maynard. David Castillo looks back at the most stacked season of "The Ultimate Fighter."

- Since I know you just can't wait, I'll let you in on the good news. Bobby Lashley is back.

- Much has been said about the UFC's new look for their partnership on Fox, and fans are understandably excited. Just don't expect it to see it in November.

- Meanwhile, Nam Phan considers a unique sponsorship proposal.

- Number-one lightweight contender Gray Maynard is the latest UFC star to be featured on ESPN's Sport Science, and suffice to say, his results are ridiculous. 

- Jeremy Stephens documents his preparation for his upcoming bout against Anthony Pettis in the first episode of his video blog series.