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A UFC On Fox Video Timeline On The Round-Up

MMA Nation rounds up the latest news from the UFC and the world of mixed martial arts.

HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 20:  FOX Sports Personality Jay Glazer looks on prior to the UFC on Fox: Velasquez v Dos Santos - Press Conference at W Hollywood on September 20, 2011 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: FOX Sports Personality Jay Glazer looks on prior to the UFC on Fox: Velasquez v Dos Santos - Press Conference at W Hollywood on September 20, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
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MMA Nation rounds up the latest news from the UFC and the world of mixed martial arts. Today we look back at the long road to UFC on Fox and the whirlwind four months that may have changed mixed marital arts forever. Speaking purely as a fan of the sport, it's hard to articulate how excited I am to see what the next seven years has in store for us.

- Of course, we begin with the trailer that started all the excitement back in August.

- The historic press conference on August 18th, where the deal was announced to the world.

-The UFC's first plug during a major Fox broadcast.

- The first UFC on Fox promo aired on Fox.

- September's pre-fight press conference in front of a rowdy crowd in Hollywood, California.

- October saw the release of this sublime commercial, perfectly melding MMA and The Rolling Stones' "Sympathy For the Devil".

- November's pre-fight press conference with the champion and the challenger.

- Dana White's UFC on Fox video blog, featuring behind the scenes footage of the November press conference.

- An exceptional mixed martial arts fan put together this trailer at the expense of boxing promoter Bob Arum.

- A slew of pros took their shot at picking the the winner of Saturday's main event.

- UFC on Fox: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos "Primetime". The preview show drew an audience of over 2 million people and aired on almost every branch of the Fox-family network

- The two heavyweight standouts fielded questions at Thursday's open workouts.

- The final stage before the Honda Center. Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez square off at Friday's UFC on Fox weigh-ins.

- Finally, we'll leave you with Saturday's Fox TV Schedule. For in-depth coverage, check out MMA Nation's complete schedule.

Saturday, November 12th:

  • 3:00-6:00 p.m. ET, Fox Deportes: Cain Velasquez: Brown Pride (Parts 1, 2, 3)
  • 5:30-6:00 p.m. ET, FUEL TV: UFC Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Weigh-In Live (Replay)
  • 6:00-7:00 p.m. ET, FUEL TV: UFC Primetime 
  • 7:00-9:00 p.m. ET, FUEL TV: UFC on Fuel TV: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Prefight Special Live
  • 7:00-9:00 p.m. ET, Fox Deportes: UFC on Fox Prelims
  • 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET, Fox: UFC on Fox Live Heavyweight Championship Fight - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos
  • 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET, Fox Deportes: UFC on Fox Live Heavyweight Championship Fight - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos
  • 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET, FUEL TV: UFC on Fuel TV: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Post-Fight Special Live