Aldo Wanted Bout With Florian, Management Did Not

It appears the UFC had offered WEC Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo a lightweight fight between himself and Kenny Florian and although Aldo was game for whoever was put in front of him, his manager Andre Pederneiras, explains to Tatame.com exactly why the fight didn't happen:

“A counter-offer was made with a fight between Aldo and Kenny Florian. They offered us this and I was the first to decline it. Aldo fighting [Frankie Edgar], the fourth in the world, is one thing. It