Jacob Volkmann vs. Paul Sass Tabbed For UFC 146

By MATT MOLGAARD
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

While the dotted line has yet to be signed, lightweights Jacob Volkmann (14-2) and Paul Sass (12-0) have reached a verbal agreement to meet inside the octagon at UFC 146 on May 26th.

Emanating from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, the event will be headlined by a heavyweight title bout pitting the champion Junior dos Santos against surging number one contender and multi-combat sport champion, Alistair Overeem.

At this point, where the planned lightweight collision will fit in the card remains to be seen, as only a handful of fights have been made official for the event. However, a prelim show will air on FX, which obviously increases the likelihood that we