The following is from Sam Caplan's Fiveouncesofpain.com blog site:
Report: ESPN talking to the UFC
July 22nd, 2007 by Sam Caplan
According to PWInsider.com, Monday’s print edition of Multichannel News will report that ESPN is talking to the UFC about the possibility of carrying UFC-related programming in the future. According to the web site, the report also acknowledges the UFC’s previously reported renewal with Spike TV.
We'll get the Multichannel News article up here on the site whenever that is released online.