By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
A welterweight bout between Jon Fitch and Erick Silva has been verbally agreed to according to sources close to both fighters.
Fitch was pegged to face Aaron Simpson but a knee injury forced him out of the fight paving the way for rising star Silva to face one of the divisions top fighters.
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