UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will headline the first Fox card in 2013, as "Mighty Mouse" has signed to face John Dodson. The two will meet at UFC On Fox: Johnson Vs. Dodson on January 26 from Chicago, according to a report by UFC Tonight.
Johnson picked up the UFC flyweight title when he defeated Joseph Benavidez earlier this year. He is 16-2-1 in his career.
Dodson (14-5) is a former winner of The Ultimate Fighter. He earned his shot at Johnson when he stopped Jussier Formiga this past October.
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