Jeremy Stephens vs. Yves Edwards Set for UFC on FX 5

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Lightweights Jeremy Stephens and Yves Edwards will share the Octagon in October at UFC on FX 5. According to, verbal agreements are in place.

The main event for the show is set to feature heavyweights Travis Browne and Antonio Silva. The event takes place October 5 from the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Stephens (20-8) is searching for a much-needed win after back-to-back losses against Donald Cerrone and Anthony Pettis. He is 4-3 in his last seven Octagon appearances.

Edwards (41-18-1) is coming off a decision loss to Tony Ferguson late in 2011. He has gone 4-2 in his last six, and was actually replaced by Stephens in the bout with Cerrone after pulling out with an injury.

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