Edwin Figueroa vs. Francisco Rivera Set for UFC 156

Bantamweights Edwin Figueroa and Francisco Rivera will spend Super Bowl weekend in Las Vegas, as the two have signed to compete at UFC 156: Aldo Vs. Edgar. The card takes place February 2 from Mandalay Bay Events Center.

Figueroa (9-1) has won two of his three UFC bouts, including a win over Alex Caceres. He has not fought since that victory, which came this past February.

Rivera (8-2) is 1-1 in his Octagon career, and is coming off a knockout victory over Roland Delorme. The bout will likely be part of the prelims, which are set for FX and Facebook.

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