Just a few hours after Forrest Griffin officially dropped out of his fight with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 114, fighter Jason Brilz has agreed to take his place. This means Brilz has less than a month to prepare for the fight.

Sources close to the two fighters have reported that the two have verbally agreed to the fight and bout agreements will be made soon.

The card for UFC 114 now includes:


  • Rashad Evans vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson
  • Jason Brilz vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira*
  • Michael Bisping vs. Dan Miller
  • Todd Duffee vs. Mike Russow
  • John Hathaway vs. Diego Sanchez


  • Dong Hyun Kim vs. Amir Sadollah
  • Efrain Escudero vs. Dan Lauzon

PRELIMINARY CARD (Not televised)

  • Melvin Guillard vs. Thiago Tavares
  • Luiz Cane vs. Cyrille Diabate
  • Joe Brammer vs. Aaron Riley
  • Jesse Forbes vs. Ryan Jensen

*not officially announced