UFC 107 is just around the corner so that means it’s again time for the smack talking and outcome speculation. My predictions for the last UFC PPV 106 were not so far off most of my picks one just not in the fashion I had guessed. However I am challenged with an even harder task for this card because the night is chalked full of great fighters.

Here are my picks for the night:

Event: UFC 107: “Penn vs. Sanchez”
Date: Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009, at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV)
Location: FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee

Main event:

UFC Lightweight Champion BJ Penn vs. Diego Sanchez     * BJ Penn 3rd round by Submission

Main card (Televised):

265 lbs.: Frank Mir (12-4) vs. Cheick Kongo (14-5-1)     * Frank Mir 2nd round by Submission
155 lbs.: Kenny “Ken Flo” Florian (11-4) vs. Clay “The Carpenter” Guida (25-10)     * Kenny Florian 3rd round by TKO
170 lbs.: Jon Fitch vs. Mike Pierce     * Jon Fitch 3rd round by KO
265 lbs.: Paul Buentello vs. Stefan Struve     * Paul Buentello 2nd round by KO

Under card (May not be broadcast):

185 lbs.: Wilson Gouveia (12-6) vs. Alan Belcher (14-6)     * Alan Belcher by Unanimous Decision
155 lbs.: Matt Wiman vs. Shane Nelson     * Shane Nelson 2nd round by submission
170 lbs.: Ricardo Funch (7-0) vs. Johny Hendricks (6-0)     * Johny Hendricks 2nd round by KO
185 lbs.: Rousimar Palhares vs. Lucio Linhares     * Lucio Linares 3rd round by TKO
170 lbs.: DaMarques Johnson vs. Edgar Garcia     * DaMarques Johnson 2nd round by submission
170 lbs.: Kevin Burns (7-3) vs. TJ Grant (14-3)     * TJ Grant by Split Decision