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TUF 10: Heavyweights Cast Officially Announced

The Ultimate Fighter 10 CastSpike TV announced on Friday the complete cast for The Ultimate Fighter 10: Heavyweights, which concluded taping this week for a September 16 debut following UFC Fight Night 19.

Light heavyweight contenders Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Rashad Evans will appear as coaches on the show before squaring off at UFC 107 in mid-December in Jackson’s hometown of Memphis, Tennesse.

The complete cast features:

  • Zak Jensen – standout wrestler at Augsburg College
  • Marcus Jones – former 1st round NFL draft pick who had a six-year career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Scott Junk – Division II All-American football player at Southwest Oklahoma State and fought in UFC 76.
  • James McSweeney – former international kickboxing and Muay Thai champion
  • John Madsen – defeated Brock Lesnar in a high school wrestling match
  • Matt Mitrione – played for New York Giants and Minnesota Vikings
  • Roy Nelson – former IFL Heavyweight Champion
  • Demico Rogers – high school football and wrestling star
  • Brendan Schaub – played for Buffalo Bills and Arena Football’s Utah Blaze
  • Darrill Schoonover – decorated Army veteran
  • Wes Shivers – former member of the Tennessee Titans and Atlanta Falcons
  • Wes Sims – fought two heated battles with former UFC champ Frank Mir at UFC 43 and UFC 46
  • Kimbo Slice – former EliteXC heavyweight contender and YouTube sensation
  • Abe Wagner – played linebacker at Michigan Tech and has a degree in mechanical engineering
  • Mike Wessel – UFC veteran and former strength and conditioning coach at University of Arkansas
  • Justin Wren – All-American high school wrestler

The Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale is scheduled to take place on December 5 in Las Vegas and will air live on Spike TV.


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