Rashad Evans: Anthony Johnson will knock out Jon Jones, become new UFC champion
By: Alex Schlinsky, MMA Mania
"The month of January was absolutely jam-packed with exciting Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events, and while there was a fair share of scandal, there was also a ton of intriguing storylines to take away from the first month of 2015.
"Arguably the most enticing storyline was the birth of a new light heavyweight title match-up, as UFC champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his title this coming May against former UFC welterweight, Anthony Johnson.
"'Rumble' earned a crack at 'Bones' by knocking out former No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden at UFC on FOX 14 (highlights here). Johnson became the first person to finish Gus via strikes, and he hopes he can do the same to Jones in May.
"Former UFC champion and 'Rumble's' Blackzilians training partner, Rashad Evans already gave his thoughts on Johnson's monumental victory over the Swede last month, stating that Gustafsson let the hype get to him."
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