Rashad Evans Tops Official UFC 108 Payroll

Former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans earned an event-high $375,000 to top the official fighter payroll for the injury-ravaged UFC 108 card. The total payroll for the event came to just $843,000, making UFC 108 one of the cheapest pay per view cards in recent memory.

Evans Outwrestles Silva, Daley Floors Hazelett at UFC 108

The UFC’s “cursed card” delivered a night of big knockouts and exciting fights. Rashad Evans employed an effective strategy involving almost nothing but takedowns to score a unanimous decision victory over Thiago Silva in the main event of the evening.