The Ultimate Fighter

TUF 19: Coaches Announcement Video


Frankie Edgar

Photo Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports


Did you miss the UFC Tonight announcement from Dana White, where he revealed that Frankie Edgar (16-4-1, pictured) and BJ Penn (16-9-2) would be the coaches for the upcoming Ultimate Fighter 19 season? Catch up with how it all came about straight from the horse’s mouth in the video below.

The UFC recently held tryouts for the 19th TUF season, which will feature middleweight and light heavyweights, with the show set to begin airing in January, 2014. Edgar and Penn are then set to square off in April, with Penn competing at featherweight for the first time in his career.


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