2012 UFC on FX 5 Picks & Predictions for Browne vs. Silva Print
Written by Drew Sharper   
Friday, 05 October 2012 13:45

UFC on FX 5 Free Picks

mma-silvaant01-360

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (TheSpread) – UFC on FX 5 takes place on Friday night. Here is a look at a few picks to consider for this card.

View Real-Time Sports Betting Odds

UFC on FX 5 will take place from the Target Center with the main card bouts airing live on FX at 8PM ET. All picks are made from odds according to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv.

UFC Heavyweight Bout – Travis Browne (13-0-1) vs. Antonio Silva (16-4)

This fight is intriguing as each man seems to have a clear edge over the other in one area of MMA. Browne has the speed and quickness, as well as the striking edge. Silva is more of a mauler and does a good job with his grappling and submission fighting. Cardio could be an issue for both fighters as well, but probably more for Browne, who could be forced to carry Silva’s big frame throughout the fight. If the fight ends quickly, it should go to Browne. If it goes the distance, look for Silva to win. I am going to go with an upset here as I don’t see Browne getting the knockout. UFC FREE PICK – Antonio Silva +185

UFC Welterweight Bout – Jake Ellenberger (27-6) vs. Jay Hieron (23-5)

This fight should have plenty of fireworks, as Ellenberger is an explosive fighter that looks to start fast. Hieron is a good striker as well, but I don’t see him having the power to compete with Ellenberger. I also see him coming out timid, as this is his first fight in the UFC in a while. Look for Ellenberger to get the TKO victory in the first. UFC FREE PICK – Jake Ellenberger -365

Bet on UFC Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

 

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com