Third verse, same as the first … and second, if you were to ask the Gambling Gods. According to the powers that be, Frankie Edgar (pictured) will beat BJ Penn for a third time when they collide at “The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale” this Sunday.
Yes, let’s not let “UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida” completely overshadow the octagon’s second show this weekend.
Edgar is a heavy 6.5-1 odds-on favorite against “The Prodigy.” Penn, meanwhile, comes out of retirement as more than a 4-1 underdog.
Edgar holds two unanimous decision victories over Penn.
Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the festivities.
Here are the wagering lines for Edgar vs. Penn III:
Underdog (+) Favorites (-)
Frankie Edgar -650
BJ Penn +425
Bet $650 on Edgar and he’s victorious, you win $100
Bet $100 on Penn and he’s victorious, you win $425