Edgar Out for Fight Night 16, Jim Miller In

Written by Tom Ngo
December 2nd, 2008

Jim Miller will replace the injured Frankie Edgar at the UFC Fight Night 16 “Fight for the Troops” event on Spike TV. Miller will step in to take on Matt Wiman with just eight days notice. The three hour event will be airing LIVE from the Crown Coliseum in Fayeteville, North Carolina at 9PM EST. The Wiman-Miller fight will remain on the televised portion of the card.Miller, a former IFL fighter, was victorious in his UFC debut. He defeated David Baron in the 3rdRound via rear naked choke at UFC 89.

Here is how Fight Night 16’s card now plays out:

Preliminary Bouts:

Ben Saunders vs. Brandon Wolff
Dale Hartt vs. Corey Hill
Eddie Sanchez vs. Justin McCully
Brodie Farber vs. Luigi Fioravanti
Steve Bruno vs. Johnny Rees

Main Bouts:

Tim Credeur vs. Nate Loughran
Razak Al-Hussan vs. Steve Cantwell
Jim Miller vs. Matt Wiman
Jonathan Goulet vs. Mike Swick
Josh Koscheck vs. Yoshiyuki Yoshida

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