That's what Kenny Florian reported on the latest edition of ESPN's MMA live:
"I can say right now I did sign to fight Gray Maynard the other day,"
Kenny Florian is coming off a masterful performance against Japanese legend Takanori Gomi at Ultimate Fight Night 21. It was a pretty one sided fight in which Florian took Gomi down in the final frame and secured the rear naked choke submission for the win. It was Florian's second dominant performance in as many fights as he also choked out Clay Guida back at UFC 107.
Gray Maynard hasn't fought since beating TUF 5 winner Nate Diaz back at UFN 20. Maynard was thought to be the #1 contender to then champion BJ Penn's crown, but a lackluster performance against Diaz cost him his shot. However, a win over a top 5 opponent like Florian will not allow the UFC to overlook him anymore. Who do yall like in this one and this weeks edition of MMA Live can be found after the jump.