22 Facts About Jeremy Stephens

1. Jeremy Stephens is one of three fighters in UFC featherweight history to earn a knockout victory stemming from a head kick.

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2. Jeremy Stephens makes his 28th UFC appearance, tied with Jim Miller for second most in company history behind Michael Bisping.

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3. Jeremy Stephens competes in his second UFC bout in a 41-day stretch.

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4. Jeremy Stephens has won seven fight-night bonuses during his 26-fight UFC career.

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5. Jeremy Stephens proposed his longtime girlfriend, Cindy on 8th July 2016.

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6. Jeremy Stephens was awarded Fight of the Night honors for his performance against Renan Barao on May 29, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 88.

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7. Jeremy Stephens signed with UFC in 2007 and made his first bout in UFC on 26th of May 2007 against veteran Din Thomas at UFC 71.

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8. Jeremy Stephens has two daughters and is a good friend of former UFC Fighter Anton Kuivanen.

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9. Jeremy Stephens is expected to face Zabit Magomedsharipov on March 2, 2019 at UFC 235.

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10. Jeremy Stephens won the fight via TKO in the second round.

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11. Jeremy Stephens won the fight by TKO due to a flying knee and punches after a close first two rounds.

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12. Jeremy Stephens made his Featherweight debut against promotional newcomer Estevan Payan on May 25, 2013 at UFC 160.

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13. Jeremy Stephens defeated Downes via unanimous decision after dominating all three rounds.

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14. Jeremy Stephens was expected to face Jonathan Brookins on June 4, 2011, at The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale.

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15. Jeremy Stephens lost to Melvin Guillard on September 25, 2010, at UFC 119 via split decision.

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16. Jeremy Stephens defeated Sam Stout via split decision on May 8, 2010, at UFC 113.

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17. Jeremy Stephens defeated Buchholz after landing several big strikes and opening up a deep gash on Buchholz's forehead, forcing the doctor to stop the fight midway through the first round.

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18. At the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 7, Jeremy Stephens took on former trainer and friend Spencer Fisher.

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19. Jeremy Stephens was defeated via second round armbar submission in his UFC debut against veteran Din Thomas at UFC 71 on May 26, 2007.

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20. At age 16, Jeremy Stephens began mixed martial arts as an amateur and began full-time training at the age of 18.

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21. Jeremy Stephens was introduced to mixed martial arts by his grandfather who had originally persuaded Stephens to compete in wrestling.

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22. Jeremy Stephens was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and came from a broken home.

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