The Ultimate Fighter veteran Justin Edwards lives up to his “Fast Eddie” nickname by finishing super-tough Josh Neer in under a minute at UFC on FX 5.

Edwards next steps into the Octagon opposite Ramsey Nijem at UFC Fight Night 35 on Jan. 15 in Duluth, Ga.

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