The UFC hasn’t delivered the TV ratings that it would like to when it runs an event on “Big Fox,” so they’re pulling out all the stops for the final UFC on Fox event of the year in December.

UFC on Fox 5 features a lightweight title fight between champion Benson Henderson and Nate Diaz, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Alexander Gustafsson trying to earn a crack the 205-pound belt, BJ Penn’s return from retirement to face Rory MacDonald, and the continued comeback of Mike Swick, as he squares off with Matt Brown.

Check out the UFC’s official breakdown of the UFC on Fox 5 main card slated for Dec. 8 in Seattle…

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