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Edgar Excited about TUF 19 Exposure

Frankie Edgar sees upside of UFC trilogy with BJ Penn
By: Mike Bohn, USA Today Sports
"Former Ultimate Fighting Championship titleholder Frankie Edgar has many goals he would still like to accomplish before the end of his mixed martial arts career.

"However, in order to move toward those goals, Edgar (16-4-1 MMA, 10-4-1 UFC) had to accept a third fight with B.J. Penn (16-9-2, 12-8-2), another former UFC champion whom "The Answer" has defeated twice in the past.

"Rarely does the UFC book a third fight between two athletes when one side took the first two meetings.

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