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"I should be next in line." - Swanson

Cub Swanson: 'I should be next in line'
By: Brett Okamoto, ESPN
"Christmas did not come early for UFC featherweight Cub Swanson.

"Earlier this year, freshly recovered from a successful elbow surgery in November, Swanson went to the UFC with a wish list of names he hoped to fight next.

"There was nothing all that complicated about the list -- in fact, it was basically just a copy of the featherweight division rankings from the UFC website. Starting from the top, Swanson went through each name with UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby.

"And crossed all of them out."

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