Originally Posted by Straight Right
Being the on the undercard/not being on air, is moot just the fighters overall salaries in general, its been this way for a long time a couple guys at the top making all the jack and the guys at the bottom are making crap. In some respects it pay for performance/star power, and I understand that, but my point is there should be a better minimum pay scale for the fighters given how much money is rolling in. And again clamping down on the role of sponsors really hurts the guys at the bottom of the food chain still struggling to get by.
go look at boxing cards .. the difference between the main fight and the undercards are even more huge .... no one has been saying that boxers don't get paid enough .... UFC is still relativetly new, salaries will increase as they stake their claim more and more ... you can't just pay people massive sums and then expect everything to work out ... look at affliction and exc ...