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'Rampage,' Evans named as 'TUF 10' coaches

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and Rashad Evans will be the head coaches on the heavyweights-only "The Ultimate Fighter 10," the UFC announced today.

Season ten begins taping next week and production will last six weeks, for a premiere date of September 16 at 10 p.m.

Tryouts were also held for middleweights and light-heavyweights, but the UFC ultimately decided on only heavyweights, a weight class that hasn't been featured since season two.

For season ten, fighters will not have to fight their way into the house. Only sixteen heavyweights were selected through the audition process.

Champion Lyoto Machida was rumored to be a coach but it's apparent why he was passed over in favor of Evans. Evans speaks better English and is a fighter fans love to hate, making him an excellent candidate for reality TV show. Additionally, there's already a rivalry brewing between Jackson and Evans from their confrontation at UFC 92 last December.

Jackson will face Evans in the traditional coach vs. coach bout in December.