Going into last Saturday's UFC 152 event, it felt like forever since we'd seen a live UFC event. And perhaps it had been forever, at least in terms of what we're used to. Forty-two days is a long time without a major (or even a minor) UFC card, so it felt decidedly good to get back on the horse, as the old saying goes.
Because of the lack of major mixed martial arts action since the last edition of my rankings were published, there aren't many drastic changes here. But we'll do them anyway, because consistency is key when dealing with something like this.
And let's be honest, I can't resist a good opportunity for all of you to tell me how dumb I am and how wrong my rankings are.
Let's get started.