In this first quarter of 2013, some of the higher-profile matchups—Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche and Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva come to mind—are far from universal in terms of their sizzle in the fan and media communities.
But I didn't come here to talk about that. I came here to focus on the exact opposite: fights that are virtual no-brainers in terms of Q-rating potential, but are snoring beneath the radar of casual and even serious fans. At least for now.
All events in all major promotions through the end of March are included. Don't expect any UFC co-main events, though. Card subject to change, homie.