Strikeforce Results: 5 Fights for Tarec Saffiedine in the UFC

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Strikeforce Results: 5 Fights for Tarec Saffiedine in the UFC
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With Strikeforce officially closing their doors on Saturday night, many fighters from the organization are concerned with whether or not they still have a job.

Newly-minted welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine has no such worries, as his impressive victory over Nate Marquardt Saturday night guaranteed the Belgian a spot on the UFC's roster.

Entering the UFC as the final Strikeforce champion will allow Saffiedine the opportunity to jump into some high-profile fights that he wouldn't be otherwise afforded.

There are plenty of opinions on where "Sponge" fits into the hyper-competitive UFC welterweight division, but only a few of them truly make sense.

Here is a look at five fights for Tarec Saffiedine to take in his UFC debut. 

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