Thus far in 2014, the stories revolving around UFC fighters have given us plenty to talk about. Many fighters have become interesting due to the stories, good and bad, surrounding them.
As we enter the hot summer months, I will profile nine of those fighters for you. I will discuss what has made their storylines interesting. I will tackle what has transpired that has made these nine fighters more intriguing than others.
I will give you big names and title contenders in this list. I will not waste your time with random stories about others—they are not that interesting.
Let's start at the lightest weights and move our way up, shall we?