In case there was ever any doubt, the UFC’s recent decision to cut Top 10 middleweight Yushin Okami confirmed no fighter’s job is safe when coming off a defeat. Such is especially true when discussing competitors struggling to find consistent success in general let alone losing a single time. With three cards scheduled for October – UFC Fight Night 29, UFC 166, and UFC Fight Night 30 – there are absolutely a few athletes who are far from safe in terms of avoiding a release unless they are able to secure a victory in their respective rumbles. (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)