Ever want to see an Octagon put together?

Friday, June 27, 2014

A lot has changed since UFC 1, but one thing remains the same – the iconic Octagon.

The UFC recently constructed an Octagon at ESPN’s headquarters in Bristol, Conn, ahead of UFC 175. UFC Middleweight champion Chris Weidman then stepped into the cage with among others SportsCenter anchor and MMA practitioner Stuart Scott and UFC lightweight and ESPN MMA analyst Gil Melendez to film a series of segments.

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ESPN released a time lapse of the Octagon being constructed, so if ever you wanted to see what it looks like from the inside…