Garrett Armfield vs Jose Johnson Prediction, Odds & Best Bet for UFC Vegas 70 (Expect a Sin City Upset)
Armfield vs Johnson Fight Info, Date & Time
UFC Vegas 70 — Preliminary Card Bantamweight Bout
Garrett Armfield (8-3, 5 KOs) vs. Jose Johnson (15-7, 8 KOs)
Date: Saturday, Feb. 25, 2023
Fight Time: This will be on the preliminary card, which begins at 4 p.m. ET.
Venue: UFC Apex — Las Vegas, Nevada
Armfield vs Johnson Odds & Prop Bets
All UFC Vegas 70 odds, lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
- Garrett Armfield: (-162)
- Jose Johnson: (+126)
Method of Victory:
- Armfield by KO/TKO: (TBD)
- Armfield by Points: (TBD)
- Armfield by Submission: (TBD)
- Johnson by KO/TKO: (TBD)
- Johnson by Points: (TBD)
- Johnson by Submission: (TBD)
Armfield vs Johnson Prediction
Garrett Armfield's company debut at UFC Vegas 58 didn't go as he planned. The Springfield, MO native found himself submitting to David Onama in the second round, giving Armfield just the third loss of his MMA career.
Meanwhile, Jose Johnson heads into the weekend on a three-fight winning streak. He finished off back-to-back opponents in Fury FC before picking up a unanimous decision victory over Jack Cartwright on Dana White's Contender Series 2022.
Although Armfield is the favorite, I'm siding with Johnson on this one. Not only is momentum on his side, but Johnson has much better striking accuracy (63%) than Armfield. On top of that, Johnson absorbs more than two fewer significant strikes per minute (1.33) than his opponent (3.53).
This fight should be a fairly evenly-matched contest, but Johnson has more going for him at the moment.
Winner: Jose Johnson
Armfield vs Johnson Best Bet
Unfortunately, the moneyline is the only betting option at the moment, making a Johnson outright win at +126 odds the best bet for now. Make sure to check back on FanDuel Sportsbook leading up to UFC Vegas 70 for more playable options.
Bet: Jose Johnson to Win (+126)
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