In more ways than one, UFC 121 ushered in a new era of the promotion's heavyweight division. Yes, a new champion, Cain Velasquez, was crowned.

Overshadowed by Velasquez's win, Brendan Schaub and Jon Madsen showed that The Ultimate Fighter is still capable of producing contenders with impressive victories.

This event certainly shook the division from top to bottom. So, let's take a look at the top 10 fighters the UFC's heavyweight division has to offer.

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