Heavyweight Tony Johnson will return to the Bellator cage at the end of the month as he will meet Raphael Butler at Bellator 148 in Fresno, California.

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Johnson (9-2) is coming off a split decision victory at Bellator 136 against former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov and he was a guest on Tuesday’s edition of The MMA Report Podcast to talk about his upcoming fight against Butler.

Along with talking about Butler, Johnson discussed the Bellator heavyweight title picture and explained why he is now training in Tennessee after training previously at American Kickboxing Academy in California.