Jeremy Stephens

"Lil' Heathen"
28 18 1
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date May 26, 1986 (age 34)
Birth place Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.74 m)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg)
Reach 71 in (1.80 m)
#8 UFC Featherweight Contender

UFC Rankings

Fights

LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 249
May 9, 2020
KO (elbows)
R2 – 2:42
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on ESPN: Reyes vs. Weidman
Oct 18, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
NC
Jeremy Stephens
UFC Fight Night: Rodríguez vs. Stephens
Sep 21, 2019
NC (accidental eye poke)
R1 – 0:15
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 235
Mar 2, 2019
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2
Jul 28, 2018
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:19
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on Fox: Emmett vs. Stephens
Feb 24, 2018
KO (elbows)
R2 – 1:35
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Doo Ho Choi
UFC Fight Night: Stephens vs. Choi
Jan 14, 2018
TKO (punches and elbows)
R2 – 2:36
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 215
Sep 9, 2017
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Reis
Apr 15, 2017
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 205
Nov 12, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC Fight Night: Almeida vs. Garbrandt
May 29, 2016
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 194
Dec 12, 2015
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 189
Jul 11, 2015
TKO (flying knee and punches)
R3 – 0:32
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned Finale
Dec 12, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens
Jun 28, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R5 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Thomson
Jan 25, 2014
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Rony Jason
UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson
Nov 9, 2013
KO (head kick)
R1 – 0:40
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Estevan Payan
UFC 160
May 25, 2013
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Yves Edwards
UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz
Dec 8, 2012
KO (punches and elbows)
R1 – 1:55
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC on Fuel TV: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier
May 15, 2012
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 136
Oct 8, 2011
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Danny Downes
The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos Finale
Jun 4, 2011
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Marcus Davis
UFC 125
Jan 1, 2011
KO (punch)
R3 – 2:33
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Melvin Guillard
UFC 119
Sep 25, 2010
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Sam Stout
UFC 113
May 8, 2010
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Justin Buchholz
UFC Fight Night: Diaz vs. Guillard
Sep 16, 2009
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R1 – 3:32
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Gleison Tibau
UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann
Apr 1, 2009
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
UFC Fight Night: Lauzon vs. Stephens
Feb 7, 2009
Submission (armbar)
R2 – 4:43
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
UFC 91
Nov 15, 2008
KO (punches)
R3 – 0:39
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Spencer Fisher
The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rampage vs. Team Forrest Finale
Jun 21, 2008
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Cole Miller
UFC Fight Night: Swick vs. Burkman
Jan 23, 2008
TKO (punches and elbows)
R2 – 4:44
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Diego Saraiva
UFC 76
Sep 22, 2007
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Nick Walker
MCC 9: Heatwave
Jul 27, 2007
TKO (punches)
R1 – 4:45
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Din Thomas
UFC 71
May 26, 2007
Submission (armbar)
R2 – 2:44
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Vern Jefferson
Greensparks: Full Contact Fighting 3
Mar 17, 2007
TKO (punches)
R1 – 3:58
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Norm Alexander
TFC: Battle at the Barn
Feb 21, 2007
Submission (triangle choke)
R1 – 3:26
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Chris Mickle
MCC 5: Thanksgiving Throwdown
Nov 22, 2006
KO (punch)
R4 – 0:27
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Aaron Williams
Universal Gladiator Championships 4
Sep 22, 2006
TKO (punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Doug Alcorn
Greensparks: Full Contact Fighting 1
Aug 19, 2006
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:56
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Chris Mickle
MCC 4: The Rematch
Jul 15, 2006
TKO (punches)
R2 – 3:36
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Kendrick Johnson
Midwest Cage Championships 1
Feb 11, 2006
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:46
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Will Shutt
XKK: Trials
Aug 27, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:19
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Sharome Blanchard
XKK: Des Moines
Mar 19, 2005
TKO (punches)
R1 – 2:36
LOSS
Jeremy Stephens
Chris Mickle
Downtown Destruction 3
Mar 2, 2005
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R2 – 1:51
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Chris Caleb
Downtown Destruction 2
Feb 2, 2005
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:44
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Gary Percival
Jungle Madness 2
Jan 15, 2005
TKO (submission to punches)
R1 – N/A
WIN
Jeremy Stephens
Ted Worthington
Downtown Destruction 1
Jan 12, 2005
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:33