He'll have success following in the footsteps of R. Gracie, Almeida, Maia, Drysdale and Werdum. All of em have done extremely well and are highly decorated. Nobody wants to grapple with them so it only leaves the option of striking or them getting taken down.
Out of all BF's fight Werdum is the only one where he declined to go into his guard.
On the flip side Roger and Rolls haven't done too well namely due to their cardio.
A lot of people will be watching intently.
Marcus Aurelius: Tell me again, Maximus, why are we here?
Maximus: For the glory of the Empire, sire.
Baked, not fried... the healthy choice.