Rich Franklin - His fight with W Silva was one of the best that year. Pretty much every fight hes had has been awesome and he always comes to fight.
Shogun - His bullraping of Rampage, his technical chess match with Machida, his bullraping of Machida, his loss to Griffin, etc. Dynamic and skilled fighter
Wanderlei Silva - His destructive run through pride, his fights with Hendo, his raping of Rampage x2, the legendary fight with Chuck, his **** choking of Jardine and his previously mentioned battle with Franklin.