Jamie Varner will return to action in February, agreeing to face Abel Trujillo at UFC 169.
Trujillo was originally scheduled to meet Bobby Green, who exits the contest. The card takes place February 1 from Newark, New Jersey.
Varner (21-8-1) has posted a 3-3 Octagon mark, including a loss to Gleison Tibau in his most recent fight. Trujillo (11-5) is coming off a knockout win over Roger Bowling.