Avenged Sevenfold are stomping out bands left and right, with their latest victims being Theory of a Deadman. Can they beat out their newest challenger?

Rise Against make their way into today’s Cage Match with their single 'Make It Stop (September’s Children)' off of their latest album ‘Endgame,’ which made Loudwire’s list of the Top 10 Rock Albums of 2011. The band is also gearing up for a 2012 winter tour with A Day to Remember.

Rise Against are not afraid to tackle society's toughest issues with their music. But will they be able to tackle Avenged Sevenfold in the Cage Match? Vote for your favorite song below:

Listen to Avenged Sevenfold, ‘Buried Alive’
Listen to Rise Against, 'Make It Stop (September's Children)'


Rules of Cage Match:

There are no rules … except this one: If a song remains the reigning champ for five straight cage matches, it is retired to the Loudwire Cage Match Hall of Fame. With so many great songs out there, we have to give other bands a chance!