With Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber coaching opposite each other on the 22nd installment of The Ultimate Fighter, an exchange between the two in its aftermath seemed almost prophetic to fans.
During an appearance at the FOX Sports studios in early September, McGregor told Faber that his teammate and current bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw was a disloyal “snake in the grass,” and that he should have never brought him in to Team Alpha Male.
“He is a twerp,” McGregor said. “You shouldn’t let him into your sh*t, because he is a snake in the grass and I told you that to your face. You brought him into TUF thinking he would help you. He was there to help him. He’s a snake in the grass and you need to figure that out.”
This past week, Dillashaw made the decision to leave Team Alpha Male for the Elevation Fight Team in Denver, Colorado. This news, became a sort of confirmation in some people’s eyes that Dillashaw was exactly what the Irishman said he was.
On Monday, during an appearance on The MMA Hour, Dillashaw fired back at McGregor and those criticizing him for making a “business decision” to better his career.
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