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Full video: Dana White pre-fight media scrum for UFC Fight Night Dublin

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Watch the pre-fight media scrum with Dana White before tomorrow's UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Brandao in Dublin, Ireland.

We're just under 24 hours away from UFC Fight Night in Dublin, Ireland, a place they've not been to for 5 years. UFC president Dana White was available for a pre-fight media scrum just after the weigh-ins had completed.

Highlights of the scrum, which you can view by watching the video at the top of the post, include:

But perhaps the biggest topic discussed in the session was none other than Nate Diaz, who has butted heads with UFC management throughout the year and doesn't seem to be any nearer to a return to the sport. White claims that while his brother Nick Diaz is a ratings hit, Nate does not move the needle: (Quotes via MMA Fighting)

"I love Nate Diaz. Nate Diaz is actually one of my favorite kids. I always got along with Nate, Nate was always great. Lowest rated FOX show ever. Lowest rated FOX show ever. His numbers, he doesn't pull the numbers in. Nick (Diaz) is a needle mover. Nick moves the needle. [Nate] doesn't pull good numbers.

"Listen, if Nate Diaz was the guy, we'd work it out in a minute. If you move the needle, those are the guys that make the big money. You realize he's like 1-3 in his last three fights? He's 1-3, he's nowhere near a title fight, he's never won a title, and he doesn't move the needle."

That's not a typo, by the way. White did say that Diaz was 1-3 in his last 3 fights, which is mathematically incorrect on multiple levels, as 1+3 =/= 3 and he's actually 1-2 in his last 3 and 2-2 in his last 4.

Beyond that, for someone who doesn't move the needle, Diaz has been asked to headline 6 shows in his UFC career, including two Fox shows, an FS1 show, and a Fight Pass main event vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov before those plans fell through. Diaz has additionally been co-main event of the UFC's NYE weekend PPV (UFC 141 vs. Donald Cerrone in 2011), and was a regular fixture on the old UFC Fight Nights on Spike TV. So if Nate Diaz is not much of a draw, how come the UFC has frequently had Diaz holding prominent positions on cable TV and PPV cards?

Hopefully there will be a conclusion to Nate Diaz vs. UFC soon, because it's become a back-and-forth circus.