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Three Amigos No. 131: Jim Miller talks Pettis, May-Mac & new nickname

UFC veteran Jim Miller stops in to discuss his upcoming UFC 213 bout with Anthony Pettis, May-Mac and his new nickname.

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Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. This episode is loaded with great content, courtesy of our special guest, UFC lightweight veteran Jim Miller. We also have a new installment of our popular segments Ranty Pants™ and Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg ™.

Ordered Listing with timestamps:

  • Ranty Pants™ - 10:20
  • Sports That Can't Stop No Double Leg™ - 24:45
  • Jim Miller - 35:55

Here is a summary of each interview segment, complete with the time stamps for when each interview or special segment begins. As always, we hope you enjoy listening to the show as much as we enjoyed recording it.

Jim Miller (35:55 mark)

  • Anthony Pettis discussion
  • People counting out fighters after a couple hard losses
  • Why he always says “Yes” to any fight the UFC offers
  • Weight-cutting rule changes in California
  • Thoughts on the Sterling/Barao catchweight situation
  • If he’d be down to fight at 165
  • May-Mac discussion
  • If Mcgregor gets special treatment in that the UFC hasn’t set up an interim title bout for lightweight
  • If he believes McGregor is coming back to the UFC after Mayweather fight
  • Thoughts on Chiesa/Lee stoppage
  • After more than a decade, Miller has finally got a nickname

The hosts discuss a variety of topics that include:

  • Dana White admits the UFC “Made mistakes” with Cris Cyborg
  • Snoop Dogg + Urijah Faber doing alternative commentary for the UFC Contender Series
  • Texas finally clears Cortney Casey
  • Nick Diaz going AWOL with USADA
  • Michael “Venom” Page set to do some boxing matches
  • Lawler/Cerrone fight back on
  • Ranty Pants™
  • Sports That Can’t Stop No Double Leg™
  • Staff predictions and standings

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