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Just My Type
Dan Patrick
May 31, 2010
The Interview
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May 31, 2010

Just My Type

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DP: If I got you in there against Shaq, who would win?

DW: [Laughs.] Hell, no. I'm not fighting Shaq.

DP: What if Herschel Walker got in against Shaq?

DW: Herschel Walker actually fights now. Shaq's been training, and obviously Shaq has a huge size advantage. I'd probably have to take Shaq.

DP: Who is the most entertaining fighter in UFC, and is that different from asking, Who is the best fighter in UFC?

DW: Right now, the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world is a guy named Anderson Silva, who, in my opinion, hasn't been too entertaining lately. But you've got guys like Brock Lesnar—there's never a boring Brock Lesnar fight.

DP: If I put Pacquiao and Mayweather in the Octagon, can you tell from their boxing skills how they'd do?

DW: Yeah. I'm a huge Pacquiao fan, and he's a more aggressive fighter. His fights are more fun, but neither one of those guys would get beat in mixed martial arts.

DP: Do you think mixed martial arts will ever become a college sport?

DW: A lot of colleges are starting to pick up jujitsu. I believe that one day it is going to be an Olympic sport too.

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