As per Ben Askren, Nate Diaz shouldn't get the exposure he is getting. Despite an underwhelming record and a practically three-year absence from the UFC, Nate Diaz stays a hot topic in MMA circles. For one thing, UFC welterweight Ben Askren realizes Diaz's exposure.
Askren told MMA Fighting:
"For what it’s worth, he does a great job making people interested in him. It’s a funny thing because to me he comes off as fairly unintelligent and he says some crazy sh-t"
He went on to add
This wasn't the only thing Ben said, he went on to give his verdict to his friend and said Pettis will easily win over UFC 241, saying
When he faces former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis in a welterweight bout at UFC 241, Diaz will make his first UFC appearance since 2016. Askren thinks that Pettis will easily win the forthcoming bout efficiently.