Cowboys’ Jerry Jones Open to Hosting McGregor vs. Poirier Fight at AT&T Stadium

Cowboys’ Jerry Jones Open to Hosting McGregor vs. Poirier Fight at AT&T Stadium

Conor McGregor arrives at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Friday he’s “very open” to having AT&T Stadium host the Jan. 23 UFC card that will feature a fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier.

Jones said on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas (via TMZ Sports) that he’s a “real admirer” of McGregor, calling him “one of the neatest individuals I think I’ve met.”

“[Conor] is special,” Jones said. “It would be quite a day for AT&T Stadium to have him.”

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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