10McGregor Could Have Been a Plumber

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Tony McGregor, Conor's father, wanted to make sure that his son would have a career as an adult as would any good dad. Conor was thus urged by his father to retain a plumbing apprenticeship for as long as possible. Tony, according to Pete Carroll of SevereMMA.com, knew that his

son was destined for others things: “I remember the moment I knew he wasn’t going to be a plumber. It was a Monday morning, I went in to wake him up and I just remember him peering out from under his blanket and saying, ‘look, this isn’t for me.'”

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