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Tony Ferguson, who takes on Kevin Lee at UFC 216, is no fan of Conor McGregor

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then it's clear what Tony Ferguson is doing to contrast the riches Conor McGregor has achieved this year.

"I look at character. I can see right through people," Costa Mesa's Ferguson - wearing a simple black hoodie and jeans to a meeting with reporters - said recently after closing an intense training camp in Big Bear. "I'm not fake. My outfit probably cost less than $100."

On Saturday night at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, Ferguson (23-3) puts

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