WSOF 24 will take place on Saturday at the Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut and former title challenger Nick Newell will look for his second straight win when he meets Tom Marcellino on the main card broadcast on NBCSN.WSOF 24

Newell (12-1) appeared on The Dan Patrick Show on Monday to preview his fight on Saturday against Marcellino and discuss his MMA career.

In addition to talking about the fight, Newell talked about how he looked up to Jim Abbott and the former MLB pitcher called into the daily show to discuss the advice he gave to Newell a couple of years ago.

Check out Newell’s full appearance on The Dan Patrick Show below.