Conor McGregor on the cover of SI

Conor McGregor will make the cover of Sports Illustrated on Monday February 29th. This will mark the Third time a UFC fighter makes the cover of SI.

SI also has a featured video in which Conor talks about the Rafael dos Anjos pulling out of  the the March 5th fight.

The Magazine cover should hit the news stand Monday after UFC 196 which is a another coup for the UFC and McGregor.

Youtube had over 200,000 people checking in to watch his press conference with his new opponent Nate Diaz, Conor is someone everyone has their eyes on.