Chad Mendes Says ‘I’m Next’ in the Featherweight Title Picture, Picks Aldo to Beat Florian

A lot of people believe that Chad Mendes should be the fighter facing Jose Aldo at UFC 136 in Houston on Saturday night.

Count Mendes as one of those people.

Unfortunately, the timing didn’t work out for Mendes to get the fight with Aldo, so he will sit front and center on Saturday night and watch Kenny Florian take a shot at the champion instead. caught up with Mendes prior to the fight where he made his prediction on the match-up, and how he believes that no matter who wins at UFC 136, he wants the winner plain and simple.

Check out this exclusive one on one interview with UFC featherweight Chad Mendes: