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Conor McGregor vs. the entire WWE is the best new sports beef

Always a lightning rod for controversy, Conor McGregor found himself in hot water over the weekend after he blasted WWE and its fans in a pre-fight press conference, calling professional wrestlers “pu*****.” On Sunday, he decided to clarify those comments on Twitter.

The fight game is full of shameless self-promotion and getting headlines wherever possible. But current and former WWE superstars — many of whom were decorated collegiate and professional athletes before becoming professional wrestlers — took exception.

The real winner was Becky Lynch, who laid the smackdown.