“I would 100 percent have accepted being the Bachelor if they had chosen me,” Mike admitted to Extra. “I think I would have made a really good Bachelor. I would have been the first black Bachelor, as well as the first veteran Bachelor. ABC made a great choice with Peter — that’s who they decided to go with. I’m a phenomenal man and still am. The point of going on The Bachelorette was to find love, and that opportunity is still there for me.”
The Air Force vet did throw a little shade at Peter, however, joking that he could have outdone Peter and Hannah’s now-infamous windmill sex.
“I’m in better shape and my stamina is longer and that’s where it lies,” Mike quipped.“For what they are trying to capture, Pete gives them.”Back to top