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UFC Fight Night 82: Chris Camozzi vs. Joe Riggs (Video Highlights)

Hey, Joe Riggs. What did you have for dinner last night? Unanswered knees to the face. And lots of them, as if you were at a Las Vegas buffet. Chris Camozzi (pictured) showed the UFC middleweight division that his Muay Thai game has improved drastically. After wobbling Riggs with a right hand, Camozzi put him in a Thai clinch and unleashed six straight knees to the grill. Sure...
Via 5thRound.com
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

#UFCPittsburgh: Chris Camozzi Just Needs A Few Seconds And A Few Well-Placed Knees To Finish Off Joe Riggs

Since Friday night's Bellator showdown between MMA legends Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock ended early, Gracie's knee has been the most talked about knee in mixed martial arts. That may all change after the way Chris Camozzi and his knee just needed 26 seconds to take down Joe Riggs in Pittsburgh Sunday night.Okay, Camozzi is nowhere near as famous as Gracie, but his knee intended...
Via FatManWriting
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Camozzi brutalizes Joe Riggs with 26 second TKO in the first round

Chris Camozzi only needed a matter of seconds to put Joe Riggs away with one of the most impressive barrage of knee strikes ever landed inside the Octagon.Camozzi had complained before the fight that was tired of always going to three round decisions in his UFC victories and wanted to make a statement on Sunday night.Consider it mission accomplished as Camozzi needed just 26 seconds...
Via FOX Sports
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Camozzi says he's got the intel to beat Joe Riggs

Before visiting Chris Camozzi, the word I'd gotten from people close to him was that the always hardworking UFC middleweight had, in fact, been working harder than ever. Camozzi fights Joe Riggs Sunday, in Pittsburgh, live on FS1.If he wins, it will be two-straight wins in the UFC for the Colorado fighter, and his fourth victory in five fights, overall. When I did catch up with the...
Via FOX Sports
February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX 13: Joe Riggs Nearly Jacks Up His Neck Trying to Slam Ben Saunders

Joe Riggs may want to move to Connecticut and get in to something safe like insurance. The man seems to have a knack for seriously messing himself up. A few months ago he accidentally shot himself in the thigh and hand and now in the Octagon Saturday night the man nearly breaks his neck.He later said he felt like he blew out a disc in his neck.via RedditRead more »
Via FatManWriting
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Riggs on 'Neanderthal' Nick Diaz: 'We'll fight again one way or another'

It has been eight years since Joe Riggs and Nick Diaz fought at UFC 57 and infamously continued their brawl at the hospital after the event. But no hatchets have been buried here. Riggs doesn't feel any differently about Diaz than he did on that February 2006 night. "Something is wrong with him," Riggs told FOX Sports. "He's like a Neanderthal. Something is off with him." Both men...
Via FOX Sports
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC's Joe Riggs on scary gun accident: 'I shouldn't have lived'

The reaction to the news that Joe Riggs shot himself ranged from inaccurate to sophomoric. Riggs saw articles stating that he intentionally tried to injure himself. Other places poked fun at him. The UFC welterweight admits that he should have been more careful taking apart his gun. But he was disgusted about some of the things he read online. For him and his family, this was a very...
Via FOX Sports
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Saunders Battles Joe Riggs at UFC on FOX 13

On Monday, a welterweight affair between Ben Saunders (pictured) and Joe Riggs was announced for UFC on FOX 13. The 170-pound scrap was reported on UFC.com. The December 13 event takes place inside US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Saunders made a triumphant return to the UFC by being the first fighter to submit someone via omoplata. Chris Heatherly was the unfortunate victim...
Via 5thRound.com
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Joe Riggs Show Off His Gunshot Wound To TMZ

Joe ‘Diesel’ Riggs produced one of the best excuses we’ve heard in a while for pulling out of a fight earlier this week when he revealed that he’d accidentally shot himself with a gun that he was cleaning. Riggs, who had been scheduled to make a return to the UFC in September at UFC Fight Night 51 after emerging as the winner of Bellator’s ‘Fight Master’ reality show...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Riggs Out of UFC Fight Night 51 After Accidentally Shooting Himself

Joe Riggs’ (pictured) return to the UFC will have to wait for another day. On Tuesday, the promotion announced the veteran will be forced to withdraw from his September 13 scrap against Paulo Thiago after accidentally shooting himself. True story. “We were made aware that newly-signed UFC competitor Joe Riggs was involved in an unfortunate accident last night. While cleaning...
Via 5thRound.com
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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