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SCOTTY RIGGS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Scotty Riggs talks WWE Network, shoots on John Cena & more

Former WCW Wrestler Scotty Riggs was recently interviewed by The Undisputed Wrestling Show. Here are some highlights: John Cena: ”Every single match is the same, and it is sickening. Five simple moves every match. When it is time for Cena’s comeback it is the same moves, boom, boom, boom. That does not suspend any disbelief. That is what wrestlers are supposed to do, have...
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Scotty Riggs: ‘Eric Bischoff Wasn’t Why WCW Failed’

Scotty Riggs recently spoke with VOC Nation’s In the Room about WCW’s fall and more. Check out the highlights: On his current status: “I’ve retired from wrestling due to injuries. The final straw was a fractured ulnar bone in my left arm. 13 screws and 2 steel plates to fix it, and after 2 surgeries it’s still not right.” On the American Males theme music: “That was...
Via TNA Wrestling News
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Former WCW Star on Major Problems with His Neck, Back and Elbow

- Former WCW star Scotty Riggs has posted a new blog on Facebook with results from recent MRI and CT scans. Riggs, age 46, says his doctors told him he has the neck of a 75 year old. Here’s what he wrote: “***Finally got my MRI/CT test results… in other words finally took my ass to the docs to get the results…… 1) CT on elbow (already had 3 surgeries on it) tests showed...
Via Wrestle Scoop
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Former WCW Wrestler Reveals Major Problems with His Neck, Back and Elbow

Former WCW star Scotty Riggs has posted a new blog on Facebook with results from recent MRI and CT scans. Riggs, age 46, says his doctors told him he has the neck of a 75 year old. Here’s what he wrote: “***Finally got my MRI/CT test results… in other words finally took my ass to the docs to get the results…… 1) CT on elbow (already had 3 surgeries on it) tests showed continued...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Scotty Riggs Discusses Chris Benoit, WWE Not Acknowledging Him

Speaking to The Fight Club Chicago, former WCW and ECW star Scotty Riggs weighed in on the Chris Benoit double murder and suicide and why he believes that Vince McMahon feels Benoit is a blackeye to WWE. “I still believe that what happened, the tragedy with Chris and Nancy and Daniel… I knew them well,” said Riggs. ” “[I] Used to eat dinner with Chris and he would get on...
Via Wrestle Scoop
June 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Scotty Riggs Talks About Benoit Murder-Suicide

Scotty Riggs recently spoke with the Fight Club Chicago about Chris Benoit’s double murder and suicide and more. Check out the highlights: On his relationship with the Benoits: “I still believe that what happened, the tragedy with Chris and Nancy and Daniel… I knew them well. [I] Used to eat dinner with Chris and he would get on his cell phone and he would be on the phone with...
Via WZR Online
June 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Buff Bagwell Discharged from Intensive Care Unit Following Automobile Accident

Scotty Riggs, who held the WCW World Tag Team Championship with Buff Bagwell, stated Sunday evening on Twitter that he spoke with his former tag team partner after he was involved in a serious car accident last Monday in Georgia. Riggs says while Bagwell is in "rough" shape, he was discharged from intensive care after undergoing successful surgery on Saturday. Bagwell...
Via Ring Side News
April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Buff Bagwell Checks Out Of Intensive Care Unit Following Automobile Accident

Scotty Riggs, who held the WCW World Tag Team Championship with Buff Bagwell, stated Sunday evening on Twitter that he spoke with his former tag team partner after he was involved in a serious car accident last Monday in Georgia. Riggs says while Bagwell is in “rough” shape, he has checked out of the intensive care unit after undergoing successful surgery on Saturday.Bagwell...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Brock Lesnar’s WWE Ring Gear Revealed + Riggs Update

– Former WCW World Tag Team Champion Scotty Riggs was recently hospitalized for stomach ulcers. After undergoing tests, a mass was found in his gallbladder that was 90% non-cancerous. He will be undergoing surgery this week to have it removed. The former WCW star is also recovering from a case of pneumonia. – Brock Lesnar will wear mixed martial arts gear when he resumes wrestling...
Via WZR Online
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Update on hospitalized former WCW star

We noted last week that former WCW star Scotty Riggs was hospitalized for stomach ulcers. Riggs wrote this weekend that after tests, a mass was found in his gallbladder that was 90% non-cancerous. He is having surgery this week to have it removed. Riggs is also apparently recovering from a case of pneumonia.   Follow me on Twitter: www.twitter.com/therealjeffpeckDownload my wrestling...
Via Wrestlechat.net
April 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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