Biography(references)He was introduced to mixed martial arts when he began training and frequently sparring with legendary fighter Don Frye. Griggs won his lone amateur fight via knockout in 13 seconds, and then made his professional debut in December 2005, on the first Total Fighting Alliance card. Griggs signed with the IFL in 2007, and was picked to be a part of the Tucson Scorpions, coached by Don Frye. Griggs was expected to face Phil Davis in his Light Heavyweight debut on August 4, 2012 at UFC on FOX 4. After moving down to Light Heavyweight, Griggs lost to Cyrille Diabaté via first round rear-naked choke submission on November 17, 2012 at UFC 154.
Fighter Trivia(references)Griggs and his wife Julie have two children. Griggs also works as a full-time firefighter and a paramedic with the Tucson Fire Department.
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