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Wednesday, 02/22/2012, 04:59 pm

Nick Diaz Will Fight Again Says Teammate Jake Shields

“He’s calmed down; I think he’s gonna fight again. I think it’s just, you know, he’s been a little burned out. They’ve been fighting him like crazy, keeping him busy. I think he just needs a little break. Unfortunately, he’ll probably be suspended for a little while, but the time off will make him love the sport again and make him wanna get back in there.”

Following yesterday’s UFC 144 open workouts in Japan Jake Shields discussed his upcoming fight with Yoshihiro Akiyama as well as his teammate Nick Diaz and the likelihood of his return to MMA.

Read More: Jake Shields (News), Nick Diaz (News), UFC 144

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