â€œI wanted to work out at (Ray) Longoâ€™s, doing the calisthenics and the pad work and at nighttime I was doing my jiu-jitsu and my wrestling. Everything went great and then they left. I was demonstrating a move. I was showing somebody something from mount and next thing you know, something felt like it clicked. Iâ€™ve never been stunned by a stun gun before, but thatâ€™s kind of what it felt like I guess.â€
â€œMy students had to help me up and I got through the shower pretty painfully. My brother had to get my socks and shoes on and then they took me home. Then, the next day, I went to the hospital, got an MRI. Iâ€™ve got two herniated discs in my lower back.â€
â€œI gave it a few days,â€ Serra said. â€œI didnâ€™t just call up and say itâ€™s off.
â€œIâ€™ve fought injured before, but to what extent? I canâ€™t even get my socks and shoes on. If I go in there itâ€™s a double-edged sword. It sucks not being able to fight. Iâ€™ve never had to do that before. What sucks even worse is that it
was with (Matt) Hughes.â€