It’s not uncommon to see an individual go from the gridiron to the squared circle. Football and Pro wrestling seem to go hand in hand. Today, we look at one particular individual who looked destined to be one of the all time greats in wrestling but had his career cut short by tragedy. Today we ask: ‘Whatever Happened to‘ Monty Brown? Continue reading
We continue our series looking at the history of The Clash of the Champions, taking in Clash of the Champions XVI: Fall Brawl. Held on September 5, 1991, at the Augusta Richmond Civic Center in Augusta, Georgia. The show drew a 3.7 rating on TBS. Continue reading
Craig Wilson, Earl Marxist, Brian Damage and Russ Morgan
A variation on the ‘Book or Cook‘ topic today as we look at the recent departure from the WWE of Austin Aries.
Today, instead of asking ‘Book or Cook?’, we ask if the WWE were correct to let him go or did they act prematurely in cutting short his run with the company. Continue reading
This is the 123rd installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve such subjects as sex, drugs, greed and in some cases even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series, I do not condone or condemn the alleged participants. We simply retell their stories by researching interviews, newspapers, magazines and various other sources of media. Continue reading
Monday morning at Ring The Damn Bell means it’s time to travel back in time to 1997. It was a simpler time when P. Diddy was still called Puff Daddy and Oasis were top of the UK music charts. Better still, there was plenty of wrestling action to enjoy so let’s get to business in this week’s ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading
Craig Wilson, Brian Damage and Benjamin Trecroci
The real-life soap opera that is the life and times of Paige shows no sign of letting up so seems very much Sunday Sermon worthy. Today we discuss her rise to the top, fall from grace, continuing issues and whether or not she is likely to ever make a WWE in-ring return. Continue reading
Craig Wilson and Brian Damage
It’s Saturday so time for the latest instalment of ’This Week in Wrestling’. Today, in part 28, Craig discusses the cancellation of ‘Talking Smack’ and ‘Raw Talk’ while Brian shares all the best viral content he’s stumbled upon this week.