Answering The 10 Count: The S.A.T aka The Maximo Brothers

Brian Damage

There have been many within the history of pro wrestling that have been either very innovative and or influential. Names like Eddie Gilbert, Jake Roberts, the Road Warriors and Dusty Rhodes are just a few names that have changed the business in a positive way. Even rarer are wrestlers that are both innovative and influential. One team that checks both boxes is the tag team called The S.A.T also known as The Maximo Brothers which consist of Jose, Joel and Will Maximo. Most may not know who they are and what they have contributed to the wrestling business, but rest assured, they have helped pave the way to the style of wrestling we see today.

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Grappling With Tragedy: Masakazu Fukuda

Brian Damage

Grappling with Tragedy is a series of articles that deal with unfortunate, tragic incidents that have occurred throughout the history of professional wrestling. It is unlike the ‘Wrestling with Sin’ series that deals more with the seedier side of wrestling like arrests, murders and suicides. Grappling looks more at particular tragic incidents that have in some instances altered pro wrestling in some way.

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The Fabulous Years: The Rise, Fall and Rise again of Hulk Hogan

Brian Damage

There is no question that Hulk Hogan will go down as one if not the most successful box office attractions in the history of professional wrestling. Hulkamania was a legitimate movement that brought fans to the arenas, tune into on television and buy all of his merchandise. As big of a star that Hulk Hogan was, he certainly hit some bumps in the road to superstardom. His very first stint in the then WWF is proof of that.

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Wrestling With Sin: 411

Brian Damage

This is the 411th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involves 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.

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Top Five Wrestlers Who Gambled on Themselves By Willingly Leaving WWE

Brian Damage

“Making it” in pro wrestling is a hard enough task. The ability to make ends meat just by wrestling everyday is certainly not achieved by all who decide to put on pair of tights and lace boots up. While being on the WWE roster isn’t the be all and end all of a wrestler, getting to wrestle on the largest wrestling company in the world is definitely an ambition for many. Today, we will look at the top five wrestlers who decided to take a gamble on their careers and themselves by voluntarily walking away from money and stability that WWE can provide to carve their own path. These five risked a lot and eventually their gambles paid off.

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