This is the 149th 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
Craig Wilson and Brian Damage
It’s that time again as we look back at This Week in Wrestling. In this edition, Craig talks about Raw and Smackdown live as a live spectacle while Brian shares some of the most interesting pictures and videos he’s stumbled upon this week. Continue reading
Scott Steiner had quite a transformation during his wrestling career. From babyface tag team with his brother Rick to a jacked-up heel in the dying days of WCW into a short return with the WWE. His late run in WCW saw him accompanied to the ring by his ‘freaks’. In this latest ‘Whatever Happened to‘ piece we find out where Midajah and Shakira are now. Continue reading
Brock Lesnar’s “suplex city” statement has coined t-shirts and memes since he first uttered it. But did you know that the remark pre-dates Lesnar uttering it this year by some 12 years? No? Then read on to find out who first uttered the phrase.
Rarely in professional wrestling do you get a face become heel to such a big response, almost overnight Scotty Steiner became one of the most intimidating and dominant heels in wrestling history. Continue reading
When referring to the term “Loose Cannon,” as fans we immediately gravitate to the late, great Brian Pillman. While Pillman indeed deserved such a moniker, another is certainly deserving of such a name…Scott Steiner. Scott in some respects, was just if not more volatile than Brian Pillman ever could be. From his candid live mic promos on WCW Nitro to his backstage confrontations…Scott Steiner was a ticking time bomb and a MUST SEE star. Continue reading
In tag team wrestling, many fans often wonder who in the team will rise and become a great singles star. They also wonder at times, who will end up being “the Marty Jannetty” of the team. What exactly does that mean? Look at the Rockers, a solid tag team for years throughout the territories, the AWA and WWE. When Vince McMahon decided to split the duo up…the two went down separate paths with much different results. Continue reading