Help Wanted! Job Opportunities: Perry Saturn

Brian Damage

Back in the 80’s and 90’s, it was very common to see some no name wrestler go up against a proven star of a promotion. Whether that be from the WWF, NWA/WCW, AWA or elsewhere, these nomads of professional wrestling were there to make the stars look great. They were known as enhancement talent, preliminary wrestlers or as many fans have come to know them…”jobbers.” While fans were clamoring to see big time match ups, these “squash matches” served a very important purpose. While perhaps not appreciated at the time, they were just as important as the stars themselves.

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Wrestling With Sin: 266

Brian Damage

This is the 266th 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

Top Five Underrated Wrestlers

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Craig Wilson, John Carbery, Jamie Lithgow & Brian Damage

We all know the guys that fans rave about as the best of all time and who should feature, if there was one, on a Mount Rushmore of wrestling. But what about the guys that maybe don’t get the credit they deserve despite going about their job diligently? It’s those superstars that are the focus of this latest Top Five. Continue reading

Inspiring The Ascension: A Brief History of Dominating Tag Teams

The Ascension

Craig Wilson

The Ascension recently debuted on Raw after tearing it up on NXT for several years. Konnor and Viktor are the latest in the long line of big man teams in wrestling. In this piece, Craig looks at some of the other tag teams of that ilk from wrestling history including Demolition, KroniK, Powers of Pain and starting with a certain face painted duo… Continue reading