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The Undertaker and Mark Henry Teaming Up for Champions 4 Children, Legend Crushes Apple

- Below is video of Diamond Dallas Page with wrestling legend Danny Hodge during the National Wrestling Hall of Fame weekend in Waterloo, Iowa several weeks back. 82 year old Hodge crushes an apple with his bare hands while Jim Ross, Gerald Brisco and others look on. - Michelle McCool revealed on Instagram that she, Mark Henry and her husband The Undertaker will be “Champion Teammates”...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Undertaker and Henry Teaming Up for Charity, Legend Crushes Apple

- Below is video of Diamond Dallas Page with wrestling legend Danny Hodge during the National Wrestling Hall of Fame weekend in Waterloo, Iowa several weeks back. 82 year old Hodge crushes an apple with his bare hands while Jim Ross, Gerald Brisco and others look on. - Michelle McCool revealed on Instagram that she, Mark Henry and her husband The Undertaker will be “Champion Teammates”...
Via Wrestle Scoop
6 days ago  |  Discuss

New Poll For a Future WWE Countdown Episode – Unique Matches

- WWE’s website has a new poll up for a future episode of WWE Countdown on the WWE Network, asking which match was the most “unique.” The options are: * Viagra on a Pole Match (Billy Kidman vs. Shane Douglas) * Kennel from Hell Match (Big Boss Man vs. Al Snow) * Evening Gown Match (Pat Patterson vs. Gerald Brisco) * Chamber of Horrors (WCW Halloween Havoc 1991) * Junkyard Invitational...
Via Wrestle Scoop
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Joel Gertner Hosting Wrestling Seminar, Francine Update, Brisco

– Former ECW announcer, manager and self-proclaimed “Quintessential Studmuffin” Joel Gertner is set to give a seminar at the Monster Factory tomorrow (August 9) in Paulsboro, New Jersey. The seminar will cover the art of the promo, wrestling production, psychology, promotion, marketing, financial, and show business aspects of pro wrestling. You can get more details on Gertner’s...
Via WZR Online
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Devon Nicholson Getting a WWE Tryout?

We've been covering how indie wrestler Devon Nicholson sued WWE Hall of Famer Abdullah the Butcher for $2.3 million after Nicholson claimed that Abdullah gave him Hepatitis C when he bladed in a 2007 match without Nicholson's consent. This led to Nicholson claiming that he lost a WWE developmental deal because he had the disease. Nicholson announced late last year that he...
Via Ring Side News
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

NXT Angle for Rusev Dropped, Taylor & “PS” Hayes Receive Awards

- The 2014 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion took place this weekend at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas with many wrestling legends in attendance. Gerald Brisco presented Michael “PS” Hayes with the Lou Thesz Award, which is a lifetime achievement award and Jim Ross presented Terry Taylor with the Iron Mike Award, the CAC’s top honor. Ross noted in a blog last week...
Via Wrestle Scoop
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE NXT Angle for Rusev Dropped, Terry Taylor & Michael “PS” Hayes Receive Awards, More

- The 2014 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion took place this weekend at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas with many wrestling legends in attendance. Gerald Brisco presented Michael “PS” Hayes with the Lou Thesz Award, which is a lifetime achievement award and Jim Ross presented Terry Taylor with the Iron Mike Award, the CAC’s top honor. Ross noted in a blog last week...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

NXT Angle for Rusev Dropped, Terry Taylor & Michael "PS" Hayes Receive Awards

- Rusev and Mojo Rawley were scheduled to continue their feud from NXT Takeover at last Friday night's WWE NXT TV tapings but Rusev wasn't there and there was no mention of the feud. - The 2014 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion took place this weekend at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas with many wrestling legends in attendance. Gerald Brisco presented Michael ...
Via Ring Side News
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Reason Why WWE Fired Developmental Talents Recently

Some of the WWE developmental cuts were made last week because a number of new talents are starting this month and next month. Gerald Brisco was going to send 6 to 8 amateur wrestling recruits to begin training in June at the WWE Performance Center. University of Minnesota's Tony Nelson was the guy Brisco was highest on but at last word, Nelson had not signed with WWE. Lots...
Via Ring Side News
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ricardo Rodriguez’ Masked Gimmick Returns, New WWE Talent?

– Gerald Brisco has been scouting new WWE talents as of late and is said to be very high on University of Minnesota heavyweight Tony Nelson. We’re told Nelson won NCAA titles in 2012 and 2013. He made it to the finals this year but wound up losing. There is no word on if he will be signing with WWE but most expect him to make a decision in the very near future. – At Friday...
Via WZR Online
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

People Trying To Run Recruits Out of Developmental?, WWE Attendance

- Below are recent WWE attendance figures: * April 25th in Toronto drew 6,500 fans * April 26th in Rockford, IL drew 4,800 fans * April 26th in Louisville, KY drew 4,000 fans * April 27th in Peoria, IL drew 3,500 fans * April 27th in Evansville, IN drew 4,400 fans * April 28th in St. Louis for RAW drew 10,500 fans - WWE officials recently issued a directive to NXT staff regarding...
Via Wrestle Scoop
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Certain People Trying To Run Brisco’s Recruits Out of WWE Developmental?, WWE Attendance

- Below are recent WWE attendance figures: * April 25th in Toronto drew 6,500 fans * April 26th in Rockford, IL drew 4,800 fans * April 26th in Louisville, KY drew 4,000 fans * April 27th in Peoria, IL drew 3,500 fans * April 27th in Evansville, IN drew 4,400 fans * April 28th in St. Louis for RAW drew 10,500 fans - WWE officials recently issued a directive to NXT staff regarding...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Certain People Trying To Run Brisco’s Recruits Out of WWE Developmental?, WWE Attendance

- Below are recent WWE attendance figures: * April 25th in Toronto drew 6,500 fans * April 26th in Rockford, IL drew 4,800 fans * April 26th in Louisville, KY drew 4,000 fans * April 27th in Peoria, IL drew 3,500 fans * April 27th in Evansville, IN drew 4,400 fans * April 28th in St. Louis for RAW drew 10,500 fans - WWE officials recently issued a directive to NXT staff regarding...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Certain Trainers Trying To Run Gerald Brisco's Recruits Out of WWE Developmental?

WWE officials recently issued a directive to NXT staff regarding the treatment of some of Gerald Brisco's wrestling recruits. There had been a feeling that Brisco would sign guys with good looks, personality and skills, but when they got to Orlando at the Performance Center, certain people (possibly trainers) working for developmental would try and run them off because they didn...
Via Ring Side News
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Looking to Sign NCAA Heavyweight, AJ Lee Update

- There is still no internal timetable for AJ Lee’s return. - WWE scout Gerald Brisco’s blue chip recruit this year is University of Minnesota heavyweight Tony Nelson, who won NCAA titles in 2012 and 2013, but lost in the finals this year. Nelson also has some offers from NFL teams. Brisco praised Nelson and said he could be in the main event of WrestleMania in four years. Apparently...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Looking to Sign NCAA Heavyweight, WWE Officials Upset Foley, AJ

- Many higher-ups in WWE were very upset with Mick Foley for what he wrote on Facebook after the Royal Rumble about Daniel Bryan’s push. - There is still no internal timetable for AJ Lee’s return. - WWE scout Gerald Brisco’s blue chip recruit this year is University of Minnesota heavyweight Tony Nelson, who won NCAA titles in 2012 and 2013, but lost in the finals this year...
Via Wrestle Scoop
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

JR Blogs on Brisco Scouting Talents for WWE This Past Weekend

- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on WWEshop.com. He talked about being with Gerald Brisco as he scouted for WWE this past weekend: “Saw some real studs at the Nationals in OKC the past few days. Jerry Brisco has seen many of these athletes multiple times this season and has a strong group considering...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Blogs About Gerald Brisco Scouting Talents for WWE This Past Weekend

- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on WWEshop.com. He talked about being with Gerald Brisco as he scouted for WWE this past weekend: “Saw some real studs at the Nationals in OKC the past few days. Jerry Brisco has seen many of these athletes multiple times this season and has a strong group considering...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Turned Down by Comic Events, JR Comments on Nationals, NAO

- The New Age Outlaws will be appearing at Steiner Sports Store in the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, NY this today from 12pm until 2pm. - Jim Ross tweeted about the NCAA nationals with Gerald Brisco: “Enjoying the NCAA Wrestling Nationals in OKC w/ @Fgbrisco. He’s got some studs interested in @WWE careers. Hitting finals Sat nite. @espn” - Jake “The Snake” Roberts...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jake Roberts turned down by Chicago events, Jim Ross talks Brisco recruiting for WWE

- The New Age Outlaws will be appearing at Steiner Sports Store in the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, NY this today from 12pm until 2pm. - Jim Ross tweeted about the NCAA nationals with Gerald Brisco: “Enjoying the NCAA Wrestling Nationals in OKC w/ @Fgbrisco. He’s got some studs interested in @WWE careers. Hitting finals Sat nite. @espn” - Jake “The Snake” Roberts...
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Talks About WWE Scouting Amateur Wrestlers, What The Look For at that Level, and His Love for Wrestling

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was asked during a short Q&A with The Oklahoman about what Gerald Brisco looks for in amateur wrestlers that he’s recruiting for WWE. “Jerry scouts all the amateur programs,” JR said. “He goes to all the major duals. He has a network of coaches who work with him who know what WWE is looking for. He goes to the NAIA nationals, the Division...
Via cheap-heat
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross talks about WWE recruiting amateur wrestlers & love of wrestling

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was asked during a short Q&A with The Oklahoman about what Gerald Brisco looks for in amateur wrestlers that he’s recruiting for WWE. “Jerry scouts all the amateur programs,” JR said. “He goes to all the major duals. He has a network of coaches who work with him who know what WWE is looking for. He goes to the NAIA nationals, the Division...
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Asked About WWE Recruiting & Love for Pro Wrestling

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was asked during a short Q&A with The Oklahoman about what Gerald Brisco looks for in amateur wrestlers that he’s recruiting for WWE. “Jerry scouts all the amateur programs,” JR said. “He goes to all the major duals. He has a network of coaches who work with him who know what WWE is looking for. He goes to the NAIA nationals, the Division II...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Asked About WWE Recruiting Amateur Wrestlers

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was asked during a short Q&A with The Oklahoman about what Gerald Brisco looks for in amateur wrestlers that he's recruiting for WWE. "Jerry scouts all the amateur programs," JR said. "He goes to all the major duals. He has a network of coaches who work with him who know what WWE is looking for. He goes to the NAIA nationals, the...
Via Ring Side News
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jericho’s Book, WWE Asks If HHH Is Afraid of Losing to Bryan, Brisco

- WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans if Triple H is afraid of losing to Daniel Bryan. With over 17,000 votes cast, 75% have voted “YES! YES! YES!” - WWE’s Gerald Brisco was scouting talents at the Big-10 wrestling championships this past weekend. He will also be at the NCAA tournament in two weeks. - Chris Jericho noted on Twitter that he will be revealing the title...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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