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Vintage Best And Worst: WCW Starrcade 1996

WWE Network Hi, folks. - I’m back with WCW’s biggest pay-per-view of 1996 and it’s a doozy. If you can, like, share and tell your mom about these things I’m writing. - Remember to follow me on Twitter so you can hear my ramblings about the finer things in life. - As for my Network viewing, I finished WCW and went back to 1998 WWF. Man, the Attitude era ages horribly. But...
Via With Leather
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Review: An Evening with Rowdy Roddy Piper – Birmingham UK

Last night Hall Of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper completed his final 17 date tour of the UK and Ireland, promoted by Eros Comedy. I had the privileged of being in attendance at the Glee Club in Birmingham England. Roddy Piper is a true icon of the wrestling industry, one of the few wrestlers who should have won the world title but never did. Piper is known for his outspoken mind. I had...
Via Wrestling News Depot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cesaro Reacts To RAW Match, One More Piper Match?, More

– Following his match with John Cena on Monday’s WWE RAW broadcast, Cesaro tweeted the following: “Willing to lace my boots vs Cena’s sneakers any time. Still the #BestThingInWrestling Putting the #W in @wwe #raw #CesaroCenaII” – Regarding wrestling “one more match”, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper told Main Event Radio the following: “I guess if it’s against Vince McMahon...
Via WZR Online
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper Speaks Out – Montreal Memories, Career, More

Roddy Piper recently spoke to Main Event Radio about his career. Here are the highlights… Memories of Montreal: Last time I was in Montreal I was about 16 years old. I used to live in a place called Dollard-des-Ormeaux [a suburb], and was living with Mad Dog Vachon, He used to call me “le *************. One night Mad Dog got in the ring, and I wrestled him in the first match...
Via WZR Online
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating, More

From Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating, More - The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 2.01 rating, up from the previous week’s 1.95 rating. As noted, the show drew 2.720 million viewers. - WWE will return to the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on October 28th for Main Event and SmackDown. A pre-sale is going on now with the password HOUSTON...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating, More

- The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 2.01 rating, up from the previous week’s 1.95 rating. As noted, the show drew 2.720 million viewers. - WWE will return to the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on October 28th for Main Event and SmackDown. A pre-sale is going on now with the password HOUSTON. - WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper recently spoke with MainEventRadio.com...
Via Wrestle Scoop
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating Down, WWE – Houston

- The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 2.01 rating, up from the previous week’s 1.95 rating. As noted, the show drew 2.720 million viewers. - WWE will return to the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on October 28th for Main Event and SmackDown. A pre-sale is going on now with the password HOUSTON. - WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper recently spoke with MainEventRadio.com...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating Down, WWE – Houston

- The final rating for Friday’s WWE SmackDown was a 2.01 rating, up from the previous week’s 1.95 rating. As noted, the show drew 2.720 million viewers. - WWE will return to the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on October 28th for Main Event and SmackDown. A pre-sale is going on now with the password HOUSTON. - WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper recently spoke with MainEventRadio.com...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper Asked About Wrestling Another Match, SmackDown Rating Down, WWE's Houston Return

- WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper recently spoke with MainEventRadio.com and was asked about wrestling another match after 42 years in the business. Piper replied: "I guess if it’s against Vince McMahon or Vince Russo I would wrestle again, those would be for free." - The final rating for Friday's WWE SmackDown was a 2.01 rating, up from the previous week's 1...
Via Ring Side News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hulk Hogan Talks Wrestlemania 30, Favorite Mania Match and Ultimate Warrior

Hulk Hogan made his long-awaited return to the WWE earlier this year and also served as host of WrestleMania 30.  The show will make its network television debut this Sunday in a condensed, one-hour version airing on NBC. Today, the Hulkster participated in a conference call to discuss WrestleMania 30, his opening segment with Steve Austin and The Rock, rumors of a potential match...
Via Between The Ropes
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rowdy Roddy Piper Says Mark Wahlberg Is Playing Him In A Rowdy Roddy Piper Biopic

Via WWE/Disney “Just when they think they got the answers, I change the questions. Say hi to your mother for me.” In news that seems to be desperately tying together With Spandex and Film Drunk, WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper claims there’s a movie being made about his life, and that Mark Wahlberg will be playing him. According to The Observer, Piper namedropped Wahlberg...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Roddy Piper: ‘A Movie On My Life Is In The Works’

During a recent one-man show in Scotland, WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper claimed that a movie about his life being made. Piper also stated that Mark Wahlberg would be playing him in the film. At this time, there has been no official announcement regarding the potential project from a studio or Wahlberg.
Via WZR Online
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Legend Says a Movie Is Being Made About His Career

For what it’s worth, WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper did a one-man show in Scotland on July 16th and claimed there is a movie about his life in the works and that actor Mark Wahlberg will be playing him. Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter The post WWE Legend Says a Movie Is Being Made About His Career appeared first on All Wrestling News.
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Podcast News – Austin/Shamrock, Piper/Hardy & More

– As noted earlier this morning, a dark match main-event took place following last night’s WWE RAW broadcast where Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns defeated Seth Rollins and Kane via disqualification. – The latest edition of Steve Austin’s “Steve Austin Show” podcast, which features an interview with UFC Hall Of Famer Ken Shamrock, is now available. The official description...
Via WZR Online
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE NXT Announcer Absent from Tapings, Released WWE Star Turns 28, Jericho, Piper

- Chris Jericho’s new podcast interview with Jake Roberts and Diamond Dallas Page is now online at this link. Roddy Piper’s recent interview with Terry Funk & Zeus is now online at this link. - Former WWE star Jinder Mahal turns 28 years old today while wrestling legend Robert Gibson turns 56, TNA’s Jeremy Borash turns 40 and ECW Original Tony Mamaluke turns 37. - William...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Most memorable 1980s WWF jobbers

I spent many Saturdays watching WWE (WWF) stars squash preliminary wrestlers in one-sided affairs. Today I pay tribute to these unsung warriors and look back at the most memorable WWF jobbers of the 80s.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Major WWE Signing Tomorrow, NXT Star Shows Off New Look, More

- In the video blog below, WWE NXT star Jason Jordan shows off his new look: - Steve Austin’s new interview with Tommy Dreamer is now online at this link. Roddy Piper has a new podcast interview with Hacksaw Jim Duggan at this link. - Friday will be a big day for WWE in Tokyo at Sumo Hall as KENTA will sign his WWE contract live in the ring during a live event. Hulk Hogan and...
Via Wrestle Scoop
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE to Announce Major Signing Tomorrow, NXT Star Shows Off His New Look, Austin, Piper

- In the video blog below, WWE NXT star Jason Jordan shows off his new look: - Steve Austin’s new interview with Tommy Dreamer is now online at this link. Roddy Piper has a new podcast interview with Hacksaw Jim Duggan at this link. - Friday will be a big day for WWE in Tokyo at Sumo Hall as KENTA will sign his WWE contract live in the ring during a live event. Hulk Hogan and...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

25 greatest moments from 'Saturday Night's Main Event'

With WWE adding Saturday Night's Main Event to its Network archives this week, fans of that age are no doubt thrilled. I speak for myself as well when I think of the joys as a kid of staying up late on the weekends to catch headline wrestlers in marquee matches on free television.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Memorable Sports Moment: Roddy Piper Hates Canada in 1984

First of all, the picture of that cougar on his shirt?  That was a staple Piper shirt.  But what was… The post Memorable Sports Moment: Roddy Piper Hates Canada in 1984 appeared first on Uncoached.
Via Uncoached
29 days ago  |  Discuss

The Shield Still Carrying The WWE

The Shield is no longer a unit but is still very much a major focus of the WWE even on a night that saw amazing returns and was one of the best Monday Night Raw’s in recent memory. The lose of Daniel Bryan was a major blow but the trio of Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins have taken the ball and run with it. They were labelled as the “Hounds of Justice” they may not...
Via Between The Ropes
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

More on Scott Hall Troubles from This Weekend, WWE Stars Visit Troops, Punk & Piper In Video

- WWE stars CM Punk and Roddy Piper appeared in a pre-recorded video that wished Mighty Mighty Bosstones singer Dicky Barrett a happy 50th birthday at Saturday’s concert in Boston. - Stephanie McMahon, R-Truth, Dolph Ziggler and WWE Divas Champion Paige met with injured soldiers in Washington, DC today, thanks to The USO (United Service Organizations). - We noted before that Scott...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

More on Scott Hall Troubles from This Weekend, WWE Stars Visit Troops, Punk & Piper In Video

- WWE stars CM Punk and Roddy Piper appeared in a pre-recorded video that wished Mighty Mighty Bosstones singer Dicky Barrett a happy 50th birthday at Saturday's concert in Boston. - Stephanie McMahon, R-Truth, Dolph Ziggler and WWE Divas Champion Paige met with injured soldiers in Washington, DC today, thanks to The USO (United Service Organizations). - We noted before that...
Via Ring Side News
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Duggan Discusses Issues With Tony Atlas, Piper Relationship

Credit: Philly.com Jim Duggan recently spoke about his relationships with Roddy Piper and Tony Atlas during the filming for WWE Legend’s House. Here are the highlights… On His Relationship With Roddy Piper: “With Piper and I, even though we didn’t really know each other, once we got there and got to talk we noticed we had a lot in common,” Atlas said. “In our profession...
Via WZR Online
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

A Shield Divided Is Still Standing Strong

While some will debate if it was the right time to break up The Shield, you could conclude that there may never have been that perfect time. The simple reality was always there was too much emerging talent in that group for it to last over the long run. It’s not like they are not likely to cross paths and reform at various points in their WWE careers. We are a few weeks into things...
Via Between The Ropes
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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