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– The official WWE website has a new featured article up looking at the top 30 “big men” in pro wrestling history. The top five includes Vader, Kane, Big Show, Andre The Giant and The Undertaker (in that order). You can check out the complete list at this link.
– Before WWE Diva and Total Divas star Cameron appeared on The Arsenio Hall...
WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan talks about Andre The Giant as a man and Superstar.
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Today marks the 26th anniversary of one of the biggest pro wrestling matches in history. The most watched WWE championship match took place on this day in 1988. Happy anniversary Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant WrestleMania 3 rematch.
We noted earlier that WWE and Take 2 will be making another announcement tomorrow (Monday, August 12th) regarding the upcoming WWE 2K14 video game release.
While nothing is official at this point, it is highly expected that the announcement will have something to do with the inclusion of WWE Hall Of Famer Andre The Giant in the video game.
A teaser photo surfaced online as part of...
- 2K Sports is teasing their next legend for the upcoming WWE 2K14 video game. You can check out the teaser photo below, which appears to be Andre The Giant:Here is the original photo:The post Andre The Giant Being Included In WWE’s 2K14 Video Game? appeared first on Wrestling-Edge.com.
Sure we all know the deal about pro wrestling. The cat was let out of the bag a long time ago. Yet even sometimes the match planned in the back has taken a serious detour in the ring. Here is a look at ten instances when the “fake” pro wrestling got very real inside of the ring.
Joe Theismann was a smallish quarterback, but this 1975 photo (via Redskins Encyclopedia via Fatpickled) makes him look miniature. It was taken at Duke Zeibert’s in D.C., around the time Andre the Giant was rumored to try out with the Redskins. Imagine him as a Hog; the guy had 10 inches and 200 pounds on Joe Jacoby, who was huge for that era.
Jim Ross took some time to remember Andre The Giant, who passed away 19 years ago today, on a blog from MattyCollector.com. An excerpt is posted below:
“Andre knew that he had an illness known as acromegaly, where the body produces too much human growth hormone. At that time, there was no cure for this affliction. Andre knew that fate had dealt him a terminal hand that would...
This week’s moment takes place many many years ago. It was before Hogan knows best. It was before Hulk Hogan made an ass out of himself with a black beard calling himself the leader of the N.W.O or New World Order in the NWA, WCW, or whatever the hell it was back then.
This is pure Hulkamania folks. This is when he was a good guy...