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ANDRE THE GIANT RUMORS

Kamala Discusses Pulling A Gun On Andre The Giant & More

In an interview with Bleacher Report, Kamala spoke about an incident in which he pulled a gun on Andre the Giant. Here are highlights: On losing both of his legs: “I didn’t even want to look down at first. But when I came home (from the hospital), I would look down, and I’d cry a little. I’d think, ‘I’m not normal, am I? I’m not normal anymore. People are going to treat...
Via WZR Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cary Elwes: Andre The Giant Could Drink 103 Beers Without Getting Tipsy

Cary Elwes held a Reddit AMA and dropped a wonderful tidbit about Andre The Giant's legendary drinking legacy.
Via Gamedayr
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos of the Andre The Giant Battle Royal winners trophy, J.R. predictions

- WWE’s website has posted preview photos of the statue that the winner of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania XXX will receive. The entire statue is 5 feet tall. Below is a photo of the statue being worked on and concept art: - We noted yesterday that NOLA.com had an article with Jim Ross where he predicted the WrestleMania XXX midcard matches. For the...
Via Wrestlechat.net
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Sting Debut Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal Rumors

Some big rumors going around today. One of the bigger rumors from over the weekend is that WWE officials are definitely considering doing a Sting vs. the Undertaker match, Although that may not be at WrestleMania 31. They are leaning towards the possibility of having Sting debut a little earlier at the WWE Extreme Rules PPV. That would certainly mesh with past rumors that the Undertaker...
Via Wrestling News Depot
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Hogan hypes Andre The Giant Battle Royal, Batista loving WWE run

- Batista seems to be enjoying his current WWE run. He tweeted the following after RAW: “Hell of a week! The most fun since I’ve been back. Incredible crowds! Great matches and trainings w/ @joshrafferty Back 2 La La Land I go!” - Hulk Hogan tweeted the following about the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania XXX: “The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal...
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hulk Hogan announced “Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal” for WM 30

Hulk Hogan announced on tonight’s RAW from Memphis that there will be a 30-man “Over The Top Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal” at WrestleMania XXX. The winner will receive an Andre the Giant Memorial Trophy. We will have more details on the match later.
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre The Giant Being Included In WWE’s 2K14 Video Game?

- 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.
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

10 pro wrestling matches where things got real

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.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
April 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Joe Theismann + Andre The Giant (PHOTO)

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.
Via Mr. Irrelevant
June 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Remembers Andre the Giant on the 19th Anniversary of His Passing

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...
Via Wrestlechat.net
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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