WWE HOF Bob Backlund Discusses His Career & The Temptations On The Road — From The Archives

via WWE.com Back in November 2015, former WWE world champion and Hall of Famer, Bob Backlund joined the Camel Clutch Blog and Pro Wrestling Radio for an exclusive, no-questions barred interview. Mr. Backlund discusses his new book, Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wrestling’s World Champion and the inspirational story of his journey to the top of professional wrestling...
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August 30, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bob Backlund gets an impromptu Pokémon Go tutorial: Raw, July 25, 2016

Darren Young's pep talk from Bob Backlund is interrupted by two aspiring Pokémon trainers.
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bob Backlund schools Darren Young on being problem-free: Raw, July 4, 2016

WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund has a special gift for Darren Young.
July 04, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bob Backlund reviews Darren Young's goals: Raw, June 27, 2016

WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund educates Darren Young on "The Bob Backlund Era" as his protégé thinks about his upcoming goals.
June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bob Backlund steals Darren Young's car keys: Raw, June 6, 2016

In order to "Make Darren Young Great Again," Bob Backlund forces his protégé to take a walk.
June 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Bob Backlund returns to WWE to 'make Darren Young great again'

Darren Young is a veteran of the WWE, with more than 10 years under his belt. But he's not a huge star and it's not clear if his career is destined for greatness.So Young announced Thursday on "WWE Smackdown" that he wants Hall of Famer Bob Backlund to be his life coach.Backlund's response? Check it out in the video above.Stay tuned for more on this new partnership, and remember...
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May 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wrestling’s World Champion Book Review

Bob Backlund’s autobiography, Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wrestling’s World Champion is an inspirational story of how one man’s journey of hard work, dedication, desire, and a strong moral compass propelled Backlund to be one of the most successful pro wrestlers in WWE history. I am not sure how to do this book justice with any kind of a review. It is arguably...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Pro Wrestling Radio: WWE HOF Bob Backlund Interview

Former WWE champion Bob Backlund talks about his career including his WWF title win and loss, Vince McMahon, heel turn, Hulk Hogan, ECW Incident, and More. The post Pro Wrestling Radio: WWE HOF Bob Backlund Interview appeared first on Pro Wrestling Radio.
Via Pro Wrestling Radio
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Exclusive Interview: Bob Backlund Talks WWE Reign, Hogan, McMahon, & More

Bob Backlund was a great storyteller in a WWE ring but the former WWF champion is telling his greatest story ever with his new autobiography. I was lucky enough to get some time with the champ who talked about his legendary career with me for almost a full 90 minutes. Bob Backlund is a name that doesn’t get the recognition he deserves by the WWE. A nearly six-year WWF title reign...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Bob Backlund remains true to his All-American roots

Outspoken. Opinionated. Political and a great American. Donald Trump? No, rather another person who has graced the WWWF/WWE ring, takes pride in his country -- and has run for office -- former champion Bob Backlund. His political beliefs and staunch opinions came to the front toward the end of his wrestling career, when he went from Bob Backlund to Mr. Backlund. A character that...
Via FOX Sports
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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