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GERALD BRISCO RUMORS

Report: Gerald Brisco Recruiting MMA Talents?

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter WWE executive Gerald Brisco has recently been attempting to recruit athletes who would normally pursue a career in mixed-martial-arts, with the idea that they can have a longer career and make better money if they choose professional wrestling. Additionally, Brisco has been telling these athletes — most of whom are amateur wrestlers with...
Via WZR Online
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE’s Gerald Brisco Trying to Recruit Fighters and Hockey Players

- WWE’s Gerald Brisco has been recruiting athletes who would have normally gotten into MMA with the idea that they can have a longer career in pro wrestling. Brisco is also going to be recruiting tough hockey brawlers from Canada soon. Brisco is also using the idea of making better money to attract those athletes. Brisco also tries to sell potential MMA fighters that they can follow...
Via Wrestle Scoop
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Tries to Get Big Money for Footage, Tryouts News, Attendance

- Below are some recent WWE attendance figures: * November 2nd in Syracuse, NY drew 4,500 fans * November 2nd in Binghamton drew 4,300 fans * November 3rd for RAW in Buffalo drew 9,000 fans – Bleacher Report recently did a feature on WWE Legend Kamala and apparently requested one-minute footage of Kamala to go with the story. The original price was $12,000 so they passed on it...
Via Wrestle Scoop
November 06, 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

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

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

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

Possible TNA PPV for April, Jeff Jarrett Comments on Sting, Wes Brisco

- Former TNA star Wes Brisco is now taking indie bookings through showbis@aol.com. He can also be booked as a tandem with his father, WWE Hall of Famer Gerald Brisco. - Jeff Jarrett tweeted the following about Sting after Thursday’s Impact Wrestling: “Stinger… Timeline filled up… A true class act and an one-of-a-kind MAN… Many, many thanks to you… @Sting #Icon #grateful...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Brisco Arranges WWE Tryout for College Football Star

- TimesFreePress.com has an article on University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football star Gunner Miller, who has a WWE tryout scheduled for June 2014 at the Performance Center in Orlando, arranged by Gerald Brisco. The tryout was scheduled for December, he said, but a recent stinger injury forced him to reschedule. Gunner spoke about the tryout: “I’ve got to get cleared, send...
Via Wrestle Scoop
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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