Dozens of retired wrestlers sue WWE over brain injuries

A group of retired wrestlers has filed a class action lawsuit against the WWE and Vince McMahon, claiming the company hid the long-term effects and risks of head injuries that they say they suffered during matches. The complaint was filed on behalf of Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka and dozens of former wrestlers, including Joseph "Road Warrior Animal" Laurinaitis, Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff...
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July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

James Laurinaitis, Chris Long Reportedly Draw Interest From Patriots

Two former St. Louis Rams defenders are reportedly drawing attention in free agency from the New England Patriots. The Patriots have shown interest in defensive end Chris Long, the Providence Journal’s Mark Daniels learned Friday. Linebacker James Laurinaitis visited the Patriots, according to WWE and NWA legend Road Warrior Animal. Animal, real name Joe Laurinaitis, is James’...
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March 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Classic Wrestling Revolution is coming soon

Two men enter the ring. Only one leaves. Now, that’s professional wrestling. You’ve heard WWE Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts talk about it through various media outlets. He’s even mentioned it during his Unspoken Word Tour. You’ve seen Road Warrior Animal speak of it as well. The late great “Rowdy” Roddy Piper left WWE to join “The Revolution,” now it’s...
Via Fight Booth
November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Road Warrior Animal Talks WWE Gig, Pivotal Match, and More

While arguably the greatest tag team in pro wrestling history will never reunite, one half of that team would like to pass on his knowledge to WWE hopefuls. Road Warrior Animal recently told the that while he would love to help out WWE up and comers as a coach, that sentiment has not been reciprocated by his former employer. It is hard to convince anyone that grew up watching pro...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Road Warrior Animal of Legion of Doom walks out Ken Shamrock

Friday’s fight between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock at Bellator 138 was just the spectacle everyone expected it to be. It even included an extravagant entrance by Shamrock that saw him walked into the cage by Road Warrior Animal from the Legion of Doom. Animal’s real name is Joe Laurinaitis, and he has two connections...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden Age of Montreal Wrestling, Vol. 2 Review

Things change over the years, and the tail end of The Golden Age of Quebec Wrestling II provide some mainstream references: Rick Martel, King Tonga, Sherri Martel, the Road Warriors and the Rougeaus are names that are “NAMES” to those who follow the sport.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Road Warrior Animal Talks Ascension Comparisons, Demolition Feud, and More

The Road Warriors are back in the news for the first time in several years. The Legion of Doom recently received attention after immediate comparisons were made between them and the Ascension. Does one half of the L.O.D. feel the same way?
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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