Tag: NWA

Adrian Street: The Sadist in Sequins Represents the Fight in All of Us

Adrian Street: The Sadist in Sequins Represents the Fight in All...

Adrian Street was a fearless trendsetter who played by his own rules. The word “can’t” just meant “prove them wrong.” This is his fascinating story!

Wildmen of Wrestling | 12 Outrageous Heels Who Pioneered Hardcore

These are some of the wildest, most outrageous heels the sport of wrestling has ever seen. These were the pioneers of the hardcore.
Eddie and Mike Graham

Eddie and Mike Graham – Years after Their Deaths, We Still...

Theories behind the deaths of Eddie and Mike Graham abound to this day. Learn about the legacy and tragedy that finally befell father and son.
Kerry Von Erich delivering stiff shots to Terry Taylor at a May 21st, 1988 WCCW taping.

Terry Taylor on Working With The ‘Stiff’ Von Erichs

Terry Taylor opens up about his time working for Fritz Von Erich's WCCW and the stiff beatings he received at the hands of The Von Erich brothers.
Kevin Sullivan and his Army of Darkness - "Superstar" Billy Graham, The Fallen Angel, Kevin Sullivan, The Lock, and Sir Oliver Humperdink

Kevin Sullivan and His Army of Darkness | How They Unnerved...

Before there was DX, the nWo, and The Four Horsemen, there was Kevin Sullivan and His Army of Darkness who shook wrestling from its comfort zone forever.

Battle for Atlanta | How The NWA Crushed Ann Gunkel’s Outlaw...

The story of how the NWA crushed Ann Gunkel and her outlaw promotion. Betrayal, disloyalty, and mob tactics ran rampant in the historic Battle for Atlanta!

The Von Erichs and The Freebirds | Michael Hayes and Kevin...

The Von Erichs and the Freebirds had one of the best feuds in wrestling history. When it was time to go, these two teams...

Steve Austin and his Flat-Out Refusal to Work with Jeff Jarrett

When Jeff Jarrett returned to WWE in 1997, he was promised a feud with Steve Austin. Austin flat-out refused to work with him and the reasons were numerous.

Wrestling’s Gay History and Fabulous Future

Becoming more familiar with the queer history of wrestling makes one realize what a different product it would be today without gay culture.

Pat Patterson | ‘Hard to Emulate’ Ring Psychology and Teaching the...

Some of our favorite stories are ones showing respect between two wrestlers. This story about the 'hard to emulate' Pat Patterson is no exception!