As we creep past what is essentially pro wrestling’s mid season mark, I’ve been considering some of the stars of the business. Title pictures will be changing rapidly over the next couple of months, with careers rising and falling in an ever-entertaining pattern.
As ever, the value of individual wrestlers is constantly in flux. Some [...] [...more]
For many of us, professional wrestling is a guilty pleasure. Sure, we know the outcome is predetermined. But it’s the pageantry, the spectacle, and the athletic talent of the in-ring performers which keeps us coming back for more. For those who find it to be an abhorrence, I’ve come up with a way to inject [...] [...more]
Welcome to my newest series here at the good old WBSG – “The Biggest Jerks.” In this short string of articles, I’ll be ranking the worst offenders in each of our nation’s top athletic pastimes. These are the athletes who, while they may be talented, are not generally known for their warm demeanors and proper [...] [...more]
He was billed as an up an coming star, one of the highest flying rookies of his time. His charisma, look and athleticism gained him legions of fans around the world. His name was Marty Jannetty, and his name now lives on as a sad joke in the annuls of the professional wrestling.
He [...] [...more]
For those of us who pay attention to pro wrestling, it’s been an interesting year so far. We’ve seen the return of Brett Hart, the debut of Hulk Hogan in TNA, and the appearance of indie star Brian Danielson (now Daniel Brian) in the WWE.
But perhaps the biggest news came a few weeks ago on [...] [...more]