Monday October 5th, 1998 12:15 pm
Look for the
Undertaker to regain the title at Judgment Day.
profile losses to Austin and The Rock his next
already set up. Many of you already know this, but
here's a little
tip. If a title contender loses a couple of TV
a title shot, it often means he will win the belt.
losses set up
future opponents who already have credibility
regarding Rey Mysterio Jr. never stop. Once again,
rumored to be
joining the WWF. I believe his WCW contract is until
June 1999 so
don't look for that one to happen. Besides that, it
foolish for Rey to put his career in McMahon's
WWF does not
respect Light Heavyweights, and he would probably
a jobber to the
Heavyweights. Look at poor Taka Michinoku, a great
doesn't have a fraction of Rey's talent.
The other rumor
places Mysterio in the Wolfpac. This one could
happen. Rey is
legit friends with Kevin Nash and Konnan and Nash
happen. This may be the only way to keep Rey in the
hopefully it'll happen.
Today is the
one year one anniversary of Brian Pillman's death.
favorites, a great aerial wrestler early in his
career, and a
later on. His Febuary 1992 PPV match against Jushin
still ranks as
one of the best matches I've ever seen.
While this news
has been circulating for a few days, I thought I'd
pass it for
those of you who haven't heard it yet. It appears
is leaving the
WWF. The WWF has been trying to get out of Vader's
contract for several months now, which accounts for
Vader has been granted a limited release from his
can’t wrestle in WCW and I'm still not sure what
promotions may be excluded. Can he wrestle in New
WCW link? If nothing else, ECW does appear to be an
anyone can use Vader correctly, its Paul Heyman.
several letters about this so it seems worth
Severn is doing fine. The piledriver he received
from Owen Hart
was part of the storyline and is not an accident.
Severn was injured
slightly, since he was
straight on his head. Still, he's fine.
Owen did an
awesome job in portraying his guilt, which is why so
the angle was real. There are two objectives to the
story. The first one is to turn Owen babyface (a
guy). His guilt
Severn turns him
human. Tonight on Raw
announce his "retirement", burdened with guilt over
Austin and Severn
(what about HBK?). When he returns, look for
him to be a fan
favorite, free of the Nation.
Severn's injury also
turns him babyface. Sympathy will hopefully lead
since his heel (rulebreaker) character never really
nemesis Ken Shamrock being turned heel, its a
there was significance to
Severn once again
out the NWA &
UFC title belts. Perhaps unification bouts, NWA VRS.
WWF, to create
one "real" world champion. Undertaker VRS.
One other issue
I've received dozens of letters about: The Jim
Lawler is not a real feud. its a work. Carrey and
working together to create publicity for the
The "altercation" many mainstream newspapers have
is a setup. They are not enemies, and Lawler's
will remain in
the movie. The sad part is how many mainstream,
respectable newspapers bought the scam.
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2. Who were
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3. At what card
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is only weeks away and I am on edge as I await the
rematch between Hollywood Hogan and The Warrior, the
wrestlers in the business. Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart
can't come close to the level of natural wrestling
two men posses.
Hollywood's famous leg
drop is the
finishing move in the business, bar none!!!! And the
boy, where do I start? His skills and loyalty to the
industry make him the most valuable wrestler today.
am one of the
"Warriors" I have joined forces and have vowed to
face paint on until Halloween Havoc. I will wear the
symbols of The
Warrior as he
embarks on his finest hour. I will always tune in to
Warrior place, same Warrior time and same Warrior
I am O.W.N,
Fan 4 Life!!!!!!
preview for tonight’s Raw, direct from the WWF AOL
NIGHT ON RAW IS WAR! (9
PM ET ON THE USA NETWORK)
Undertaker smell what The Rock is cookin'? This
number-one contender to the World Wrestling
attempt to bury the Man From The Darkside! Last week
Detroit, The Rock beat
his foe in a handicapped match. Can he pull off
the win once
more this Monday night one on one?
Shamrock survive one of the most destructive forces
ever witnessed? This Monday on the USA Network, the
fighter will clash with Kane! At Judgment Day on
18, the Big Red
Machine will battle his brother for the Federation
Shamrock topple the demonic superstar before the
***After winning the
six man four-corners elimination match on RAW IS
WAR, D'Lo Brown
of the Nation will attempt to regain his European
night against X-Pac!
***What do you want?
What do you need? HEAD! This Monday night on RAW
IS WAR, Al Snow
will be in action as he takes on Jeff Jarrett!
***Adult film star Val
Venis will lock up with Gangrel! Will "HE" make
"Shattered Dreams Appearance"? If so, what will Val
***One-half of the
Federation Tag Team Championship duo of the New Age
Dog, will battle the "World's Strongest Man" Mark
Gunn walked out on DX this past Monday, will Road
straight for the contest?
confidence now that Jacqueline is the Federation
Champion, "Marvelous" Marc Mero will battle the Man
Vader on RAW IS
ALL THIS AND MUCH MORE
THIS MONDAY NIGHT ON RAW IS WAR! (9 PM ET ON
Submitted by reader:
I think that
Dustin Runnels bringing back Goldust was the best
happened to his
career. As Goldust, he took order in and out of the
ring and made
single people feel that there will be a time for you
someone, by having Marlena as his wife and his
Which brings me
to another topic, Val Venis. I have a lot of respect
for the guy,
but he messed with Dustin's mind and he should know
Goldust was the
king of psych-out games.
Submitted by reader:
Thanks for all
the great info. As Paul Wright is concerned the
WWF may kill
his image just as it did for Vader. Vinnie Mac
most feared man
(Vader) and makes him almost a job boy for the last
hope he does not do that to Paul.
Also look for my
BONECRUSHER soon. In talkes with Power Plant to
in soon. See you all soon.....
Submitted by reader: Kim
I want all
those people out there that don't like Raven to take
at those guys
they do cheer, like Hogan and Flair. They have their
go out and beat people up for them. Hogan has Stevie
Ray or The
Giant to do is bidding and you all love him. Raven
this too. He
sits and has his nobody puppets do his work. Did you
attention to Saturn, Kidman, Riggs or Sickboy. Not
Raven got them
in his little group, and then they got set free.
made them the
are now. Without his little group they would still
be nobody puppets
trying to make
in the wrestling business. How's that for thought?
Quote the Raven
Submitted by reader: Steve
"The Godz" Johnson (Godzillaa)
How to put some
life back into Vader's career
Here is what I
believe should be done to jump-start Vader's career.
On RAW is WAR, when
Vince McMahon has made it out of the hospital, he
Kane that they better apologize if they know what is
good for them.
UT's music plays, and the brothers stalk to the
grabs the mic and says "I apologize....I apologize I
didn't kill you
when I had the chance" and Kane raises his arms and
turnbuckle fireworks go off, and they turn to leave,
the mic and says something along the lines of "Well,
will be sorry,
because tonight, you'll be facing The Rock and
Undertaker and Kane turn around and stare at McMahon
Later in the
night, Ken Shamrock makes X-Pac tap out to the Ankle
refuses to let go of the hold, until Mankind makes
Shamrock with a chair, then waves at X-Pac and walks
time. McMahon comes out first, claiming to have an
policy" for Undertaker, Kane, Austin, Mankind,
that would think of harming him...and its Ken
and Shamrock at ringside, Undertaker and Kane come
what the Rock is cookin'?" is heard, but the Rock's
is cut off as
Austin's starts, and Austin comes out, flashes
Kane, UT, and
Shamrock the finger, then sits beside Lawler and JR
table. Then, The Rock's music starts for real, and
gets to the
ring as Mankind's music starts, Foley comes out, the
The match goes
back and forth, a great match, at one point, Rocky
the Spanish announcers table, and Mankind flies off
apron with an
elbow onto the UT. But, any time Mankind or The Rock
thrown to the
outside, the ref is distracted, and Shamrock beats
them, to tons
of booing from the crowd. As Rocky is being pounded
Mankind makes the save with the Claw on Shamrock,
him from behind with a chair. Foley turns around,
slaps the Claw
on McMahon, as Kane and Undertaker double-team the
gets up, and nails Mankind with a chair.
of this, gets
up, climbs up on the table, jumps off landing on
hammers him with right hands.
back into the ring, Double Arm DDT on Kane as Rocky
Undertaker, then nails the People's Elbow, since
no ref to count
a pin, as the ref is out with
Austin and Shamrock.
puts the Claw on the UT, as Rocky nails the Elbow on
who has DDT'ed Austin on the concrete floor, runs in
with a chair,
and nails Mankind, then the Rock, as McMahon throws
Austin into the
ring, telling UT, Kane, and Shamrock to "Get him"
chokeslammed onto a chair by UT and Kane, then put
into the ankle lock
Shamrock, as UT
and Kane beat on Mankind and The Rock, to massive
Then, the crowd
goes wild as Vader runs down the aisle, enters the
clotheslines Kane over the top rope, kicks UT in the
then picks up the chair and nails Ken Shamrock as
show is going
off the air.
starts Vader's career, and gives him popular allies
Austin, and enemies in
Shamrock, Undertaker, and
Wrestling is gearing up for their big wrestling show
night, October the 10th, in Burlington, NC, at the
National Guard Armory (North Church Street),
the main event, WCW Star Lodi will tangle with Zep
Also the winner
of the best fan sign contest will win dinner with
Lodi after the
matches, the $1,000.00 shootfight challenge will be
Bull" Manny Fernandez & The Beaatmaster Rick Link
tangle with any
NC wrestling tag team in a winner take all shoot
scheduled to appear include, WWF Tag Team The Hardy
(Matt & Jeff)
as they collide with The Rising Sun for the NDW Tag
Rikki Nelson, Thunderfoot, The Dream Warriors, David
Duggery Steve Garvin, Sergeant Rhodes, Chris Cruise,
matches in all, and more.
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