Analysis: Why Does WWE Have So Many Championships?

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In professional wrestling, titles are often sought after by all who enter the industry. As Arn Anderson once famously stated, “championship gold serves as an avenue for building professional wrestling stars and having those stars represent your brand.” There is no doubt that people heavily associate wrestlers like “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and The Rock […] READ MORE


A&E Biography – Mick Foley: What We Learned

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The A&E Network series Biography is featuring a number of professional wrestlers on its show. This week, the featured wrestler was the “Hardcore Legend”, Mick Foley. Foley went from filming matches in his backyard to becoming the WWF (WWE) World Champion. However, there is much that is not known about Mick. This week, viewers learned […] READ MORE


No One Epitomized ECW More than New Jack

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Casual viewers of Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), or people who never actually watched the promotion, believe that ECW was only about violence. However, true fans of ECW knew that the company was about much more. ECW was about work rate and realism. No one worked harder, gave more, or was more real than New Jack. […] READ MORE


Former ECW Star New Jack Passes Away at 58

PWInsider reported that, earlier today, Jerome Young AKA New Jack passed away. Multiple additional sources, including the official New Jack Facebook page and his wife, Jennifer, confirmed the news. It was learned that he suffered a heart attack, in North Carolina, at the age of 58. New Jack’s wrestling career began in 1992, having trained […] READ MORE


War of the Words: The Cactus Jack “Cane Dewey” Promo

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Last Word on Pro Wrestling’s series, War of the Words, explores the art and impact of the promo by looking back through the archives. This series will examine all kinds of promos, from the most memorable or ones that have been overlooked and are underrated, showing the background of the promo, the promo itself, the […] READ MORE


War of The Words: Paul Heyman shoots on Vince McMahon

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Last Word on Pro Wrestling’s series, War of the Words, explores the art and impact of the promo by looking back through the archives. This series will examine all kinds of promos, from the most memorable or ones that have been overlooked and are underrated, showing the background of the promo, the promo itself, the aftermath […] READ MORE


Jazz Announces Retirement from Professional Wrestling

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Earlier today, Chris Van Vliet posted his latest interview with professional wrestling veteran Jazz. Having wrestled for over twenty decades, Jazz appeared for promotions including, but not limited to, Extreme Championship Wrestling, World Wrestling Entertainment, and the National Wrestling Alliance. During the interview in question, Jazz announced her retirement. To say that this interview took […] READ MORE


Alpha Male: The Legend of Monty Brown

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Professional wrestling has a long history of employing professional athletes. And while countless amateur mat wrestlers have successfully transitioned to the world of pro wrestling, it’s arguably been the sport of football that has produced some of the world’s greatest stars. From high school to college football, many of the world’s greatest pro wrestlers got […] READ MORE