Tag: Bill Watts

KAYFABE THEATER: Butch Reed turns his back on The Junkyard Dog

MID-SOUTH WRESTLING (1983) - Hacksaw Butch Reed issues a challenge to JYD for the North American title that turns ugly

KAYFABE THEATER: Bruiser Brody has a warning for Bill Watts

Joe Blanchard interviews Bruiser Brody, who says he's coming to Shreveport, Louisiana, to back up Stan Hansen in his dealings with Bill Watts

KAYFABE THEATER: Mid-South Wrestling Polo Shirt Commercial

Jim Ross narrates and Joel Watts models, as the 'Property of Mid-South Wrestling' Polo Shirt is advertised for the holiday season

KAYFABE THEATER: Dick Slater throws the TV title in the Arkansas...

After winning the North American title, Dick Slater is told he can't defend two championships. So, he 'vacates' the TV title in his own, unique way.

KAYFABE THEATER: Ric Flair talks about Bill Watts coming out of...

The Nature Boy is in the Mid-South territory, and puts over the laurels of Cowboy Bill Watts, but reminds him that there's only ONE World Heavyweight champion

KAYFABE THEATER: A Pair of Hacksaws

1984 - Butch Reed and Jim Duggan unite against a common enemy, after Buddy Landel and Skandor Akbar try to take both men out of Mid-South Wrestling

KAYFABE THEATER: Magnum TA receives the new North American title belt

1984 - Bill Watts Watts unveils the massive, new version of the Mid-South North American Heavyweight title belt, and presents it to his young champion

KAYFABE THEATER: The ‘Birds are Back in Town

1986 - The Freebirds return to the UWF with this music video, a version of Thin Lizzy's 'The Boys are Back in Town', sung by Michael P.S. Hayes

KAYFABE THEATER: Dusty Rhodes is coming to town with The Cowboy

In Mid-South Wrestling, Dusty Rhodes talks about his upcoming match in New Orleans, teaming with Bill Watts against Ernie Ladd and Ken Patera


It's a trip through the heart of mid-America, as we take a look back at Bill Watts' promotion based out of Oklahoma