JJ Dillon meets with Jim Crockett to work out the terms of a contract for Lex Luger to defend the US title against The American Dream Dusty Rhodes.
The massive double cage concept – the brainchild of booker Dusty Rhodes – makes its debut in Atlanta on Independence Day
Dusty Rhodes captures his second NWA World Heavyweight title of his career, by defeating Harley Race at the Omni in Atlanta
In a kayfabe-breaking moment from the 1980s, The Nature Boy promises that he won’t be the one staring at the lights in New Orleans
Barbara Clary interviews Ric Flair about his match with Dusty Rhodes at the Lords of the Ring event in Miami
1979 – Terry Funk confronts the new Florida Heavyweight Champion and says he’s been telling lies about how Dusty Rhodes is a better athlete than Funk
The Nature Boy tells announcer Larry Matysik that he will have no trouble defending the Ten Pounds of Gold against The American Dream in The Gateway City
The NWA’s excitable announcer sits down the the World Heavyweight Champion, and The Nature Boy shares his thoughts on the budding rivalry between him and Dusty Rhodes
The ‘Louisville Slugger’ screams into the camera, and tells The American Dream that Mama Cornette’s hired bodyguard is ready to send him in to retirement
The Hands of Stone has joined forces with the two evil managers as a ‘hired gun’ in their quest to bring down The American Dream
The American Dream is out to talk about the differences between him and Ole Anderson, and refers to the WWF as ‘the comedies on Saturday mornings’
While talking with David Crockett about an upcoming match at The Omni, Dusty Rhodes gets lost, and then just cuts loose!
JJ Dillon looks into the camera and tells Ole Anderson, Lex Luger and Dusty Rhodes that their time will be up on Saturday Night in the Omni.
1983 – The Midnight Rider (Dusty Rhodes under a mask) defeats Ric Flair to win the World Heavyweight Championship, until NWA President Bob Geigel steps in…
The man known as ‘Captain Redneck’ faces off with the Horsemen and gets some help from Ronnie Garvin, Magnum TA, and Dusty Rhodes