Tag: Lance Russell

KAYFABE THEATER: Gordon Solie & Lance Russell analyze the feud between...

In Memphis, the two legendary announcers take a look at how the situation between Jerry The King Lawler and Rick Rude has gotten out of hand

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 9th: Bringing the Gold Home...

Jerry The King Lawler defeats Curt Hennig in the Mid-South Coliseum to finally capture the elusive AWA World Heavyweight title

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 27th: Lawler gets a Haircut

Memphis nearly EXPLODES when Austin Idol, Tommy Rich & Paul E. Dangerously conspire to shave Jerry The King Lawler's head in the cage at Mid-South Coliseum

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… April 5th: Kaufman gets carried out

1982 - Comedian Andy Kaufman gets a disqualification victory over Jerry Lawler, when the King delivers an illegal piledriver during the match

KAYFABE THEATER: Funk And Lawler Fight in an Empty Arena

In the ORIGINAL 'Empty Arena' match, Terry Funk claims the only way he can be treated fairly in Jerry Lawler's town of Memphis is to meet Lawler with no fans around to see it - and Lawler obliges.

KAYFABE THEATER: The Horsemen go back to ‘Basic Training’

1991 - A video showing Barry Windham and Arn Anderson using some old school training methods in their quest to win the World Tag Team titles from Doom

KAYFABE THEATER: The Freebirds debut in Memphis

Lance Russell talks to a new team to the area and says Terry Gordy and Michael Hayes will be taking on Bill Dundee and Jerry Lawler

KAYFABE THEATER: The Midnight Rockers rip everyone in Memphis

Shawn Michaels & Marty Janetty are out with the Southern tag team titles, and after getting rid of Lance Russell, they badmouth Scott Hall and The Nightmare

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 10th: Bock Gets The Belt...

After a controversial finish two weeks earlier, Nick Bockwinkel defeats Jerry Lawler to win the vacated AWA World Heavyweight Championship

KAYFABE THEATER: The Champ comes to Memphis

The Nature Boy Ric Flair is in town with the Ten Pounds of Gold, and tells Lance Russell that he's agreed to wrestle the Southern Heavyweight Champion in the near future