Tag: NBC

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JULY 18TH: The Brain Busters make...

Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson become the first team in history to capture the NWA and WWF World tag team titles

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY…MAY 10th: Rock & Wrestling Move to...

1985 - The World Wrestling Federation tapes the first-ever Saturday Night's Main Event, which airs one night later, on NBC in place of Saturday Night Live

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 5th: A Shocking Title Loss...

The WWF airs wrestling programming in prime time on NBC, and the shocking Andre the Giant-Hulk Hogan rematch scores the highest ratings ever

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… DEC 14th: Hogan vs. Orndorff –...

At a Saturday Night's Main Event taping, The Hulkster defeats Mr. Wonderful in a steel cage to end their long-running feud. (air date - Jan. 3rd, 1987)

KAYFABE THEATER: Ric Flair – 1987 NBC Interview

Raw, uncut video of Nature Boy Ric Flair doing an interview with national sportscaster George Michael on NBC, prior to War Games 1987

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 28th: The final ‘Main Event’

The WWF films the last episode of the SNME spinoff, featuring the debut of Paul Bearer and the announcement of Slaughter vs. Hogan for WrestleMania VII

KAYFABE THEATER: ‘Prime Time Sunday’ – Memphis Wrestling

Tom Snyder hosts this NBC news program that highlighted CWA and its stars. Original footage from Dec. 29, 1979 on Louisville, KY, affiliate TV-3

CLIPPED: WWE, NBC Universo to honor Rey Mysterio

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, WWE and NBC Universo recognize the incredible accomplishments of Rey Mysterio

KAYFABE THEATER: Hulk Hogan sits down with Johnny Carson [1982]

Fresh off his role as Thunderlips in Rocky III, Hulk Hogan sits down to talk with The King of Late Night

Scott Steiner fires another shot at ‘candy ass’ Triple H

Big Poppa Pump hilariously slams The Game for his late night antics with Jimmy Fallon