This week STICK TO WRESTLING is once again joined by Brandon Hefner as we discuss two cards that happened forty years ago, one Championship Wrestling from Florida show and one Championship Wrestling from Georgia card. Of course the shows themselves are great conversation starters. We discuss:
–How Ted Dibiase, Terry Gordy, Dick Slater, Tony Atlas, and Mike Graham all could have carried the NWA world championship.
–The short term team of Ole Anderson and Assassin #1, two of wrestling’s all time greatest heels.
–How Steve Olsonoski was not exactly Captain Charisma.
–Kevin Sullivan’s brilliant and unexpected heel turn in 1981.
-Why Battle Royals suck and two ring Battle Royals are even worse.
–The subtle hint that foretold Sir Oliver Humperdink’s turn back to being a heel.
Plus we share the story of how Dick Slater beat the snot out of then college and future NFL star John Matuszak, who was six-foot-eight and weighed two hundred eighty pounds. This happened WHEN SLATER WAS STILL IN HIGH SCHOOL, so what are you waiting for? Download and listen to this wicked good bad boy!
Stick To Wrestling- give us sixty minutes and perhaps indeed, we’ll give you a rawbone podcast.
Produced by Lou Kipilman
Stick To Wrestling with John McAdam is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network