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Ranking the top 10 wealthiest wrestlers of all-time

Steve Austin

TheRichest.com website has an article listing the top 10 wealthiest pro wrestlers of all time and only one of them is in TNA. Coming in 10th place is Mick Foley with net worth of $15 million. The Undertaker is in 9th with $16 million, followed by Shawn Michaels in 8th place with $17 million, and Chris Jericho in 7th with $18 million. Kurt Angle is...

Jim Ross close to Fox Sports deal

Jim Ross

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is close to signing a deal with Fox Sports according to his latest blog and while he already wrote an article for FoxSports.com, the deal is not signed yet. “I have not yet signed with Fox but we are obviously close and are hopeful that we can finalize the contract next week,” Ross wrote. “Fox provides an amazing...

Need a bodyguard? Call Ken Shamrock!

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Former WWE Intercontinental, Tag Team, and NWA World Heavyweight champion Ken Shamrock has found a new job that got him some publicity this week: Bodyguard. The UFC Hall of Famer was assigned to 50 Cent’s personal protection detail according to TMZ and he was with him in Las Vegas for CES. Shamrock confirmed that he works for a private security...

Hall of Famer Mae Young under hospice care

Hall of Fame

Mike Mooneyham of The Post And Courier is reporting that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young is currently under hospice care as her health continues to deteriorate. The 90 year old has a kidney which is shutting down and she is only breathing thanks to the assistance of an oxygen machine. She was recently in the hospital but was discharged and is back...

Ric Flair surprises 49ers team with speech at hotel

Ric Flair

As the San Francisco 49ers players waited in a meeting room, the lights went out, Ric Flair’s video played on the projector and his theme hit the speakers, and then, woooo! Out came the Nature Boy! When the players realized that Flair was there in person, the lights went up and everyone erupted in cheers and clapped as they stood there in...

Ric Flair delivers team talk to San Francisco 49ers team

Ric Flair

When you feel your team needs a pep talk, who is the best person you can call to accomplish that particular job? The Nature Boy of course! WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair was flown to Green Bay, Wisconsin yesterday to deliver a team talk to the San Francisco 49ers team and obviously take some photos with the players. NFL.COM has a short article about...

Dwayne Johnson building house in Southwest Ranches, Florida

The Rock (Movies)

Florida-based Gossip Extra is reporting that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is moving to Southwest Ranches, Florida, in Broward County, building a new crib worth $4.5 million. The home will have a total of 13,700 square feet with five bedrooms and a six car garage. It will be finished in May of this year and is built by Landmark Customer Homes on...

One less movie in theaters for Dwayne Johnson in 2014

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne Johnson will have one less movie on screens in 2014 as his involvement in the Fast & Furious 7 movie is being pushed for an April 2015 release following the death of one of the main actors, Paul Walker. Johnson wrapped up his filming for Fast 7 a while ago but it’s likely that he will be recalled to film additional scenes since the...

Dwayne Johnson confirms deal with HBO for new show

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has confirmed that he has partnered up with HBO and Entourage producers for a new show called Ballers. The half-hour dramedy will follow the lives of several Miami-based active and retired athletes according to Deadline. Mark Wahlberg – who the Rock worked with on Pain and Gain – and Stephen Levinson will...

CMT picks up Steve Austin’s new show Broken Skull Ranch

Steve Austin

CMT issued a press release announcing several new shows that will premiere on the network in 2014, one of which is led by WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin. Titled Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Ranch, the ten one-hour episodes will premiere in June and will see eight elite athletes to his ranch in Texas to test their strength, stamina and...

Ted DiBiase Jr working on documentary about his father

Ted DiBiase

Former WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase Jr., is releasing a documentary about his father, WWE Hall of Famer Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase titled the Price of Fame. The film is done in association with Peter Ferriero of PF Films and the preview for the movie says it’s a story of hope, redemption, and wrestling. The documentary has interviews by Terry...

The Dynamite Kid Tom Billington suffers stroke

Dynamite Kid

Tom Billington, better known to wrestling fans as the Dynamite Kid, has suffered a stroke according to the Wrestling Observer. Unfortunately no more details are available regarding his condition as of this writing. Billington moved back to the United Kingdom following his retirement from professional wrestling. He is in a wheelchair as he is...