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Recently Released WWE Employee Could Have Already Sealed A Deal With AEW

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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (September 12, 1991) – Old School Wrestling Veteran Passed Away

On this day in 1991, we lost Old School Wrestling Veteran Chris Von Erich (Real name: Chris Adkisson) when he committed suicide at the very young age of 21.

He was the youngest and smallest son of Fritz Von Erich, but also wanted to become a Professional Wrestler like his brothers Kerry, Kevin, David & Mike.

In 2009, he was posthumously inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by long-time friend of the family, Michael “P.S.” Hayes.

† REST IN PEACE CHRIS VON ERICH

September 30, 1969 – September 12, 1991

• Recently Released WWE Employee Could Have Already Sealed A Deal With AEW

After serving WWE for 36 years, Gerald Brisco was released by WWE during the latest round of budget cuts due to the Coronavirus pandemic on Thursday.

Brisco posted the following on Twitter:

“Thanks @wwe for 36 awesome 👏 years I was given an opportunity to work with thousands of brilliant staff and crew and so many talented Wrestlers and most of all the getting to be part of helping @VinceMcMahon create a empire not many people get that y,Forward”

Brisco provided an update on himself on Friday and said that he’ll make an announcement regarding his future next Wednesday.

“Been a busy day changes coming. I’ll be sharing the news next Wednesday”

This could possibly be related to AEW, as Dynamite airs every Wednesday night. Brisco could serve as an on screen personality like a manager or a backstage employee in the company.

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