• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (September 12, 1998) – WCW Saturday Night
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Saturday Night’.
This episode was pre-taped in Mobile, Alabama and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Fall Brawl 1998’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
– Hugh Morrus vs. Rex King
– Juventud Guerrera vs. Kaz Hayashi
– Chris Adams vs. Jerry Flynn
– Wrath vs. Barbarian
– Stevie Ray vs. Steve McMichael
• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (September 12, 1994) – WWF Monday Night RAW
On this day in 1994, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
This was the first Monday Night RAW since SummerSlam!
It was pre-taped in Lowell, Massachusetts and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE Survivor Series 1994’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
– The Undertaker vs. Kwang
– Jim Neidhart vs. Scrub
– King’s Court with Doink and Dink
– Diesel and Shawn Michaels vs. Scrubs
– Adam Bomb vs. Scrub
– Bushwackers vs. Scrubs
• Rick Rude’s Son Arrested, Charged With Felony Terroristic Threats, Felony Possession Of A Firearm & More
According to Coosa Valley News, late WWE Hall of Famer Rick Rude’s son, Richard Rood, was arrested in Rome on Wednesday night.
Richard (age 28) is accused on making terroristic threats to a 45 year old woman. He had two firearms when he made these threats.
On the same night, he was driving under the influence of alcohol and refused to stop when three officers asked him to stop. He had two open champagne bottles on the passenger seat in the car.
Rood has been charged with the following:
– Felony terroristic threats
– Felony possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime
– 3 Counts of obstruction of law enforcement officers
– Open container violation
– Simple assault
– Disorderly conduct
Richard appeared at the WWE Hall of Fame 2017 ceremony to accept his late father’s induction into the WWE Hall of Fame. You can watch it below:
Speaking of Rick Rude’s sons, Rude’s younger son Colton Rood (age 19) died in a motorcycle accident back in 2016.