Forgotten Wrestling Legend James Harris (Kamala The Ugandan Giant) has suffered some difficult personal and financial times since leaving the wrestling business due to his health. As a result of his lack of ability to earn an income after becoming a double amputee, Kamala fell behind on his property taxes, and the State of Mississippi was moving in on seizing his property to recoup the past due funds. Former WWE star Brian Blair set up a Go Fund Me page to help the big fella to raise funding to avoid being evicted, but he was coming up short with the deadline...Continue reading »
The following is a complete list of good reasons for an for an NFL team to hire Kliff Kingsbury, an unaccomplished, glorified college offensive coordinator as its head coach. Kliff couldn’t compile a winning record in the Big 12, let alone lead a NFL program that has been on a downward spiral the past 10 seasons.1. NONE There is not even a plausible bad reason to hire Kliff Kingsbury. Kliff Kingsbury himself had to be shocked when his agent called to let him know that an NFL team had interest in interviewing him. The Arizona Cardinals are evolving into the...Continue reading »
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has reportedly come to terms with “Brother Love” Bruce Prichard to serve as the creative writing director, PWInsider’s Mike Johnson. “Brother Love” will immediately begin managing the creative team and noted that his first day will be Monday for the episode of Raw in Atlanta. Prichard is a former WWE creative team member and producer who worked for the company from 1987-1991 and from 1992-2008. He was one of the architects of the creative storylines during the “Attitude Era” as well...Continue reading »
According to pro wrestling beat writer Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful.com, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) accidentally leaked a Hall of Fame promo video for 2019 which includes Chyna and the entire D-Generation Faction as a group. Advertising has been submitted touting the induction of D-Generation X (Chyna, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, X-Pac, Road Dogg, Billy Gunn) for the WWE Hall of Fame this year— Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful.com (@SeanRossSapp) February 18, 2019 Shawn Michaels will join Ric Flair as the only two-time members of the Hall. Triple H will...Continue reading »
As a true football fan, I’ve come to have a deep sense of appreciation for what the Arena Football League has contributed to the game of football. For 31 years, the Arena League served as a “football fix” for hardcore football junkies who needed a taste of pigskin action. Hall of Fame Quarterback (and BTP Sports supporter) Kurt Warner used the Arena League to revive his struggling career, and the opportunity to play the fast-paced game kept Warner ready when the St. Louis Rams called the young gunslinger up to travel to Amsterdam to play in NFL...Continue reading »
Check out the latest article from our own BTP Sports Talk Correspondent Chuck Anderson, who also is a writer for Toro Times, a site dedicated to covering the Houston Texans! This is a well-written piece that summarizes the off-season focus for the Texans. #BTPSports The 2019 offseason is a must-win for the Houston Texans ...
WWE commentator “Mean” Gene Okerlund’s death was the result of a fall he suffered in December, his son claims. Mean Gene’s son Todd Okerlund told TMZ Sports that Gene was in poor health before he fell and broke multiple ribs last month. On Wednesday, the wrestling commentary legend had trouble breathing and was admitted to a local hospital in Sarasota, Fla., where he passed away. Mr. Okerlund was 76 years old. ...