The W
Views: 98587448
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
1.9.07 0859
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - have you noticed? Register and log in to post!
(10531 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (16 total)
MoeGates
Andouille
Level: 88

Posts: 72/2104
EXP: 6560152
For next: 90538

Since: 6.1.02
From: Brooklyn, NY

Since last post: 12 days
Last activity: 12 hours
#1 Posted on 18.1.02 1127.52
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.28
Billy Gunn isn't doing the Jackhammer any more. Coincidence?

Moe



"Excuse me, do you have any EuroDisney T-Shirts?"
January 2nd, 2002. Paris, France. My proudest moment.
Promote this thread!
BrewGuy
Kolbasz
Level: 46

Posts: 72/456
EXP: 662218
For next: 49561

Since: 2.1.02
From: Pickering, Ontario

Since last post: 493 days
Last activity: 237 days
AIM:  
ICQ:  
#2 Posted on 18.1.02 1131.11
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.31

The funny thing is, if there was ANY time he should have a finisher named "The Jackhammer", it'd be now.



(image removed)
spf
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 176/5402
EXP: 27000029
For next: 131975

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Las Vegas of Canada

Since last post: 33 days
Last activity: 11 hours
AIM:  
#3 Posted on 18.1.02 1132.02
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.33
Most likely yes. Or too many people worried about him snapping someone's neck, not that we haven't seen that problem with the Rocker Dropper before. I guess they figure the people taking it now are more likely to know how to take the move clean.



There, I feel better now.
TKL
Cotechino
Level: 21

Posts: 14/81
EXP: 49509
For next: 435

Since: 14.1.02
From: Hell

Since last post: 4586 days
Last activity: 4585 days
#4 Posted on 18.1.02 1139.24
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.38
who in the hell pays close enough attention to billy gunn to notice his move list and what has been dropped or added? c'mon is billy fucking gunn...



Fuck you and fuck your dog.
PinkSkunk
Blutwurst
Level: 36

Posts: 100/260
EXP: 285108
For next: 23005

Since: 2.1.02
From: Edison, New Jersey, America

Since last post: 4399 days
Last activity: 4399 days
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 18.1.02 1145.57
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.41
Have you also noticed that Al Snow isn't on TV doing his Snowplow as of late? I smell a conspiracy against Jackhammers and Jackhammer-type moves. (An Aside: either that or peanut butter.)



...Some fear the Pink...
...But many fear....THE MOUNTIE!
(He's handsome, he's brave, and he's strong, you know)
SerWolfe
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 41/955
EXP: 2005073
For next: 92090

Since: 11.1.02
From: st louis

Since last post: 4161 days
Last activity: 4161 days
AIM:  
#6 Posted on 18.1.02 1235.35
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.48
i personally like the snowplow and jackhammer moves... although the only one i like of those two is Snow.... he seems to be always entertaining....



I AM THE BEST there is, was and ever will be!!!! Dont you wish that you were me??? no?.... i've got two words for ya!
dskillz
Landjager
Level: 62

Posts: 82/938
EXP: 1953666
For next: 31031

Since: 2.1.02
From: Houston Texas

Since last post: 3147 days
Last activity: 2852 days
#7 Posted on 18.1.02 1240.38
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1336.49
I did notice something else along those lines. Test is now going under the top rope. As not to look like a certain ex-Diesel. I wonder how soon it will before he stops wearing the leather pants?



January 4th 1999 - The day WCW injected itself with 10 gallons of Liquid Anthrax...AKA...The day Hogan "Defeated" Nash to win the WCW title in front of 40,000.
lmo911
Italian
Level: 34

Posts: 25/238
EXP: 249684
For next: 3970

Since: 2.1.02
From: A ways past Parts Unknown and to the left of Dudleyville

Since last post: 3482 days
Last activity: 1231 days
AIM:  
#8 Posted on 18.1.02 1318.34
Reposted on: 18.1.09 1337.00
Hummm, are ya'll over analyzing...or it is just me blindly hoping the Bald population in the WWF doesn't raise any time soon?

I think it's an interesting question, but I think it falls into the "Billy might kill someone" category for why he doesn't do the Jackhammer anymore. It scared me to death when he wrestled Benoit and almost killed him with that tilt-a-whirl slam once. He doesn't do that move much anymore, either.

But as for Test going under the ropes now, it's pretty obvious they're trying to do something to make him look different than Diesel. That was almost the whole point of Test in the first place, being a Nash-alike. I sense the loosing of the pants pretty soon.



Nothing is better than X-pac!

It's all in the inflection...
dMp
Banger
Level: 99

Posts: 104/2730
EXP: 9698413
For next: 301622

Since: 4.1.02
From: The Hague, Netherlands (Europe)

Since last post: 8 days
Last activity: 37 min.
#9 Posted on 20.1.02 0618.03
Reposted on: 20.1.09 0854.47

Test hasn't been coming in over the ropes for quite some time now.
Billy Gunn using the Jackhammer was probably too big a risk.

However, have you noticed that recently nobody has really 'hulked out' of a sleeperhold?
Sign of things to come?
And D'Lo, Godfather and X-Pac havent been on tv for a while, and they all did some sort of legdrop move in their matches.
Oh, and Test stopped saying 'sweet' which he did a few weeks in a row.
Kane used to do a side walk slam kinda move, has he been doing that one since last year even?

Point: I am rambling but trying to say don't read too much into certain things all the time.



The real reason HBK has never made that much talked about comeback used to bounce out of synch with the other Nitro Girls.
PinkSkunk
Blutwurst
Level: 36

Posts: 109/260
EXP: 285108
For next: 23005

Since: 2.1.02
From: Edison, New Jersey, America

Since last post: 4399 days
Last activity: 4399 days
AIM:  
#10 Posted on 20.1.02 1110.10
Reposted on: 20.1.09 1127.05
Have you also noticed that only now the WWF refs are calling count-outs in matches? I wonder why...

No, really, I wonder why. I never liked the "count-out" finish.



...Some fear the Pink...
...But many fear....THE MOUNTIE!
(He's handsome, he's brave, and he's strong, you know)
Rush4Life
Summer sausage
Level: 45

Posts: 33/447
EXP: 642711
For next: 17458

Since: 2.1.02
From: Tacoma, WA

Since last post: 6 days
Last activity: 2 days
#11 Posted on 20.1.02 1153.09
Reposted on: 20.1.09 1156.06
Nice signs of the coming apocolypse but I really do not know if Nash/Hall/Hogan coming in would cause that much of a disruption. Who knows? Maybe I am wrong?



Rush4Life

"I believed what I was told, I thought it was a good life, I thought I was happy. Then I found something that changed it all...." -Anonymous, 2112
Quezzy
Knackwurst
Level: 106

Posts: 117/3246
EXP: 12570987
For next: 100997

Since: 6.1.02
From: The Moon

Since last post: 13 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
#12 Posted on 20.1.02 1243.12
Reposted on: 20.1.09 1314.03
And nobody does the Cobra Clutch anymore..

Does that mean SGT SLaughter is making a comeback?



Lance's Response:

THAT IS AWESOME!
Excalibur05
Knackwurst
Level: 102

Posts: 10/2925
EXP: 10738075
For next: 351930

Since: 19.1.02
From: Minnesota

Since last post: 14 days
Last activity: 21 hours
AIM:  
#13 Posted on 20.1.02 1318.11
Reposted on: 20.1.09 1327.25
Yes.

I have it on good sources that the WWF is trying to spend huge amounts of money to bring back The Iron Shiek, Nikoli Volkov and Dusty Rhodes to form the Old World Order. That's why nobody is doing the Camel Clutch, singing the Russian National Anthem, or wearing polka dots anymore.

My sources also say that the plan is to feud them with the nWo, until Hogan shockingly jumps to the oWo. The WWF is hoping that by Summerslam they'll be able to do their huge, money-drawing "hip replacement angle".
dMp
Banger
Level: 99

Posts: 116/2730
EXP: 9698413
For next: 301622

Since: 4.1.02
From: The Hague, Netherlands (Europe)

Since last post: 8 days
Last activity: 37 min.
#14 Posted on 21.1.02 0513.47
Reposted on: 21.1.09 0840.32

Is that the rumored angle with Roddy Piper crawling out, and yelling some random local team names before getting his hip surgery in the ring?

And btw..I thought Slaughter WAS making a comeback of sorts *giggle*

And on the count-out..i guess they only use it when it comes in handy. Usually half way through the ref goes out and urges the wrestlers to get back in..thus breaking his own count.



The real reason HBK has never made that much talked about comeback used to bounce out of synch with the other Nitro Girls.
Quezzy
Knackwurst
Level: 106

Posts: 140/3246
EXP: 12570987
For next: 100997

Since: 6.1.02
From: The Moon

Since last post: 13 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
#15 Posted on 21.1.02 0956.43
Reposted on: 21.1.09 1050.16
And heaven forbid the referee remember what number he was on when he returned to the ring.



Lance's Response:

THAT IS AWESOME!
SerWolfe
Landjager
Level: 63

Posts: 71/955
EXP: 2005073
For next: 92090

Since: 11.1.02
From: st louis

Since last post: 4161 days
Last activity: 4161 days
AIM:  
#16 Posted on 21.1.02 1036.18
Reposted on: 21.1.09 1140.26
yeah... the countout that never happened....



I AM THE BEST there is, was and ever will be!!!! Dont you wish that you were me??? no?.... i've got two words for ya!
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Is Maven still alive?
Next thread: UFC THROWDOWN
Previous thread: Post-Rumble thoughts
(10531 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Pro Wrestling - have you noticed?Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.377 seconds.