(he was pushing fifty when he last won NWA title from Buddy Rogers. And the reason he never faced Bruno was a due to a 18 year age gap. So he could never have come in by the time the Brun made the Federation famous)
I'm going to take a guess and assume that all of Japan and Mexico are excluded? This would be the greatest north american wrestlers? And current indy/tna guys who are to young would also be excluded I guess. Sting maybe? Don't forget Gotch either:)
Let's not be so quick to dismiss Norton. His match the following week with Savage was excellent, which I gave ***1/4 when I recapped it, 6 years ago. Norton was a fine worker with no gimmick, and little charisma.