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Encyclopedia > Michael Hayes (wrestler)
Michael Seitz
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Ring name(s) Dok Hendrix
Michael Hayes
Screaming Eagle
Billed height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Billed weight 270 lb (122 kg)
Born March 29, 1959
Marietta, Georgia
Billed from Badstreet, Atlanta, Georgia
Trained by Afa Anoai
Debut 1977
Retired 2001

Michael Seitz (born March 29, 1959) is an American retired professional wrestler. Seitz is best known for leading the Fabulous Freebirds under the ring name Michael "P.S." ("Purely Sexy") Hayes and for the World Wrestling Federation as the announcer Dok Hendrix. He is currently working for WWE as the head creative writer for the SmackDown! brand. March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Marietta is a city located in central Cobb County, GeorgiaGR6, and is its county seat. ... Nickname: Hotlanta, The Big Peach, The ATL, A-Town Location in Fulton County in the state of Georgia Coordinates: Country United States State Georgia Counties Fulton, Dekalb Mayor Shirley Franklin (D) Area    - City 343. ... Afa Anoai is a former professional wrestler/manager. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Professional wrestling is generally any form of performance art in which pro-wrestlers receive payment for participating. ... The Fabulous Freebirds were a professional wrestling tag team that usually consisted of three wrestlers. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... WWE SmackDown! is a professional wrestling show that airs in the USA on UPN and in Canada on The Score Network. ...

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Career

Early career

Hayes started wrestling in 1977 in the Tennessee regional promotions. In 1979, he formed a tag team with Terry "Bam Bam" Gordy called The Fabulous Freebirds. They used entrance music to come to the ring and started that trend in the United States. For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Area  Ranked 36th  - Total 42,169 sq mi (109,247 km²)  - Width 120 miles (195 km)  - Length 440 miles (710 km)  - % water 2. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... A professional wrestling tag-team consists of two or occasionally three wrestlers who are working together as a team. ... Terry Gordy (April 23, 1961 - July 16, 2001) was a professional wrestler who was most famous for being a member of the Fabulous Freebirds. ... The Fabulous Freebirds were a professional wrestling tag team that usually consisted of three wrestlers. ...


Hayes became Michael "P.S." Hayes, P.S. meaning "Purely Sexy," and they strutted their way to many tag team titles along with Buddy "Jack" Roberts. Hayes also started moonwalking in the ring like Michael Jackson used to do in concert. Buddy Jack Roberts Dale Hey was a professional wrestler better known as Buddy Roberts. ... For other people named Michael Jackson, see Michael Jackson (disambiguation). ...


The Freebirds spent 1980 through 1982 in the NWA's Georgia Championship Wrestling area, where they won the National Tag Team Titles a few times, split and feuded, then mended fences. 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The National Wrestling Alliance NWA is a group of independent professional wrestling promotions, in operation since 1948. ...


World Class Championship Wrestling

In 1982, they left for WCCW, where they would have one of their most famous feuds. During Christmas night in 1982, Hayes was chosen by the fans to be the special guest referee during the Ric Flair and Kerry Von Erich NWA world title match in a steel cage. Hayes at one point decked Flair and knocked him out so Kerry Von Erich could get the pin, but he refused to pin him after the dirty deed. So it eventually led to Terry Gordy slamming the cage door on Kerry Von Erich's head which later on cost him winning the title, thus trigerring the legendary feud between The Fabulous Freebirds and The Von Erichs and ending a good respectful friendship between both groups. The Freebird-Von Erich feud ended for good in 1994 during a memorial card in tribute to Kerry Von Erich. World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW), also called the World Class Wrestling Association (WCWA), was a popular regional professional wrestling promotion run out of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. ... A professional wrestling feud is a staged disagreement between two wrestlers or factions of wrestlers over a purported slight or insult. ... Richard Morgan Fliehr (born February 25, 1949), better known by his ring name The Nature Boy Ric Flair, is an American professional wrestler currently with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) on its RAW brand. ... Kerry Gene Adkisson (February 3, 1960 – February 18, 1993) was an American professional wrestler under the ring names Kerry Von Erich and The Texas Tornado (World Wrestling Federation or WWF) and part of the famous Von Erich family. ... NWA is a three-letter abbreviation for: National Weather Association, meteorological society based in Charlottesville, Virginia. ... Kerry Gene Adkisson (February 3, 1960 – February 18, 1993) was an American professional wrestler under the ring names Kerry Von Erich and The Texas Tornado (World Wrestling Federation or WWF) and part of the famous Von Erich family. ... Terry Gordy (April 23, 1961 - July 16, 2001) was a professional wrestler who was most famous for being a member of the Fabulous Freebirds. ... The Fabulous Freebirds The Fabulous Freebirds were a professional wrestling tag team that usually consisted of three wrestlers. ... The Von Erich Family is a legendary wrestling family. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Kerry Gene Adkisson (February 3, 1960 – February 18, 1993) was an American professional wrestler under the ring names Kerry Von Erich and The Texas Tornado (World Wrestling Federation or WWF) and part of the famous Von Erich family. ...


Hayes was always the leader of the group with his exceptional mic skills and he recorded the team's new theme song, Badstreet USA, in 1984. (The video to the song features all three of the Fabulous Freebirds as well as Jim Garvin, who was often considered the fourth Freebird.) They had used the Lynyrd Skynyrd song "Free Bird" up to that point and would on occasion in the future. 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced /leh-nerd skin-nerd/) is a U.S. Southern rock band, described by All Music Guides Stephen Thomas Erlewine as the definitive Southern rock band, fusing the overdriven power of blues-rock with a rebellious, Southern image and a hard rock swagger. ... Free Bird is a song by American Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. ...


In 1984, The Freebirds had a brief stint in the WWF but left when management wanted to split them up. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ...


The Freebirds spent a few months in the AWA in 1985, feuding with The Road Warriors over the AWA World Tag Team Titles. They interfered in the match that the Warriors finally lost the titles in and went back to Texas. The American Wrestling Association (AWA) was a professional wrestling organization, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Legion of Doom The Road Warriors with Paul Ellering. ... Official language(s) See: Languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 268,581 sq mi (695,622 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ...


They also spent several months in the Universal Wrestling Federation in 1986 and early 1987 with Sunshine as their manager. They feuded with "The Fantastics" (Bobby Fulton and Tommy Rogers) and with "Dr. Death" Steve Williams. The name Universal Wrestling Federation may refer to: An American professional wrestling promotion, forerunner to the WCW. See Universal Wrestling Federation (United States). ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In professional wrestling, a manager is a character who is paired with a wrestler. ... Bobby Fulton Then and Now James Hines is a professional wrestler better known as Bobby Fulton of The Fantastics. ... Tommy Rogers Thomas Couch is a professional wrestler better known as Tommy Rogers of The Fantastics. ... Dr. Death Steve Williams is a professional wrestler and former collegiate American football star at the University of Oklahoma. ...

Michael Seitz from the 1986 movie Highlander
Michael Seitz from the 1986 movie Highlander

In 1986, Hayes appeared in the opening credits of Highlander alongside the Fabulous Freebirds, working his Purely Sexy gimmick on the turnbuckle while writhing free of his ringrobe. Image File history File links Michael_Seitz_Highlander. ... Image File history File links Michael_Seitz_Highlander. ... Highlander may refer to the following: Persons: A person from the Scottish Highlands A person from the Highlands in Southern Poland: Gorals A person from the central plateaux of Madagascar Film and TV: Highlander (film): Highlander I, II, III & IV: fantasy movies. ... Highlander is the first installment of the Highlander film series. ... The Fabulous Freebirds were a professional wrestling tag team that usually consisted of three wrestlers. ...


Their final run in WCCW was in 1988 and Roberts and Gordy left the group forcing Hayes to team with the Von Erichs against them and Iceman Parsons. 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Iceman King Parsons Iceman Parsons (born King Parsons) was a professional wrestler that sometimes went by Iceman King Parsons. ...


National Wrestling Alliance

In 1989, Hayes went back to Jim Crockett Promotions, where he wrestled as a face. He turned on U.S. Champ Lex Luger during a match with Hiro Matsuda's "Yamasaki Corporation" and joined them. This stable included Ric Flair, Barry & Kendall Windham and Butch Reed. Hayes feuded with Luger and won the U.S. Title from him after Terry Gordy surprised everybody and interfered in the match. Hayes soon lost the title back to Luger and the Freebirds entered the tournament to crown new NWA World Tag Team Champions. 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jim Crockett Promotions was the name of a professional wrestling promotion owned by Jim Crockett, Jr. ... In professional wrestling, a face is a character who is portrayed as being moral or approving (that is, faces are good guys or crowd favorites). The vast majority of wrestling storylines (though not all) place a heel (or bad guy) against a face. ... In professional wrestling, a turn occurs most frequently when a wrestler develops a new gimmick (persona) and changes, frequently from face to heel or sometimes vice versa. ... WWE United States Championship belt. ... Lawrence (Larry) Wendell Pfohl (born June 2, 1958), is an American former professional wrestler, bodybuilder and football player better known by his ring name, Lex Luger, // Pfohl was a student at Pennsylvania State University, where he played football before transferring to the University of Miami in 1978. ... Hiro Matsuda was the trainer of Hulk Hogan, Mr. ... Yamasaki Corporation was a professional wrestling stable in the NWAs Jim Crockett Promotions. ... Richard Morgan Fliehr (born February 25, 1949), better known by his ring name The Nature Boy Ric Flair, is an American professional wrestler currently with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) on its RAW brand. ... Barry Windham (born July 4, 1960, Sweetwater, Texas) is a professional wrestler and the son of the infamous heel wrestler Blackjack Mulligan. ... Kendall Windham was a professional wrestler. ... Butch Reed Butch Reed was a professional wrestler. ...


At Clash of Champions 7, on June 14, 1989, Jimmy Garvin showed up as the newest Freebird and he and Hayes won the tournament. They immediately feuded with "The Midnight Express", Bobby Eaton and Stan Lane. Gordy left in late 1989 and Hayes and Garvin feuded with Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson (The Rock 'N Roll Express). The Clash of the Champions was started in 1988 by the NWAs Jim Crockett Promotions as a free PPV type broadcast in an effort to gain more viewers. ... June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... Jimmy Garvin (born James Williams on September 25, 1952 in Tampa, Florida) is a former professional wrestler. ... Bobby Eaton Bobby Eaton (born Robert Lee Eaton), is a professional wrestler, famous for his days as one half of the Midnight Express. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ricky Morton, (born September 21, 1956) is an American professional wrestler famous for competing in tag team matches as one half of The Rock N Roll Express in the 1980s and early 1990s. ... Robert Gibson Reuben Kane is a professional wrestler best known by his ring name of Robert Gibson. ...


World Championship Wrestling

In 1991, Jim Crockett Promotions became WCW and the Freebirds feuded with "The Young Pistols", Steve Armstrong and Tracy Smothers. They soon added another Freebird, Badstreet. He helped them win the U.S. Tag Team Titles and they all three won the Six-Man Titles. They also had two managers briefly, Big Daddy Dink and Diamond Dallas Page. 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Young Pistols were a professional wrestling tag team in World Championship Wrestling also known as The Southern Boys. ... Steve & Brad Armstrong Steve Armstrong (Steve James) is a professional wrestler and is the son of the legendary Bullet Bob Armstrong. ... Tracy Smothers (born September 2, 1962 in Springfield, Tennessee) is an American professional wrestler. ... Brad Armstrong Brad Armstrong (Brad James) is a professional wrestler. ... Sir Oliver Humperdink Oliver Humperdink was a professional wrestling manager who worked for Jim Crockett Promotions, Florida Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation. ... Page Falkenberg (born April 5, 1956 in Point Pleasant, New Jersey) is an American professional wrestler formerly for WCW, WWF (now WWE), and TNA under the ring name Diamond Dallas Page (or, DDP for short); the name on his current SAG and AFTRA cards is Dallas Page. ...


In late 1991, Badstreet was gone and they really had no direction. The Freebirds turned face, and Garvin's wife Precious became their offscreen manager and they won the U.S. Tag Titles again but The Freebirds disbanded by late 1992. Precious & Jimmy Garvin Patti Williams was a professional wrestling valet in the 1980s best known as Precious. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ...


Hayes then turned heel again and started managing Arn Anderson and Bobby Eaton, who were still members of the Dangerous Alliance. He became a member of sorts and even helped Paul E. Dangerously in his feud with Madusa. Martin Marty Lunde, better known by his ring name of Arn Anderson (born September 20, 1958 in Rome, Georgia), is an American professional wrestler, regarded by some professional wrestling experts as the greatest professional wrestler never to have won a world title. ... Bobby Eaton Bobby Eaton (born Robert Lee Eaton), is a professional wrestler, famous for his days as one half of the Midnight Express. ... The Dangerous Alliance The Dangerous Alliance was a heel professional wrestling stable that made a name for itself in World Championship Wrestling. ... Paul Heyman (born September 11, 1965, Scarsdale, New York) is a professional wrestling manager, on-air talent, and former promoter. ... Madusa Miceli Debra Ann Miceli (born February 6, 1964 in Milan) better known as Madusa or Alundra Blayze, is an Italian former professional wrestler for WCW and WWF. She is currently an active monster truck driver for Monster Jam. ...


In 1993, Hayes became a fan favorite again and feuded with Paul Orndorff over the TV Title and then briefly teamed with Johnny B. Badd and also did some commentating before leaving WCW in 1994. He went to the Global Wrestling Federation and reunited with Garvin and Gordy as the Freebirds. 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Paul Orndorff (born October 29, 1949 in Brandon, Florida) is an American former professional wrestler, best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation throughout the 1980s as Mr. ... Marc Mero Marc Merowitz (born July 9, 1965) is an American professional wrestler, who worked for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling as Johnny B. Badd, and is best known for his appearances in the World Wrestling Federation as Marc Mero. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Global Wrestling Federation was a professional wrestling promotion based in Dallas, Texas. ...


World Wrestling Federation

In 1995, he retired from active competition due to an injury. He became Dok Hendrix, WWF Action Zone co-host with Todd Pettengill. 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Todd Pettengill is a radio disc jockey for WPLJ 95. ...


He returned to active competition in 1999 for Power Pro Wrestling, where he won the title. He soon came back to WWF TV as the manager for The Hardy Boyz, Matt & Jeff Hardy. He was fired by them in August and became a backstage road agent for the WWF. 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Matt and Jeff Hardy as the Hardy Boyz The Hardy Boyz were a professional wrestling tag team in World Wrestling Entertainment that consisted of brothers Matt and Jeff Hardy. ... Matthew (Matt) Moore Hardy (born September 23, 1974) is an American professional wrestler, currently working for the SmackDown! brand of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). ... Jeffrey (Jeff) Nero Hardy (born on August 31, 1977), is an American professional wrestler, currently wrestling on the RAW brand of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) where he is the reigning Intercontinental Champion. ... In professional wrestling, a road agent is an employee who travels with the wrestlers and acts as a liaison between the wrestlers and management. ...


Hayes became a color commentator on Sunday Night HEAT alongside Michael Cole and Kevin Kelly from 2000 - 2001 although he was mostly used on the international broadcasts of that show. A color (or colour) commentator, sometimes known as a color analyst, is a member of the broadcasting team for a sporting event who assists the play-by-play announcer by filling in any time when play is not in progress. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Sean Coulthard Sean Coulthard (better known by his stage name of Michael Cole) is the current play-by-play announcer for World Wrestling Entertainments SmackDown! brand along with his partner, Tazz. ...


At WrestleMania X-7 on April 1, 2001, he competed in the gimmick Battle Royal. WrestleMania X-Seven was the seventeenth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view produced by the World Wrestling Federation. ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... In professional wrestling, a gimmick is slang that refers to a wrestlers on-screen personality. ...


In 2002 Hayes hit the wrestling headlines after an incident took place during a UK tour which was dubbed the "Plane Ride from Hell." Among other things Hayes's hair was cut by drunken wrestlers and then glued on the wall of an arena the WWF was performing at the next day. The out of order incidents that took place on that plane also resulted in Curt Hennig being fired. Curtis Michael Hennig (March 28, 1958 – February 10, 2003), also known by his ring name Mr. ...


Today, Hayes is a road agent for World Wrestling Entertainment and can sometimes be spotted breaking up brawls. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ...


Hayes received some attention when it became known that, prior to the November 13, 2003 episode of SmackDown! he had canvassed for John Cena (then a face) to attack his tag team partner Chris Benoit (also a face) after they had won their match. Hayes believed that adding an "edge" to Cena's character could recreate the popularity of Stone Cold Steve Austin. After the live crowd reacted badly to the storyline, it was cut from the SmackDown! broadcast. November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... WWE Friday Night SmackDown! is a professional wrestling television program for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and is the flagship broadcast of the SmackDown! brand. ... John Felix Anthony Cena, Jr. ... Christopher Michael Benoit (born May 21, 1967), is a French Canadian professional wrestler. ... Steven James Williams (born December 18, 1964), better known by his ring name Stone Cold Steve Austin, is an American actor and former professional wrestler currently working for World Wrestling Entertainment on its RAW brand. ...


A common misconception is that Hayes invented the "Stone Cold Stunner" for Stone Cold Steve Austin. The move (originally called the Ace Crusher) was invented by WWE road agent/Director of Talent Relations Johnny Ace. However, Hayes did show Austin how to perform the move, as Austin detailed in his book, The Stone Cold Truth. John Laurinaitis (born July 31, 1965 in San Bernardino, California) is the Vice President of Talent Relations for World Wrestling Entertainment. ...


In Armageddon 2004, Hayes, dressed as Santa Claus lost to Kurt Angle in the Angle Invitational held at Atlanta, Georgia, which is Hayes' hometown. Angle applied the Ankle Lock to Hayes who tapped out right after. Although many had mistaken to identify Santa Claus as Vito LoGrasso, Vito had not been employed with WWE during that time. WWE Armageddon is a pay-per-view event that began in December 1999, and followed the Survivor Series pay-per-view in November. ... For other uses, see Santa Claus (disambiguation). ... Kurt Steven Angle (born December 9, 1968) is an American professional wrestler and former amateur wrestler, who is currently working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). ...


During the December 5, 2005 episode of RAW, he became involved in verbal sparring with Edge in which Hayes attacking Edge's lack of main event experience and the details of his love life in regards to Matt Hardy and Lita. Hayes was later attacked by Edge.


Wrestling facts

Finishing and signature moves

Much of the action in professional wrestling involves the application of techniques that involve lifting the opponent up and throwing or slamming him/her down. ... Konnan performs his Facejam (sitout facebuster) during an episode of TNA iMPACT! A.J. Styles performs his Styles Clash (belly-to-back inverted mat slam) on Christopher Daniels. ...

Managers

Paul Heyman (born September 11, 1965, Scarsdale, New York) is a professional wrestling manager, on-air talent, and former promoter. ... Sir Oliver Humperdink Oliver Humperdink was a professional wrestling manager who worked for Jim Crockett Promotions, Florida Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation. ... Rocky King and Bill Heard III Rocky King was a professional wrestler in Jim Crockett Promotions and World Championship Wrestling. ... Hiro Matsuda was the trainer of Hulk Hogan, Mr. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... Sunshine Valerie French was a professional wrestling valet better known as Sunshine. ...

Championships and accomplishments

  • 1-time AJPW United National Champion
  • Power Pro Wrestling
  • 1-time PPW Heavyweight Champion
  • PWI ranked him # 71 of the 500 best singles wrestlers of the PWI Years in 2003
  • PWI ranked him # 3 of the best tag teams of the PWI Years, with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts, in 2003
  • PWI Tag Team of the Year Award, with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts (1981)
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter
  • He is a member of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame (inducted in 2005 as a part of The Fabulous Freebirds)
  • 1981 Most Charismatic Wrestler
  • 1983 Best Heel
  • 1983 Feud of the Year (with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts, versus the Von Erichs)
  • 1984 Feud of the Year (with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts, versus the Von Erichs)
  • 1984 Match of the Year (with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts, versus the Von Erichs)
  • 1986 Best Heel

All Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW) (全日本プロレス, zen nihon puroresu) is a Japanese professional wrestling promotion established in 1972. ... The Universal Wrestling Federation was a regional professional wrestling federation founded by Leroy McGuirk, and later owned by Bill Watts. ... The UWF Tag Team Championship was the tag team title in the Universal Wrestling Federation from 1986 until the promotion closed in 1987. ... Terry Gordy (April 23, 1961 - July 16, 2001) was a professional wrestler who was most famous for being a member of the Fabulous Freebirds. ... The National Wrestling Alliance NWA is a group of independent professional wrestling promotions, in operation since 1948. ... The NWA National Tag Team Championship was a tag team title in the National Wrestling Alliance from 1980 until 1986. ... Otis Sistrunk (born 1946 - ) was a defensive lineman who played 7 seasons from 1972 to 1978. ... WWE United States Championship belt. ... The NWA World Tag Team Championship is the premier tag team title in the National Wrestling Alliance. ... Hulk Hogan on the cover of the November 1994 issue of Pro Wrestling Illustrated. ... In 2003, the magazine Pro Wrestling Illustrated published a list of the top 500 singles wrestlers and top 100 tag teams of the PWI Years. These are the results of the list. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The NWA United States Tag Team Championship. ... Jimmy Garvin (born James Williams on September 25, 1952 in Tampa, Florida) is a former professional wrestler. ... The NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship was first defended in the Tennessee Mid-America territory from 1974 to 1981. ... Brad Armstrong Brad Armstrong (Brad James) is a professional wrestler. ... The WCW World Tag Team Championship was the major tag team title in World Championship Wrestling from 1991 to 2001, when the promotion closed. ... World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW), also called the World Class Wrestling Association (WCWA), was a popular regional professional wrestling promotion run out of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. ... The WCWA Tag Team Championship was the major tag team title in World Class Championship Wrestling. ... Steve Cox (born October 31, 1974 in Delano, California) was a first baseman for the Major League Baseball Tampa Bay Devil Rays. ... The WCWA Tag Team Championship was the major tag team title in World Class Championship Wrestling. ... The WCCW Six-Man Tag Team Championship was a title in World Class Championship Wrestling from 1982 until 1988. ... Kerry Gene Adkisson (February 3, 1960 – February 18, 1993) was an American professional wrestler under the ring names Kerry Von Erich and The Texas Tornado (World Wrestling Federation or WWF) and part of the famous Von Erich family. ... Kevin Ross Adkisson (born May 15, 1957 in Belleville, Illinois) is a retired professional wrestler under the ring name Kevin Von Erich of the famous Von Erich Family. ... Summary The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame (WON HOF for short) only exists on paper, but nonetheless is considered one of the highest honors that professional wrestling has to offer. ...

External links

  • Fabulous Freebirds fan page
  • The lyrics to Badstreet, USA

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Michael Hayes (wrestler) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1564 words)
During Christmas night in 1982, Hayes was chosen by the fans to be the special guest referee during the Ric Flair and Kerry Von Erich NWA world title match in a steel cage.
Hayes was always the leader of the group with his exceptional mic skills and he recorded the team's new theme song, Badstreet USA, in 1984.
Hayes became a color commentator on Sunday Night HEAT alongside Michael Cole and Kevin Kelly from 2000 - 2001 although he was mostly used on the international broadcasts of that show.
Bobby Eaton (3893 words)
Hayes had grown up in the Florida panhandle while Gordy was a star athlete from the Chattanooga area.
Gordy was still in his teens when he paired with Hayes in the Gulas territory but he already had a few years of ring experience under his belt.
To insure his team would be ready, Dangerously hired Michael Hayes to serve as manager for Eaton and Anderson.
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