Tag Archives: Billy Gunn

Pro Wrestling Takes Bite Out Of ABC

Ocala Star-Banner – January 17, 1999
By Richard Burton

For those of you who need more proof of how well pro wrestling has caught on, just look at the bite it took into Monday Night Football’s viewership this past year.

Thanks to the 9.2 million viewers who watched Nitro and Raw on Monday nights during the fourth quarter of 1998, Monday Night Football had to endure the lowest ratings in its 29-year history. Continue reading

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WWF Back And Has A Hold On You

Austin American-Statesman – September 16, 1999
By Leigh-Ann Jackson

Double-crosses, menacing alliances, the sudden, bitter severing of once-solid ties — no, it’s not business as usual on Capitol Hill; we’re talking professional wrestling here. Continue reading