From Adam Lebow: In promoting the fact that Floyd Mayweather is going to be appearing Thursday on TSN’s Off the Record in the ‘Up Front’ segment, Jay Onright plugged the fact during the final moments of TSN Sportscenter that he will be discussing his forthcoming match on Sunday at Wrestlemania 24.
For the week of March 17-23, USA remained at #1 among top rated cable networks in prime time. Spike TV came in at #7 for the week, and Sci Fi ranked #15.
From Gery Roif: Just wanted to inform all interested that the Israeli Pro Wrestling Association has closed down last week. Much of our talent is in the process of moving to the United States in hopes of getting signed to a WWE developmental contract.
Ron “Faarooq” Simmons is on the ballot for the 2008 class of the College Football hall of fame. Simmons was a defensive star at Florida State from 1977 to 1980.
As reported yesterday, Sid Vicious is returning to the squared circle. He is scheduled to hold a conference call later today to address the media about his future plans. We will keep you informed.