To follow up the earlier report on the ECW book, there are several others in the planning stages of the book. Sports Publishing has tapped Scott Williams who co-wrote the Terry Funk book to write a book regarding ECW. ECW patriarch Tod Gordon is also in negotiations to write his memoirs and experiences founding and running Extreme Championship Wrestling. WWE superstar Tommy Dreamer is also working on a book of his own, which he mentioned several months back on Byte This. The Tommy Dreamer book will most likely be a WWE release.
The Miami Herald ran a piece a few days ago regarding Jake Roberts beating jockey Bruce Ranger in a miniature horse race.
John Cena’s catchphrase was used as a play on college football player Parker Cantey’s name in an article on The Rutgers University Insider website.
The Adam Sandler comedy The Longest Yard which features several wrestlers such as Kevin Nash, Steve Austin, and Bill Goldberg has grossed $163,754,896 to date. The film is slated to be released on DVD on Tuesday September 20.