Pro Wrestling Radio: WWE HOF Bob Backlund Interview

Former WWE world champion and Hall of Famer, Bob Backlund joined the Camel Clutch Blog and Pro Wrestling Radio for an exclusive, no-questions barred interview. Mr. Backlund discusses his new book, Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wrestling’s World Champion and the inspirational story of his journey to the top of professional wrestling.

Bob covered most of his career in the 78 minutes of time we ..read more

PW Radio Classics: Superstar Billy Graham 2007

This Pro Wrestling Radio classic features a lengthy interview with former WWWF champion and WWE Hall of Fame wrestler the legendary Superstar Billy Graham. The former world champion talks candidly about his pro wrestling career, wrestling Bruno Sammartino, Bob Backlund’s paranoia, comments from Ken Anderson regarding Billy, Vince McMahon,  the Chris Benoit tragedy and more. Originally broadcast in December 08 2007.

This is one of ..read more

PW Radio Classics: Sweet 16 WWE Champions Tournament

This episode of Pro Wrestling Radio goes back to April 05, 2003.  Playing into the theme of March Madness and the Sweet 16 tournament, I offered callers the chance to participate in the WWE champions tournament. The ultimate tournament of former WWWF, WWF, and WWE champions would be decided by callers and their choices. Steve Austin, Bruno Sammartino, Bob Backlund, Superstar Graham, The Rock, Ivan ..read more

The Honkytonk Man Interview Transcript

Former WWF intercontinental champion the Honkytonk Man joined Pro Wrestling Radio for a brief, but memorable interview in 2009. Honky shoots on Hulk Hogan, Eric Bischoff, WCW, and much more in this PWR exclusive.

Eric: I am here with a legend, in many people’s eyes, the greatest Intercontinental Champion of all time, the Honky Tonk Man. Thanks for joining me today.

Honky: I appreciate you giving me ..read more

Paul Orndorff Interview Transcript

The following interview features WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Paul “Mr. Wonderful” Orndorff. Paul and I talk about a variety of topics. Some topics include; Paul’s thoughts on Hulk Hogan and what really happened at the Hall of Fame between the two, thoughts on Roddy Piper, Ric Flair, Vince McMahon, Bruno Sammartino, his interviews, his classic feuds, WCW, and much more. The interview was taped ..read more

Greg Valentine Interview Transcript

The following interview features WWE Hall of Fame wrestler, former NWA U.S. champion, and former WWE intercontinental champion Greg “The Hammer” Valentine. The Hammer talks about his career, his feuds with Tito Santana and Roddy Piper, interviews, and more. The interview was taped March 26, 2005 and was broadcast on Pro Wrestling Radio.

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Bruno Sammartino Interview 2000

The following interview features former WWWF world champion the “Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino. This was Bruno’s very first appearance on the radio show. Bruno talks about being blackballed, wrestling Muhammad Ali, winning the WWWF title, and more. The interview was taped February 5, 2000 and was broadcast on Pro Wrestling Radio.

Eric Gargiulo: What are you doing these days ?

Bruno Sammartino: Well, not a heck of ..read more

Bruno Sammartino Interview Transcript (2005)

The following interview features former WWWF world champion the “Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino. The always outspoken Sammartino talks about getting his big break, Vince McMahon SR., Frank Sinatra, Larry Zbysko, and more. The interview was taped May 28, 2005 and was broadcast on Pro Wrestling Radio.

Eric Gargiulo: Bruno, how are you doing? Are you still doing those morning runs?

Bruno Sammartino: Yes I still maintain six ..read more

Bruno Sammartino Interview 2004

The following interview with former WWWF world champion the “Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino. The always outspoken Sammartino talks about his career, returning to the Ric Flair, meeting with Jim Ross, Bret Hart, and even takes calls from listeners. The interview was taped July 31, 2004 and previously broadcast on Pro Wrestling Radio.

Eric: The true bona fide living legend of professional wrestling, former WWWF World Heavyweight ..read more