After years of living on the edge, Jake Roberts warmed the hearts of professional wrestling fans when he was able to finally quit alcohol and drugs. He has been feeling a lot better since doing that. Life has gotten back on track. Now, the WWE legend wants to get rid of yet another one of his vices. Through social media, he informed his fans that he is going to try to stop smoking cigarettes.
August 25, 2015
When wrestling fans hear of the Legion of Doom, they automatically think about the Road Warriors. Well, there was a point in time where it was a full blown stable led by Paul Ellering. In addition to Hawk and Animal, the group also included Jake Roberts, Arn Anderson, the man who would go on to play Doink the Clown, King Kong Bundy, the Iron Sheik and the original Sheik.
August 13, 2015
For a long period of time now, fans have been comparing Bray Wyatt with Jake Roberts because of how he can captivate an audience with just his words. The two of them share a mutual admiration for one another and have spoken a handful of times. Roberts revealed that they have actually talked about working a match together because the Snake feels that he has one more match left in him. He is currently trying to convince WWE to do it.
April 1, 2015
Now that he is sober and a lot healthier than he has been in decades, Jake Roberts is itching to get back into the wrestling ring. During a recent interview, he stated that he would love to have one final match on the big stage. He specifically picked out Wrestlemania in Dallas next year as the location. When asked which performer he would like to work with in that final match, Roberts did not hesitate to choose Bray Wyatt, as he is a big fan.
February 20, 2015