A post on Instagram where Jerry Lawler reveals that he will be wrestling against Terry Funk at an independent wrestling show this upcoming weekend in Tennessee. Lawler is 65 and had a heart attack not too long ago, while Terry Funk is a 71 year old with the body of a 250 year old after years of taking punishment to entertain the fans.
October 14, 2015
One of the topics that gets discussed during the stand up shows that Mick Foley does is his highly memorable feud with Terry Funk in WWE. The former world heavyweight champion revealed that he and Funk came pretty close one time to convincing Vince McMahon to let them do an exploding barbed wire match at a remote location and have it be featured on one of the pay per view events. McMahon obviously changed his mind.
September 24, 2015
During a recent interview, Dean Ambrose was asked who his favorite wrestler is. While he acknowledged that he does have a tendency to change his answer because there are just so many wrestlers that he admired as a kid, he listed Terry Funk. That makes a lot of sense because Ambrose was inspired by the hardcore style that he eventually started using on the independent wrestling circuit to build up his name.
September 19, 2015
When it comes to working various promotions, the tidbit on Terry Funk blows just about everyone out of the water. The former world heavyweight champion in the NWA and ECW has worked in at least 63 different companies. During his almost 50 year career, he has worked for every major promotion in the United States and Japan.
August 13, 2015
During a recent interview, Terry Funk explained that while he loved wrestling Dusty Rhodes because the two of them were close friends, he loved it even more because he made more money with the American Dream than with any other wrestler that he worked with over the years. The two of them used to draw really good crowds throughout the south.
June 20, 2015