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    Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Wrestling star Kevin Nash is making headway in Hollywood, but something still keeps him up at night - Grantland


    Very well written piece about Kevin Nash. Talks about his career and personal life.



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Wrestling star Kevin Nash is making headway in Hollywood, but something still keeps him up at night - Grantland


    Very well written piece about Kevin Nash. Talks about his career and personal life.
    and how he created Stone Cold, what a joke....


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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Good read. Interesting. Thanks!



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Good read, but he also sounds arrogant.
    I'd love to read a book like that and recall some of my childhood. I haven't seen rasslin' since the late 90's so I have no idea who the new guys are.



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    Good read, but he also sounds arrogant.
    I'd love to read a book like that and recall some of my childhood. I haven't seen rasslin' since the late 90's so I have no idea who the new guys are.
    yes he does. I'm just glad a wrestler I followed when I was younger is still alive and doing well. Unfortunately, that's pretty rare.



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Ego dripped out of that article, but it was pretty good overall.



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Nice read. Cool to read he was Super Shredder in the old school TMNT movie. He was a talent, but he and several others are responsible for the death of WCW which IMO killed wrestling. With no competition to go up against (and before anyone says anything TNA is NOT legitimate competition) WWE went PG and now we have the crap we have today.


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    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonesRulzzz View Post
    Nice read. Cool to read he was Super Shredder in the old school TMNT movie. He was a talent, but he and several others are responsible for the death of WCW which IMO killed wrestling. With no competition to go up against (and before anyone says anything TNA is NOT legitimate competition) WWE went PG and now we have the crap we have today.
    I don't think that was it. PG came after Chris Benoit killed his family.


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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    He's right about Heat nd how everybody roots for the bad guy. I've seen it over 20 times and it kills me every time when DeNiro turns around to go back after Waingro


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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonesRulzzz View Post
    Nice read. Cool to read he was Super Shredder in the old school TMNT movie. He was a talent, but he and several others are responsible for the death of WCW which IMO killed wrestling. With no competition to go up against (and before anyone says anything TNA is NOT legitimate competition) WWE went PG and now we have the crap we have today.
    WWE is hit and miss anymore IMO. i don't think anything they can do now will ever compare to the attitude era and the "monday night wars".



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    When WWE went PG it was over. Lost it's edge.


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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    i totally agree with him on the current top wrestlers not being "larger than life".

    "They are not bigger than life," he says. "I bet they could both walk through airports and not be noticed unless they have a gimmick shirt on and the belt." (referring to YES YES YES and punk



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    I would rather have a good wrestler then a slow moving Giant anyday of the week



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    When WWE went PG it was over. Lost it's edge.
    Actually, they lost Edge after Wrestlemania last year.



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    Re: Kevin Nash - Grantland article

    Quote Originally Posted by AngryPanda View Post
    I would rather have a good wrestler then a slow moving Giant anyday of the week
    he might mean size, but IMO it's more than that.

    the guys at the top right now, aside from cena, couldn't even tie the shoes of Nash, Stone cold, Rock, HBK, Hogan, wooooooooo, etc. HHH is still there but he plays a very small roll compared to what he once did. That's exactly why every month it seems like they bring another old timer out there for the nostalgia of 10 years ago.



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