Pulse Wrestling Digest: The Benoit Family Tragedy

Here’s a recap of Pulse Wrestling’s coverage of the tragic deaths of Daniel, Nancy and Chris Benoit. The below links are in reverse chronological order…

  • 104 Wrestlers Under 50 Dead in a Decade (07.05.07)
  • Thursday News on Benoit Tragedy Including Other Wrestlers Possibly Connected to Benoit’s Doctor, Benoits Edited out of WWE Programming, Neighbor and Pastor Speak, Bruno Comments, Mainstream Press Continues & More (07.05.07)
  • Rob Van Dam Discusses Benoit & More (07.05.07)
  • Wednesday News on Benoit Tragedy Including Reports from Dave Meltzer on Chris/Nancy Relationship, Chris’ Possible Depression, WWE’s Reaction Upon Finding Out & More (07.04.07)
  • Hulk Hogan Comments to US Weekly on Benoit (07.03.07)
  • Tuesday News on Benoit Tragedy Including More on Dr. Astin, Fragile X, Wrestler Reactions & More (07.03.07)
  • Lance Storm Comments on Benoit (07.02.07)
  • Monday News on Benoit Tragedy Including Doctor Turns Himself In (07.02.07)
  • Weekend News on Benoit Tragedy Including Chris Benoit/GHB Speculation (06.30.07/07.01.07)
  • Friday Evening Benoit Update Including Comments from Nancy’s Parents, Chris’ Father and Ex-Wife & More (06.29.07)
  • Friday News on Benoit Tragedy Including Heat Turned Up on Benoit Doctor (06.29.07)
  • Mysterious Benoit Wikipedia Editor Confesses? (06.29.07)
  • Thursday Night/Friday Morning Benoit Notes Including Jericho Comments (06.29.07)
  • Thursday Evening Benoit Update, Including Update on Wikipedia Story (06.28.07)
  • Nancy Benoit’s Death Posted to Wikipedia 13 Hours Before Body Found (06.28.07)
  • Thursday News on Benoit Tragedy (06.28.07)
  • Vince McMahon on the Today Show (06.28.07)
  • Wednesday Evening Benoit Update: WWE Confirms Daniel’s Illness, Says Chris’ Steroids Were from Legal Prescriptions; Chris and Nancy (Separately) Saw Chris’ Doctor Before the Murders; Bret Hart and Road Warrior Animal Interviewed (06.27.07)
  • Wednesday Afternoon Benoit Notes: Wrestlers Speak Out (06.27.07)
  • Wednesday Morning Benoit Update: Concussion Angle, Media Focuses on Steroids, Debra Williams Speaks Out, Bret Hart and Kevin Sullivan Comment & More (06.27.07)
  • WWE Press Release on Benoit Timeline (06.27.07)
  • WWE.com Updates Benoit Timeline (06.27.07)
  • Steroids Update, Benoit’s Son Revelation & What WWE Needs to Do Next (06.27.07)
  • Vince to Apologize & More Evening Notes (06.26.07)
  • Police Give Details on Benoit Deaths, WWE Issues Press Release & More (06.26.07)
  • Latest News on Benoit Tragedy & ECW/SD Plans (06.26.07)
  • WWE Plans to Have ECW & Smackdown (06.26.07)
  • WWE.com Updates Story; Reveals Text Messages Sent (06.26.07)
  • RAW Pays Tribute to Benoit Family (06.26.07)
  • Initial Story, Including Updates and Revelation that Police Were Investigating as a Double-Murder/Suicide: Chris Benoit & Family Found Dead (06.25.07)

    Here are links to the various commentaries written by members of the Pulse Wrestling staff (please note that some of these were written before the news of a double-murder/suicide):

  • Phil Clark: The Reality of Wrestling: Chris Benoit (07.04.07)
  • Andy Wheeler: For Your Consideration Cena No Evil (07.03.07)
  • Vinny Truncellito: Alternate Reality by Vin Tastic (7/2/07)
  • GRUT: My Final Column on Chris Benoit (6/30/07)
  • Kyle David Paul: The Moss Covered, Three Handled Family Gredunza (6/29/07)
  • Steve Murray: A Look on the Bright Side: The Final Column (6/29/07)
  • Pulse Glazer: A Modest Response (6/29/07)
  • Mark Allen: Historically Speaking: Crippled (6/28/07)
  • Scott Keith: My Last Word on Benoit for awhile (6/27/07)
  • Cash Kerouac: The Benoit Problem (6/27/07)
  • Rob Blatt: BLATT vs. ECW Live Coverage for June 26th, 2007 (6/27/07)
  • Chris Biscuiti: This is Not a Wrestling Story (6/27/07)
  • Michael Fitzgerald: From the UK: My Lowest Point (6/26/07)
  • GRUT: Chris Benoit: Killing Immediate Family Members and Dropping Bibles (6/26/07)
  • Eric Szulczewski: Causes and Effects (6/26/07)
  • Bambi Weavil: Making Movement: The Sadness that Continues (6/26/07)
  • Andy Wheeler: For Your Consideration Chris Benoit (6/26/07)
  • Scott Keith: The Smark Retro Repost: Hard Knocks, the Chris Benoit Story (6/26/07)

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