Rock ‘n’ Wrestling


Okay, so WWE’s brought us John Morrison, the new name/persona of the former Johnny Nitro (real name John Hennigan) over on ECW. When then-RAW wrestler Ken Doane changed his name to Kenny Dykstra, I thought a “famous athletes from the 80s” theme was on its way in, but it seems like we’re heading in the direction of dead rockstars. So… what other creative gimmick changes are about to be brought to the land of extreme?

I put together a few ideas over at The Wrestling Blog (note: one of the pix is possibly not-work-safe), and I can only hope that ECW head writer Dave Lagana’s reading…

Matthew Michaels is editor emeritus of Pulse Wrestling, and has been since the site launched.