Dot Net Countdown Show, Paul Bearer death anniversary, Jim Ross, Steve Austin, Chris Jericho, and WrestleMania podcast notes, Sheamus and Sgt. Slaughter appearances, Tim Sylvia

Posted in: DOT NET DAILY
Mar 5, 2014 - 09:00 AM

By Jason Powell

-Dot Net Members will hear the new Dot Net Countdown Show today with Jake Barnett and Will Pruett. Be sure to check out the free, 90-minute Live free audio show from Monday night after Raw. Jake and I took listener phone calls and discussed Monday's WWE Raw and the WWE Network. If you enjoy our All Access audio, help support Dot Net by signing up for membership to the ad-free version of the website via the Dot Net Members' Signup Page.

-It was one year ago today that William Moody (a/k/a Paul Bearer, Percival Pringle III) died at age 58. He had returned home from the Gulf Coast Wresters Reunion and died in Mobile, Alabama. Moody was named as the latest entrant in the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2014 during Monday's Raw.

-The featured match of WWE Main Event was Daniel Bryan vs. Kane. The show aired live on WWE Network last night, but it will be shown in the usual 7:00 p.m. CT time slot on ION Network. Ryan Kester covered the show last night, so if you're used to following along with his coverage on Wednesdays, you can find it in our WWE TV section.

-Rob Van Dam is the latest guest on Chris Jericho's podcast. The second part of Steve Austin's interview is with WWE legend William Regal debuted on Tuesday. The new Ross Report podcast features Mauro Ranallo. The new"30 Years of WrestleMania" podcast features Bret Hart. You can find all of these interviews at

-WWE star Sheamus is scheduled to appear at the Wizard World Comic Con event in Sacramento on Friday from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. He will take part in a panel from 6:45 to 7:30 p.m. in addition to signing autographs beforehand. If you attend the panel, you are encouraged to send a recap to

-WWE Hall of Famer Sgt. Slaughter will appear at the South By Southwest Interactive Festival at the Roku Lounge on Saturday. The venue is located on the third floor room 10C. He will be signing autographs from noon to 1:30 p.m. and will then take part in a 30-minute Q&A. If you attend the Q&A, you are encouraged to send a recap to

-MMA fighter Tim Sylvia is 38 today. He was born on March 5, 1976. The former UFC Heavyweight Champion has dabbled in pro wrestling in Japan.

-There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic. The Global Supercard Wrestling shows will return on Thursday.

© Copyright 2014 by PROWRESTLING.NET