Titans of Wrestling #46: WWF June to September 1981

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Parv, Pete, Johnny and Kelly celebrate their return to WWF in 1981 by looking at a bunch of stuff from June to September before providing one whole HOUR of bonus content on the difficult-to-find Sgt. Slaughter vs. Pat Patterson matches from the Philly Spectrum.

On the docket tonight:
06-20 SGT SLAUGHTER vs RICK MCGRAW WWF TV
07-11 DON MURACO vs STEVE KING WWF TV
07-20 DON MURACO vs PEDRO MORALES IC TITLE MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
07-25 MOONDOGS vs GAREA/MARTEL TAG TITLE WWF TV
08-01 ANDRE THE GIANT vs MOONDOG REX PHILADELPHIA SPECTRUM
08-01 BOB BACKLUND vs MOONDOG REX WWF TV
08-81 DON MURACO PROMO WWF TV
08-15 GREG VALENTINE vs MUHAMMED SAAD WWF TV
08-15 MURACO SQUASH, RICK MCGRAW INTERVIEW WWF TV
08-22 FUJI/SAITO vs HENNIG/SD JONES WWF TV
09-19 ANGELO MOSCA SQUASH, HITS PAT WITH PITCHER WWF TV
Bonus:
04-18 SGT SLAUGHTER vs. PAT PATTERSON PHILADELPHIA SPECTRUM
06-27 SGT SLAUGHTER vs. MIL MASCARAS WWF TV CAPITAL CENTER
08-01 SGT SLAUGHTER vs. PAT PATTERSON (alley fight) PHILADELPHIA SPECTRUM

Highlights include:
– “… and my name is, Joooooeee McHugh!”
– Kayfabe most successful manager
– Mini-bios for super-obscure jobbers Mohammad Saad and Tom Lynch
– Random discussion of Lord Alfred Hayes and Vince Jr’s odd love for him
– Discussion of Masa Saito’s career
– And in the BONUS hour … round up on the Slaughter vs. Patterson series, including comparisons of the Philly and MSG matches

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