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Episode 89: September 10, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from September 10, 1983, featuring:
  • King Kong Bundy vs. The Junkyard Dog
  • The Road Warriors are back in action vs. Rick Rood and Art Crews.
  • Mad Dog Buzz Sawyer vs. Tim Horner with a fantastic finishing move at the end of the match.
  • Ted DiBiase vs. Hacksaw Jim Duggan in a loser leaves town match.
  • Brian and Mike discuss the weirdness of the tag team division in late 1983 Mid-South.
  • All of that and more on another packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 88: September 3, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from September 3, 1983, featuring:
  • Jim Ross and Cowboy Bill Watts are our commentary team this week.
  • An interview with Akbar reminding us once again that the Missing Link’s name is Max! How many time can they remind us of this!
  • The Road Warriors (International Tag Team Champions) vs. Magnum T.A. & Hacksaw Jim Duggan (Mid-South Tag Team Champions) [Non-title match, no belts are on the line].
  • Junkyard Dog visits a fan in the hospital.
  • Buzz Sawyer video package!
  • Ted DiBiase has a special challenge for Hacksaw Jim Duggan!
  • Rip Rogers vs. Rick Rood in Rood’s debut match in Mid-South. Yes, Mid-South spelled it Rood.
  • All of that and much more on another fun and enjoyable episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 87: August 27, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from August 27, 1983, featuring:
  • Jim Ross and Boyd Pierce call the action this week.
  • Ted DiBiase & King Kong Bundy vs. Dr. Death Steve Williams & Magnum T.A.
  • Butch Reed vs. Joshua Stroud.
  • We’re reminded that The Missing Link’s name is Max!
  • Krusher Darsow vs. Tim Horner.
  • All of that and much more on another fun and enjoyable episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 86: August 20, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from August 20, 1983, featuring:
  • Jim Ross and Boyd Pierece are on commentary this week.
  • Skandor Akbar and Hacksaw Butch Reed cut a promo where they announce that today Reed will battle Hacksaw Jim Duggan!
  • Hacksaw Butch Reed vs. Hacksaw Jim Duggan. If Duggan wins, Duggan gets 5 minutes with Skandor Akbar.
  • Ted DiBiase & King Kong Bundy vs. Mr. Wrestling II & Tim Horner.
  • Akbar tells us what The Missing Link’s name is?
  • Krusher Darsow makes his Mid-South debut.
  • Replay of Kamala slamming Andre the Giant and Brian & Mike see Reiser Bowden do something that they somehow missed the first time around!
  • All of that and more on another packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 85: August 13, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from August 13, 1983, featuring:
  • Bill Watts interviews Hacksaw Butch Reed about becoming the new Mid-South North American Heavyweight champion.
  • Kamala vs. Tommy Rich from the most recent Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza.
  • Skandor Akbar makes a challenge to Hacksaw Jim Duggan.
  • Bill Watts interviews Mr. Wrestling II.
  • Larry Hare & Bill Rose vs. Steve Williams & Johnny Rich in a strange match with a finish where the losing team not only gets pinned but one guy accidentally leg drops his tag team opponent right before the pin. You have to see it to understand it.
  • All of that and more on another packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 84: August 6, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from August 6, 1983, featuring:
  • The Junkyard Dog is made an honorary citizen of the city of New Orleans.
  • A big change in the Mid-South tag team title scene.
  • King Kong Bundy vs Dr. Death Steve Williams in a match made after last week’s controversial finish.
  • All of that and much more on a jam packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 83: July 30, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from July 30, 1983, featuring:
  • Mr. Olympia vs Junkyard Dog
  • Hacksaw Butch Reed defends his North American title again Magnum T.A. in a fantastic match.
  • King Kong Bundy & Ted DiBiase vs Dr. Death Steve Williams & Johnny Rich in a match with a strange and controversial ending.
  • All of that and much more on a jam packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 82: July 23, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from July 23, 1983, featuring:
  • Dusty Rhodes vs King Kong Bundy from the July 16, 1983 Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza!
  • Junkyard Dog vs Hacksaw Butch Reed in a 2 out of 3 falls for the Mid-South North American Heavyweight title from the  July 16, 1983 Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza!
  • Boris Zurkhov vs Dr. Death Steve Williams.
  • Ted DiBiase & Mr. Olympia vs Johnny Rich & Tim Horner.
  • All of that and much more on a jam packed episode of the Mid-South Television Review podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 81: July 16, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from July 16, 1983, featuring:
  • Dr. Death Steve Williams is in action this week.
  • Hacksaw Jim Duggan & Magnum TA vs Boris Zurkhov & Rip Rogers
  • Ted DiBiase is supposed to battle Johnny Rich but Rich’s wrist is “injured” and Jim Duggan fills in? Tune in to see how this goes!
  • All of that and more on another fun episode of the Mid-South Television Review show podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network

Episode 80: July 9, 1983

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review with Mike Mills & The Great Brian Last is back this week, looking at Mid South television from July 9, 1983, featuring:
  • Hacksaw Butch Reed vs Mr. Wrestling II.
  • Bill Watts once again brings up Junkyard Dog’s weight and how JYD has been training to get back at Butch Reed for turning on him.
  • JYD vs Boris Zurchov
  • Ted Dibiase vs Tim Horner
  • All of that and more on another fun episode of the Mid-South Television Review show podcast!

Produced by Jayce Naccarato

The Mid South Wrestling Television Review is a production of the Arcadian Vanguard Podcast Network