News on The Pope, Hershel Walker, Dana White, and more
– Hershel Walker and Strikefore CEO Scott Coker will participate in a national media conference call to discuss Walker’s upcoming second professional MMA bout on the televised under card of a Strikeforce World Championship Doubleheader on 1/29, at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA, live on Showtime (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast).
– A story out of Ireland on The Pope. When asked about TNA’s drug policy, he said it’s not as well advertised as the WWE wellness program but noted talent undergo regular testing and health checks.
– Former WCW wrestler Chris “Crowbar” Ford starts with ROH tonight at the final round of HDNet television tapings in Philly. We are seeking a report.
(information from the Wrestling Globe Newsletter was used in this report)