Scott Stanford On Mean Gene’s Passing, Reaction At WWE’s TV Studio, Impact Gene Had On His Career

Jan 7, 2019 - by Steve Gerweck


In the 6th installment of The Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling’s feature series we pay tribute to the late great WWE Hall of Famer, “Mean” Gene Okerlund. Joining us for this episode to look back at Mean Gene’s career is WWE Network Host and WPIX Sports Anchor, Scott Stanford. Scott is no stranger to Mean Gene having worked with him in WWE television production as well as being a long time fan of Gene’s work during the golden era of professional wrestling. In this excerpt from the podcast, Stanford recalls his memories of growing up as a fan of Mean Gene as well as the reaction at the WWE television studio when the news broke of Gene’s passing. The full episode is available for download at this link.

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Scott Stanford Remembers “Mean” Gene Okerlund: “He Was Just As Big As the Superstars”

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