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  • The WWE’s Rowdy Roddy Piper Tribute Was Perfect (Video)

    The WWE’s Rowdy Roddy Piper Tribute Was Perfect (Video)

    How beloved was Rowdy Roddy Piper? So beloved that when the WWE legend passed away unexpectedly at the age of 61 on Friday, pretty much everyone born between 1975 and 1985 got on social media to proclaim the death of their childhood. Rowdy Roddy Piper may not have been the most intimidating or talented heel to […]

  • Ronda Rousey Destroys Bethe Correia at UFC 190 (Video)

    Ronda Rousey Destroys Bethe Correia at UFC 190 (Video)

    Got 34 seconds to spare?  Wanna see “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey destroy someone?  You’re in luck because that’s all the time you need to watch Rousey destroy Bethe Correia at last night’s UFC 190 main event in Brazil. Despite being known for her vicious armbars, Rousey secured this victory via KO after she filled Correia’s face in […]

  • Ronda Rousey Dedicates UFC 190 Fight to “Rowdy” Roddy Piper

    Ronda Rousey Dedicates UFC 190 Fight to “Rowdy” Roddy Piper

    Like the late Roderick Toombs, a.k.a. Roddy Piper, Ronda Rousey also goes by the nickname “Rowdy.”  So it only makes sense that “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey would dedicate her UFC 190 fight against Bethe Correia to “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, following the WWE legend’s untimely passing on Friday. As per Ronda’s Instagram account: “Thank you for the […]

  • WWE Legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper Dies at 61 From Heart Attack

    WWE Legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper Dies at 61 From Heart Attack

    The WWE lost one of their most well-known legends on Friday, when “Rowdy” Roddy Piper died of a heart attack at the age of 61. Roderick Toombs was in his Hollywood, California home when he suffered the heart attack. The Saskatoon, Saskatchewan native was one of the organization’s biggest stars during the 1980s and early […]

  • Rowdy Roddy Piper Arrested For DUI

    Rowdy Roddy Piper Arrested For DUI

    Total Pro Sports – Oh the irony.  After recently speaking about the drug and alcohol-related problems surrounding the wrestling industry, 55-year-old Rowdy Roddy Piper was arrested last night in Los Angeles for driving under the influence. Piper, whose real name is Roderick George Toombs, was pulled over by police at 1am local time.  He was […]