Allen James Coage was an American professional wrestler with several wrestling promotions. Before wrestling, he was an Olympian in Judo. Coage won the Bronze Medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. He won Gold Medals at the Pan American Games in 1967 and 1975.
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On February 5, 2021, Butch Reed passed away due to heart complications. He was a professional wrestler best known for his time in the WWF and WCW. Originally, Reed played at the University of Central Michigan. He had a short ride with the Kansas City Chiefs. In 1978, he began wrestling and earned the name "Hacksaw" in Mid-South Wrestling.
Ron Simmons is a retired professional wrestler and football player. He had a successful career that earned the enshrinement of being inducted to the WWE Hall of Fame, Class of 2012.
Bianca Blair, better known as ring name, Bianca Belair, is the rising superstar in WWE. She won the 2021 Royal Rumble and is set to main event WrestleMania 37. The athletic prodigy from Knoxville, Tennessee is on the path for greatness.