Various News: Foley's Stand-Up, Maria, XFL, More
-- Mick Foley will be making a standup comedy appearance in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania at the Poconos Comedy Club. The set is designed to use pro wrestling as the base to talk about different topics, appealing to a more casual audience.
-- The YES Network featured a look back at the debut of the XFL, which held its first game on 2/3/01. You can read it at this link.
-- RingBellesOnline.com has an interview with former WWE Creative Team member Alex Greenfield in which he talks about the Mickie James vs. Trish Stratus stalker angle that he produced. You can read it at this link.
-- Family Wrestling Entertainment will return to New York City on February 25. It will feature the in-ring return of Maria Kanellis, as she participates in the company's tournament to crown their first Women's champion.
The show, called "No Limits" will take place at "The Hall at St. Paul" on West 59th Street in New York City.
Here's the lineup:
-Tommy Dreamer vs Charlie Haas
-Tara vs Maria Kanellis
-Brooke Tessmacher vs. Winter in another FWE Women's tournament bout.
-Big Daddy V vs Malta the Damager in a Tables Match
-Tri-Borough Champion Damien Darling vs. Johnny Knockout
-TNA star Jessie Godderz (CBS Reality TV Big Brother cast member) vs. Jay Santana.
-Diamond Inc. vs EJ Risk & VSK
-The Midnight Sensations vs Bandido & Azrieal
Also scheduled are Jay Lethal, Mike Bennett, Matt Taven and Wes Draven. You can get more details at FWEWrestling.com.