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National Wrestling Federation: The Investment



12/7/12 Steve Burke and Bob Greenblatt of NBC have finalized a deal on creating a wrestling promotion to be a flagship show of theirs in an attempt to recreate the wrestling success of the 90s. As WWE has been in decline for years and iMPACT! Wrestling not proposing a major threat to them yet, they see this as the perfect time to capitalize. With little insight on the business they have decided to hire several wrestling minds to work with them. As the deal finished NBC has now become owners of the National Wrestling Federation. NBC owning the product has given them nearly unlimited financial backing to create the next big product, heading off into the new year. They have also made sure to use that financial budget to buy the best talent possible. Some of that money was indeed used to trade mark the product's name formerly used in a small time company they purchased because they decided it would fit their network.

Authority and key figures.
CEO: Steve Burke
NWF President: "The Total Package" Lex Luger (On screen, backstage influence)
Creative department: Scott "Raven" Levy, Dutch Mantel
Road agents: Perry Saturn, Lanny Poffo, Diamond Dallas Page, Justin Credible


Face Roster
Carlito Colon
"The War Machine" Rhyno
Petey Williams
Jack Evans
Teddy Hart
Colt Cabana
Billy Kidman
Amazing Red
Scorpio Sky
M-Dogg 20
Marco Corleone
Rocky Romero
Mr. Wrestling III
Jigsaw
Shad Gaspard
Bob Holly
Shelton Benjamin
Charlie Haas
Doug Basham
Danny Basham
Johnny Devine
Jushin "Thunder" Liger
Jerry Lynn


Heel Roster
"Double J" Jeff Jarrett
"The Savior" Elijah Burke
Judas Mesias
The Great Muta
Tyson Kidd
Antonio Bank$
Alex Riley
"The" Brian Kendrick
Sydistiko
Lizmark Jr.
Paul Burchill
Kevin Thorn
Tony Mamaluke
Austin Creed
Cliff Compton
"Big Poppa Pump" Scott Steiner
Chris Masters
Ace Steel
Jason Gory
Krimson

Announce team:
Don West
Matt Striker

Managers:
"The Sinister Minister" James Mitchell (Managing ,Muta,Kevin Thorn and Mesias)
Mr. Bob Backlund (Managing Colt Cabana)
Isis The Amazon (Managing Tyson Kidd)


Tag Teams:
Sadistic Fame (Kendrick and Sydistiko)
Picture Perfect (Jack Evans and Billy Kidman)
Tailor Made Express (Alex Riley and Paul Burchill)
Alliance of Darkness (Muta, Thorn, Judas, Mitchell. Tag team form of Judas and Thorn)
World's Greatest Tag Team (Haas and Benjamin)
Basham Brothers (Doug and Danny)
Isis the Amazon and Tyson Kidd
The Standard (Steiner and Masters)

Cruiserweight division:
Scorpio Sky
Jason Gory
Tony Mamaluke
Tyson Kidd
Austin Creed
Johnny Devine
Teddy Hart
Jack Evans
Petey Williams
Jigsaw
Jerry Lynn
Rocky Romero
Ace Steel
Jushin Liger
Amazing Red
Brian Kendrick
Sydistiko


Championships and accomplishments:
NWF World Heavyweight Champion:
Vacant
NWF Television champion:
Vacant
NWF Cruiserweight champion:
Vacant
NWF Tag Team champions:
Vacant
King of the World:
Vacant
Survivor of The Cage:
Vacant

Current Programming:
Saturday Night Warzone: Flagship show, held in 5,000 seat arenas. Color scheme of Black, white, and purple. Hours 8-10 PM.

Pay-Per-View Schedule
January: Punishment
March: Revenge
May: King of The World
June: Final Hour
July: The Race For The Gold
August: All Or Nothing
October: Undefeated
November: Devil's Playground
December: Fight Before Christmas
(FBC Not held this year.)

Gimmick PPV's and trademark matches:
King of the World: Full on tournament, winner receives a world title shot at All or Nothing
All or Nothing: Biggest PPV of the year
Survivor of The Cage: 8 Man cage match surrounded with weapons, held at Devil's Playground. All elimination.

The federation will begin 12/15/12


Matt Cross Wanted Dead Not Alive.
National Wrestling Federation: The Investment
Can NBC's new stake in wrestling survive?

http://www.wrestlingforum.com/booker...nvestment.html

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