December 16 2001
Eric Bischoff is still upset that wcw was bought out by the wwf, he says he plans on starting a new wrestling promotion.He says he wants to create the new underdog of wrestling.
December 26 2001
Bischoff meets with finacial advisors to map out a plan.He also meets with patential talent.
January 3 2002
Bischoff meet with his lawyers to get info on trademarks and copyrights.
January 16 2002
Bischoff is accepted for an unknown loan.After a month of just dreaming Bischoff can finally see his dream coming coming together.
January 28 2002
Bischoff signs several unnamed talent.
Feb 1 2002
Bischoff officially announces his plans via press conference.Goldberg's contract with aol has officially expired.He immediately calls bischoff about a contract.
There is a number of contracts expiring in the wwf one of those being a huge name.
Feb 16 2002
Rumars speculate that goldberg might have signed.
Jim Ross's contract ends with wwf at the end of the month.Bischoff hires unnamed talent.
Feb 18 2002
Bischoff officially names company American Championship Wrestling.Bischoff is in talks with a major unnamed Cable network.Bischoff signs Jim Ross as head of talent relations and as a Announcer.It is announced that the rock's contract is official up with wwf.
March 1 2002
Dirtsheets speculate that acw has signed 6 more major names.Bischoff holds a press conference and announces the new tv deal with FX.Kevin Kelly is signed as an announcer.FX network execs announce the debut for ACW for April 2 2002 at 8pm.Bischoff is in a bidding war for The Rock against the wwf.
March 28 2002
Bischoff finally reveals the roster.He also announces the name of the show as Tuesday Night Mayem.The Rock officially signs with ACW.
April 2 2002
Tuesday Night Mayem Debuts
The Rock- ownes trademarks
Rey Mysterio Jr.
Bubba Ray Dudley
Theme: Justice for All by Metallica
Owner: Eric Bischoff
General Manager: vacant
Announcers: JR/Kevin Kelly
ACW Heavy Weight Championship - The Rock
International Championship - CM Punk
European Championship - Vampiro
ACW Tag Team Championship - vacant
Cruiser Weight Championship - vacant
Night of Champions - October