pretty much ended bret's career as a top performer. what other gruesome botches are there? also, please, no indie wrestling botches. those guys are just... terrible overall.
Most people would have been paralyzed by that. Lesnar had an unbelievably strong neck to come away from that essentially unharmed. It is very hard to watch.Lesnar's SSP at WM19. Even knowing he was okay, I still can't watch it. When his head hit the mat I was sure he was paralyzed.
I think Bill Alfonso's blade job in his match with Beulah was the worst. He lost 1/3 of the blood in his body and ironically, that match saved his job with ECW.Judgment Day 2004. Eddie Guerrero cuts into his forehead far too deep while blading, and results in this:
...and had to take about three weeks off from the ring due to the blood loss.