On Thursday’s episode of WWE After The Bell, it was introduced Eric Bischoff might be inducted into the 2021 WWE Corridor of Fame class. He spoke with Corey Graves about a variety of subjects on this episode.
Bischoff acquired into the professional wrestling enterprise by becoming a member of Verne Gagne’s AWA promotion the place he labored as on-air expertise. He joined WCW in 1991 the place he hosted and did play-by-play for WCW’s weekly tv exhibits. By the mid-1990s, he pitched himself to be the manager producer of WCW and acquired the gig. He’s credited for bringing in Hulk Hogan to WCW and got here up with the thought for Monday Nitro. This may spark the Monday Night time Wars between WCW and WWE. He additionally created the nWO, which began out as simply being Hogan, Scott Corridor, and Kevin Nash being within the group.
He labored behind the scenes for TNA Wrestling and most lately labored because the SmackDown Govt Director. After his newest WWE departure, he shifted his major focus to his 83 Weeks Podcast.
Bischoff joins Molly Holly within the 2021 Class. The ceremony will happen on Tuesday, April sixth and can air on Peacock in the USA and internationally on the WWE Community.