June 19, 2010
Goldberg was at
last night's Strikeforce and revealed several more
names that were
there. The following is from
Goldberg's Twitter account: ..and
of the Strikeforce event, had a great time seeing the
Showtime crew and some old friends..Herschel, J Barnett,the "Cat,
"Sefo.. McCarthy,Dean, KJ, Glazier, F.George, Chavo, Batista, M.J.
White, T. Atencio(AFFLICTION).
Bill was on the TV show " Are you smarter than an 5th grader?"
Bill had a role in THE LONGEST YARD movie that came out in May of 2005
Bill will be 40 years old In December 2006
He has been away from the wrestling scene for a couple of years doing other things.
Goldberg appearing as a referee for an August 2004 Hockey Fights PPV in Minnesota.
WWE officials have offered Goldberg a new deal, which would see him work limited dates such as PPV's and some T.V shows. WWE's
goal was to set up a large program between Goldberg and Steve Austin. (source www.prowrestling.com)
previous read rumours regarding the future of Bill Goldberg, it looks as though WWE have opted to reopen negotiations with
The reason for this appears to be due to the loss of big
names such as Brock Lesnar leaving the company, and Kurt Angle on the shelf for the time being, WWE are getting short of natural
WWE officials have offered Goldberg a
new deal, which would see him work limited dates such as PPV''s and some T.V shows. WWE's goal was to set up a
large program between Goldberg and Steve Austin.
While many believe
that Goldberg will return to the company, however once the time and money are right. Goldberg has been asking the question
of whether it will benefit his career if he stayed of WWE television for a while, or whether to return to WWE television quickly
so that fans don't forget about him.
Real name: William Scott Goldberg
Born: December 27, 1966
From: Tulsa Oklahoma
Height: 6 foot 4
Height: 285 pounds
Attended the University of Georgia from 1986-1989
Finishing Move: Jackhammer
Favorite food: steak
favorite drink: water
Career Highlights: World Heavyweight Champion; WCW Champion; WCW Tag Team Champion (w/Bret Hart); WCW United States Champion
Movie Role: The Longest Yard in 2005
Goldberg quote: "If it was up to me, I'd die in a football uniform,"
His wife, stuntwoman/former model Wanda Ferraton, is from Saskatchewan. And he met her while filming Santa's Slay in Edmonton.
Goldberg is the son of a doctor and concert violinist
Played nose tackle for the Georgia Bulldongs.
Played nose guard for the Sacramento Surge.
Defensive lineman with the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL
Wanted to be a football player. An abdominal injury in a preseason game in 1994 ended that dream for him.
He earned a degree in Psychology
Quit WWE when he grew tired of wresting and the politics of it all