[Bill Goldberg Gallery]
Article: Goldberg's Legacy
Article: My Admiration For Goldberg
Article: The $100,000 Challenge
Article: The Epitome Of Suckage
Article: The Epitome Of Suckage II
Article: Six Years Of Pure Suckage
||William Scott Goldberg
||December 27, 1966
||Originally from Tulsa, OK
Lived in Atlanta, GA
Currently lives in San Diego, CA
||Married to Wanda Ferraton
w/Son (born May 10, 2006)
||6'4" - 285 lbs.
||WCW Power Plant
Gorilla Press into a Spinbuster
||1995 NFL Expansion Draft
WCW United States title defeating Raven (April 20, 1998);
WCW World Title defeating Hollywood Hulk Hogan (July 6, 1998);
WCW United States title defeating Sid (Halloween Havoc 1999);
WCW World Tag Team titles w/Bret Hart;
WWE World Heavyweight title defeating Triple H (Unforgiven 2003);
In The Beginning
Bill Goldberg's father is a retired Gynecologist. (Editor's Note: So this prooves that Billy comes from a long line of Pussies.)
Goldberg played nose guard at the University of Georgia (1986-89), earning All-SEC honors..
Goldberg was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 11th round of the 1990 NFL draft..
Goldberg briefly played for the Atlanta Falcons..
Goldberg suffered an abdominal tear in 1994 ended his football career..
Goldberg was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the 1995 expansion draft..
World Championship Wrestling
1996: Bill Goldberg signed with World Championship Wrestling..
Goldberg underwent intensive training at WCW's Power Plant with Dwayne Bruce..
June 24, 1997: Goldberg debuted as Bill Gold defeating Buddy Landell..
September 22, 1997 - Nitro: Bill Goldberg made his television debut defeating Hugh Morrus..
1997 World War III: Goldberg was scheduled to make his PPV debut against Steve McMichael..
~~~McMichael attacked Goldberg before the match, and Alex Wright faced "Mongo" instead..
Starrcade 1997: Bill Goldberg defeated Steve McMichael..
Superbrawl VIII: Bill Goldberg made short work of Brad Armstrong..
Spring Stampede 1998: Bill Goldberg defeated Perry Saturn..
April 20, 1998: Bill Goldberg defeated Raven for the WCW United States title..
Great American Bash 1998: Bill Goldberg successfully defended the United States title against Konnan..
July 6, 1998: Bill Goldberg used a spear and jackhammer to defeat wrestling icon "Hollywood" Hogan and capture the WCW title..
Bash at the Beach 1998: Bill Goldberg successfully defended the WCW title against Curt Hennig..
Road Wild 1998: Bill Goldberg won a nine-man battle royal..
Halloween Havoc 1998: Bill Goldberg defeated Diamond Dallas Page.
Starrcade 1998: Kevin Nash defeated Bill Goldberg for the WCW World Title to give Goldberg his first loss in WCW..
~~~Scott Hall interfered and used a stun gun on Goldberg to help Nash win..
Souled Out 1999: Bill Goldberg defeated Scott Hall in a ladder/stun gun match..
SuperBrawl IX: Bill Goldberg defeated Bam Bam Bigelow after a spear and jackhammer!
Spring Stampede 1999: Bill Goldberg defeated Kevin Nash..
Slamboree 1999: Bill Goldberg defeated Sting by DQ when Bret Hart hit Goldberg with a steel chair injuring Goldberg's knee..
Road Wild 1999: Bill Goldberg defeated Rick Steiner..
Halloween Havoc 1999: Bill Goldberg defeated Sid for the WCW United States title..
Mayhem 2000: Bill Goldberg defeated Sid in an "I Quit" match..
Starrcade '99: WCW champion Bret Hart and Goldberg battled to a no contest..
~~~Goldberg kicked Bret in the head, giving him a concussion which would eventually end Hart's career..
May 29, 2000: Bill Goldberg returned to "Nitro" doing a run in during the Nash vs. Abbott/Steiner handicap match..
Great American Bash 2000: Bill Goldberg speared Kevin Nash and allowed Jeff Jarrett to retain the WCW title..
~~~This was Goldberg's big heel turn which was built up as Eric Bischoff's "Big Surprise"..
Bill Goldberg defeated Kevin Nash in a match for control of Scott Hall's contract..
September 25, 2000 - Nitro: Bill Goldberg defeated Scott Steiner in a caged heat match..
Halloween Havoc 2000: Bill Goldberg defeated Kronik (Brian Adams and Bryan Clark)..
Mayhem 2000: Goldberg continued his winning steak by defeating Lex Luger..
Starrcade 2000: Bill Goldberg defeated Lex Luger in a no holds barred, no DQ match..
Goldbergs's FIRST STREAK & SECOND STREAK..
In The Meantime
Chris Jericho (participant) and Goldberg (assistant coach for other team) did a skit during the NHL All-Star hockey game last night..
~~~Jericho "went insane" in the second period and started beating up the ref and the other team's goalie..
~~~Goldberg finally went over, picked him up, and carried him back to his bench..
April 2002: Bill Goldberg participates in a Celebrity Auto Race..
~~~Goldberg didn't finish the race due to car problems..
~~~Goldberg got pissed and smashed his arm on the car, breaking his left arm..
~~~Goldberg will sport a cast for six to eight weeks..
~~~Goldberg is still collecting a contract from Time/Warner..
May 2 2002: Bill Goldberg signed a contract buyout with AOL/Time Warner, making him a free agent..
August 2002: Bill Goldberg is in Japan about possible involvement in various Shoot Fighting and Wrestling origanisations..
August 12, 2002: PRIDE confirmed that Bill Goldberg would appear and do color commentary for the 8/28 Shockwave event..
August 30, 2002: Bill Goldberg made his return to the ring for All Japan Pro Wrestling, his first match since January 2001..
~~~Goldberg only needed four minutes and two seconds to defeat Satoshi Kojima..
~~~Goldberg didn't use the spear and jackhammer, but rather a flying clothesline for the victory..
~~~Goldberg did still have the same pyro and enterance music..
September 1, 2002: Goldberg agrees to work additional dates with All Japan..
~~~The deal is not 'exclusive' and allows Goldberg to negotiate with another company..
~~~It even allows him to work for other companies in Japan as well..
November 17, 2002: Bill Goldberg defeated Rick Steiner in Yokohama, Japan at a W-1 show..
December 2002: Bill has apparantly been approached about a Rock vs Goldberg match at Wrestlemanie 19..
January 8, 2002: Bill Goldberg & Vince McMahon meet in a hotel in Los Angeles to discuss their options, with nothing finalized..
~~~Goldberg's WWE contract is reported to expire shortly after next year's WrestleMania XX..
World Wrestling Entertainment
March 31, 2003 - RAW: The Rock's "Appreciation" ceremony is cut short when Bill Goldberg appears and spears Rock in the ring!
April 7, 2003 - RAW: Goldberg challanges the Rock to a match at Backlash, but the Rock cowardly responds with "Nah!"..
April 21, 2003 - RAW: Goldberg interrupts the "Rock" Concert II but Rock ends up whacking Goldberg with a steel chair!
April 27, 2003 - Backlash: Bill Goldberg defeated the Rock with a spear and a jackhammer..
April 28, 2003 - RAW: Chris Jericho calls out Goldberg to inform him that there are a lot of people in the WWE that don't want him there..
May 5, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg beats up Rico & 3-Minute Warning and then shares a few dozen beers with Stone Cold Steve Austin..
May 12, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeats Christian in a steel cage match..
May 19, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg finds out that Chris Jericho was the one behind Goldberg almost getting run down by a car!
May 26, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg gets sprayed with Mace by Chris Jericho, who speared the blinded Goldberg in the ring!
June 2, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg goes after Chris Jericho, but accidentally spears referee Charles Robinson to the mat!
June 14, 2003 - WWE Live Event: Bill Goldberg appears at his first House Show since signing with the WWE in his hometown of Tulsa..
June 15, 2003 - Bad Blood: Bill Goldberg defeated Chris Jericho - spear, jackhammer, pin..
June 16, 2003 - RAW: Booker T & Bill Goldberg defeated Christian & Chris Jericho..
June 23, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg demolishes Rodney Mack in a 5-minute white boy challange in 25 seconds!
June 30, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg makes sure Rodney Mack is fully buried by demolishing him again in a NON match..
July 20, 2003 - House Show: Triple H defeated Bill Goldberg in their first ever one-on-one matchup..
July 21, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg finally confronts Triple H, who backs down instead of dealing with Goldberg's threats..
Reports that Bill Goldberg turned down Vince McMahon's personal request to fill in for the injured HHH on the Australian tour..
~~~Some say that this is why Goldberg lost his 1-on-1 title shot at Summerslam, and may not be with the company for much longer..
August 4, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg beats Ric Flair by DQ after Randy Orton, Triple H, HBK, Y2J & Kevin Nash run in!
August 11, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg speared, jacknifed, and pinned Ric Flair, even with Randy Orton as the special referee..
~~~Shawn Michaels came down to stop Randy Orton from cheating, and superkicked him out cold!
August 18, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg beat Randy Orton with help from Steve Austin and set off a series of events..
~~~Kevin Nash attacked Goldberg, Shawn Michaels superkicked Triple H, Chris Jericho chairshot on Shawn Michaels..
August 24, 2003 - Summerslam: Triple H beats Goldberg, Randy Orton, Y2J, Shawn Michaels & Kevin Nash in an Elimination Chamber..
~~~Goldberg cleaned house on everybody, and then was knocked out by a sledgehammer and pinned by Triple H..
September 1, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg / Maven / Shawn Michaels beat Triple H / Ric Flair / Randy Orton..
September 8, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg & Randy Orton vs Triple H & Ric Flair went to a NO CONTEST after triple-teaming Goldberg..
September 15, 2003 - RAW: Triple H throws a "Going Away Party" for Goldberg, but Goldberg shows up and gorilla press slams HHH!
September 21, 2003 - Unforgiven: Bill Goldberg FINALLY defeated Triple H to capture the World Heavyweight title!
September 22, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated Chris Jericho to retain the World title with interference from Bischoff & Austin..
September 29, 2003 - RAW: Triple H (taped segment) issues a $100,000 bounty to anybody who take "take Bill Goldberg out of the game"..
~~~Later on, Shawn Michaels & Bill Goldberg beat Ric Flair & Randy Orton by DQ when Rodney Mack interferes..
~~~Mark Henry also comes down and attacked HBK and busts him open, then drags him to the stage and stares down at Goldberg!
October 6, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated Mark Henry by DQ when Rodney Mack ran down and interfered..
~~~Shawn Michaels ran down for the attempted save, but got accidentally speared by Goldberg!
October 13, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg & Shawn Michaels defeated Randy Orton, Ric Flair & Mark Henry in a handicap match..
~~~After the match, Shawn Michaels accidentally superkicked Bill Goldberg and proclaimed that now they were even..
October 20, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg vs Shawn Michael is a draw when BATISTA appears and "takes out" Goldberg..
November 3, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg returns to RAW, saving GM Steve Austin from an Evolution beating -- + beer bash..
November 10, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated Batista by DQ when Triple H interfered with a sledgehammer..
November 16, 2003 - Survivor Series: Bill Goldberg used a sledgehammer to defeat Triple H dispite interference by members of Evolution..
November 17, 2003 - RAW: Triple H/Batista/Randy Orton defeated Bill Goldberg in a Handicap match..
~~~After the match, Kane came down to chase off Evolution, and then gave Goldberg a big chokeslam from hell!
November 24, 2003 - RAW ROULETTE: Bill Goldberg vs Triple H (NO CONTEST) Kane ran down and chokeslammed Goldberg again!
December 1, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg & Shawn Michaels & Rob Van Dam beat Batista & Randy Orton & Kane in the main event!
December 8, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated Kane by DQ in a Lumberjack Match when Randy Orton & Batista interfered!
December 14, 2003 - Armageddon: Triple H defeated Kane & Bill Goldberg in a triple threat to recapture the World title!
December 15, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg beat up The Coach & La Resistance and got "deactivated" by Eric Bischoff for 30 days..
January 4, 2004 - Z1 Hustle-1: Bill Goldberg beat Naoya Ogawa when heel-referee suddenly recovered as Goldberg went for pin..
Janaury 12, 2003 - RAW: Matt Hardy returned to RAW, demanding "unique" opponents.... Bill Goldberg squashes Matt Hardy..
Janaury 19, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg wins a Battle Royal to capture the #30 spot in the Royal Rumble this Sunday!
January 25, 2004 - Royal Rumble: Bill Goldberg entered the Rumble at #30 and eliminated Nunzio, Billy Gunn & Charlie Haas..
~~~Brock Lesnar (none participant) ran down and F5'd Bill Goldberg, leading to his elimination by Kurt Angle..
Janaury 26, 2004 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated The Coach in a NO DQ match, which was basically a handicap along with Mark Henry..
February 2, 2004 - RAW: Steve Austin gives Bill Goldberg a front row ticket to SD!'s No Way Out PPV to get closer to Brock Lesnar..
February 9, 2004 - RAW: Bill Goldberg accidentally spears Steve Austin, after a confrontation with Vince McMahon & Paul Heyman..
February 15, 2004 - No Way Out: Eddie Guerrero defeated Brock Lesnar after interference from Bill Goldberg to win the WWE title!!!!
February 2004: Bill Goldberg starts shooting "Santa's Slay" in Edmonton and will not work any WWE dates until Wrestlemania XX..
March 14, 2004 - Wrestlemania XX: Bill Goldberg defeated Brock Lesnar with Steve Austin as referee..
~~~After the match, Steve Austin STUNNED both Goldberg & Lesnar, who are both departing the WWE after Wrestlemania!
March 31, 2004: Bill Goldberg has reportedly entered into negotiations with the WWE to get a new contract with the company..
~~~Goldberg obviously has a list of demands, including more pay, less dates, more control, and a storyline with Steve Austin..
April 9, 2005: Bill Goldberg marrys movie stuntwoman Wanda Ferraton in the Florida Keys and will honeymoon in Hawaii..
June 2005: Bill Goldberg begins hosting a car-oriented show on the History Channel called "Automaniac"..