Monday marks 29 years since the death of Bruiser Brody — one of the all-time great wrestling characters — who was stabbed in a backstage altercation in Puerto Rico. SunSport looks back at one of the most controversial deaths in the history of pro wrestling. Who was Bruiser Brody? With his 6-foot-8, 280-pound frame and...
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