Most known for his shows in the WCW, he held the NWA Country wide Tag Team Tournament double in 1985 only; his signature completing move was the Russian legsweep. He began his profession at age 19, when he performed in Southeastern Tournament Wrestling. He authorized using the WWE in 2006, where he was both a wrestler and a maker. He wedded Lori Spranz on Oct 17, 1998, and was wedded to her until his loss of life; they had one young child, a child named Jillian, who was simply given birth to in 2001. He received the 1991 WCW Globe Six-Man Tag Group Tournament with teammates Michael Hayes and Jimmy Garvin.