The Rockers



Wrestled In: NWA / AWA / WWF

Debut: 1986

Alternate Names: The Midnight Rockers(AWA)

Disbanded: 1992 (Michaels turned on Jannetty)

Finishing Maneuver: Double Flying Headbutt, Rocker Dropper

Other Related Websites:
The Rockers - Online World of Wrestling Bio
The Rockers - Wikipedia Bio

Wrestlers
Marty Jannetty
Shawn Michaels


History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (9 - 13, 1 DCO, 1 DDQ)
- AWA Wrestlerock (April 20, '86) = The Midnight Rockers (Jannetty & Michaels) were beaten by Doug Somers & Buddy Rose.
- AWA Battle By The Bay (June '86) = The Midnight Rockers & Curt Hennig defeated Buddy Rose, Doug Somers, & Alexis Smirnoff.
- AWA Brawl In St. Paul (December '86) = The Midnight Rockers won a Steel Cage match over Doug Somers & Buddy Rose.
- AWA SuperClash II ('87) = The Midnight Rockers & Ray Stevens defeated Doug Sommers, Buddy Wolfe, & Kevin Kelly.
- WWF Survivor Series '88 = The Rockers (Jannetty & Michaels), the Powers of Pain, the Hart Foundation, the British Bulldogs, & the Young Stallions won a "Tag-Team Elimination" Match over Demolition, the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers, the Brain Busters, the Conquistadors, & the Bolsheviks.
- WWF Royal Rumble '89 = The Rockers competed in the "Royal Rumble", which was won by Big John Studd.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #20 (February '89) = The Rockers fought the Brain Busters to a Double Countout.
- WWF Wrestlemania V ('89) = The Rockers lost to the Twin Towers (Akeem & the Big Boss Man).
- WWF Summerslam '89 = The Rockers & Tito Santana fell to Rick Martel & the Rougeau Brothers.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #24 (October '89) = The Rockers defeated the Brain Busters in a "3 Falls" Match.
- WWF Survivor Series '89 = The Rockers, Jim Neidhart, & the Ultimate Warrior won an "Elimination" Match against Arn Anderson, Bobby Heenan, & the Colossal Connection.
- WWF Royal Rumble '90 = The Rockers competed in the "Royal Rumble", which was won by Hulk Hogan.
- WWF Wrestlemania VI ('90) = The Rockers lost via Count-Out to the Oriental Express.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #26 (April '90) = The Rockers fought the Hart Foundation to a Double Disqualification.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #27 (July '90) = The Rockers lost to Demolition, who retained the WWF Tag Titles.
- WWF Summerslam '90 = The Rockers were counted out, giving the win to Power and Glory (Paul Roma & Hercules).
- WWF Survivor Series '90 = The Rockers, Jake "The Snake" Roberts, & "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka lost an "Elimination" Match to Rick Martel, the Warlord and Power & Glory.
- WWF Royal Rumble '91 = The Rockers defeated the Oriental Express.
- WWF Wrestlemania VII ('91) = The Rockers beat Haku & the Barbarian.
- SWS Wrestlefest (March '91) = The Rockers lost to the Hart Foundation (Bret Hart & Jim Neidhart).
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #29 (April '91) = The Rockers competed in a "Battle Royale", which was won by Mr. Perfect.
- SWS Sumo Hall '91 (June) = The Rockers defeated Power & Glory.
- WWF Survivor Series '91 = The Rockers & the Bushwhackers lost an "Elimination" Match to the Beverly Brothers & the Nasty Boys.
- SWS Super Wrestle (December '91) = The Rockers lost to George & Shunji Takano.

Title Summary:
- NWA Central States Tag-Team Champion (Midnight Rockers) (5/15/86 - 5/22/86)
- AWA World Tag-Team Champion (Midnight Rockers) (1/27/87 - 5/25/87)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion (Midnight Rockers) (10/26/87 - 11/16/87)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) (Midnight Rockers) (11/22/87 - 12/27/87)
- AWA World Tag-Team Champion(2) (Midnight Rockers) (12/27/87 - 3/19/88)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 2 3rd RUs)
- 1986 Tag-Team of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Midnight Rockers)
- 1990 Match of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Royal Rumble)