American Wolves

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Title History

  • ROH World Tag Team Championship (2 times);
  • 2CW Tag Team Championship;
  • TNA tag team titles defeating Robbie E and Jessie Godderz (February 23, 2014);
  • TNA tag team titles defeating Robbie E, Jessie Godderz, and Zema Ion (April 27, 2014);

Career Highlights

  • The American Wolves are a professional wrestling tag team of Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, also known as The Wolves.
  • The American Wolves are wrestling for the American promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, and have previously wrestled for Ring of Honor (ROH) and Squared Circle Wrestling (2CW).
  • The American Wolveshave won the Tag Team Championships of both companies.
  • Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards started out as members of Larry Sweeney’s alliance Sweet N’ Sour Inc., but forged a tag team on their own.
  • As well as being a tag team unit, the two wrestlers have had strong singles careers, with Eddie Edwards being ROH’s first World Television Champion and the first to complete the Triple Crown Championship after winning the ROH World Championship, which he then went on to drop to Richards.
  • Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards were originally managed by Shane Hagadorn when they portrayed villainous characters, but later abandoned him to become fan favourites.
  • December 26, 2008 – Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers (Mark and Jay Briscoe) won a 3-WAY Tag Team Elimination match.
    • ~~~The Briscoes beat The American Wolves (Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards) and Nigel McGuiness and Claudio Castagnoli.

    • May 1, 2010 – 2CW: 2CW tag team champions Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Bruce Maxwell and TJ Cannon to retain the titles.

  • December 27, 2008 – ROH: Brent Albright and Roderick Strong and Erick Stevens beat Go Shiozaki and Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards.
  • ~~~After the match, the American Wolves walked out on Go Shiozaki and the crowd booed Shiozaki out of the building.
  • January 16, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves w/Larry Sweeney defeated Jay Briscoe and Roderick Strong.
  • January 17, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated Roderick Strong and Erick Stevens in a Lumberjack Strap match.
  • January 30, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Kevin Steen and El Generico defeated The American Wolves to retain the ROH Tag Team titles.
  • January 31, 2009 – Ring of Honor (PPV): Roderick Strong’s team defeated Sweet and Sour Inc. in a Steel Cage Warfare match.
  • ~~~Roderick Strong’s [babyface] team (Roderick Strong and Erick Stevens and Brent Albright and Ace Steel and Jay Briscoe).
  • ~~~Sweet and Sour Inc. (Adam Pearce and Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards and Tank Toland and Bobby Dempsey w/Larry Sweeney).
  • ~~~The conclusion of the match saw Bobby Dempsey finally turn on bloodied Larry Sweeney and did a running Cannonball!
  • March 13, 2009 – ROH: Chris Hero and Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards beat Kevin Steen and El Generico and Bobby Dempsey.
  • March 14, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Roderick Strong and Brent Albright defeated The American Wolves w/Larry Sweeney.
  • March 21, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Kevin Steen and El Generico defeated The American Wolves to retain ROH World Tag Team titles.
  • April 4, 2009 – ROH: Kevin Steen-El Generico-Jay Briscoe-Magno beat Chris Hero-Eddie Edwards-Davey Richards-Incognito.
  • April 9, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping (Episode #8): The American Wolves defeated Orange Cassidy and [INSERT].
  • April 9, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping (Episode #9): The American Wolves attacked Steen and Generico and demanded a title shot.
  • April 10, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping (Episode #11): Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards won the ROH World Tag Team titles!
  • ~~~The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated Kevin Steen and El Generico in a Tag Team Tables Match!
  • April 17, 2009 – ROH: Kevin Steen and El Generico and American Dragon beat Sylvain Grenier and Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • April 18, 2009 – ROH: The American Wolves w/Shane Hagadorn vs. American Dragon and Tyler Black ended in a 45:00 time limit draw
  • April 25, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated Kevin Steen and Jay Briscoe to retain the ROH Tag Team titles.
  • May 9, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated American Dragon and Kevin Steen to retain the ROH Tag Team titles
  • May 29, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping (Episode #15): The American Wolves beat American Dragon and Tyler Black to retain their titles.
  • May 30, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping (Episode #18):
  • ~~~The American Wolves and Chris Hero (w/Sara Del Rey and Shane Hagadorn) defeated KENTA and Kevin Steen and El Generico.
  • June 13, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated Kevin Steen and El Generico to retain the ROH Tag Team titles.
  • June 26, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated Roderick Strong and KENTA to retain the ROH Tag Team titles.
  • June 27, 2009 – Ring of Honor: Kevin Steen and El Generico defeated ROH Tag champs The American Wolves in a Non-title match.
  • August 14, 2009–ROH HDTV: KENTA and Bryan Danielson and Roderick Strong beat Chris Hero and Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • September 10, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping: Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Bryan Danielson and Roderick Strong.
  • September 11, 2009–ROH HDTV Taping: The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated The Young Bucks.
  • September 19, 2009–Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards (champions) by DQ.
  • September 25, 2009: Eddie Edwards suffered a broken elbow in his Boston Street Fight with “Mr. Wrestling” Kevin Steen.
  • September 26, 2009 – Ring of Honor: The American Wolves (champions) defeated Kevin Steen and El Generico in a Ladder match!
  • October 6, 2009: Eddie Edwards underwent surgery to have a steel plate and screws put into his injured arm (specifically elbow).
  • December 18, 2009–Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers and Rocky Romero defeated The American Wolves and Alex Kozlov.
  • December 19, 2009–Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The American Wolves to win the ROH World Tag Team titles.
  • January 8, 2010–Ring of Honor: The Young Bucks defeated The American Wolves in a #1 Contenders match.
  • January 9, 2010–Ring of Honor: The Dark City Fight Club (Kory Chavis and Jon Davis) defeated The American Wolves.
  • January 29, 2010–Ring of Honor: The Kings of Wrestling and The American Wolves beat The Briscoe Brothers and The Young Bucks.
  • March 19, 2010–Ring of Honor: Tyler Black and The Briscoe Brothers defeated Chris Hero and The American Wolves.

  • March 26, 2010–Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The American Wolves to retain the the ROH Tag Team titles.
  • March 27, 2010–Ring of Honor: El Generico and Colt Cabana defeated The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards).
  • April 1, 2010–Squared Circle Wrestling: The American Wolves defeated Up in Smoke to win the 2CW Tag Team titles.
  • April 23, 2010–Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated The Dark City Fight Club with a Double Submission finish.
  • May 1, 2010 – 2CW: 2CW tag team champions Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Bruce Maxwell and TJ Cannon to retain the titles.
  • June 20, 2010 – 2CW: 2CW tag team champions Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Cheech and Cloudy to retain the titles.
  • July 17, 2010–ROH TV Tapings: The American Wolves defeated The Super Smash Brothers (Player Uno and Player Dos).
  • July 22, 2010–Ring of Honor: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards).
  • July 23, 2010–Ring of Honor: The American Wolves defeated The Young Bucks (Nick and Matt Jackson).
  • July 24, 2010–Ring of Honor: Colt Cabana and El Generico defeated The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards).
  • August 22, 2010–2CW: Colin Delaney and Jimmy Olsen defeated Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards to win the 2CW Tag Team titles.
  • December 19, 2010–Square Circle Wrestling: The Motor City Machine Guns defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards in a 20:00 match.
  • January 1, 2011 Insanity Pro Wrestling: The Irish Airborne (Dave Crist and Jake Crist) defeated The American Wolves via pinfall.
  • February 19, 2011 Top Rope Promotions: The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated J. Freddie and Matt Magnum.
  • March 4, 2011 – PWG: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Johnny Yuma and Johnny Goodtime in the 1st round. The Young Bucks defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards in the semi-finals.
  • March 25, 2011 – 2CW: 2CW tag team champion Colin and Jimmy Olsen defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards to retain the titles.
  • April 2, 2011 ROH Honor Takes Center Stage Day 2: Wrestling’s Greatest Tag Team defeated The American Wolves via pinfall.
  • May 6, 2011 – ROH Revolution: Chris Hero and Claudio Castagnoli defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • June 17, 2011 – C4: C4 tag team champions Kevin Steen and Mike Bailey defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards to retain the titles.
  • June 26, 2011–Ring of Honor: Davey Richards defeated Eddie Edwards to win the ROH World championship!
  • July 8, 2011 – ROH Tag Team Turmoil: Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Roderick Strong and Michael Elgin.
  • July 9, 2011 – ROH No Escape: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Adam Cole and Kyle O’Reilly.
  • November 6, 2011 – ROH Gateway to Honor: Kenny King and Rhett Titus defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • November 12, 2011–ROH TV: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Roderick Strong and Michael Elgin.

  • December 10, 2011 – PWG: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Player Dos and Player Uno.
  • March 29, 2012–ROH Showdown in the Sun Night 1: ROH Champion Davey Richards defeated Eddie Edwards and Roderick Strong in a 3-way to retain.
  • December 16, 2012–ROH Final Battle: Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly.
  • January 18, 2013–ROH Hunt for Gold: ROH tag team champions The Briscoe Brothers defeated Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards to retain the titles.
  • February 23, 2013–ROH TV (Taped): Roderick Strong and redDRagon (Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly) defeated The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) and Michael Elgin.
  • March 2, 2013 – ROH TV: Roderick Strong, Kyle O’Reilly and Bobby Fish defeated Michael Elgin, Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • March 2, 2013 – ROH 11th Anniversary: The American Wolves defeated Forever Hooligans.
  • March 16, 2013 – ROH TV: Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated Tadarius Thomas and ACH.
  • March 30, 2013 – ROH War: The American Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander.
  • April 5, 2013 – ROH Super Card of Honor: ROH Tag Team Champions reDRagon defeated The American Wolves to retain the ROH Tag Team Titles.
  • May 11, 2013 – ROH Dragon’s Reign: The American Wolves defeated QT Marshall and RD Evans.
  • May 18, 2013 – ROH Relentless: The American Wolves defeated Rhett Titus and Cliff Compton.
  • June 8, 2013 – ROH TV (Taped): Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated The Briscoe Brothers.
  • June 22, 2013 – ROH Best in the World: The American Wolves defeated Adrenaline Rush.
  • July 4, 2013 – DTU: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Flamita and Hacker & Jinzo and Principe Halcon & Aeroboy and Violento Jack in a 4-way tag team match.
  • July 6, 2013 – DTU: Drastik Boy and Flamita defeated Daga and Eterno & Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards in a 3-way tag team match.
  • July 13, 2013 – ROH Reclamation: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Jay Lethal and Michael Elgin.
  • July 22, 2013 – ROH TV: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Mike Sydal and Zizou Middoux.
  • August 2, 2013 – NSPW: Ivan Sullivan and Razen defeated Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards.
  • August 3, 2013 – ROH All Star Extravaganza V: Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards defeated the Forever Hooligans to win the ROH tag team titles!
  • August 10, 2013 – ROH TV: Kevin Steen, Michael Elgin and Tommaso Ciampa defeated Davey Richards, Eddie Edwards and BJ Whitmer.
  • August 17, 2013 – ROH Manhattan Mayhem V: reDRagon (Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly) defeated the American Wolves to win the titles!
  • September 20, 2013 – ROH Death Before Dishonor: IWGP Junior heavyweight tag team champions Rocky Romero and Alex Kozlov defeated Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards to retain the titles.
  • November 16, 2013 – ROH Pursuit: Eddie Kingston and Homicide defeated Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards.
  • December 18, 2013 – NXT: WWE tag team champions The Ascension (Rick Viktor and Konnor O’Brian defeated Derek Billington and John Cahill in a non-title match.
  • Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards left ROH in 2013, and debuted for TNA in January 2014.

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling:

  • January 30, 2014 – TNA Impact: Davey Richards, Eddie Edwards and Samoa Joe defeated Jessie Godderz, Robbie E and Zema Ion.
  • February 7, 2014 – TNA Live Event: Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E and Jessie Godderz by disqualification.
  • February 13, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) and Samoa Joe defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E and Jessie Godderz and Zema Ion in a 6-man tag team match.
  • February 20, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated Christopher Daniels and Kazarian.
  • February 23, 2014 – TNA Live Event: The Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E and Jessie Godderz to win the titles!
  • February 27, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: Robbie E & Jessie Godderz defeated TNA tag team champions the Wolves and Christopher Daniels & Kazarian in a non-title triple threat match.
  • March 6, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: MVP and the TNA tag team champions the Wolves fought Bobby Roode, Austin Aries, and Robbie E to a ‘no contest’ in an “Elimination Match for a Lethal Lockdown Man Advantage”.
  • March 9, 2014 – Lockdown: Team MVP (MVP, the Wolves, and Willow) defeated Team Dixie (Bobby Roode, Robbie E, Jessie Godderz, and Austin Aries) in a Lethal Lockdown match.
  • ~~~Special referee: Bully Ray
  • March 20, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions Robbie E & Jessie Godderz defeated the Wolves and Seiya Sanada & Tigre Uno in a triple threat match to retain the titles.
  • March 27, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves defeated TNA world heavyweight champion Magnus and Abyss.
  • April 10, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves defeated TNA tag team champions Zema Ion (replacing Robbie E) and Jessie Godderz by disqualification when Robbie E interfered.  Bromans retains the titles.
  • April 17, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves defeated TNA tag team champions Zema Ion (replacing Robbie E) and Jessie Godderz by disqualification when Robbie E interfered. Bromans retains the titles.
  • April 27, 2014 – Sacrifice: The Wolves defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E, Jessie Godderz, and Zema Ion in a “3-on-2″ handicap match to win the titles.
  • May 1, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Seiya Sanada and TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated Robbie E, Jessie Godderz, and Zema Ion in a 6-man tag team match.
  • May 8, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated Robbie E and Jessie Godderz in a ladder match to retain the titles.
  • May 29, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: MVP, Kenny King, and Bobby Lashley defeated the TNA tag team champions the Wolves and Austin Aries in a 6-man tag team match.
  • June 5, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: Eddie Edwards defeated Davey Richards.
  • ~~~The tag team partners were forced to wrestle.
  • ~~~They staged a match with no real competition between them.
  • June 19, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated Austin Aries & Samoa Joe and Abyss & Willow in a triple threat match to retain the titles.
  • June 19, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated Bram and Magnus to retain the titles.
  • June 28, 2014 – NEW: Davey Richards defeated Tommaso Ciampa.
  • July 6, 2014 – W-1: TNA tag team champions Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards defeated Koji Kanemoto and Minoru Tanaka to retain the titles.
  • July 3, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated the Menagerie (The Freak & Knux) and the BroMans in a triple-threat match to retain the titles.
  • July 10, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA tag team champions the Wolves defeated the Magnus and Bram to retain the titles.

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