Wrestlers who Virgil has Managed:
- AWA International Heavyweight title defeating Big Bubba winning a Tournament (January 5, 1987);
- AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Rocky Johnson defeating Big Bubba & Goliath (April 6, 1987);
- Million Dollar Title defeating Ted DiBiase (August 26, 1991 – Summerslam);
In The Beginning:
- 1987: Mike Jones wrestled as “Soul Train Jones” in the Tennessee-based Mid-Southern Wrestling promotion..
- January 5, 1987: Soul Train Jones defeated Big Bubba (Fred Ottman) to win the AWA International Heavyweight title in Memphis..
- April 6, 1987: Soul Train Jones & Rocky Johnson defeated Big Bubba & Goliath for the AWA Southern Tag Team titles..
World Wrestling Federation – Virgil:
- Mike Jones got his big break in the WWF as Ted Debiase‘s bodyguard “Virgil”, a very controversial gimmick..
- Virgil would often take the brunt of Ted DiBiase’s evil actions from top faces such as Hulk Hogan, Macho Man & Jake Roberts..
- March 25, 1990–Prime Time Wrestling: “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase w/Virgil defeated Red Rooster.
- January 19, 1991 – Royal Rumble: Ted DiBiase & Virgil defeated Dusty & Dustin Rhodes in a tag team match..
- ~~~After the match, DiBiase was especially mean towards Virgil and ordered him to put the million dollar belt around his waist..
- ~~~Virgil dropped the belt, but then picked it on DiBiase’s orders, but instead whacked DiBiase accross the forehead with it!!!
- March 24, 1991 – Wrestlemania 7: Virgil defeated Ted DiBiase w/Sherri Martel by count-out with help from Roddy Piper..
- August 26, 1991 – Summerslam: Virgil defeated Ted DiBiase to win the Million Dollar championship!
- November 27, 1991 – Survivor Series: Ric Flair/DiBiase/Mountie/Warlord defeated Piper/Virgil/Bulldog/Bret Hart..
- December 3, 1991 – Tuesday in Texas: Ted DiBiase & The Repo Man defeated Virgil & Tito Santana..
- January 19, 1992 – Royal Rumble: Virgil entered at #23 but was eliminated by Hacksaw Jim Duggan..
- April 5, 1992 – Wrestlemania 8: Duggan/Slaughter/Virgil/Bossman defeated The Mountie/Repo Man/Nasty Boys..
- ~~~Jerry Sags accidentally knocked out Brian Knobbs and Virgil pinned him for the victory!
- April, 19, 1992 – UK Rampage: The Mountie defeated Virgil..
- August 29, 1992 – Summerslam: Nailz defeated Virgil..
- November 24, 1992 – Survivor Series: Yokozuna defeated Virgil..
- December 26, 1992–Superstars of Wrestling: Virgil defeated John Rechner.
- January 24, 1993 – Royal Rumble: Virgil entered at #6 but was eliminated by The Berzerker..
- April 5, 1993 – RAW: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Virgil..
- April 19, 1993 – RAW: Razor Ramon defeated Virgil..
- September 6, 1993 – RAW: Adam Bomb defeated Virgil..
- November 1, 1993 – RAW: Adam Bomb defeated Virgil..
- January 22, 1994 – Royal Rumble: Virgil entered at #10 but was eliminated by Diesel..
- March 7, 1994 – RAW: Jeff Jarrett defeated Virgil…
- April 11, 1994 – RAW: Diesel defeated Virgil..
World Championship Wrestling:
- Mike Jones resurfaced in World Championship Wrestling as a member of the new World order, as the bodyguard of Ted DiBiase!
- He became known as “Vincent” a knock on World Wrestling Federation owner (former employer), Vincent Kennedy McMahon..
- August 4, 1997–Nitro: Booker T w/Stevie Ray defeated Vincent (After the match the Harlem Heat attacked Vincent).
- December 15, 1997–Nitro: Ray Traylor (aka the Big Bossman) defeated Vincent.
- December 28, 1997 – Starrcade: Scott Norton & Vincent & Randy Savage beat The Steiner Brothers & Ray Traylor w/Ted DiBiase.
- Vincient fell into the nWo B-Team with Scott Norton, Brian Adams, Stevie Ray & Horace, who often fought amungst themselves..
- March 14, 1999 – Uncensored: Stevie Ray defeated Vincent in a Harlem Street Fight.
- March 28, 1999–Nitro: Konnan defeated Vincent.
- April 5, 1999–Nitro: Stevie Ray defeated Vincent.
- June 14, 1999–Nitro: Curt Hennig & Barry Windham defeated Brian Adams & Vincent.
World Championship Wrestling – West Texas Rednecks:
- Mike Jones eventually changed his gimmick to “Shane” (a knock on Shane McMahon)..
- Mike Jones later joined the West Texas Rednecks, and became known as “Curly Bill”..
- Mike Jones would later wrestle under his real name, and job to many stars on WCW’s Saturday Night program..Mike Jones’ WCW nickname of Vincent was a knock on Vince McMahon, and his latter name-change to Shane was a knock of Shane McMahon, but his original WWF name of Virgil was actually a shot at Dusty Rhodes (Real Name: Virgil Runnels).
- Late 2000: Mike Jones announced he was to retire from professional wrestling and was going to be a math teacher.
- January 29, 2005 – WrestleReunion: Virgil participated in a Legends Battle Royal which was won by Greg “The Hammer” Valentine..
- April 2006: Mike Jones announced that he missed wrestling and was going to return to wrestling and quit as a math teacher.
- Mike Jones occasionally appeared at Sports Trading Card shows in the Cleveland, Ohio area…
- March 5, 2006–World Wrestling Legends PPV: Rick Steiner defeated Virgil in a squash..
- April 2006: Doink The Clown (Dusty Wolfe) went on tour in Korea, Japan, Guam, and Hawaii (Virgil defeated Doink)..
- October 26, 2006–International Championship Wrestling: Virgil defeated Doink The Clown..
- November 28, 2008 Next Era Wrestling: Virgil & Patrick O’Malley defeated Ryot & Superbeast.
- November 27, 2009 Great Canadian Wrestling: Virgil w/Jamie Virtue defeated Tyler Tirva by submission.
- November 28, 2009 Great Canadian Wrestling: Virgil defeated “Bam Bam” Bruno Davis.
- March 25, 2010–TWE: Jimmy Snuka & Bushwhacker Luke & Adam Slapoweitz beat Honky Tonk Man & Virgil & Celene Jian..
- April 10, 2010–International Wrestling Cartel: The Million Dollar Muscle Machine (Jimmy DeMarco & Virgil & Lumberjack Leroux & Doink the Clown) w/Ted DiBiase defeated The Billion Dollar Bone Breakers (Shane Taylor & Lord Zoltan & Dave Crist & Jake Crist) w/Chest Flexor.
Brief Return to the WWE:
- May 17, 2010–RAW: Ted DiBiase Jr. w/Virgil defeated Yoshi Tatsu…
- May 23, 2010–Over The Limit: R-Truth defeated Ted DiBiase Jr. w/Virgil..
- May 24, 2010–RAW: RAW guest host Jon Lovitz taught Santino how to do a silly death grip which he successfully used on Virgil..
- ~~~Ted DiBiase Jr. w/Virgil had come out during a talent contest and tried to buy a fan’s glass eye – but the fan refused to sell it..
- June 7, 2010–WWE Viewer’s Choice: Ted DiBiase w/Virgil lured the cast of the A-Team into a room and filled it full of gas..
- June 14, 2010–RAW: The Big Show & Mark Feuerstein (celebrity guest host) defeated Ted DiBiase Jr. & Virgil in a tag team match..
- ~~After the match, Ted DiBiase stuffed a $100 bill down Virgil’s throat – but then went back and took the $100 back (what an insult!)
- June 21, 2010–RAW: Ted DiBiase Jr. dumped Virgil and brought in Maryse to be his “Sensational Sherri”..