Rick Steiner, born Robert Rechsteiner on March 9, 1961, is a retired American professional wrestler who was active from the mid-1980s to the mid-2000s.
He is best known for his tag team partnership with his brother Scott Steiner, with whom he formed The Steiner Brothers.
During their career, The Steiner Brothers became one of the most successful tag teams in wrestling history, winning championships in a variety of promotions, including the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW).
Rick Steiner was known for his signature moves, including the Steiner Bulldog (a jumping bulldog), the Steiner Screwdriver (a piledriver), and the Steiner Recliner (a camel clutch).
He was also recognized for his athletic ability and his amateur wrestling background, which he incorporated into his in-ring style.
After retiring from professional wrestling, Steiner opened a Shoney’s restaurant in Acworth, Georgia, which he still owns and operates.
He has also made occasional appearances on the independent wrestling circuit and has been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of The Steiner Brothers.
Rick Steiner Siblings: Meet Scott Steiner
Rick Steiner has one sibling, his younger brother Scott Steiner, who is also a retired professional wrestler.
The two brothers formed The Steiner Brothers tag team in the mid-1980s, and they went on to become one of the most successful tag teams in wrestling history, winning championships in various promotions such as the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW).