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On this date in WWF history: The Rock vs. Mankind in a 'Deadly Game' at Survivor Series

On November 15, 1998, World Wrestling Federation (WWF) unveiled the "Deadly Game" tournament at Survivor Series for the vacant WWF championship.


The Rock defeated Mankind by submission to win the belt in a very Montreal Screwjobish-type of finish that was a catalyst for "The Brahma Bull" turning heel and joining The Corporation.

Parts 2-4, which includes stunners, McMahons and a whole lot more, after the jump.

How about it Cagesiders, what was your initial reaction to the "Deadly Game?" Was it overshadowed by the convoluted ending?

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