- Name's the Same: Not to be confused with the WCW tag team the Patriots.
- Real Song Theme Tune: The Trooper used U2's "Desire" in the AWA.
- Deep Purple's "Dead Or Alive" in the AWA and AJPW.
- John Philip Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever" in WCW.
- Recycled Soundtrack: WWE recycled his theme for Kurt Angle, only with less bells and more guitar.
- What Could Have Been: Was supposed to have been on Team USA (with Vader, Goldust and Marc Mero) against Team Canada (Davey Boy Smith/Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart/Doug Furnas/Phil LaFon) at Survivor Series 1997 but his triceps injury prevented that. Steve Blackman got the spot instead.
Trivia / Del Wilkes