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Brian Fritz

Brian Fritz
Brian is the owner and editor-in-chief of Between The Ropes. He has also covered wrestling and MMA for The Orlando Sentinel and AOL Fanhouse and currently is a contributor for Sporting News. You can email Brian at fritz@betweentheropes.com and follow him on Twitter @BrianFritz.

TNA Wrestling TV Deal, WWE Survivor Series, and the Charlotte-Paige Angle with Scott Fishman


Brian Fritz talks with Scott Fishman of Channel Guide Magazine about TNA Wrestling’s new deal with POP TV, if this is a better fit than Destination America, who is backstage at NXT and who the company might bring in, Survivor Series and who will leave as WWE Champion, the controversial Charlotte-Paige storyline and more. Find Scott on Twitter @smFISHMAN. Enjoy ...

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WWE Raw Review Podcast: WWE Championship Tourney, Charlotte-Paige Angle and Survivor Series


Brian and Michael discuss WWE Raw from Monday night from The Undertaker and Kane feud against the Wyatt Family to the controversial angle between Charlotte and Paige to end the show as well as the WWE Championship tournament and how that could end at Survivor Series. Plus, they mix in some other news and notes including Ring of Honor and ...

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WWE World Heavyweight Title Tournament, Heel Turns and WrestleMania 32 with Eric Gargiulo


Brian Fritz breaks down the WWE World Heavyweight Championship tournament which will end at Survivor Series including who will be the final four and who is missing from it, possible heel turns and the possible effect on WrestleMania 32 with Eric Gargiulo of CamelClutchBlog.com. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep ...

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Kevin Eck on Current WWE Period, Roman Reigns, Returns and More


Brian Fritz talks with Kevin Eck of “The Eck Factor” blog about the current time in WWE and if he feels like it is a down period, the crop of young stars, if the perception of Roman Reigns is finally changing, the upcoming Ric Flair “30 for 30” documentary, Superstar Billy Graham and Alberto Del Rio returning to the company, ...

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‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin on WWE Raw Return, WrestleMania 32 and WWE 2K16


The Texas Rattlesnake “Stone Cold” Steve Austin joins the podcast as he talks about his recent return to WWE Raw for the first time in four years, if he has had his last match, all the buzz about a potential match against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 32, if he plans on being a part of that show, how he still ...

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WWE Raw Review 11/2/15: Survivor Series Elimination Style Match, New #1 Contender for Divas Title


It’s the Between The Ropes review of the 11/2/15 edition of WWE Raw. Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss all of the show including the latest between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins and new #1 contender Roman Reigns, the Wyatt Family and their feud with The Undertaker and Kane, the upcoming Survivor Series PPV, an excellent Divas match to ...

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WWE Raw Review 10/26/15: Roman Reigns Has a Big Night, Wyatt’s Still Reigning Terror


Brian Fritz and Justin Kendall are back for their WWE Raw Review 10/26/2015. The guys talk about the show including who is next in line to challenge Seth Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship following the mini-tournament ending in a Fatal 4-Way in the main event, the new, fresh matches and lots more from the show. Plus, they’ll take ...

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WWE Hell in a Cell 2015 Review


Brian Fritz and Justin Kendall review WWE Hell in a Cell 2015! The guys talk about all of the matches from The Undertaker versus Brock Lesnar to finish out their trilogy, Seth Rollins against Kane for the WWE World Heavyweight Champion, who the mystery opponent will be to challenge John Cena for the United States Championship and more. Plus, they ...

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Video: John Cena on ESPN SportsCenter


Last week, it was Seth Rollins appearing on ESPN SportsCenter as the first guest in the new weekly segment. This week, it was the WWE’s poster boy John Cena getting the spot. The current United States champion kept it light for part of the interview until Jonathan Coachman got serious, asking about his work with the Make a Wish Foundation ...

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Mike Johnson Talks WWE Ratings, Hell In A Cell and Star Wars


Brian talks with Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com about the new Star Wars movie and the madhouse of tickets going on sale Monday night. Then they get into the weird edition of Raw on Monday night, WWE ratings and what’s missing, what big match there could be on the horizon for WrestleMania 32 and lots more. Enjoy what we do? Support ...

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WWE Network “Breaking Ground” to Premiere for Free, William Shatner Narrating


There’s a lot of buzz for the upcoming debut of the WWE Network series “Breaking Ground” as we follow WWE-hopefulls as they train at the Performance Center.   WWE must have a lot of belief that this series will be a big hit as well as they’ve enlisted William Shatner (Captain Kirk!) as the narrator. Plus, the first episode will ...

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Randy Orton Sidelined with Shoulder Injury


Everyone watching Raw on Monday night — as well as Michael Cole and JBL who were broadcasting the show — were wondering where Randy Orton was. Not only was he not on the program but he was absent from the WWE’s tour of Mexico over the weekend. Earlier today on the Wrestling Observer podcast, Dave Meltzer noted that Orton is ...

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