Home » Brian Fritz (page 3)

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 btrfritz@gmail.com.

Shield Reunion Coming, Enjoyment of NXT + WWE Hell in a Cell Preview

Brian Fritz and Spencer Davies discuss the recent NXT tapings (spoilers!) and why the brand continues to be more enjoyable than the main WWE product, how WWE does not understand some of its talent and their characters, and the upcoming reunion of The Shield. Plus, a preview of Hell in Cell along with some talk about the new NWA and remembering the ...

Read More »

Dave Lagana on Rebuilding the NWA, Gary Cappetta Talks BodySlams Show

Brian Fritz talks with Dave Lagana on working with new NWA owner Billy Corgan to rebuild the brand, balancing the history of the brand while also presenting something new, utilizing social media, when and where they will roll out shows, and what they are looking for out of their talent. Then, legendary ring announcer Gary Michael Cappetta talks about his ...

Read More »

WWE No Mercy Preview, Jinder Mahal Controversy, Remembering ‘The Brain’

Brian and Michael remember the late great Bobby ‘The Brain’ Heenan, discuss the return of Starrcade in North Carolina, look back at the week in WWE TV including the Jinder Mahal controversy, a preview of Sunday’s WWE No Mercy PPV including Brock Lesnar vs. Braun Strowman and John Cena vs. Roman Reigns, Impact Wrestling notes and rebranding (again), items on ...

Read More »

ROH champ Cody on Current Run, Josh Mathews talks Impact’s future

Brian Fritz is joined by Ring of Champion Cody as they discuss his current title run, why he feels more connected to his legendary father Dusty Rhodes than ever before, his wrestling future, and working alongside the Young Bucks. Then, a conversation with Impact Wrestling announcer Josh Mathews on ‘Bound for Glory’ heading to Canada, reports that the company is ...

Read More »

Hurricane Irma, Kevin Owens Makes Vince Bleed, Monsters Collide

Brian and Michael are back for a mega pod! The guys discuss Hurricane Irma and Brian experiencing it first-hand in Central Florida, The Miz and Maryse’s announcement, the big angle involving Kevin Owens and Vince McMahon and what this could do for KO, Brock Lesnar and Braun Strowman’s latest interaction and what this should lead to, the Mae Young Classic, how ...

Read More »

WWE SummerSlam + NXT TakeOver, Beach Balls and Daniel Bryan Returning?

Brian and Michael recap WWE ”SummerSlam’ and ‘NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III’, Adam Cole’s exciting debut, Booby Roode call-up to ‘SmackDown’, beach balls at WWE events and if they are fun or rude, Daniel Bryan’s likely return to the ring and what company it should be with, the Brock Lesnar – Jon Jones super-fight that could have been, injuries, and your ...

Read More »

Braun Strowman on his Love of Chipotle, Ready for Big Opportunity at WWE SummerSlam 2017

WWE superstar Braun Strowman talks about his love for Chipotle and his regular giant-sized order, what his two years on the main roster have been like, being in the main event of SummerSlam 2017 for the WWE Universal Championship and the new 2K18 game. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our ...

Read More »

WWE star Alexa Bliss Ready to Prove Herself at SummerSlam 2017, Love for Talking Smack

WWE Raw Women’s champion Alexa Bliss talks about her big match against Sasha Banks at SummerSlam 2018 and how much she enjoyed Talking Smack and what it did for her career. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! Make ...

Read More »

NJPW G1 Climax Excited, WWE SummerSlam Preview

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss the NJPW G1 Climax and that promotion moving into 2018, the week in WWE from Baron Corbin’s MITB cash-in flub to Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins reuniting and preview this weekend’s NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III and WWE SummerSlam events including predictions for the matches and what is coming next. Enjoy what we do? Support Between ...

Read More »

Drew McIntyre Talks NXT TakeOver, Gail Kim on Winding Down Her Career

Brian Fritz talks with NXT superstar Drew McIntyre about his big main event match at Saturday’s TakeOver: Brooklyn III against Booby Roode for the NXT Championship, his journey back to the company, and working with Shawn Michaels. Then, GFW star Gail Kim discusses her championship match against Sienna this Thursday night at Destination X, the decision to end her 17-year ...

Read More »