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‘You Can’t Wrestle’ Doesn’t Apply to John Cena

For years, John Cena has been the bane of the existence of legions of wrestling fans. Long accused of burying young talent, monopolizing the main event scene, entrenching the WWE in the PG-era, cutting painfully-silly promos, and hindering the overall progress of the company. Once the edgy, throwback-jersey wearing anti-hero, cheered by the majority of the WWE Universe, Cena has ...

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A Look at Brock Lesnar: The Beast Incarnate

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will make it possible for us to do even more! Wrestling fans everywhere will thank you His Mystique Brock Lesnar comes from a family of farmers and spends his wages from WWE in gaining more land. According to Paul Heyman, he likes hunting and is a devoted family man. A far cry from the stories ...

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Booking In Today’s WWE is Harder Than You Think

If you’re a wrestling fan, then you probably agree with the rest of the world that there’s plenty to complain about with the current product. Usually, these complaints boil down to one thing: bad booking. “Burying” the Internet Wrestling Community’s favorite wrestler is considered the perfect pastime for the staff at WWE. The issue isn’t as simple as making Daniel Bryan ...

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The Confederate flag has no place in pro wrestling

The Confederate battle flag has a long and unfortunate history in professional wrestling. The rebel flag has been worn by the Fabulous Freebirds, the Godwinns, the Briscoe Brothers and many others. They’ve painted their faces with the Battle Flag of Northern Virginia. They’ve worn it on sequined robes and trunks. Some have even fashioned it into masks. And it’s time ...

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Wrestling Fix – Daily Links: Seth Rollins Helps the NBA Champ, WWE 2K16 and Cody Rhodes Beautiful Eulogy

Providing your daily fix of wrestling links from around the blogosphere.  Summer is here. Yes, a WWE Hall of Famer is running for President — again. The reaction to his announcement was spectacular. [Mashable] WWE Champion Seth Rollins’ Raw promo helped pump up the Golden State Warriors before the decisive Game 6 of the NBA Finals. [Sports Illustrated] 2K Sports ...

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Wrestling Fix – Daily Links: WWE Money in the Bank 2015, Young Bucks AMA and Ric Flair Crashes Show

Providing your daily fix of wrestling links from around the blogosphere.  Throwback Stacy Kiebler. Check out our Money in the Bank recap and our post-game video too. Sheamus had quite the tweet after the MITB ladder match. [Twitter] One match has already been announced for WWE Battleground. [ProWrestling.net] Mark Henry on what went too far in the Attitude Era. [Digital ...

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