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WWE TLC Review, Matt Morgan on running for office

Bonus podcast! Another one as Brian Fritz discusses WWE TLC including Kurt Angle’s long-awaited return to the ring in the main event match, Braun Strowman possible turn, AJ Styles vs. Finn Balor, and possible upcoming storylines on Raw Monday night and beyond. Then, a conversation with former WWE and Impact wrestler Matt Morgan on running for public office in Central ...

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Major WWE TLC shakeup; Kurt Angle and AJ Styles added to show

Sunday bonus podcast! Brian and Michael discuss the major shakeup to WWE TLC with Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt out due to illness and Kurt Angle now in the main event along with AJ Styles as the new opponent for Bray Wyatt. (Note: the guys talk about the main event is a TLC steel cage match which is not the case and it’s ...

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WWE’s Failure to Build Shows, 2K18 Review, Brock Lesnar vs Jinder Mahal

Brian and Michael discuss the WWE’s current lull leading into WWE TLC, The Shield moving forward, the company having trouble building shows and to a younger audience, Bullet Club influence on the wrestling business, the champion vs. champion match between Brock Lesnar and Jinder Mahal at Survivor Series, Neville likely on his way out of WWE, and plenty of your ...

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WWE Hell in a Cell Recap and Fallout, The Shield Reunite

Brian and Michael discuss WWE Hell in a Cell including Shane McMahon doing another crazy stunt to the fallout from the show, Sami Zayn turning heel and aligning with his nemesis/BFF Kevin Owens, The Shield back together again and what matches they could have through the end of the year, WWE not taking advantage of some of its stars, where ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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WWE No Mercy Reax, Is Roman Reigns The Top Guy?

Brian and Michael look back at the WWE No Mercy show from its hot start to its cold ending, comparing the rise of Roman Reigns to past superstars and if he is the top guy now after beating John Cena, not pulling the trigger on Braun Strowman in his match with Brock Lesnar, the week in WWE TV, Bullet Club invading ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Impact Wrestling Troubles, John Cena v Roman Reigns Part Deux

Brian and Michael discuss the latest round of major issues for Impact Wrestling from Jeff Jarrett being forced out to major financial problems and why the company has been unable to get back on track for years, the week in WWE including another verbal showdown between John Cena and Roman Reigns to Kevin Owens owning SmackDown, Ric Flair back to ...

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John Cena Shoots on Roman Reigns, WWE Hotshotting Matches

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss John Cena shooting down Roman Reigns in their promo showdown on ‘Raw’ and if WWE should embrace more reality-based segments, if the WWE is giving away big matches too quickly and what their mentality is these days, how the WWE Network fits into all of this, Asuka leaving NXT her next step, Southpaw Regional ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Recapping the 2017 NJPW G1 Climax with John Pollack

Brian Fritz is joined by the Fight Network’s John Pollock as they recap the 2017 NJPW G1 Climax including Tetsuya Naito winning the tournament for the second time, the countless incredible matches including Okada vs. Omega III, if this is the greatest G1 of all-time, the dramatic return of Shibata, whether or not the format should be changed, and what ...

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WWE SummerSlam Grows, Possible Superstar Shakeup with Jason Powell

Brian Fritz is joined by Jason Powell of ProWrestling.net as they discuss WWE SummerSlam which continues to grow, why it looks like Charlotte and Becky Lynch won’t be on that show, if UFC champion Jon Jones should be at ringside for the main event, and a possible superstar shakeup coming and who could be on the move including NXT call-ups. Enjoy ...

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John Cena and Brock Lesnar WWE Future, SummerSlam Taking Shape

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss the WWE future of both John Cena and Brock Lesnar, what it could mean for the company going forward, how SummerSlam is coming together and if Cena will be a part of it, how the brand split is working, WWE cutbacks, the Hardy’s moving forward with the “Broken Universe”, and take your questions. Enjoy what ...

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Seth Rollins Talks ‘Armed Response’, Kenny King on ‘The Bachelorette’

Brian Fritz talks with WWE superstar Seth Rollins about his upcoming movie “Armed Response”, the process of making the movie, fight scenes, going through rehab while making it, his return to the ring, and Kurt Angle coming to Raw. Then, Ring of Honor’s Kenny King discusses his experience of being on the current season of ABC’s “The Bachelorette”, making it ...

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Battleground Review, WWE Stumbles Towards SummerSlam

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman look back at WWE Battleground, the return of the Great Khali, storytelling issues and hotshotting matches heading towards SummerSlam, NXT debuts, GFW champion suspended, and your questions. 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! ...

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