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NXT TakeOver and WWE SummerSlam Recap, The Shield Returns

Brian Fritz and Jason Powell of ProWrestling.net discuss NXT TakeOver including the latest chapter in the Tommaso Ciampa – Johnny Gargano rivalry, WWE SummerSlam with Roman Reigns finally defeating Brock Lesnar to win the Universal Championship, The Shield making their return on RAW to gang up on Braun Strowman, Becky Lynch and Charlotte being miscast in their feud, upcoming WWE ...

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Vince Bringing Back XFL?, Clash of Champions Review, Women’s Movement

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss rumors of the XFL’s return, if it makes sense for Vince McMahon to sell the WWE right now, Clash of Champions and fallout from the show, the announcement of the women’s Royal Rumble and where the women’s movement is now in WWE, Hideo Itami’s debut on Monday, if we’ll be watching Raw on Christmas night, ...

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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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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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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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WWE Raw Review 10/19/15: Hell in a Cell Hype, The Shield Re-Unites

Brian and Michael talk immediately after WWE Monday Night Raw for another edition of Between the Ropes looking at Brock Lesnar’s return to RAW, The Undertaker coming back, rumors of Tyler Breeze going to the main roster from NXT, and more! Plus, they’ll give Hell in a Cell predictions along with some other news and notes. And they’ll be answering ...

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Missed ConNXTions

Despite saturating cable television with hours of weekly programming, the best wrestling show each week is usually on the WWE Network. Since debuting in its current incarnation, in 2014, NXT has been the gold standard for pure in-ring action, allowing their young superstars and divas a low-risk opportunity for prolonged matches and live promos, preparing many of them for their ...

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Best Creative Surprise of the Year (2014)

While the in-ring product sells tickets, and the long-term stories sell merchandise, surprises what keep fans coming back for more; unpredictability is the cornerstone of the modern wrestling product. But in year chocked-full of big moments, with historic names like Hulk Hogan, Sting, and The Rock hanging around, which one reigned supreme? Read on for our picks for “Best Creative ...

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