Jason Agnew & Braden Herrington return to chat Halloween, lots of food talk, WWE 2K16, this week’s NXT and more!
John Pollock welcomes UFC middlweight champion Chris Weidman to discuss Luke Rockhold fight and respond to Rockhold’s comments, Bellator lightweight Michael Chandler is on the show, a busy week of news and more.
John Pollock and Court Bauer discuss the return of Alberto Del Rio to WWE and impact on AAA, The Young Bucks sign with ROH, WrestleMania next year, Hulk Hogan’s WCW contract, how WWE segments are doing on ESPN and more.
John Pollock and Wai Ting review the WCW’s Halloween Havoc from October of 1993, with Spin the Wheel and Make the Deal as Big Van Vader took on Cactus Jack in the main event. We paint the picture of WCW during this time period, Eric Bischoff’s rise to power, the booking of the finishes on this card, the incredible opening to this pay-per-view, tasers, escorts, “Psycho” Sid and Whoomp there it is!
John Pollock and Wai Ting review Monday’s Raw from San Diego, a #1 contender emerges out of the show, fall out from Hell in a Cell, the creation of “MexAmerica”, Steve Austin cameo, Dean Ambrose cameo and no John Cena.
John Pollock and Jimmy Korderas go through the WWE Hell in a Cell card from Los Angeles with Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker, Bray Wyatt vs. Roman Reigns, a big angle to close the show and the return of Alberto Del Rio.
Jason Agnew and Dan “The Mouth” Lovranski review the WWE Hell in a Cell show from L.A., welcome Bubba Ray Dudley and Dave Meltzer to the show, Title Bout Trivia, weekly Q&A and lots more!
A week late but just as great – episode two of KEEP IT 100 features a road trip to Baltimore. Nate & Brian sit down for a Charm City chat with Maryland Championship Wrestling performer and blues musician Kelly Bell. There’s also a story from former WWE Creative member and Baltimore Sun reporter Kevin Eck about growing up when Baltimore was the frontline for the original wrestling war – the WWF versus the NWA.
Jason Agnew & Braden Herrington return to chat about all sorts of stuff! Back to the Future Day, Justin Trudeau, Tyler Breeze’s Smackdown debut and if it will work, James Storm’s “surprise” debut in NXT, this week’s episode of NXT, your feedback and much more!
John Pollock goes through the changes to the UFC card in Dublin with the main event change, then chats with Valerie Letourneau ahead of her title fight at UFC 193, plus Robin Black and David Mullins discuss “The Mentality of Combat Sports”.
John Pollock and Jimmy Korderas run through the WWE Hell in a Cell card this Sunday in Los Angeles with Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker and Bray Wyatt vs. Roman Reigns in Hell in a Cell matches, Seth Rollins defends the WWE title against Kane and John Cena’s holds an open challenge for the U.S. title.
John Pollock and Court Bauer chat the Raw numbers, their deal with ESPN, how Raw did in Canada, Mistic 2.0., Randy Orton injured, changing the format of Raw, ROH news, Great Khali, Ronda Rousey after Marvel role and lots more.
John Pollock and Wai Ting review one of the best wrestling shows in history with Dream Slam, promoted by All Japan Women and featuring the likes of Manami Toyota, Akira Hokuto, Aja Kong, Bull Nakano, Yumiko Hotta, the return of Chigusa Nagayo and more.
Takedown Wrestling Radio reports live from the Conflict at Carver in Iowa City, Iowa.
John Pollock and Wai Ting review Monday’s Raw from Dallas for the final Raw before Hell in a Cell, a review of the Steve Austin podcast with Brock Lesnar, Canada elects a new Prime Minister, the Toronto Blue Jays are alive in the ALCS, your feedback and more.
Jason Agnew and Dan “The Mouth” Lovranski welcome Rocky Johnson and Dave Meltzer to the show, discuss the WWE / ESPN deal, Hell in a Cell preview, Title Bout Trivia, Q&A segment and your phone calls.
Chris Charlton and WH Park are back for the month of October with a look at last weekend’s NJPW King of Pro Wrestling show and what has been announced for next month’s Power Struggle event in Osaka, the build has began for Wrestle Kingdom 10 and more.
John Pollock welcomes Paul “The Mauler” Lazenby and Fight Network’s Robin Black for an extended roundtable chat to discuss changes in the sport, the history of Pancrase, BoDog Fight and the Score Fighting Series, CM Punk, USADA and lots more on a fun edition of The MMA Report.
Jason Agnew & Braden Herrington return to chat about the Toronto Blue Jays, elections, fallout from Takeover Respect, this week’s edition of NXT, your feedback and more!
John Pollock speaks with Maria Kanellis about her match in New Japan this past May at the Dontaku event, adapting to the New Japan audience, her female following in Japan, thoughts on the changing philosophy of female wrestling in the WWE and how it differs from her time with the company and whether the Chicago Cubs or Donald Trump have a better chance of winning.
John Pollock and Court Bauer are joined by Alex Greenfield for a roundtable chat about the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame and who they did and did not vote for this year.
John Pollock and Wai Ting review the WWE’s 24 documentary on NXT Brooklyn with a look at the biggest NXT show they have held, a look at the history of WWE developmental and the rise of NXT as a brand.
Kelly Swanson: Thanks everyone for calling in. We’re talking about Fonfara versus Cleverly, Friday, October 16 from the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. It’s at 9 p.m. ET on Spike.
John Pollock and Wai Ting are back chatting an episode of Raw that Triple H and Stephanie McMahon phone in, TMZ kills storyline, John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler and of course, Seth Rollins gets pinned. Plus, a rundown of NJPW King of Pro Wrestling, Melrose Place movie, Toronto Blue Jays and more.
Jason Agnew and John Pollock are on an hour later this evening to MLB playoffs. On the show, we welcome Maria Kanellis to discuss the changing role of women in wrestling, her own struggles, working for NJPW and Smash Wrestling. Agnew & Pollock also go through NXT Takover, the TNA World Title Series and this week’s Q&A segment.
Welcome to the debut of “Keep It 100.” Nate Milton and Brian Mann set out to find the key to making a grand debut. They’re joined by OSW Review’s Jay Hunter to discuss the best and worst character intros of all time. Also, the man with one of wrestling’s most infamous debuts, WCW Superstar Glacier, opens up about the importance of first impressions.
John Pollock speaks at length with the recently retired Rich Franklin about his career, decision to retire, middleweight title win, coaching TUF, plus Fight Network’s Cody Saftic is on the show and all the news from the past week.
The LAW’s Jason Agnew & Braden Herrington present a complete podcast rundown of the NXT Takeover: RESPECT network special.
John Pollock and Court Bauer discuss John Cena’s pending break, Daniel Bryan looks at his future in wrestling, Lucha Underground gets ready for season two, AAA iPPV, English commentary for NJPW, CM Punk hurt and more.
John Pollock and Wai Ting look back at the WWE’s return to the USA Network in October 2005 with a loaded three-hour edition of Raw from Dallas. Plus, comments from Mike Goldberg in 2005 about the WWE attempting to sign him and more.
John Pollock and Wai Ting chat Raw from Boston, New Day lays out top babyfaces to end the show, Summer isn’t over, Brock Lesnar destroys Big Show, build for Hell in a Cell and more.
Jason Agnew, Dan Lovranski and John Pollock run through TNA Bound for Glory, the WWE’s MSG show, UFC 192, chat with Dave Meltzer, take your phone calls, Title Bout Trivia and more!