Interview: Vince Russo Talks The “Oklahoma” Gimmick

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During the Monday Night Wars, writer, producer, promoter, and booker Vince Russo worked for both WCW and WWE during this very pivotal part of wrestling history. Early on in his time working with WCW Russo and longtime friend, Ed Ferrara would take to the screen with a character that was both edgy and controversial with […] READ MORE


Who is the best play-by-play announcer in wrestling today?

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Sometimes? The proper pitch punctuates pro wrestling in a perfect way. Right now… we are seeing a great mix of great veteran wrestling announcers, along with a crop of new talent that has taken the game to a new level. Over the past several years, we’ve seen the resurgence of greats like Tony Schiavone and Jim Ross in […] READ MORE


The Dark Side of a Plane Ride

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The Dark Side of the Ring episode about WWE's Plane Ride from Hell was illuminating to many people, and has been the subject of a lot of chatter since it was released this week. READ MORE



“The Best Wrestler” Debate: Does It Actually Matter

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The topic of “best wrestler” is one often discussed. The issue is that fans aren’t the ones debating the topic this time – it’s the wrestling personalities themselves. Such discussions aren’t anything new; the yearly PWI-500 and various End-Of-Year awards typically tend to spur this debate. However, there’s just something that feels wrong about the […] READ MORE



Remembering Heel Michael Cole

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One of the oft-forgotten events of the first three years of the WWE in the 2010s is heel Michael Cole. Remember him? Cole, who by this point had been on the WWE announce team for well over a decade, was largely seen as the corporate stooge of the announce team. A long-time announcer widely deemed […] READ MORE


Brock Lesnar: Beast in the World (Part 1)

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Brock Lesnar is a phenomenon.  The man nicknamed “the Beast Incarnate” has lived up to the billing over the past two decades. Though he appears to be done with WWE and pro wrestling for the foreseeable future, he remains one of the hottest acts in the business.  Over the course of this two-part series, we […] READ MORE



AEW Confirms Broadcasting Team, Jim Ross Headlines

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On the most recent episode of Road To Double Or Nothing, All Elite Wrestling (AEW) got to work announcing the members of their broadcasting team.  WWE legend Jim Ross is the eye-catching announcement but he will also be joined by Excalibur, Alex Marvez, Justin Roberts and Alicia Atout as part of the AEW broadcast team. Jim Ross Jim Ross is a man that should need no […] READ MORE