This ain't the PWI 500, this ain't the Wrestling Observer, this is the Much Ado About Wrestling TOP TEN WRESTLERS OF THE YEAR! Tyler and Andrew quickly recap the matches that just missed the top matches list. Then the REST of the pod is a breakdown of the best wrestlers of the year, and what … Continue reading #12 – Top Ten Wrestlers of the Year!
You voted, we voted, democracy was exercised, AND NOW- we have our official list of TOP TEN MATCHES OF THE YEAR! Tyler and Andrew explain how the voting process went and remind us how the "Wrestling Calendar" works. Then the REST of the pod is a match-by-match analysis of the list, including comparisons to films … Continue reading #11 – Top Ten Matches of The Year!
Our scholars recover from the vast week that was WrestleMania 34, and take a look back at what was memorable for reasons both good and bad. They also talk up a contest for you all to enter, and look ahead to the Greatest Royal Rumble Please take a moment to VOTE for the Much Ado … Continue reading #10 – WrestleMania Recap
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: Roman Wasn't Built In A Day: How to Pass the Torch to Roman Reigns By Andrew Terrance Kaberline When building a roster of wrestlers, WWE and Vince McMahon try to tick all the boxes. You got big wrestlers, small wrestlers, funny wrestlers, wrestlers who look … Continue reading How To Pass the Torch to Roman Reigns
Our scholars make it a three-peat, with their third installment this week. They take a look at wrestling shows this weekend that are more off the beaten path, starting with NXT, and moving further and further away from WWE. We introduce you to wrestlers you may not have seen, and tell you what you've been … Continue reading #09 – WrestleMania 34 Preview (NXT, ROH, and More!)
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: Then. Now. FOREVER!: Predicting The Next 15 Years of WrestleMania By Pat Stango We're only days away from the 34th annual Wrestlemania, but rather than simply predicting who's going to win on this year's showcase the immortals (Reigns wins the title, Nakamura vs Styles gets … Continue reading Predicting The Next 15 Years of WrestleMania
Our scholars hunker down for their second podcast previewing WrestleMania 34. To get prepared, they preview the SmackDown brand's contributions to the big show, and debate if the land of opportunity has a real opportunity to main event on Sunday night. To begin the festivities, the hosts go down memory lane and talk about … Continue reading #08 – WrestleMania 34 Preview (Smackdown Matches)
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: A Comparable Conundrum: Is WrestleMania Still the Super Bowl of Wrestling? By Andrew Terrance Kaberline Yesterday on the podcast we gave a definition of the term “WrestleMania.” It is a term that has reached a level of commonality in the cultural zeitgeist, perhaps even eclipsing … Continue reading Is WrestleMania Still The Super Bowl of Wrestling?
Our scholars are beyond excited that WrestleMania 34 is upon us. To get prepared, they preview the Raw brand's contributions to the big show, and bring newbies up to snuff on how to watch the Showcase of the Immortals in style. To begin the festivities, the hosts go down memory lane and talk about … Continue reading #07 – WrestleMania 34 Preview (RAW Matches)
Want this article read to you? Click below to listen: By Andrew Terrance Kaberline Wrestlers have personal goals, but it seems the defacto supreme goal is the same for all aspiring grapplers. Not making it to WWE, not winning a World Title, but main eventing WrestleMania. For the first 17 years of WrestleMania’s existence, it … Continue reading Always Be Closing – Picking The WrestleMania Main Event