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Raw Deal podcast: Faction war in WWE, Daniel Bryan, Sting, Bret Hart, TLC PPV predictions, and more

Friday, Dec 11, 2015

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In this edition of The Raw Deal Podcast, Frank Dee reviews Monday Night Raw and discusses the Faction War in WWE. Also, news on Daniel Bryan, Sting Bret Hart, and WWE Stampede Wrestling Library issues plus news on a fan incident at the Smackdown Tapings as well as his Predictions for this Sunday’s TLC pay-per-view plus much more.

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The Raw Deal Podcast: Survivor Series thoughts, 25th anniversary of The Undertaker, Sheamus, TNA/Pop TV, more

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015

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Survivor Series 2015

On the latest edition of the Raw Deal Podcast, Frank Dee and Atlee Greene give their thoughts on Survivor Series and the 25th anniversary of the Undertaker. They also talk Monday Night Raw and why they feel that Sheamus is nothing more then a transitional champion also discussed in this show are Frank Dee’s current assessment of the New Day and why they just aren’t funny they also give their thoughts on TNA and Pop TV plus a mini review of Terminator Genisys at the end of the show.

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Teddy Long returns to the GRP: Greatest wrestling managers, Hogan, Rhodes, McMahon, Bagwell, Punk, and more

Monday, Oct 19, 2015

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In this very special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee welcome future WWE hall of famer Teddy Long.

Topics discussed include:

– Does he expect to be inducted into the WWE hall of fame?
– Long reacts to being inducted into the GERWECK.NET Hall of Fame
– Does he miss the WWE?
– Has Long been contacted by ROH, TNA or GFW to work for them?
– Is Teddy too old for wrestling today?
– Learning from Dusty Rhodes & Vince McMahon
– The Alabama Wrestling Federation
– Ole Anderson’s legendary bitterness
– Managing Jim Powers, Marcus Bagwell, and The Undertaker
– His current WWE status
– Where Long feels he ranks among the greatest wrestling managers
– The “White Boy Challenge”
– Rodney Mack and Jazz
– The declining TV ratings
– The return of the Dudley Boyz
– What wrestling fans want today
– Kane’s current storyline
– A great Iron Sheik road story
– Doing the casket angle on WWE TV
– Thoughts on working with CM Punk
– Thoughts on the recent Hulk Hogan drama
– His opinions on Vince Russo, Chyna, and Virgil
– His favorite cities
– His best ribbing stories
– The recent deaths of Roddy Piper, Dusty Rhodes, and Buddy Landell
– Donald Trump running for president
– and much more!

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Visit Long’s website @ TeddyLongWrestling.com
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GRP #113: State of pro wrestling, Storm debuts in NXT, TNA’s title situation, Dixie’s “big announcement,” and more

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– State of pro wrestling/sports entertainment
– Viewership continues to decline
– James Storm makes his NXT debut
– Frank suggest a former writer should return to WWE creative
– Matt Hardy wins the TNA title
– TNA’s world series to determine a new champion
– Will a knockout win the TNA title?
– Dixie Carter’s latest “big announcement”
– TNA will secure another TV deal in the United States?
– Will TNA land a new TV deal before Global Force Wrestling secures a deal?
– Listener questions via gerweckreport@gmail.com
– Will Wade Barrett ever win the WWE championship?
– CM Punk shoots on WWE’s relationship with Susan G. Komen
– Reasons why the WCW invasion ultimately failed
– How Frank built his wrestling video collection
– Is Seth Rollins over rated?
– Idea for Eric Bischoff’s return to WWE
– Demolition’s hall of fame credentials
– Poll results
– and more!


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The Raw Deal Podcast: Alarming TV ratings, Bound for Glory, Finn Balor’s TNA photo, more

Friday, Oct 2, 2015

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In the latest edition of the Raw Deal Podcast Frank Dee and Atlee Greene take a look at the alarming ratings numbers for WWE, TNA and ROH. They also break down the Madison Square Garden and TNA’s Bound For Glory cards respectively and give their thoughts and predictions on both shows. Also discussed are Finn Balor’s Shot at TNA and Jim Niedhart’s pro Wrestling Tees store is discussed plus much more.

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Audio: TNA’s Bound for Glory conference call with EC3 and Drew Galloway

Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015

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Bound for Glory 2010

Ahead of Sunday’s Bound for Glory pay-per-view extravaganza, TNA champion EC3 and challenger Drew Galloway talk about their upcoming title match, plus future TNA live events, earning an opportunity to flourish in TNA after departing World Wrestling Entertainment, and more.

GRP #112: Sting injured, Hogan/WWE, declining ratings, Trump, Kane, Nash, and more

Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Thoughts on Tough Enough, and why Chelsea Green and Patrick haven’t been offered WWE contracts
– WWE wants talent to steer clear of Hulk Hogan
– Nash’s Twitter hacked?
– WWE’s declining ratings
– Kane’s storyline stole from TNA?
– Is the WWE Network competition to Monday Night Raw?
– Why is Global Force Wrestling copying TNA’s blueprint?
– Why NXT won’t save the wrestling industry
– Thoughts on WWE’s Night of Champions
– Sting’s injury and his future
– Why did Sting and Y2J job at the PPV?
– Virgil’s latest comments on Donald Trump
– Trump running for the white house
– Kenny King returns to ROH
– Thoughts on the Hot 100 women of wrestling tournament
– Why hasn’t TNA fired Bram?
– Is Carlito returning to WWE?
– And more!


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The Raw Deal podcast: Snuka’s legal problems, TNA’s TV situation, Hogan’s apology, Night of Champions predictions, more

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015

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The Raw Deal 300

On the latest edition of the Raw Deal podcast, Frank Dee and Atlee Greene give their take on the legal problems for “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka and what they think of the Hall of Famer. They also discuss the TNA Destination America television situation and what the future holds for TNA and what role does Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling play into it. Hulk Hogan’s apology is discussed and the guys give their thoughts and predictions for Sunday’s WWE PPV Night Of Champions.

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Audio: GRP interviews Tough Enough’s Chelsea – Training with Lance Storm, TE experience, Megan Miller, more

Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015

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In this special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Tough Enough competitor Chelsea Green discusses:

– Reflections on her Tough Enough experience
– Voting done by the WWE universe
– The format for this season of “Tough Enough”
– Was she over qualified for the Tough Enough competition?
– Training with Lance Storm
– Being labeled a “Diva” vs. a wrestler
– The future of the Tough Enough series
– The divas revolution
– Developing a wrestling character
– Earning a personal training degree
– The WWE Network
– Interest in doing stunt work
– Working as a babyface vs. as a heel
– Her athletic background
– Favorite cheat snack
– Being “Megan Miller” on WWE TV
– Her goals
– Thoughts on possibly working for ROH or TNA
– Hogan being removed from Tough Enough over racial comments
– and much more!

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The Raw Deal podcast: Thoughts on NXT Takeover Brooklyn and WWE Summerslam

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015

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The Raw Deal 300

The Raw Deal returns with Frank Dee and Atlee Greene as they review Summerslam and NXT Takeover Brooklyn and give their thoughts on the matches and moments from the two shows. Did Summerslam and NXT Takeover Brooklyn live up to the hype listen to the Raw Deal to find out.

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GRP #110: Where Cena ranks among the greatest WWE champs, Summerslam hype, Lesnar on ending Taker’s streak, more

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Thoughts on Raw last night, and the upcoming Summerslam PPV
– John Cena about to tie Ric Flair’s WWE titles record
– Where does Cena rank among the greatest WWE champions?
– “Fat” Owens?
– Chyna responds to Sean Waltman over the incident at Piper’s funeral
– Flair’s 2015 version of the Four Horsemen
– Would a new Four Horsemen group work today?
– Lesnar talks about ending Undertaker’s Wrestlemania streak
– Lesnar also comments on Dana White’s “fake” wrestling comment
– Jon Stewart to host Summerslam
– We debut a new segment, “Best for Business!”
– Should WWE eliminate Smackdown?
– The Undertaker’s greatest rivals
– Is ROH blowing their TV opportunity with Destination America?
– A preview of the NXT Takeover show
– Plus your questions and comments!


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GRP #109: Chyna at Piper’s funeral, Vince skips, Bischoff’s memory, WWE politics, Owens, more

Thursday, Aug 13, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– The fall out from the Virgil interview on the GRP
– Should Virgil be inducted into the WWE hall of fame?
– Was Virgil paid for the interview?
– What does the WWE hall of fame really mean?
– Chyna corners Triple H at Piper’s memorial service
– Should Iron Sheik be removed from the WWE hall of fame for his past rants?
– Is Sean Waltman a creditable source?
– Vince McMahon doesn’t attend Roddy Piper’s memorial service
– Eric Bischoff’s selective memory
– Who did Bischoff like/dislike in WCW?
– Bischoff didn’t understand the deep roots of NWA history
– Creative control in wrestling
– The staleness of Raw
– Are certain WWE talents being sabotaged?
– How will WWE book Lesnar vs. Undertaker?
– Brad Maddox gets a new name, does it matter?
– The Global Force Wrestling vs. TNA angle, where is it going?
– Poll results, and more!


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GRP chats with Virgil: WWE Hall of Fame, Hogan, Piper, CM Punk, DiBiase, Rousey, his night with Marilyn Manson & Billy Corgan, more

Wednesday, Aug 5, 2015

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Virgil Interview

In this special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee welcome former WWF and WCW superstar Virgil. Topics discussed include:

– His love for Olive Garden
– Why he should be inducted into the WWE hall of fame
– The waves of controversy he is causing on social media
– His interesting night with Marilyn Manson and Billy Corgan
– The Hogan racism controversy
– His Go Fund Me campaign
– Thoughts on the passing of “Rowdy” Roddy Piper
– Lonely Virgil
– CM Punk
– The West Texas Red Necks
– WCW’s original plan for Virgil’s role in the NWO
– His current relationship with WWE
– Working with Ted DiBiase Jr. in 2010
– Dana White’s “fake” wrestling comment
– Today’s PG product
– Never winning the WWF/IC titles
– His association with the Young Bucks
– His favorite ROH wrestler
– Does he own the name Virgil?
– Ronda Rousey
– His current relationship with Ted DiBiase
– Never doing drugs
– A Virgil wrestling school?
– and much more!

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GRP #107: Remembering “Rowdy” Roddy Piper

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2015

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Piper Podcast

In this special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– The passing of WWE hall of famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper
– His legacy on the business, and a look back as his legendary career
– The success of Piper’s Pit
– Piper’s recent spat with Steve Austin
– Piper’s rank among the best heels in the history of the business
– Piper’s disastrous MSG debut
– The Rock and Wrestling connection
– Why didn’t WWF book Piper vs. Hogan at Wrestlemania I?
– Piper never winning the WWF championship or the WCW strap
– Who did Piper legitimately dislike?
– What really happened at Wrestlemania II with Piper vs. Mr. T
– Piper’s beef with the WWE hall of fame
– Thoughts on Piper’s WCW run
– Piper being put with Sean O’Haire in WWE
– Follow up on the Hogan racial controversy, and his future
– Dana White’s comments about “fake” wrestling
– Poll results
– Does Molly Holly belong in the GERWECK.NET Hall of Fame?
– We answer your questions, and more!


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Audio: WWE’s Second-Quarter conference call

Thursday, Jul 30, 2015

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WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios announced financial results for World Wrestling Entertainment’s second quarter, which ended June 30, 2015. In this conference call, McMahon and Barrios answered media questions concerning the growth of the WWE Network internationally, adding additional original content on the network, the success of the NXT special from Japan, Hulk Hogan’s departure, and more.

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The Raw Deal Podcast: The Hulk Hogan controversy, Undertaker vs. Lesnar, possible WM 32 matches, more

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015

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The Raw Deal 300

It’s the return of The Raw Deal podcast with Frank Dee, Atlee Greene and Special Guest host Tishaun Jason of Wrestletalk media. Listen as we talk the Hulk Hogan controversy which led to his termination from WWE also we discuss WrestleMania 32 and if WWE has anything that can put 100,000 fans at WrestleMania we also talk the Diva’s Revolution and if it’s actually working and we tackle the ROH time slot change on Destination America and the future of TNA and GFW.

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GRP #106: Reliving the birth of the New World Order in 1996

Monday, Jul 27, 2015

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nWo

In 1996 the landscape of professional wrestling changed forever the nWo changed the way we saw professional wrestling. Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall helped revolutionize the industry of professional wrestling taking a southern wrestling company and making it the number one company in the world of wrestling out doing it’s competitor the World Wrestling Federation. On this edition of the GRP special nWo Back in Black series Frank Dee and Atlee Greene take an informative look at 1996 with introduction of the nWo storyline and it’s influence on the Wrestling world. We give a very honest blow by blow take on the nWo and how all this came into being.

Topics include the Demise of Hulkamania in WCW, Razor Ramon and Diesel in the WWF, The Outsiders in WCW, Who the third man originally was supposed to be, The Rumored 4th man of the nWo who was in WWF at the time and so much more in this 2 hour podcast so sit back relax and listen as we take a ride into simpler times with the nWo.


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GRP 105: Undertaker vs. Sting, Austin-Piper spat, Lethal, EC3, Owens, Russo, El Patron, Sabu, and more

Thursday, Jul 16, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– The lack of accountability in wrestling today
– USA Network says wrestling’s popularity goes in cycles
– Today’s wrestling media
– Global Force Wrestling vs. TNA feud?
– TNA’s TV situation
– Kevin Owens climbs to the top of the WWE roster
– Dolph Ziggler’s current character
– NXT’s hit and miss product
– Can John Cena wrestle?
– Too much WWE these days
– Steve Austin vs. Roddy Piper
– TNA’s production staff
– EC3 wins the TNA championship
– Steve Austin is on the cover of the new WWE video game
– Sting vs. Undertaker at Summerslam?
– Jay Lethal wins the ROH heavyweight title
– Vince Russo offers to work for free
– Alberto El Patron misses a charity show
– TV Land pulls of the “Dukes of Hazzard”
– Will WWE censor the Confederate flag on the WWE Network
– Ryback to miss Battleground due to injury
– Jeff Jarrett going into the TNA hall of fame
– Will there be a Bound for Glory PPV this year?
– Sabu voted into the GERWECK.NET hall of fame
– and more!


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Audio: Jesse Ventura talks the Chris Kyle lawsuit, TPP, possible run for POTUS, more

Thursday, Jul 2, 2015

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Jesse Ventura infowars

Former Minnesota governor and WWE hall of famer Jesse Ventura was a guest on The Alex Jones radio program. Ventura talks about the on going saga with the Chris Kyle defamation lawsuit, and why he hasn’t received a dime, the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership), the fight over the U.S. water supply, and a possible time table for a run for the Presidency of the United States.

Audio: Kurt Angle and EC3 discuss future TNA hall of famers, TNA in the UK, Samoa Joe, WWE, and more

Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015

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TNA Conference Call 062315

Ahead of their TNA World Title match at IMPACT WRESTLING: Bell to Bell on July 1, current champion Kurt Angle and the undefeated Ethan Carter III took part in a TNA conference call. Topics discussed included Angle’s future and might it include a return to WWE, why Angle and EC3 have been more successful in TNA vs. WWE, the possibility of TNA running a PPV overseas, Samoa Joe leaving TNA and joining WWE, who might be the next individual inducted into the TNA hall of fame, and more.

GRP 104: Remembering Dusty Rhodes, his legacy, Vince upset, Punk-Hogan, Lana-Rusev, more

Friday, Jun 12, 2015

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In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– The Legacy of Dusty Rhodes
– Should WWE bring back the Great American Bash?
– Memories and favorite Dusty Rhodes moments
– Concepts created by Rhodes over the years
– Rating Rhodes as a booker and as a color commentator
– The Red Roster gimmick
– The “Dusty Finish”
– How will WWE remember Dusty Rhodes?
– Lack of coverage of his passing on the WWE Network
– What does the future hold for Dustin and Cody Rhodes?
– Thoughts on the upcoming Money in the Bank match
– Vince McMahon upset with Steve Austin over the latest podcast
– CM Punk vs. Hulk Hogan Twitter war
– Is WWE trying to break up Lana & Rusev
– Does Tyson Kidd have a broken neck?
– Why WWE is upset with ROH
– Viewership for ROH and TNA on Destination America
– Poll results
– and more!


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GRP #103: Goldberg spears Steiner, Owen Hart DVD, Austin discusses a possible return, WWE interested in TNA talent, more

Monday, Jun 8, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Havok’s regretful comments
– Will WWE sign her to a development deal?
– Goldberg spears Scott Steiner
– Will he return to the ring for GFW or New Japan?
– The wacky Mickie James storyline in TNA
– The initial viewership for the ROH/TNA wrestling block on Destination America
– Will ROH attract more viewers on Destination American than TNA?
– Is Dean Ambrose today’s Steve Austin?
– Is Ambrose’s character always high?
– WWE finally to release an Owen Hart DVD
– Are fans of Owen hypocritical?
– Will WWE now induct Owen Hart into the WWE HOF?
– Would a Vince McMahon vs. Owen Hart feud have worked?
– A Steve Austin vs. Brock Lesnar tease for Wrestlemania
– Austin vs. Rollins?
– Samoa Joe injuries Tyson Kidd
– Will Samoa Joe change his name in WWE
– WWE interested in TNA talent?
– Fans using multiple e-mail addresses to access the WWE Network for free every month
– More Cena hate
– Cena vs. Owens at Summerslam?
– Justin Roberts comments on Triple H not being a WWE savior
– The passing of Tommy Rogers
– Allie Parker donates a kidney to her brother
– Poll results
– more


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GRP #102: TNA/ROH/Destination America situation, Samoa Joe in NXT, Sunny, Ambrose, Bischoff, more

Friday, May 29, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Thoughts on the 2 Cold Scorpio interview on the GRP
– ROH signs a TV deal with Destination America
– Destination America decides to drop Impact Wrestling
– Fans shooting on Dave Meltzer
– Samoa Joe debuts in NXT
– Is Joe a future WWE champion?
– WWE now interested in AJ Styles?
– Potential TV home for Global Force Wrestling
– TNA vs. ROH?
– Bischoff is suing TNA
– TNA’s lack of growth over the years
– Dixie’s e-mail mishap
– Dixie’s conference call with TNA talent
– The main event for TNA’s Slammiversary PPV
– What would have happened if TNA had hired Paul Heyman to be the head booker?
– Can Billy Corgan help TNA at this point?
– Josh Mathews needs to shut up
– Does TNA have more money than WWE?
– Impact Wrestling’s TV future
– Sunny considering an offer to do an adult film
– Should Tammy Sytch be removed from the WWE hall of fame?
– Preview of the Wednesday Night Wars!
– Dean Ambrose’s nickname
– Is Kevin Owens a future WWE champ?
– The NXT divas
– Poll results
– and more!


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GRP 101: 2 Cold Scorpio shoots on PG wrestling, Vince McMahon, WCW, Russo, Bagwell, racism, and more

Monday, May 18, 2015

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2 cold scorpio interview

In this special edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Former ECW, WCW, and WWF superstar 2 Cold Scorpio talks..

– What he is doing these days?
– Scorpio’s key to longevity in the wrestling business
– The origins of the 2 Cold Scorpio name
– Being the innovator of the 450
– When might he retire from the ring?
– Dream opponent for a final match?
– Is he under a WWE legends deal?
– The creation of the Flash Funk gimmick
– Brodus Clay using a Flash Funk type gimmick in WWE
– Was his talents appreciated in WWF?
– The ECW Phenomenon
– The live ECW experience
– The PG era
– Does he have a current relationship with Paul E?
– Leaving WWE and returning to the company
– Wrestling in Japan, teaming with Vader
– His favorite promotion and booker
– Racism in wrestling
– True feelings on Vince Russo and the attitude era
– The Benoit tragedy
– The Mike Awesome tragedy
– Why he considers Vince McMahon a ‘pimp’
– Why there is no union in wrestling
– Triple H and Stephanie gaining power in WWE
– What happened with Shane McMahon
– His opinion of Steve Austin
– Thoughts on Marcus Bagwell and his mother
– The WWE Network
– Chances of him getting into the WWE hall of fame
– WWE’s celebrity wing of the hall of fame
– Writing a book about his career in the business
– Possibility of opening a wrestling school
– and more this no holds barred interview!

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GRP #100: WWE/Beadle, Hogan wants to wrestle again, WWE’s financial report, Undertaker, Beefcake, more

Monday, May 4, 2015

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100th Episode GRP1

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Thoughts on the Michelle Beadle/WWE situation over Floyd Mayweather
– A lot of hypocrisy on both sides
– Hulk Hogan wants to wrestle again
– Hogan blocks Frank Dee on Twitter
– Hogan vs. Flair one more time?
– Hogan/Beefcake fall out
– Could Hogan pass a WWE Physical?
– Bruce Hart not happy with Booker T’s comment regarding Owen Hart
– Thoughts on WWE’s Q1 financial results
– Update on The Undertaker
– Sting to wrestle at Summerslam?
– Jillian Hall gets arrested
– TNA returning to live PPV next month
– Al Snow replaces Taz on commentary
– More issues with the WWE Network
– Reflections on the first 99 episodes of the GRP
– and more


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GRP #99: TNA hires Billy Corgan, Booker T’s comments, Goldberg returning, Extreme Rules, KOTR, and more

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015

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GRP is Raw

In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Thoughts on Billy Corgan joining TNA’s creative team
– WWE brings back the King of The Ring
– Will winning the KOTR help Bad News Barrett?
– Is Barrett injury prone?
– Is Cena bringing prestigious to the United States title?
– Time to unify the U.S. and IC titles?
– The legacy of Verne Gagne
– Still no AWA shows on the WWE Network?
– Thoughts on WWE’s Extreme Rules
– WWE teasing a Lana turn?
– We are tried of Cena vs. Rusev
– Looking ahead to WWE’s Payback PPV
– Gerweck.net readers didn’t like Extreme Rules
– Update on Daniel Bryan
– Dana White nixes Ronda Rousey competing in a WWE ring rumors
– Booker T apologies for the Owen Hart comment on Raw
– What Booker T SHOULD apologize for
– What is next for Goldberg?
– Who should face Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania next year?
– NXT cools off
– Bischoff to work with Global Force Wrestling
– and more!


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GRP #98: Austin-WWE friction, the curb stomp, Extreme Rules, Daniel Bryan, Batista, Taz, and more

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015

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In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– The current friction between Steve Austin and WWE
– Stephanie McMahon to be a guest on Y2J’2 podcast
– Hulk Hogan’s Rock ‘n’ Wrestling is now on the WWE Network
– The lack luster Extreme Rules PPV card
– The banned curb stomp?
– Another bad break for Daniel Bryan
– Three week build between WWE’s Extreme Rules and Payback PPV
– Likely main event for Payback
– Is Frank Dee trying out for Tough Enough?
– WWE bringing back Tough Enough for another season
– Batista asked about returning to WWE
– Tommy Gilbert filed a lawsuit against WWE
– Missy Hyatt arrested
– It only took wrestling websites 11 days to report TNA was also behind in payment to production staff
– Havok’s comments regarding the wrestling media
– Taz’s comments upon parting ways with TNA
– Amazing Red not interesting in returning to TNA
– WWE wanting to trim the hall of fame ceremony
– Eva Maria working hard to get better in the ring
– GERWECK.NET poll results
– Steve Austin as a color commentator?
– and more


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GRP #97: CM Punk’s fake wrestling comments, Taz leaving TNA, Naomi turns heel, Kiss my Arse match, more

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015

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In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– Taz leaving TNA
– Suggestions for a good announce team in TNA
– Is Destination America taking control of TNA?
– What will TNA draw when they run house shows again?
– Why are we branded TNA haters?
– The Cena/Y2J podcast was the third most watched show on the WWE Network
– WWE announces a Kiss my Arse match for Extreme Rules
– Thoughts on the upcoming Extreme Rules PPV
– Thoughts on the new look of Sheamus
– Lack of hip entrance themes today
– Naomi turns heel
– New Day dealing with sucks chants
– Jey Uso out of action for six months
– What is next for The Usos
– CM Punk shots on the wrestling business
– Is Punk jealous of Daniel Bryan?
– Are wrestling fans pulling for Punk to be unsuccessful in UFC?
– The Briscoe brothers turn down a WWE offer
– Bobcat shoots on her husband Al Snow
– Paul Bearer’s WWE HOF ring sold
– Another lawsuit filed against WWE
– Early plans for Wrestlemania 32
– Better promoter, Dana White or Vince?
– Frank Dee is not feeling Dean Ambrose these days?
– Is Seth Rollins a transitional champion?
– and more!


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GRP #96: WWE upset over hall of fame speeches, TNA behind in pay, AJ Lee retires, Hogan/Steiner, more

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015

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In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– TNA remains behind in pay to many wrestlers and production staff
– Is Dixie Carter losing more power?
– Should the Carter family finally sell TNA?
– Would Eric Bischoff being interesting in purchasing TNA?
– The NWA is expanding
– WWE fusses over HBK and Madusa’s hall of fame speeches
– Rikishi not wanting Too Cool at the WWE hall of fame ceremony
– WWE bowing down to political correctness
– Why Kevin Nash didn’t want to be inducted into the WWE hall of fame as Diesel
– WWE’s audible to put Seth Rollins at Wrestlemania 31
– What is next for Brock Lesnar?
– WWE’s mindset of not allowing a WWE creation to job to a WCW guy
– Triple H likes to beat WCW talent
– Why would Sting be aided by the NWO at Wrestlemania?
– AJ Lee retires from wrestling
– Will AJ Lee enter UFC?
– Is AJ Lee WWE hall of fame worthy?
– The Steiner/Hogan saga
– Hogan’s blood shot eyes at the hall of fame ceremony
– Justin Roberts questions WWE on the Conner induction
– Byron Saxton’s Raw commentary
– The boring Y2J-Cena Podcast
– WWE and Steve Austin have heat?
– Where do they go with Roman Reigns now?
– And much more!


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GRP #95: Thoughts on Wrestlemania 31, hall of fame ceremony, Mania fallout on Raw, WWE Network, more

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

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In this edition of the Gerweck Report podcast, Steve Gerweck and Frank Dee discuss:

– A safe ladder match at WM?
– A Confusing Sting entrance
– Why would the NWO back Sting?
– DX vs. nWo feud in the works?
– Sting vs. HHH rematch in the works?
– Lana to turn babyface?
– Is Undertaker still an attraction at Wrestlemania?
– Wrestlemania 31 one of the best Manias?
– What is next Roman Reigns?
– Rumored Wrestlemania 32 matches
– Austin and WWE have heat?
– 1.3 million WWE Network subscribers
– WWE announces new content for the network
– WWE to work with Gene Simmons of Kiss
– Is WWE moving away from PG?
– Thoughts on the Wrestlemania fallout edition of Raw
– Sheamus returns, turns heel
– WWE doesn’t acknowledge Perro Aguayo Jr’s death
– Abdullah the Butcher puts his WWE hall of fame ring for sale on EBay
– Global Force Wrestling to tape TV shows?
– Chyna in the GERWECK.NET Hall of Fame
– and more in this two hour plus podcast!


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