Under The Ring Report

Under The Ring Report

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It’s a fun journey into the world of professional wrestling from a fans perspective.
The Honky Tonk Man - UTRR033
Dec 5 • 31 min
This week we open up the Under the Ring Report vault and bring back our interview from 1999 with the Greatest Intercontinental Champion of all time, The Honky Tonk Man. You’ll find out why he lost his title to the Ulitmate Warrior so quickly and his…
Woken - UTRR032
Nov 28 • 15 min
We’re back from our tryptophan induced comas and we hope everyone had a great holiday. On this weeks show Cousin Tom is Woken and ready to talk about Matt Hardy. We discuss how the Broken gimmick might work in WWE and just how far they can take the…
What We’re Thankful For - UTRR031
Nov 24 • 14 min
With everyone is the United States celebrating Thanksgiving, we thought now was a perfect time to talk about what we’re thankful for in wrestling. Cousin Tom and John The Fleshwound talk about wrestlers, gimicks and more that make them thankful to be fans…
Survivor Series and NXT Takeover Recap - UTRR030
Nov 21 • 30 min
After a busy weekend of wrestling John the Fleshwound and Cousin Tom are back with their thoughts on all the great shows. We start off discussing NXT Takeover War Games and Cousin Tom highlights the parts that really got him excited. Plus we touch on some…
The Destroyer Dick Beyer - UTRR029
Nov 14 • 45 min
This week we are proud to have on the show the Destroyer Dick Beyer. Learn how this famous masked wrestler got started in the business and the first time he put a mask on. We discusses his time in the AWA as Dr X and his feud with Gorgeous George and so…
Reviewing 30 for 30 Nature Boy - UTRR028
Nov 8 • 25 min
We’re back to talk about the ESPN 30 for 30 film “Nature Boy”. Cousin Tom and and myself discuss our favorite parts of the documentary and some of our favorite interviews. We also talk about how we felt about Flair when we were kids and Cousin Tom as some…
Survivor Series Memories - UTRR027
Nov 1 • 25 min
This week John the Fleshwound and Cousin Tom talk Survivor Series memories. We dicuss the importance of this PPV and how it helped start many careers. Plus our favorite traditional Suvivor Series matches and some that were a little bit below the bar. Why…
What are they doing with Finn Balor - UTRR026
Oct 25 • 18 min
This week John the Fleshwound and Cousin Tom get together to talk the TLC PPV match between Finn Balor and AJ Styles and how this dream match may have also saved Bray Wyatt’s career. We also discuss where do they go next with Wyatt and Balor and why…
Can Enzo Amore make 205 Live Must watch TV - UTRR025
Oct 18 • 16 min
John the Fleschwound and Cousin Tom sit down and discuss their thoughts on Enzo Amore and what he can do for the company. Cousin Tom is on the Enzo fan wagon and more than likely will own a poop emoji leopard suit now. Plus our thoughts on why the 205…
Here’s what we would do with Brock Lesnar - UTRR024
Oct 11 • 17 min
This week our new co host Cousin Tom joins the show and we try our best to help out WWE, by trying to figure out what to do with Brock Lesnar. I’m in the camp that the title has to come off and we both give our thoughts on how you book the rest of the…
ECW Original Little Guido Maritato - UTRR023
Oct 3 • 15 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to 2001. We had the pleasure to chat with ECW Original Little Guido who was part of the Full Blooded Italians. He’s a two time ECW Tag Team Champion and spent 6 years in WWE and was…
Remembering Bobby The Brain Heenan - UTRR022
Sep 26 • 31 min
Alright humanoids, listen up as we remember the greatest manager of all time Bobby the Brain Heenan. We have two ham and eggers join the show, Cousin Tom and Scary Terry to talk about their memories. We also discuss why Heenan did it so much better than…
WWE Hall of Famer Nikolai Volkoff - UTRR021
Sep 19 • 23 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to August of 2000. We had the pleasure to speak with WWE Hall of Famer Nikolai Volkoff and he talked about how he got started in the business. Listen to him discuss his his favorite…
Shark Boy - UTRR20
Sep 12 • 18 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to October of 2000. We had the pleasure to speak with former WCW and TNA wrestler, Shark Boy. He talks about how he got started in the business and what it was like training in the…
Fan Spotlight with Cousin Tom - UTRR19
Sep 5 • 25 min
When you need a guest for your podcast, you turn to family. You turn to Cousin Tom! This week’s fan spotlight is with my Cousin Tom and he talks about how he got hooked on wrestling as a kid and matches that had a lasting impact on him. We talk about how…
The Whole F’n Show Rob Van Dam - UTRR18
Aug 29 • 34 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to February of 2000. We had the pleasure to speak with former ECW and WWE World Champion Rob Van Dam. This was right after Rob had broken his leg in ECW and was recovering, so we…
Former WCW and WWE Wrestler Barry Horowitz - UTRR17
Aug 22 • 28 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to July of 2000. We had the pleasure to speak with Barry Horowitz, the man that made patting himself on the back cool in wrestling. We talk about his difficulties finding work and…
Jordan Who’s Your Daddy - UTRR16
Aug 15 • 12 min
This week Scary Terry and Zach from Pro Wrestling Off Topic join the show and we discuss Kurt Angle’s new son Jason Jordan. After a bombshell like this I had to call in some extra help and see what they thought of our Olympic hero now having a son on the…
WWE Hall of Famers The Bushwhackers - UTRR15
Aug 8 • 12 min
We discuss the WWE Great Balls of Fire PPV and what I’d like to see happen with Samoa Joe and Lesner. Then we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to January of 2000. We talked with WWE Hall of Famers The Bushwhackers and the…
The World’s Strongest Wrestler Ken Patera - UTRR14
Aug 1 • 17 min
We dig into the Under the Ring Report vault and go back to 1999 when we talked with Ken Patera. We talk about how he got started and some of his greatest opponents. Plus find out why he spent months running from an angry Andre the Giant. Twitter:…
Is Jinder Mahal worthy of being WWE Champion? - UTRR13
Jul 25 • 12 min
This week I discuss my thoughts on Jinder Mahal as WWE Champion and if it’s good for the company or not. My ramblings on the Ball family being on Raw. Plus John Cena coming back to WWE and where I think he fits into the picture. Twitter:…
WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr Part Two - UTRR12
Jul 18 • 16 min
It’s part two of our interview with WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr. from 2000. The Funking Dojo camps for WWE in the late 90’s were responsible for training some of the biggest stars during that time. Wrestlers like Kurt Angle, Edge, Christian, the Hardy…
WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr Part One - UTRR11
Jul 11 • 17 min
This week we go back to 2000 and our interview with WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr. We talk about getting started in wrestling and how hard it was living up to his father’s expectations. Plus his favorite matches and memories in the NWA in part one of our…
WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race - UTRR10
Jul 4 • 19 min
This week we travel back to March 2000 when we talked with WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race. We discuss about how he got started and his favorite opponents., Plus we discuss his appearance at Wrestlemania 3 and when he was the special guest for the Brett…
Fan Spotlight Interview with Scary Terry - UTRR09
Jun 27 • 23 min
It’s our fan spotlight with Scary Terry as our guest. We discuss his earliest memories of watching Pro Wrestling and why he’s still watching. Hear his take on why he thinks wrestling is so appealing and how he handles watching it with his son. It’s all…
Former WWF Star Brian Blair Part Two - UTRR08
Jun 13 • 13 min
This week it’s part 2 of our interview with former Killer Bee Brian Blair from April 2000. He talks about how the Killer Bees was formed and wrestling in Wrestlemania 3. Plus how Pat Patterson was part of one of the most embarrassing ribs to happen to…
Former WWF Star Brian Blair Part One - UTRR07
Jun 6 • 16 min
This week we dig into the archives and go back to April 2000 and our interview with former Killer Bee Brian Blair. In part 1 we discuss how he got started in the business and some of the stops he made before he joined the WWF. Twitter:…
We interview Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart´╗┐ - UTRR06
May 23 • 13 min
This week I discuss the House of Horrors match and my thoughts on Braun Strowman. Plus an interview with Jim The Anvil Neidhart. Twitter: https://twitter.com/utrrpodcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/utrrpodcast Instagram:…
Why Do Fans Hate Roman Reigns? - UTRR05
May 9 • 15 min
This week it’s time to tackle to question that all fans and even the WWE is not sure how to answer. Zach from Pro Wrestling Off Topic joins the show and we discuss ”Why do fans hate Roman Reigns?” Zach has an interesting theory that involves Daniel Bryan…
The Native American Tatanka Part Three - UTRR04
Apr 25 • 14 min
This week we dig into the Under The Ring Report archives and travel back to March of 2000. We had the pleasure to speak with WWE Legend the Native American Tatanka. Tatank debuted with the WWE in 1991 and had an impressive undefeated streak and was a part…