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Sound Off 351 - THE DEATH OF THE ELIMINATION CHAMBER

October 26th, 2014

It's the 2014 SOUND OFF HALLOWEEN SPECIAL talking Hell in a Cell predictions, the death of the Elimination Chamber PPV, Undertaker's new role in WWE and what it may mean for his in-ring future, why people comically overreacted to the soldier angle with Rusev on Raw, what Tyler Breeze needs to do when he hits the main roster, why Gunner is an idiot and deserved a beatdown from Samuel Shaw, thoughts on Lucha Underground, what current ROH stars could be WWE champion and vice versa, why the WrestleMania X main event finish was so bad, and a quick spoiler-free review of SEE NO EVIL 2!

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Sound Off 350 - BURN ALL THE TITLES AND SING KUMBAYA

October 19th, 2014

*Justin Roberts released by WWE and addressing rumors of a fight with Michael Cole
*JBL calls Cole the best play-by-play man WWE has ever had -- is he right?
*The latest news on Daniel Bryan and it doesn't bode well for a Royal Rumble return
*Randy Orton and Dolph Ziggler tear it up on Raw, plus another great match on Monday
*Rant on beating champions in non-title matches and the IC champ losing 3 straight times
*Why Cena vs. Orton headlining HIAC would be MENTAL and what fans can do about it
*Thoughts on TNA's Bound for Glory PPV from Japan and why it disappointed
*Praising a MUST SEE main event on Impact this week to crown a new #1 contender
*Why Vince McMahon deserves all of the flack he still gets for the invasion angle
*Heat between Hulk Hogan and Undertaker over the Survivor Series 1991 finish?
*Can Steve Austin's heel turn in 2001 be considered one of the worst angles ever?

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Sound Off 349 - ROCK VS. TRIPLE H AT WRESTLEMANIA?

October 12th, 2014

*Thoughts on 15 years of Smackdown, favorite moments and why the show isn't needed
*Why people should blame WWE if they're tired of not having Brock Lesnar on TV
*Rock vs. Triple H at WM31?  Fantasy booking a card, including an opponent for Sting
*Live thoughts from RAW IS BROOKLYN, including two embarrassing segments
*Why Kathie Lee Gifford is a terrible person and never should have been invited on Raw
*Hideo Itami has a rocky week on NXT and why the "Keep Calm" moniker applies here
*A historic weekend for TNA as it has now officially OUTLASTED WCW (no, really)
*Full spoilers on the Bound for Glory PPV and where Team 3D may be headed
*TWO DIFFERENT WAYS to book Cesaro's path to Brock Lesnar at Royal Rumble
*Why booking Hulk Hogan vs. John Cena at Wrestlemania is a TERRIBLE idea
*What would have happened if Shawn Michaels went to WCW instead of Bret Hart?
*Sound Off Throwback to one of the angriest episodes ever recorded in 2011
*Thoughts on tonight's season premiere of THE WALKING DEAD!

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Sound Off 348 - SPLITTING UP THE WYATTS IS A MISTAKE

October 5th, 2014

*The latest on GFW bringing New Japan Pro Wrestling to U.S. PPV for the first time
*Why the WWE Network launch in the U.K. was delayed and what it likely means for fans
*Injecting John Cena into a Rollins/Ambrose feud that was working just fine on its own
*WWE splitting up The Wyatt Family and why they've badly dropped the ball with them
*Adrian Neville and Tyson Kidd have the Match of the Week on NXT (and any show)
*TNA finally releases a Bound for Glory card and boy is it something else
*The Knockouts headline an episode of Impact that had barely any fans in the audience
*Listing the Wrestlemania matches we never got to see, but should have happened
*Why Jim Ross played a most significant role in WWE's success and dominance
*Are fans being hypocritical in their hatred for the new names given to NXT talents?
*Sound Off Throwback from 2010 featuring early praise for Batista's acting ability

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Sound Off 347 - WHY RAW IS THE WORST SHOW ON TV

September 28th, 2014

*Results of our Facebook group vote for the greatest WWE champion of all time
*Thoughts on Night of Champions with Sheamus and Cesaro stealing the show
*Shooting on JOHN CENA VS. RANDY ORTON on Raw and why the show is so bad
*The one thing that must first be done to fix Raw (otherwise, nothing else matters)
*Prince Devitt makes his NXT debut and the badass backstory to his new name
*TNA finally announces some matches for Bound for Glory (and who WON'T be going)
*TNA's upcoming OFF-SEASON and how best to use that time heading into 2015
*A good episode of Impact that included one match in particular that really impressed
*Why WWE's Monday Night War episode on Bret Hart was so disappointing
*Pitching an idea for Cesaro as Brock Lesnar's opponent at the Royal Rumble
*Evaluating the current roster of babyfaces and heels in WWE (with a rant on Bray Wyatt)
*Is Hulk Hogan's 2002 return to WWE the greatest comeback in wrestling history?

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Sound Off 346 - ROMAN REIGNS HURT, BUT WHO BENEFITS?

September 21st, 2014

*Night of Champions predictions and the latest on Roman Reigns' injury
*Pitching an idea to shake things up and also help get Dean Ambrose to the next level
*WWE insults its fans with halftime Raw stunt, Mark Henry "rallies" fans to sleep
*Hideo Itami makes his in-ring debut on NXT, was it a success or a flop?
*Absolutely mind-boggling TNA spoilers and what it means for BFG in Japan
*A very good No Surrender edition of Impact with one surprisingly disappointing match
*Discussing the Grantland story on TNA and some amazing quotes from Dixie Carter
*Did WWE bury Demolition at the end of their run and will they ever make the HOF?
*Should Ricky Steamboat have turned heel to feud with Randy Savage in 1988?
*Explaining Mark Henry's "Silverback" gimmick and other low points for him in WWE

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Sound Off 345 - CALM DOWN, KENTA WILL BE FINE

September 14th, 2014

*Recounting my experience being trapped in a room for an hour with a zombie
*Thoughts on the death of Sean O'Haire and why his career just never panned out
*Recapping Raw's SEASON PREMIERE with Jerry Springer and a fun NXT showcase
*Fallout from NXT Takeover with thoughts on KENTA's debut and an incredible main event
*Why people need to calm the hell down about KENTA's name change
*What role CM Punk may have played that'll make you think twice before chanting for him
*Sgt. Chris Melendez debuts on Impact, but is there a real future for him in wrestling?
*Would you rather have a long WWE Title reign or win the title at Wrestlemania?
*If Ted Turner returned to wrestling, would another boom period follow?
*Does ROH screw its fans by refusing to work with talent it deems unprofessional?

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Sound Off 344 - THROWING UP BELLA

September 7th, 2014

*The reason Michael Elgin lost the ROH Title to Jay Briscoe and what his future holds
*A scathing rant on Raw and WWE's insistence on insulting its viewers week after week
*Why the Throwing Up Bella segments were so terrible... but I never told anyone
*One of the worst Divas "matches" in history ensures I will never watch Total Divas
*WWE's failed publicity stunt with Michael Sam, promptly disregarded for JERRY SPRINGER
*NXT Takeover predictions and thoughts on the upcoming debut of KENTA
*Thoughts on Lashley's Bellator victory and an embarrassing pro wrestling angle in MMA
*THANK GOD FOR IMPACT THIS WEEK (never thought I'd hear myself say that)
*Praise for Gail Kim and Taryn Terrell, despite one insanely dangerous spot in their match
*The difference between casual and hardcore fans when it comes to the "face" of WWE
*Does Chyna belong in the Hall of Fame, and who will be the next Diva induction?
*Favorite makeshift tag teams in WWE history
*Cee Lo Green wins for "Sad Tweet" this week for some absurdly stupid comments

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Sound Off 343 - THE BELLA TWINS, STOP THE PAIN!

August 31st, 2014

*The latest on the condition of Jake Roberts who is sedated and on a respirator
*Thoughts on JR's interview with Tony Schiavone and comments about Bobby Heenan
*Solomonster breaks down why Raw was such a BAD, DREADFULLY BORING SHOW
*Why the legends segment with Cena didn't work and what I wish they would stop doing
*Discussing a Bella Twins segment so awful, I wish IT would have died in the womb
*Was Bray Wyatt "buried" at the end of Raw?  And did John Cena fight against it?
*Where TNA Impact may end up if Spike won't renew them and why it's not good news
*Would wrestling have gotten as hot as it did if Sting joined the nWo instead of Hogan?
*Greatest impact on wrestling, Hogan joining the nWo or Triple H marrying Stephanie?
*Does Eric Bischoff deserve a WWE Hall of Fame induction?  What about Vince Russo?
*One intriguing idea for Wrestlemania 31 with Roman Reigns becoming a Heyman Guy

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Sound Off 342 - WHO FACES LESNAR AFTER CENA?

August 24th, 2014

*Summerslam thoughts with Brock Lesnar destroying John Cena to take the WWE Title
*Running down a list of potential opponents for Lesnar between now and WM31
*If Rollins cashes in soon, could you buy into a HIAC title match with Rollins and Ambrose?
*Updates on Kurt Angle/WWE and Daniel Bryan possibly needing Tommy John surgery
*Thoughts on the excellent Shield documentary on the WWE Network
*Issuing a challenge to WWE on its overuse of the DISTRACTION ROLLUP finish
*Could Dean Ambrose end up being THE GUY over Roman Reigns?
*Syfy website spoils likely start date for Smackdown on Thursday nights
*TNA gets a stay of execution on Spike TV, but is their fate already sealed?
*The latest on Bully Ray leaving TNA and is there value in one final WWE run?
*Calling out a listener attacking me for favoritism when it comes to title defenses
*Should Mr. Perfect and Kurt Angle have had a match at WrestleMania 18?

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