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December 31st, 2017

SOUND OFF 528 runs nearly THREE HOURS LONG with the first two hours previewing New Japan's Wrestle Kingdom 12 show, ranking WWE's TOP TEN MATCHES of 2017 and a YEAR IN REVIEW look at the good and bad in wrestling in Buy or Sell format, including the end of an era with John Cena, Kurt Angle's return, a comeback year for The Miz and the WWE title held hostage by mediocrity... plus, big plans for John Cena at Wrestlemania... Hideo Itami injuring Brian Kendrick spells the end of the GTS?... a prediction for the U.S. title tournament... Rusev Day catching on huge, but will Vince McMahon listen?... Jazzy Gabert reveals why WWE rescinded her contract offer... Psycho Sid no-shows an indy show and blames it on Donald Trump's travel ban... what constitutes a Royal Rumble match as bad?... the mystery of WrestleMania 19's poor buyrate... The Rainmaker Fund and more in this packed show!

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December 24th, 2017

It's the SOUND OFF CHRISTMAS SHOW talking Vince McMahon cashing out $100 million in WWE stock as rumors swirl about the XFL... Clash of Champions thoughts and ideas for AJ Styles' Royal Rumble challenger for the WWE title... WWE testing virtual reality cameras and one other innovation I hope they try next... the latest on Dean Ambrose's injury, the snakebitten Shield reunion and how it could plant the seed for an eventual heel turn... Stephanie McMahon announces the first ever women's Royal Rumble match, what made the segment so nauseating and why the women's Rumble doesn't need 30 entrants... why it now looks like Ronda Rousey may NOT appear at the Royal Rumble... why Hideo Itami's WWE fate may already be sealed... Kalisto gets hit in the face with a water bottle... the three names on their way to the Performance Center and likely to join NXT... the best hour of NXT all year, including a tag team title change and an OUTSTANDING match for the UK title between Pete Dunne and Tyler Bate, did it steal MOTY honors from their Takeover: Chicago match?... my personal picks for the 2018 WWE Hall of Fame class... TWO listener ideas for potential Royal Rumble winners, including Finn Balor winning and challenging AJ Styles, and NEVILLE winning and challenging Styles?... pitching a Brock Lesnar match with Matt Riddle and why Riddle could one day be the top babyface in WWE over Roman Reigns... the SVU CHALLENGE and more!

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December 16th, 2017

SOUND OFF 526 opens with news of Vince McMahon starting a new company and possibly looking to revive the XFL, could this be a prelude to loosening his grip on WWE?... the headline inductee and rumored class for next year's WWE Hall of Fame... Chris Jericho calls his attack on Kenny Omega the greatest moment in his career in 10 years... Mark Cuban with encouraging comments about the future of New Japan... WWE CLASH OF CHAMPIONS PREDICTIONS, including a possible MITB cash-in and a bold prediction on where the Daniel Bryan/Shane McMahon angle is going... the likely Universal title match for the Royal Rumble disappoints... WWE announces the MIXED MATCH CHALLENGE for Facebook... thoughts on the death of net neutrality, TJ Perkins' comments about it and why the decision may be reversed... a rare YouTube find from 1994 involving Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan and BINGO?... what would happen if DISNEY bought WWE?... Wade Barrett claims WWE killed the Bad News Barrett gimmick because it was TOO OVER... a TNA diehard writes in with a shocking revelation about Solomonster... BUY OR SELL on Eddie or Vickie Guerrero as the better heel... and my interview with ROH star BRANDI RHODES talking Women of Honor, why she left Impact Wrestling and her new reality show on E! Network.

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December 10th, 2017

SOUND OFF 525 has breaking news on Rich Swann's arrest and suspension, the charges against him, the police report and how WWE can change plans for Raw tomorrow night... the latest on Ronda Rousey signing with WWE and pitching an idea on how to introduce her... Earl Hebner's interview with Sports Illustrated, why he left Impact Wrestling, his desire to return to WWE and why he shouldn't be brought back full-time... Roman Reigns calls himself the best in-ring performer in the world... why 205 Live as a touring brand is destined to fail... WOKEN MATT HAS ARRIVED and for the first time, I find myself excited for a Bray Wyatt storyline... WWE bringing Global Warning back to Australia and looking to fill a 100,000 seat stadium... Rob Van Dam claims his WWE career is over due to a concussion... thoughts on the Michael Elgin controversy... revealing the worst Royal Rumble match of all time... why 1997 is one of WWE's best years creatively... and BUY OR SELL on Pablo Escobar from Narcos or Heisenberg from Breaking Bad?

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December 3rd, 2017

SOUND OFF 524 opens with a sobering insurance story... praise for what Billy Corgan and Dave Lagana have done so far with their NWA revival... Cody Rhodes and The Young Bucks self-financing their own independent show and trying to fill 10,000 seats, Cody names Daniel Bryan as his dream opponent and how realistic it is... Jim Johnston released by WWE and the Rage Against The Machine song that inspired Stone Cold's theme... the AWAKENING of BROKEN MATT HARDY, WWE's plans for the character, Anthem's 180 on the issue and what may have led to their decision... answering WWE's survey question on the air about why people are not watching 205 Live... Finn Balor is an afterthought yet again on Raw... a real honest analysis of Dolph Ziggler's comments on Edge & Christian's podcast voicing his frustration with his spot in WWE and why it would be best for him to go away for a while... the latest on Drew McIntyre's injury and timetable for a return, plus the non-spoiler reveal for how they plan to determine a new #1 contender for the NXT title... is AJ Styles really planning to retire in the next couple of years?... could NXT talents benefit from an EXCURSION similar to New Japan's Young Lions?... how Papa Shango almost ended up coming back in the Attitude Era... BUY OR SELL on the better Undertaker/Brock Lesnar Hell in a Cell match, No Mercy 2002 or HIAC 2015?... and Solomonster makes a call to Park, Park and Park Attorneys at Law.

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