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Sound Off 488 - WHY UNDERTAKER DESERVES BETTER THAN THIS LAZY BUILD

March 26th, 2017

SOUND OFF 488 talks about a busy Wrestlemania weekend coming up, the death of Jan Ross, Vince McMahon crashes his Bentley, rumors of WWE potentially buying out Ring of Honor, why it's unlikely to happen and what the more likely outcome may be, why a sale to WWE would be terrible for wrestling, Jim Cornette and Eric Bischoff to appear at the Hall of Fame, Mick Foley fired as the Raw General Manager, the end of the Dana Brooke experiment and why it failed, a great example from Raw of exactly what's WRONG with the cruiserweight division, an embarrassing revelation at the end of Chris Jericho's interview with Bob Barker, the lazy booking of The Undertaker's match with Roman Reigns and why he deserves better if this is his final match, praise for the Miz and Maryse skits from Smackdown, Shawn Michaels TURNS DOWN a match with AJ Styles at Wrestlemania, an interesting observation about Andrade "Cien" Almas, NXT TAKEOVER: ORLANDO PREDICTIONS, Impact partnering with ITV for the new World of Sport reboot, how Anthem dropped the ball on a potential Broken Hardys/Young Bucks program, WWE hosting a future Summerslam in Ireland, was Bam Bam Bigelow's MMA fight a work, who could have replaced Hulk Hogan as WWF's top star when they went national and more.

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Sound Off 487 - FLASHBACK FRIDAY TAKES ON A WHOLE NEW MEANING

March 19th, 2017

SOUND OFF 487 addresses the sticky situation with Paige's nudes being leaked and what it could mean for her and for Xavier Woods, including the one big mistake she made that could get her fired, plus thoughts on the greatness of SOUTHPAW REGIONAL WRESTLING, running through the current WrestleMania lineup to see if the card is really as bad as people say it is and where the number of matches ranks in history, the rumored main event for NEXT YEAR'S WrestleMania and what Vince McMahon must do RIGHT NOW if he wants to make it work, Cedric Alexander injured and out for up to five months, the death of Dennis Stamp, Braun Strowman murders Roman Reigns on Raw, what is going on with Mauro Ranallo and JBL, the real story of what allegedly happened between Maryse and The Bella Twins as told by Maria Kanellis, shooting down a ridiculous Alexa Bliss rumor, thoughts on the AJ Styles/Shane McMahon angle from Smackdown, Kassius Ohno's unfortunate ring attire, Shinsuke Nakamura being called up after WrestleMania but to which brand, Impact draws a good rating but gets even pettier with the Hardys, WWE caught tampering by Ring of Honor, running through the list of possible ROH departures and how they may shape the future of NXT, thoughts on John Cena inducting KURT ANGLE into the Hall of Fame and a shocking name rumored to induct the Rock & Roll Express, the greatest Raw episodes of all time and who is the most versatile performer in WWE history?

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Sound Off 486 - HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A PISSED OFF REBY HARDY

March 12th, 2017

SOUND OFF 486 is here and NO ONE IS SPARED this week, not even the stupid owl. We'll dive into Anthem threatening to sue the Hardys, Reby Sky's Twitter meltdown, how it hurt ROH on Friday night, why Anthem may have a valid case and it doesn't make them look any less scummy in this situation. Plus, some fan suggestions on what to name the ANTHEM OWL, even more wrestling deaths this year, Marty Jannetty allegedly offered $150,000 to do porn, Sami Zayn talks about part-time stars taking spots from full-time stars and my rant on the terrible situation WWE has created for itself, why you should be weary of hoping for past vs. present matches in WWE, praise for Austin Aries on Raw, "Ravishing" Rick Rude takes his rightful place in the WWE Hall of Fame, wondering how his planned comeback to WWE in the Attitude Era might have played out, a humorous way for New Day to finally turn heel, what Vince McMahon's plan might be for Roman Reigns and you probably won't like it, Daniel Bryan teases wrestling again when his contract expires and why WWE may not make it so easy for him to leave, a big female signing for WWE and how it hurts STARDOM, pitching Styles against Balor for BRAND SUPREMACY at WM33, could CM Punk move the needle for TNA Impact, Tito Santana as WWE champion and who was the MVP for WWE in 1992 - Randy Savage, Ric Flair or Bret Hart?

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Sound Off 485 - BROKEN HARDYS LEAVE TNA, WIN ROH TITLES, RETURN TO WWE?

March 5th, 2017

SOUND OFF 485 has final predictions for WWE FAST LANE, a New Japan star seriously injured, and TONS AND TONS of news and thoughts on the Broken Hardys leaving TNA (including a small defense of the company), winning the ROH tag team titles and why this doesn't mean they aren't still headed for WWE, Drew Galloway's departure from TNA and what their original plans were for him, spoiler notes from the Impact tapings, Bully Ray makes his ROH debut after talks fall apart with TNA, Jack Swagger requests his WWE release and why his best hope to succeed there is actually to first leave, Noelle Foley possibly being the one to stand up to Stephanie McMahon, who's to blame for the Big Show/Shaq match falling apart, thoughts on Beth Phoenix entering the WWE Hall of Fame, John Cena's infuriating reaction to The Miz promo on Smackdown, the good and bad of the ending of Smackdown with Randy Orton's turn on Bray Wyatt, drafting Goldberg to Smackdown after Wrestlemania, pitching an Empty Arena TAG MATCH for NXT between DIY and The Revival, WWE stars paying for their own health insurance, BUY OR SELL on Owen Hart or the British Bulldog and more.

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Sound Off 484 - WAIT, TOM PHILLIPS WANTS TO DO WHAT TO MY FACE?

February 26th, 2017

SOUND OFF 484 has early predictions for WWE FAST LANE and the finish for the Goldberg/Owens main event, Brazzers recreating the Montreal Screwjob, Tom Phillips wants to do WHAT to your face, thoughts on Diamond Dallas Page going into the Hall of Fame, pitching a New Day/Broken Hardys segment at Wrestlemania, praise for the Big Show/Braun Strowman match on Raw, WWE's reaction to Rock calling CM Punk after Raw went off the air, addressing criticism of our Smackdown Twitter polls, why Undertaker should have been in the Battle Royal on Smackdown, the botched finish and why WWE should've called an audible, AJ Styles thinks the earth may be flat, praise for Pete Dunne and Mark Andrews on NXT, revisiting what was happening in NXT the last time Kassius Ohno had a match, Chris Jericho's list makes headlines for the wrong reasons, WWE Network celebrates three years and what I'd like to see on there, could Renee Young become the next Mean Gene Okerlund, is Vickie Guerrero a WWE Hall of Famer, who deserves the title of MISTER SUMMERSLAM, BUY OR SELL on Umaga or Rusev, plus a LIVE UNBOXING of a crate from ProWrestlingCrate.com and how you can get 20% off your first crate!

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Sound Off 483 - WHAT EXACTLY HAS ROSA MENDES RETIRED FROM DOING?

February 19th, 2017

SOUND OFF 483 announces the location for our WrestleMania Meetup in Orlando, thoughts on the new Elimination Chamber and why having mats is no big deal, a terrible week with three wrestler deaths including George "The Animal" Steele, Ivan Koloff and Nicole Bass, Rosa Mendes announces her retirement from WWE and one amazing stat from her career, what FEATURE FILMS Enzo Amore the Talker and Enzo Amore the Wrestler remind me of, the awesome Festival of Friendship segment from Raw, rumors of a new stable including Triple H, Samoa Joe and Kevin Owens and why it's a bad idea, who should induct Teddy Long into the Hall of Fame, Bayley wins the Womens title in an excellent Raw main event that never should have happened, Mick Foley tells a story about Braun Strowman being chewed out by Vince McMahon and it highlights one of the biggest problems with the product, thoughts on Randy Orton surrendering his Wrestlemania title shot and where the story is likely headed, TNA forced to to BLUR OUT A REFEREE on Impact, Road Warrior Animal's Facebook rant and rambling apology, plans for JUSTIN BIEBER to beat The Wyatt Family at Summerslam 2014, implementing a rankings system in WWE, and BUY OR SELL on the better Michael Jackson album -- THRILLER or BAD?

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Sound Off 482 - HEY, LET’S ALL POINT AND LAUGH AT JOSH MATHEWS!

February 12th, 2017

SOUND OFF 482 kicks off with hysterical laughter about Josh Mathews calling himself the greatest play-by-play announcer in the world and I have to pull myself together to get through the rest of the show. We have ELIMINATION CHAMBER PREDICTIONS and what team should be added to Tag Team Turmoil, discussing the death of Chavo Guerrero Sr. and where the Guerrero family in the ranks of all-time great families in WWE, an update on the status of Seth Rollins for Wrestlemania, Samoa Joe beats Roman Reigns in his very first Raw match, why Goldberg should beat Kevin Owens for the Universal title at Fast Lane, who should induct the Rock and Roll Express into the WWE Hall of Fame, Austin Aries cleared to return and why things are looking up for the cruiserweight division, reviewing JOHN CENA VS. RANDY ORTON on Smackdown, Vince McMahon admits the WM32 attendance figure is not all that it seems, Jeff Jarrett back in power at TNA, former Raw GM Mike Adamle diagnosed with dementia and how it may have impacted his WWE run, a memorable voice from WWE you've definitely heard who passed away recently, why Paige doing MMA is a terrible idea, is Triple H the greatest heel in wrestling history, Chris Jericho in the WM2000 main event, who would win a Royal Rumble of former U.S. presidents and who blew it worse, the Falcons in the SuperBowl or the Indians in the World Series?

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Sound Off 481 - SETH ROLLINS’ INJURY SHAKES UP WRESTLEMANIA PLANS

February 5th, 2017

SOUND OFF 481 has a SuperBowl prediction and asks if Tom Brady is the greatest QB of all time, thoughts on the Royal Rumble, JOHN CENA VS. RANDY ORTON at Wrestlemania, the state of The Undertaker and why this year's Mania should be his last, why the ship sailed four years ago on an Undertaker/Roman Reigns match, Samoa Joe debuts on Raw as Triple H's enforcer, Seth Rollins suffers another leg injury and the potential implications on the Wrestlemania card, why Shane McMahon is the best replacement opponent and doesn't even necessarily need to wrestle, why AJ Styles deserves better, the latest plans for Goldberg vs. Brock Lesnar and why it makes sense for it to be for the Universal title, what to do next with Dean Ambrose, how to book Sasha Banks through Summerslam, THE NEW EMMALINA COUNTER, Kevin Kelly no longer an ROH employee and what the hell is going on with Ring of Honor, Lucha Underground comes to Netflix and the four matches you should go out of your way to see, thoughts on ESPN's "30 For 30" special on the XFL and why Vince McMahon needs to stick to wrestling, thoughts on a women's Royal Rumble and MITB match, what made the Randy Savage/Jake Roberts feud so memorable, and a LIVE DRAWING to pick the top three winners in our 2017 Royal Rumble pool!

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Sound Off 480 - WHO IS GOING TO WIN THE 2017 ROYAL RUMBLE?

January 28th, 2017

SOUND OFF 480 is here a day early with ROYAL RUMBLE PREDICTIONS -- who will win and what title will they challenge for, who might be making a surprise appearance, Kurt Angle's status for the Rumble, why Kenny Omega will NOT be in the Rumble and why staying with New Japan is the right move, what city is hosting the Rumble in 2018 and memories of the horrible one it hosted just two years ago, Goldberg busts himself open and forgets his lines, a sad observation about The Undertaker from Raw, thoughts on John Cena's promo from Smackdown on AJ Styles, Styles gets some karmic payback on Al Roker and Tamron Hall of The Today Show, Pentagon, Jr. leaves AAA and what it could mean for his future in Lucha Underground, why AJ Styles is the best wrestler on the planet right now, the most brutal-looking Rumble eliminations, are guys like Bo Dallas and Tyler Breeze happy with their positions on the WWE roster, and BUY OR SELL on the bigger "What if?" in wrestling, Bruiser Brody or Art Barr?

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Sound Off 479 - WWE REALLY REALLY WANTS YOU TO LIKE ROMAN REIGNS

January 22nd, 2017

SOUND OFF 479 is nearly THREE HOURS discussing WWE's United Kingdom tournament, details on which UK promotions are coming to the WWE Network and are fans willing to pay more to watch them, thoughts on KURT ANGLE being inducted into the Hall of Fame, the best choice to induct him, why ignoring his TNA career is a slap in the face, will he wrestle a match, the death of "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka and thoughts on WWE paying tribute to him on TV, how Raw last Monday was like a REVERSE OREO, pitching a Brock Lesnar/Sami Zayn match for TV and NOT for PPV, thoughts on the Roman Reigns FAN GATE controversy, why the Reigns experiment has been a failure and what they need to do RIGHT NOW to fix it, why the Natalya/Nikki Bella segment from Smackdown reminded me of a classic Triumph the Insult Comic Dog skit, the return of Mickie James and how EMMA being revealed as La Luchadora could have heated up the Raw vs. Smackdown feud, the latest on WWE's new title belt designs, Randy Orton's run-in with a fan at the gym turns sour, JBL takes an unfortunate (see: hilarious) spill, NXT TAKEOVER PREDICTIONS for next weekend and beyond, the surprising NXT name that Shawn Michaels would love to wrestle, is Vince McMahon truly a genius or is he out of touch, why WWE should bring Wrestlemania to the Tokyo Dome, BUY OR SELL on The New Day or The Nation, and reflecting on the 1992 Royal Rumble match 25 years later!

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