WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross, considered the greatest announcer in wrestling history, brings his incredible celebrity roster of friends, his insight and analysis of today's wrestling stars and storylines, and YOU to his weekly discussion of everything squared circle. Join in the fun as Good Ol' JR takes your calls, makes a few of his own, and spreads the wrestling love around the globe.
TRR - Ep33 - Magnum TA aka...
It's been 27 years since a tragic car accident Show More
It's been 27 years since a tragic car accident abruptly ended Magnum TA's wrestling career... a 6-year, red hot-run that included the infamous 7-match bout with Nikita Koloff. Terry talks about all of it with JR. Hear about his early days in Mid-South with Bill Watts, his stint with Jim Crockett Promotions, the "I Quit Match" with Tully Blanchard, and the single biggest regret of his career. Show Less
TRR - Ep32 - Dave Meltzer and...
Dave Meltzer from the Wrestling Observer Show More
Dave Meltzer from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter joins JR to break down the WWE's Night of Champions PPV. Hear their thoughts on The Usos, Cesaro, Chris Jericho, AJ Lee, Brock Lesnar, the meaning of titles & belts, and long term planning in pro-wrestling storylines. Show Less
TRR - Ep31 - Cowboy Bill Watts
JR's mentor is on the podcast - Cowboy Bill Watts Show More
JR's mentor is on the podcast - Cowboy Bill Watts, tough promoter of the Mid-South territory, who also spent time at WCW and WWE. They talk booking philosophy, selling, heels & babyfaces, Eric Bischoff, Vince McMahon, and the impact of the erosion of the territories on pro-wrestling. Plus, Watts has some strong opinions about some of today's talent & matches - The Undertaker, Bray Wyatt, John Cena, and Wrestlmania 30. Show Less
TRR - Ep30 - Vince Russo
JR talked to Vince Russo the day before he was Show More
JR talked to Vince Russo the day before he was fired from TNA Impact, so you won't hear much discussion about the current state of the promotion or its beleaguered future. What you will hear though is plenty of stories about Vince's run in WWE during the Attitude Era, his longtime creative partner Ed Ferrara, both of his abbreviated runs at WCW, his relationship with Vince McMahon, Owen Hart, The Undertaker, & The Rock. Plus, JR & Vince Russo go head-to-head on wrestling philosophy & psychology. Show Less
TRR - Ep29 - Stan "The Lariat"...
Stan The Lariat Hansen is talking about his Show More
Stan "The Lariat" Hansen is talking about his phenomenal success in Japan! He's also talking about his highschool football days, working for Bill Watts, tagging with Bruiser Brody, Big Van Vader's eye injury, Japanese stiff style, and what he's up to now! Show Less
TRR - Ep28 - Tony Schiavone
Tony Schiavone steered the Monday Nitro ship for Show More
Tony Schiavone steered the Monday Nitro ship for WCW, spent a brief year in WWE, got his start with Jim Crockett Promotions... and joins Good Ole JR to relive it all. He's also speaking candidly about Bobby Heenan, Vince Russo, and Ed Ferrara, and sharing details about what happened behind-the-scenes the night NWO debuted! Show Less
TRR - Ep27 - Sean Grande
Sean Grande is the voice of the Boston Celtics and Show More
Sean Grande is the voice of the Boston Celtics and a life-long wrestling fan! He and JR are breaking down the business - what's working, what's not, and what might make it hot again. Plus, their thoughts on Bray Wyatt, Ric Flair, John Cena, The Rock, and Vince McMahon. And listen carefully... or you might miss the great Stone Cold Steve Austin story! Show Less
TRR - Ep26 - TNA Impact's...
TNA Impact's Bully Ray has plenty to say about the Show More
TNA Impact's Bully Ray has plenty to say about the state of TNA and its future! He also has stories about those Damn Dudleys, Mongo Vile (who?), Team 3D, The Undertaker, ECW, and Paul Heyman. Plus, hear Bubba's retirement plan, and his one thing left on his wrestling bucket list! Show Less
TRR - Ep25 - Sting Pt 2
It's part 2 of JR's conversation with Sting! Hear Show More
It's part 2 of JR's conversation with Sting! Hear about the Crow persona, Terry Funk, Scott Hall, the Owen Hart tragedy and how that affected Sting, his WCW years, his time in TNA, AJ Styles, Sting's steroid use, and the Scorpion Deathlock. Show Less
TRR - Ep24 - Sting Pt 1
This interview was just too big to fit in one Show More
This interview was just too big to fit in one podcast...so here's part 1 of JR's conversation with Sting! Hear about his wrestling start in California, his first meeting with Hulk Hogan, training with Jerry Jarrett, working with Cactus Jack and Big Van Vader, and the most embarrassing match of Sting's career! Show Less