Posts tagged with "Vince Russo"

Vince Russo Criticizes Roman Reigns’ Push, Blames Vince McMahon

Posted by Matt Boone April 26, 2016 2 Comments

Former WWE, WCW and TNA head writer Vince Russo recently appeared as a guest on the “Pro Wrestling illustrated Podcast,” and shared his thoughts on the current push of Roman Reigns in WWE and Vince McMahon’s inability to know what wrestling fans want in 2016. Regarding the way Reigns is being pushed right now, a […]

HBK On Not Missing WWE, Wrestling Fans Putting Up With Anything

Posted by Matt Boone April 9, 2016 1 Comment

Never one to shy away from controversy, Shawn Michaels got the wrestling community talking following his recent appearance on Vince Russo’s new podcast, “The Brand,” which is available at PodcastOne.com. During his appearance on the show, Michaels explained to Russo why he doesn’t miss being in the ring for WWE these days. “Everybody asks me, […]

Russo Talks About Time In TNA: “Dixie Carter Lies, It’s Part Of Her Persona”

Posted by Eric Lynch April 8, 2016 0 Comment

Vince Russo said in a recent interview that he only truly controlled TNA storylines for about 2 months of his 10 years with the company. On The Bolin Alley podcast with Kenny Bolin, Russo spoke at-length about his time with TNA and revealed details on his role in the TNA creative department. “I was at […]

JBL Responds To Vince Russo’s Comments About His “Legends” Show On WWE Network

Posted by Matt Boone December 27, 2015 1 Comment

WWE announcer and host of his own new WWE Network show took exception to comments made about the program, called “Legends With JBL,” from former WWE, WCW and TNA writer Vince Russo. JBL wrote a lengthy explanation in response to comments made by Russo about JBL’s past shows with the man who helped WCW finally […]

John Cena Praises NXT, SmackDown Rating, Taz Interviews Adam Cole & Vince Russo

Posted by Matt Boone December 20, 2015 0 Comment

– The Thursday, December 17th edition of WWE SmackDown scored a final cable rating of 1.68, up from last week’s 1.55 final draw. Thursday’s SmackDown averaged 2.332 million viewers, also up from last week’s show, which averaged 2.133 million viewers. – The latest edition of “The Taz Show: Bodyslams & Beyond,” which is available for […]

Jim Ross On Scripted Promos In WWE, Table For 3, Goldust As WWE Champion

Posted by Matt Boone December 2, 2015 0 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross recently updated the Q&A section of his official website, JRsBarBQ.com, answering questions from fans about topics such as the On if WWE acknowledges the negative feedback they get from former WWE Superstars such as Bret Hart, Mick Foley and Vince Russo: “Would it bother you if you were in […]

Bischoff Calls Out Russo/Heyman For Being Wrong (Video), Eva Marie Update

Posted by Matt Boone September 6, 2015 1 Comment

– WWE is scheduled to release their “Monday Night War: Vol. 2: Know Your Role” DVD/Blu-ray on Tuesday, and as noted, Eric Bischoff was interviewed for the project. Below is a clip from the DVD that features Bischoff calling “B.S.” on comments both Vince Russo and Paul Heyman made during the WWE Network series, “Monday […]

Vince Russo On Ric Flair’s Podcast, SD! Preview, JR/Justin Roberts, More

Posted by Matt Boone September 3, 2015 0 Comment

– Often-mocked old WWE character Mantaur will be bringing back the gimmick for only the second time since leaving WWE nearly 20 years ago. Mantaur will be working at St. Patrick’s CYO Sports in Brooklyn, New York, for the Pro Wrestling Syndicate promotion, on Saturday, September 12th. For ticket information, visit ProWrestlingSyndicate.com. – Justin Roberts […]

Vince Russo Says WWE Has Failed Miserably With Bray Wyatt

Posted by Brad Davis August 30, 2015 2 Comments

Former WWE, WCW and TNA writer Vince Russo has posted a new blog entry discussing the way WWE has booked Bray Wyatt. More specifically, Russo says WWE creative has “failed Bray Wyatt miserably” and there’s no excuse for how badly they’ve dropped the ball with him. Say what you want about Russo’s booking history, he […]

Gunner Responds To CM Punk’s Criticism Of Him, Talks TNA Pay Issues

Posted by Matt Boone July 22, 2015 0 Comment

Highlights of a new Gunner interview.

Ric Flair Discusses The Fall Of WCW And Working With Vince Russo

Posted by Matt Boone July 11, 2015 0 Comment

Highlights of a new Ric Flair interview.

Vince Russo On Triple H Burying Talent, How To Fix TNA, Biggest Regrets

Posted by Brad Davis July 9, 2015 1 Comment

Vince Russo recently spoke with Donald Wood and the rest of the Ring Rust Radio crew. Here are some highlights of what Russo said about: If he still has something to offer the wrestling business: “That’s a really good question and it’s really like a double edged sword. I am content doing my thing on […]

Vince Russo Talks Original Plans For Chris Jericho’s WWE Debut

Posted by Matt Boone July 5, 2015 1 Comment

Highlights from Vince Russo’s latest blog.

Vince Russo Responds To Jim Ross’ Rant About The State Of The Wrestling Industry

Posted by Brad Davis June 8, 2015 12 Comments

Former WWE writer Vince Russo has issued a lengthy response to Jim Ross’ recent rant about the state of the pro wrestling industry. Here’s what Russo wrote: I GUESS IF JR SAYS IT IT’S OK Early this morning I read a blog posted by JR about the state of the wrestling business today. Man, did […]

Vince Russo Says Vince McMahon Has Lost The Ability To Create Stars

Posted by Brad Davis May 21, 2015 27 Comments

Former WWE, WCW & TNA writer Vince Russo has posted a new blog at the Chairshot Reality website talking about Vince McMahon forgetting how to create new stars, specifically as it relates to Kevin Owens’ WWE TV debut on Monday’s RAW. Russo says that when Sami Zayn made his WWE debut answering John Cena’s US […]