Hot on the heels of a newsworthy week in the world of WWE, Graham "GSM" Matthews and Tommy Sharp welcome back wrestling aficionado "Mad Dog" Tim Michaels to discuss the current state of tag team wrestling in the company. How does it compare to what it once was in the 1980s? What can little things WWE be doing to maximize what tandems they have at their disposal on Raw and SmackDown Live? Is NXT's The Revival the answer to WWE's recent woes in its tag team ranks?
In the remainder of the episode, GSM and Tommy are breaking down the latest happenings on Raw and SmackDown as well as the fallout from Elimination Chamber including Bray Wyatt winning the WWE Championship, Naomi becoming the new SmackDown Women's Champion, Bayley capturing the Raw Women's Championship and what it might mean for her friendship with Sasha Banks, Baron Corbin targeting Dean Ambrose, Emmalina's anticipated "premiere," the Festival of Friendship breaking down, and much more!
Graham "GSM" Matthews and Tommy Sharp are stoked for WWE's Elimination Chamber pay-per-view on Sunday night, and how you not be when the card is as stacked as it is? On the latest episode of WrestleRant Radio, they break down the entire event, starting with the WWE Championship Elimination Chamber match. Who will survive Satan's Prison and walk out with the title in tow en route to WrestleMania 33?
The duo are previewing the rest of the matches as well as offer their predictions for each bout before delving into this week's episodes of NXT and 205 Live, discussing the in-ring Raw debut of Samoa Joe from Monday night, the chances of Goldberg walking out of Fastlane as the new WWE Universal Champion, The Club defending their Raw Tag Team Championship against Cesaro and Sheamus, and much more!
Coming off a loaded week in the world of WWE from the fallout of the Royal Rumble match to Samoa Joe's shocking arrival on Raw, Graham "GSM" Matthews and Tommy Sharp analyze it all on WrestleRant Radio. But they aren't flying solo! Wrestling aficionado Tim joins them on the Next Era Wrestling hotline to offer an on-site report for the pay-per-view including the electric atmosphere for John Cena vs. AJ Styles, Cena's strange championship celebration, Kevin Owens besting Roman Reigns in a No Disqualification match, Neville taking home the Cruiserweight Championship, Randy Orton winning the Royal Rumble match, the reaction to Roman Reigns entering at No. 30, the lack of surprise entrants, Braun Strowman's strong showing, and plenty of other Rumble-related thoughts.
Other topics of discussion include Seth Rollins' heartbreaking injury and the latest on his status for WrestleMania 33, plans for Goldberg vs. Brock Lesnar at the Show of Shows, thoughts on all of the current champions in WWE, what might be in store for Cena at WrestleMania, where Joe falls into all of this, and much more!
Mere days ahead of an absolutely star-studded WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view, Graham "GSM" Matthews and Tommy Sharp reunite at long last on WrestleRant Radio to bring you a stacked show filled with bold picks, predictions and previews of the anticipated event! First, they look at the WWE Championship match between AJ Styles and John Cena and their respective odds of emerging with the title in tow, Kevin Owens' WWE Universal Championship defense against Roman Reigns, Charlotte Flair and Bayley's battle for the Raw Women's Championship, and the rest of the exciting undercard.
Then, the duo shift their focus to what is being called one of the most unpredictable Royal Rumble matches in many years and break down every announced participant in the bout. What brought them to the dance and what are their motivations for winning the Rumble? Who can fans expect as surprise entrants? Who do GSM and Tommy see reigning supreme? Find out the answers to all of these questions and much more in this blockbuster rundown of the Rumble!
From Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka passing away to Kurt Angle's WWE Hall of Fame induction announcement to Mickie James' return on SmackDown Live, it has been nothing short of a newsworthy week in the world of wrestling, and Graham "GSM" Matthews is analyzing it all on the latest episode of WrestleRant Radio! He opens the hour with his candid thoughts on the WWE United Kingdom Championship Tournament and if it was a success, Snuka's passing and whether it should have been honored the way he was, Brock Lesnar's return on Raw, the Elimination Chamber announcement on SmackDown, Dolph Ziggler on The King's Court, Mickie James being revealed as La Luchadora, and much more!
Also, stick around for Jamie Lee Mac and GSM talking the exciting announcement regarding Angle heading into the Hall of Fame, Jamie's initial reaction to the news, who he could see inducting him, a potential on-air role for him on WWE programming, whether we will see him ahead of his induction, and if one more match is in the cards from the Olympic gold medalist!