Chris Jericho has a new job in WWE. He will be hosting a weekly talk show for the company. The move comes because of the massive success that his podcast interview show achieved. The series will be aired through the online video subscriber service, and the first episode will take place immediately after the next episode of Monday Night Raw. Jericho will be interviewing former on screen nemesis John Cena on the debut episode.
March 30, 2015
We now have an official confirmation on a rumor that has excited many within the internet wrestling community. While doing an interview with Chris Jericho on his podcast show, Samoa Joe acknowledged publicly that he has had some discussions with WWE. The former TNA World Heavyweight Champion stated that negotiations are ongoing, but he obviously cannot provide any deals on the matter. Joe will likely be in NXT soon.
March 7, 2015
When it comes to podcast shows, wrestling fans have been living in nirvana thanks to Jim Ross, Vince Russo, Steve Austin and Chris Jericho joining the industry. Well, the game just got a bit more interesting. Reports have surfaced that Ric Flair has just signed an agreement with CBS Sports to host his own weekly show. The Nature Boy will be interviewing various professional wrestlers, celebrities and musicians on his show.
February 17, 2015
During his podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Shawn Michaels discussed the story about how he and Marty Jannetty were fired by WWE very early on in their career. He revealed that Vince McMahon had fired the Rockers because of stories that he had heard from others about how wildly they were partying. McMahon was under the belief that the two of them tore up a bar, but Michaels stated that it was simply a matter of a broken glass.
February 15, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, the wildly underrated Wade Barrett revealed a canceled story line that might not have gone over very well with the audience. When WWE was in Chicago last year, they wanted to take a jab at the fans by having Barrett impersonate CM Punk, who had left the company. Management changed up the plans at the very last minute and do an alternate segment with Paul Heyman teasing the audience.
January 30, 2015
Since it does not get mentioned as often as the ones done by Steve Austin, Chris Jericho and Jim Ross, the Roddy Piper podcast has flown largely under the radar. For those that are interested, the WWE legend is still doing his interview shows on a weekly basis. The latest episode involves an entertaining discussion with the always controversial and opinionated Jim Cornette. Interestingly enough, the previous episode involved Vince Russo.
January 29, 2015
During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Hulk Hogan was asked about his relationship with Randy Savage, as the former will be inducting the latter into the WWE Hall of Fame during Wrestlemania weekend. Hogan claims that he and Savage reconciled their years of difference shortly before the untimely death of the Macho Man. Hogan even stated that the two of them had planned a cookout before the tragic car accident.
January 15, 2015