Category Archives: Brainstu Wrestling

Brainstu Wrestling: February 15th, 2017

– Jericho & Kevin Owens bromance is over
– Bayley wins Raw women’s championship
– Bray Wyatt defeats AJ Styles & John Cena in a good Triple Threat to retain WWE Championship
– What isn’t Smackdown doing right?
– Early Wrestlemania plans
– Randy Orton refuses to face Bray Wyatt
– Fastlane card so far

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: February 1st, 2017

– Seth Rollins is injured again, and he might miss another Wrestlemania
– Noelle Foley is so out of her (ex) boyfriend Frank The Clowns league, we truly are amazed how she dated a guy more hateable than Roman Reigns
– Early Elimination Chamber preview
– How can WWE build a Hall of Fame building and optimize 205 Live better?

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: January 4th, 2017

 

– Braun Stroman’s Tinder profile has been leaked, so we take a guess as to what wrestlers in character would put as their Tinder tag lines
– Raw & Smackdown recap: Smackdown is doing everything right while Raw is doing everything wrong
– TNA has a new majority owner
– Wrestle Kingdom 11 already being called the PPV of the year

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: December 28th, 2016

– The 2016 Brainstu Awards: The best and worst of Pro Wrestling in the year of 2016
– Reflecting on 2016 and the incredible year it was in the world of Pro Wrestling

Play

Brainstu Wrestling : November 30th, 2016

Brainstu Wrestling uploading now

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Former Indy Wrestler Joey Image joins the show
– WWE TLC predictions
– ROH Final Battle predictions
– Colt Cabana not wanted by WWE
– WWE possibly raiding ROH roster again
– Will Owens/Jericho bromance come to an end?

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: November 23rd, 2016

 

– Survivor Series exceeded our low expectations, it was far worse
– WWE has to rebuild Brock Lesnar after having Goldberg squash him
– Hammy has a big problem with James Ellsworth being in the WWE Title picture
– Jericho/Owens have the greatest Bromance moment in history
– What are we thankful for as wrestling fans

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: November 2nd, 2016

 

– Is Charlotte the best heel in women’s wrestling?
– Can Goldberg withstand a trip to Suplex City?
– Mike shares thoughts on what WWE can do to fix Raw
– Daniel Bryan breaks down on camera on Total Bellas
– Will WWE ever let Bryan wrestle again?
– WWE Hell In A Cell Recap: Charlotte defeats Sasha in the first women’s Hell In A Cell match, Owens & Rollins have a classic, Rusev dominates Reigns until “Super Reigns” defeats Rusev
– Raw Recap: Goldberg continues the burial of Rusev, Charlotte is a Queen heel to Bayley, Jericho doesn’t put anyone on the list
– Smackdown Recap: Hammy was at Smackdown, James Ellsworth somehow gets biggest pop, Ambrose becomes #1 contender, Bryan and Miz have another heated exchange

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: October 26th, 2016

– In studio guest: Comedian Josh Wells
– Billy Corgan vs Dixie Carter in court over control of TNA
– Is WWE screwing up Goldberg Vs. Lesnar 2 booking?
– Hell In A Cell predictions
– Raw Recap: Heyman and Lesnar try to look heel in Lesnar’s hometown crowd and fail miserably, the hottest thing on the show is the list of Jericho, Enzo & Cass don’t need microphones to get over
– Smackdown Recap: James Ellsworth costs Ambrose a title shot, Ambrose vs Styles is good, but getting stale, Alexa Bliss continues to impress, Randy Orton joining the Wyatt Family?
– This week not in wrestling: The Walking Dead premiere was as violent and amazing as you hoped it would be

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: October 19th, 2016

 

– TNA is in an abysmal state, and Dixie Carter needs to go as far away from the Wrestling business as she can, fast.
– Mick Foley says Sasha Banks vs Charlotte is main eventing a PPV, then he says they aren’t, so what is it?
– RAW Recap: Goldberg returns, Cesaro makes watching a Sheamus match entertaining
– Smackdown Recap: James Ellsworth and Hammy doesn’t know why, Dean Ambrose is a comical relief, Carmella calls out Nikki Bella

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: October 12th, 2016

– No Mercy recap: Styles, Cena & Ambrose open the show, Ziggler wins IC Title & Luke Harper returns
– Smackdown Recap: Styles gets pinned by a jobber
– Raw Recap: Paul Heyman calls out Goldberg, Sasha & Charlotte coexist to take out sexist Rusev, Mick Foley makes first women’s Hell In A Cell Match, Chris Jericho proves he is arguably the best on Raw
– Do we want to see Goldberg back in WWE?
– WWE 2K17 mentions CM Punk
– Nancy Grace gets called out for her lack of accurate journalism involving dead wrestlers

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: October 5th, 2016

– WWE bought the TNA video library, Billy Corgan is now the majority owner and Dixie Carter is out! #Allegedly
– No Mercy predictions
– Is John Cena an all-time “Top 10”?
– Raw Recap: Sasha Banks defeats Charlotte to become a 2-time Raw Women’s champion in an epic main event, Owens & Jericho and The New Day have an incredible segment
– Smackdown Recap: Styles, Cena & Ambrose have an epic 3-way promo leading into No Mercy, Miz recaps Zigglers failure of a career, Wyatt & Orton have a very creepy build to their No Mercy clash

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: September 28th, 2016

  • Tess & Katie from Good Girls, Bad Thoughts join us in studio
  • Clash of Champions Recap
  • TNA’s sinking ship has officially sunk, as they can not afford to put their Bound For Glory on the air and afford to tape future Impact shows
  • Raw Recap: Cesaro & Sheamus are a tag team, because reasons, Roman and Rusev bore us at the start of the show, Sasha Banks gets her rematch with Charlotte
  • Smackdown Recap: Ziggler puts his career on the line against Miz, Alexa Bliss jumps Becky Lynch, Orton chases after Wyatt
Play

Brainstu Wrestling: September 21st, 2016

– Is it too late for Billy Corgan to save TNA?
– Vince McMahon tears his quad by squatting A LOT of weight in the gym, yet wants to get back to work immediate, because he’s a monster
– Trish Stratus celebrates 10 years post-WWE retirement this week
– Clash Of Champions preview
– RAW Recap: Cesaro ties it up with Sheamus, Baley is added to Women’s title match, Owens tells Rusev to “machka something” while Reigns wins a cage match
– Smackdown Recap: Ambrose pins Cena clean, and not with a finisher. Wow.

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: September 14th, 2016

– Hammy drops a #HamBomb against MMA & Wrestling fans who are foaming with anger towards CM Punk
– Backlash recap: AJ Styles is WWE Champion, Becky Lynch is Smackdown Women’s Champion, Heath Slater & Rhyno are Smackdown Tag-Team Champions
– Raw Recap: Jack Swagger leaves Raw by losing to Jinder Mahal, Zayn calls Jericho a stupid idiot on The Highlight Reel, The New Day tell us all they also thought Gallows & Anderson can’t do comedy
– Smackdown Recap: AJ Styles celebrates before Cena and Ambrose drop nukes on one another, Is it time to drop Dolph Ziggler, will Bray Wyatt ever win
– T.J. Perkins wins Cruiserweight Championship by winning the Cruiserweight Classic

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: September 7th, 2016

– We reflect on CM Punks legacy in Pro Wrestling as he makes his MMA debut at UFC 203
– WWE Backlash predictions
– Rhyno has Kurt Angle break ankles of people who don’t vote for him in new political ad
– What if wrestlers were in Presidential debates?
– Raw Recap: Starts off strong with Owens and Rollins, but falls flat on it’s ass with “The Old Day”
– Smackdown Recap: Bray Wyatt shares another promo on Orton, build up to Styles/Ambrose has been lackluster

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: August 31st, 2016

Brainstu Wrestling uploading now

– Kevin Owens’s Universal Championship win is the most satisfying and well deserved wins in WWE history, unless your name is Vince Russo, then you hate everything about it
– RIP WWE Hall Of Famer Mr. Fuji
– Dixie Carter out of power at TNA, Billy Corgan in
– Dudley Boyz already have their first pose-WWE match booked
– WWE is already screwing up Bayley’s main roster run
– Raw Recap: Owens plays the IWC in human form and trolls the opening segment, Cesaro sells brilliantly against Sheamus, HHH returns & Paul Heyman apologizes to Stephanie, but is this story over?
– Smackdown Recap: Apollo Crews gets huge match with AJ Styles, Styles shows he is the top heel on Smackdown, Bray Wyatt gets into program with Orton & Dean Ambrose vs Baron Corbin, because reasons

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: August 10th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Broken Matt Hardy is the greatest thing in Pro Wrestling today
– Team USA killing it in the Olympics
– Conor McGregor calls WWE superstars pussies, but can he really kick their asses?
– Joey Styles fired from WWE
– Wade Barrett said League Of Nations was just to push Reigns
– RAW RECAP: Enzo, Cass, Jericho & Owens start Raw strong, Braun Stroman destroys another local talent, Rollins v Balor heating up, Cesaro vs Sheamus, Roman Reigns is for once not boring and Daniel Bryan tells Cesaro he’s being misused, because duh
– SMACKDOWN RECAP: Wyatt Family vs Ambrose & Ziggler delivers, Eva Marie is the WORST gimmick of 2016, Orton vs Del Rio

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: August 3rd, 2016

– Hammy’s friends Jeff, Matt & Nick are in-studio guests because Mike is not on Skype
– The Resurrection of Jake The Snake almost made Hammy cry
– Raw Recap: Enzo, Sasha, Jericho & Charlotte have an awesome opening segment/match, Roman Reigns is now facing mid-carders, Sami Zayn & Rollings have an excellent main event & Balor steps up to Rollins
– Smackdown Recap: Heel-ish Ambrose, Apollo Crews is the #1 contender for the IC Title, AJ Styles & Cena steal the show
– Summerslam card looks LEGIT
– Rhyno wins a Republican House seat in Michigan
– Lillian Garcia leaves WWE to take care of her Father
– Ric Flair regrets ever going to TNA in the “no shit” news story of the week

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: July 28th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– WWE Battleground Recap: Matches were overall better than Wrestlemania, Ambrose brings WWE Championship to Smackdown, Owens vs Zayn is a WWE MOTY candidate
– Raw Recap: Sasha banks wins Womens Championship, Finn Balor vs Rollins is your Summerslam main event
– Smackdown Recap: Eva Marie has the worst entrance ever, Dolph Ziggler vs Ambrose is your Summerslam Smackdown main event
– Question of The Week: Will Ziggler turn heel in program with Ambrose?
– Did WWE give Sasha Banks the Womens Championship too soon

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: July 21st, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– WWE Draft recap and analysis
– Brock Lesnar tests positive by USADA
– Is the WWE Wellness policy serious?
– Battleground predictions

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: July 13th, 2016

 

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Brock Lesnar carried the UFC out of mediocrity for UFC 200
– Raw Recap: Owens doesn’t want Zayn on commentary, Rollins & Ambrose look to be the next big rivalry in WWE, Vince decides who runs Raw & Smackdown and Stephanie gives one of the best heel lines ever
– Rumor Mill: Vince McMahon is tired of Roman Reigns and looks to make Rollins and AJ Styles the faces of WWE
– WWE ripped off TNA’s Final Deletion with the Wyatt Family and The New Day
– Pokemon Go is hotter than a Daniel Bryan Wrestlemania main event

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: June 29th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– CM Punk has his first UFC fight set against Mickey Gall
– Is there a better wellness policy we can think of for WWE?
– Mike reviews Ring Of Honor: Best In The World 2016
– Bret Hart criticizes WWE for not booking Curtis Axel
– We marvel at what was revealed from Sandra Toffoloni, sister of Nancy Benoit, on Talk Is Jericho
– RAW Recap: Rollins opens the show talking Reigns suspension, New Day mimics The Wyatt Family, Zayn and Owens on Jericho’s “Highlight Reel”
– Question/s Of The Week: Should WWE have two major world titles with the brand split & in one sentence, how do we fix TNA?

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: June 22nd, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– WWE Money In The Bank recap
– Raw Recap: Returning Wyatt Family feuds with New Day, returning Sasha Banks feuds with Charlotte, the audience LOVES Dean Ambrose as champion and Reigns is NOT loved by the crowd
– Roman Reigns’s suspension and how WWE’s wellness policy is not fair when compared to other sports as well as other performers on the roster
– WWE brand split PPV schedule leaked

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: June 15th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Money In The Bank predictions
– Raw Recap: Vaudevillains get epic heel heat interrupting fun things, Cena vs. Styles is the best feud going into MITB, Shield reunion on Ambrose Asylum & Kevin Owens is gold on commentary
– CM Punk finally has a date for his UFC debut
– Jeff Hardy wants to return to WWE just so he can jump off a cage
– TNA Slammiversary almost didn’t happen because they forgot to pay the bills

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: June 8th, 2016

 

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Recapping NxT Takeover: The End
– Raw Recap: Cena/Styles had an awesome promo while The New Day looks to bury themselves by siding with Cena, Money In The Bank ladder match participants have hilarious opening promo
– TNA spoofed the horrendous Matt/Jeff Hardy video and made it funnier

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: May 31st, 2016

 

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Ricochet vs Will Ospreay from NJPW is your no contest “Match Of The Year” because nothing will beat this match
– TNA gives us “Finger Poke Of Doom 2.0” with Matt and Jeff Hardy
– Hammy sees Jeff Hardy vs Sting from TNA Victory Road 2011 for the first time and is completely disgusted
Raw Recap: Enzo & Cass are so over, it’s ridiculous, New Day makes Shane dance, Cena returns and AJ Styles turns heel
– Goldberg is back in WWE but only on WWE 2K17

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: May 25th, 2016

Brainstu Wrestling 5/25 uploading now. Also have a REPLAY version as well.

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Extreme Rules recap: Huge pop for Rollins return, Huge boos for champ Reigns, Ambrose & Jericho have a dud match but spot of the night & the IC Title match is your match of the night
– Raw recap: Face Rollins quickly turns heel, Enzo Amore returns, Charlotte wants nothing to do with her dad, awesome Money In The Bank qualifying matches
– Shane McMahon reveals why he walked away from WWE
– AJ Styles proves beyond a shadow of a doubt he’s the best performer WWE has

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: May 18th, 2016

 

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– WWE Extreme Rules predictions
– Raw Recap: The New Day goes back in time, IC Title picture is perfect booking, Reigns meets a Styles Clash and BOOsos vs. Bullet Club
– Paige and Alberto Del Rio are dating, and we now have another reason to hate Del Rio
– Velvet Sky done with TNA
– TNA failing to pay production staff on time

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: May 11th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– Adam Rose has a Titanic level sinking of his career
– Raw Recap: The New Day make a subliminal racist joke, Reigns and the BOOlet club vs Bullet Club, Ambrose ruins Jericho’s jacket & a heated up IC Title picture
– Jim Cornette’s comments about HHH never getting over spark a debate to see if he is on our list of top 10 all time WWE performers
– Keven Owens on ESPN
– WWE releases including Brooklyn Brawler
– Adam Cole joins Bullet Club at ROH event
– Question Of The Week: Biggest pops we’ve ever heard

Play

Brainstu Wrestling: May 4th, 2016

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

– WWE Payback recap: Enzo Amore knocked out from botch slide, Ryback trolls CM Punk loving Chicago, Vince gives Shane & Steph control of Raw, Reigns gets booed out of the building again
– Raw recap: Seeing Styles, Gallows & Anderson in a match together was a mark out moment, Reigns might have just started to turn heel by destroying Styles.
– We had a more enjoyable time watching Payback than Wrestlemania
– The Young Bucks sign with ROH
– Question Of The Week: What are the worst injuries you’ve seen in wrestling history?

Play