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Grilling JR
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Grilling JR

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For over forty years Jim Ross has been the Voice of Wrestling. From starting as referee in the regional territories to becoming the Executive Vice President for WWE, nobody has a story quite like Jim Ross. From recruiting and hiring some of the biggest superstars in the industry to providing the soundtrack for the most important moments in wrestling history, "Good Ole JR" was there for it all. Join us every Thursday morning as Conrad Thompson grills JR like you've never heard before, uncut and uncensored!

Latest Episodes

Taboo Tuesday 2004

The show was delayed, as was JR's plane, and boy is his pissed off this week on Grilling JR! Don't miss his controversial comments about today's product and the one back in October 2004. You just won't believe what he has to say about critics, Johnny Ace, and so much more. You'll also hear about the early idea behind the WWE Network, Triple H's backstage politics, Pat Patterson resigning, Hassan coming to the main roster, Al Snow as a trainer, the Tough Enough 4 class, why Ryback didn't have a longer run in the WWE, why Shelton didn't become a bigger star, who JR thinks we need a "locker room full of" who has unfortunately passed on, how the ladies handled lingerie matches and the like, what promo had Vince furious at Flair, and of course what was "real" and what wasn't about the voting for Taboo Tuesday 2004! Meet JR, Sting, Muta, Jim Crockett, all of the AEW crew and legends from JCP, the NWA, and WCW in Baltimore next month at www.starrcast.com Watch JR have an uncensored convers...

114 MIN3 d ago
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Taboo Tuesday 2004

Hell In A Cell '09

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Hell In A Cell from 2009 is the topic, but there's a lot of meat on the bone as far as subjects from this time period, including the beginnings of Bret Hart's WWE return, WWE/Ultimate Warrior lawsuits, Al Sharpton on RAW, Linda McMahon's political career, does Vince McMahon hold a grudge against the Rhodes family, and so much more, PLUS JR's thoughts on AEW Dynamite, and the ending of the recent Hell In A Cell PPV! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

89 MIN1 w ago
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Hell In A Cell '09

Badd Blood

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Badd Blood from October 1997 is the topic! There's a lot to cover from this show, including the untimely and tragic passing of Brian Pillman. How did JR find out, and how did he feel about the way the WWE handled the news? Plus, Kane debuted after one of the greatest main events of all time, Shawn Michaels vs. The Undertaker in the first ever Hell In A Cell! Also, Bret Hart as WWE Champion on the last PPV prior to the Montreal Screwjob, the "Gang Wars" storyline, Owen Hart vs. Faarooq for the IC title vacated by Steve Austin's neck injury, and so much more! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

150 MIN2 w ago
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Badd Blood

Ric Flair vs. Ronnie Garvin (Title switch, late NWA '87)

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss the NWA in late 1987, specifically the World Heavyweight Title switch between Ric Flair and Ronnie Garvin! The guys discuss this feud, the feelings between Flair and Garvin, the UWF acquisition, Dusty Rhodes as booker at this time, the WWE going to war, and so much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

106 MIN3 w ago
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Ric Flair vs. Ronnie Garvin (Title switch, late NWA '87)

WWE Mind Games

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss WWE's Mind Games PPV from September 1996! Hear all about the main event, Shawn Michaels vs. Mankind, plus a whole lot about the landscape at the time, including Bret Hart's contract, signing Rocky Maivia, fake Razor and Diesel, working with ECW, Furnas and Lafon, and much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

127 MINSEP 19
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WWE Mind Games

Clash Of The Champions XII

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas talk Clash Of The Champions XII! This card aired live on TBS, and took place on September 5, 1990 from Asheville, North Carolina. The main event was World Heavyweight Champion Sting vs. his arch nemesis The Black Scorpion! But who was under the Scorpion's mask and what were the plans at this stage for this gimmick and feud to play out? Plus Ric Flair challenged Lex Luger for the United States Championship, and Stan Hansen, The Steiner Bros., Tommy Rich, The Nasty Boys, Kevin Nash as a Master Blaster, Mike Rotunda and The Fabulous Freebirds were all on the card! Hear JR's thoughts on the card, plus all the news from the wrestling world around this time! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

132 MINSEP 12
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Clash Of The Champions XII

Unforgiven 2004

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Unforgiven 2004 is the topic! Hear all about Randy Orton's abbreviated run as World Heavyweight Champion, and his match with Triple H in the main event, the tag team La Resistance and their push at this time, Shawn Michaels facing Kane, the Jericho-Christian feud, and Chris Benoit and William Regal teaming up against the "Evolution" tag team of Ric Flair and Batista! Plus, hear JR's thoughts on AEW's All Out, the announce team, the matches, the fans, and so much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

87 MINSEP 5
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Unforgiven 2004

CM Punk

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, on the eve of his return to wrestling at Starrcast, "The Best In The World" CM Punk's career is the topic! Hear all about when JR first became aware of Punk, his WWE signing, his early days in OVW, troubles in the locker room, his ups and downs on the card, and his days as a main eventer and champion! Plus, what does JR think of the recent rumors about CM Punk, Fox, and Smackdown! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

155 MINAUG 29
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CM Punk

Summerslam '09

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, Summerslam '09 is the topic! Hear all about the main event of CM Punk vs. Jeff Hardy in a TLC Match for the WWE Championship! Plus, Randy Orton vs, John Cena, Christian defends his ECW Championship, HHH and HBK vs. Cody Rhodes and Ted DiBiase, Chris Jericho and Big Show vs. Cryme Time and so much more! Plus, what was Brock Lesnar up to at this time, and some of JR's present day thoughts on the upcoming AEW vs. NXT "Wednesday Night War!" Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

159 MINAUG 22
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Summerslam '09

Ask JR!

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, it's an "ASK JR" episode of the show, as Jim answers listener questions from all across social media! Plus, hear Jim's thoughts on Summerslam, and Steve Austin's new show on USA! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

136 MINAUG 15
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Ask JR!

Latest Episodes

Taboo Tuesday 2004

The show was delayed, as was JR's plane, and boy is his pissed off this week on Grilling JR! Don't miss his controversial comments about today's product and the one back in October 2004. You just won't believe what he has to say about critics, Johnny Ace, and so much more. You'll also hear about the early idea behind the WWE Network, Triple H's backstage politics, Pat Patterson resigning, Hassan coming to the main roster, Al Snow as a trainer, the Tough Enough 4 class, why Ryback didn't have a longer run in the WWE, why Shelton didn't become a bigger star, who JR thinks we need a "locker room full of" who has unfortunately passed on, how the ladies handled lingerie matches and the like, what promo had Vince furious at Flair, and of course what was "real" and what wasn't about the voting for Taboo Tuesday 2004! Meet JR, Sting, Muta, Jim Crockett, all of the AEW crew and legends from JCP, the NWA, and WCW in Baltimore next month at www.starrcast.com Watch JR have an uncensored convers...

114 MIN3 d ago
Comments
Taboo Tuesday 2004

Hell In A Cell '09

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Hell In A Cell from 2009 is the topic, but there's a lot of meat on the bone as far as subjects from this time period, including the beginnings of Bret Hart's WWE return, WWE/Ultimate Warrior lawsuits, Al Sharpton on RAW, Linda McMahon's political career, does Vince McMahon hold a grudge against the Rhodes family, and so much more, PLUS JR's thoughts on AEW Dynamite, and the ending of the recent Hell In A Cell PPV! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

89 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Hell In A Cell '09

Badd Blood

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Badd Blood from October 1997 is the topic! There's a lot to cover from this show, including the untimely and tragic passing of Brian Pillman. How did JR find out, and how did he feel about the way the WWE handled the news? Plus, Kane debuted after one of the greatest main events of all time, Shawn Michaels vs. The Undertaker in the first ever Hell In A Cell! Also, Bret Hart as WWE Champion on the last PPV prior to the Montreal Screwjob, the "Gang Wars" storyline, Owen Hart vs. Faarooq for the IC title vacated by Steve Austin's neck injury, and so much more! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

150 MIN2 w ago
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Badd Blood

Ric Flair vs. Ronnie Garvin (Title switch, late NWA '87)

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss the NWA in late 1987, specifically the World Heavyweight Title switch between Ric Flair and Ronnie Garvin! The guys discuss this feud, the feelings between Flair and Garvin, the UWF acquisition, Dusty Rhodes as booker at this time, the WWE going to war, and so much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

106 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Ric Flair vs. Ronnie Garvin (Title switch, late NWA '87)

WWE Mind Games

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas discuss WWE's Mind Games PPV from September 1996! Hear all about the main event, Shawn Michaels vs. Mankind, plus a whole lot about the landscape at the time, including Bret Hart's contract, signing Rocky Maivia, fake Razor and Diesel, working with ECW, Furnas and Lafon, and much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

127 MINSEP 19
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WWE Mind Games

Clash Of The Champions XII

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, the fellas talk Clash Of The Champions XII! This card aired live on TBS, and took place on September 5, 1990 from Asheville, North Carolina. The main event was World Heavyweight Champion Sting vs. his arch nemesis The Black Scorpion! But who was under the Scorpion's mask and what were the plans at this stage for this gimmick and feud to play out? Plus Ric Flair challenged Lex Luger for the United States Championship, and Stan Hansen, The Steiner Bros., Tommy Rich, The Nasty Boys, Kevin Nash as a Master Blaster, Mike Rotunda and The Fabulous Freebirds were all on the card! Hear JR's thoughts on the card, plus all the news from the wrestling world around this time! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

132 MINSEP 12
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Clash Of The Champions XII

Unforgiven 2004

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, WWE Unforgiven 2004 is the topic! Hear all about Randy Orton's abbreviated run as World Heavyweight Champion, and his match with Triple H in the main event, the tag team La Resistance and their push at this time, Shawn Michaels facing Kane, the Jericho-Christian feud, and Chris Benoit and William Regal teaming up against the "Evolution" tag team of Ric Flair and Batista! Plus, hear JR's thoughts on AEW's All Out, the announce team, the matches, the fans, and so much more! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

87 MINSEP 5
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Unforgiven 2004

CM Punk

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, on the eve of his return to wrestling at Starrcast, "The Best In The World" CM Punk's career is the topic! Hear all about when JR first became aware of Punk, his WWE signing, his early days in OVW, troubles in the locker room, his ups and downs on the card, and his days as a main eventer and champion! Plus, what does JR think of the recent rumors about CM Punk, Fox, and Smackdown! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

155 MINAUG 29
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CM Punk

Summerslam '09

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, Summerslam '09 is the topic! Hear all about the main event of CM Punk vs. Jeff Hardy in a TLC Match for the WWE Championship! Plus, Randy Orton vs, John Cena, Christian defends his ECW Championship, HHH and HBK vs. Cody Rhodes and Ted DiBiase, Chris Jericho and Big Show vs. Cryme Time and so much more! Plus, what was Brock Lesnar up to at this time, and some of JR's present day thoughts on the upcoming AEW vs. NXT "Wednesday Night War!" Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

159 MINAUG 22
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Summerslam '09

Ask JR!

On this week's Grilling JR with WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross & Conrad Thompson, it's an "ASK JR" episode of the show, as Jim answers listener questions from all across social media! Plus, hear Jim's thoughts on Summerslam, and Steve Austin's new show on USA! Rate/subscribe in Apple Podcasts! New episodes every Thursday at 6 AM Hit JR on Twitter: @JRsBBQ Find JR on Facebook/Instagram: @JimRossBBQ

136 MINAUG 15
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Ask JR!