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Wrestling Observer Radio 2/1: Anderson Silva returns, UFC results, tons of injuries, new fights, Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, Smackdown, Impact tapings, more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns tonight to talk THE RETURN OF ANDERSON SILVA, UFC 183 in detail, tons and tons of news notes from the weekend in Vegas, injuries, weight-cutting disasters, new fights and more, plus WWE rehearsals airing on TV, TNA Impact taping spoilers, Smackdown thoughts and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

FREE TODAY! Wrestling Observer Live 2/1: SuperBowl, Roman Reigns, Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz, tons more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts, the SuperBowl, the return of Anderson Silva, Roman Reigns, Raw and more! Best of all this show is completely FREE, so please post the link or file elsewhere and help spread the word about wrestlingobserver.com! If you like what you hear, sign up for a subscription as we produce anywhere from 12-15 new radio shows every week, plus members have full access to over 6,000 archived audio shows dating back to 2005, plus hundreds of new and archived Wrestling Observer and Figure Four Weekly online newsletters. It's a steal, so sign up and join the fun!

Bryan & Vinny Show 2/1: SUPERBOWL RECAP, plus NXT from Full Sail, best show of the week Lucha Underground, bootylicious songs, more!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight for the final in-studio show for a few weeks, and we're going out with bang! Full reviews of THE GODDAMN SUPERBOWL, plus NXT from Full Sail, the best show of the week Lucha Underground, some more bootylicious songs, and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Wrestling Observer Radio 2/3: Raw is Reset, Triple H on SCSA podcast, UFC

Wrestling Observer Radio with Dave Meltzer and Mike Sempervive returns tonight to talk tons of topics including Raw is Reset Button! We'll talk about how Daniel Bryan has been maneuvered 
into the mix, the questionable portrayal and possibilities for Roman Reigns, Heel boss people, The Bellas harken back to the days of Norvell Austin and Sputnik Monroe, and everything else on the show. Plus Triple H on Steve Austin's podcast, card shuffling abounds in the UFC, and more. A fun show as always so check it out~! 



Figure Four Daily 2/3: Bryan Alvarez talks Triple H interview with Steve Austin, retro Nitro review, tons of news and more!

Figure Four Daily with Bryan Alvarez returns today with tons to talk about, straight from Maui, HI! We've got some news and notes on Raw, the Network and New Japan World, and update on audio issues and how we're working to fix them, plus a tons of thoughts on the HHH interview with Steve Austin, a full review of this week's retro Nitro and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Breaking News Audio 2/3: Both Anderson Silva AND Nick Diaz fail drug tests!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back with a breaking news audio on not one but TWO drug test failures coming off UFC 183. All the details on both Anderson Silva's and Nick Diaz's drug test failures -- a fun show despite the circumstances so check it out~!

Feb 4 - DR. KEITH PRESENTS: Just Eamonn To Make A Mark On The Way To WrestleMania!!!

DR. KEITH PRESENTS: Just Eamonn To Make A Mark On The Way To WrestleMania!!!

It's that time of year again - that amazing time of the year when DKP fans rejoice over the thoughts of the magnificent voyage that lies in front of their heroes, and when new listeners download the show and wonder why we're talking about cars or boats. IT'S THE ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA!!!! And for the second year in a row, the lads ditch the soulless highway for the loving embrace of the sea. Justin, Eamo, Mark and Alan talk Mania season so far, the flatness of characters that should be on fire, matches set for Fastlane (disappointly not involving Bill Bellamy or Tiffany Amber Thiessen), the Rumble and much more. ANCHORS AWAY!!!! CHECK IT!!!



Figure Four Daily 2/4: Tons of thoughts on Silva and Diaz after Tuesday's drug test failures, Raw report, tons more!

Figure Four Daily with Bryan Alvarez returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts including tons of thoughts on Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, plus the Raw report for this week, tons of thoughts on Roman Reigns and Daniel Bryan leading into Fast Lane and WrestleMania and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Observer Radio 2/5: Silva, Diaz, WrestleManichael, NXT, Lucha Underground, Japan, mailbag, and more!

Wrestling Observer Radio returns tonight with Dave Meltzer and Mike Sempervive talking all of the news in professional wrestling and mixed martial arts, including Anderson Silva disputing the results of his failed PED test for the NSAC, the odd story of Nick Diaz' licensing, can you imagine Sonnen-Silva at WrestleMania?, the go-home NXT for next Wednesday's live TakeOver special, Alberto El Patrón's MMA prospects and debut tease on Lucha Underground, upcoming New Japan, NOAH, a few of your questions, and more!



Bryan & Vinny Show 2/5: Granny SuperBowl winner, Q&A, full NXT report for AWESOME show, plus WrestleMania 22 audio and more!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns tonight and we've got tons to get into. We'll run down Granny's SuperBowl contest, talk the winner and the most ridiculous spread predicted, plus her usual Facebook questions segment and more. We've also got a full review of NXT, the best show of the week, leading into the two-hour live special next week, and finally, the missing Lapsed Fan WrestleMania 22 audio! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Feb 6 Doc Young's Wrestling Weekly: Ribs, Potatoes and Donut Holes?

Your questions make up today’s show, so Les and Vic are here to discuss potatoes, ribs and donut holes.  No, this is not a cooking podcast, but you asked about them, so Les will tell you some stories about guys who worked too stiff, a couple of stories about ribs guys played on other guys and a few mean spirited ones too, what (if anything) a donut hole is in wrestling parlance, how Les put cards together when he booked, and a few other things as well.  You’ll also hear about NXT and a couple of things that got Vic’s attention during the Austin/HHH podcast.  Thanks for listening, and have a great weekend~!

 


FREE TODAY! Wrestling Observer Live 1/7: Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva, Fast Lane, WrestleMania, NXT special, more!

Wrestling Observer Live with Bryan Alvarez and Mike Sempervive returns today to talk all the news in wrestling and mixed martial arts, straight from Hana, HI! Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva fail drug tests, WrestleMania main event on the line at Fast Lane, awesome NXT special coming and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~! Best of all this show is completely FREE, so please post the link or file elsewhere and help spread the word about wrestlingobserver.com! If you like what you hear, sign up for a subscription as we produce anywhere from 12-15 new radio shows every week, plus members have full access to over 6,000 archived audio shows dating back to 2005, plus hundreds of new and archived Wrestling Observer and Figure Four Weekly online newsletters. It's a steal, so sign up and join the fun!

Wrestling Observer Radio 2-8-15: 2 hour edition on Impact Wrestling, Chyna, NXT, WWE HOF, college rasslin, and more!

Wrestling Observer Radio returns tonight with Dave Meltzer and Mike Sempervive talking all of the news in professional wrestling and mixed martial arts. And it's a BIG'UN. Two hours of STUFF including a review of Impact on Destination America, The Adventures of Chyna, the last/upcoming week in NXT, the possible new WWE HOF announcement (and if it's not who we think it is, you get a lot of fun history, anyway!), retirement and legacy of Genichiro Tenryu, the upcoming New Japan shows, Iowa-Penn State draws huge, J Robinson-Gerald Brisco-Brock Lesnar connection, Jon Fitch fails, a lot of talk about MMA's steroid issues, a dip into the mailbag - including Sakuraba talk, and much more~!




Bryan & Vinny Show 2/8: Full reviews of Wednesday's Lucha Underground, plus Tuesday Night Titans from 30 years ago and more!

It's the return of the Sunday night Bryan & Vinny Show~! Dave and Mike are doing Observer Radio so Vinny and I are here to talk two big shows, Lucha Underground from Wednesday night and a TUESDAY NIGHT TITANS EPISODE FROM THIRTY YEARS AGO! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Feb 10: Wrestling Observer Radio: Raw rundown, angry women, Silva, Ronda and a ton of questions!

Wrestling Observer Radio is right back at it again, talking all of the news in professional wrestling and mixed martial arts, post-Monday Night Raw. Dave Meltzer and Mike Sempervive run down another newsworthy Raw which continues in attempting to build the tension between Daniel Bryan and Roman Reigns leading into FastLane. Plus, why it's in your best interests to never REALLY piss off a woman who has access to your pictures and social media accounts, Anderson Silva being pulled from The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4, Ronda poses for SI, and then it's time for another big dip into the mailbag as Dave answers a ton of your questions. A fun show as always, so Czech it out~!



Bryan & Vinny & Craig Show 2/10: Full reviews of Raw from Monday Night, WCW Monday Nitro from 1996, tons more!

It's the return of the MIGHTY BRYAN & VINNY & CRAIG SHOW for Tuesday night, and that means full reviews of Raw from Monday night with the continuing road to WrestleMania, plus Nitro from 1996 with an all-time great Ric Flair promo, Hogan doing another pinfall job, and, yes, THE TV DEBUT OF LOCH NESS~! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Feb. 11: Observer Radio: NXT TakeOver Rival, NJPW New Beginning, new UFC fights, questions & more!

Wrestling Observer Radio returns tonight with Dave Meltzer and Mike Sempervive talking all of the news in professional wrestling and mixed martial arts, including another great NXT special: NXT TakeOver Rival, that not only featured three fantastic matches - but also intrepid F4WOnline.com Raw Reporter ROB MCCARRON, of VoicesofWrestling.com, who was there live and joins us to talk about the show, as well as Triple H's media call on Tuesday. It's another TWO-HOUR episode, as we also take a look at today's New Beginning in Osaka show, and how it plays going into Saturday's big show. Plus, more news and notes, including - but not limited to - the UFC announcing some big new main events, Suzuki-Gun's invasion of NOAH, Yoshitatsu's condition, Darren Young's freedom of speech, LuchaRusso, and more. A fun show as always. So cheque it out~!



DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show: Hogan, Inoki, Bruno, Carnera, and more!

DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show:  Big mailbag show talking such topics as Primo Carnera, Antonio Inoki, Hulk Hogan, Detroit wrestling and The Sheik, Shawn Michaels, Bruno Sammartino, wrestling on the west coast, a little comic book talk, and much more!



Wrestling Observer Radio 2/15: UFC drug testing issues, WWE earnings report breakdown, Charlie O'Connell and Tito Carreon pass away, Mania 23 audio, tons more!

Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer returns with what was supposed to be a breaking news audio but turned into an entire show. We'll talk UFC drug testing and what the company reaction next week might be, WWE business earnings report and Network breakdown, thoughts on the death of Tito Carreon and Charlie O'Connnell, Lapsed Fan Mania 23 audio and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!

Bryan & Vinny Show 2/12: Granny reports from mainland, Facebook Q&A, Bryan and Vinny drool over NXT and tons more~!

The Bryan & Vinny Show returns with our Thursday night spectacular! Granny reports in from the mainland with her usual Facebook Q&A and more, then in as sickening a manner as possible Bryan and Vinny drool over NXT's Wednesday night special, Finn Balor, all the women, Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!