David Shoemaker is joined by NWA owner Billy Corgan to discuss his experiences in wrestling compared to his Smashing Pumpkins career (02:00), the future of indie promotions (15:00), and the NWA’s 70th-anniversary show this Sunday (20:00). Then writer Kenny Herzog tags in to look at the WWE’s Crown Jewel conundrum in Saudi Arabia (30:45), misguided booking for Evolution (45:45), the 1,000th episode of SmackDown Live (55:30), and more!
Billy Corgan on the NWA, Plus Kenny Herzog on ‘Crown Jewel,’ ‘Evolution,’ and ‘SmackDown 1000’
The Smashing Pumpkins front man compares his music career to wrestling
The Midnight Boys discuss the empire’s bureaucracy and what the fight for the galaxy looks like from all sides
Joanna and Mallory discuss the relationship between the two characters and how each one is constantly trying to one-up the other in various ways
Todd McShay on CJ Stroud vs. Bryce Young, Life Advice with Paige Spiranac, Plus a Bad Week in Celtics Coverage
Ryen also gives out his weekly ranking of the top 12 teams in college football