Vince Russo and Steve Austin are talking about the Attitude Era, and give a great in-depth look at the Stone Cold vs The Undertaker match at 1998 Summerslam. Hear how it happened, what inspired that finish and who knew about it, and what Steve thinks about it all these years later. Plus, Vince Russo weighs in on 3-hour RAW, Richochet vs Will Ospreay, and his personal favorite era of wrestling (and his answer might surprise you).
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Vince Russo makes his TIJ debut to talk about his role in bringing Chris Jericho to the WWE, what happened when Vince jumped ship to WCW, and when he knew it was the end there! Vince is also talking about his relationship with Vince McMahon, his relationship with Eric Bischoff, and his tenure at TNA. He’s sharing some of his favorite storylines and angles with talent like The Rock, Goldust, and Steve Austin, how and why Russo believes he became so hated by wrestling fans, and what he really thinks about today’s wrestling product.
Vince Russo talks about WWE botching how they booked Ronda Rousey, why he thinks vindictiveness was at the root of WWE picking Baron Corbin as Kurt Angle's WrestleMania 35 opponent, why he didn't push Samoa Joe as the face of TNA in 2006, what exactly happened backstage with Triple H after the Kliq curtain call, and more.IntroWrestleMania weekend (0:17)What match should go on last at WrestleMania (3:40)How Ronda Rousey has been booked (7:20)Baron Corbin being picked at Kurt Angle's opponent (10:15)If AEW is good for wrestling (14:00)If WWE should fear AEW (15:35)Why Samoa Joe wasn't booked as face of TNA (18:10)Triple H's main event push and the curtain call (23:35)Triple H's mind for being a wrestling executive (26:38)Triple H/Batista and Kofi Kingston storyline booking (29:00)
Love him or hate him, there's no denying the impact that Vince Russo has had on the world of pro wrestling. Vince talks about his love for wrestling as a kid, how he wound up in WWE, and his thoughts on the current product.Subscribe to Prime Time on YouTube for full episodes, clips, and exclusive bonus content at PrimetimeMooney.com. Shop for Prime Time merchandise at MooneyTees.com! And follow Prime Time on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices