E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 1st September 2017

The Usos, Reaction to Reigns-Cena Promo, and Tales From the Indies with TOMMAYYY

What’s up, Hosers? ! I say it every week, and I always mean it, but, man, this week’s show is a big one. E&C opened things up by reflecting on everything that’s gone on in Houston, while wishing the city and its residents the best. Our pal Cold Stone Andrew Pisano, who entertains you Hosers on a regular basis with his impressions, is down in Texas, and has encouraged everyone who wants to help with relief efforts to donate to JJ Watt’s fundraising page, here: http://youcaring.com/jjwatt. Every dollar helps, truly. Next, the guys broke down this week’s Roman Reigns-John Cena promo, explaining its significance and sharing some of their own promo-cutting experiences, before pivoting and giving their thoughts on the SexyStar incident. Then, it was time for the return of everyone’s favorite Indy wrestler…TOMMAY! E&C caught up with him for a few, talking baseball batting helmets, the Montreal Expos, and what he’s doing to try and help the people of Houston.And FINALLY, last but certainly not least, we had the USOS join the Pod of Awesomeness. Jimmy and Jay told stories about growing up in one of the world’s most prominent wrestling families, how they began wearing face paint, and the transition from babyface to heel tag team. It was a great time catching up with those guys! #DayOneIshThat’s about it, Hosers. Oh, also, at some point within the show E&C did a Neil Young duet. It was beautiful. Ok, now go listen! #HereWeGo

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 25th August 2017

NJPW’s Kenny Omega

What’s up, Hosers?! Welcome to the latest edition of E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness.This week E&C were joined by the HOT Kenny Omega from New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW)! Kenny got into how he tore everything down and started from scratch in Japan. That new beginning leading him to hunt down an opportunity that would allow him freedom to create the overall scope in his matches. The guys also compared notes on each other’s attention to detail within their matches, all the way down to thinking through exactly how long they would be affected by repeated kicks to the leg? And most importantly, they let us know the importance of having a good dance partner in the ring. Of course they couldn’t wrap the week without a little Mayweather vs. McGregor! PFFFT Here we go!

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 18th August 2017

Daniel Bryan Talks Being a Dad, Up-and-Coming Wrestlers, and Concussions

What’s up, Hosers?! On this week’s pod, E&C were joined by a WWE legend, and the current GM of SmackDown, Daniel Bryan! Bryan talked about how life-changing fatherhood is, before delving into the current state of wrestling and some of the guys he loves to watch.Daniel also walked the guys through the timeline that led to his in-ring departure, the specific diagnosis he was given, and the progressive steps he’s currently taking to try and heal, to the point where an in-ring return could be possible. It was a fascinating talk, and one that could give hope to those who have dealt, or currently deal, with concussion issues.Before that, though, E&C caught up for a while, sending their best wishes out to the Nature Boy, talking about why they both love SummerSlam, and answering some queries that came across Mega Matt’s desk of awesomeness during this past week.PFFFT Here we go!

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 11th August 2017

NXT’s Drew McIntyre

“Don’t play a wrestler, be a wrestler.” The above quote comes from WWE vet and current NXT wrestler Drew McIntyre, who joined E&C Pod in advance of his title match against Bobby Roode, at next week’s NXT Takeover. Among the many topics covered were Drew’s time in WWE, how he persevered while being away from the company, the difference in his attitude and outlook this time around, and the whirlwind day that was Orlando’s pre-WrestleMania NXT Takeover.Also, we found out that Stone Cold’s “What?” originated on Christian’s voicemail and McIntyre revealed that E&C are partially to blame for how much he says brother brother, before he shared some kind words about Sir Thomas Dreamer (TommyTommy). Prior to sitting down with Drew, E&C caught up for a bit, talking about Christian’s current acting gig, the Tommay Challenge, and the design on Edge’s first pair of Sexton Hardcastle tights. PFFFT Here We Go.

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 4th August 2017

LIVE Q&A with William Regal From London’s Film and Comic Con!

What’s up Hosers?! Welcome to the latest edition of E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness. This week the show went international, as E&C did an impromptu podcast/Q&A at the London Film and Comic Con with William Regal! In addition to answering questions from London’s finest Hosers, Christian did some singing, the guys called Tommy (TommyTommy) on stage, and Regal hit us with a hilarious Ric Flair story.Before that, though, the guys paid tribute to the late, great Roddy Piper, talked about Shinsuke Nakamura’s upcoming title shot at SummerSlam, and about whether or not we’ll see a future fight between Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar.PFFFT Here we go, brother brother.

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 28th July 2017

WRESTLING INJURIES, Answering Some of Your Twitter Questions, and a Legendary Chris Jericho Story

What’s up, Hosers?!Welcome to another edition of E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness.This week’s show is all E&C, front to back, top to bottom. The guys start things off by giving their thoughts on the WWE’s latest PPV, Battleground, before answering some epic Twitter questions. And epic isn’t hyperbole in this case, as your questions resulted in some GREAT stories, including an all-timer from Christian about a Chris Jericho rib.After that we got down to business and talked wrestling injuries–the challenges that wrestlers face when injured, how injuries alter storylines, and how E&C dealt with injuries over the course of their respective in-ring careers.PFFFT Here we go!

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 21st July 2017

The Phenomenal One, AJ Styles

WHAT’S. UP. HOSERS?! Welcome to another edition of E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness.This week’s guest is Christian’s get, and a man who, after many successful years in the business, has finally gotten the chance to display his talents within the WWE, The Phenomenal One, AJ Styles! AJ took the guys through his career before WWE, from TNA to New Japan, before touching on what it was like to debut at the 2016 Royal Rumble.He also talked wanting to face Shinsuke Nakamura at a future WrestleMania and what it was like to work with Shane McMahon at WrestleMania 33.Then, Tommy (TommyTommy) dropped by for a more serious segment, and E&C answered some of your Twitter questions.PFFFT Here We Go!

E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness – 14th July 2017

Talking TAG TEAM WRESTLING, Tales From the Indies with TOMMAY, and Your Voicemails!

What’s up, Hosers?! This week’s E&C Pod is a special one, as the guys take an in-depth, extended look at tag team wrestling. The origin, how things evolved, then devolved, then evolved again, and amazing stories from their time as tag team wrestlers. I won’t ruin anything, but there’s some great advice from Stone Cold Steve Austin in there (the real one), Edge talks about nearly teaming with a former IC champ to create a “New” version of an old, legendary tag team, and Christian reveals what it took for him to finally cut off his long hair.And before that, we have some of your voicemails, including one that’s, um, interesting? Plus TOMMAY returns to the show to talk about his Australia trip and reclaim his segment from Hobo Hank.Here we go.