Top Rope Nation Wrestling Podcast

Three friends talking everything pro wrestling (current and nostalgia from the past). Laughs, beers, and a good time are sure to follow.

Ep. 1: Universal Title Is Born, SmackDown’s Look, Tragos/Thesz HOF

July 28th, 2016

It has long been talked about, and it is finally here. Two years in the making, the official staff podcast has finally arrived for your listening pleasure with episode one of Top Rope Nation.

On this week's debut episode, Ryan and Jason of discuss all of the latest in pro wrestling, as well as take a trip down memory lane to discuss some things from the past.

A few of the topics discussed on this debut episode:

  • Thoughts on RAW this week, including the feel of the show, Finn Balor, the new championship, and more.
  • Thoughts on SmackDown this week, is the show different enough, the look of the show, EVA MARIE, free agents, and the depth of the roster.
  • The George Tragos/Lou Thesz Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame this past weekend.
  • The introduction of a contest where you can tell us about your favorite 8-bit wrestling video game...and win a t-shirt in the process.
  • Reader questions.


WWE Draft Post Show (7/19/16)

July 20th, 2016's Ryan and Jason host a WWE Draft reaction show to discuss what went down during the first draft special in several years. Ryan and Jason are joined later in the episode by's John and Jack. If you like serious wrestling talk mixed with comedy, you're sure to enjoy our WWE Draft Post Show. 

Some topics discussed:
- Thoughts on the top picks and inclusion of NXT superstars
- Thoughts on one versus two world titles
- Finn Balor's role on the main roster
- The lacking WWE Women's Division
- Cleveland and Chicago sports teams, including what it'd be like for J.R. Smith to grill shirtless on the White House lawn (really)
- Thoughts on where the WWE brand split is headed
- Much More!

(Credit to the show's intro and outro music goes to