https://twitter.com/AEWrestling/status/1260555394423767045?s=20 In 2005, Chris Jericho pitched an idea to Vince McMahon for a ladder match for mid-carders to earn a shot at a champion. It was an ingenious concept to break up the logjam at the upper echelon, and this became Money In The Bank. As we just celebrated the most entertaining version of MITB… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 5/13: On The Road To “Double Or Nothing”!
Whereas throughout the late 90's Mondays were deemed to be the battleground for wrestling supremacy, Wednesdays have become the destination for enthusiasts. No, the ratings don't reflect the intensity of All Elite Wrestling's loyalists against the Full Sail brethren following NXT, but the passion is there regardless. Against an admittedly stacked evening emitting from the… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 5/6: Enter Damascus!
https://twitter.com/DaxHarwood/status/1252617649483382784?s=20 https://twitter.com/Alan_Angels_/status/1253806870403469313?s=20 In addition to regular Dynamite wrap-ups, I have deemed myself essential to notify you, loyal readers, of all things concerning All Elite Wrestling. And so, I begin with alerting the people that after chatting briefly with him (and his father) on Twitter, last week's opponent of Kenny Omega shall hereafter be referred to… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 4/29: Fear The Revolt! And Angels! And Brackets!
Who doesn't love a good tournament? In a time in which the highest ratings in television are being garnered by a documentary on a basketball dynasty that ended when MTV actually played music videos, All Elite Wrestling's TNT Championship Tournament is scratching that itch for sports content that Carole Baskin just can't quite reach. With… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 4/22: The Tourney Continues!
Let's face it: the loss of professional and collegiate sports has hit us like a Coffin Drop from Darby Allin. But do not fear, loyal readers! Tony Khan has (at last) unveiled a second men's singles title, the TNT Championship. It has yet to be determined what (if any) stipulations carrying this strap will have,… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 4/1: Bracketology, BAY-BAY!!!
https://twitter.com/AEWonTNT/status/1242911896954642432?s=20 It would be easy to be disappointed by the decision by AEW to postpone the "Blood & Guts" match between Inner Circle and the Elite collaborative this evening. However, with an utter lack of live sports programming to speak of, ye loyal followers of professional wrestling's fastest rising league need to be appreciative of… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 3/25: All “Delete” Wrestling Has Arrived!
Dear Readers, I have to humbly admit that as your devoted AEW representative of the JobberKnocker, I was not able to purchase AEW's latest pay-per-view, Revolution. Thanks to recaps from numerous sources, I feel assured in recommending the available replays of Saturday's festivities. I won't tell you loyal readers where to locate them, as I… Continue reading JoeStopper’s AEW Report 3/4: The Fallout From The “Revolution”!