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The Deconstruction of WWE Survivor Series

Pull up the pay-per-view on the Network, mute the audio, pull us up on you second screen and enjoy our alternate commentary on final Major of the year. #WWE #survivorseries #thankyoutaker #farewelltaker #bevokal

Episode 2-29 The Official/Unoffical Survivor Series Pre-Show

Rob, Alex & Don welcom Stephen Zimmerman from 1334 Show as we prepare YOU for the final "Major" of the year. #WWE #survivorseries #thankyoutaker #farewelltaker #bevokal

Episode 2-28: Don Is Solutions Oriented?

It’s time for a home show, so Rob, Alex, and Don talk moving ThunderDome, the fallout from “Full Gear,” the lingering question of WarGames, the MLW restart, BIG New Japan news, and MORE!

Episode 2-27: A TIE?

Rob, Alex, and Don talk Hell in a Cell, Matt Riddle losing his first name, Turning Point being announced, NWA title moves, Halloween Havoc, the new moniker for Survivor Series, and MORE!

Episode 2-26: The Official Un-Official WWE Hell in a Cell 2020 Pre-Show

This PPV title could be the theme of 202, but Rob, Alex, Don, and Stephen Zimmerman talk a new theme for Raw, Rob’s new policy with AEW Dark, Daga being a free agent, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 2-25: John Cena Is Married?

It’s Alex’s birthday, so Rob and Don talk more ThunderDome, the remainder of the WWE Draft, “30 Days of the Deadman,” the demise of Raw Underground?, AEW Dark getting out of control, the return of Spin the Wheel, Make the Deal, and MORE!

Episode 2-24: The Middle Of The Draft

Rob (in a denim jacket), Alex, and Don talk Mickie James’ injury, “Ryzin,” an Olympic announcement for the next Jericho Cruise, the return of Ember Moon, more from the Pure Tournament, and MORE!

The Deconstruction of NXT TakeOver 31

Cue up the PPV, mute your TV, and pull up this episode with Rob, Alex, and John "Doc" Howser for an alternate commentary of another great NXT show!

Episode 2-23: NXT TakeOver 31, 4 October 2020

It’s the rare Sunday TakeOver, so Rob, Don, and Alex are joined by John “Doc” Howser to prepare YOU for the show with the WWE drawing a line in the stand on superstar streaming, Kamille with a new title, RVD and Katie Forbes out on Impact, a change within New Japan, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 2-20: Were We All In Or All Out?

The crew is in studio to talk a long-time WWE employee out of a job, a War Machine injury, a great R-Truth/Lesnar story, the pseudo-return of the NWA, a side hustle for Cody, The Heritage Cup, and MORE!

Episode 2-29: TrooperDome and Don Is Our Fact Checker!

Alex is out on assignment this week, so Rob and Don talk "Tribute to the Troops," Turning Point, Senator Cody Rhodes?, the release of Zelina Vega, and MORE!

Episode 2-21: (Whispers) Gold Rush...

Alex is on his way home from his Ohio adventure, so Rob and Don discuss The Rock being The Rock, ANOTHER long AEW Dark, the next TakeOver announced, the return of NXT UK, and MORE!

Episode 2-22: The Official Un-Official WWE Clash Of Champions: Gold Rush Pre-Show

We get YOU ready for our second Deconstruction of a Pay-Per-View by going over the week that was in our sport along with John "Doc" Howser, Don from an undisclosed location, the return of Alex... oh yeah. And Rob's here too.

Episode 2-19 WWE Payback Pre Show

Rob and Alex are joined by Linard Anderson and Don (virtually) to talk the week that was in our sport and get YOU ready for our first watch-a-long!

Episode 2-18: WWE SummerSlam 2020

It's time for the third major of the year, and the crew talks NXT TakeOver XXX, the departure of Renee Young, ThunderDome, PICKS, and MORE!

Episode 2-17: Accusations And Acronyms

Rob, Alex, and Don are remote this week to talk the passing of Kamala the Ugandan Giant, a not-so great week in programming, live shows, virtual crowds, the contract of Davey Boy Smith, Jr., and MORE!

Episode 2-16: One Of Don's Best Episodes, And Rob Is Still The Smartest Man Alive!

Rob, Alex, and Don talk a CRAZY week that was, with Retribution on the loose, Pat McAfee vs. Adam Cole (Bay Bay), AEW going next-level with competition, continuity problems, and MORE!

Episode 2-15: The Prediction Show

Alex is finally back in studio, and he and Rob talk SummerSlam on a boat, a possible gimmick change for Aleister Black, a debut on AEW, "Wrestle House," Cole/McAfee, big new tournaments for New Japan, and MORE!

Episode 2-14: Alliteration And Realism In Wrestling?

Rob, Alex, and Don discuss what the heck happened at Extreme-ish Rules, some big announcements for superstars, Eddie Kingston in AEW and what that means to the NWA, Captain Tom Moore, the return of Sammy Guevara, and MORE!

Episode 2-13: WWE Extreme Rules 2020

The Horror Show At Extreme Rules: The Horror Show is here... and we are gonna talk about it! Stephen Zimmerman returns to join us and talk the debacle was Slammiversary, Tegan Nox's huge announcement, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 2-12: What Is The Name Of This Pay-Per-View? Seriously!

With Alex out on assignment, Rob and Don talk the plans for SummerSlam, the FTW title, the upcoming Slammiversary, venue acoustics, how WWE may have to handle Hell In A Cell, and MORE!

Episode 2-10: The Fallout From BackLash... Because We Have To Talk About It

We are live via Zoom this week to talk WWE brand moves, a couple of AEW injuries, Impact REALLY reaching, The Triple Whammy selling out, and MORE!

Episode 2-9: WWE BackLash 2020

Rob and Alex are in-studio to talk The Week That Was in Our Sport including a huge donation by John Cena, Dustin Rhodes wanting to open a wrestling school, a possible change of scenery for Ricky Starks, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 2-8: NXT TakeOver: In Your House

In celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the original "In Your House," Rob, Alex, and Don talk this version of the show, the true motivations of the Drake Maverick contract, Jinder Mahal injured, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 2-7: The PC Looks Like A Hockey Arena

We are BACK at VOKAL to talk the latest episode of "The Last Ride," another oversized episode of "AEW Dark," the end of an era with Impact, Jericho vs. Tyson, and MORE!

Episode 2-5: The Lemon/Lemonade Conundrum

Rob, Alex, and Don are here to talk the brevity of "Money in the Bank," two REALLY Long shows on Tuesday, the departure of Drew Gulak, the return of live matches for "205 Live," and MORE!

Episode 2-4: WWE Money In The Bank 2020

It's time for the unofficial fifth major, and both MITB matches will be happening AT THE SAME TIME! Rob, Alex, and Don talk about this card, The Week That Was in Our Sport, and MORE!

Episode 2-3: What's The Name Of This Show Again?

Rob, Alex, and Don are back to talk a revelation about this year's Money in the Bank, the TNT Championship Tournament, the possibility of Double or Nothing NOT on PPV, and MORE!

Episode 2-2: Don Still Hates Subtitles

Rob, Alex, and Don are back via Zoom to talk Money in the Bank already being pre-taped, some logisitical issues with Anna Jay's stats, the Triple H 25th Anniversary segment and merch fail, the opportunity to play ROH Trivia with their roster, and MORE!

Episode 2-1: Essential Business & Black Wednesday

We start Season Two coming in HOT after major changes with WWE, changes to Money in the Bank, big news for Roman Reigns, a surprising company still paying their bills, and MORE!

Episode 1-47: The Mid-Week Update

It's the ACTUAL Season Finale as Rob, Alex, and Don give reactions to WrestleMania and where we go from here!

Episode 1-46: WWE WrestleMania 36

The grandest stage of them all is different (on multiple fronts), and Rob and Alex surround it with The Week That Was in Our Sport! Oh yeah, and by the way, this is our SEASON ONE FINALE!

Episode 1-44: Is This Being Done In Two Parts?

Rob and Alex fight through a power outage (seriously, they did) to talk “classic” Manias on ESPN, The Week That Was, and MORE?

Episode 1-41: The Home Show

We are at the NEW home studio this week to talk NXT TakeOver: Portland, more WrestleMania rumors, this ESPN debacle, injury reports, the week that was in our sport, and MORE!

Episode 1-36: Don’s Selective Memory

The gang is all here to talk the debacle of the Lana/Lashley wedding, how it affected Sonya Deville, a Steel Cage Match on the cruise?, two returns on SmackDown!, Girl Powerr, MLW stuff, and MORE!

Episode 1-34: A Lot Of Shows Are Off For Two Weeks, But We Are Not

Don is out on assignment, but the rest of the crew is here to discuss the debacle that was TLC, a Nation of Domination reunion, the next NWA PPV, the continued failure of Impact, AEW wanting to go to the UK, Balor/Cole, a new NXT Women’s Champion, the Tyler Bate chant, MLW and ROH changes, and MORE!

Episode 1-31: WWE Survivor Series 2019

Jenn Rohm is still out sick, so the rest of the team are here to talk the last major of the year with picks, headlines, grades, NXT TakeOver: War Game and MORE!

Episode 1-30: What Is Going On With Shane Taylor?

Jenn Rohm is out sick, so the boys are here to talk the return of C.M. Punk, a lackluster UK show, NXT vs. FCW, Sin Cara and Oney Lorcan want out, ROH television failure, a great moment from NJPW Power Struggle, and MORE!

Episode 1-29: The Two Person Booth

Alex and Don are out this evening, so Rob and Jenn Rohm discuss AEW Full Gear, Piper Niven, Jay Lethal is ready for Final Battle, history to be made by Impact in Dallas, and MORE!

Episode 1-28: Heel, Not Evil

Don is on assignment, but the rest of the crew is here to talk Crown Jewel, more Lana/Rusev/Lashley failure, Darby Allin being the guy for a second-tier title, we finally have Women’s War Game, the greatest episode of “SmackDown!” in YEARS, MLW Saturday SuperFight, and MORE!

Episode 1-27: INTO THE FIRE!!! (Sing it)

Don is on assignment, but Rob, Alex, and Jenn talk Crown Jewel, Tessa Blanchard as a free agent, the greatness of NWA Power, Full Sail and its crowd, Xavier Woods out a while, WOW/NJPW, and MORE!

Episode 1-26: The “Executives” in the “War Room”

Alex and Jenn Rohm are out on assignment, so we are joined by the Ginga Ninja himself, Andrew Beckham, to discuss the rest of the draft, our Bound for Glory Preview (not really), the false start of NXT Japan, questions about a Philadelphia Street Fight, Mike Kanellis wanting out, and MORE!

Episode 1-25: RVD Is Doc’s Life Coach

Alex is on assignment, so John “Doc” Howser fills in to talk the debacle that was Hell in a Cell, the debacle that was the Draft, NWA Powerrr, AEW Dark, and MORE!

Episode 1-23: Jenn Rohm is Woman-y?

Don is out on assignment, so the rest of the crew discusses a return to The Company, 205 Live moving, NXT injuries, Death Before Dishonor, preparing for Wednesday night, and MORE!

Episode 1-22: Rob Gets Distracted

Alex is out on assignment, so the great John “Doc” Howser is sitting in to talk fallout from Night of Champions, King of the Ring, NXT’s USA debut, the impending AEW Dynamite debut, and MORE!

Episode 1-21: WWE Clash of Champions Pre-Show 2019

The last pay-per-view of the summer is here, and the gang is working from the Home Studios to talk The Week That Was, giving predictions, grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 1-20: The MLW Experience

Rob and Don are flying solo-ish this week on a home show to talk about Ric Flair’s possible new endorsement, the Bayley heel turn, another new podcast, King of the Ring, Carmella taking time off, All Out talk, talent booking, MLW War Chamber talk, and MORE!

Episode 1-19: Man, We Have A LOT To Talk About

The gang is all here to talk a HUGE week in our sport with an engagement, a wedding, the NXT movement, a surprise 24/7 champion, preparing for All Out, and MORE!

Episode 1-18: The New Digs… and L.A.!

We are live from the NEW VOKAL STUDIOS with Linard Anderson to talk the return of King of the Ring, Roman Reigns new deal, the NXT move taking a new turn, AEW moves, the end of the NJPW G1, and MORE!

Episode 1-17: Official Un-Official WWE SummerSlam Pre-Show 2019

It’s time for the third of the four majors, and Andrew “The King of Bowling” Beckham fills in for Jenn Rohm to talk a cool thing Vince did, NXT TakeOver, a rough moment during ROH’s Summer Supercard, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 1-17: Official Un-Official WWE SummerSlam Pre-Show 2019

It’s time for the third of the four majors, and Andrew “The King of Bowling” Beckham fills in for Jenn Rohm to talk a cool thing Vince did, NXT TakeOver, a rough moment during ROH’s Summer Supercard, running and grading the card, and MORE!

Episode 1-16: Frogs In A Bladeless Blender

We are back to skating a full strength to talk memories of Harley Race, the future of the Kanellis angle, the evolution of Ember Moon, Alex’s Triplemaina XVII report, and MORE!

Episode 1-15: LA Is In The House!

Friend of the show Linard “L.A.” Anderson joins Rob and Alex to talk some strange statistics, the Raw Reunion, NXT Canada?, Impact STILL does not have a home, and MORE!

Episode 1-14: Rob Has Starrcade On The Brain

It’s the week after Extreme-ish Rules, but that is not the only thing going on in our sport! We talk the impending Raw Reunion, more NXT name changes, a new addition to AEW, and MORE!

Episode 1-12: The SummerBamm XLVI Finale

Rob and Alex are doing a home show because it was Rob’s birthday week, and there was A LOT to talk about, so listen in as they talk going to Monday Night Raw, New Japan Pro Wrestling’s G1 Climax 29 kicking off in Dallas, and MORE!

Episode 1-13: Extreme Rules 2019

It's time for WWE to go EXTREME (well...kinda), and the crew is here to talk those picks, Fight for the Fallen, EVOLVE 131, Slammiversary and MORE!

Episode 1-12: The SummerBamm XLVI Finale

Rob and Alex are doing a home show because it was Rob’s birthday week, and there was A LOT to talk about, so listen in as they talk going to Monday Night Raw, New Japan Pro Wrestling’s G1 Climax 29 kicking off in Dallas, and MORE!

Episode 1-11

Jenn Rohm is out this week, and the crew talks the fallout from Stomping Grounds, Fyter Fest, Rob’s Birthday Week, ROH spoilers, and MORE!

Episode 1-10: WWE Stomping Grounds

It is the oddest pay-per-view name of the year and the crew is here to cover The Week That Was and break it down for YOU

Episode 1-9: The ROH Conundrum

Don is on assignment this week, and we are doing the show from Sooner or Gator Studios to talk a ROUGH SmackDown! Live, an issue with Honor Club, the next three weeks, and MORE!

Episode 1-8: Was It THAT Super of a Showdown?

The crew is here to talk The Week That Was, and it was a CRAZY WEEK! Listen in and hear all of the shenanigans!

Episode 1-7: We're BACK!

After our time off, we have a TON to talk about, from Money in the Bank to Double or Nothing, and everything in between!

Episode 1-6: The Official Un-Official 2019 WWE Money in the Bank Pre-Show!

We have our first guest on the show as the Ginga Ninja himself, Andrew Beckham, joins us as we get YOU ready for MITB in the Cheap Podcast's First PPV Pre-Show! For those of you new to us, here is where we talk The Week That Was and Run and Grade the Card!

Episode 1-5

More pro wrestling talk from your friends at The Clubhouse.

Episode 1-4: Special Preview

A special preview of the new show.