Hitting the Ropes

  • Rise of the Phoenix?

    I enjoyed Ronda Rousey’s performance at UFC 175 because it is the perfect motivation for Beth Phoenix to return to wrestling.

  • Twin Magic

    From 2011: The Bellas have turned into quite the magicians and now, with Brie wearing the Divas championship, they are starting to showcase their considerable...

  • Who’s NXT?

    Even though the Glamazon has retired, David is still loving this business.

  • Saying Good-bye to WrestleMania…and the Ultimate Warrior

    Hitting the Ropes: Saying Good-bye to WrestleMania, New Orleans, the Streak,…and the Ultimate Warrior As I was flying home Monday morning from New Orleans, heading...

  • The Best in the World?

    Hitting the Ropes – The Best in the World? So the top of the Wrestlemania card is shaping up, and if we’re being honest, it...

  • Bring Back Hulkamania!

    Hitting the Ropes: Bring Back Hulkamania! WWE announced this past Monday that The Animal, Dave Batista, is returning to the company in January.  Honestly I...

  • Was It Really Better?

    Hitting the Ropes – Was It Really Better? Recently I was the featured guest on the “Madden and Doyle” radio program and we talked about...

  • Tripping Down Memory Lane

    Hitting the Ropes: Tripping Down Memory Lane I just returned from Toronto recently.  I flew there to meet my sports idol Monica Seles, who was...

  • Super Cena

    Hitting the Ropes: Super Cena It’s a bird…it’s a plane…no wait…it’s Super Cena! Faster than Rey Mysterio! Stronger than Mark Henry! Able to leap Big Shows...

  • Rock Solid or Rock Bottom?

    I shake my head every time I read that someone inside the WWE locker room isn’t thrilled with the Rock headlining another Wrestlemania.  I guess...