Tom & Jeff do a deep dive on Hulk Hogan getting a title shot late in his career against HHH just one month after his triumphant return to Wrestlemania versus The Rock... we look at the BUILD, the PAYOFF and the AFTERMATH of this big match!
One of the biggest matches in the history of professional wrestling... this week, Tom and Jeff do a deep dive into Hogan & Andrew... the incredible build, the great visuals, what this meant for the business and much more!
It's Wrestlemania X... back in NYC at Madison Square Garden... and we have a game-changing ladder match between Shawn Michaels and Razor Ramon. Did this match hold up 20+ years later? Tune in to find out as we do a deep dive into this classic match!
Tom & Jeff are doing a deep dive this week into the WWF debut of the "Wildman" Marc Mero and his lovely valet, Sable... a lot to cover on this one like Hunter Hearst Helmsley, The Ultimate Warrior returning, Vince seeing Sable for the first time and so much more!
Tom & Jeff are covering one of the most shocking moments in Wrestlemania history along with The Build & The Aftermath of this controversial match... buckle up boys and girls because THE PAYOFF is on the Road to Wrestlemania! (points to sign)
It's the FIRST ever ECW pay-per-view and the living legend Terry Funk is trying to do the impossible and become the World Champion... hear all about this historic night and then join Raven to watch this classic moment along with him!
It's our first episode of 2020 and we are doing a deep dive into the night the New Age Outlaws joined DX... and even better, we welcome Billy Gunn onto the show to tell us all about this historic night! As always, make sure to follow us on Twitter and hit SUBSCRIBE, we appreciate your support!
On the final episode of 2019, Tom & Jeff do a deep dive into a hidden gem... THUNDERCAGE with six legends battling inside this wild cage! Thank you as always for supporting THE PAYOFF, we appreciate it!
On this weeks all new episode, Tom & Jeff cover the AWESOME feud between Kurt Angle and Samoa Joe, then cover the brutal battle these two had at Genesis '06 - our special guest trained Joe and has some great insights!
Shane Douglas comes home to Pittsburgh for November to Remember '97 with a shot to win the ECW World Title - hear the inside story from Shane on this all-new deep dive into the match, the event and all kinds of fun stuff!
This week Tom & Jeff do a deep dive into the Magnum T.A. versus The Koloffs feud and then welcome Magnum T.A. himself back to THE PAYOFF - we'll cover the Best of 7 series again Nikita and many other things from Magnum's career while watching his 2 out of 3 falls match with Ivan from NWA World Wide Wrestling on 9/13/86!
Join us for an all new episode as we talk to Tatanka about going one-on-one at Wrestlemania 9 with Mr. Wrestlemania himself, Shawn Michaels! This match, which is one of the most underrated in Wrestlemania history, was the first great HBK match at the grand daddy of them all! We cover HBK in the early years of Wrestlemania, Tatankas undefeated run and much more!
This week we discuss one of the biggest upsets in WWE history along with the man who pulled it off... join us for a discussion about Barry Horowitz defeating Skip and having a memorable rivalry in the summer of 1995!
One of the greatest ladder matches and most memorable feuds of all time are covered on this weeks all new episode of THE PAYOFF - hear all about this feud, the relationship between Rey and Eddie, Vickie getting started in the business and so much more! Thank you for supporting the show - make sure to hit SUBSCRIBE and follow us on Twitter!
We start off this weeks episode with a tribute to Rick Bognar, who recently passed away suddenly at the young age of 49. We hope you enjoy learning more about Rick, who was an excellent person. Following the tribute, we will air the episode we had previously recorded and planned on releasing today, which covers Rick's run as part of the "Fake" Razor Ramon and Diesel angle in the WWF in 1996.
Join Tom and Jeff for an all new episode of THE PAYOFF... this week is a deep dive into the legendary Hart Foundation faction, including Bret's feud with The Patriot and everything happening in the wrestling business shortly before The Montreal Screwjob... as always, hit SUBSCRIBE, give us 5 stars and make sure to follow us on Twitter!
Join Tom and Jeff for an all new episode of THE PAYOFF as we do a deep dive into the career of Chris Masters (proprietor of the Master Lock) and then watch his favorite match with him, which is a great one against the one and only Heartbreak Kid! As we do each week, we'll cover what was going on in the business, what led to this match and lots of other fun facts... if you like what you are hearing, make sure to follow us on Twitter and share with your friends!
On this weeks all new episode of THE PAYOFF, hear the whole story of how The New Age Outlaws were formed! We do a deep dive into what Rockabilly and Jesse James were up to, how they became a tag team and what transpired following this unlikely duo forming... all while watching the match and angle along with "Bad Ass" Billy Gunn! Make sure to hit SUBSCRIBE and check out all of our great past episodes!
It's the 13th anniversary of The Miz debuting on Smackdown! Check out this historic debut along with his opponent, the legendary Tatanka who proves some great insight into what he thought about The Miz, their conversation before the match and much more... plus as always, Tom & Jeff break down everything that led up to this match and all of the fall out related to both The Miz and Tatanka!If you'd like to watch this match along with Tatanka, check out the September 1st, 2006 edition of Smackdown - the start of our watchalong with Tatanka is at exactly 23 minutes on the WWE Network, just before the entrances begin!Make sure to hit SUBSCRIBE and follow us on Twitter!
It's the 25th anniversary of the night Shane Douglas threw down the NWA World Heavyweight Champion and Eastern Championship Wrestling became Extreme Championship Wrestling! Tom and Jeff will walk you through everything you need to know about this historic night... then watch the match and classic promo following it along with Shane Douglas as he shares tons of great insight! Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to continue the conversation throughout each week following each Mondays all new episode!
This week Tom & Jeff take a deep dive into THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE along with special guest Rick Bassman, who trained The Ultimate Warrior! If you like what you are hearing, make sure to hit subscribe and follow the show on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook by going to @PayoffPod... thanks for listening!
For over two years, Raven and Tommy Dreamer had an all-time classic feud in ECW and THE PAYOFF came down to a Loser Leaves Town match at Wrestlepalooza 1997 - hear all about this brutal matchup straight from Raven himself as he explains what was happening in the ring, tells you what was going on behind-the-scenes, shares why he jumped to WCW and much more! As always, Tom & Jeff will walk you through THE BUILD to this match and all of THE AFTERMATH, which included some major surprises... if you like what you are hearing, hit subscribe and follow us on Twitter!
This weeks all new episode features “Flyin” Brian Pillman taking on Jushin “Thunder” Liger for the WCW Light Heavyweight Championship at WCW Superbrawl II in an ALL-TIME CLASSIC match! We cover THE BUILD, watch THE PAYOFF along with Brian Pillman Jr and then cover THE AFTERMATH to this historic encounter... if you like what you are hearing on THE PAYOFF make sure to hit subscribe and give us 5 stars, we appreciate the support!
On this weeks episode of THE PAYOFF we do a deep dive into an all-time classic.... the legendary Magnum T.A. v Tully Blanchard match at Starrcade 1985. Tom & Jeff cover THE BUILD to the match, then watch THE PAYOFF along with Magnum T.A. himself and finally your hosts share THE AFTERMATH of this classic! If you like what you are hearing each Monday on THE PAYOFF then help support the show by hitting SUBSCRIBE on your favorite podcast platform, telling your wrestling buddies and following along for tons of extras on Twitter and Instagram!
Hear all about the infamous "Judy Bagwell on a Pole" match from Buff Bagwell on this weeks episode of THE PAYOFF! If you are enjoying the show, please make sure to follow us on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube as well as giving us a 5 star review and hitting subscribe... thank you for supporting THE PAYOFF!
It is finally here... the DEBUT episode of THE PAYOFF! Listen to THE BUILD, THE PAYOFF and THE AFTERMATH of the classic Eddie Guerrero vs Brock Lesnar match for the WWE Championship! Tom and Jeff will do a deep dive into the match and watch the full match along with Vickie Guerrero as she shares what this match meant to Eddie, what was going on behind the scenes, how she met Eddie and MUCH MORE! We hope you love THE PAYOFF... follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube... also, give @PayoffTom and @PayoffJeff a follow on Twitter and use #THEPAYOFF to discuss the show! New episodes every Monday at 6am... make sure to rate and subscribe in Apple Podcasts!