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83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff

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Since 1984 every wrestling promoter has tried to beat Vince McMahon and the World Wrestling Federation unsuccessfully… except one, Eric Bischoff. From a “C-Team Announcer” to the President of WCW, Eric did it all! The nWo, Monday Night Nitro, and most importantly beating Vince not once, but 83 times in a row! Hear all about it on 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson!

Since 1984 every wrestling promoter has tried to beat Vince McMahon and the World Wrestling Federation unsuccessfully… except one, Eric Bischoff. From a “C-Team Announcer” to the President of WCW, Eric did it all! The nWo, Monday Night Nitro, and most importantly beating Vince not once, but 83 times in a row! Hear all about it on 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson!

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United States

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Since 1984 every wrestling promoter has tried to beat Vince McMahon and the World Wrestling Federation unsuccessfully… except one, Eric Bischoff. From a “C-Team Announcer” to the President of WCW, Eric did it all! The nWo, Monday Night Nitro, and most importantly beating Vince not once, but 83 times in a row! Hear all about it on 83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff and Conrad Thompson!

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 218: WCW NITRO 05.19.97 Watch Along

5/16/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad discuss WCW coming off Slamboree 1997 and it's a 1 hour show due to the NBA Playoffs. Steven Regal takes on Prince Iaukea, Ernest Miller's debut is recapped, Masa Chono vs. David Taylor, Nick Patrick's reinstatement, Michael Wallstreet vs. Scotty Riggs, NASCAR's involvement, Steve McMichael & Jeff Jarrett take on the Steiners, Mongo and Kevin Greene's feud continues, Syxx vs. Ric Flair, Eric calls out Sting again, but Sting arrives this time, and...

Duration:02:05:58

Episode 217: Ask Eric Anything

5/9/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric is put in the hot seat again for another edition of Ask Eric Anything! Topics include WCW becoming profitable, Randy Orton, management change from Bill Shaw to Harvey Schiller, Ted DiBiase in the nWo, and so much more! GEICO - Do you own or rent your home? Sure you do! And it’s hard work. But you know what’s easy? Bundling with GEICO. Go to GEICO.com, get a quote, and see how much YOU could save. It’s GEICO-easy! ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business,...

Duration:01:58:29

Episode 216: Randy Savage 1996-97

5/2/2022
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Duration:01:54:08

Episode 215: IMPACT 04.26.12 Watch Along

4/25/2022
As Conrad heads to Las Vegas to present at the NAB convention, Paul is in the co-host chair this week as him and Eric watch the final episode Eric appears on Impact called the "Bischoff Farewell Party from Wrestling." D'von defends the TV title against Bully Ray, Eric takes on Jeremy Borash, and Anarchia vs. Kurt Angle. Plus, Alex Silva takes part of a Gut Check Challenge against Robbie E, Brooke takes on Gail Kim, Jeff Hardy & Ken Anderson take on Samoa Joe & Magnus, and much more! SHEETZ -...

Duration:02:09:50

Episode 214: TNA Lockdown 2012

4/18/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad go back 10 years to revisit TNA's Lockdown 2012, which took place on April 15, 2012 at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, TN! Topics include Sting as an authority figure, Bruce Prichard's heart attack, Team Garett vs. Team Eric, Storm vs. Roode for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship, and much more! BLUECHEW - Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code...

Duration:01:58:25

Episode 213: NITRO 04.21.97 Watch Along

4/11/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad continue their look back 25 years ago in WCW, as they watch the April 21, 1997 edition of Monday Nitro! Topics include JJ Dillon returning to WCW after a 7-year absence, Sting cementing his status against the nWo, Nick Patrick trying to come back to WCW, Eric debuting "Bite me", the nWo heating up their rivalry with Ric Flair, Roddy Piper & Kevin Greene, the Benoit/Sullivan story, Reggie White appearing, Syxx defending his Cruiserweight Title...

Duration:02:21:37

Episode 212: NITRO 04.07.97 Watch Along

4/4/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad go back 25 years to revisit the April 7, 1997 edition of Monday Nitro, one night after Spring Stampede! Topics include DDP's biggest win of his career, first tease of the Wolfpac, Kevin Greene's return, Rey Misterio vs. Steven Regal, Dean Malenko vs. Chris Jericho, Ultimo Dragon vs. Prince Iaukea, and much more! NHTSA - When you’re driving, put down your phone, and keep your hands on the wheel, your eyes on the road, and your mind on the task of...

Duration:02:17:13

Episode 211: SID

3/28/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad look back at the career of multi-time World Champion, Sid! Topics include Sid’s return to WCW in 1993, the Beach Blast mini-movie, his eventual push to champion, the stabbing incident with him and Arn, his firing, his return in 1999, his career-ending injury, and much more! Plus, Conrad and Eric reflect on the recent passing of the late, great Scott Hall. SUPER SHOW LIVE *DALLAS* - WWE Hall of Famers Jeff Jarrett and Eric Bischoff joined by host...

Duration:02:35:56

Episode 210: STING 1998

3/21/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Paul look back at Sting's 1998 in WCW! Topics include starting the year as World Champion, being stripped of the title, winning it back, becoming a member of the Wolfpac, disappearing after Halloween Havoc, and much more! SUPER SHOW LIVE *DALLAS* - WWE Hall of Famers Jeff Jarrett and Eric Bischoff joined by host Conrad Thompson and special guest JEFF HARDY and WILLIAM REGAL are heading to Dallas WrestleMania weekend for a SUPER SHOW like no other! Join...

Duration:02:30:51

Episode 209: NITRO 03.10.97 Watch Along

3/14/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad continue their look back 25 years ago in WCW, as they watch the March 10, 1997 Spring Break edition of Monday Nitro coming from Club La Vela! This Nitro is most remembered for "The Worm" Dennis Rodman's appearance! Other topics include the Club La Vela venue, bringing in Rodman and joining the nWo, Mongo/Jarrett Horsemen issue, DDP/Savage feud, Disco being fired, and much more! SUPER SHOW LIVE *DALLAS* - WWE Hall of Famers Jeff Jarrett and Eric...

Duration:02:26:44

Episode 208: Victory Road 2012

3/7/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad hit the pause button on WCW 1997 to go back 10 years and revisit TNA's Victory Road 2012, which took place on March 18, 2012 at the Impact Zone in Orlando, FL! Topics include Dave Lagana replacing Vince Russo, Katie Hebner, Garett vs. Gunner, Garett working with Kurt, Brian Kendrick's release, the prospects of a wrestlers union, Sting vs. Bobby Roode in a No Holds Barred main event, and much more! SUPER SHOW LIVE *DALLAS* - WWE Hall of Famers Jeff...

Duration:02:42:45

Episode 207: NITRO 02.24.97 Watch Along

2/28/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad continue their look back 25 years ago in WCW, as they watch the February 24, 1997 edition of Monday Nitro one night removed from "Macho Man" Randy Savage joining the nWo! Other topics include Shawn Michaels losing his smile on the other channel, Jeff Jarrett still thinking he's a Horsemen, Jim Duggan challenging Hulk Hogan, and much more! ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business, serving auto parts customers online for 20 years. Go to...

Duration:02:49:00

Episode 206: SuperBrawl VII

2/21/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad go back 25 years to revisit WCW SuperBrawl VII, which took place on February 23, 1997 at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, CA! The main event was a rematch from Starrcade between Hollywood Hogan and Roddy Piper, but this time the WCW Heavyweight Championship was on the line! Other topics include WCW‘s attempt to purchase part of NJPW, WCW/WWF lawsuit, Souled Out buy rate. Plus, matches including Jeff Jarrett vs. Steve McMichael, Eddie Guerrero vs....

Duration:03:09:48

Episode 205: NITRO 02.17.97 Watch Along

2/14/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad continue their look back 25 years ago in WCW, as they watch the February 17, 1997 edition of Nitro! Topics include The Outsiders’ road trip with Syxx with camcorder in hand, Chris Jericho vs. Jeff Jarrett in the main event, Randy Anderson vs. Nick Patrick, Eddie Guerrero vs. Konnan for the United States Championship, and much more! GEICO - Do you own or rent your home? Sure you do! And it’s hard work. But you know what’s easy? Bundling with GEICO....

Duration:02:23:22

Episode 204: Against All Odds 2012

2/7/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad go back 10 years to revisit TNA's Against All Odds 2012, which took place on February 12, 2012 at the Impact Zone in Orlando, FL! Topics include Ric Flair’s induction into the WWE Hall of Fame while in TNA, Garett Bischoff‘s pairing with Hulk Hogan, the reveal of Garett’s trainer, Vince Russo quitting TNA, Jeremy Borash replacing Taz, low PPV buy-rate, and much more! SHEETZ - Energy drink or Milkshake? Imagine getting your favorite energy-bursting...

Duration:02:22:36

Episode 203: Firing Randy Anderson

1/31/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad continue their look back 25 years ago in WCW, as they watch the January 27, 1997 edition of Nitro coming off of the nWo Souled Out PPV! Topics include Eric firing Randy Anderson and the fallout from it, stripping the Steiners of the tag titles, Jeff Jarrett, Kevin Sullivan, Arn Anderson, and much more! BLUECHEW - Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code 83WEEKS. Just pay...

Duration:01:59:03

Episode 202: Clash Of The Champions XXXIV

1/24/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad go back 25 years to revisit WCW Clash of the Champions 34, which took place on January 21, 1997 at the Wisconsin Center Arena in Milwaukee WI! The main event would see Lex Luger vs. Scott Hall, with other matches including Dean Malenko vs. Ultimate Dragon for the Cruiserweight title, The Steiners vs. The Amazing French-Canadians, Eddie Guerrero vs. Scott Norton, and much more! SHEETZ - Energy drink or Milkshake? Imagine getting your favorite...

Duration:02:17:33

Episode 201: DDP say NO to the nWo!

1/17/2022
On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric and Conrad watch back the January 13, 1997 edition of Nitro most remembered for Diamond Dallas Page saying NO to the nWo! Topics include The Giant's removal from the nWo, Jerry Sags punching Scott Hall, Rick Rude debuting in ECW, Sting dropping Jim Duggan, Mortis, Wrestling Observer awards, and much more!

Duration:02:20:03

Episode 200: Konnan

1/10/2022
We're celebrating the 200th episode of 83 Weeks! On it, Eric and Paul look back at the career of Konnan! Topics include Konnan's early career in Mexico, signing with the WWF, being the "Hulk Hogan of Mexico," arriving in WCW, losing the mask, K-Dawg, becoming a member of the nWo, and much more! GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and at the same place: GoliathLife.com....

Duration:02:47:02

Episode 199: The Career Of Eric Bischoff In His Own Words

1/3/2022
Strap in, because we're bringing you a very special 11+ hour edition of 83 Weeks, as we hear all about Eric's journey in the wrestling business...told by Eric himself! Eric talks about the end of his run in WCW, his debut in WWE, joining TNA, WWE's Smackdown debut on Fox, his departure from WWE in 2019 and everything in-between! GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and...

Duration:11:17:19