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Episode 42: Magnum TA

5/18/2018
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We're back! This week JJ and Rich discuss Magnum TA, including what the plans were for an eventual run with the NWA World Heavyweight Title, if kayfabe was adhered to when guys visited him in the hospital, and more. ---Help support the show! Get an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---TWITTER - Follow us @jjdillonshow… Use #AskJJD ---SUBSCRIBE on iTunes, and take moment to leave a review and star rating. Thanks!...

Duration:01:05:34

Episode 41: Bruno, Johnny V and Paul Jones

4/20/2018
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This week on the show JJ and Rich reflect on the passing of Bruno Sammartino, Johnny Valiant, and Paul Jones. _This week's show is brought to you by ZipRecruiter. The right candidates are out there. ZipRecruiter is how you find them. Right now, our listeners can try ZipRecruiter for free. Just go to ZipRecruiter.com/jjdillon._ ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---TWITTER - Follow us @jjdillonshow… Use #AskJJD ---SUBSCRIBE on iTunes, and take moment to leave a review and star rating....

Duration:01:19:31

Episode 40: Off to NOLA

4/4/2018
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Fire up this week's show this week on your way to New Orleans! JJ and Rich talk local stars who never broke through, if Vince McMahon wanted a do-over after WrestleMania 7, find out when and where you can meet JJ at WrestleCon, and lots more! This week's show is brought yo you by Dollar Shave Club. Join Dollar Shave Club today and for just $5, with free shipping you’ll get the 6-blade Executive razor plus trial sizes of Shave Butter, Body Cleanser and One Wipe Charlies. Then keep the...

Duration:01:03:17

Episode 32: Sometimes Life Gets in the Way

2/1/2018
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This week on the show we answer YOUR questions and more! Get your flu shot! --Check out official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirts at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get a signed copy of JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" - email horsemandillon@yahoo.com ---TWITTER - @jjdillonshow @richbocchini #AskJJD

Duration:01:11:01

Episode 31: If the Mighty Wilbur Wasn't Mighty...

1/25/2018
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This week on the show we answer YOUR questions and more! --Check out official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirts at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get a signed copy of JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" - email horsemandillon@yahoo.com ---TWITTER - @jjdillonshow @richbocchini #AskJJD

Duration:01:19:31

Episode 30: Storytime with JJ

1/12/2018
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Is there heat between JJ and Bruce Prichard? This week on the show JJ answers that question and lots more! ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow and JJ will call you to say thanks! ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get a signed copy of JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" - email horsemandillon@yahoo.com ---TWITTER - @jjdillonshow @richbocchini #AskJJD

Duration:01:00:01

Episode 29: Why JJ left the WWF

1/4/2018
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On this week's show JJ shares his reasons for leaving the WWF in 1996, his role in enforcing the company's drug policy, how the WWF steroid trial and aftermath literally bankrupted him, and lots, lots, more. ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow and JJ will call you to say thanks! --Download the SeatGeek App, use the code JJDILLON, and save $20 the first time you order seats to a sporting event, concert, etc....

Duration:01:05:08

Episode 28: 2017 Year-End Spectacular!

12/28/2017
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This week we answer some long overdue questions and get insight on The Rock, Leo Burke, Andre the Giant, and a lot more! (We'll be picking up with JJ's exit from the WWF next week). ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow and JJ will call you to say thanks! --Download the SeatGeek App, use the code JJDILLON, and save $20 the first time you order seats to a sporting event, concert, etc. --Get $30 off your first...

Duration:00:51:00

Episode 27: Vince's Heat Shield

12/21/2017
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This week's title pretty much says it all. We get more inside stories from JJ's time working in the WWF's talent relations department, taking the heat with the talent for Vince McMahon, plus lots more. ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow and JJ will call you to say thanks! --Download the SeatGeek App, use the code JJDILLON, and save $20 the first time you order seats to a sporting event, concert, etc. --Get...

Duration:00:58:55

Episode 26: NWA to WWF

12/13/2017
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This week on the show JJ tells us about making the move from the NWA to the WWF in 1988. Along the way we hear stories about working with the one and only Vincent Kennedy McMahon, Pat Patterson and a whole lot more. ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow and JJ will call you to say thanks! --Download the SeatGeek App, use the code JJDILLON, and save $20 the first time you order seats to a sporting event, concert,...

Duration:01:30:54

Episode 25: Brody vs. Luger

12/7/2017
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This week’s show revolves around the infamous cage match in Florida between Bruiser Brody and Lex Luger in 1987 that resulted in Luger hightailing it to the locker room after Brody refused to work with him. This week we’ll watch that match “together” and get a live breakdown of the match. We’ll see if we can find the missing piece that unlocks the mystery of “what the hell just happened?” The significance in this match is that it opens the door for Lex Luger to come to Jim Crockett...

Duration:01:24:01

Episode 24: Tully & Arn Q&A; The Origins of Kamala

11/30/2017
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This week on the JJ Dillon Show we wrap up our look at the Andersons and Tully Blanchard with some questions from our listeners. Then, we dive into the origins of Kamala the Ugandan Giant and JJ's role in helping make the big man a star in the Memphis territory. Along the way we get stories involving Kendo Nagasaki, Jerry Lawler, and Jimmy Hart. We also find out, definitively, who Kim Chee actually was. ---Get a PERSONAL PHONE CALL FROM JJ! Just grab an official JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at...

Duration:01:22:02

Episode 23: Arn, Tully, and the Evolution of the Four Horsemen

11/23/2017
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This week's show continues our look at the Minnesota Wrecking Crew, common enemies, and the formation of the legendary Four Horsemen. Was there someone else besides Tully being considered for a spot in the "collective of the elite?" What were the roots of the rivalries between Arn and Tully, the Rock N' Roll Express, and the Midnight Express. What was the locker room reaction to Arn and Tully leaving for the WWF? We answer your questions and more! As always let us know if we missed something...

Duration:01:07:37

Episode 22: The Andersons (Part 3, Ole & Arn to Arn & Tully)

11/16/2017
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This week's show continues our look at the Minnesota Wrecking Crew. We cover Ole & Arn teaming up and make our way to the early days of what would morph into The Four Horsemen. Where did Arn start his career, and is he really an Anderson? How was it dealing with Ole? What about when Tully Blanchard entered the picture? We try to cover as much ground as possible all the while allowing JJ to spin tales of the "glory years" of pro wrestling. ---Get a phone call from JJ (or Rich, if you want)!...

Duration:01:11:42

Episode 21: The Andersons (Part 2, The Minnesota Wrecking Crew)

11/9/2017
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This week's show picks up on our look at the Andersons and covers Ole and Gene's contributions to tag team wrestling. JJ shares stories including how Ole nearly derailed his first NWA World Title match, Ole getting stabbed and other incidents with fans, and lots more. --Get $30 off your first order at www.hellofresh.com and use the code DILLON30 ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get a signed copy of JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" - email horsemandillon@yahoo.com...

Duration:01:11:33

Episode 20: Tampa & The Andersons (Part 1)

11/2/2017
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This week's show takes a look at some of the names and faces who attended the Championship Wrestling from Florida Legends Fan Fest. From there, JJ and Rich get into discussing the history and importance of the Andersons on tag team wrestling in Part 1 of our look at the legendary Minnesota Wrecking Crew. ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" at www.jjdillon.com ---Pick up a JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow...

Duration:00:53:36

Episode 19: Hiatus? Us?

10/26/2017
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After our non-hiatus, JJ explains his initial reasons for wanting to take a break and why he just as quickly changed his mind. Also this week, JJ and Rich discuss JJ's upcoming trip to the CWF Legends Reunion 2 Event in Tampa, the iconic Fort Hesterly Armory, Sputnik Monroe, and more. ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" at www.jjdillon.com ---Pick up a JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---TWITTER -...

Duration:00:53:20

The Future of the JJ Dillon Show

10/21/2017
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We're not going anywhere just yet!

Duration:00:01:28

Episode 17: Heel Psychology & Heat

10/19/2017
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Stay tuned to the very end of the show for a very important announcement. This week's show focuses on the in-ring psychology of a heel, ways to draw heat, and more! ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" at www.jjdillon.com ---Pick up a JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---TWITTER - @JJDillonShow @RichBocchini #AskJJD

Duration:01:20:49

Episode 16: Johnny Valentine, Freddie Blassie & More

10/12/2017
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Steve from Tampa sent us some great questions for this 4 Questions with the Leader of the Four Horsemen edition of the show. We start with Johnny Valentine, move over to Lord Alfred Hayes and Classy Freddie Blassie, and lots, lots more. ---EMAIL the show - jjdillonshow@mlw.com ---Get JJ's Autobiography "Wrestlers are Like Seagulls" at www.jjdillon.com ---Pick up a JJ Dillon Show T-Shirt at www.prowrestlingtees.com/jjdshow ---TWITTER - @JJDillonShow @RichBocchini #AskJJD

Duration:01:05:03

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