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Sitting Ringside With David Penzer

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Former WCW and current Impact Wrestling ring announcer David Penzer shares stories with some of the biggest names in pro wrestling, both present and past, as well as honoring and sharing stories with some of the behind the scenes names that brought you some of pro wrestling's biggest angles.

Former WCW and current Impact Wrestling ring announcer David Penzer shares stories with some of the biggest names in pro wrestling, both present and past, as well as honoring and sharing stories with some of the behind the scenes names that brought you some of pro wrestling's biggest angles.
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Former WCW and current Impact Wrestling ring announcer David Penzer shares stories with some of the biggest names in pro wrestling, both present and past, as well as honoring and sharing stories with some of the behind the scenes names that brought you some of pro wrestling's biggest angles.

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English


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Sitting Ringside: Impact Wrestling & Fox News Network’s Tyrus

2/19/2018
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Studying to become a teacher and playing college football player, being a bodyguard for Snopp Dogg, entering pro wrestling, doing some acting on the side, and then becoming a regular contributor on The Greg Gutfeld Show on Fox News Network. It sounds like something of fiction and might seem like an insane life but it’s […] The post Sitting Ringside: Impact Wrestling & Fox News Network’s Tyrus appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:03:40

Sitting Ringside: Impact Wrestling’s Josh Mathews

2/12/2018
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Josh Mathews is a guy that has been around for a long time but you may not realize his pedigree in the wrestling world. Currently the lead play by play announcer and Vice President of Digital Content for Impact Wrestling, he sprung onto the wrestling scene back in 2001, finishing as a runner up on […] The post Sitting Ringside: Impact Wrestling’s Josh Mathews appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:00:59:34

Sitting Ringside: Executive VP Of Impact Wrestling Scott D’Amore

2/5/2018
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Scott D’Amore made headlines last year when he, along with Don Callis, was named an Executive Vice President of Impact Wrestling. What you may not realize about D’Amore is that his career in wrestling dates back to the early 90’s. Trained by Al Snow, Mickey Doyle, and Denny Kass, D’Amore’s in ring career began in […] The post Sitting Ringside: Executive VP Of Impact Wrestling Scott D’Amore appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:04:06

Sitting Ringside: 2018 WWE Royal Rumble & Monday Night Raw 25 Recap

1/29/2018
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The 2018 Royal Rumble is in the books and three names stood out more than anyone. Shinsuke Nakamura, who won the Men’s Royal Rumble, Asuka, who won the first ever Women’s Royal Rumble, and Ronda Rousey, the UFC megastar who made her WWE debut last night. David Penzer and Mike Freland break down the entire […] The post Sitting Ringside: 2018 WWE Royal Rumble & Monday Night Raw 25 Recap appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:45:17

Sitting Ringside: WWE Hall Of Famer Larry Zbyszko

1/22/2018
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Larry Zbyszko’s career has spanned the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, 2000’s, and 2010’s. In other words, he’s seen it all. Whether it’s the legendary feud with the great Bruno Sammartino that launched his career into superstar status, as a commentator on WCW Monday Nitro during the Monday Night Wars, or working with young, up and coming […] The post Sitting Ringside: WWE Hall Of Famer Larry Zbyszko appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:04:33

Sitting Ringside: “The Pope” Elijah Burke

1/15/2018
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Elijah Burke, aka Impact Wrestling’s “D’Angelo Dinero,” is a guy who has always done things his way. At times, he may have rubbed some of his peers a bit the wrong way but he always stuck to his core beliefs and convictions. From his humble upbringing watching Dusty Rhodes with his uncle in Jacksonville, FL […] The post Sitting Ringside: “The Pope” Elijah Burke appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:02:12:39

Sitting Ringside: Chris Jericho/Kenny Omega Recap & George Napolitano

1/8/2018
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This week, David Penzer and Mike Freland open the show recapping the incredible matchup between Chris Jericho and Kenny Omega from New Japan Pro Wrestling’s “Wrestle Kingdom 12” show in Tokyo, Japan on January 4th. Jericho and Omega put on a show for the ages and the guys discuss the story behind the match, the […] The post Sitting Ringside: Chris Jericho/Kenny Omega Recap & George Napolitano appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:52:05

Sitting Ringside: “Hurricane” Shane Helms

1/1/2018
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Shane Helms began his wrestling career in 1991 at the young age of 16, coming up in North Carolina with the likes of Matt and Jeff Hardy, Shannon Moore, Christian York, Joey Matthews, and several other household names. Between ’91 and ’99, Helms won several light heavyweight and tag team titles on the independents before […] The post Sitting Ringside: “Hurricane” Shane Helms appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:02:19:32

Sitting Ringside: The Latest News & Notes From The Pro Wrestling World

12/18/2017
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This week, David Penzer and Mike Freland decided to go guestless this week because there is so much going on in the WWE, Impact Wrestling, and pro wrestling as a whole. Mike shares his experience of being in the arena for Smackdown Live this week and tells Dave about what worked for the live crowd, […] The post Sitting Ringside: The Latest News & Notes From The Pro Wrestling World appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:33:45

Sitting Ringside: Dory Funk Jr.

12/11/2017
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There are certain family names that are royalty in the pro wrestling world. The Harts, the Von Erichs, the Briscos, and the Rhodes family all come to mind but only one last name strikes fear in people throughout the globe…..The Funks. Dory Funk Jr., along with his brother Terry, have wreaked havoc on the pro […] The post Sitting Ringside: Dory Funk Jr. appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:00:52:21

Sitting Ringside: Bill DeMott

12/4/2017
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Bill DeMott may be best known as WCW’s “Hugh Morrus” or as the former head trainer of the WWE Performance Center. Starting his career in 1989 as the result of a bet, DeMott was trained by the legendary Johnny Rodz and won his first title just three years later in the American Wrestling Federation. In […] The post Sitting Ringside: Bill DeMott appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:17:37

Sitting Ringside: Survivor Series Recap & Your Questions

11/27/2017
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This week on Sitting Ringside, David Penzer and Mike Freland break down everything from WWE’s Survivor Series weekend. The guys share their opinions on every match including the re-emergence of War Games on the NXT Takeover card to the epic battle between Brock Lesnar and AJ Styles at Survivor Series itself. They also discuss where […] The post Sitting Ringside: Survivor Series Recap & Your Questions appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:40:02

Sitting Ringside: Shark Boy

11/6/2017
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Shark Boy is a guy, who may not be a household name as a wrestler, but has a huge cult following and is someone who has seen it all in the wrestling business. Whether it’s from his humble beginnings with Les Thatcher to his short stint in WCW to his long run in TNA, he’s […] The post Sitting Ringside: Shark Boy appeared first on Radio Influence.

Duration:01:33:20

Sitting Ringside: Jim Cornette

10/30/2017
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Jim Cornette has been a staple in the pro wrestling business since the early 1980’s. He’s seen and done at all in the wrestling business from being a photographer to a promoter to the manager of the famed Midnight Express everywhere from Mid-Atlantic to World Class to the NWA to the WWE. He also host […]

Duration:01:46:29

Sitting Ringside: “The Scream Queen” Daffney

10/23/2017
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Daffney made her WCW debuts in 1999 and immediately caught the eye of everyone in the wrestling world. Her character, loosely based on the movie “Natural Born Killers” and the Batman character “Harley Quinn,” was always evolving and was unmistakable by her charming yet deranged personality. On this week’s show, David Penzer and “The Scream […]

Duration:01:37:11

Sitting Ringside: Tony Schiavone

10/16/2017
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Tony Schiavone, the voice of WCW and host of “What Happened When” with Conrad Thompson on MLW Radio, is back in the wrestling business for essentially the first time since WCW went out of business in 2001. He’s done a few spot appearances here and there but following WCW’s demise, the bitter taste left in […]

Duration:01:50:32

Sitting Ringside: Gary Michael Cappetta

10/9/2017
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Gary Michael Cappetta, dubbed “The World’s Most Dangerous Announcer” by Jim Cornette, spent over 20 years in the wrestling business in the WWF, AWA, WCW, and Ring Of Honor. This week, the author of “Bodyslams: Memoirs Of A Wrestling Pitchman,” joins David Penzer to share his stories about breaking into the business, working with Vince […]

Duration:02:20:20

Sitting Ringside: Ricky Santana Talks Puerto Rico

10/2/2017
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Ricky Santana may not be a household name but he certainly had a long successful career in the pro wrestling industry. He began his career in 1982 in the Pacific Northwest but he’s mostly known for his connection to the Puerto Rican territory and Carlos Colon’s WWC. After nearly five years in the Pacific Northwest, […]

Duration:02:02:23

Sitting Ringside: Bill Apter & Ring Announcer/Promoter Dino Puglia

9/25/2017
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Bill Apter is one of the most famous and knowledgeable pro wrestling journalists and historian in the world. Getting his start back in 1969 on his radio show in New York City, he quickly became the go to journalists for several pro wrestlers and became a fixture at Pro Wrestling Illustrated. He was so closely […]

Duration:01:48:39

Sitting Ringside: “Disco Inferno” Glenn Gilbertti

9/11/2017
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This week, David is joined by “The Disco Inferno” Glenn Gilbertti. You may know him from his time dancing his way to the ring in WCW or you know him as the co-host of one of wrestling’s most popular podcasts, “Keepin’ It 100,” with Konnan and Kevin Gill. Either way, you know he isn’t one […]

Duration:02:14:28

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