Days removed from winning the WWE Championship at Elimination Chamber, The Miz is on WrestleRant Radio to talk to Graham "GSM" Matthews all about it! Hear his thoughts on becoming WWE Champion for the first time in a decade, why he doubted it would ever happen again, proving his "haters" wrong, how this reign will differ from his first, vowing to headline WrestleMania 37 one year out, becoming a Grand Slam Champion, his "Hate Me Now" video package from WrestleMania 27, if Downstait will ever sing him to the ring, and his parents' reaction to his title win.
RJ Marceau then joins GSM to discuss AEW's shocking signing of Paul Wight (formerly known as Big Show)! Will he bring value to the company as a commentator? Will he wrestle and against who? Will he make Dark: Elevation must-see? They also get into the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view, what Miz as WWE Champion means for WrestleMania and where it leaves Drew McIntyre, the positives and negatives of doing Bobby Lashley vs. Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns vs. Edge for the Universal Championship being made official, other possible 'Mania matches, thoughts on this week's episodes of NXT and Dynamite, who will win next week's WWE Women's Tag Team Championship match, why Britt Baker losing to Nyla Rose in the AEW World Women's Championship Tournament made zero sense, and more!
After sharing some quick thoughts on this year's Daytona 500 to kick off WrestleRant Radio, Graham "GSM" Matthews and RJ Marceau delve right into NXT TakeOver: Vengeance Day and discuss why it was the spark the black-and-gold brand desperately needed. Hear their two cents on the signings of Eli Drake (now known as LA Knight) and Taya Valkyrie, the finals of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic for the men and the women, Kushida taking NXT North American Champion Johnny Gargano for the limit and if that was his peak in NXT, why the NXT Women's Championship Triple Threat fell flat, if Raquel Gonzalez is next in line for a title shot, Finn Balor battling Pete Dunne for the NXT Championship, and a complete breakdown of Undisputed Era's shocking breakup. Was it overdue, or should they have stayed together until they made it to the main roster?
GSM and RJ then discuss how Lacey Evans' apparent real-life pregnancy will affect her upcoming Raw Women's Championship match against Asuka before getting into their preview and predictions for Sunday's Elimination Chamber pay-per-view including a United States Championship Triple Threat match, Keith Lee's status, what Bobby Lashley is being built up for, two huge Chamber matches, why Cesaro needs to face Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship, Kofi Kingston replacing The Miz and what it might mean (if anything), the possibility of a Brock Lesnar return and win, and more!
Before he defends the NXT Championship this Sunday at NXT TakeOver: Vengenace Day, Finn Balor is on WrestleRant Radio! He talks to Graham "GSM" Matthews about his upcoming clash with Pete Dunne, his favorite TakeOver to date, if he came close to relinquishing the title due to injury, potentially representing the black-and-gold brand at WrestleMania 37 against Edge or another opponent, if there's been talk about him nearly returning to Raw or SmackDown in the last year, thoughts on Bullet Club and why more wrestling companies should work together, how WWE has helped him as a performer, dream matches he wants to have, and more!
From there, RJ Marceau joins GSM to talk the recent releases of Lars Sullivan and Steve Cutler from WWE, the WWE Championship Elimination Chamber match announced on Raw and if it will end with Sheamus capturing the title, how Damian Priest is benefiting from his partnership with Bad Bunny so far, Lacey Evans getting a Raw Women's Championship match against Asuka at the event, Bobby Lashley's upcoming United States Championship defense, the highs and lows from Wednesday's AEW Dynamite featuring a Falls Count Anywhere Anything Goes main event and the kickoff to the AEW World Women's Championship Eliminator Tournament, and quick predictions for TakeOver: Vengeance Day!
On this day, Edge is on WrestleRant Radio! Hear his exclusive conversation with Graham "GSM" Matthews regarding his Royal Rumble win on Sunday night, last year's historic return and how he kept it a secret reuniting with Christian and what that moment meant to him, when Christian was cleared to compete, why he doesn't consider himself a part-timer, and what intrigues him about facing either Drew McIntyre or Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 37.
The rest of the show features GSM and RJ Marceau breaking down the Royal Rumble pay-per-view, their thoughts on Edge and Bianca Belair coming out on top in the Rumble matches, which one was stronger, why the ending to the women's Rumble was one of the best ever, Seth Rollins eliminating Daniel Bryan and if it was intended to set up a WrestleMania match between the two, if Drew McIntyre vs. Sheamus is happening sooner than 'Mania, potential Elimination Chamber matches, Christian coming out of retirement, if WWE is grooming Bobby Lashley for something bigger, Bad Bunny reportedly competing at WrestleMania, Damian Priest's upside, what's next for Kevin Owens, the cameos in the women's Rumble, why Peyton Royce should be in line for a singles push, what brand Rhea Ripley should go to, if Carlito is back for another run, Edge popping up in NXT, Joey Janela getting an AEW TNT Championship shot next week, more thoughts from Wednesday's AEW Dynamite, and more!
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