Grilling JR podcast

Grilling JR

For over forty years Jim Ross has been the Voice of Wrestling. From starting as referee in the regional territories to becoming the Executive Vice President for WWE, nobody has a story quite like Jim Ross. From recruiting and hiring some of the biggest superstars in the industry to providing the soundtrack for the most important moments in wrestling history, "Good Ole JR" was there for it all. Join us every Thursday morning as Conrad Thompson grills JR like you've never heard before, uncut and uncensored!

For over forty years Jim Ross has been the Voice of Wrestling. From starting as referee in the regional territories to becoming the Executive Vice President for WWE, nobody has a story quite like Jim Ross. From recruiting and hiring some of the biggest superstars in the industry to providing the soundtrack for the most important moments in wrestling history, "Good Ole JR" was there for it all. Join us every Thursday morning as Conrad Thompson grills JR like you've never heard before, uncut and uncensored!

 

#341

Episode 261: WrestleMania XL Fallout

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of professional wrestling, Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson have an intense catch up session discussing all the latest in professional wrestling. The guys take a deep dive look into all the happenings from WrestleMania XL, the upcoming AEW Dynasty ppv, and so much more! This edition is a great way to hear JR's thought on the current state of wrestling. THE PERFECT JEAN - F*%k your khakis and get The Perfect Jean 15% off with the code JR15 at theperfectjean.nyc/JR15 #theperfectjeanpod BUSINESS IS ABOUT TO PICK UP - Make sure you get your hands on the most anticipated books coming out this year, "Business Is About To Pick Up: 50 years in wrestling in 50 unforgettable calls" available now for PRE-ORDER at [https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/739380/business-is-about-to-pick-up-by-jim-ross-with-paul-obrien/] (https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/739380/business-is-about-to-pick-up-by-jim-ross-with-paul-obrien/) FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at [https://www.savewithconrad.com/] (https://www.savewithconrad.com/) ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to [https://www.podcastheat.com/advertise] (https://www.podcastheat.com/advertise) now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at [https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/grilling-jr] (https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/grilling-jr) On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at [https://www.patreon.com/adfreeshows] (https://www.patreon.com/adfreeshows) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

11 Apr 2024

1 HR 08 MINS

1:08:54

11 Apr 2024


#340

Episode 260: WrestleMania 25

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson discuss in detail the build up and spectacle of WrestleMania 25. JR shares stories of his experiences working with the talent leading up to the event. He also talks about calling what some consider one of the greatest matches in WrestleMania history, HBK versus The Undertaker. All that plus, the hall of fame and everything in-between on this edition of Grilling JR with the voice of wrestling, Mr. Jim Ross. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at [https://www.manscaped.com/] (https://www.manscaped.com/) .  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s [https://bluechew.com/] (https://bluechew.com/) , promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. BUSINESS IS ABOUT TO PICK UP - Make sure you get your hands on the most anticipated books coming out this year, "Business Is About To Pick Up: 50 years in wrestling in 50 unforgettable calls" available now for PRE-ORDER at [https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/739380/business-is-about-to-pick-up-by-jim-ross-with-paul-obrien/] (https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/739380/business-is-about-to-pick-up-by-jim-ross-with-paul-obrien/) FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at [https://www.savewithconrad.com/] (https://www.savewithconrad.com/) ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to [https://www.podcastheat.com/advertise] (https://www.podcastheat.com/advertise) now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at [https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/grilling-jr] (https://boxofgimmicks.com/collections/grilling-jr) On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at [https://www.patreon.com/adfreeshows] (https://www.patreon.com/adfreeshows) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

04 Apr 2024

2 HR 24 MINS

2:24:22

04 Apr 2024


#339

Episode 259: WrestleMania XV

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson revisit WrestleMania XV! JR shares his experiences working the epic event, corralling talent, and creating storylines that we still talk about today. We have all that plus so much more on this edition of Grilling JR. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at [https://www.manscaped.com/] (https://www.manscaped.com/) .  HOME CHEF - For a limited time, HomeChef is offering my listeners 18 Free Meals, plus Free Shipping on your first box, and Free Dessert for Life, at [https://cook.homechef.com/best-convenience?utm_campaign=1Q24podcast&utm_source=podcastone&utm_medium=podcast&voucher=JR] (https://cook.homechef.com/best-convenience?utm_campaign=1Q24podcast&utm_source=podcastone&utm_medium=podcast&voucher=JR) . BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s [https://bluechew.com/] (https://bluechew.com/) , promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

28 Mar 2024

2 HR 37 MINS

2:37:22

28 Mar 2024


#338

Episode 258: The Rock 1998

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross is joined by Conrad Thompson to discuss the incredible year Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson had back in 1998. JR shares his stories of working with "The Great One" and his evolution into TOP GUY status in the WWE. EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to [https://www.eightsleep.com/jr/] (https://www.eightsleep.com/jr/) and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  HARRY'S - Getting the best doesn’t mean spending the most when you shave with Harry’s. Get started with a $13 trial set for just $3 at  [https://www.harrys.com/lpg/us-podcast/?utm_source=Grilling%20JR&utm_medium=new-podcast&utm_campaign=ft-lp-redeem&name=Grilling%20JR%20listeners%21%20Your%20discount%20has%20been%20applied] (https://www.harrys.com/lpg/us-podcast/?utm_source=Grilling%20JR&utm_medium=new-podcast&utm_campaign=ft-lp-redeem&name=Grilling%20JR%20listeners%21%20Your%20discount%20has%20been%20applied) [https://www.manscaped.com/] (https://www.manscaped.com/) . MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s [https://bluechew.com/] (https://bluechew.com/) , promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

21 Mar 2024

1 HR 44 MINS

1:44:51

21 Mar 2024


#337

Episode 257: Ask JR Anything 03.14.24

On this episode of Grilling JR, we are handing over the reigns to the show for the first time this year! The voice of professional wrestling answers listeners questions from all over the world. Did your question get answered? JR covers topics such as, what would he like to see in the last match he'd ever call, what other sports would JR like to commentate for, and what are JR's thoughts on Will Osprey and Okada becoming a part of AEW. All that plus so much more on this edition of Grilling JR. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at [https://www.manscaped.com/] (https://www.manscaped.com/) .  FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

14 Mar 2024

1 HR 36 MINS

1:36:48

14 Mar 2024


#336

Episode 256: Back In The Saddle Again!

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson are back and catching up all everything that's happened in the world of professional wrestling since JR's been away. JR shares his experience calling Sting's Last Match, Darby Allin's daredevil dive into glass, and what he believes could be next for the Stinger. The guys also discuss the Vince McMahon lawsuit, The Rock's return to WWE now as a TKO board member, the build to WrestleMania, and the unfortunate passing of some of JR's longtime friends. This edition of Grilling JR has it all and you definitely don't want to miss it. ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to [https://signup.rocketmoney.com/infl/?_forward_params=1&_smtype=3&cl=off&utm_campaign=jr&utm_medium=podcast&utm_source=podcast&wpcid=jr&wpcn=jr&wpsnetn=podcast&utm_content=landing-page-variant-Influencer-h&lptest=landing-page-variant-Influencer-h] (https://signup.rocketmoney.com/infl/?_forward_params=1&_smtype=3&cl=off&utm_campaign=jr&utm_medium=podcast&utm_source=podcast&wpcid=jr&wpcn=jr&wpsnetn=podcast&utm_content=landing-page-variant-Influencer-h&lptest=landing-page-variant-Influencer-h) EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to [https://www.eightsleep.com/jr/] (https://www.eightsleep.com/jr/) and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s [https://bluechew.com/] (https://bluechew.com/) , promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. HOME CHEF - For a limited time, HomeChef is offering my listeners 18 Free Meals, plus Free Shipping on your first box, and Free Dessert for Life, at [https://cook.homechef.com/best-convenience?utm_campaign=1Q24podcast&utm_source=podcastone&utm_medium=podcast&voucher=JR] (https://cook.homechef.com/best-convenience?utm_campaign=1Q24podcast&utm_source=podcastone&utm_medium=podcast&voucher=JR) . FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

07 Mar 2024

1 HR 57 MINS

1:57:49

07 Mar 2024


#335

Episode 255: Clash Of The Champions I - Sting vs Flair

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling, Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson take us on a trip back into the archives for Clash Of The Champions 1. The guys discuss the formation of the Clash, working with Tony Schiavone on a major event for the first time and the massive main event featuring Flair and Sting. Plus, JR shares stories of how the company's rivalry with the WWF was heating up and the overall impact Clash Of The Champions 1 had on the industry. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com. EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to eightsleep.com/JR and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link!  [https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663] (https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663) STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

29 Feb 2024

2 HR 01 MINS

2:01:31

29 Feb 2024


#334

Episode 254: WrestleMania XX REMIX

On this REMIX edition of Grilling JR, Conrad brings us the very latest on JR's hip surgery recovery. JR and Conrad revisit WrestleMania 20, which took place on March 14th, 2004 “where it all began” at Madison Square Garden. In it, we'd see HHH defend the World Title against former best friend, Shawn Michaels and the winner of the 2004 Royal Rumble, Chris Benoit. Also, the infamous Brock Lesnar vs. Goldberg match with Stone Cold as special guest referee, Undertaker vs. Kane, Eddie Guerrero vs. Kurt Angle for the WWE Championship, and so much more on this LOADED WrestleMania card! EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to eightsleep.com/JR and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  HARRY'S - Visit HENSONSHAVING.com/JR to pick the razor for you and use code JR and you’ll get two years' worth of blades free with your razor–just make sure to add them to your cart. FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

22 Feb 2024

2 HR 25 MINS

2:25:32

22 Feb 2024


#333

Episode 253: You Never Forget Your First Elimination Chamber - Survivor Series 2002 REMIX

On this episode of Grilling JR, we are diving into the archive at a timely look back at Survivor Series. The Elimination Chamber debuts at Madison Square Garden with Triple H defending the World title against Shawn Michaels, Chris Jericho, Kane, Booker T & RVD, the SmackDown 6 face off in a tag title match, Big Show challenges Brock Lesnar for the WWE Title, Victoria & Trish Stratus are in a Hardcore match for the Women's title, and Scott Steiner debuts! Plus, Conrad will hav the very latest on JR's recovery. ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/jr HARRY'S - Getting the best doesn’t mean spending the most when you shave with Harry’s. Get started with a $13 trial set for just $3 at  [harrys.com/JR.] (http://harrys.com/JR.) BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

15 Feb 2024

1 HR 59 MINS

1:59:49

15 Feb 2024


#332

Episode 252: WrestleMania 9 Switch?

On this episode of Grilling JR, we are diving into the archive at a timely look back at WrestleMania 9. Now, we say it's timely because, if you remember at the end of the event Bret Hart was battling Yokozuna for the championship yet Hulk Hogan walked away with it! What? Well, with the wrestling landscape the way it is we wanted to revisit that classic moment and hear from the voice of wrestling good ol' JR about the event, moment and him joining the WWF. EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to eightsleep.com/JR and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

08 Feb 2024

2 HR 07 MINS

2:07:36

08 Feb 2024


#331

Episode 251: The Best Of Studio Sessions With Jim Ross 10

On this episode of Grilling JR, we're heading back to the WSB studios for another edition of Studio Sessions with Jim Ross. On the shows today JR welcomes Paul E. Dangerously, WCW magazine editor Dennis Brent and Michael P.S. Hayes to the programs. The group discusses Clash Of The Champions XVI: Fall Brawl, the up coming release of Slam Jam volume 1, and All that plus, JR takes calls from listeners! HARRY'S - Getting the best doesn’t mean spending the most when you shave with Harry’s. Get started with a $13 trial set for just $3 at  [harrys.com/JR.] (http://harrys.com/JR.) BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

01 Feb 2024

1 HR 35 MINS

1:35:35

01 Feb 2024


#330

Episode 250: The Best Of Studio Sessions with Jim Ross 9

On this episode of Grilling JR, we're heading back to the WSB studios for another edition of Studio Sessions with Jim Ross. On the shows today JR welcomes "Ravishing Rude Rude" to discuss his neck injury and how his recovery process is going, Cactus Jack shares his thoughts on facing "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff at SuperBrawl 3, Jake "The Snake" stops by to put Sting on notice, and Jesse "The Body" Ventura gives his incite on all the happenings in WCW circa 1993. All that plus, JR takes calls from listeners! MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to eightsleep.com/JR and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  HARRY'S - Getting the best doesn’t mean spending the most when you shave with Harry’s. Get started with a $13 trial set for just $3 at  [harrys.com/JR.] (http://harrys.com/JR.) ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/jr BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. STARRCAST - For the first time ever, STARRCAST is going international! Get ticket, show and details about STARRCAST: Down Under at STARRCAST.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - Start 2024 saving money with some help from our friends at SaveWithConrad.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

25 Jan 2024

1 HR 37 MINS

1:37:56

25 Jan 2024


#329

Episode 249: Royal Rumble 1994

On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Conrad take a deep dive into the development and build up to the 1994 Royal Rumble. JR shares his experiences being in the WWF during a turbulent time of change in the company. From Jerry Lawler, Gene Okerland, and Bobby Heenan leaving the company, to the reaction of a stinging interview by Tully Blanchard about steroid use in the WWF, JR had a lot of navigating and adapting to do quickly. All that plus so much more on this meaty edition of Grilling JR. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

18 Jan 2024

2 HR 15 MINS

2:15:25

18 Jan 2024


#328

Episode 248: JR In NJPW

On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Conrad discuss Jim's time in New Japan Pro Wrestling. JR shares stories of how he got involved with the project, calling matches with Josh Barnett, working with Mark Cuban and the staff at AXS TV, and eventually meeting Tony Khan through his involvement with the company. JR and Conrad also cover Wednesday nights AEW Dynamite Homecoming show and his desire to be able to call Sting's Last Match. All that plus so much more on this over 2hr edition of Grilling JR with "The Voice Of Wrestling" Jim Ross! EIGHT SLEEP - Eight Sleep's Pod Cover will improve your sleep by automatically adjusting your bed’s temperature based on your individual needs. Go to eightsleep.com/JR and get $200 off plus free shipping on the Pod Cover by Eight Sleep.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

11 Jan 2024

2 HR 26 MINS

2:26:26

11 Jan 2024


#327

Episode 247: The Evolution Of The Undertaker

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling, Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson take a deep dive into the historic and legendary career of The Undertaker. JR and Conrad discuss The Undertaker aka Mean Mark Callous' time in World Championship Wrestling. The Undertaker's reinvention in the WWE and the wild ride of opponents during his time with the company. JR shares stories of his relationship with the deadman that you won't hear anywhere else. ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/jr FANATICS - An easy way to support your favorite podcasts! Shop for your favorite players and teams by using our special URL: ShopSportsMerch.com.  ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

04 Jan 2024

2 HR 32 MINS

2:32:47

04 Jan 2024


#326

Episode 246: The Best Of Studio Sessions with Jim Ross 8

On this episode of Grilling JR, we are opening up the archives of WSB Radio for another epic of JR's radio show from the 1990's. On this trip down memory lane we're taking you back to the inaugural episode of the show where JR welcomes the bombastic Paul E. Dangerously to the studio. And then we leap forward to February 7, 1993, as Jim Cornette joins JR on the phone as they take listener calls! ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/jr MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

28 Dec 2023

1 HR 36 MINS

1:36:35

28 Dec 2023


#325

Episode 245: JCP Buys The UWF

On this episode of Grilling JR, the guys discuss this historic purchases of the UWF buy Jim Crockett promotions. JR shares how the sale came about and the impact it had on JCP and his career. JR also discusses his return to national television calling the main event of AEW Dynamite and if this could mean his return to TV on a regular basis. FANATICS - From the NFL, NBA, to Boomer Sooner and beyond, Fanatics is the ultimate fan gear store! The next time you - or someone you know - gear up with Fanatics, you can support Grilling JR too simply by using our dedicated link! https://fanatics.93n6tx.net/c/5036600/586570/9663 BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. AG1 - Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/JR. That’s drinkAG1.com/JR. ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

21 Dec 2023

2 HR 06 MINS

2:06:36

21 Dec 2023


#324

Episode 244: Armageddon 2003

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson take us back 20 years for Armageddon 2003! JR shares stories of developing RAW Roulette, managing talent, working with Evolution, and some wild storylines that kept everyone on their toes. JR also reveals the cover of his new book and how folks can start pre-ordering the book today. MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  AG1 - Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/JR. That’s drinkAG1.com/JR. BUSINESS IS ABOUT TO PICK UP - Pre-order JR's brand new book, "Business Is About To Pick Up: 50 Years Of Wrestling In 50 Unforgettable Calls" right now at JRBOOK50.com ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

14 Dec 2023

2 HR 23 MINS

2:23:34

14 Dec 2023


#323

Episode 243: Starrcade 1989 Future Shock

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson revisit Starrcade 1989 "Future Shock!" JR shares about how he came up with the tournament concept for this PPV, the magic of 1989 in professional wrestling, and having to be the "middle man" between the booking committee and Jim Herd. All that plus so much more on this week's edition of Grilling JR! MOOD - Try MOOD’s new THCa flower today! Visit HELLOMOOD.com, promo code JR for 20% off your order and a FREE gram of THCa flower. BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

07 Dec 2023

1 HR 57 MINS

1:57:08

07 Dec 2023


#322

Episode 242: Christian

On this episode of Grilling JR, the voice of wrestling Jim Ross and host Conrad Thompson discuss the beginning of wrestling's Captain of Charisma, Christian! The guy discuss Christian's rise and reign n the WWE as one half of the tag team championship duo Edge and Christian. JR and Conrad also cover Christian's legendary ladder and TLC matches, along with the teams break up and the impact it had on his career. ROCKET MONEY - Cancel your unwanted subscriptions – and manage your money the easy way – by going to RocketMoney.com/jr MANSCAPED - Get 20% Off and Free Shipping with the code JIMROSS at Manscaped.com.  AG1 - Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/JR. That’s drinkAG1.com/JR. ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

30 Nov 2023

2 HR 08 MINS

2:08:00

30 Nov 2023


#321

Episode 241: Ask JR Anything 11.23.23

On this episode of Grilling JR, we are handing over the reigns to our listeners for an exciting edition of #AskJRAnything! The voice of wrestling, Jim Ross sits back and answers all your questions using the knowledge he's gathered during his 50 years in professional wrestling. DRAFT KINGS - Download the DraftKings Sportsbook app and use code JIMROSS. New customers can score $150 IN BONUS BETS INSTANTLY just for betting $5 bucks.  BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code JR at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. That’s BlueChew.com, promo code JR to receive your first month FREE. AG1 - Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/JR. That’s drinkAG1.com/JR. ADVERTISE WITH GRILLING JR - If your business targets 25-54 year old men, there's no better place to advertise than right here with us on Grilling JR. You've heard us do ads for some of the same companies for years...why? Because it works! And with our super targeted audience, there's very little waste. Go to AdvertiseWithJR.com now and find out more about advertising with Grilling JR. Get all of your Grilling JR merchandise at www.GrillingJRTees.com On AdFreeShows.com, you get early, ad-free access to more than a dozen of your favorite wrestling podcasts, starting at just $9! And now, you can enjoy the first week...completely FREE! Sign up for a free trial - and get a taste of what Ad Free Shows is all about. Start your free trial today at AdFreeShows.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit [podcastchoices.com/adchoices] (https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices) ... Read more

23 Nov 2023

1 HR 11 MINS

1:11:21

23 Nov 2023