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The Straight Shooters

The Straight Shooters

The best and worst of pro wrestling covered weekly by Nick Piccone (PhillyInfluencer.com, FoxPHLGambler.com) and Vaughn Johnson (Inquirer.com).

Since 2015, the duo has produced compelling, unique, and entertaining weekly episodes along with special exclusive content on Patreon ... Live commentary specials before they were cool, deep dives into entire pay-per-view events, movies, documentaries, and career retrospectives, high profile guests, current product analysis, and much more!

Request your own deep dives on Patreon: patreon.com/theshooterspod

Recent Episodes

340: AEW Dynamite LIVE from Philly '22 live commentary

Sept. 29, 2022

Nick and Vaughn live commentate AEW Dynamite from Philly on 9/28/22. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the…

339: AEW Dynamite Grand Slam '22 Live Commentary

Sept. 22, 2022

Nick and Vaughn live commentate AEW Dynamite: Grand Slam '22. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theshooter…

338: WWF IYH 10: Mind Games (Sept. '96) Deep Dive

Sept. 15, 2022

We're heading back to 1996 and dive deep into WWF In Your House 10: Mind Games, which took place right in Philly! Request your own deep dive at patreon.com/shootersradio! -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJohns…

CLASSIC 300: WCW Fall Brawl: War Games 1996 Deep Dive; Big E Wins WWE Title

Sept. 7, 2022

CLASSIC EPISODE 300. We talk WCW Fall Brawl: War Games 1996 and Big E winning the WWE Championship. Request your own deep dive at patreon.com/shootersradio! -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJohnson ] [ @Shoote…

337: EMERGENCY POD: CM Punk's media scrum, All Out fallout

Sept. 5, 2022

So, uh, we're recapping what went down during the AEW All Out media scrum, and what followed afterwards. Also discuss what occurred at WWE's Clash at the Castle, and more. -- Follow us on Twitter [ @_piccone ] [ @VaughnMJohn…

BONUS: WWE Clash at the Castle/AEW All Out Labor Day Weekend Wrestling Roundtable on Fox Sports The Gambler

Sept. 2, 2022

We've got a HUGE WRESTLING WEEKEND ahead as WWE heads to Wales for Clash at the Castle on Saturday, and AEW heads to Chicago for All Out on Sunday. We're talking all about it and everything in between on this special editio…

336: WWF SummerSlam '92 Deep Dive

Aug. 29, 2022

IT'S THE PODCAST YOU THOUGHT YOU'D NEVER HEAR! This week, Vaughn and Nick dive deep into WWF SummerSlam 1992, FROM WEMBLEY STADIUM IN LONDON, ENGLAND! Randy Savage vs. Ultimate Warrior for the WWF Championship! WHOSE SIDE WI…

CLASSIC 294: WWF SummerSlam '91 Deep Dive; RIP Bobby Eaton

Aug. 24, 2022

Recorded August 2021. "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton passed away on August 4, 2021. We recorded this episode before the news broke about his passing. We send our condolences to his friends, family, and fans. RIP Bobby Eaton. This w…

335: WWE SummerSlam '02 Deep Dive

Aug. 22, 2022

This week we hit another Patreon request - WWE SummerSlam 2002! Widely regarded as one of the best SummerSlams of all time, Nick and Vaughn get into the nooks and crannies of why this SummerSlam was so damn good. Brock Lesna…

334: NXT TakeOver - Brooklyn 4 Deep Dive (8/18/18)

Aug. 17, 2022

This week, we head back to 2018 NXT for a Patreon request! We're diving deep into NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn 4, where Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano would vie for the NXT Championship in a Last Man Standing Match. Shayna Basz…