241 episodes

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!

Grilling JR Cumulus Podcast Network

    • Sports
    • 4.7 • 5K Ratings

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!

    Episode 162: Jake "The Snake" Roberts

    Episode 162: Jake "The Snake" Roberts

    On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Paul look back at Jake Roberts run in WCW! From Grizzly Smith, to his run in the WWF, mastering heel psychology, joining WCW, his issues with Bill Watts, Jake's return to the WWF, getting clean and Jake Roberts today!
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    NHTSA - Seat belt safety so we can save lives. So, whether you’re going on a cross country trip or just up the street, please buckle up. Don’t risk it. And remember, Click It or Ticket.
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    STARRCAST V - After a three-and-a-half year hiatus, STARRCAST, the wildly popular professional wrestling fan fest, is back and ready to rock the Music City. Often called “The Woodstock of Professional Wrestling,” STARRCAST V will take place at the world famous Nashville Fairgrounds from Thursday, July 28th to Sunday, July 31st. The event will also be made available worldwide, exclusively on FITE. Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY at Noon ET on www.starrcast.com
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    • 1 hr 46 min
    Episode 161: Judgement Day 2002

    Episode 161: Judgement Day 2002

    On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Conrad look back 20 years at Judgement Day 2002 with an unbelievably STACKED roster! The PPV was headlined by Hulk Hogan defending his Undisputed WWE Championship against the Undertaker! Also, Edge vs. Angle, HHH vs. Jericho, Austin vs. Big Show vs. Flair. Plus, the guys discuss the debuts of Randy Orton and Deacon Batista, WWF getting the "F" out, and much more! 
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    ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business, serving auto parts customers online for 20 years. Go to RockAuto.com to shop for auto and body parts from hundreds of manufacturers. Type GRILLINGJR in their “How did you hear about us?” box so they know we sent you. 
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    NHTSA - Seat belt safety so we can save lives. So, whether you’re going on a cross country trip or just up the street, please buckle up. Don’t risk it. And remember, Click It or Ticket.
    CHILISLEEP - ChiliSleep makes customizable, climate-controlled sleep solutions that help you improve your entire wellbeing. Head over to chilisleep.com/JR to learn more and check out a special offer for a limited time! 
    BLUECHEW - Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code JR. Just pay $5 shipping!
    STARRCAST V - After a three-and-a-half year hiatus, STARRCAST, the wildly popular professional wrestling fan fest, is back and ready to rock the Music City. Often called “The Woodstock of Professional Wrestling,” STARRCAST V will take place at the world famous Nashville Fairgrounds from Thursday, July 28th to Sunday, July 31st. The event will also be made available worldwide, exclusively on FITE. Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY at Noon ET on www.starrcast.com
    SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote. 
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    • 2 hr 23 min
    Episode 160: Wrestle War 1992

    Episode 160: Wrestle War 1992

    On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Conrad look back 30 years at WrestleWar 1992! It's one of the best WarGames of all-time as Sting heads a team of Dustin Rhodes, Barry Windham, Ricky Steamboat & Nikita Koloff vs. The Dangerous Alliance. Plus, the Steiners defend the WCW Tag Team Titles against Tatsumi Fujinami & Takayuki Iizuka, Brian Pillman defends the Light Heavyweight Title against Tom Zenk, the Freebirds take on Terrence Taylor & Greg Valentine for the US Tag Titles, and a whole bunch of bad gimmicks. The guys also discuss WCW suing Lex Luger, rumors of Jake Roberts coming in, Owen Hart's debut, and much more!
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    INDEED - Get started RIGHT NOW with a FREE $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT to upgrade your job post at INDEED.com/JR. Offer valid through JUNE 30TH. Terms and conditons apply
    SHEETZ -Energy drink or Milkshake? Imagine getting your favorite energy-bursting G fuel flavors whipped, iced, and milkshak-ified! Go to www.SHEETZ.com and grab a Focus Freak Milkshake for 3.99 or less! Use offer code ENERGIZE to save $1 when you order on the SHEETZ app! 
    ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business, serving auto parts customers online for 20 years. Go to RockAuto.com to shop for auto and body parts from hundreds of manufacturers. Type GRILLINGJR in their “How did you hear about us?” box so they know we sent you. 
    SAVE WITH CONRAD -If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote. 
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    • 2 hr
    Episode 159: The Rock 1996-97

    Episode 159: The Rock 1996-97

    The biggest star in Hollywood just celebrated his milestone 50th birthday, so what better way to celebrate than by revisiting his early beginnings in the WWF. It's The Rock's 1996-97! Topics include the infamous 7 bucks lunch, training in Memphis, debuting at Survivor Series, joining the Nation, feuding with Austin and the IC Title, and much more!
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    SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote. 
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    • 1 hr 36 min
    Episode 158: RAW 04.28.97 Watch Along

    Episode 158: RAW 04.28.97 Watch Along

    On this episode of Grilling JR, JR and Conrad look back 25 years at Monday Night Raw from Omaha in the middle of the build towards Cold Day in Hell. Topics include Bret Hart’s surgery, his Anti-American promo on the show, Owen Hart taking on Rocky Maivia for the Intercontinental Title, the build to the Goldust interviews with JR, Undertaker vs. Bulldog with the return of Anvil, and much more!
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    SHEETZ - Energy drink or Milkshake? Imagine getting your favorite energy-bursting G fuel flavors whipped, iced, and milkshak-ified! Go to www.SHEETZ.com and grab a Focus Freak Milkshake for 3.99 or less! Use offer code ENERGIZE to save $1 when you order on the SHEETZ app! 
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    GEICO - Do you own or rent your home? Sure you do! And it’s hard work. But you know what’s easy? Bundling with GEICO. Go to GEICO.com, get a quote, and see how much YOU could save. It’s GEICO-easy! 
    SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote. 
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    • 1 hr 57 min
    Episode 157: Backlash 2002

    Episode 157: Backlash 2002

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    INDEED - Get started RIGHT NOW with a FREE $75 SPONSORED JOB CREDIT to upgrade your job post at INDEED.com/JR. Offer valid through JUNE 30TH. Terms and conditons apply
    FEALS - Feals is a better way to feel better. Our premium CBD will keep your head clear and help you feel your best. CBD has been proven to greatly reduce anxiety, pain, and sleeplessness. Shipped direct to your doorstep in only a few days, Feals is the new natural, healthy, better way to feel better. Become a member today by going to Feals.com/JR and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.
    CHILISLEEP - ChiliSleep makes customizable, climate-controlled sleep solutions that help you improve your entire wellbeing. Head over to chilisleep.com/JR to learn more and check out a special offer for a limited time! 
    BLUECHEW - Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code JR. Just pay $5 shipping!
    SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote. 
    GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and at the same place: GoliathLife.com.
    SUNDAY - Sunday is more than just a lawn care product. It is a custom lawn are plan with a variety of ways to help you grow a beautiful lawn, control weeds and remove pests. Visit Sunday.com/JR to get $20 off your custom lawn plan at checkout! 
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    • 2 hr 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
5K Ratings

5K Ratings

puffy0365 ,

By The Way

This show give you a real deep in deep look at some of our wrestling moments, wrestlers, and just overall dope perspective into the world of wrestling. Oh by the way this show is dope👍🏾

Jsuits23 ,

Too many ads every 5 minutes

All about the money for Conrad

UWEFUEL ,

AWESOME

Thank you Conrad & JR for giving us a great show every week! Paul when you get tagged in you do a great job! Every cry baby that keeps complaining about “SOOOO MANY ADS” there’s this thing called “Ad Free Shows”

Keep Up The Great Work!!!!

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