WWE is struggling in terms of ratings on both shows, but Smackdown is in jeopardy of falling further than the previous low in the modern era. With Jinder Mahal getting pushed so fast so quickly and lackluster story lines it really isn’t surprising. Still, they do have some high spots and this week there were a few moments of excellence. Check it out.
Justin Labar of the Pittsburgh Tribune provided an update on the reason Bray Wyatt, his brother Bo Dallas, and girlfriend JoJo have been missing from WWE TV. Seems Bray, Bo and JoJo haven’t been at TV or events because of viral meningitis. Unfortunate. I have NO INFO on Sunday for Bray. He is referring to … Read more
It may look like WWE is making money like crazy but that is not the case. WWE is surviving on its TV deal pretty much and that’s only the tip of the iceberg. Business insider Dave Meltzer breaks down what is going on and why. Check it out.
WWE RAW attendance was down last night but that didn’t deter WWE from pushing forward with the buildup for this Sunday’s TLC special event. Kane returned last night and this put him in the 3 on 5 main event against Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, and Seth Rollins. TLC airs on Sunday from the Target Center … Read more
F4Wonline.com is reporting that the WWE Survivor Series creative team is looking hard at featuring a “Champion vs Champion” non-title main event. It would feature WWE champ Jinder Mahal and WWE Universal champ Brock Lesnar. The card should be solidified in the coming weeks for the dual brand special event and the match is expected … Read more
Roman Reigns did a media call with members of the international media recently and he was asked a number of questions with one standing out in terms of interest. The possibility of a match with his cousin The Rock has always been there but with Vince McMahon’s relentless onslaught of placing Reigns in the main … Read more
On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, Jinder Mahal retained the WWE championship against hot fan favorite, Shinsuke Nakamura. The result of the fight surprised many as Nakamura is one of the biggest fan favorites in WWE today. The decision of the match made it clear that WWE is still trying to develop their market in India. … Read more
Stevie Ray of the tagteam Harlem Heat recently revealed who he thought was the most racist wrestler in WCW. He and his brother Booker T were one of the most respected tag teams in wrestling history.
Legendary pro wrestling manager Jim Cornette slapped former WWE comedy wrestler Santino Marella back in his Ohio Valley training days for disrespecting the business. Since then there have been some legendary rants by Cornette about Santino and this led to a confrontation at a recently held convention that has gone viral. Check out the story straight from Jim about the ordeal because it’s as epic as it sounds.
Finally Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, and Seth Rollins reunited to form the best faction in years called The Shield. The group was a smash hit a few years ago but was quickly broken up to push Roman Reigns to the moon. Last night they reunited and the fans went crazy. Check it out.