Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXIII: Make Your Own Joke

Wrestlemania XXIII Date: April 1, 2007 Location: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 80,103 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, John Bradshaw Layfield, Joey Styles To say this show was a success is an understatement. Until Rock vs. Cena, this show drew more PPV buys than any show in the history of the company, […]

Kayfabe – A Wrestling Movie

You don’t often get a movie about wrestling and it’s even rarer to have one catering to smarks but that’s what we have here.  It’s certainly low budget but the comedy works and it’s a really easy sit.  You can tell the people who made it put some effort into it and got the idea […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2007: To Nip Up or To Sit Up?

Royal Rumble 2007 Date: January 28, 2007 Location: AT&T Center, San Antoino, Texas Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Tazz, Joey Styles, John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole We’re back in Texas here and the main question is which Texas guy is winning the Rumble. The main change from last year is that ECW is […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2007: Cena vs. Orton Only On Pay Per View

Summerslam 2007 Date: August 27, 2007 Location: Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Attendance: 17,441 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Joey Styles, Taz It’s still an awkward period for the company as there isn’t much going on and they’re sort of just going through the motions. The big things […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXIII: Now That’s More Like It Dead Man

Wrestlemania XXIII Date: April 1, 2007 Location: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 80,103 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, John Bradshaw Layfield, Joey Styles To say this show was a success is an understatement. Until Rock vs. Cena, this show drew more PPV buys than any show in the history of the company, […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2007: At Last

Royal Rumble 2007 Date: January 28, 2007 Location: AT&T Center, San Antoino, Texas Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Tazz, Joey Styles, John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole We’re back in Texas here and the main question is which Texas guy is winning the Rumble. The main change from last year is that ECW is […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2007: A Demon and an Animal Walk Into A Cell

Survivor Series 2007 Date: November 18, 2007 Location: American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross, Tazz, Joey Styles The company has finally settled down to the point where major changes are mostly done. The three rosters are working well enough and talent is moving from […]

Armageddon 2007: Triple Vision

Armageddon 2007 Date: December 16, 2007 Location: Mellon Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Joey Styles, Taz Thankfully we’re back to double branded shows again by this point and we have two title matches in the main events. Jericho is back and wants Orton’s title and […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2007: HHH’s Second Best Return

Summerslam 2007 Date: August 27, 2007 Location: Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Attendance: 17,441 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Joey Styles, Taz It’s still an awkward period for the company as there isn’t much going on and they’re sort of just going through the motions. The big things […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2007: Wrestlemania Comes Early

Royal Rumble 2007 Date: January 28, 2007 Location: AT&T Center, San Antoino, Texas Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Tazz, Joey Styles, John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole We’re back in Texas here and the main question is which Texas guy is winning the Rumble. The main change from last year is that ECW is […]