Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2012: The New Star

Royal Rumble 2012 Date: January 29, 2012 Location: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 18,121 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Booker T We wrap things up here with last year’s show. The Rumble is back to the thirty entrant variety which is probably the best move all around. The odds on favorite is Jericho who […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2012: Surely he isn’t Exactly Like Doink

Survivor Series 2012 Date: November 18, 2012 Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 8,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield While the main event is easy enough to explain, the other big match on the card is one of the more confusing in recent memory. Originally, the Survivor Series match was scheduled […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2011: One of the Great Ones

Survivor Series 2011 Date: November 20, 2011 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Attendance: 16,749 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Booker T Rock and Cena are teaming together before Wrestlemania and Punk is challenging for the Raw World Title. There really isn’t much else to say about the rest of the card. […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2009: Triple Threat Theater

Survivor Series 2009 Date: November 22, 2009 Location: Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Matt Striker By this point a lot of the top mainstays are firmly established on top of the company. Cena is the star that everyone knows him as now, Orton is becoming one of the top […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2008: The Cena/Jericho Special

Survivor Series 2008 Date: November 23, 2008 Location: TD Banknorth Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 12,498 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Todd Grisham, Matt Striker, Jim Ross, Tazz The other major story on the show is Team Orton vs. Team Batista. Randy Orton vs. Batista had always been a match WWE wanted to push on a […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2007: The Feud of the Year

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 […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2006: And Now, the Bad Side

Survivor Series 2006 Date: November 26, 2006 Location: Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 15,400 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Another match of note on the show is Mickie James challenging Lita for the Women’s Championship in what would be Lita’s final match. Combining this with Trish Stratus leaving just a […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2004: That’s a Weird Main Event

Survivor Series 2004 Date: November 14, 2004 Location: Gund Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Attendance: 7,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz Aside from the matches mentioned already, there are two other major matches. First up we have Team Kurt Angle vs. Team Eddie Guerrero to continue their rivalry which started back at Wrestlemania XX. […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2002: It’s Still Annoying

Survivor Series 2002 Date: November 17, 2002 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Attendance: 17,930 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz Aside from Lesnar, a lot of the roster for this show is the same. However, there are several wrestlers that have debuted for the company but aren’t on the […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2001: When Buying the Competition Isn’t Enough

Survivor Series 2001 Date: November 18, 2001 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Attendance: 10,142 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman While there’s a full card to go with the Survivor Series match, none of it matters compared to the main event. Some of the WCW and WWF Titles will be unified as well, which was […]