Survivor Series Count-Up – 2008: It’s Still Not That Bad

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: So Long Lita

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 […]

These Three Superstars Prove a Wrestling Background is Not Crucial to Success

The idea of a wrestling dynasty is one deeply ingrained into the WWE’s most ardent fans. Undeniably, dynasties such as the Hart Foundation, and the generations of Guerreros, Flairs and Anoa’is, have made professional wrestling the sports entertainment phenomenon it is today. Admittedly, the likes of Kurt Angle and Dolph Ziggler are living evidence of […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2008: One of the Good Ones

Summerslam 2008 Date: August 17, 2008 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 15,997 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, Todd Grisham, Matt Striker For the first time in a few years, it feels like we’ve got a big card tonight. It’s a double main event with Undertaker vs. Edge inside the Cell and […]

Smackdown – September 30, 2005: Not Bad For An Old Guy

Smackdown Date: September 30, 2005 Location: Laredo Entertainment Center, Laredo, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz Welcome back to the “I Have No Idea Why This Was Requested Corner”. This would be coming up on No Mercy 2005 so Eddie Guerrero is chasing Smackdown World Champion Batista. It’s also a pretty forgotten era for Smackdown but […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2005: Hey Old Guys!

Summerslam 2005 Date: August 21, 2005 Location: MCI Center, Washington D.C. Attendance: 18,156 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Tazz, Michael Cole, Jonathan Coachman Tonight is the first show in a long time with a special attraction main event. Tonight’s main event is the returning Hulk Hogan vs. Shawn Michaels in a match billed as legend […]

Monday Night Raw – February 3, 2003 (2017 Redo): I Waited Thirteen Years For This?

Monday Night Raw Date: February 3, 2003 Location: MCI Center, Washington D.C. Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s always cool to have a show from my birthday. We’re coming up on No Way Out and that means HHH needs a challenger for the World Title. That will be set up tonight as Scott Steiner faces […]

Smackdown – September 7, 2007: Playing the Midcard Heel

Smackdown Date: September 7, 2007 Location: US Bank Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield This is another request as I try (in vain) to clear out that overly large pile. We’re coming up on Unforgiven 2007 meaning Great Khali is Smackdown World Champion with Batista chasing him. Tonight’s main event is Chavo […]

Monday Night Raw – January 27, 2003 (2017 Redo): The Steiner Shadow

Monday Night Raw Date: January 27, 2003 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Eric Bischoff’s time to fix Raw continues to count down but he has a secret weapon: magazine interviews! Yeah that was his big announcement last week: Steve Austin can tell his side of the story in Raw Magazine. […]