Smackdown – June 19, 2003: One Of The Most Out There Things The McMahons Have Ever Done

Smackdown Date: June 19, 2003 Location: SBC Center, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz So after last week’s main event saw Big Show and Brock Lesnar break the ring, it’s probably time to set up a rematch because these two have to be stuck fighting each other forever. Other than that Kurt Angle is […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2012: Here They Come

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: That One Time Rock and Cena Played the Mega Powers

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: My Favorite Kind of Match

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: 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 […]

Smackdown – June 12, 2003: It Broke

Smackdown Date: June 12, 2003 Location: TD Waterhouse Center, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s a big night here as Smackdown has one of those pay per view main events on TV when Raw has the brand exclusive show. Tonight it’s Brock Lesnar defending the title against Big Show, plus Vince McMahon vs. Zack […]

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 […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2001: Vince’s Last Laugh and Lost Dollars

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 […]

Smackdown – June 5, 2003: America First, And Then Lord Littlebrook

Smackdown Date: June 5, 2003 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz This week is almost all about Kurt Angle, who is back from the rather ridiculous two months off after having another major neck injury. To be fair, he’s long been established as a crazy man anyway so it’s not like this […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1999: That Car Just Ran Over The Attitude Era

Survivor Series 1999 Date: November 14, 1999 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 18,735 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler The WWF is comfortably in control of the wrestling world but it’s not stopping them from putting their foot on WCW’s throat. They’re on fire at this point and they know it, which is a […]