Extreme Rules 2017: This Show Just Made the List

Extreme Rules 2017 Date: June 4, 2017 Location: Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T., Corey Graves It’s the night of extreme, which is loosely translated as “night of gimmicky rematches”. The main event is a Fatal Five Way for a future shot at Brock Lesnar and the Universal Title, likely coming […]

Extreme Rules 2017 Preview

So it’s time for one of the least gimmicky gimmick pay per views that WWE offers. I get the idea behind what they’re doing here but can you really consider a lot of these matches to be EXTREME? It’s a good idea if the bigger matches are all extreme (Is that really the best name […]

Extreme Rules 2016: Extreme Kickouts And Cleaning Supplies

Extreme Rules 2016 Date: May 22, 2016 Location: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey Commentators: Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole It’s a night of rematches but in this case we have a few bonus stipulations to carry things forward. The main event is another match between WWE World Champion Roman Reigns and AJ Styles, […]

Extreme Rules 2016 Preview

It really feels like we just got done with Payback and now it’s already time for the next show. In this case that’s not a good thing as the stories were only so strong in the first place and now it’s clear that the stories don’t have enough steam to keep going beyond this show. […]

New Column: Unlocking The Gimmick Cage

Looking at how gimmick matches can be done very, very badly. http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-unlocking-the-gimmick-cage/

Extreme Rules 2015: Extremely…..Something

Extreme Rules 2015 Date: April 26, 2015 Location: Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s time for the night of Wrestlemania rematches, which often makes for a very entertaining card. The main event will see Seth Rollins defending the World Title against Randy Orton inside a cage with the […]

Extreme Rules 2015 Preview

This isn’t going to be the longest one in the world as NorCal and I already did the full podcast preview for this show. In case you didn’t listen to that show for some reason (and you should. Check it and the other episodes here http://mightynorcal.podbean.com/), here’s a shorter than normal version.

Wrestling Wars Podcast #3

The show gets WAY more streamlined this week as we have our first pay per view preview with a look at Extreme Rules 2015, complete with a little fantasy booking, Dixie Carter’s face on chocolates and of course a fire on a life raft. Come check us out as we run down the post Wrestlemania […]

Wrestling Wars Podcast Episodes 3 and 4

Coming this weekend! NorCal and I will be doing an Extreme Rules preview tomorrow night to go up on Saturday and an Extreme Rules recap show immediately after the show goes off the air to be up that night. NorCal and I are blown away by how well the show has been received and the […]

Reviewing the Review: Extreme Rules 2014

Extreme Rules was last night and over the course of a three and a half hour show, there’s really only one match that people seem to disagree with my take on.