Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2013: Well Duh

Royal Rumble 2013 Date: January 27, 2013 Location: US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 13,00 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler This show was only a year ago and I can barely remember anything about it. Aside from the Rumble the big matches are the Rock challenging CM Punk for the WWE Title […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2015 (2016 Redo): Has Anybody Seen My Ambrose?

Survivor Series 2015 Date: November 22, 2015 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 14,481 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield Now this is an interesting one as I barely remember anything about it from just a year ago. The big story here is the World Title having to be decided in a tournament […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2014: I Still Can’t Believe It

Survivor Series 2014 Date: November 23, 2014 Location: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 12,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler Now this is going to be an interesting one as the whole show is built around one match and that one match’s big surprise. Last year they made no secret about the […]

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 […]

New Column: The Two Man Midcard Exodus

As promised, thoughts on Ryback and Cody Rhodes leaving.  Also note that this was written before the announcement of the new Brand Split, which would change a lot of what I say in here.

Payback 2016: The Booking Anchor

Payback 2016 Date: May 1, 2016 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton We’re off to the first pay per view after Wrestlemania and things are kind of on a roll around here. The main event is Roman Reigns defending the WWE World Title against AJ Styles with the […]

Payback 2016 Preview

For once I’m actually looking forward to a regular pay per view as Payback has had an awesome set of buildup over the last few weeks. Things really have been picking up in recent weeks and while the ratings haven’t been great, it’s been an awesome series of wrestling matches and storytelling. Let’s get to […]

Smackdown – April 21, 2016: Miz Is Awesome

Smackdown Date: April 21, 2016 Location: O2 Arena, London, England Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, Jerry Lawler, Byron Saxton It’s the last show on the UK tour and we’re in the same building we were in on Monday for Raw. These shows can range from nothing special to more interesting than usual but Smackdown tends to be […]

New Column: In Other News

Looking at some of the other WWE stories from the weekend.

Wrestlemania XXXII Preview: Kalisto vs. Ryback

Or big vs. small.