NXT – October 2, 2013: Let’s Go This Guy!

NXT Date: October 2, 2013 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Alex Riley, Tony Dawson, Renee Young It’s a big show tonight with both the Bo Dallas open challenge and the Ascension challenging Graves and Neville for the tag titles. The main question in the open challenge isn’t will Sami Zayn get involved […]

On This Day: April 8, 2011 – Smackdown 2011: Edge’s Last Show As Champion

Smackdown Date: April 8, 2011 Location: Times Union Center, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Josh Matthews   We’re kind of in the new year here on Fridays as Edge is still World Champion. Tonight we’ll probably start the build to Extreme Rules. Since we’ve kind of passed go here, it’s rather hard […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up: 2013 Redo – 2011: The Ending Still Makes Me Jump

Royal Rumble 2011 Date: January 30, 2011 Location: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,113 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Matt Striker This is a weird Rumble as for one year only they tried having forty people in the Rumble instead of the usual thirty. It didn’t quite work so they never tried it again, but […]

WWE Main Event – October 3, 2012: Perfectly Acceptable Wrestling That I Feel No Need To Watch

Main Event Date: October 3, 2012 Location: BOK Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma Commentators: Michael Cole, The Miz This is the debut of a new show because seven and a half hours of free TV a week wasn’t enough apparently. The main event tonight is Punk vs. Sheamus in a champion vs. champion match which could main […]

Smackdown – August 24, 2012: Smackdown Is Actually Worse Than Raw Right Now

Smackdown Date: August 24, 2012 Location: Rabobank Arena, Bakersfield, California Commentator: Michael Cole We’re past Summerslam and Sheamus is still the champion. He kept the title by pinning Del Rio, but there was some controversy at the end as Del Rio had his foot on the ropes. Then on Raw, Alberto got pinned by Orton, […]

Smackdown – July 20, 2012: Does Smackdown Need To Exist At This Point?

Smackdown Date: July 20, 2012 Location: Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Matthews, Booker T It’s just after MITB and the only major change is that Ziggler is the MITB case holder for this show. Other than that we’re just in a holding pattern tonight as everything is likely to […]

Santino Marella Wins The US Title

Ricky Steamboat, Ric Flair, Magnum TA……Santino Marella?   Swagger wasn’t doing jack with it so putting it on someone the people love and who is at least on TV every week is fine.   Thoughts?

I Want To Talk A Little Bit About Pushing Comedy Characters

With Santino being in the Chamber last night I figured this was a good time for another one of these. When did the idea of being a comedy character become such an evil thing? Most of the people I read stuff from are clamoring for Santino to get a big serious push and maybe even […]

Smackdown – February 17, 2012 – They Wouldn’t! They Couldn’t!! THEY DID!!!

Smackdown Date: February 17, 2012 Location: Save Mart Center, Fresno, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Matthews, Booker T This is the final show before the Elimination Chamber. By the time you read this you’ll know that Orton is out of the Chamber so tonight it’s all about finding a replacement. Other than that, I wouldn’t […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2011: THEY WOULDN’T! THEY COULDNT! Oh They Didn’t.

Royal Rumble 2011 Date: January 30, 2011 Location: TD Bank Garden Arena, Boston, Massachusetts Commentators: Michael Cole, Matt Striker, Jerry Lawler Well we’ve finally, and I do mean FINALLY arrived. This is the first 40 man Rumble and while I’m still not behind the idea it could be good I guess. There are only 4 […]