Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1999: How to Make the Reigns Formula Work

Royal Rumble 1999 Date: January 24, 1999 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Attendance: 14,816 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole What did I ever do to you people? I try to give you all a variety of stuff and somehow I always wind up with freaking Russo. Isn’t me freaking out over 2000 WCW enough for […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1998: Stone Cold! Stone Cold! Stone Cold!

Royal Rumble 1998 Date: January 18, 1998 Location: San Jose Arena, San Jose, California Attendance: 18,542 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the year of Austin and for once, the WWF is looking good going forward as the debcale that was the main event of Starrcade has caused WCW to hit a brick wall. The […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1997 (2017 Redo): Rose Colored Glasses

Royal Rumble 1997 Date: January 19, 1997 Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 60,235 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler I’m scared to think how many of those tickets were freebies. This is the annual requested redo and I’m not sure what to expect going into it. Well I am as I’ve seen the […]

Smackdown – May 24, 2001: The TV Debut

This was requested recently but it was written over five years ago, meaning it might not be up to my usual standards. Smackdown Date: May 24, 2001 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz This is a request I got a few months ago and got too busy to get around to until […]

Main Event – December 16, 2016: Making My Christmas Merry

Main Event Date: December 15, 2016 Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Byron Saxton, Michael Cole, Corey Graves The dates on these shows continue to be all over the place as you hear about the show being on Friday but it’s already available, making me wonder why I care about these things in the […]

New Column: YES! He Should Be Champion Again

And he should beat Daniel Bryan on the way there.   http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-yes-he-should-be-champion/

New Column: Smackdown Turns 900

The special is this coming Tuesday so let’s look at some of my favorite parts of the show over the years. http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-smackdown-turns-900/

Monday Night Raw – June 10, 2002 (2016 Redo): A Missing Rattlesnake, An Owner and One Disgusting Promo

Monday Night Raw Date: June 10, 2002 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 8,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Steve Austin is gone and he’s not coming back for a long time. Austin walked out of the company earlier in the day before this show due to not wanting to lose to Brock Lesnar in […]

History of Survivor Series Part II: Something Has to Change

http://wrestlingrumors.net/history-of-survivor-series-part-ii-something-has-to-change/   Going from 1991-1996 as the show really starts to turn into something important.  On Friday: we go to Montreal.

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2003: When One GM Isn’t Enough

Survivor Series 2003 Date: November 16, 2003 Location: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Attendance: 13,487 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz This is the first of two redos that I’ll be doing for the year. It’s an interesting time for WWE and Raw in particular as there are two General Managers for the […]