Monday Night Raw – August 21, 1995: Get Us Out Of Here

Monday Night Raw Date: August 21, 1995 Location: Worcester Memorial Auditorium, Worcester, Massachusetts Attendance: 4,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Summerslam and that means we’re almost free from this mess. I’m already sick of hearing about Diesel vs. King Mabel, despite only watching two shows this month. Hopefully Shawn […]

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 […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2007: The Feud of the Year

Survivor Series 2007 Date: November 18, 2007 Location: American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross, Tazz, Joey Styles The company has finally settled down to the point where major changes are mostly done. The three rosters are working well enough and talent is moving from […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2005: The Original Siege

Survivor Series 2005 Date: November 27, 2005 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 15,000 Commentators: Joey Styles, Jerry Lawler, Jonathan Coachman, Michael Cole, Tazz This show is all about brand vs. brand, which really isn’t an interesting story because they would interact pretty regularly but of course WWE doesn’t get this. Therefore, the main […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2003: The Rattlesnake Rides Away

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 […]

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 […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 2000: HHH Falls Down

Survivor Series 2000 Date: November 19, 2000 Location: Ice Palace, Tampa, Florida Attendance: 18,602 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler The other major story for this show is the Undertaker, who is now a biker instead of dead and possibly the devil himself. He returned in June and is already back in the title hunt with […]

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 – 1998: Russo On Tournaments

Survivor Series 1998 Date: November 15, 1998 Location: Kiel Center, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 21,779 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Aside from the tournament there really isn’t much going on here. Every major star in the company is entered as there are only two other matches: the Women’s Title and Tag Team Titles are both […]