CM Punk spent Wednesday at ESPN, where he did a variety of interviews for programming on the network. While we recapped one of the interviews he did for SportsCenter at this link, there is another note we wanted to make. Punk laid out a tentative timeline for his first UFC fight in a later interview, […]
CM Punk was on ESPN’s SportsCenter on Wednesday to discuss his transition from WWE to UFC. Below are some notes: Punk said he didn’t like the answer he gave previously when comparing Vince McMahon and Dana White. Punk talked about both being driven and having an idea what’s best for their respective companies. He said […]
– CM Punk will write a short story for Vertigo’s upcoming anthology Strange Sports Stories. Below is an excerpt from their release on Monday: STRANGE SPORTS STORIES #1 Written by various Art by various Cover by PAUL POPE 1:13 Variant cover by MIKE MITCHELL On sale MARCH 18 • 40 pg, 1 of 4, FC, […]
Paul Heyman’s analysis of Ryback vs. Kane on the WWE TLC Kickoff amused me. When Renee Young asked Heyman if he had seen a different Ryback since his return from injury in October, Heyman said he most definitely has seen a different Ryback. He said he didn’t like what he saw and offered this: I […]
CJ Blaze interviewed Jeff Jarrett for exclusive use on Wrestling News World to help co-promote Global Force Wrestling and New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 9 pay-per-view next month. In it, Jarrett confirmed that he reached out to CM Punk to gauge interest in him calling Wrestle Kingdom 9 alongside Jim Ross, which is something […]
I went on The Mark Moses Show on 95.9FM The Fan out of Florida on Wednesday to discuss CM Punk signing a multi fight deal with UFC. We also chatted a little bit about Sting, Wrestlemania 31 and more. You can listen to the interview in its entirety below: To listen… Mobile and tablet users […]
CM Punk was on Fox Sports Live on Wednesday night to discuss his transition to the UFC. Video of the interview is now online at this link but we compiled some notes below: When asked about Chael Sonnen saying that he knows Punk’s first opponent, Punk said there is no update and if they do […]
CM Punk surprised the world when he announced live at UFC 181 on pay-per-view that he has signed a multi-fight deal with UFC. Much has already been written about his debut but we wanted to make sure that all of our readers were up to speed. Here’s everything you need to know about CM Punk’s […]
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CM Punk is featured in a fascinating Q&A piece with Rolling Stone. In it, Punk talks about leaving WWE for UFC, telling his wife AJ Lee about MMA aspirations and more. In the first quote, Punk shoots on the lack of communication from the WWE office. He talks about being suspended by the company but […]
CM Punk will be featured in an exclusive 1-on-1 interview on Fox Sports Live on Fox Sports 1 on Wednesday. Below is a video teaser for the interview: Click here to load video/Tweet (if not loaded) In an exclusive interview tomorrow on #FSLive, @CMPunk talks about his move to the @UFC! http://t.co/sbWBEy7icB — FOX Sports […]
Steve Austin’s interview with Vince McMahon that aired on the WWE Network last week was posted on Tuesday on his Podcast One page. You can listen at this link. Prior to that, Steve Austin commented on CM Punk signing with UFC. Austin stated he wishes Punk all the luck in the world and knows they’re […]
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– WWE recently filed for a trademark application for Shelton Benjamin to be used on merchandise. This should fuel return rumors, however, we are unable to confirm anything. It seems that Benjamin is one of those guys always linked with a return. – Dean Ambrose worked the weekend live event loop after the stretcher job on […]