After this week's WWE Raw went off the air, Ryback remained in the ring while CM Punk made his way back out to defend the WWE Title in a dark match. During the match, Paul Heyman distracted Ryback when he had Punk in the Shell Shock position. Punk's Survivor Series team ran out and attacked Ryback. It caused the match to end in a disqualification.
When Punk's team attacked Ryback, Foley's Survivor Series team came out for the save. Both teams ended up in a brawl. Ryback threw Punk back in the ring and he hit the Shell Shock to end the night.