WWE Confirms PPV Bout, Why Dolph Ziggler Wasn’t Used, JR’s Raw Thoughts

– WWE has confirmed The Shield vs. John Cena, Sheamus & Ryback in a six-man tag team match for Elimination Chamber. The match was announced after Raw went off the air and we snuck it into our updated lineup. – Many have asked why Dolph Ziggler, AJ Lee and Big E Langston were not on […]

The Rock Addresses Absence From Raw

WWE Champion The Rock wrote the following on Twitter regarding not being at this week’s WWE Raw: @bryant15594 I feel you bro. I was on tour. No rest for the warriors. I’ll be back this Monday! #JustBringIt — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) February 5, 2013 As he mentioned, he’s scheduled for next week’s Raw in Nashville. […]

Alberto Del Rio “Suspended” From Smackdown

WWE is running an angle in which Booker T has suspended World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio from this week’s Smackdown in response to his attacks on The Big Show over the past week. This week’s Smackdown tapings will take place in Jacksonville, Florida, and we will have full results later this evening. Click here […]

WWE Raw Rating & Viewership Holds Strong

This week’s WWE Raw did a 3.56 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 4,810,000 viewers on the USA Network. Below is the by hour breakdown: Hour 1 – 4,863,000 viewers Hour 2 – 4,857,000 viewers Hour 3 – 4,711,000 viewers Not the 5,000,000 plus the show did last week but another strong effort. […]

Backstage News From Raw – Ryback’s Breakdown, Opinion Of Jack Swagger, Mark Henry Accused Of Being Reckless; Daniel Bryan Injured?, Orton Disappointments McMahon, Why The Miz Was Teased About Working With Brock Lesnar, Update On PPV Bout

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How Chris Jericho Was Victimized By WWE Active Voting

The run sheet for this week’s WWE Raw featured Wade Barrett vs. Chris Jericho and Randy Orton vs. CM Punk, with the assumption that Orton would win the WWE Active voting. When Jericho won the fan voting, which was legitimate, the script was flipped and it actually resulted in Jericho going under to Punk when he […]

Celebrities At Raw, Latest Fandango Vignette, Backstage Fallout Raw

– Chili from TLC, Lil’ Scrappy, Bobby V and Armond Smith and Byron Bell from the Carolina Panthers were in attendance at this week’s WWE Raw in Atlanta. – Below is the latest Fandango vignette that aired on this week’s Raw: [youtube id=”bD8SoiWb-Uc” width=”620″ height=”360″] The videos come and go due to creative plans changing […]

Hip Surgery Not Enough To Slow Down Vince McMahon

WWE Tweeted the following photo of Vince McMahon prior to having hip surgery: The Chairman, pre-surgery. (“Mr. McMahon, watch out for that bedpan!”) #Raw @wwe twitter.com/WWE/status/298… — WWE (@WWE) February 5, 2013 The storyline is McMahon underwent a total left hip replacement on Monday due to Brock Lesnar’s F5 from last week. In reality, he […]

Bruno Sammartino On Accepting WWE’s Offer – They Did What I Wanted Them To Do

KDKA, the CBS affiliate out of Pittsburgh, covered Bruno Sammartino’s upcoming induction into the WWE Hall of Fame on Monday’s newscast. Sammartino was interviewed in the piece and talked about his disdain for steroids and performance enhancing drugs in the wrestling business. Bruno says WWE did what he wanted them to do in cleaning the […]