Details NXT Arrival Pre-Show, Guardians Of The Galaxy Trailer With Batista

NXT Arrival Pre-Show WWE will air the first ever live NXT pay-per-view on the WWE Network on Thursday, February 27, 2014. The show will be called NXT Arrival and will feature a 30-minute pre-show beginning at 7:30 PM EST hosted by Renee Young with a panel comprised of Paul Heyman, Bret Hart and Kevin Nash. […]

What You Won’t See On This Week’s Smackdown From Colorado Springs

After WWE stopped filming this week’s episode of Smackdown from the World Arena in Colorado Springs, The Wyatt Family came out and attacked Sheamus (who had just faced Christian). Daniel Bryan came out and made the save but Kane came out to neutralize him. The Usos came out and the babyfaces cleared the ring with […]

Jim Ross Interviews Steve Austin on Podcast Premiere, Natalya On Talk Is Jericho

Jim Ross had Steve Austin as the first guest of his Ross Report podcast at this link. In it, Austin and JR talked about Undertaker’s undefeated streak at Wrestlemania and agreed it should never end. Austin said the reason WWE didn’t announce his retirement was because Vince McMahon felt it would kill their IPO as […]

More On The Death Of Nelson Frazier, Jr.

For those that missed the news that broke in the early hours of Wednesday morning, Nelson Frazier, Jr. (a/k/a Big Daddy V and Mabel) has died. Details are sketchy as of press time but the early word is that he suffered a heart attack. He celebrated his 43rd birthday on Valentine’s Day 2014. Frazier had […]

Nelson Frazier Jr., WWE’s Viscera, Dies At Age 43

It’s with heavy heart I must announce that Nelson Frazier Jr. has passed away at the age of 43. Known by fans as Mabel, Big Daddy V, and Viscera, Frazier had a storied career with the WWE. His agent Eric Simms announced on Twitter and Facebook that he passed away from a massive heart attack. […]

Edge Discusses Fatherhood & WrestleMania Memories; John Cena Wins Hall Of Game Award

- Edge joins Renee Young on the latest 30 Years of WrestleMania podcast to speak about his daughter, his favorite WrestleMania memories and more. In addition, he says Christian would be his first choice for a dream WrestleMania opponent, as well as Bret Hart, Steve Austin, Hulk Hogan, Shawn Michaels and The Rock. Click here […]

JR’s Raw Thoughts, New WWE Toys Include CM Punk & Edge, Yes Movement In Sports, Cesaro & Rodriguez Conducting Interviews

- Jim Ross has a new blog entry online with his thoughts from this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. You can read the blog at this link but please do not read it until you buy a container of BBQ sauce. – Mattel unveiled a lot of their new WWE toys at the 2014 […]

Last Week’s WWE Smackdown Viewership Numbers

Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown featuring WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton vs. Cesaro in a non-title match did an average viewing audience of 2,831,000 viewers on SyFy. You can see how the competition did on cable at this link. The show ended up with a 1.98 cable rating. Smackdown Ratings & Viewership Archive

A Look At The Phenomenal Story Of Titus O’Neil

Jim Varsallone of the Miami Herald has an article on Titus O’Neil following an interview that was conducted with him after a Be a STAR anti-bullying rally in Miami last month. Varsallone notes O’Neil’s story as his mother, Daria, was raped and became pregnant with him. Rather than choosing to have an abortion, O’Neil was […]

No Deal Between WWE & NBCUniversal – Big Update On Domestic TV Negotiations

Variety has an update on WWE’s ongoing negotiations for a new domestic television distribution agreement. According to their report, WWE and NBCUniversal stepped away from negotiations without a new deal. Below is a statement the company issued to Variety: “WWE’s exclusive negotiating period with NBCU for our flagship television programs, ‘Raw’ and ‘SmackDown,’ has now […]

More Rumor Control – WWE Elimination Chamber On Dish Network?

Following my rumor control post here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, I was asked about conflicting reports about Dish Network showing WWE Elimination Chamber on Sunday. I called the provider directly and after being transferred two separate times, I was told by a customer support representative they were in fact showing the pay-per-view. I was also told if […]