Kevin Nash Says Benoit/Guerrero Hug At Wrestlemania XX Was The End Of The Business; Criticizes CM Punk & Daniel Bryan

Grantland.com has a new article online featuring quotes from Kevin Nash that is certain to ruffle some feathers. Below are the highlights (or lowlights depending on how you look at them): What he considers the end of the wrestling business: “When Benoit and Guerrero hugged [at the end of WrestleMania XX], that was the end […]

WWE Signs Tom La Ruffa To A Developmental Contract

Tom La Ruffa announced on his official Facebook page that he has signed a WWE developmental contract. La Ruffa has already reported to Florida Championship Wrestling in Tampa. La Ruffa is from Nice, France and is a graduate of the Storm Wrestling Academy.

WWE Raw Rating

This week’s WWE Raw did a 3.08 cable rating off hours of 2.8, 3.36 and 3.19 with an average viewing audience of 4,370,000 viewers on the USA Network. For comparability purposes, the show did a 3.23 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 4,560,000 viewers in its normal 9-11 PM timeslot. Raw Ratings Archive

Zack Ryder Frustrated At Lack Of WWE TV Time

- Zack Ryder posted the following on Twitter: I’m pretty sure I’m the 2nd most followed person on @tout. In other news, I was in the 2nd match taped for @wwe Superstars this week. #huh? — Zack Ryder (@ZackRyder) August 7, 2012 We get questions all the time about Ryder’s lack of television time and […]

Chris Jericho Says Fozzy Takes Precedence Over WWE At This Point

LocalBozo.com has a new article online featuring a Q&A with Chris Jericho. While the majority of the album discusses Fozzy’s upcoming album “Sin and Bones,” Jericho talks about his latest run in WWE. Below is an excerpt: LocalBozo.com: Switching gears Chris, you’ve had some incredible opportunities in and out of the ring over the past […]

Details On Tonight’s WWE TV Tapings From Houston, Texas – Chris Jericho Brings Back The Highlight Reel, Cody Rhodes vs. Sin Cara, More

WWE will tape the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Chris Jericho will host an edition of The Highlight Reel, with Dolph Ziggler as his guest. In addition, Rey Mysterio is advertised to appear, and Cody Rhodes will face Sin Cara. The advertised dark match […]

What You Didn’t See On This Week’s WWE Raw – Shawn Michaels, CM Punk, Triple H, Vince McMahon, The Undertaker, & John Laurinaitis Appear

Wrestling News World reader Catarino sent in the following report from Raw: After Raw went off the air, Shawn Michaels comes out and thanks everyone. Triple H comes outs and they embrace. CM Punk interrupts and says that Shawn is “the man” in WWE. He says that he appreciates Shawn and they embrace as well. […]

DJ Pauly D To Act As Social Media Ambassador On Raw Next Week

The official WWE website has announced that DJ Pauly D of Jersey Shore fame will be the Social Media Ambassador for next week’s Raw. Pauly D is promoting his new brand of cocktails, and will also act as the headlining DJ at the SummerSlam VIP party on August 16. Click here to read the full […]