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 […]

Chris Jericho’s “Highlight Reel” To Return On This Week’s Smackdown

Chris Jericho’s “Highlight Reel” segment will return to WWE television on this week’s Smackdown with Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero as his “guests.” WWE will tape this week’s Smackdown on Tuesday night from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. If you are attending and would be interested in providing us with text-message updates, please send […]

Shawn Michaels To Appear At SummerSlam

Shawn Michaels announced on WWE Raw he will be in the corner of Triple H for his match against Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, in a segment involving Lesnar and Paul Heyman. SummerSlam 2012 will take place Sunday, August 19, 2012 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here […]