| May 28, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Monday night's Raw was Big Show's stage to showcase and establish his new persona, and in many ways, it worked.
While there have been many flaws in the early stages of Show's turn, the man behind the character has embraced the change and done his best to...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:36 PM
Be a star.
Those three words radiate from the television every week during WWE programming, generally in reference to the company's anti-bullying campaign.
The problem is that while WWE promotes all these positive messages, its top heroes aren't exactly...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:06 PM
While it may be a bit premature to talk about the Road to WrestleMania, it's safe to say the Smackdown writers might want to invest in a GPS before too much longer.
The blue brand seems to be plagued with creative issues that are leaving several...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Tonight on a three-hour edition of Raw, Vince McMahon returns to WWE TV for the first time since October 2011. This is a very interesting situation for many reasons.
For one, ratings in the United States have taken a dip. Though Nielsen ratings are...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:49 AM
WWE returns to pay-per-view Sunday with No Way Out.
The show has undergone a number of changes to the announced and predicted card because of injuries and suspensions, creating an opportunity for at least one young star to step up to the plate.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:20 PM
For several weeks, WWE has been focused on heavily promoting the milestone 1,000th episode of Raw on July 23.
On a personal note, I'm more than OK with this, as I've had my tickets for that show purchased since January and would love to see a stacked...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:27 PM
Fans who watched tonight's Raw -- and maybe even those who didn't -- will likely complain endlessly about the show's opening.
The first full segment on the show featured a non-title triple-threat match pitting WWE Champion CM Punk against Daniel Bryan...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:14 PM
I despise Teddy Long's performance as a general manager.
Anyone who has listened to From the Rafters Radio has heard multiple rants on the subject. But I give the devil his due, and on tonight's Raw, Long played his role well.
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:42 PM
When Michael Cole called AJ the most controversial figure in WWE today on tonight's episode of Smackdown, he wasn't joking.
But it transcends beyond the screen, as one doesn't have to dig too far into Internet message boards and comment threads to find...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Believe it or not, there existed a time when WWE built anticipation for pay-per-view matches by keeping the competitors separated prior to the big show.
In today's era of WWE, however, the philosophy seems to be aimed at attempting to build excitement by...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:41 AM
In 2010, my tag team partner Jimmy Korderas and I made the (questionable) decision to watch every single WrestleMania event leading up to WrestleMania 27. We made a podcast for every edition of the “Grand Daddy of them all” and posted them...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:47 AM
The Royal Rumble has long been recognized as one of the premier American wrestling events of the year, coming in second to only WrestleMania.
This year's event featured a number of surprises, both in the 30-man Rumble match itself and on the rest of the...