| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:46 AM
For those who watch WWE on a regular basis, this headline might be confusing.
After all, John Cena won the Royal Rumble and earned the right to face the top champion of his choice at WrestleMania. He chose the WWE champion, who is The Rock.
At TLC, it...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The elements didn't work in WWE's favor Saturday.
In a rare weather twist, Phoenix saw rain. Enough rain to need to move the Fan Axxess festivities indoors. This caused come confusion and delay, as was to be expected. After all, you had to not only move...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:20 AM
After the Royal Rumble concluded I received a direct message on Twitter from a good friend who used to work in the wrestling industry. To me, he summed up the 2013 Royal Rumble best with this quote: "A fun show that is 100% predictable is still a fun...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Dick Van Dyke brought his characteristic charm to the SAG Awards this weekend, and Internet users dutifully searched for all sorts of details on him -- anything to distract us from the icy weather that caused school closings from here to Ann Arbor. ...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:10 PM
For the past week, many wrestling fans have been excited about the idea of the Survivor Series pay-per-view being headlined by a traditional 10-man Survivor Series main event.
But WWE seemingly couldn't leave well enough alone. After rushing to...
| May 18, 2012
| 5:29 PM
The post-WrestleMania season is beginning to come into full bloom, as new stories for the summer are beginning to develop and champions are finding new challengers – well, sort of.
Five matches have been announced for the PPV itself and one for the...
| 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...
| 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 27, 2012
| 7:27 PM
When Daniel Bryan debuted in WWE, no one knew quite what to think.
Bryan, who made a name for himself on the independent circuit as Bryan Danielson, epitomized the never-ending debate between "extremely talented technical wrestler" and "vanilla midget."...
| 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...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:17 AM
Conflict and tension between authority figures and superstars are by no means new concepts in the world of professional wrestling.
The most obvious example comes in the form of "Stone Cold" Steve Austin's crusade against WWE CEO Vince McMahon. That duo...