With the Royal Rumble pay-per-view next weekend, a number of Superstars announced their intentions to compete in the annual Battle Royal this past week. The last seven days of WWE programming have been full of fun and have given fans a good glimpse of what the road to WrestleMania 30 is sure to entail.
Daniel Bryan finally broke away from The Wyatt Family at the conclusion of this week’s Raw, leading the entire arena in a massive “YES!” chant. However, will his recent concussion have any effect on his plans to participate in the Royal Rumble match?
Although The Authority was once again absent from WWE TV this past week, its presence was certainly felt when CM Punk called the group out on SmackDown. How will HHH respond to Punk’s proposed conspiracies upon his return to Raw?
Speaking of returns, we are only mere days away until Batista makes his long-awaited comeback to the WWE. Whom will he set his sights on first, and is Alberto Del Rio in any potential danger after promising to tame The Animal?
Here, I will break down the week in wrestling by analyzing the Monday Night Raw, Friday Night SmackDown and WWE Main Event broadcasts, including each show's highlights, low points and other noteworthy, monumental moments. Also, an award will be given to the show and Superstar that shined the brightest over the course of the week.