Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the action, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show. I also provide some predictions on the direction of storylines.
Reading the match card ahead of time, you would think this be a great episode of SmackDown. Unfortunately, most of it was average at best.
Two or three matches were pretty enjoyable, but everything we saw felt like something we had just seen in the past week. It seemed like an episode that was thrown together at the last minute.
The one positive thing is that the best parts of the show were evenly spread out, meaning there wasn't a long time without something entertaining.
Let's take a look at everything that went down on this week's SmackDown.