1. Cesaro Will Benefit from the Departure of Alberto Del Rio

    Alberto Del Rio was one of the top heels in WWE until he was let go by the company this week. The four-time world champion has been positioned on the edge of the main event scene (or within it) for his entire WWE career...

    Tom Beasley Written by Tom Beasley about 13 days ago 30,444 reads 88 comments

  2. Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella Will Be About Storyline, Not Wrestling

    Brie Bella and Stephanie McMahon have been booked as a main event storyline, closing out the past two Raws and featuring plenty of coverage on all of the other weekly shows...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 13 days ago 22,527 reads 120 comments

  3. The Good, the Great and the Awesome from SmackDown on August 8

    The rivalry between Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins completely encapsulated the August 8 episode of SmackDown , kicking the show off and ending it as the former friends and partners moved one step closer to their SummerSlam clash a week from Sunday...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 13 days ago 28,496 reads 69 comments

  4. WWE Programming's Best Match for Week of August 9

    With SummerSlam only eight days away, you might think the in-ring portion of WWE TV would be more interested in building towards the pay-per-view rather than delivering great matches, but this week has been something of a surprise...

    Brad Jones Written by Brad Jones about 13 days ago 8,531 reads 23 comments

  5. Brock Lesnar, Jeff Hardy and Latest WWE News and Rumors from Ring Rust Radio

    Ring Rust Radio is the best wrestling show on the airwaves, and this week was no different. With strong opinions on Brock Lesnar, John Cena and more, this is where you need to go ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 117,100 reads 60 comments

  6. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 8

    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...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 14 days ago 32,137 reads 142 comments

  7. Stock Up, Stock Down for WWE NXT Prospects After Aug. 7

    The Aug. 7 edition of WWE NXT was a showcase of showmanship, hard strikes and comic timing as a quintet of prospects all improved their stock...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 12,962 reads 25 comments

  8. Breaking Down Impact of Alberto Del Rio's Absence from WWE Roster

    Alberto Del Rio 's abrupt exit from WWE is the latest in the company's string of roster issues to overcome. As he begins the next phase of his career, Del Rio leaves behind a hole that needs plugging...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 181,157 reads 217 comments

  9. Blood Will Enhance Match Between Brock Lesnar and John Cena

    If you go on WWE .com and look up pictures of Brock Lesnar 's 2012 match against John Cena at Extreme Rules, most of them are in black and white...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 14 days ago 21,130 reads 64 comments

  10. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of Aug. 4

    After a week bogged down by talks of budget cuts and Alberto Del Rio's release , fans needed a pick-me-up and that came in the form of amusing WWE-related social media...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 15,327 reads 18 comments

  11. Seth Rollins' Win-Loss Record Carries Significance and Must Be Protected

    Monday on Raw, Seth Rollins suffered his first clean singles loss since aligning with The Authority—to Heath Slater...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 14 days ago 10,617 reads 45 comments

  12. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of Aug. 4

    Heath Slater provided astonishment and NXT tag teams provided thrills on WWE programming in the first week of August. Slater scored a pair of surprising victories, one of which was a highlight of Monday's Raw...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 10,950 reads 24 comments

  13. WWE Turning Point: Analyzing Historical Impact of the Flag Match

    In just over one week at SummerSlam , Jack Swagger and Rusev will engage in a Flag match. But when that match was announced, how many of you asked, "What is a Flag match?" Only ...

    Travis Wakeman Written by Travis Wakeman about 14 days ago 4,031 reads 7 comments

  14. WWE SummerSlam 2014: Most Underrated Matches in Event's History

    WWE SummerSlam has been home to some truly epic battles in its 27 years of existence. Bret Hart's matches against Mr...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 44,227 reads 21 comments

  15. The Good, the Great and the Awesome from NXT 8/7/14

    The August 7 episode of NXT is in the books, and tag team wrestling is as hot as it has ever been in the developmental brand...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 3,761 reads 27 comments

  16. Paul Heyman Comments on Brock Lesnar, WWE SummerSlam, The Undertaker and More

    Paul Heyman may only view himself as an advocate, but he is as much a part of the WWE SummerSlam main event as his client Brock Lesnar and WWE World Heavyweight champion John Cena ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 14 days ago 35,361 reads 29 comments

  17. Examining the Positive Aspects of the Authority as WWE's Top Heels

    Triple H and Stephanie McMahon are WWE 's power couple and the leaders of The Authority. They have been working as heels since SummerSlam in 2013 , when Hunter betrayed Daniel Bryan and cost him the WWE Championship...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 14 days ago 9,543 reads 39 comments

  18. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 7, 2014

    Tag team wrestling took center stage on Thursday night's WWE Network broadcast of NXT as the No. 1 contender tournament to crown the next challengers to the dominant Ascension kicked off...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 2,970 reads 19 comments

  19. WWE: What Cesaro Could Gain by Joining the Authority

    Cesaro’s WWE career sits at the crossroads. Despite performing in some great matches in recent weeks, his character development needs work...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 15 days ago 772 reads 1 comments

  20. WWE SummerSlam 2014: Overlooked Stars Who Will Have a Big Impact at PPV

    Having the distinction of being one of the original "big four" pay-per-views and heading into its 27th year in 2014, there's little doubt that SummerSlam is one of the biggest events on the WWE calendar...

    Brad Jones Written by Brad Jones about 15 days ago 15,246 reads 35 comments

  21. Alberto Del Rio Released by WWE: Latest Details and Reaction

    Updates from Saturday, Aug. 9 Marissa Payne of Washington Post passed along the latest on the circumstances behind Alberto Del Rio 's release from WWE: While Del ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 15 days ago 305,501 reads 759 comments

  22. WWE Needs to Promote NWO for Hogan's Birthday

    Monday night will be a Hulk Hogan birthday celebration on Raw. WWE.com notes that special guests will be there, but that's just not good enough...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 15 days ago 21,326 reads 30 comments

  23. Why Hulk Hogan vs. John Cena Should Never Happen

    Hulk Hogan vs. John Cena should never happen. The statute of limitations for this match expired well before Hogan's last back surgery, and if this match happened in 2014, it would be a tragedy...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 days ago 40,384 reads 97 comments

  24. Examining Best Ways to Use Damien Sandow's Current Character

    Damien Sandow can be more than a punch line even while wearing a spacesuit or a leotard. His current character is one-dimensional, that of a man who changes into a new outfit each week...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 27,035 reads 117 comments

  25. Beat the Clock Challenge and Match Types WWE Should Use More Often

    The Beat the Clock Challenge's inherent drama is a resource WWE should mine more often. Utilizing a match like this so infrequently leaves a potentially powerful weapon in the holster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 14,920 reads 60 comments