1. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for Aug. 13

    To stand out when WWE NXT is so stacked with talent right now must feel like playing the harmonica while a orchestra blares a symphony on the same stage...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 2,657 reads 12 comments

  2. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Predicting Winners for All Projected Title Matches

    WWE has booked three entertaining match formats for SummerSlam in two weeks: a Fatal 4-Way match for the tag team belts, a Triple Threat match for the Intercontinental Championship and a Title vs...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 20 days ago 65,930 reads 61 comments

  3. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for August 13

    The Aug. 13 edition of WWE SmackDown acts as a SummerSlam preview. The show will feature variants of bouts set for the marquee pay-per-view, three times over. The Divas Elimination match gets trimmed down to a one-on-one affair...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 2,559 reads 3 comments

  4. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from August 12

    For Bayley, a victory over Becky Lynch in a No. 1 Contender's match on Wednesday's broadcast signified the culmination of years of hard work and sacrifice...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 20 days ago 6,267 reads 22 comments

  5. Rusev Is Shining Despite Poor Booking Heading into WWE SummerSlam 2015

    Over the last two years, there have been few wrestlers in the world as dominant as Rusev , but porous booking for several months leading into the 2015 edition of WWE ’s SummerSlam has hindered the Bulgarian Brute’s momentum...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 20 days ago 15,818 reads 54 comments

  6. Big E Showing His Worth to WWE with Eye-Catching Performances in the New Day

    If there's one thing which must rank as a surprising success story in WWE over the last six months, it's the rise to prominence of The New Day as a heel stable...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 20 days ago 8,328 reads 22 comments

  7. Exploring the Strange History of Pro Wrestlers Battling Bears

    With muzzles over their mouths, their claws removed and their front teeth taken out, surrounded by the ring ropes and a curious crowd, bears once found themselves in the thick of pro wrestling promoters' drives to increase ticket sales...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 10,210 reads 14 comments

  8. WWE Legend JJ Dillon Talks Roddy Piper, Dusty Rhodes, 4 Horsemen and More

    When most fans hear the name J.J. Dillon, they think of him as the manager of the WWE Hall of Fame stable the Four Horsemen. Dillon may be best known for that role, but he also had a long career as an in-ring competitor, referee and backstage executive.

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 20 days ago 7,340 reads 3 comments

  9. Roman Reigns Comments on Fan Attack from WWE Event

    Roman Reigns didn't appreciate the Money in the Bank event being used to cost him a world title chance at WrestleMania...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 29,296 reads 23 comments

  10. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 12

    The hype for NXT's Takeover: Brooklyn was in full force as the revolutionary developmental brand hit the WWE Network airwaves Wednesday. Bayley's journey to the NXT Women's Championship culminated with a No...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 20 days ago 13,967 reads 81 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey's Pro Wrestling Fandom a Godsend for WWE

    Ronda Rousey is proof that a key component in the formula for acquiring WWE talent is luck. A major pay-per-view draw, a skilled fighter, transcendent star and complete bad ass will one day step into a WWE ring again...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 37,902 reads 41 comments

  12. CJ Parker, TakeOver: Brooklyn and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    CJ Parker is not coming back to WWE NXT — not for TakeOver : Brooklyn, not ever. Fans of the pro-environment character learned this week that Parker is stepping away from the mat game...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 14,363 reads 24 comments

  13. Roman Reigns' Friendship with Dean Ambrose Must Continue to Dominate His Future

    One of the biggest factors in The Shield becoming a hugely popular stable in WWE was arguably the relationship all three men had with each other...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 21 days ago 21,566 reads 52 comments

  14. Is Top NXT Talent Being Wasted on WWE Roster?

    Talent is getting lost in the translation as it travels from NXT to WWE 's main roster. Kevin Owens' claws have dulled since making that move. Kalisto finds himself crammed onto a stage where spotlight is hard to come by...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 28,549 reads 186 comments

  15. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Fatal 4-Way Demonstrates Lazy Booking of Tag Team Division

    On Monday's Raw, it was confirmed that a Fatal 4-Way match will be contested for the WWE Tag Team Championship at SummerSlam on August 23...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 21 days ago 7,102 reads 22 comments

  16. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Stars Under the Most Pressure at PPV

    Anytime WWE presents a show with the prestige and lineage of a SummerSlam, there is sure to be incredible pressure on the talent to deliver performances that help elevate the overall quality of the event...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 21 days ago 18,210 reads 19 comments

  17. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Cesaro Will Be WWE's Next Daniel Bryan

    1. Cesaro Section Growing As was the case with Daniel Bryan, it will be the fans who jettison Cesaro into the main event picture...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 38,134 reads 94 comments

  18. Full Career Retrospective and Greatest Moments for Layla

    On July 29, 2015, the longest-tenured WWE Diva waved goodbye to the industry when Layla El announced her retirement from professional wrestling. The announcement brought an end to a career that exceeded all expectations...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 21 days ago 10,087 reads 20 comments

  19. Breaking Down Expectations for Stephen Amell vs. Stardust and King Barrett

    Stephen Amell made perhaps the biggest splash of any celebrity in recent memory when he entered a WWE ring on the August 10 edition of Monday Night Raw...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 21 days ago 32,354 reads 65 comments

  20. WWE NXT: Full Preview, Match Card and More for August 12

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's preview for this week's episode of WWE NXT , where we take a spoiler-free look at what's in store for the developmental brand's upcoming episode...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 21 days ago 7,768 reads 28 comments

  21. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Undercard Matches Fans Deserve to See

    There's been a flurry of activity involving WWE SummerSlam this week, with six matches announced since Smackdown last Thursday. Many of those announcements, however, have been anticlimactic...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 21 days ago 14,137 reads 32 comments

  22. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for August 13

    On the heels of Raw and a WWE World Heavyweight Championship defense against Randy Orton , Seth Rollins arrived in Portland for Tuesday night's SmackDown tapings and found ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 21 days ago 73,066 reads 164 comments

  23. WWE Tough Enough 2015: Recap, Reaction and Elimination from August 11

    We are in the final stretch of Tough Enough's current season, which means the remaining contestants are being held to the a higher standard than they were when they first showed up...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 21 days ago 31,548 reads 149 comments

  24. John Cena Accepts Seth Rollins' WWE SummerSlam 2015 Challenge on Tough Enough

    Not even the recovery from a severely broken nose will stop John Cena from competing against Seth Rollins at SummerSlam 2015. John Clapp of WWE ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 54,633 reads 206 comments

  25. Mada Abdelhamid Talks 'WWE Tough Enough,' Training Jason Momoa and More

    When WWE brought back Tough Enough for a sixth season, we all knew we were getting a reality show and not a legitimate competition, but that fact has been driven home week after week...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 22 days ago 7,255 reads 9 comments