1. Examining Dana Brooke's Direction, Upside and Long-Term Potential

    While Dana Brooke has the raw materials to be a WWE star, her limitations will hinder the manufacturing process. Championship gold is not in the flexing, brash powerhouse's future...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 19,974 reads 83 comments

  2. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from June 23

    Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the results, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show, as well as make a few predictions for future events...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 42,565 reads 138 comments

  3. Why WWE Raw, SmackDown Brand Split Is Best for Business

    The biggest story in pro wrestling right now is WWE 's upcoming brand split. Some are skeptical about this move because of how the last brand split turned out, but WWE is a ...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 21,774 reads 96 comments

  4. Seth Rollins' Road to WWE Stardom: Chronicling The Architect's Journey

    Everywhere WWE Superstar Seth Rollins has gone throughout his pro wrestling career, he has followed the same pattern: rise to new heights, evolve, improve, repeat...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 12,065 reads 34 comments

  5. Roman Reigns' Suspension, a Possible Heel-Turn and More from the 30-Day Mailbag

    Roman Reigns got suspended . This is a huge deal, but in the 24-hour news cycle, it will be an old deal by the time he comes back...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 27,051 reads 70 comments

  6. Best Challengers for Samoa Joe at WWE NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn

    Samoa Joe is as dominant as ever. Only this time, NXT is his playground. The current WWE NXT champion turned back the demon in Finn Balor in a steel cage at NXT TakeOver : The End...

    Sebastian Maldonado Written by Sebastian Maldonado about 1 month ago 13,215 reads 33 comments

  7. Masks Not Mascara: Lucha Underground Revolutionizing Women's Wrestling

    "The following Lucha is a no-mas match." The rules are simple: The first wrestler to get their opponent to say "no mas" exits victorious. There are no count-outs, no pinfalls and no tapouts...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 16,867 reads 40 comments

  8. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of June 23

    For Buddy Murphy and Liv Morgan, Wednesday's WWE NXT was all about holding their own against more highly touted prospects...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 8,364 reads 22 comments

  9. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from June 22

    Austin Aries' first few months in NXT may have been somewhat underwhelming, but a great match against Shinsuke Nakamura at TakeOver: The End gave him a boost, and a complete heel ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 11,342 reads 28 comments

  10. Examining How Social Media Impacts Rivalries Between WWE Superstars

    WWE has fully entered an era where social media is as much a part of building a feud as staredowns and backstage attacks. When they are done clashing in the ring, rivals collide on Twitter...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 13,761 reads 16 comments

  11. WWE Battleground 2016: Most Intriguing Storylines to Track on Road to PPV

    In addition to being an extraordinary event, Sunday's Money in the Bank successfully set the stage for what should be a scintillating summer season for WWE, including Battleground 2016...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 1 month ago 6,500 reads 43 comments

  12. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from June 22

    The June 22 episode of NXT may have featured bouts best described as enhancement matches, but it also planted the seeds for the upcoming TakeOver special in Brooklyn, New York, this ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 11,284 reads 28 comments

  13. How WWE Can Ride Sasha Banks' Return to Revive Stagnant Women's Division

    Sasha Banks' return to WWE TV is just the injection of adrenaline the women's division needed, but the revitalization process can't end there...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 17,831 reads 96 comments

  14. Roman Reigns Suspended: Should WWE Delay Triple Threat Match to SummerSlam?

    WWE fans were dealt arguably the biggest shock in years Tuesday when the company suspended former world champion Roman Reigns for 30 days for violating the wellness policy just ...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 1 month ago 24,368 reads 130 comments

  15. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE Raw, SmackDown GMs Must Not Overshadow Superstars

    1. WWE Must Push Authority Figures into the Background When WWE makes Raw and SmackDown two distinct entities again on July 19, the faces of those brands must be folks in spandex, not suits...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 16,749 reads 110 comments

  16. Daniel Bryan, Mauro Ranallo to Host WWE's Cruiserweight Classic

    WWE announced Wednesday that former WWE world heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan and lead SmackDown announcer Mauro Ranallo will host the upcoming Cruiserweight Classic...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 11,496 reads 34 comments

  17. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for June 23

    In the wake of a new WWE world heavyweight champion being crowned and Tuesday's news that Roman Reigns had been suspended, the Superstars of wrestling's top promotion rolled into Tucson, Arizona, for this week's SmackDown tapings ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 36,909 reads 99 comments

  18. WWE Money in the Bank 2016: Feuds That Will Continue Through Battleground

    Sunday's WWE Money in the Bank 2016 was the first chapter of a number of long-term feuds that will continue through the company's next pay-per-view, Battleground. First and foremost among those: John Cena vs...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 1 month ago 8,100 reads 16 comments

  19. Matt Striker Talks Lucha Underground, WWE and Memorable Moments

    Matt Striker has become the voice of Lucha Underground since joining the company, and fans of the brand have come to love his play-by-play voice...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 10,275 reads 16 comments

  20. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Kurt Angle, Paige and More

    WWE 's roster promises to look vastly different after the draft in July, but will a flood of familiar faces include Kurt Angle? The TNA Hall of Famer and former WWE champ is ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 105,710 reads 80 comments

  21. How Roman Reigns' Suspension Impacts Brand Split, WWE Battleground 2016

    Just 48 hours after losing the WWE World Heavyweight Championship to Seth Rollins at Money in the Bank, Roman Reigns will watch from the sidelines as the company builds to its Battleground ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 172,876 reads 217 comments

  22. Roman Reigns Has Hard Climb Ahead to Regain Top WWE Spot After Suspension

    No matter how loud the jeers got or what seething critiques came his way, Roman Reigns knew he had the WWE machine behind him. That changed suddenly and surprisingly...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 35,239 reads 150 comments

  23. Roman Reigns Suspended for Wellness Violation: Latest Comments and Reaction

    One day after WWE announced the highly anticipated Shield Triple Threat match for Battleground on July 24 between Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose, it suspended Reigns 30 days Tuesday for violating the company's talent wellness policy...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 145,744 reads 297 comments

  24. New Day vs. Wyatt Family: Full Predictions for WWE's Latest Feud

    For WWE , pitting The New Day against The Wyatt Family will be like pouring gunpowder on an open flame. There will be an explosion, and it will be stunning...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 23,991 reads 59 comments

  25. WWE Money in the Bank 2016 Results: Top Missed Opportunities with Show's Booking

    WWE Money in the Bank 2016 delivered in its biggest spots. John Cena and AJ Styles put on a superb performance Sunday. The Money in the Bank ladder match highlighted the strengths of each of its combatants...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 1 month ago 33,906 reads 31 comments