1. 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 16 days ago 10,162 reads 14 comments

  2. 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 16 days ago 7,320 reads 4 comments

  3. 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 16 days ago 29,270 reads 25 comments

  4. 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 16 days ago 13,899 reads 89 comments

  5. 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 16 days ago 37,847 reads 41 comments

  6. 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 16 days ago 14,332 reads 24 comments

  7. 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 16 days ago 21,402 reads 53 comments

  8. 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 16 days ago 28,525 reads 187 comments

  9. 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 16 days ago 7,060 reads 23 comments

  10. 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 16 days ago 18,179 reads 19 comments

  11. 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 16 days ago 38,033 reads 94 comments

  12. 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 17 days ago 10,063 reads 20 comments

  13. 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 17 days ago 32,301 reads 65 comments

  14. 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 17 days ago 7,763 reads 28 comments

  15. 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 17 days ago 14,104 reads 32 comments

  16. 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 17 days ago 73,030 reads 167 comments

  17. 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 17 days ago 31,445 reads 157 comments

  18. 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 17 days ago 54,567 reads 207 comments

  19. 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 17 days ago 7,165 reads 11 comments

  20. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Breaking Down Potential of Matches Added to PPV

    WWE SummerSlam 2015 has become a celebration of the tag team. The pay-per-view's lineup had expanded by three by the end of Monday's Raw. Each of the new additions is a tag bout; each one promises to be at least a bit of solid fun...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 23,774 reads 55 comments

  21. WWE SummerSlam 2015: How to Fix Least Promising Storylines so Far

    Thank goodness for Paul Heyman. On the August 3 episode of Raw, Heyman did in 10 minutes what WWE Creative could not do in the previous two weeks: plug the holes in the Brock Lesnar-Undertaker feud while selling SummerSlam’s main event to fans...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 17 days ago 7,814 reads 27 comments

  22. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Sheamus, Kane and More

    On Monday's Raw, WWE fans saw Sheamus return to action and end up only a failed cash-in away from becoming world champ, but Kane has still not shown his sneering face in weeks...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 19,140 reads 13 comments

  23. Sheamus vs. Randy Orton Feud Is Crushing Stars' Momentum on Road to SummerSlam

    There are few Superstars in today's WWE who have as much history as Randy Orton and Sheamus . They've crossed paths on countless occasions over the last five years and currently find themselves in another heated rivalry on the road to SummerSlam .

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 17 days ago 14,318 reads 67 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey Comments on WrestleMania, Return to WWE

    Ronda Rousey shocked the world when she entered a WWE ring for the first time at WrestleMania 31, and the undefeated UFC women's bantamweight champion fully intends to do it again at some point...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 51,431 reads 54 comments

  25. 'The Phenom vs. The Beast: SummerSlam Reckoning' Top Moments and Reaction

    By making Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar feel more like a collision of mythological beings than a match, The Phenom vs. The Beast: SummerSlam Reckoning bolstered the hype around SummerSlam 's main event...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 2,683 reads 7 comments