1. Daniel Bryan Will Surpass CM Punk in Hierarchy of WWE Universe

    Since John Cena first captured the WWE title at WrestleMania 21 in 2005, the WWE has not created a bona fide main event superstar on his level. Batista was already there...

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  2. African American Babyface Sought to Grow WWE Market, Hit Key Demographic

    The WWE is reportedly seeking a top African American babyface to sell alongside John Cena and other fan favorites, according to Wrestling Observer (h/t Wrestlezone )...

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  3. Madison Square Garden, Legendary Wrestling Mecca, Forced to Move

    For generations, Madison Square Garden has been a mecca for the professional wrestling industry. Built on the back of the legendary Bruno Sammartino , the World's Most Famous Arena ...

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  4. WWE's Push of Daniel Bryan Is Sad Effort to Get John Cena Cheers

    Daniel Bryan is one of the most talented professional wrestlers on the planet and currently the biggest fan favorite in the WWE ...

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  5. WWE: Legendary Jake 'The Snake' Roberts Updates Fans on His Sobriety

    Jake 'The Snake' Roberts was one of the most talented talkers and ring psychologists in wrestling history. A more-than-adequate grappler , Roberts made up for what he lacked in flash and physique with a sharp tongue and knack for drawing in crowds...

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  6. Bray Wyatt Is the Psycho WWE Villain We've All Be Waiting for

    There have been some pretty sick, twisted characters in the history of professional wrestling. Without going too deep into the catalogue, the larger-than-life figures jump out. Names like Mankind, The Undertaker, Kane , Papa Shango and Raven...

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  7. WWE Reportedly Interested in Signing Former TNA Star Matt Morgan

    Matt Morgan has always oozed potential. He's a big guy with a good look. He's not spectacular, but he's still solid in the ring. That said, he's never been able to connect with the audience long enough for any push to take hold...

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  8. CM Punk Must Lose to Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam

    CM Punk and Brock Lesnar have been a main event pairing we've waited for since Paul Heyman brought his monstrous client back to the WWE Universe. It's been a dream match for years, and the rivalry is already delivering great programming...

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  9. WWE Pitches Stone Cold Steve Austin on WrestleMania Return Match

    WWE Creative has formed and pitched a storyline to Stone Cold Steve Austin that would lead to a WrestleMania match, according to a report by Wrestling Observer ( h/t 411Mania )...

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  10. WWE: Several Big Names Missing from Rumored SummerSlam Card

    WWE has been red-hot for the last month, heavily spurred by the rise of Daniel Bryan, the face turn of Dolph Ziggler and the bubbling feud between CM Punk and Brock Lesnar that boiled over on Raw...

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  11. WWE: Batista Takes to Twitter to Shoot Down Latest Talk of a WWE Return

    There are a number of running news storylines that make their way around the dirt sheets each month. Will Steve Austin have one more match? Vince McMahon doesn't like [insert wrestler-of-the-month] ...

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  12. WWE: Rumored Bad News Backstage for Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns

    Many balked at the thought of WWE Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns being relegated to the Money in the Bank Kick-off Show on YouTube ...

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  13. WWE: Orton Winning, Bryan Losing the Money in the Bank Match Was the Right Call

    Many across the WWE Universe and the Internet Wrestling Community were distraught when Randy Orton pulled down the Money in the Bank briefcase to close Sunday night's pay-per-view...

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  14. Dolph Ziggler Is Flopping Fast in WWE with New Babyface Character

    As a big Dolph Ziggler mark, it pains me to watch one of WWE's most talented performers flounder in his new role as a babyface...

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  15. WWE: Daniel Bryan Will Not Win the Money in the Bank All-Stars Match

    Daniel Bryan 's control over the audience in attendance at last night's Raw was surreal. From my seat, it was almost as entertaining watching the crowd as it was to see the little goat that could in the ring...

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  16. Daniel Bryan's Backstage Confrontation with Triple H Will Benefit His Career

    Triple H has changed a great deal during the last 25 years, as he's risen from unknown enhancement talent to WWE main event star and current WWE chief operating officer...

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  17. Rob Van Dam's Return Needs to Be More Than a One-Shot Deal

    While watching Payback at a bar in Baltimore last night, the crowd fell silent when a promo for Rob Van Dam ran across the screen...

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  18. WWE: What Will Happen to Ryback After Payback Main Event?

    We may not have witnessed a scenario quite like what has happened to the once-dominant Ryback . When was the last time a main-event push actually ruined an up-and-coming superstar's ...

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  19. WWE: Daniel Bryan Will Win WWE Championship from John Cena at SummerSlam

    It was just last week when I wrote that a Daniel Bryan vs. John Cena match would be a colossal mistake...

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  20. WWE: Dolph Ziggler Should Be Forced to Vacate World Heavyweight Title

    Dolph Ziggler 's concussion ailments have persisted this week, causing the rising superstar to miss promoted matches at WWE house shows this weekend...

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  21. WWE: Kurt Angle Wants to Be Inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame

    At Impact Wrestling's Slammiversary pay-per-view last week, company president Dixie Carter announced that Kurt Angle would be the second inductee into the organization's Hall of Fame, following in the footsteps of the icon Sting...

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  22. Daniel Bryan Challenging John Cena for the WWE Title Is a Mistake

    It's just a rumor now, so perhaps this column will be a waste of bandwidth, but with reports circulating that Daniel Bryan will challenge WWE Champion John Cena for the title at Money in the Bank, I can only shake my head in disappointment...

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  23. WWE.com Names Sting Greatest Non-WWE Wrestler of All Time

    Somebody at WWE must have decided there weren't enough "Sting to WWE " or "Sting to Hall of Fame" rumors swirling around the Internet these days...

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  24. WWE Company Reportedly to Focus More on Tag Team Division Again

    Tell me if you've heard this one before. Reports coming out of PWInsider.com ( h/t Wrestle Zone ) WWE claim the company is ready to refocus on the tag team division...

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  25. WWE: Dolph Ziggler Passes Concussion Test, Cleared to Return to Ring

    After weeks of rest and time away from WWE TV, World Heavyweight champion Dolph Ziggler has been cleared to return to the ring. According to Wrestling Observer , Ziggler has passed the mandated impact test and will soon compete in a match...

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