1. WWE's Grandest Stage of All: The Updated List

    Last year I had decided to create a list series that would rank every male performer who had ever fought at WrestleMania at least twice. I created a point system that would remove any personal bias on my part, and went through every WrestleMania card..

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  2. Marking Out: The End of an Era and the Return of Brock Lesnar

    Welcome back to another edition of Marking Out, and what else can be said about the past week in pro wrestling besides “wow”? From some of the best matches of the year ...

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  3. Vince Russo to Have a Live Internet PPV Q&A Later This Year

    A few weeks back I wrote an article regarding details that were released about former TNA writer Vince Russo hosting a seminar on how to write and book for a professional wrestling show...

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  4. Marking Out: The Rock vs. John Cena: So It's Come to This

    Hello again, and welcome to the latest edition of Marking Out. Let me start off by saying that this edition will be slightly different from the usual breakdown of events from a fan's perspective...

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  5. Wrestlemania 28: Marking Out: Is a Screwjob Coming to Miami?

    Welcome again to Marking Out. This week's edition is proving to be quite interesting for this writer...

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  6. Vince Russo Offering to Teach People How to Write a Wrestling Show

    The world of professional wrestling has time and time again proven that it has numerous ways for someone to benefit financially from it...

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  7. Marking Out: The Onramp of the Road to WrestleMania 28

    Welcome again to another edition of Marking Out. Boy, what a time it has been for wrestling fans. As it gets closer to WrestleMania, the WWE is amping up its promotion of of the event and the matches that are going to be on the card...

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  8. They Beat Who? Surprisingly Good Wins from Surprising Fighters

    Every so often, you look at a fighter's record and can tell where they stand—due to their record and who they have fought...

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  9. Missing Pieces: The Wrestlers WWE Has to Induct into the Hall of Fame

    Nearly every year before WrestleMania, the WWE has held the inductions for that year's Hall of Fame class the night before...

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  10. Marking Out: The Skank Juice and Hell Comes to Miami for Triple H/ Undertaker

    This week in the WWE already has been a barn burner with huge implications regarding a couple of the big story lines heading into Wrestlemania 28 ...

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  11. UFC Undisputed 3: How Changes Have Made This One of the Best Sports Games Ever

    On Tuesday, the latest edition of the "UFC Undisputed" series was released and already the praise is being heaped upon it. I had been salivating at the chance to finally play the game since I pre-ordered it four months ago...

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  12. Marking Out: Mike Tyson and Why He Deserves to Be in the Hall of Fame

    Hello again and welcome to a special edition of Marking Out due to there being a lot of big news this week within the WWE...

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  13. Marking Out: The Royal Rumble, Chris Jericho, and the Undertaker

    Last night was the Royal Rumble and, to say the least, the IWC is pissed. You can take your pick from any of the numerous complaints that have been found: Why were all three commentators in the match? where was Kane ? Great Khali can't wrestle...

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  14. WWE Royal Rumble: Top Lists and Facts to Know

    It's that time of year again as we begin the Road to Wrestlemania, starting this Sunday at the Royal Rumble. Always a fan favorite, the Rumble has been deemed one of the few events that could shoot a wrestler into superstar status...

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  15. Marking Out: Chris Jericho, the End of the World and Royal Rumble Edition

    We are now less than three days from the start of the official Road to WrestleMania as the Royal Rumble takes place this Sunday. And promotion was in full force this past Monday on Raw...

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  16. Marking Out: Bang! Bang! And the Evolution of Jericho, Clay, and Punk

    It's that time again, this week's edition of Marking Out is here and this was a fantastic week to watch wrestling. Watching Mick Foley come out and cut a promo is welcome enough, as they are always entertaining...

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  17. UFC 142: Why It May Have Been Better for the UFC to Air It for Free

    Last Saturday was the second time in six months that the UFC held a show in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and the show was exciting to say the least...

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  18. Evan Bourne Suspended for Second Wellness Policy Violation

    In what may be a not so shocking turn, Evan Bourne has been suspended again for violating the WWE's wellness policy. As announced on the corporate website of the WWE: STAMFORD, Conn...

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  19. Marking Out: 'What the Funk?' and the Possible Beginning of a New Era

    Hello again and welcome to this week's edition of Marking Out. For the second week in a row, the WWE has put on a show that makes me actually glad to be watching wrestling right now...

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  20. Luke Rockhold: Did He Jump the Gun Last Saturday Night?

    Last Saturday, Strikeforce had their first event of the year headlined by a Middleweight Title match between newly-crowned champion Luke Rockhold and “The Dean of Mean” Keith Jardine, who was making his debut at Middleweight...

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  21. The ABC's of Pro Wrestling

    When I started reading on news sites or chatting in forums, I saw terms that I did not fully understand their meaning. Eventually I would find out what the terms meant which made my overall experience that much more enjoyable...

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  22. Marking Out: Chris Jericho Returns Along with the Big Red Machine

    Welcome all to the first edition of what may hopefully be a weekly column here. The goal here is to look at and break down the big angles from a show and how well (or not) it was done...

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  23. Brock Lesnar: A Retrospective on One of the Most Polarizing Fighters in MMA

    Last Saturday, MMA fans were shocked to hear after the main event of UFC 141 that Brock Lesnar announced that he was retiring from fighting after his loss to Alistair Overeem...

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  24. John Cena: Can the WWE Get Their Ratings Without Him in the Main Event Scene

    In a surprising turn of events, the WWE has not used its star player, John Cena , for over a week since being attacked by Mark Henry and Kane on the December 19 episode of Raw...

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  25. 6 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts To Get the MMA Fan in Your Life

    It's that time of year again as Christmas is coming this Sunday. Now if you're like most people, myself included, you still have a couple gifts to get for those special someones in your life...

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