1. Pros and Cons of John Cena Defeating AJ Styles at WWE Royal Rumble 2017

    At WWE Royal Rumble 2017, John Cena will collide with AJ Styles with more than gold on the line. The WWE Championship match will affect WrestleMania positioning, the record books and the direction of the New Era...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 22,058 reads 105 comments

  2. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Chris Jericho's Win 1st Step to Revitalizing US Title

    1. Save the U.S. Title, Y2J Chris Jericho freed the United States Championship. The title sputtered in Roman Reigns' grasp. It was a minor subplot to Reigns' quest for the Universal Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 17,334 reads 67 comments

  3. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Jan. 10

    WWE SmackDown's reign as the superior storytelling brand continued in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Tuesday night. There was no classic match or stellar segment, but everything showcased SmackDown's characters or moved its plots along...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 71,809 reads 219 comments

  4. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 9 Show

    Did the Jan. 9 WWE Raw foreshadow major victories for Roman Reigns and Undertaker? When the red brand visited New Orleans on Monday night, Reigns lost a hard-fought battle against two rivals at once...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 19,564 reads 49 comments

  5. Undertaker's Best Booking Options, Projections for WWE Royal Rumble 2017

    The 2017 WWE Royal Rumble has to be a catalyst for Undertaker , not a coronation. The Deadman emerged on Monday's WWE Raw to enter his name in the Rumble match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 22,483 reads 40 comments

  6. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 10

    Another WWE SmackDown , another loaded card. The blue brand has been stacking its recent shows with intriguing bouts, and Tuesday's show will be no different. John Cena , Natalya and American Alpha all have tough challenges on the docket...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 7,820 reads 34 comments

  7. WWE Is Ronda Rousey's Key to Reigniting Career

    The WWE spotlight can heal a broken Ronda Rousey . The former UFC women's bantamweight champion suddenly doesn't look like she belongs in the Octagon anymore...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 28,272 reads 80 comments

  8. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 9

    The road to the Royal Rumble will be bolstered with star power on Monday's WWE Raw, as Shawn Michaels is set to appear on the red brand, and Undertaker is expected to follow suit...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 30,049 reads 93 comments

  9. Dean Ambrose vs. The Miz: Highlights, Pitfalls to Avoid for WWE SmackDown Feud

    Dean Ambrose and The Miz's battle over the Intercontinental Championship has them battling to be WWE SmackDown's best story going. The success of their rivalry thus far is a testament to simplicity and leaning on the basics...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 28,260 reads 55 comments

  10. Matt and Jeff Hardy Better off Avoiding WWE Temptation and Staying with TNA

    Matt and Jeff Hardy are TNA royalty, masters of a self-created kingdom. Should they venture back to WWE, their standing would shift. There's no guarantee that they wouldn't slide down to commoner status...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 36,992 reads 42 comments

  11. WWE 2017 Preview: Must-Book Rivalries, Biggest Challenges, Predictions and More

    In the world of WWE in 2017, promise will become reality, and potential will be realized. This will be Baron Corbin's time, as The Lone Wolf will rise to SmackDown's top tier...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 35,787 reads 68 comments

  12. Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Jan. 5

    Sami Zayn stood up to the monstrous Braun Strowman until he was laying at the behemoth's boots as a heap of immobile flesh. The rivals' Last Man Standing match on the first Raw of 2017 proved to be the best story told on a WWE stage this week...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 5,585 reads 18 comments

  13. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Jan. 5

    Crowd reactions spoke volumes about where several WWE NXT prospects stand. NXT 's trip to Melbourne, Australia, served as a homecoming for Aussies Buddy Murphy, Shane Thorne and Billie Kay...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 6,850 reads 7 comments

  14. 5 Ways Seth Rollins Can Achieve a Career Year in WWE in 2017

    Seth Rollins' return to WWE after knee surgery led to a disappointing year. After a red-hot 2015, The Architect was a stack of damp dynamite that just wouldn't light in 2016. Talent wasn't the issue — booking was...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 23,887 reads 95 comments

  15. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 3 Show

    Anger permeated much of the first WWE SmackDown of 2017. Dolph Ziggler responded to his latest loss with a violent outburst. Not being intercontinental champion anymore left The Miz incensed...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 23,603 reads 112 comments

  16. Aliyah: Everything You Need to Know About NXT Star After WWE SmackDown Debut

    WWE SmackDown fans caught a flash of a future star when Aliyah made her main-roster debut. The NXT Superstar popped in on the blue brand for a surprise visit. She took on Carmella on Tuesday's show in Jacksonville, Florida...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 1,851 reads 2 comments

  17. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE SmackDown Deftly Showcasing Intercontinental Title

    1. More Marquee than Midcard WWE SmackDown treats the Intercontinental Championship as it should be: as a coveted prize over which gladiators furiously fight. The blue brand has offered the leather-and-gold strap the spotlight it deserves...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 28,168 reads 87 comments

  18. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 2 Show

    The first WWE Raw of 2017 raised questions about the anatomy of several of the red brand's rivalries. Braun Strowman left Sami Zayn unable to stand on Monday's Raw. He beat up the babyface until he wore a black eye and punch-drunk daze...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 12,850 reads 43 comments

  19. Goldberg Must Feud with New Era Superstar to Maximize Latest WWE Run

    When Goldberg glared at Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens and Braun Strowman at the close of Monday's WWE Raw, it felt as if he was standing at a crossroads, looking at three potential paths to take...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 23,730 reads 60 comments

  20. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 3

    Championship gold will be at the center of the first WWE SmackDown of 2017. AJ Styles and John Cena will sign the contract for their WWE Championship match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 15,400 reads 54 comments

  21. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Jan. 2

    WWE Raw didn't undergo any great makeover in the New Year. It's the same show, with the same pitfalls that plagued it in 2016, and the same tendency to deliver excellency in flashes...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 154,655 reads 300 comments

  22. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, News and Preview for Jan. 2

    Powerhouses will stand on center stage as the first WWE Raw of 2017 unfolds. Goldberg will return with his eyes pointed toward the Royal Rumble, Braun Strowman will ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 30,082 reads 86 comments

  23. Heath Slater, James Ellsworth and Why 2016 Was the Year of Cinderella in WWE

    Heath Slater wasn't supposed to be here—lifting a championship title above his head at a WWE pay-per-view, shouting in glee, the central figure in a major storyline on SmackDown...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 13,432 reads 30 comments

  24. SmackDown Wild Card Finals and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Dec. 29

    WWE put quite the bow on 2016 with the SmackDown Wild Card Finals and NXT's two-hour special from Osaka, Japan. An already stacked calendar crammed in a pair of big events at year's end...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 3,904 reads 5 comments

  25. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Dec. 29

    Johnny Gargano is among those WWE NXT stars who are charging into 2017 with momentum. On the final NXT of the year, the developmental brand traveled to Osaka, Japan, for a two-hour special...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 8,342 reads 3 comments