1. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for February 12

    Tag teams take center stage on the Feb. 12 edition of WWE SmackDown . A Tag Team Turmoil match is the main attraction on Thursday's show with plenty of Fastlane implications mixed in...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 24,236 reads 38 comments

  2. Triple H, Baron Corbin and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Triple H's vision for WWE NXT was at the center of the news cycle. His thoughts on where the developmental system is heading will have fans eager for the future. Baron Corbin is poised to be a big part of that future...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 13,012 reads 17 comments

  3. Analyzing Rumored WWE Hall of Famer Genichiro Tenryu's Case for Induction

    Genichiro Tenryu is a surprising name to come up in talks of WWE Hall of Fame induction. It's not a name many WWE fans recognize. After all, he only wrestled in a handful of matches for the company...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 2,367 reads 2 comments

  4. Tracing the Rise and Evolution of NXT to Cult Phenomenon

    NXT apparently isn't aware of the rule that the minor leagues aren't supposed to outshine the majors. At a pace beyond what anyone could expect, NXT has grown from a kooky offshoot into a WWE cornerstone...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 11,167 reads 41 comments

  5. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Seth Rollins in Limbo Until Randy Orton's Return

    1. Seth Rollins Needs The Viper Back WWE Fastlane will arrive in less than two weeks. The man who is arguably the company's MVP right now isn't on the card...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 58,331 reads 89 comments

  6. Examining Ways to Better Incorporate Lower-Tier WWE Superstars into Programming

    As the cameras roll, capturing the rough-and-tumble theater that is pro wrestling, a group of hungry, talented WWE Superstars watch the action from a monitor...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 11,047 reads 48 comments

  7. WWE Film Study: What Today's Stars Can Learn from the Greatest Monster Heels

    For WWE 's newest generation of monster heels, the past offers a plethora of lessons on dominance and destruction. Think of Big Van Vader, Ox Baker, Bruiser Brody, Umaga and Abdullah the Butcher as professors in an online course...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 4,254 reads 10 comments

  8. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Seth Rollins, Hall of Fame and More

    The latest WWE rumors provide a peek backstage, from how officials reacted to Seth Rollins' nude photos leaking to who the company plans to have follow Rikishi into the 2015 Hall of Fame class...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 22,918 reads 48 comments

  9. WWE Needs to Keep Pushing Roman Reigns Toward Anti-Hero Status

    WWE may wish to have Roman Reigns occupy the spot on the company ladder that John Cena stands on, but it can't make him the same kind of babyface . Reigns' ideal fit is as a taciturn, sneering, ass-kicking anti-hero...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 7,285 reads 47 comments

  10. WWE NXT Takeover 4: Superstars Who Will Most Improve Stock at 'Rival'

    WWE NXT Takeover: Rival will be a showcase of the overshadowed. While Sami Zayn vs. Kevin Owens will do the headline-creating, it will be prospects such as Bull Dempsey who make the most upward movement...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 23,656 reads 31 comments

  11. WWE Film Study: What Today's Stars Can Learn from the Greatest Arrogant Heels

    WWE heels looking to enrage audiences via arrogance need to seek out inspiration from men like Gorgeous George, Ted DiBiase and Chris Jericho. In an era where kayfabe is dead, needling the crowd with one's narcissism is a more difficult task.

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 24,737 reads 56 comments

  12. Pros and Cons of Rumored World Championship Triple Threat at WWE WrestleMania 31

    Daniel Bryan fans may shape the product again, as it is rumored that to the World Heavyweight Championship bout at WWE WrestleMania 31 will morph into a Triple Threat...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 54,607 reads 286 comments

  13. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for February 9

    Focus tightens on Fast Lane on the Feb. 9 edition of WWE Raw. Rusev 's upcoming career-defining showdown, tension within the tag team division and the hunt for championships ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 109,543 reads 114 comments

  14. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of February 2

    WWE 's best move was to adapt in response to the backlash over Roman Reigns' Royal Rumble victory rather than ignore it. How the company adjusted its narrative made the path to Fast Lane far more fun...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 15,608 reads 47 comments

  15. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of February 2

    With how massive of a cultural phenomenon the Super Bowl is, it wasn't surprising to see it dominate the WWE social media landscape...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 6,158 reads 9 comments

  16. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for February 6

    The No. 1 contender's tournament has done more than decide who deserves a title shot. It's been a showcase of WWE NXT's top talents...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 8,493 reads 22 comments

  17. Power Ranking the WWE Superstars with the Best Clotheslines Today

    As brutish as a clothesline is, it becomes a work of art when delivered by WWE Superstars like Ryback and Luke Harper. It's not a complex art form, but in its simplicity, in its stunning violence, it makes one marvel...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 47,370 reads 147 comments

  18. WWE Armchair Booking : How to Maximize Potential Bray Wyatt and Undertaker Feud

    Dissect Bray Wyatt's cryptic messages and it's clear he is sharpening his sword in preparation for a battle with Undertaker ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 59,847 reads 140 comments

  19. Examining the Pros and Cons of Booking in the Reality Era

    WWE has to do its job with the curtains pulled back now that the Reality Era has sprouted out of kayfabe 's grave...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 65,862 reads 73 comments

  20. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for Feb. 5

    Rage and resentment built on Raw travels to the Feb. 5 edition of WWE SmackDown . Erick Rowan, Curtis Axel and Seth Rollins all have reason to be seething after Monday's Raw, ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 10,208 reads 17 comments

  21. Tracing the Evolution of Pro Wrestling's Power Moves

    Over time, pro wrestling has seen its combatants crash onto the mat more often, taking more dangerous paths to make that impact as the industry evolved. Early on, power moves were rare...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 40,384 reads 48 comments

  22. Charlotte, Solomon Crowe and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Charlotte's busy schedule points to her heading to WWE's main roster soon, perhaps even exiting NXT before Solomon Crowe finally arrives...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 31,315 reads 34 comments

  23. Examining How WWE Can Adjust Raw to Make More Time for Divas Division

    WWE Raw shortchanges the Divas on a weekly basis. Somewhere on that marquee show, between all the comedy bits, recaps and in-ring action, there has to be more time to showcase the females on the roster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 23,551 reads 140 comments

  24. Power Ranking the 5 Most Likely WrestleMania 31 Moments

    Sting, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns will have prominent parts in WrestleMania 31's biggest moments. The marquee event promises to be the stage on which Sting says goodbye and Reigns slides into his throne...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 71,639 reads 120 comments

  25. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Roman Reigns Set for His Best Bout to Date at Fast Lane

    1. Expect Big Things from Roman Reigns vs. Daniel Bryan Reigns has to be giddy knowing he's going to face Bryan at Fast Lane and not Big Show, as many folks expected...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 57,593 reads 308 comments