1. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of May 11

    WWE may be having trouble getting fans geared up for Payback, but NXT stars past and present had no issue wowing the crowd. Neville became the latest man to flourish under the spotlight that comes with taking on John Cena ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 14,677 reads 17 comments

  2. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of May 11

    The sports world overlapped with the sports entertainment one in much of the best WWE social media content of the week. The overly discussed Deflategate controversy found its way onto Kofi Kingston's Twitter account...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 4,058 reads 3 comments

  3. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for May 15

    Baron Corbin continues to press a deep imprint into the WWE NXT landscape. Fans who packed into Full Sail University for Wednesday's NXT saw him continue his upward charge...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 4,111 reads 9 comments

  4. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize Luke Harper-Erick Rowan Reunion

    Aligning Luke Harper and Erick Rowan again gives WWE 's tag team division a pair of monsters to lean on...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 16,695 reads 38 comments

  5. Examining Best Booking Options for Tag Team Elimination Chamber Match

    When WWE plans out its route toward the Tag Team Championship inside the Elimination Chamber, it has to remember the importance of simplicity in good booking...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 17,559 reads 26 comments

  6. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for May 14

    On the May 14 edition of WWE SmackDown , there's one last chance for pre -Payback victories and the company to hype the pay-per-view...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 6,853 reads 10 comments

  7. Hideo Itami, Finn Balor and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    WWE NXT fans received more bad news this week when word emerged that Hideo Itami is dealing with an injury...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 24,318 reads 35 comments

  8. WWE Payback 2015: Examining Entertainment Potential of Recently Added Matches

    Just days before WWE Payback 2015, the lineup has swelled. As the pay-per-view's match card has more than doubled, fans can now expect Dolph Ziggler, Bad News Barrett and Bray Wyatt to attempt to steal the show...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 18,649 reads 33 comments

  9. WWE Payback 2015: Date, Start Time, Matches, Live Stream, PPV Info

    In many ways, WWE Payback 2015 will feel like the sequel to Extreme Rules. Dolph Ziggler and Sheamus will go at it again. Cesaro and Tyson Kidd will battle The New Day once more...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 15,692 reads 20 comments

  10. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE's Crowded Calendar Hurts Storytelling

    1. WWE Offers a Feast of Events, Scarce Amounts of Buildup In what appears to be an attempt to answer the question, "How much of a good thing is too much?," WWE is cramming as many big shows as it can into its schedule...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 33,488 reads 117 comments

  11. Evaluating The New Day's Run as WWE Heels Thus Far

    The New Day has resuscitated its stagnant gimmick by flipping it on its head, using dislike from the WWE fans to its advantage...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 22,979 reads 53 comments

  12. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Daniel Bryan, Bray Wyatt and More

    Rumors provide WWE fans with a behind-the-scenes look at Daniel Bryan's major announcement and the company's future plans for Bray Wyatt...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 61,470 reads 42 comments

  13. Building Ideal Field for Intercontinental Championship Elimination Chamber Bout

    To further its mission to bring prestige to the Intercontinental Championship, WWE needs to cram a monster, a dynamo and a madman into the Elimination Chamber...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 52,629 reads 146 comments

  14. Evaluating Options for Daniel Bryan to Continue WWE Career in Non-Wrestling Role

    A body in disrepair forces WWE to start contemplating a future where Daniel Bryan is doing something other than wrestling...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 136,118 reads 167 comments

  15. NXT Prospects Most Deserving of Increased TV Time

    NXT gets just one hour a week to showcase its stock of talented prospects, which means that potential-rich wrestlers like Solomon Crowe are relegated to the bench too often...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 30,320 reads 58 comments

  16. Adam Rose Poised for Career Upswing After 'WWE: Behind the Curtain' Special

    ESPN's E:60 special WWE: Behind the Curtain opens with the man WWE fans know as Adam Rose slipping into his young son's bedroom...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 36,362 reads 50 comments

  17. El Torito's Rumored Alliance with the Lucha Dragons Would Be Big Mistake

    El Torito , despite being a phenomenal athlete, would be an anchor tied to The Lucha Dragons' ankles. As the rising tag team looks to establish itself with WWE fans, it needs ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 20,732 reads 63 comments

  18. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for May 11

    By the end of WWE Raw on May 11, Payback will be far more of a finished product. With less than a week until the pay-per-view, there are only two matches on the bill...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 59,025 reads 78 comments

  19. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of May 4

    Wrestlers on the rise have invigorated WWE. Sami Zayn fought through a shoulder injury to leave his imprint on Raw. Dean Ambrose forced his way into the WWE title picture. The NXT Divas flourished once again...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 20,071 reads 76 comments

  20. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of May 4

    The best WWE social media that fans experienced as May began had a grab-bag feel. Topics ranged from the Hamburglar to Star Wars , from Deflategate to I Quit matches...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 5,343 reads 6 comments

  21. Hulk Hogan Talks WrestleMania 32, NXT and 'Tough Enough' in Exclusive Interview

    Hulk Hogan is a reminder that true star power never wanes. Even 36 years after his WWE debut, The Hulkster is still creating buzz...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 42,045 reads 64 comments

  22. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for May 8

    The latest movement on the WWE NXT big board is a reminder that s uccess in the squared circle is largely determined by the electricity a wrestler creates when he walks into a room...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 5,333 reads 14 comments

  23. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize Ryback-Bray Wyatt Feud

    If WWE focuses more on the intensifying feud between Ryback and Bray Wyatt, it can craft itself a resilient hero and a fearsome monster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 15,783 reads 90 comments

  24. Vince Russo Is Off-Base with Recent Sami Zayn Comments

    Vince Russo doesn't see a star when he looks at Sami Zayn ; he sees the next Dean Malenko . Zayn will prove him wrong. While the Montreal native doesn't fit the typical WWE mold, Zayn has shown he can connect with the crowd like few others.

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 20,689 reads 84 comments

  25. Analyzing WWE Network's Most Recent Programming Additions

    WWE Network programs continue to grow more plentiful, but not every offering one can harvest is satiating. Some of what's new on the streaming service is simply for visual snacking...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 7,654 reads 11 comments