1. WWE Payback 2014: Breaking Down Latest News and Rumors Surrounding PPV

    WWE Payback 2014 features a number of rematches and title bouts, but can fans expect to see a surprise return or a faction fall apart as well? Rumors regarding the latest ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 37,498 reads 29 comments

  2. Analyzing NXT's Impact on WWE's Main Roster

    NXT is growing, and its branches are increasingly stretching to WWE 's main roster. The revamped developmental system isn't just providing new talent, it's offering WWE ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 4,220 reads 8 comments

  3. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for May 30

    Two champions collide on the May 30 edition of WWE SmackDown . The Payback go-home show offers up matches with promise, the chance for Superstars to extend streaks and a stage for two new stars...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 423 reads 3 comments

  4. Triple H, Kota Ibushi and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Triple H's baby, WWE NXT , is set to shine on the WWE Network. Kota Ibushi could soon be a part of the developmental system the COO has been building. Ibushi is the latest name linked to WWE ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 9,342 reads 22 comments

  5. Examining How to Build a WWE Superstar into a Credible Champion

    WWE crafts champions from Superstars, working to convince the audience that a wrestler isn't just holding a prop — that he's a warrior worthy of the gold...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 32,393 reads 134 comments

  6. Tracing the History of the Last Man Standing Match in Pro Wrestling

    When a story requires added savagery, WWE has turned to the Last Man Standing match. John Cena and Bray Wyatt are the latest set of foes looking to knock each other out long enough for the referee to count to 10...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 12,938 reads 35 comments

  7. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Ric Flair, AJ Lee and More

    Ric Flair is set to mentor a former world champ, and AJ Lee won't be back until she has a ring on her finger, according to the latest WWE rumors...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 87,528 reads 60 comments

  8. WWE Classic of the Week: 1987 Six-Man Elimination Match at Madison Square Garden

    On Feb. 23, 1987, r ivals collided at WWE 's former home base, Madison Square Garden, revving up the crowd with a now-classic six-man Elimination match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 16,115 reads 16 comments

  9. WWE Wisely Milking Drama out of Stripping Daniel Bryan of World Title

    Despite having just undergone neck surgery, Daniel Bryan is still battling to keep the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. WWE is inserting a surprising amount of suspense in what could have just been a simple transaction...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 14,656 reads 64 comments

  10. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners and Losers After May 26

    Mike Rotunda must have been watching the May 26 WWE Raw with pride, as the go-home show prominently featured his sons. Bray Wyatt and Bo Dallas each scored major victories of different kinds on the last Raw before Payback...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 27,384 reads 86 comments

  11. WWE Is Finally Making the Most of Bad News Barrett's Talent

    WWE has found the right fangs to fit inside Bad News Barrett's maw. With the Intercontinental Championship draped across his shoulder, his knuckles freshly bruised and a predator's grin across his face, Barrett is flourishing...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 22,863 reads 56 comments

  12. Examining Irish Whip Wrestling's Influence on WWE

    WWE would look mighty different without a small wrestling company across the ocean— Irish Whip Wrestling...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 20,035 reads 22 comments

  13. Predicting WWE's Main Event Scene Without Daniel Bryan

    The present and the future will work in concert to replace Daniel Bryan on the WWE marquee while he recovers from neck surgery...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 67,420 reads 116 comments

  14. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for May 26

    An injured champion and the home stretch toward Payback highlight the May 26 edition of WWE Raw. Uncertainty surrounds Daniel Bryan and the WWE World Heavyweight Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 39,620 reads 74 comments

  15. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of May 19

    WWE 's trip to Europe flavored much of its most intriguing social media of the week, but Paul Heyman forced his way onto the list as well...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 12,369 reads 45 comments

  16. WWE Payback 2014: Biggest Takeaways from Buildup to PPV

    Expect WWE Payback 2014 to be a coming-out party for the next generation of stars. That's what the stories leading up the pay-per-view suggest...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 800 reads 34 comments

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

    Violence and mic mastery provided WWE 's highlights of the week. The Shield's feud with Evolution, Luke Harper challenging John Cena , and a gem of match on Superstars energized audiences...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 9,769 reads 27 comments

  18. Stock Up, Stock Down for WWE NXT Prospects for Week of May 19

    With limited opportunities, a handful of WWE NXT prospects managed to take strides toward the big leagues. Thursday's NXT was crowded with Superstars from the main roster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 11,047 reads 19 comments

  19. 5 WWE/NXT Superstars in Need of New Finishing Moves

    Erick Rowan is one of a handful of WWE and NXT Superstars bringing a chopstick to a knife fight. If Rowan had something more devastating in his arsenal to finish off foes than a running splash, we might see it more often...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 26,534 reads 155 comments

  20. Examining Match Combinations WWE Has Overused in 2014 so Far

    The bottom of the card is where WWE has most overused the same, uninspired combinations in the first half of 2014. Fans have seen Santino Marella vs. Fandango, 3MB vs. Los Matadores and Damien Sandow vs...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 16,902 reads 45 comments

  21. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for May 23

    Hulkamania and the "Bo-lieve" movement power the May 23 edition of WWE SmackDown . London's O2 Arena hosts a show where Hulk Hogan serves as emcee and Bo Dallas leaves NXT for the main roster once more...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 9,434 reads 7 comments

  22. John Cena Winning at Payback Would Be Waste of Bray Wyatt Feud

    If the final chapter in the John Cena -Bray Wyatt story is a victory for the hero at Payback, then their trilogy will have been a fruitless exercise. Cena going 2-1 in this series will only add drops to his already overflowing resume...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 9,365 reads 71 comments

  23. Examining the Importance of the Right Gimmick on a WWE Superstar's Career

    Bray Wyatt is the poster child for how a WWE Superstar's career can be stalled or propelled by the right gimmick. Give a wrestler a nondescript role or one that is too far away from his real self, and expect disappointment...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 24,869 reads 86 comments

  24. Prince Devitt, KENTA and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    WWE NXT is set to experience an infusion of talent including additions Prince Devitt and KENTA . Both of these wrestlers are reportedly leaving Japan to head to WWE developmental after months of speculation...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 20,896 reads 56 comments

  25. WWE Payback 2014: Handicapping Potential Surprise Returns at PPV

    Buzz surrounds WWE Payback 2014 as fans hold out hope that the pay-per-view will welcome back some of the birds missing from the company's nest...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 47,105 reads 86 comments