1. Examining 4 Ways to Make WWE Tribute to the Troops a More Must-See Event

    Tribute to the Troops 2016 was an illustration of how much more compelling the event can be when it is more connected to the larger WWE world...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 11,399 reads 21 comments

  2. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Dec. 15

    The art of the slugfest was on display on Wednesday's episode of WWE NXT . Oney Lorcan let a barrage of uppercuts fly. Eric Young showed off his punching power...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 8,290 reads 17 comments

  3. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After Dec. 13 Show

    Contenders emerged on the Dec. 13 edition of WWE SmackDown, but championship gold is far from guaranteed for any of them. Uncertainty followed their victories in Washington D.C. Dolph Ziggler earned a shot at the WWE Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 13,412 reads 26 comments

  4. Dolph Ziggler: WWE Championship Match vs. AJ Styles Must Lead to Character Shift

    All of Dolph Ziggler 's impassioned speeches and dismissals of naysayers ahead of his WWE Championship match against AJ Styles are going to sound awfully familiar...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 19,187 reads 35 comments

  5. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE Raw Hitting All the Right Notes with Sami Zayn

    1. The Growling Underdog Sami Zayn 's rivalry with Braun Strowman is allowing a master storyteller to spin a riveting tale...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 24,363 reads 38 comments

  6. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Dec. 13

    WWE SmackDown placed a trio of its top stars on center stage, and unsurprisingly, the strategy paid off. Tuesday's SmackDown saw AJ Styles, The Miz and Alexa Bliss all thrive in the spotlight...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 63,587 reads 140 comments

  7. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Dec. 12 Show

    By the end of Monday's WWE Raw, Sami Zayn obtained the match he had been demanding, and Big E, Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods were the longest-reigning tag team champions in company history...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 14,897 reads 17 comments

  8. Projecting Future of WWE Raw Tag Team Division After The New Day's Historic Win

    Now that The New Day is done chasing history, the WWE Raw tag team division is set to veer off in a new direction. The division's main narrative is now over, meaning fresh stories are sure to emerge...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 13,552 reads 21 comments

  9. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, News and Preview for Dec. 13

    The Dec. 13 episode of WWE SmackDown will revel in the magic of beginnings. The Miz has dispatched his archenemy and now awaits a new foe. The opening chapters of a rivalry between Nikki Bella and Natalya promise to be part of the show...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 16,751 reads 44 comments

  10. Chris Hero Is Ideal Fit for an Increasingly Indy-Influenced WWE NXT

    Chris Hero won't recognize WWE NXT when he returns. WWE 's developmental wing has embraced and embodied the aura of the independent circuit since his departure in 2013...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 14,118 reads 41 comments

  11. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for December 12

    The lust for vengeance will fill the screen on Monday's WWE Raw. As Raw makes its final stop before the Roadblock: End of the Line pay-per-view on Sunday, a slew of angry warriors will be on the hunt for revenge...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 13,116 reads 44 comments

  12. WWE Roadblock 2016: How to Fix Least Promising Storylines So Far

    A radical change in direction is required for a number of storylines en route to WWE Roadblock: End of the Line. As the Dec. 18 Raw-exclusive pay-per-view approaches, Rusev , Alicia Fox and The New Day are in the midst of underwhelming narratives..

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 19,185 reads 54 comments

  13. Seth Rollins vs. Chris Jericho: Keys to Maximizing Promising WWE Raw Feud

    WWE has a narrow window in which to harness the rivalry between Seth Rollins and Chris Jericho. Both The Architect and Y2J have other enemies on the horizon...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 13,513 reads 31 comments

  14. When Losing Becomes Opportunity: The Art of Being a WWE Jobber

    James Ellsworth squirmed under the spotlight while he awaited his opponent. His eyes darted around the ring. His hands slid up to a defensive position...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 61,119 reads 51 comments

  15. AJ Styles vs. Dean Ambrose and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Dec. 8

    AJ Styles and Dean Ambrose squeezed every drop of emotion and energy out of their battle for the WWE World Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 4,159 reads 17 comments

  16. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Dec. 8

    There is something uniquely heartwarming about seeing WWE NXT prospects find their niches, for gladiators of the squared circle to discover the ideal weapons to swing...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 8,800 reads 10 comments

  17. Julie Real: Everything You Need to Know About New WWE Developmental Signee

    WWE reportedly nabbed itself a jack-of-all-trades performer in Julie Real. From singing to striking, Real has a number of talents at her disposal. She will soon get to use those to progress through the WWE developmental system...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 26,747 reads 15 comments

  18. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After Dec. 6 Show

    What lies ahead on WWE SmackDown for The Miz , Natalya and Heath Slater? Tuesday's edition of the blue brand built on the events of the TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view, hinting at new narratives on the horizon...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 17,274 reads 47 comments

  19. The Miz Continues to Elevate Intercontinental Championship on WWE SmackDown

    There is plenty of truth to the maniacal rants The Miz has spouted on WWE SmackDown. He has indeed aided the Intercontinental Championship's relevance...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 10,501 reads 42 comments

  20. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Alexa Bliss on Track to Be Elite WWE Superstar

    1. The Rise of The Wicked Witch Alexa Bliss took the advanced heel class when she was at the WWE Performance Center. The new SmackDown women's champion has embraced and mastered the art of being a wrestling villain...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 24,291 reads 80 comments

  21. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Dec. 6

    WWE SmackDown's run of strong storytelling continued on Dec. 6. The blue brand's first show following Sunday's TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view buzzed along...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 84,235 reads 210 comments

  22. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After December 5 Show

    Beginnings and endings were at the heart of the Dec. 5 edition of WWE Raw. A trimmer, bearded Big Show showed up in Austin, Texas, for his first match on the red brand since July...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 23,217 reads 35 comments

  23. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Dec. 6

    The surreal and bizarre saga that is the James Ellsworth vs. AJ Styles feud may well come to an emphatic end on the Dec. 6 edition of WWE SmackDown . The overachieving Ellsworth will cash in his chance at the WWE World Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 23,510 reads 86 comments

  24. WWE Royal Rumble 2017: Full Card Predictions After TLC

    Star power will be abundant at WWE Royal Rumble 2017. AJ Styles may be facing a future Hall of Famer after retaining the WWE World Championship at the TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view on Sunday...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 55,059 reads 75 comments

  25. Projections, Best Rivalries for The Wyatt Family After Title Win at WWE TLC 2016

    The Wyatt Family announced itself as SmackDown 's apex predators when the unsettling crew claimed the Tag Team Championship at WWE Tables, Ladders & Chairs 2016...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 6 months ago 19,211 reads 44 comments