1. WWE Misses the Mark with Sheamus-Dolph Ziggler Match Stipulation

    (Note: The following article contains spoilers for Thursday's SmackDown .) On the most extreme night of the WWE calendar, officials have decided that Sheamus and ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 18 days ago 51,119 reads 65 comments

  2. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: The Authority Storyline Has to Start Winding Down

    1. The Authority Has Run Its Course The Authority should have been put to rest at Survivor Series when Dolph Ziggler and Sting pushed the group out of WWE, but the company brought this stable and this repetitive, droning narrative back...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 18 days ago 69,082 reads 132 comments

  3. Projecting When Kevin Owens, Other NXT Stars Will Make Move to WWE Roster

    Whenever Kevin Owens pounds some unlucky NXT wrestler into the mat, it's hard not to wonder just when we will see him issue that kind of punishment on the WWE main roster. The depth of NXT 's talent pool goes far beyond Owens, though...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 18 days ago 37,275 reads 102 comments

  4. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Daniel Bryan, Paige and More

    Injuries, of both the real-life and storyline variety, led to the two biggest WWE rumors of the week as fans hold their breath about Daniel Bryan and perhaps wish Paige adieu for the moment...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 22,260 reads 33 comments

  5. Analyzing What Russian Chain Match Stipulation Adds to John Cena vs. Rusev

    WWE reached into wrestling's past to find a perfectly apropos stipulation for when John Cena and Rusev go to battle again: a Russian Chain match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 27,273 reads 59 comments

  6. WWE's Patient Approach to Building Up Neville Is the Right Move

    Neville's story is one of a rookie brimming with promise and foreshadowing greatness as he tangles with some of WWE 's best. This story doesn't need him to pile up wins...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 29,124 reads 75 comments

  7. Imagining a Reintroduction of the WWE Hardcore Championship in the PG Era

    The PG Era need not be a blockade to the WWE Hardcore Championship's return. Make some adjustments to the battles surrounding that defunct title and it fits right in with today's programming...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 36,502 reads 91 comments

  8. Power Ranking the Most Impressive Strikers in WWE Today

    Style and savagery merge when WWE Superstars demonstrate where the art of striking is today. Roman Reigns emulates Superman as he swings his fists. Daniel Bryan and Cesaro add a European flair to their uppercuts...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 18,734 reads 64 comments

  9. Scouting Report for Top Prospects from WWE's New Class of NXT Recruits

    Bodybuilders, indy stars and a ballroom dancer comprise the newest stream of incoming WWE talent, a class of NXT rookies diverse in both background and nationality. Of the 11 new faces, just four hail from the United States...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 33,926 reads 40 comments

  10. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for April 13

    If nothing else, expect an electric audience on the April 13 edition of WWE Raw. Last week's show suffered from a lack of surprises and noteworthy action...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 66,154 reads 135 comments

  11. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of April 6

    WWE counteracted the sting of AJ Lee's career ending by excelling in its presentation of emerging stars Neville and Hideo Itami . Neville twice stepped into the ring this week, once with the world champ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 31,498 reads 53 comments

  12. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of April 6

    Out of a celebration of NXT personalities, Superstars invading Europe and AJ Lee saying adieu emerged the best WWE social media of the week. Enzo Amore got some love from the Phoenix Suns' Twitter account...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 5,898 reads 6 comments

  13. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for April 10

    Hideo Itami is morphing into the in-ring artist WWE believed him to be when it brought him in from Japan to do his work on NXT canvases...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 7,841 reads 10 comments

  14. WWE's Future Will Be Anchored by Smaller, Sleeker Athletes

    WWE fans are witnessing an evolution in progress as the sports entertainment giant is forced to welcome the smaller warriors of the world...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 24 days ago 84,412 reads 128 comments

  15. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize Kalisto's Arrival to Main Roster

    Kalisto is a live wire of a wrestler, and WWE has to find a place to funnel his electricity to make the most of his stay on the main roster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 24 days ago 8,476 reads 11 comments

  16. AJ Lee's WWE Retirement Was Inevitable Due to Relationship with CM Punk

    In retrospect, WWE fans should have been savoring every AJ Lee moment after CM Punk left the company. His departure and the subsequent controversy created an impossible situation for AJ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 24 days ago 87,662 reads 78 comments

  17. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for April 9

    Daniel Bryan's name is on the marquee once again for the latest edition of WWE SmackDown . As WWE continues to shine a spotlight on the Intercontinental Championship, Bryan has found himself closing the show several times now...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 24 days ago 13,704 reads 17 comments

  18. Finn Balor, Hugo Knox and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Finn Balor 's rapid progress at WWE NXT continues, while an injury has slowed Hugo Knox's journey. Balor continues to be asked to tour with the main roster, leaving one to assume that his call-up isn't far away...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 25,746 reads 37 comments

  19. Gauging the Potential for a Dean Ambrose Heel Turn

    His momentum stagnant, Dean Ambrose has to be hoping for change, for a storm to come rushing in and reshape the present. A heel turn is often the solution fans pine for when a WWE star slides from the spotlight...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 19,349 reads 59 comments

  20. Best Candidates to Replace Steve Austin on WWE's 'Tough Enough'

    Tough Enough , WWE 's behind-the-curtain look at aspiring wrestlers, is returning, but without hard-nosed, charismatic host Steve Austin...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 14,126 reads 32 comments

  21. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: AJ Lee Is a Surefire WWE Hall of Famer

    1. AJ Lee Will Join Lita, Trish Stratus and Company in the WWE Hall of Fame AJ Lee made a Hall of Fame impact in a career that ended after just a few short years...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 30,395 reads 138 comments

  22. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Roman Reigns, Steve Austin and More

    Before one assumes the rumors that Roman Reigns' family is upset with WWE are true, note that Steve Austin just laid the smack down on a number of stories going around about him...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 28,852 reads 29 comments

  23. John Cena's United States Championship Open Challenge Needs to Continue

    John Cena plays the lion, the United States Championship is the chunk of meat in his mouth and the open challenge is the chance for a would-be alpha male to snatch it from him...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 22,967 reads 55 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey's Best Potential WWE Dream Matches for WrestleMania 32

    WrestleMania 32 won't feel as massive if Ronda Rousey isn't there invading the WWE world and wrenching someone's arm backward...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 47,251 reads 90 comments

  25. Biggest Takeaways from Chris Jericho's Podcast with John Cena

    Chris Jericho gave John Cena a platform to peel back the curtain and allow fans a look at his thought process, his frustrations and his passion for WWE ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 70,558 reads 129 comments