1. WWE Continues to Succeed in Building Bray Wyatt Up for Potential Undertaker Bout

    By portraying Bray Wyatt as the dark force he has always claimed himself to be, WWE is forging a monster to face a legend, setting up a battle with Undertaker at WrestleMania...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 32,597 reads 192 comments

  2. Analyzing the Impact of Fan Backlash on WWE's Booking

    WWE heard the uproar in Philadelphia at the Royal Rumble and rearranged the bricks in the road to WrestleMania accordingly. Today's fans act like wind weathering and shaping the rock that is the WWE product...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 128,596 reads 311 comments

  3. Biggest Takeaways from Stone Cold Steve Austin's Podcast with Triple H

    Once again, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin's podcast became a portal to WWE 's inner workings, as the Hall of Famer interviewed Triple H following Monday's Raw...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 101,595 reads 212 comments

  4. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from February 2

    Triple H dominated the microphone; a quartet of emerging stars rocked it in the ring on the Feb. 2 edition of WWE Raw...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 154,744 reads 547 comments

  5. Roman Reigns Going About Response to Fan Criticism the Wrong Way

    Add learning to be diplomatic to the things Roman Reigns needs to work on en route to becoming WWE 's next megastar...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 93,308 reads 334 comments

  6. WWE WrestleMania 2015: Early Card Predictions for Company's Marquee Event

    Still laying the first bricks for WrestleMania 31, WWE is constructing a show that will celebrate the company's future...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 86,235 reads 167 comments

  7. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for February 2

    The Feb. 2 edition of WWE Raw marks a return to live action with Superstars stepping out of the interview chair and into the ring. Last week, a snowstorm forced the company to air Raw from its headquarters...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 92,090 reads 208 comments

  8. Kane Is an Underrated Asset for WWE in the Twilight of His Career

    As Kane 's career winds down, the WWE fan's natural tendency is to take him for granted. After all, there are fresher faces charging up the ranks. Other stars have flashier moves, younger legs and a future lined with promise...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 36,603 reads 126 comments

  9. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of January 26

    When a snowstorm wasn't getting in the way or when officials weren't again discounting how nuts fans are over Daniel Bryan, WWE delivered tremendous entertainment at the Royal Rumble and beyond...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 28,347 reads 67 comments

  10. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of January 26

    Other than Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center, there was no other place to feel the intensity of the aftershocks of the WWE Royal Rumble than social media. Twitter brimmed with confused, angry and poignant responses to Roman Reigns' victory...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 11,890 reads 10 comments

  11. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for January 30

    Great athletes proved they were great actors on the latest WWE NXT . Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens held tight to the audience's attention without a single suplex or superkick ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 17,448 reads 36 comments

  12. Ranking the 7 Greatest 1st Editions of WWE Pay-Per-Views

    Survivor Series is one of the few WWE pay-per-views that shined in its first showing. Will Fast Lane, the newest addition to the calendar, do the same? WrestleMania eventually became ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 42,105 reads 34 comments

  13. Potential Daniel Bryan vs. Dolph Ziggler WrestleMania Bout Is a No-Brainer Move

    WWE doesn't need to be creative or ingenious to figure out where to slide Daniel Bryan into the WrestleMania 31 card now that the marquee match won't include him...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 28,944 reads 173 comments

  14. Tracing the Evolution of Pro Wrestling's Submission Holds

    Twisting an opponent's limbs and bending their body in torturous positions has long been a pro wrestling tradition. How grapplers have gone about issuing that damage has changed over the course of the industry's history...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 33,954 reads 75 comments

  15. Examining Ways to Add Fan Interest in WWE Fast Lane

    Fast Lane steps onto the WWE calendar for the first time with no history, no identity and minimal expectations...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 10,804 reads 34 comments

  16. Kevin Owens, Finn Balor and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Kevin Owens and Finn Balor, a pair of prospects poised for greatness at WWE NXT and beyond, both generated headlines in the latest developmental news. Officials have noticed how well Owens is moving merchandise...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 20,049 reads 22 comments

  17. WWE's Micromanagement of Promos Holds Its Superstars Back

    When handling Superstar promos, WWE acts like a mother who guides her daughter's hand for her as she tries to paint. You can't make art like that, and you can't expect Superstars to grow with heavily scripted promos...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 41,670 reads 142 comments

  18. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Paul Heyman Is the Heart of WrestleMania Main Event

    1. Paul Heyman Will Prove Invaluable as WWE Builds Toward WrestleMania 31 In a battle of two titans, a pair of powerhouses with far more athletic prowess than a gift of gab, WWE 's master of the mic will be key...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 101,044 reads 205 comments

  19. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Undertaker, Daniel Bryan and More

    What WWE reportedly has in the works for Undertaker and Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania 31 headlines the latest batch of rumors from the squared circle. The focus on the upcoming pay-per-view intensifies now that the Royal Rumble is over...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 171,162 reads 236 comments

  20. Best Potential WrestleMania 31 Bouts for Daniel Bryan If Not Moved to Main Event

    WWE will either appease Daniel Bryan fans with who it chooses to pit against him at WrestleMania 31 or amplify their post-Royal Rumble rage. A loud contingent of fans wanted Bryan in the main event, colliding with Brock Lesnar...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 124,593 reads 339 comments

  21. WWE Smart to Highlight Roman Reigns' Pro Wrestling Lineage to Counter Backlash

    Roman Reigns stepped out of the debris that was the Royal Rumble match looking for a way to connect to an enraged crowd. WWE has found one...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 35,387 reads 193 comments

  22. WWE Royal Rumble 2015 Results: Power Ranking Every Match at PPV

    The WWE title bout outclassed the main event at WWE Royal Rumble 2015. Traditionally, the 30-man Battle Royal is the event's highlight, a thrilling crowning of a contender. Narrative missteps gutted that match this year, though...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 46,071 reads 59 comments

  23. Best and Worst Decisions WWE Made in the 2015 Royal Rumble Match

    Early on, the WWE Royal Rumble 2015 match teemed with potential, but after poor decision-making cut out the contest's heart, it was left to bleed on the mat, suffering...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 120,351 reads 259 comments

  24. Rebooking the 2015 WWE Royal Rumble Match

    The 2015 WWE Royal Rumble match felt more like a kidney punch than the celebration of a star's rise. Blame WWE for misreading its audience and underestimating fans' passion for Daniel Bryan for the second year in a row...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 31,091 reads 125 comments

  25. WWE Raw for Jan. 26 Postponed Due to Snow: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Roman Reigns' Royal Rumble celebration is going to have to wait; the Jan. 26 edition of WWE Raw is postponed due to inclement weather. Hartford, Connecticut, was supposed to host the pay-pay-view fallout show, but nature had other ideas...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 months ago 240,285 reads 711 comments