1. Reconstructing a Timeline of CM Punk's Exit from WWE

    A battered body and backstage politics compelled CM Punk to walk away from WWE. His story is one of frustration, of wading through pain and wiping the vomit off his lips before trudging on, all to achieve his goal of headlining a WrestleMania...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 66,436 reads 161 comments

  2. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Story Will Outshine Gimmicks with Ambrose vs. Wyatt

    1. Dean Ambrose vs. Bray Wyatt Is About Payback, Not Spots WWE's last TLC event, like all the previous five editions of the pay-per-view, is billed as a carnival of violence and spectacle...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 25,772 reads 49 comments

  3. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Shelton Benjamin, CM Punk and More

    Shelton Benjamin and CM Punk dominated the rumor mill despite no longer being a part of WWE . Rumors of Benjamin potentially returning to the company floated around the Internet...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 56,105 reads 30 comments

  4. WWE Raw's Chaotic Finish Masks Incomplete Midcard Storytelling in TLC Buildup

    The final Raw before WWE TLC ended with the kind of helter -skelter energy that the pay-per-view is famous for. Run-ins, broken tables and a giant hurling his enemy onto steel, fun as they were, acted as makeup for a buildup flush with blemishes...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 29,989 reads 60 comments

  5. WWE Slammy Awards 2014: Winners, Analysis, Reaction

    The early part of the 2014 WWE Slammy Awards belonged to Seth Rollins. As the night went on, it was a celebration of part-timers who weren't in the arena. Sting, The Rock, Brock Lesnar and Chris Jericho all won awards...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 73,412 reads 174 comments

  6. Examining What Dolph Ziggler and Luke Harper Can Learn from Great Ladder Matches

    A trio of classic ladder matches need to be Dolph Ziggler and Luke Harper's study guide en route to WWE TLC. While high-flyers have so often dominated that gimmick match, brawlers have made their impact as well...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 10,777 reads 21 comments

  7. Biggest Snubs Left off List of 2014 WWE Slammy Awards Nominees

    The 2014 WWE Slammy Awards nominees are in, and Daniel Bryan should be miffed. He's among the biggest snubs on the awards show, his battle with Bray Wyatt to kick off the year ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 55,730 reads 132 comments

  8. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for December 8

    The Dec. 8 edition of WWE Raw has a two-pronged purpose—hand out the 2014 Slammy Awards and push forward toward TLC. Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose are up for a number of WWE 's golden statuettes...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 53,503 reads 107 comments

  9. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of December 1

    With as explosive as CM Punk's comments were on Colt Cabana's podcast , it's no surprise that he dominated the week's WWE -related social media...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 8,853 reads 9 comments

  10. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of December 1

    Podcasts, not matches, dominated the WWE headlines in the first week of December. In one of those podcasts, fans watched Vince McMahon reminisce with Steve Austin, offering one of the most intriguing WWE Network exclusives to date...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 27,878 reads 49 comments

  11. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for December 5

    On the last tuneup before WWE NXT Takeover: R Evolution, a pair of prospects not yet on the card demanded more of our attention...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 22,269 reads 19 comments

  12. Enzo Amore Will Be WWE's Next Great Manager

    The art of being a manager is one that is rarely mastered anymore, but Enzo Amore , the next great WWE ringside maestro, will do just that...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 39,275 reads 46 comments

  13. Sting's 10 Greatest Matches and Moments to Relive on WWE Network

    It's been a long while since Sting tussled with Ric Flair or took wild swings at the NWO, but the WWE Network can bring all those memories back...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 31,522 reads 11 comments

  14. Projecting Dolph Ziggler's Booking for Remainder of 2014 and Start of 2015

    Survivor Series momentum be damned, Dolph Ziggler isn't climbing out of the midcard any time soon. WWE has shown that it's not ready to strap a jetpack to Ziggler and let him shoot toward the clouds...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 38,702 reads 107 comments

  15. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for December 5

    Following an unimpressive Raw, the Dec. 5 edition of WWE SmackDown offers some intriguing matchups . Luke Harper defends the Intercontinental Championship again...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 21,944 reads 11 comments

  16. Charlotte, Uhaa Nation and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Charlotte is reportedly inching closer to leaving WWE NXT, while Uhaa Nation looks to be busy elsewhere. The NXT women's champ is every bit ready for a call-up. The latest word points to her getting that promotion before long...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 16,905 reads 11 comments

  17. Examining Cesaro's WWE Future Following Vince McMahon's Comments

    Cesaro has an odyssey ahead of him as he attempts to ascend the WWE ladder as Vince McMahon is simply not sold on him. McMahon spoke with Steve Austin (subscription required) in an interview that aired live on the WWE Network...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 40,373 reads 118 comments

  18. Eve Torres Talks 'Scorpion King 4,' WWE Divas Division and Self-Defense Program

    Eve Torres , once a warrior in the WWE ring, is set to be a warrior on the big screen. Most people would ache for a slower pace of life after working the grueling schedule that being on the WWE roster requires...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 32,953 reads 35 comments

  19. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE TLC 2014 Becoming Showcase of Emerging Stars

    1. A Pay-Per-View Pointing Toward the Future At last year's TLC, Randy Orton and John Cena battled with two championships dangling over the ring. It was a meeting of two men who have dominated the WWE landscape over the past few years...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 47,065 reads 108 comments

  20. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Ryback, Rey Mysterio and More

    WWE is rumored to be cooking up something huge for Ryback and planning on bringing back Rey Mysterio soon. The former is the one fans can count on actually happening...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 53,095 reads 24 comments

  21. Examining How Stipulations Will Help or Hurt Matches on WWE TLC Card

    The WWE Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view is already flush with gimmick matches. Of the four bouts on the card so far, three of them involve tables, ladders or chairs...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 25,051 reads 58 comments

  22. Seth Rollins' Tables Match vs. John Cena Is Major Step Toward Megastardom

    Seth Rollins found a Sherpa in John Cena to lead him on a journey to megastar status. The biggest bit of news to come out of Monday's Raw is that Rollins will face Cena in a Tables match at the TLC pay-per-view in Cleveland...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 23,284 reads 73 comments

  23. Biggest Takeaways from Stone Cold Steve Austin's Podcast with Vince McMahon

    Steve Austin and Vince McMahon , once on-screen archenemies, met on a live edition of Stone Cold's podcast as they tore back the curtains and allowed fans a long look at WWE 's inner workings...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 110,088 reads 221 comments

  24. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Dec. 1

    The Dec. 1 edition of WWE Raw provided a clearer picture of what to expect at TLC. Big Show continued to collide with Erick Rowan. The Usos earned the right to face The Miz and Damien Mizdow...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 146,748 reads 306 comments

  25. CM Punk Blasting WWE Points to Him Never Coming Back to the Company

    CM Punk threw one last pipebomb WWE's way. Punk set fire to bridges that were already smoking i n an interview on Colt Cabana's podcast ( audio features NSFW language )...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 78,067 reads 185 comments