1. Exploring the Surprise Success and Popularity of James Ellsworth in WWE

    By all standard logic, James Ellsworth shouldn't be a WWE smash hit. He's skinny, pale and looks like someone sanded down his chin. He's unassuming and unremarkable...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 31,067 reads 73 comments

  2. Power Ranking Top 10 Current WWE Stars' Entrances

    It's important to make a good first impression, and when it comes to WWE Superstars, having a strong entrance is key to connecting with the crowd. The way you come to the ring sets the tone for everything that follows...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 31,027 reads 115 comments

  3. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from October 19

    The Oct. 19 episode of NXT accomplished a great deal in its 60 minutes of television time, introducing a new star to the roster, presenting two matches in an ongoing tournament and providing fans with a lineup for the upcoming TakeOver: Toronto card...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 8,639 reads 14 comments

  4. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights for October 19

    The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic continued on Wednesday night with the hotly anticipated revelation of Austin Aries' tag team partner...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 25,640 reads 33 comments

  5. Paige Injury: Updates on WWE Star's Recovery from Neck Surgery

    WWE star Paige confirmed Wednesday she underwent neck surgery. Continue for updates. Paige Provides Update on Surgery Wednesday's Oct...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 20,688 reads 30 comments

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

    From The Miz 's cheerleading allies to AJ Styles' chinless challenger, it's clear WWE SmackDown is in the midst of a fun, strange transition...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 18,786 reads 81 comments

  7. Analyzing Early Booking of AJ Styles' WWE World Championship Reign

    Early on, AJ Styles ' run as WWE world champion has showcased him as a sleazeball, a man both cowardly and cocky...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 13,766 reads 72 comments

  8. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Sasha Banks, Charlotte Will Shine Inside Hell in a Cell

    1. Don't Bet Against Banks and Charlotte Elephantine pressure will be on Sasha Banks' and Charlotte's shoulders as they become the first women to ever compete inside Hell in a Cell...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 7,560 reads 30 comments

  9. WWE Survivor Series 2016: Superstars Who Deserve Biggest Pushes Ahead of PPV

    Survivor Series has always been a pay-per-view tailor-made for creating stars due to the impact of the traditional five-on-five elimination matches...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 1 month ago 14,502 reads 42 comments

  10. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from October 18

    With no pay-per-view to build to in the immediate future, SmackDown Live continued to find itself in a holding pattern of sorts, presenting another solid if unspectacular broadcast ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 25,008 reads 88 comments

  11. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from October 18

    The most improbable match in SmackDown Live history occurred Wednesday night as James Ellsworth received a WWE World Championship match against AJ Styles in the main event of the night...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 99,817 reads 215 comments

  12. AJ Styles vs. James Ellsworth: WWE Championship Title Match Winner and Reaction

    James Ellsworth pulled off a huge upset for the second consecutive week Tuesday on SmackDown Live, as he defeated AJ Styles, but he did not become the new WWE World Heavyweight champion due to the DQ finish...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 61,676 reads 82 comments

  13. WWE SmackDown: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for October 18

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the October 18 episode of SmackDown . James Ellsworth, the most unlikely candidate for a world title opportunity ...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 36,010 reads 432 comments

  14. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Oct. 17 Show

    Once the pyrotechnics have dissipated and the buzz over seeing Goldberg on WWE Raw for the first time in 12 years has faded, one has to wonder whether the power of nostalgia will soon fizzle out, too...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 20,027 reads 18 comments

  15. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Maria Kanellis, Paige and More

    The week that was in WWE and professional wrestling featured a monumental victory by perennial underdog James Ellsworth, the announcement of Goldberg's epic return and the revelation ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 16,855 reads 13 comments

  16. Kevin Owens Needs Chris Jericho Feud to Maximize WWE Universal Title Reign

    The key to harnessing Kevin Owens' time as WWE universal champ often stands at his side, offering encouragement and stroking his ego— Chris Jericho . A split between the best friends is inevitable...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 10,577 reads 18 comments

  17. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for October 18

    The ultimate underdog story will invade WWE SmackDown this week, as the show features a title match no one could have seen coming. AJ Styles will defend the WWE World Championship against James Ellsworth...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 11,352 reads 74 comments

  18. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from October 17

    We are just over two weeks from Hell in a Cell, a gimmick-heavy pay-per-view devoted to a match type once saved for the most intense of blood feuds...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 28,060 reads 81 comments

  19. Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte Announced as Main Event for WWE Hell in a Cell 2016

    Sasha Banks and Charlotte are set to make history Oct. 30 at Hell in a Cell when they compete in the first-ever women's Hell in a Cell match, but their encounter was made even more ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 22,416 reads 122 comments

  20. Goldberg on WWE Raw: Recap and Analysis of Star's Return

    Brock Lesnar is not only next; he's last. Goldberg made his return to WWE on October 17, and he made it clear he's back for a good reason...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 1 month ago 73,697 reads 37 comments

  21. Brock Lesnar's Best Booking Options for WWE Raw After Goldberg Accepts Challenge

    On Monday’s episode of Raw, wrestling legend Goldberg returned to WWE to accept the challenge from Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman for one more match...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 47,739 reads 60 comments

  22. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Oct. 17

    WWE built Monday's Raw around Goldberg's return, celebrating the past and mining nostalgia. After 12 years away from WWE, the former WCW champion stepped inside the ring and answered Brock Lesnar's challenge...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 127,908 reads 256 comments

  23. Goldberg Accepts Brock Lesnar's Challenge in WWE Raw Return

    Goldberg returned to WWE on Monday night and accepted Brock Lesnar's challenge on Raw. WWE shared the comments Goldberg directed toward the four-time world champion: Goldberg's ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 54,685 reads 60 comments

  24. WWE Raw: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for October 17

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the October 17 episode of Raw. According to WWE .com , Goldberg will appear to answer Paul Heyman's challenge to fight Brock Lesnar , marking the first time he has set foot in a WWE ring in 13 years...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 64,865 reads 826 comments

  25. WWE 2K17: Final Roundup for Top Metacritic Review Scores

    WWE 2K17 has hit shelves across the country, giving fans the opportunity to create dream matches featuring the stars of today and the legends of yesteryear, and critics have weighed in on the latest addition to WWE's video game annals...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 917 reads 4 comments