1. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from September 5

    To say that Seth Rollins was the biggest winner of the September 5 episode of Raw would be akin to saying the sky is blue and grass is green; it is rather obvious, really...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 22 days ago 21,185 reads 75 comments

  2. WWE Superstar Power Rankings Following Sept. 5 Raw

    Shake-ups in the WWE Universal Championship picture have given way to a new champion and an apparent babyface turn...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 22 days ago 33,335 reads 36 comments

  3. Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins' Best Booking Options for WWE Clash of Champions

    Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins had to happen, and now it's been booked. The announcement came on the Sept. 5 edition of Raw, and it was not a surprise...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 22 days ago 11,812 reads 51 comments

  4. Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns' Best Booking Options for Next Week's WWE Raw

    Monday’s episode of WWE Raw featured the announcement that Kevin Owens would defend the Universal Championship against Seth Rollins at the Clash of Champions pay-per-view on Sept...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 22 days ago 16,598 reads 64 comments

  5. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from September 5

    One week after the most shocking Raw moment of 2016, the red brand celebrated the start of the Kevin Owens era on Monday night...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 22 days ago 135,113 reads 430 comments

  6. Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins Announced for WWE Clash of Champions 2016

    WWE Raw general manager Mick Foley announced Monday night that Kevin Owens will put the WWE Universal Championship on the line at Clash of Champions on Sept. 25...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 22 days ago 7,332 reads 45 comments

  7. WWE Raw: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for September 5

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the September 5 episode of Raw. According to WWE .com , Monday's Raw will feature a championship celebration in honor of Kevin Owens' universal title win from last week...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 22 days ago 64,044 reads 1247 comments

  8. WWE Backlash 2016: Booking Decisions That Must Be Made at PPV

    WWE Backlash, SmackDown's first brand-exclusive pay-per-view of the New Era, will be all about making statements on Sunday. Who is left standing after Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt battle will be among the biggest outcomes of the event...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 22 days ago 16,174 reads 40 comments

  9. Kevin Owens: Booking Mistakes to Avoid Ruining WWE Universal Champion's Reign

    History says that fans have reason to be apprehensive about Kevin Owens' WWE Universal Championship reign. Misguided booking has derailed many a previous titleholder. Owens has the potential to be a compelling champ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 22 days ago 24,454 reads 85 comments

  10. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Sept. 5

    Chaos surrounded Kevin Owens' Universal Championship win last Monday, and the aftereffects will shape t he Labor Day edition of WWE Raw. Owens outlasted Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins and Big Cass on Aug...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 40,466 reads 163 comments

  11. WWE2K17: Latest News, Rumors and Buzz for Week of Sept. 5

    As the release date for WWE 2K17 nears, the news releases and roster revelations come hotter and heavier than ever before. This past week, fans got a look at the entire field of Superstars for this year's game...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 23 days ago 21,141 reads 7 comments

  12. AJ Styles, Kevin Owens Changing Perceptions of What Makes a WWE Star

    Indy darlings are not supposed to be stars in Vince McMahon's WWE . They were not good enough to compete under the brightest lights, on the biggest stages, nor were they supposed to be faces of a product with its own streaming network...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 23 days ago 30,933 reads 108 comments

  13. Shinsuke Nakamura Quickly Emerging as WWE's Next Big Mega Star

    The "King of Strong Style" has a new WWE throne. Shinsuke Nakamura is the NXT champion, and it's a spot that was meant to be his from the moment he came to WWE...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 23 days ago 30,174 reads 125 comments

  14. WWE Backlash 2016: Overlooked Stars Who Will Make Big Impact at PPV

    We are headed into unfamiliar territory in WWE. For the first time since No Way Out 2007, SmackDown will have a brand-exclusive pay-per-view where only members of the SmackDown roster will perform (with one odd exception)...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 23 days ago 37,272 reads 153 comments

  15. Seth Rollins' Babyface Turn Must Avoid Tired Formula of Other WWE Heroes

    When Seth Rollins does finally turn babyface after a two-year stint as the centerpiece villain in WWE 's live-action morality play, he must avoid the tired formula that has plagued other main event heroes...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 24 days ago 61,356 reads 228 comments

  16. Alberto Del Rio Quits, Triple H Is Back and Top WWE News for Week of September 3

    As always, it's been a busy week for the men and women of WWE. Let's take a look at some of the bigger stories from the last seven days. Mr. Fuji Dies The wrestling world lost another legend this week when Mr...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 25 days ago 59,007 reads 103 comments

  17. The New Day vs. The Club: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Current WWE Feud

    The New Day's continued attempt to keep Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson from seizing the WWE Tag Team Championship should be a far better story than it is. WWE found the ideal rivals for the champs and a smart place to position The Club...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 9,792 reads 80 comments

  18. Examining Braun Strowman's Direction, Upside and Long-Term Potential

    The WWE menagerie needs creatures like Braun Strowman . Giants who happily wreak havoc have long been a part of pro wrestling...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 25 days ago 38,074 reads 85 comments

  19. WWE Backlash 2016: Feuds Guaranteed to Increase Excitement for Event

    Every since the brand split, SmackDown has evolved from a sports entertainment show into a wrestling show. There's less glitz and fewer high spots...

    Kevin Wong Written by Kevin Wong about 26 days ago 14,351 reads 81 comments

  20. Bray Wyatt Will Revive Randy Orton's Character in WWE Backlash 2016 Feud

    WWE Backlash 2016 will feature of slew of exciting encounters, but perhaps no match on the September 11 card is more intriguing than the first one-on-one encounter between Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 26 days ago 17,277 reads 54 comments

  21. Ryback Is Right: WWE Missed the Boat with the Big Guy

    WWE never allowed Ryback to shift out of neutral. A lack of commitment and a series of hurried tweaks to his gimmick made The Big Guy's tenure with the company one marked by missed opportunities...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 29,974 reads 125 comments

  22. Breaking Down If Roman Reigns Deserved No. 1 on PWI's Top 500 Wrestlers List

    Roman Reigns has been named the top wrestler in the world by Pro Wrestling Illustrated , and many WWE fans would be hard-pressed to find a more controversial fact right now. The controversy never seems to end with him...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 26 days ago 25,430 reads 153 comments

  23. Brian Kendrick vs. Kota Ibushi and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Sept. 1

    WWE fans who need a reminder of the stirring power of a well-told story in the ring should sit down and soak in Brian Kendrick vs. Kota Ibushi. During a week where Kevin Owens reached his career apex and Sheamus vs...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 19,423 reads 26 comments

  24. Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, the PWI 500 and More from the Backlash Mailbag

    On Monday's Raw, Kevin Owens won the WWE Universal Championship, making Triple H a 15-time world champion. Kevin on Earth Hopefully Owens will be able to stay healthy as a world champion, as there is a lot of potential here...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 26 days ago 23,521 reads 149 comments

  25. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Sept. 1

    A new crop of WWE NXT stars, from T ye Dillinger to Aliyah, is set to compete for spots on center stage. After a flood of talent left the developmental brand in the July draft, NXT has since had to reshuffle its deck...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 26 days ago 10,847 reads 21 comments