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- R-Truth vs. WWE United States Champion Antonio Cesaro may end up being one of the WrestleMania 29 pre-show matches.
- There was scheduled to be a WWE Hall of Fame announcement on Monday’s RAW but it never happened. While there has been a push to induct Paul Bearer, it’s believed that he was not the planned announcement.
- One WWE source described Vince McMahon as “very argumentative and contrary” right now. Vince has reportedly been constantly second-guessing other people’s ideas and his own. The Royal Rumble buyrate may be contributing to Vince’s bad attitude but the source described Vince as “a massive pain in the ass to work with right now.”
It was also noted that WWE writers are working a very demanding schedule at the office and not only is Vince demanding constant changes, but it’s said that Stephanie McMahon is “fanning the flames” by requesting that writers come up with more options for Vince to go over.
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- WWE now requires their beginner students to train with headgear on to lessen potential head injuries until they learn how to correctly take bumps. This change is being credited to Dr. Joseph Maroon and Triple H, who has been given full control over the WWE developmental system.- Regarding WWE inducting Paul Bearer into the Hall of Fame, someone close to Bearer says that if it was...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights:- For those complaining about the usage of Paul Bearer’s image less than a week after his sudden passing last Tuesday at the age of 58, I suggest that they relax. I’m guessing that I knew Percy better than most complaining within the internet wrestling community and I can say without...
– As noted earlier this morning here on the website, The Undertaker is now being advertised for RAW on 3/25 in Philadelphia and 4/1 in Washington, D.C. (the go-home show for WrestleMania 29). This means he will be appearing at all RAW tapings the next three weeks heading into WrestleMania.
– Adam Pearce posted the following announcement today…
It is with great humility and...
Embedded in the videos below are highlights from the March 11, 2013 episode of WWE Raw.
CM Punk interrupts Undertaker's tribute to Paul Bearer
Big Show vs. Seth Rollins
Daniel Bryan vs. Dolph Ziggler
Tensai vs. Fandango
New Age Outlaws vs. Team Rhodes Scholars
Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman respond to Triple H
The Bella Twins make a surprise return to WWE
Scott Hall is one of the most polarizing figures in pro wrestling. Hall is now 40+ days sober and is asking fans for donations to help pay for a new hip. Is this a case of a desperate man reaching out to his fans or another one of the many cons of Scott Hall’s life?
Tommy Dreamer posted the following on Twitter, regarding WWE using Paul Bearer’s death as an angle on last night’s Raw…
“Loved RAW & 4 those who think @WWE is exploiting Paul Bearer You are so wrong. We giv r heart body &soul 4 the biz. Paul loved wrestling. In ECW I did a 10 bell salute to my grandfather that passed away & @PJPOLACO interrupted it was real heat...
- Stephanie McMahon, Rosa Mendes and Natalya were at the annual USO Awards dinner last night. Here is a photo:
- Ric Flair and his girlfriend, Fifi the Maid from WCW, have been announced for the April 7th WrestleCon event during WrestleMania 29 weekend. Flair will do a 10am signing along with William Regal and Spice of The Nitro Girls.
- While WWE decided to drop the storyline with...