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WWE Offered MMA Star $5 Million? Low Ki Shoots On WWE, Del Rio Speaks, Goldust Face-paint

WWE Offered Chael Sonnen Big Money? On his new podcast MMA star Chael Sonnen says WWE offered him a $5 million deal: I was offered $5 million [WWE head] Vince McMahon... Now, I was still under contract with the UFC and I never took this to Dana. ... Read full post at: WWE Offered MMA Star $5 Million? Low Ki Shoots On WWE, Del Rio Speaks, Goldust Face-paint, via WrestlingPundit.com
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The Rock Answers Steroid Question, Official UK Network Date, RVD’s Status, Wale Running Wrestling Show

Does The Rock Use Steroids? In a recent interview with Fortune.com The Rock was asked about being accused of using steroids to get his physique. He didn't outright deny it, but said people are just trying to find an excuse for the hard work he puts in: ... Read full post at: The Rock Answers Steroid Question, Official UK Network Date, RVD’s Status, Wale Running Wrestling...
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WWE Report Financial Losses, Network 6 Month Contract Axed, Del Rio Talks Racism, Steen’s New Name

WWE Announce Network Changes After Poor Financials WWE announced their third quarter financial results today, which measures the company's financial status for the July, August, and September months. They made net losses of $5.9 million compared to this quarter last year. The most anticipated figure revealed was the number of subscribers the WWE Network had by the end of...
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Foley Returning To TV, Lucha Underground Debuts Tonight, Hulk Hogan Wants Austin

Mick Foley's Comedy Being Filmed WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley announced on Facebook today that one of his comedy/story telling shows at the Brooklyn Bellhouse is going to be filmed for TV. "I am absolutely THRILLED to report that on November 23rd, at the #Bellhouse in #Brooklyn NY, my one man stage show is FINALLY going to be filmed for TV," writes the Hardcore Legend...
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WWE Confirms Bryan Needs Arm Surgery, Curtis Axel Works Match, Chelsea Hagan Gets Tryout

Daniel Bryan Now Needs Elbow Surgery Don't expect to see Daniel Bryan back in the ring any time soon. As well as rehabbing his neck injury, WWE confirmed at the SmackDown tapings last night in Houston, TX, that he now also needs arm surgery. The news was delivered by an emotional Big Show with a promo in the ring. He rallied the fans to chant yes so he can send the former...
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Watch Mini WWE Tough Enough, Naomi Gets New Trademark, Future Batista Movies Get Dates

Watch Tryout At Performance Center WWE have uploaded a 10 minute mini documentary from a recent tryout at the Performance Center in Orlando, showing hopefuls training in the ring and cutting promos. It features a lot of unknowns, but also independent stand-outs like Rich Swann. You can also see former WCW stars Bill DeMott and Norman Smiley in their roles as trainers, as well as...
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Josh Mathews Shoots On WWE, Ziggler Talks Sting Wrestling, WWE DVDs Gone From Amazon?

Josh Mathews Wants To Call Wrestling Josh Mathews who was recently released from WWE was Tweeting throughout last night's RAW and made it clear that he has "no interest" in returning to the company. When asked why, he said he wants to "call wrestling matches," which was obviously a dig at the way WWE present their shows, and the fact that he was often overlooked...
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Ryback Returns, Survivor Series Main Event, CM Punk Merch Is Back

Ryback Is Back Ryback returned to WWE on this week's RAW after taking several months off for hernia surgery. He answered an open challenge from Bo Dallas and easily got the victory. Curiously his tag partner Curtis Axel was not with him: [Let's hope this is a fresh start for Ryback and they build him back up to where he was before getting squashed by Cena. ... Read full...
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Foley Defends Bray Wyatt Return, CM Punk Tours Walking Dead Escape, Orton In The Condemned 2

Mick Foley Defends Screwy Hell In A Cell Finish The finish to last night's WWE Hell In A Cell PPV has caused some controversy on social media. The main event Dean Ambrose vs Seth Rollins match ended when Wyatt creeped in to the ring when the lights went out and attacked Ambrose. This allowed Rollins to get the victory, and will most likely set up a feud between Ambrose and...
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Bray Wyatt Returns At Hell In A Cell, Borck Lesnar’s Challenger Crowned, RAW Preview

2014, WWE Hell In A Cell Results WWE presented Hell In A Cell live last night on PPV and the Network, the decision was made to put Dean Ambrose vs Seth Rollins in the main event slot, which in hindsight was clearly the best move considering the crazy bump both of them took through the tables. – Seth Rollins def. Dean Ambrose (Hell in a Cell match), after Bray Wyatt made his return...
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Ryback At Hell In A Cell, Jericho Talks New DVD, Randy Orton Shoots On Cena Merch

Ryback Ready To Return According to the Wrestling Observer Ryback has been flown in to Hell In A Cell, which most likely means he's set to return on tomorrow's RAW, though he could end up on the PPV in some form. Presumably his partner Curtis Axel is also on hand as he's been kept off TV while Ryback rehabbed his hernia surgery. Jericho On Benoit Being Cut From His...
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Elimination Chamber Dropped, CM Punk 2K15 Footage, WWE Responds To Haynes Lawsuit, PPV Card

WWE Cancel Elimination Chamber PPV It's rumored that WWE have cancelled the February Elimination Chamber PPV event, and will instead be using the match when storylines permit. Word is that they want to stick with Royal Rumble winner going on to face the Champion at Wrestlemania formula, without any shenanigans in-between. [I've never been a fan of the match-branded PPVs...
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Wrestler Sues WWE Over Head Injuries, Boogeyman Pranks WWE HQ, Ziggler Gnats Mic Time

Billy Jack Haynes Suing WWE 80s wrestling star Billy Jack Haynes is suing WWE for "egregious mistreatment of its wrestlers for its own benefit, as well as its concealment and denial of medical research and evidence concerning traumatic brain injuries suffered by WWE wrestlers." He is looking to create a class action lawsuit where up to 500 other wrestlers could potentially...
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Actor Calls Out Cena, Undertaker’s New WWE Job, AJ Lee Calls Kane Teddy Bear

Tiny Lister Challenges John Cena Actor Tiny Lister, who appeared as Zeus in WWE's 80s "No Holds Barred" movie and briefly feuded with Hogan, called John Cena out for wanting to produce a reality show. He told Another Wrestling Podcast: John Cena, I'm calling you out to all your fans. You want to come do reality shows, take that make-up off John, it don't look...
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Chris Benoit Conspiracy Theorist Johnny Lee Clary Passes Away

Johnny Lee Clary who wrestled briefly in the 1980s as Johnny Angel passed away this Tuesday from a heart attack. Clary was a very controversial figure who was once a high ranking member of the KKK, before having a change of heart and becoming a travelling evangelist. Modern wrestling fans however will probably know him best as the man who first started the Kevin Sullivan murdered...
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Jericho Talks TNA, Would WWE Sign TNA Stars? Gail Talks 6 Sides, Tyrus Update

Have TNA Ever Contacted Jericho? SportsKeeda.com recently asked Chris Jericho if he ever had talks with TNA: No, not at all. ... Read full post at: Jericho Talks TNA, Would WWE Sign TNA Stars? Gail Talks 6 Sides, Tyrus Update, via WrestlingPundit.com
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Employee Del Rio Slapped Gone From WWE, AJ Lee Wants Hell In A Cell Match, Kane Talks Beating Austin

Employee Involved In Del Rio Firing Also Gone According to PWInider.com WWE Social Media Manager Cody Barbieri, who was the person Alberto Del Rio slapped before getting fired, has quietly departed the company. It’s not clear if he was released, or the departure was mutual, but it was assumed WWE didn’t get rid of him at the time in case he filed a lawsuit – after all he was...
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Time Heels: A Celebration of All That Is BAD

Pro wrestling was built on good vs evil, that’s how tickets are sold. Fans pay to see the good guy overcome the bad guy. In more recent years as society roots for the anti-hero or the grass roots non-corporate champion, the concept has switched slightly to likeable vs unlikeable, regardless of any moral code. But the fact remains, the characters that fall in to the traditional...
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Kurt Angle Health Update, GFW Doing TV Tapings? Matt Hardy Talks TNA’s Bad Reputation

Kurt Angle Back In The Gym Kurt Angle is now back running on the treadmill after knee surgery. He shared the following video: GFW Considering Las Vegas For Tapings? According to PWInsider.com Jeff Jarrett is scouting locations in Las Vegas for if GFW gets a TV deal. As previously reported the 1/4 NJPW Tokyo Dome show will be broadcast in the US on PPV under the GFW banner with...
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Chyna Shoots On Stephanie, UFC Open To Lesnar Return, Cena On Why He Won’t Turn Heel

Chyna Calls Stephanie A Hypocrite Attitude Era Superstar Chyna posted a video blog calling out Stephanie McMahon for positioning herself as somebody who empowers and supports women, when at the same time in interviews she recounts her love story with Triple H and pushes a dumb and vapid reality show like Total Divas. For those that don’t know Triple H and Stephanie were having...
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Jeff Jarrett Meets With ROH, Rey Mysterio’s Future, WWE Gives Maria Scholarship

Jeff Jarrett Met With ROH Yesterday Although the specifics are not yet known, Jeff Jarrett reportedly met with ROH COO Joe Koff yesterday. It could simply be about Jeff Jarrett coming in for some dates, but the speculation is that it has to do with GFW. It also might have something to do with the ROH talent appearing on the NJPW/GFW PPV, who were booked before GFW was on board. It...
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John Morrison Shoots On WWE, Jericho Says WWE Is Better Now, Cesaro Sick of Orton vs Cena

John Morrison On Dolph Ziggler’s Lack of Push In a recent interview with Alternative Nation John Morrison was asked what Dolph Ziggler could do to get pushed more, and basically said the company has a glass ceiling: Ziggler should wear a suit to TV tapings, wait outside Vince’s office to shake his hand & talk about deadlifts, tell HHH that he should be the lead Viking on...
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Randy Orton Injured? Did Ambrose Steal Roman’s Spot? Lesnar Falsely Advertised

Orton Injured On RAW? Although this is not confirmed fan reports from RAW suggest Orton may have been injured, as he allegedly told a trainer during the match that he hurt one of the discs in his back. In what might have been an unrelated incident Orton was also visibly upset during the match when Ambrose launched Rollins on to him and he landed on the table leg outside the the...
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John Cena Producing Reality Show? Sami Zayn Has Faith In Triple H, The Shockmaster Speaks

John Cena Doing Non-Wrestling Show Variety has quotes from John Cena about his plans to produce a non-WWE reality/documentary show about ordinary people with extraordinary stories: For someone like me that’s surrounded by so many interesting characters, you know when you brush up against someone who can hold a room. There are so many people out there who can hold someone’s attention...
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Adam Pearce To WWE? Stephanie Denies Total Divas Rule, RAW Audience Tanks

Adam Pearce To Be WWE Trainer? Independent star Adam Pearce has taken part in several guest trainer spots at the WWE Performance Center and it’s rumored that he may end up with Nick “Eugene” Dinsmore’s former position. The 36 year old is a former NWA Champion, has wrestled for ROH, NJPW and numerous indys across the world. He also appeared briefly in TNA as part of the Gut...
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