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Browns fan The Miz predicts RG3 renaissance in Cleveland

WWE's The Miz is a Cleveland native and a Browns fan. With showmanship fitting of a wrestler, he explains why there will be an RG3
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: AJ Styles reacts to his action figure at SDCC 2016

The Phenomenal One is thrilled to check out the prototype for his debut Mattel action figure at San Diego Comic-Con International 2016.
Via WWE
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Relive WWE legend Shawn Michaels' 10 greatest superkicks

Friday marks the 51st birthday of one of the greatest WWE superstars ever: The Heartbreak Kid himself, Mr. Shawn Michaels.To celebrate Michaels' special day in appropriate fashion, we're spending the last day of the workweek re-living his 10 greatest superkicks -- because when it's Friday, it's time to turn up the Sweet Chin Music.All the way up. 10. The time HBK kicked Bret Hart...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Building an Empire Pt 4: Intents and Purposes

On June 2nd, 2014, I didn’t watch Monday Night RAW. Instead, I went to the movies. When I got out, my twitter feed had exploded: The Shield was no more. I was completely shocked, and disappointed in myself that I had missed it. I had recorded the episode and watched the very end back at nearly one o’clock in the morning. The abrupt and intentional termination of The Shield altered...
Via Fight Booth
1 day ago

WWE Battleground preview: What former Shield member will leave as WWE Champion?

The WWE World Heavyweight Championship will be on the line this Sunday at Battleground as former Shield “brothers” have a triple-threat match for the first time ever. Dean Ambrose, newly drafted to SmackDown, defends the title against Raw roster draftees Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns in what should be an outstanding match. Even though I’m excited to see this Shield triple...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every WWE Triple Crown Champion

Twenty-six WWE wrestlers have been recognized as Triple Crown Champions, defined as those who have won two individual titles (world and secondary; in this case, WWE World Heavyweight/World Heavyweight and Intercontinental) and a tag team championship. How many can you name? Note: Clue given is the date that they achieved the Triple Crown-title that achieved it (WH: World Heavyweight...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kevin Owens on why he might get a John Cena tattoo: Superstar Ink

The second season of Superstar Ink kicks off as host Corey Graves sits down with Kevin Owens for a discussion on what The Prizefighter's tattoos mean to him.
Via WWE
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WWE draft: Profiling the six NXT draft picks

The WWE Draft went down on the first episode of SmackDown Live. The resulting picks of seven NXT talents with the six NXT picks allotted to the GMs bring up some hard-working talent through well-deserved promotions. These six picks were spread between Raw and SmackDown in a two-to-four split with a superstar and a woman moving to Monday nights and a pair of women, a tag team and...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WWE's Nikki Bella cleared to return from injury

Nikki Bella is finally on her way back to the ring. The two-time Divas champion last wrestled in October of 2015 and was forced to miss significant time after having surgery to repair a herniated disc. Bella missed the WWE Draft, but was tested by doctors Wednesday and shared some good news on Instagram.It didn't take long for the hashtag #NikkiIsClearedParty to begin trending on Twitter.
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE drops Jerry Lawler from commentary, moves him to pre-event shows

There’s a broadcasting shakeup over at WWE, and it will see Jerry Lawler no longer commentating on matches. Following Tuesday’s WWE Draft, the company announced it will be changing up its broadcast teams, and as part of that, Lawler is moving aside. WWE then later sent out an update that Lawler and Booker T will be involved in pre-match shows: The new announce teams for WWE’s...
Via Awful Announcing
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: What were the WWE Brand Extension Draft's most noteworthy picks?

WWE underwent seismic changes during the 2016 Brand Extension Draft, as Stephanie McMahon & Mick Foley and Shane McMahon & Daniel Bryan drafted their new, exclusive rosters for Raw and SmackDown Live.
Via WWE
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE star goes undrafted, is left off Raw and SmackDown rosters

Tuesday night's WWE Draft saw the current WWE Champion go to SmackDown and NXT phenom Finn Balor selected by Raw, but one name never came off the draft board. Heath Slater, a member of the Social Outcasts who suffered a nasty injury in a match just a few days ago, went undrafted by either show and was left sitting alone in the green room waiting for his name to be called. Slater...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane McMahon showed off new Smackdown-themed Air Jordans before the WWE draft

When Shane McMahon takes the stage to help lead WWE into its new era on Tuesday evening, he'll be rocking some pretty sweet kicks.Just hours before WWE's second "brand extension," in which Smackdown and Raw will be separated into distinct brands with their own rosters via a superstar draft, McMahon shared his latest custom Air Jordans on Twitter -- and they are absolutely stunning...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dozens of retired wrestlers sue WWE over brain injuries

A group of retired wrestlers has filed a class action lawsuit against the WWE and Vince McMahon, claiming the company hid the long-term effects and risks of head injuries that they say they suffered during matches. The complaint was filed on behalf of Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka and dozens of former wrestlers, including Joseph "Road Warrior Animal" Laurinaitis, Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-wrestlers file concussion lawsuit against WWE

Following in the footsteps of NHL and NFL athletes before them, a group of former WWE wrestlers have filed suit against the organization alleging it concealed the effects of neurological injuries suffered through participation in WWE events. The suit was filed by dozens of former wrestlers, and some of the notable figures amongst the plaintiffs include: Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka...
Via The Comeback
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: The battle lines are drawn between Mick Foley and Daniel Bryan: Raw, July 18, 2016

For the first time ever, The Hardcore Legend battles The "Yes!" Man as Raw and SmackDown Live go head-to-head.
Via WWE
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Championship Match Ends In Controversy Ahead Of SmackDown-Raw Draft

Dean Ambrose technically still is the WWE champion, but only after a controversial ending to his title match with former Shield partner Seth Rollins on “Monday Night Raw.” The match finished after a “Superplex,” but both men had their shoulders on the ground, resulting in a draw. That meant Ambrose, who entered the night as the champion, walked out of Providence’s Dunkin’...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE announces general managers for Raw, SmackDown

On the eve of the WWE Draft, new Raw commissioner Stephanie McMahon and SmackDown commissioner Shane McMahon revealed their choices for each show's general manager - and while the choice for SmackDown was leaked last week, the new Raw general manager was a huge surprise. After announcing that Raw will be the home of a new exclusive cruiserweight division, Stephanie McMahon introduced...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The six NXT superstars that will get picked in the WWE draft

The brand split is coming back to WWE, as Tuesday night Raw and Smackdown will once again become their own separate shows. One of the intriguing storylines with the WWE Draft upon us is which NXT superstars get called up to the main roster. WWE.com published the rules to tomorrow night’s draft and it’s not quite as straight-forward as alternating selections between the two shows...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ric Flair reportedly gets engaged to girlfriend Wendy Barlow

There will be wedding bells for Ric Flair for a fifth time. According to Pro Wrestling Sheet, The Nature Boy proposed to his girlfriend Wendy Barlow. You may recall Barlow as Flair’s ex-WCW manager Fifi the Maid. Here she is with a big rock on her finger: Flair has been married four times previously. His ex-wife Jacqueline Beems filed for separation in 2012, accusing him of cheating...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE star Heath Slater shares picture of nasty cut that required 18 stitches

If you are one of those people that call professional wrestling fake, I beg you to read on with this story, unless you don’t like blood of course. During Saturday night’s live event in Bangor, Maine, Heath Slater suffered a nasty cut above his right eye that bled profusely and cause his match against Titus O’Neil to get cut short. He was taken to the back, where he had to receive...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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