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- All talks of doing Rey Mysterio vs. Sin Cara at WrestleMania 29 have ended.
- No word yet if this is still the plan but the Jack Swagger vs. Alberto Del Rio WrestleMania 29 match was going to be built up with an armbreaker vs. ankle lock storyline.
- While The Miz is still using the Figure Four leglock, it appears the storyline of pushing him as the next Ric Flair is finished. His push will still continue as he has a movie coming out soon.
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- As seen on last night’s RAW, WWE aired a previously recorded video from Zeb Colter and Jack Swagger talking about immigration. Michael Cole revealed that the video came from Zeb’s personal YouTube page at “WeThePeopleZeb.” That video has been blocked by YouTube for a copyright claim by WWE, in likely what is a miscommunication between WWE and their YouTube people.
- TMZ is reporting the following:
"WWE star Jack Swagger was arrested last night in Mississippi, TMZ has learned -- after allegedly committing several traffic offenses.
Source close to the situation tell TMZ, Swagger was leaving a "Smackdown" taping at Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi when he was pulled over.
It's unclear what traffic offenses Swagger is...
- The Sun Herald reports that Jack Swagger’s court date for DUI, marijuana possession and speeding is March 12th in Biloxi.
Swagger was pulled over at 11:59 pm Tuesday night on Lorraine Road near Morningside Drive in Biloxi. An officer stopped him after noticing a 2013 Ford Taurus was speeding, police said.
The spokesperson noted that “He was released on a summons to an acquaintance...
- Alberto Del Rio posted the following Tout stating that he will issue a response this Friday on SmackDown to last Monday’s “State of the Union” address by Colter and Jack Swagger.
- The Atlantic Wire published an article about conservatives going nuts over the Zeb Colter character.
- Fox News has removed their five minute segment they had posted earlier ripping WWE and the...
- Earlier today, TMZ.com broke the story that WWE superstar Jack Swagger was arrested in Mississippi last night after a SmackDown taping and charged with DUI, marijuana possession and speeding (all misdemeanors).
Swagger is in the midst of the biggest push of his career and is scheduled to challenge for Alberto Del Rio’s World Heavyweight Title at WrestleMania 29. It remains to...
- WWE Divas Champion Kaitlyn revealed on Twitter that she will be at tonight's NXT TV tapings from Full Sail University. As noted earlier, Randy Orton will also be there. Kaitlyn tweeted:
"#NXT tonight @FullSail Orlando! Ill be there Champ'n it up. Who wants a piece of this??? (NXT divas only)"
- No confirmed word yet on what kind of actions, if any, WWE will...
- In a video from NOLA.com, WWE Champion The Rock talked with NOLA.com on Monday about WrestleMania XXX, rumors of him wrestling next year and more.
- Chris Jericho tweeted the following about his match with Ryback and Sheamus against The Shield on last night’s RAW:
“Great match against @TheShieldWWE tonight on #Raw! Cant win em all, but I say those cats are hard hitting, smart...
- 2013 WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino is indeed scheduled to appear at this year’s Hall of Fame ceremony, the WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view and RAW the next night.
- The dark main event after last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Biloxi, MS saw Alberto Del Rio beat Big Show in a Street Fight. Del Rio put Show through a table to get the pin.
- WWE is receiving more criticism...
- WWE has released three new promos from Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter via Zeb's "We The People" YouTube channel:
- While doing promotional work in Australia recently, Dolph Ziggler spoke with TV Week. He said the stupidest thing he'd ever been asked to do was when they asked him to be World Heavyweight Champion for 10 minutes. Ziggler believes that being in...
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First of all, I would just like to apologize to the wrestling community as I feel partly responsible for Jack Swagger winning the Elimination Chamber Match and going to WrestleMania.
Two weeks ago, I pretty much killed Jack Swagger’s career and said something...
- Devin sent along the updated WWE NXT TV tapings schedule for this year:
February 21st, 2013
March 14th, 2013
April 11th, 2013
May 2nd, 2013
June 20th, 2013
July 11th, 2013
August 1st, 2013
August 22nd, 2013
- Conservative website Infowars.com has ripped WWE’s Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter characters and accused WWE of bashing Tea Party members. They pointed out how RAW announcers...