Found April 16, 2013 on WZR Online:
Here are ESPN’s weekly power rankings list: 1. Brock Lesnar 2. The Shield 3. CM Punk 4. Dolph Ziggler 5. John Cena 6. Team Hell No 7. Kofi Kingston 8. Jack Swagger 9. Sheamus and Randy Orton 10. Fandango
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