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CM Punk stole Paul Bearer's urn to end Raw. Thankfully, WWE didn't play it like Punk had stolen the recently deceased manager's ashes -- just the urn with a mystical connection to The Undertaker and Kane.
This method of getting to The Undertaker hasn't worked in the past for such luminaries as Mr. Hughes and Kama Mustafa. But I have a lot more faith in the Second City Saint (as long as this doesn't lead to him gaining supernatural powers).
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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
- Currently The Rock is not scheduled to appear at this Monday’s episode of Raw at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Rock is scheduled for the next three Raw’s after that, which includes the post-WrestleMania Raw on April 8th from the Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ.- The Undertaker is currently scheduled to appear at all Raw episodes up until the WrestleMania 29...
- WWE opened up all of their live events this weekend with the Paul Bearer tribute video.- With Rey Mysterio out of action and Kofi Kingston doing promotional work, CM Punk’s opponent for Friday and Saturday’s RAW live events was Zack Ryder. Fans in attendance noted that Punk squashed Ryder, who got in no offense at all. Punk ended the match by crossing Ryder’s arms over his...
DEANDRE JORDAN IS THE UNDERTAKER
Made and submitted by a member of the Got ‘Em Family, The Maniacal Jerry Wang, a.k.a. “Dr. Jerry,” a.k.a. “Evil Dr. Jerry.”
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Credit – PWTorch
Without a loaded Raw like two weeks ago or buzz for The Undertaker’s return & Old-School theme last week, WWE Raw on Monday, March 11 dipped to a three-week ratings low.
Raw scored a 3.36 rating, down five percent from a 3.54 rating last week. Two weeks ago, Raw scored a 3.46 rating.
Raw averaged 4.81 million viewers, down four percent from an average of...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.
CM Punk & Undertaker: Many fans suggest that it is ‘time’ for WWE’s longest running, major star to ‘go down.’ Mother Nature has not been kind to the Demon of Death Valley has he has had his share of serious injuries that were brought upon by a fierce, in ring style that...
- WWEDVDNews.com has revealed four more feuds for WWE’s Top 25 Rivalries DVD and Blu-ray that comes out in late May:* The Undertaker vs. Shawn Michaels * Ric Flair vs. Dusty Rhodes * Randy Savage vs. Hulk Hogan * Vince McMahon vs. Steve AustinThey also revealed these clips:* Shawn Michaels’ tribute to The undertaker from SmackDown, 3/27/2009* Steve Austin vs. Vince and Shane...
- Average WWE live event attendance for January 2013 in North America was up 1.9% from 5,307 to 5,409. RAW’s average rating for the month went from a 3.15 with 4.51 million viewers in 2012 to a 3.26 rating with 4.58 million viewers in 2013. SmackDown’s average rating went from a 2.09 with 3.05 million viewers in 2012 down to a 2.02 rating 2.94 million viewers in 2013.