Found February 20, 2013 on Ring Side News:
PLAYERS: Jack Swagger
- 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 accused of committing ... but they were serious enough to result in an arrest. We're told Swagger -- a former WWE World Heavyweight champ -- was taken in by local sheriff's deputies ... and later released on his own recognizance. We reached out to WWE, who tells TMZ, "Mr. Swagger is responsible for his own personal actions."" Alternate WrestleMania Title Match Revealed, WWE Pissed at Top Outgoing Star, More...

Jack Swagger arrested for DUI

After winning a Wrestlemania title shot on Sunday, Jack Swagger was arrested for DUI on Tuesday night putting his employment with the WWE in jeopardy. 

Update on Jack Swagger’s Arrest Including Mug Shot Photo

As noted earlier, Jack Swagger was arrested following Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Mississippi. TMZ is now reporting that Jack Swagger has been charged with DUI, marijuana possession, and speeding. These charges are all misdemeanors. Their report also included this mug shot photo:

Update on Jack Swagger’s Arrest on Tuesday Night

As noted earlier, Jack Swagger was arrested following Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Mississippi. TMZ is now reporting that Jack Swagger has been charged with DUI, marijuana possession, and speeding. These charges are all misdemeanors. Their report also included this mug shot photo: Will CM Punk Defeat John Cena on Raw?, Rock Sticking Around After WM29, Backstage Heat on Rey...

Backstage Talk on Jack Swagger and WrestleMania 29, Rhodes Volunteers for The Rock Segment

- We noted earlier that Cody Rhodes participated in a post-RAW segment with The Rock in Lafayette earlier this week after the show went off the air. Cody actually volunteered for the segment and pitched the idea of him going out and taking a People’s Elbow and Rock Bottom. - WWE sources note that Jack Swagger was scheduled to win the World Heavyweight Title from Alberto Del Rio...

WWE Officials Happy With WM30 & Elimination Chamber

Partial Source: – Jack Swagger tweeted the following after the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view: “Jack Swagger’s America is here… #WethePeople #RealAmerican” – Mick Foley praised Dean Ambrose following the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view: “Impressive showing by the SHIELD, especially Ambrose. Very fluid; disturbingly poetic in his style and movements...

Reaction to Elimination Chamber, Del Rio Responds to Swagger, Zeb

- 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. - Speaking...

Backstage News on Swagger & Colter, Cover for Foley DVD, RAW

- The January 21st episode of RAW had 326,000 homes watching on DVR or tape delay while the January 28th show had 351,000 homes watching on a delay. - Courtesy of WWEDVDNews, here is the cover photo for WWE’s “For All Mankind – The Life and Career of Mick Foley.” The DVD and Blu-ray hits stores on April 16th: - Regarding the talk that WWE ripped off their Zeb Colter character...

Big Match Discussed for WrestleMania 29

As noted earlier, WrestleMania’s direction should be more clearer after tonight’s Raw event. Right now the only match set in stone is Alberto Del Rio vs. Jack Swagger for the World Heavyweight Championship, unless WWE somehow throws Dolph Ziggler into the mix with him cashing in his Money in the Bank briefcase. WWE is currently discussing Sheamus vs. Mark Henry for WrestleMania...

Updated NXT Tapings Schedule, WWE Accused of Bashing Tea Party

- 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 has ripped WWE’s Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter characters and accused WWE of bashing Tea Party members. They pointed out how RAW announcers...

Jim Ross Blogs on Cena, Henry, The Miz, Swagger, Colter, & the New WWE Championship

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on Here are some highlights. Thoughts on John Cena: John Cena has put himself into a situation where he has every thing to lose and what to gain in his match with Punk next week? Curious to see how this is addressed. Perhaps it’s as simply as Cena wanting to silence Punk and get the elusive win over the...

**SPOILERS** WWE SmackDown Results For Friday

Credit: Phillip Knight & WWE SmackDown (Airing Friday): Lillian Garcia, JBL, and Josh Matthews made their entrances. Alberto Del Rio kicked off the show and said it’s time for WrestleMania. He addressed Jack Swagger’s State of the Union address and said this county was built by hard working immigrants. He said America is great and Swagger is nothing but a...

Press Release: WWE Invites Glenn Beck to Get RAW

- WWE issued the following today: WWE® INVITES GLENN BECK TO GET RAW STAMFORD, Conn., February 22, 2013 – WWE has extended an invitation to talk show host and political commentator, Glenn Beck to appear live this Monday on Raw, in response to a segment that aired on TheBlaze TV yesterday. In the segment, Beck references WWE as “stupid wrestling people,” when criticizing a...

WrestleChat Radio – Episode #4 Goes LIVE Today At 2pm EST

WrestleChat Radio goes LIVE today at 2pm EST over on the Fan Junkies Radio Networking via Blog Talk Radio. Join your hosts Jonathan Ragus and Jim Williams (fill-in for Brett Clendaniel) as they talk ALL things professional wrestling. JR and Jim will discuss DDP’s “House of Accountability” and whether Scott Hall can succeed the way Jake “The Snake” Roberts has thus far....
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