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– Jim Ross has updated his official blog where he talks about his last few days with NXT and his role there.
– WWE.com has an article up wondering who provided Vince McMahon with the footage that showed Paul Heyman was working with The Shield and Brad Maddox. They speculate it could be one of The Shield’s victims, Maddox’s photographer Carson or someone else. It sounds like they’re setting up for a surprise reveal.
– The Rock posted the following post on his Twitter account:
“Thank U @WWE Superstars for the awesome welcoming me back & getting the “big picture” plan. You’re true locker room leaders! #RoadToMania”
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Look at Vince McMahon going back to the ‘Attitude Era’ with this pre-surgery photo! Right as the chairman was about to go under the knife for hip surgery he flips the bird at the camera man with a big sh*t eating grin on his face.
For those who weren’t tuned into Monday Night Raw last week, Brock Lesnar made his presence felt with a massive F5 to McMahon at the end of the show...
As noted before, Vince McMahon had hip surgery on Friday. WWE says he had it on Monday but he was backstage at RAW last night on crutches. WWE tweeted the following photo of Vince in the hospital right before the operation:
– WWE will tape Main Event and SmackDown tomorrow night in Jacksonville, Florida.
– On the weekend WWE house show events, CM Punk demanded to be announced as “The People’s Champion.” This will likely play into The Rock/CM Punk ongoing feud.
– Paul Heyman has posted video and photos of his match with Ryback at the December 27 WWE live event on his Heyman Hustle website...
- WWE TV personality Renee Young made her debut as a backstage RAW interviewer last night in a WWE App video with Matt Striker and Zack Ryder. Renee has been working on the WWE pay-per-view pre-shows as well as WWE Bottom Line, Experience and Vintage Collection.
- As noted before, Vince McMahon had hip surgery on Friday. WWE says he had it on Monday but he was backstage at RAW last...
Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
– With Team Rhodes Scholars announcing on Friday’s SmackDown that they will no longer be teaming together, it appears another WWE tag team could be splitting up soon. The Prime Time Players could also be splitting up. There has been talk of Titus O’Neil going off on his own as Vince McMahon is a big fan of his. It’s unknown what this...
- WWE officials have been pleased with new announcer Tony Dawson's progress. We may see him getting more of a prominent role soon.
- Titus O'Neil has been discussed for a singles push. This would likely mean a major de-push for his current tag team partner Darren Young. Vince McMahon has been high on Titus for some time now.
- Regarding a feud between Goldust and Cody Rhodes...
According to a report, the plan is for the WWE app tonight to run for around three to five minutes of live backstage video once the show ends and continue to broadcast during commercial breaks. This is all part of the WWE Active service on the free app.
As noted earlier, Miz TV featuring special guest Paul Heyman is scheduled to open tonight’s 2/4 WWE RAW in Atlanta. Brock Lesnar...
– Unless plans change (and they always do!), tonight’s RAW will open with Paul Heyman appearing on Miz TV, explaining Brock Lesnar’s return and the attack that led to Vince McMahon’s “broken pelvis”.
– R-Truth is headed to Qatar to promote WWE’s upcoming tour there.
– Zack Ryder has released his song “Hoeski” on iTunes.
- Tonight’s WWE RAW takes place from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Confirmed to make appearances tonight are Brock Lesnar, Chris Jericho and Rey Mysterio. It’s likely Triple H will be appearing also. One star who is not advertised for tonight’s show is WWE Champion The Rock.
No matches have been announced for tonight but CM Punk and Dolph Ziggler vs. John Cena and...