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Several WWE Superstars commented on tonight's Extreme Rules pay-per-view event on Twitter. Here are a couple of tweets from earlier today.
I'm calling it now, @TrueKofi and Ambrose may steal the show tonight.
Seth Rollins @WWERollins
We are the uncrowned kings of a forsaken generation. Everything changes tonight. #extremerules #BelieveInTheShield
Triple H @TripleH
In St. Louis,love this town. You ready for a fight??? I am!!!!!
John Cone @WWErefJohnCone
Home State! #ExtremeRules is live from St Louis, MO TONIGHT!
The Miz @mikethemiz
Don't miss @WWE #ExtremeRules #Preshow featuring ME streaming LIVE on @YahooScreen tonight at 7:30 PM ET! http://wwe.me/l8vZE
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WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights. The Shield’s Title Wins at Extreme Rules: “Big night for The Shield as they left St. Louis with Championship Gold and not on fluke victories. WWE obviously has confidence in the three, young men whose best days lie ahead of them if they continue to evolve. Evolution takes effort and...
- The Rock spoke with CBS Cleveland reporter Chris Van Vliet to promote Fast 6 and says he's confident his last wrestling match was against John Cena at WrestleMania 29.
Rock called WrestleMania 29 a dream scenario but had this to say about his most recent run with WWE:
"The 4 month run I had in WWE was really eye opening. I was able to see a lot of young talent that are...
– WWE has posted footage of John Cena getting off his stretcher at Extreme Rules and refusing medical attention after his match with the Ryback. You can check out the video here.
– The Payback PPV is scheduled to be released on DVD on July 16th. The 2013 Money in the Bank PPV will be released on DVD on August 13th.
– George Steele will be signing his autobiography “Animal”...
- Here’s how The Rock’s 2013 movies have done as of this past weekend:
* GI Joe: Retaliation: $120,467,000
* Pain and Gain: $46,574,000
* Snitch: $42,828,000
- Tonight’s WWE TV tapings will take place from the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Confirmed for Main Event is Sin Cara vs. Wade Barrett for the Intercontinental Title and set for the SmackDown tapings is Kofi...
- Randy Orton is featured in the promotional video for WWE’s Payback pay-per-view:
- John Cena commented on being away from Twitter with this tweet today:
“Sorry I have been silent lately, had a very interesting few days with some really great people! #backtowork”
- The Rock touted the success of Fast 6, writing on Twitter:
“FAST 6 sets all time records in the UK/Ireland...
WWE has posted several backstage interviews with those involved at the WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view last night.
* The Miz said he’s tired of being on the PPV pre-show and will either win the WWE or World title by the end of the year. You can watch that here.
* WWE’s ringside doctor Michael Sampson talked about the injuries. He said Big Show was “dreary” after taking the...
- Below is footage from after last night’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view of Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose touting their victories:- WWE Hall of Famer Terry Funk has joined Twitter and can be followed at @RealTerryFunk.- Zack Ryder tweeted the following to John Cena, indicating that he wasn’t at last night’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view:“Hey @JohnCena. I heard...
– The top matches for this weekend’s WWE house shows at Western Kentucky University tonight and in Evansville, IN tomorrow night are: John Cena & Sheamus vs Ryback & Mark Henry and Alberto Del Rio vs Jack Swagger. Also scheduled to appear are The Shield, Team Hell No, Big Show, The Miz, Big E. Langston and A.J. Lee.
– The Rock has posted another update on his hernia...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.
The Shield's Title Wins at Extreme Rules: "Big night for The Shield as they left St. Louis with Championship Gold and not on fluke victories. WWE obviously has confidence in the three, young men whose best days lie ahead of them if they continue to evolve. Evolution takes effort...
Jim Ross updated his blog on Friday with predictions for Extreme Rules tonight:
* The Miz over Cody Rhodes
* Chris Jericho over Fandango
* Mark Henry over Sheamus
* The Shield over Team Hell No, with Reigns pinning Kane as the deciding fall, to win the WWE Tag Titles
* Dean Ambrose over Kofi Kingston to win the United States Title
* Randy Orton over Sheamus
* Alberto Del Rio over...
- Mark Henry may be returning as a babyface. As seen on the Extreme Rules post-show, Henry left the trainers room and said he was going home. There has been some talk for months about turning Henry face.
- At Sunday's pay-per-view, Vince McMahon was being very secretive, to even the WWE producers, about where he wanted to go with the Ryback and John Cena angle.
- It appears...
- WWE taped the following matches tonight in Kansas City to air on WWE Superstars:
* Tensai, Brodus Clay, Cameron and Naomi vs. The Bella Twins and The Usos
* Damien Sandow vs. Alex Riley.
- To open tonight's RAW, Ryback challenged John Cena to an Ambulance Match for the WWE Title at WWE's Payback pay-per-view. Michael Cole later said the match was official.
Jee-S’ MAIN EVENT AND WWE NXT REVIEW 05/15/13
Kane defeats Seth Rollins via DQ when Dean Ambrose breaks up the pin attempt by Kane on Rollins. The Shield was going for the Cerebrus Bomb but The Usos made the save.
Thoughts: It was a solid match by two very talented competitors; I just think their in-ring styles were way too different. Roman Reigns would’ve made more sense as...