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WWE continues to tease The Undertaker’s return in an featured item on their website and Facebook page which asks if Undertaker will compete at WrestleMania, which is followed by ‘Taker related links.
The headline reads, “Deadman Cometh?UNDERTAKER RISES AGAIN” and includes the following small blurb:
“The WWE Universe is abuzz with anticipation on when the legendary Phenom will return to television screens. Reacquaint yourself with the revered icon now.”
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The Undertaker returned on Old School Raw and CM Punk defeated Orton, Big Show and Sheamus to earn a match with him at Wrestlemania.
The following image was sent to us by Twitter user Charles Grunzweig. The picture is reportedly from earlier today outside of Buffalo’s First Niagara Center, the home of tonight’s RAW. The image shows The Undertaker getting out of a vehicle and entering the arena.
The Undertaker's 20-0 Streak will be on the line at WrestleMania XXIX. The next man to attempt to defeat the Deadman will be CM Punk, who won a Fatal Fourway match featuring Sheamus, the Big Show and Randy Orton.
Taker looked like a cross between Emperor Palpatine and Super Shredder (sorry, Kevin Nash). He didn't do anything other than stare down the Second City Saint...
- Triple H commented on tomorrow’s show, writing on Twitter, “Can’t wait to be on #Raw tomorrow, with @RicFlairNatrBoy, New Age Outlaws….. #OldSchoolRaw”
- WWE continues to tease The Undertaker’s return in an featured item on their website and Facebook page which asks if Undertaker will compete at WrestleMania, which is followed by ‘Taker related links.
Before I even get into the two spoilers, take these with an absolute grain of salt, specifically the first note.
ProWrestling.net is reporting that The Undertaker is, indeed, in Buffalo for tonight’s RAW and has been spotted by multiple fans at the airport. It should also be noted that the Undertaker was in Nashville for RAW 2 weeks ago but never appeared on the show.
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross published a new blog entry at JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights.
Last night’s Raw: “Old School Raw is one of my favorite Raw’s of the year. I enjoy seeing the veterans return to the ‘scene of the crime’ and enjoy the adulation of the live audience. I can’t explain how good that makes a body feel. It’s the same intangible that gets in...
- Kane and Daniel Bryan were in studio this morning at 106.5 WYRK in Buffalo, New York to promote tonight’s Raw event. Footage of their appearance can bee seen at WYRK.com.
- WWE NXT star Conor O’Brian tested debuting on tonight’s episode of Raw, writing on Twitter, “Tonights #Raw there will be reasoning on why some of us chose our path of certainty. #TheAscension #Oldschool...
- Sheamus tweeted the following about missing out on the chance to go for The Undertaker's Streak:
"On #OldSchoolRAW that sneak-thief Punk pinned The Viper & now faces Taker... Should be MY slot at Mania. The steak will prevail. In other news, The Undertaker now calls his streak, 'The Steak'... RKO related typo!! #horseburgers"
- Extras for the 2013 WWE...
Embedded below are several video highlights from the March 4th, 2013 episode of Raw.
The Undertaker returns to WWE
Ryback vs. Antonio Cesaro
Zack Ryder vs. Mark Henry
The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler
Hacksaw Jim Duggan vs. Jack Swagger
The Rock and John Cena are eager for their clash at WrestleMania 29
Team Hell No vs. The Prime Time Players
Brodus Clay & Tensai vs. Heath Slater...
– Jon Robinson of ESPN.com is featuring his latest WWE Power Rankings as of 3/5/13. Rounding out the top five includes CM Punk, The Undertaker, Ryback, The Rock and Triple H. To check out the full rankings, click here.
– Following the 3/4 WWE RAW on Monday night, The Undertaker vs. CM Punk is now official for WrestleMania 29 at Metlife Stadium in New Jersey on 4/7. The Undertaker...