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WWE Extreme Rules 2013 will be remembered for some of the strangest booking in recent memory. If you watched the show and are still wondering how a guy who walked away from a Last Man Standing Match isn't the new champion, you aren't alone.
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Redskins running back Alfred Morris joined teammate Adam Carriker and Chuck Carroll on their pro wrestling radio show, 4th & Pain.
Morris, who was awarded a WWE title belt four times as 4th & Pain Champion during his remarkable rookie campaign, made a prediction for the pay per view and it’s not good for Triple H. He says Brock Lesnar will redeem his loss at WrestleMania...
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...
- WWE announced that Kofi Kingston will get his United States Title rematch on this Friday’s SmackDown against Dean Ambrose.- After Monday’s episode of RAW went off the air, trainers continued to check up on Triple H. Triple H was asked if he remembered anything from the match and he said his entrance was it. The trainers asked him if he knew what day it was and he didn’t reply...
– 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”...
– Curtis Axel was originally going to be called just “Curt”. The name was changed just before he debuted, but the Titantron Monday night had the old name. This goes to show you how fast changes are made in WWE.
– 12 Rounds: Reloaded, starring Randy Orton, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on June 4.
– Mick Foley’s comedy tour will take him to Edmonton and Alberta, Canada...
- 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...
- Below is the final card for tonight's WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view. Remember to join us at 7:30pm EST for live coverage beginning with the pre-show. We will also have live post-show coverage.
Last Man Standing Match for the WWE Title
Ryback vs. John Cena
I Quit Contenders Match
Alberto Del Rio vs. Jack Swagger
WWE United States Title Match
Dean Ambrose vs. Kofi Kingston...
- 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...
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...
- 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.
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...