Recap of SummerSlam. Bryan beat Cena cleanly for the WWE Championship. Orton came out with his MITB case. Triple H hit the pedigree on Bryan and Orton cashed in his MITB case to win the WWE Championship from Bryan. On RAW Trip, Steph, McMahon and Orton were in the ring showing their power and ego. Bryan out, but The Shield, outside the ring, took out Bryan. Finally Bryan made it to the ring only to eat an RKO. McMahon, Orton, Trip and Steph stood over Bryan, arms raised. Trip said he did it to ensure the future of the WWE.
In Ring Segment
Vickie – Welcome to Friday night Smackdown! On behalf of the entired McMahon Family as I’ve cleared the air with Trip since leaving RAW, I’m excited to introduce your new WWE Champion, Randy Orton!
Orton out, moving more slowly and arrogantly than when he was face. Vickie meets him on the ramp, shakes his hands with a big smile. Orton heads to the ring. Orton up on the corner, poses with the strap and looks a bit pissy. His music ends to most...