Bob Backlun Returns To WWE, New Interactive RAW Features



- Bob Backlund made his return to WWE on Monday’s Raw Supershow. Backlund made Heath Slater tap out in the Crossface chickenwing, after Slater lost his Money in the Bank qualifying match against Sin Cara. Backlund’s appearance is part of WWE bringing in past talent to celebrate the build to the 1000th episode of Raw on July 23, 2012.

- A commercial aired during RAW that hyped the interactive features coming to the show, beginning with the 1,000th episode on July 23rd. The commercial promoted WWE’s Facebook page, Twitter account, YouTube channels and stated “One of the most widespread social networks in the universe rises to a whole new level.” Fans will be able to “help create Raw” and will be encouraged to use Twitter, Shazam and Tout, a new WWE app where fans can record videos and share them on RAW. The concept is called #Rawactive.



Recent Posts

Backstage News On CM Punk’s WWE Status, UFC’s Chael Sonnen On Punk Walking Out

Backstage News On CM Punk's WWE Status, UFC's Chael Sonnen On Punk Walking Out

We noted before that WWE was selling new CM Punk merchandise at WrestleMania Week in New Orleans. Pu...

HHH Reportedly Suffers Injury At WrestleMania, Original Plans For Divas Title At Extreme Rules

HHH Reportedly Suffers Injury At WrestleMania, Original Plans For Divas Title At Extreme Rules

- Triple H suffered some kind of muscle injury in the match with Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania XXX, w...

Why Vince McMahon Nixed Four-Way Match From WWE Raw, News On Intercontinental Tournament

Why Vince McMahon Nixed Four-Way Match From WWE Raw, News On Intercontinental Tournament

As noted earlier today, a tournament to crown a new #1 contender to Big E's Intercontinental Title w...

WWE Star Suffers 100th Televised Loss, Latest Update On The Rock (Photo)

WWE Star Suffers 100th Televised Loss, Latest Update On The Rock (Photo)

- The North American Wrestling Rankings website, which has kept track of TV records and rankings sin...

Plans For Rusev At WWE Extreme Rules, Major Network Expected To Make Play For Renee Young

Plans For Rusev At WWE Extreme Rules, Major Network Expected To Make Play For Renee Young

- Time permitting, Alexander Rusev is scheduled to have a squash match at the WWE Extreme Rules pay-...