– Daniel Bryan became the new WWE Champion by defeating Randy Orton cleanly in the main event of Sunday’s WWE Night of Champions pay-per-view.
– Ryback interfered during the CM Punk vs. Curtis Axel & Paul Heyman handicap elimination match on behalf of Heyman at Sunday’s Night of Champions pay-per-view event. Axel had already been eliminated from the match when Punk was working over Heyman. Ryback came out and put out Punk, then picked up Heyman to cover Punk. Ryback then carried Heyman to the back.