WWE taped this week’s edition of WWE Smackdown tonight from the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Thanks to WNW & readers Boomer Tesch, Chad Casper and James Kloetzke for providing us with text-message updates. Below are full results:
* Percy Watson b. Chavo Guerrero in a 5 minute match after hitting a neckbreaker.
* Members of the Green Bay Packers are in attendance as reported earlier. Linebacker Clay Matthews has a title belt.
* The show opens with red carpet and baloons in the ring. Alberto Del Rio comes out and cuts a promo about how it is his destiny to be World Heavyweight Champion. Kofi Kingston comes out and interrupts. He has a kendo stick and ends up trashing the set.
* WWE Intercontinental Champion Kofi Kingston vs. Alberto Del Rio. It’s a non-title bout as Del Rio gets Kofi to submit in his armbar submission.
* Backstage, World Heavyweight Champion Edge talks about his title defense for later tonight.
* The trailer for “The Chaperone” starring Triple H is shown.
* Justin Gabriel w/The Corre b. Vladimir Kozlov w/Santino Marella after hitting the 450 splash. The Corre lays out Kozlov and Santino after the match.
* Drew McIntyre b. Chris Masters with the Future Shock DDT. Prior to the match, McIntyre cut a promo and dedicated the match to Kelly Kelly.
* Backstage, Rey Mysterio talks Cody Rhodes and his match tonight against Wade Barrett
* Wade Barrett comes out and talks about Elimination Chamber. He says he will be World Heavyweight Champion at Wrestlemania.
* Rey Mysterio vs. Wade Barrett. Winner after a distraction from The Corre, Wade Barrett. The Corre beat up on Rey until Big Show came out and made the save. However, Show can’t fight them off for long as he ends up getting slammed by Ezekiel Jackson.
* JTG vs. Kane. Winner via chokelslam in a squash match, Kane.
* Backstage segments with LayCool then Vickie Guerrero on refereeing tonight’s World Heavyweight Championship match between Edge and Dolph Ziggler.
* WWE Divas Champion Eve vs. Layla w/Michelle McCool. Eve wins and I’m told dissension is teased with LayCool.
* Edge vs. Dolph Ziggler for the World Heavyweight Championship with Vickie Guerrero as the special guest referee. Vickie keeps fast-counting Edge, getting more heat than anyone on the show. Vickie Spears Edge and goes out with an ankle injury. Edge Spears Dolph Ziggler twice. Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews comes out wearing a referee shirt and makes the three count. After the match, he and Edge celebrate with their title belts to end the show. Huge pop for Matthews and Edge.