AW Tag

- There was a lot of sympathy over AW getting fired last week but after his series of tweets and media interviews, nobody in the company is willing to go to bat for him anymore. – People within WWE still expect Charlie Sheen to work Sunday’s SummerSlam pay-per-view but nobody talking is aware of why he hasn’t been advertised in advance. – WWE NXT Diva Paige turns 20 years old today. – WWE is inviting fans to lip sync the lyrics to Kevin Rudolf’s “Don’t Give Up” – the themeRead More
- After last week’s reports about WWE talents being upset with the Central and South American tour payoffs, we noted that WWE sent out a text message saying there was a clerical error and that new payments would be issued. That text message to the talents read like this: “There was an accounting error on the Brazil checks that we have rectified. You will be receiving a new check asap.” This text message came almost immediately after complaints were voiced by JTG, which saw him become very popular among theRead More

Posted On August 14, 2012By StaffIn News

Abraham Washington Reveals What Led To His WWE Release

Former WWE personality Brian Jossie (AW) spoke to Connecticut’s CTPost on Monday about his departure from the company and revealed that a recent tweet about Linda McMahon is what led to him being fired. The tweet in question was: “#AWPromotion$ says vote for Linda McMahon!!! The PTP’z support Linda and so should you! #voteordie4Linda” AW told the CT, post, “That’s how they show support for their employees who want to support Linda. They fire them. That’s complete bull(expletive).” Shortly after AW’s endorsement of Linda’s campaign, a WWE spokesperson sent outRead More

Posted On August 13, 2012By StaffIn News

Jim Ross Talks About AW & Ivelisse Vélez’s Releases From WWE

Jim Ross talks about the recent WWE releases of AW and WWE developmental talent Ivelisse Vélez in his latest blog. “AW’s release was unfortunate,” Ross admitted. “He’s a talented guy who made a costly mistake. One door closes another opens. I hope AW regroups and finds success. Speaking from experience, one has to put issues such as this behind them and move positively forward. I wish AW the best. “Same goes for Sofia who I really liked, too. Only advice I’d provide both talents is to move forward and dependRead More
Released WWE talent AW (Brian Jossie) says people are asking him to bash WWE but he respects the ones who still work there. Here are some of his latest tweets: “People are asking me to bash the WWE. I’m not going to do that but I will point out my discrepancies. There are too many men and women that put their lives on the line for this job. I respect all my fellow former employees. They deserve so much better. Maybe one day.” “I don’t have a bad thing toRead More

Posted On August 11, 2012By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP: My reaction to AW being fired

Normally, I don’t do weekend or breaking news columns, but something’s happened in the last 24 hours that made me feel like I had to sit down and get my thoughts out. Yesterday, WWE announced that they’d come to terms with the release of AW (Abraham Washington) and wished him all the best in his future endeavours. For those of you who don’t know the story, here goes. On the first “non-special” three-hour Raw on July 30th, Titus O’Neil was in a match with Kofi Kingston. AW (as Titus’ manager),Read More

Posted On August 11, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

Thunder’s Weekly Rundown 08/11/12

Welcome to the rundown! This week we are once again lacking in FCW, but I’ll have complete show coverage as soon as it gets uploaded to the internet. Let’s get to the shows! WWE Raw 1002 Final Thoughts: Of the three episodes of Raw that have consisted of three hours, this one was absolutely the best. We were given nine awesome matches and a handful of backstage segments that really brought together an impressive show. NXT 08/08/12 Michael McGillicutty defeats Justin Gabriel in a gold rush tournament match. Kassius OhnoRead More

Posted On August 6, 2012By Liam HindmarshIn Columns

Tea Time with Liam

Hello everybody. Liam here once again with another edition of Tea Time with Liam. Now I’m not going to bore you all about mentioning my chronic laziness and why this still hasn’t returned to a weekly column. I just want to get into the writing today. But before I do, I’d like to thank everyone who responded to my Zack Ryder column. I tried my best to respond to all of you and you have my sincere apologies if I missed you out. Okay, lets get on with the columnRead More
- For those wondering, AW is still on the road with WWE after the blunder at Monday’s RAW. He worked last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings and was still mic’d up at ringside. – Tyson Kidd wrote the following on Twitter about his feud with Tensai: “I’ve gotten under Tensai’s kanji tatted skin. Physically I’m not 100% but it’s a mental game as well.” – Chris Jericho will participate in a spoken-word event titled “Rockstars Say The Funniest Things” on November 25th in London at The Garage. Tickets are on saleRead More
- A fan in attendance at last night’s WWE live event in Jackson, Mississippi reports that either Mike DiBiase or Brett DiBiase worked the show as a referee. It’s likely Brett as he has worked for WWE developmental as a referee in the past. Brett and Mike are the brothers to injured WWE star Ted DiBiase. DiBiase’s appearance came during the WWE Tag Team Title match with Darren Young and Titus O’Neil vs. Kofi Kingston and R-Truth. Young and O’Neil hit their finishers to win the tag titles until DiBiseRead More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Finlay Back In WWE, AW Talks MITB Pre-show Match & More

- has released several new retro RAW t-shirts. You can check them out by clicking here. – As noted before, WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston and R-Truth will face Hunico and Camacho for the Money in the Bank pre-show match. AW wrote the following on Twitter about the #1 contenders, Darren Young & Titus O’Neil, not getting the title shot: “Soon as I heard the #MITB tag title match was pre-show, I immediately declined the offer. #AWPromotions is #PrimeTime not pre-show!! #PTP Hunico and C’Nacho can have atRead More
- Ric Flair’s first post-TNA appearance will be at ICP’s annual Gathering of the Juggalos weekend for Juggalo Championship Wrestling. – There’s an unconfirmed rumor going around that top independent women’s wrestlers Sara Del Rey and Mercedes Martinez recently received WWE tryouts at FCW. – There is no timetable yet for Kelly Kelly’s return to WWE TV. – A WWE Tag Team Title match with R-Truth and Kofi Kingston defending against Titus O’Neil and Darren Young is expected to be added to WWE’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view. Regarding O’NeilRead More
- Next Monday’s WWE RAW General Manager is expected to be a big name who could only be brought in for one night. Next week’s SmackDown General Manager will be decided by a battle royal on tonight’s live Great American Bash special, leaving a GM spot open for Monday’s RAW. – AW wrote the following on Twitter about having Titus O’Neil and Darren Young walk out of the eight-man match on RAW last night: “#AWPromotions don’t run from anybody! I set that match up as a feeling out process. IRead More
- Chris Jericho’s 30 day suspension for kicking the Brazilian flag at a live event in Sao Paulo last month ends today. Jericho wrote the following on his Twitter this morning: “…Zero. BREAK THE WALLS DOWN! Monday on #Raw” – The Usos stated on their Twitter that they want to reunite with Tamina Snuka, writing, “@TaminaSnuka @WWE we need u back sis. U kept us together and strong!!! The People want it.#FamilyOverEverything” The Usos, Tamina and AW have also been jawing back and forth on Twitter.Read More
- Shawn Michaels will be headed to Africa to film for his MacMillan River Adventures show at the end of July, just a few days after he reunites with Triple H for the 1,000th RAW. – AW teased on Twitter that he may be recruiting some Divas to his stable. AW will be leading Titus O’Neil and Darren Young into a WWE Tag Team Title match once R-Truth returns from injury.Read More
- WWE ring announcer Tony Chimel will be taking some time off for vacation beginning this coming weekend. – Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during RAW last night were Chris Jericho, Heath Slater, Roddy Piper, Cyndi Lauper, Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar. – As seen on RAW last night, Abraham Washington had his new team Titus O’Neil and Darren Young walk out of a match against Primo and Epico. AW explained their actions on Twitter: “”Knowing when to retreat is just as important as knowing whenRead More

Posted On June 18, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

SummerSlam Theme Song, AW Reacts, Punk-Ambrose, Cena’s Dad

- The first theme song for WWE’s 2012 SummerSlam pay-per-view is “Don’t Give Up (Rhythmic Remix)” by Kevin Rudolf. – As seen at WWE No Way Out, Abraham Washington ditched Primo, Epico and Rosa Mendes to side with new #1 contenders Titus O’Neil and Darren Young. AW wrote the following on Twitter: “AW doesn’t only stand for #AllWorld, it also stands for the #ArtofWar. The Colons were nothing but pawns and I’m the King. #CheckMate! For those of you who question my tactics, Tough S#!T, The PTP’z are the futureRead More

Posted On May 5, 2012By StaffIn News

Rosa Mendes Tweets On Signing With Abraham Washington

Rosa Mendes revealed on Twitter last night that she, Primo and Epico, have signed on to be represented by Abraham Washington’s “All World” talent agency. @LaRosaMendes We are officially signed with AW!!!!! Now we will get the respect we deserve and win back the tag team titles!!!!! @LaRosaMendes Primo, Epico & Rosa Mendes sign with A.W.’s “All World” talent agency via @wwe @LaRosaMendes Signing with AW= $$$$$ love it!!! “AW” has been shown pursuing the former tag team champions, playing up the fact that the group areRead More

Posted On April 28, 2012By StaffIn News

WWE Debut Next Week, Cesaro Makes TV Debut, The Rock-Angle

- The Rock posted a shout out to WWE’s corporate and production employees on Twitter this weekend: “To all @WWE corporate & production employees: THANK YOU. #ThatsAll” – The Rock revealed that he will be filming a fight scene with Kurt Angle on the set of Pain & Gain today. He wrote: “Big fight scene today for PAIN & GAIN w/ my boy – Olympic Gold Medalist & wrestling MACHINE @RealKurtAngle. #Boots2Asses” – WWE talent Damien Sandow will reportedly make his in-ring debut on SmackDown next week. – As seenRead More