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Posted On May 2, 2012By Jonathan FisherIn Columns

Backing Up John Cena: The Man Deserves More Respect

John Cena. A man of great integrity, passion, dedication and a love for the sport he became accustomed to at an early age. His road to WWE and during the courses of nature, he became the face of the company. To which many disregarded him as someone who couldn’t handle being the top dog. A lot of criticism came his way and never did he give up. It is more than just a saying on a t-shirt, but a way of life. This is why John Cena is and shouldRead More

Posted On May 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Brock Lesnar & John Cena; Lesnar’s Future

As noted before, Brock Lesnar was told he would be losing to John Cena at Extreme Rules several weeks back. Lesnar has made it clear that he’s about the money, not the ego, and if they want him to lose, he has no problem with it as long as they play fair with him. According to sources, it was made clear to Cena and Lesnar that their feud would be a one-match program. Officials felt that Lesnar could leave at any time and they needed their top guy getting theRead More

Posted On May 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Speculates Lesnar May Take Legal Action Against The Board

WWE’s website has a new storyline article up looking at whether or not the Board of Directors may take action against Brock Lesnar for his attack on Triple H this past Monday. They speculate that Lesnar’s release papers may be on their way but Lesnar’s camp may take legal action because of contract demands previously made by John Laurinaitis. They wrote: “Adding one further wrinkle is the revised contract that Laurinaitis agreed to during the April 23 edition of Raw. Among the new terms approved by the GM was aRead More
As seen on RAW, WWE temporarily wrote Brock Lesnar out of the storylines by having his contract status “up in the air” following the attack on Triple H in the opener. WWE’s announcers stressed that Lesnar’s future is in doubt with the company. WWE only has Lesnar for several dates per month and will have to come up with creative ways to keep him in and out of the storylines. We noted earlier that Brock Lesnar had a meltdown backstage after his loss to John Cena at Extreme Rules. LesnarRead More

Posted On May 1, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE ‘Update’ On Triple H After Brock Lesnar Attack On Raw

WWE’s website has an article up looking at possible consequences for Brock Lesnar after he attacked Triple H on last night’s RAW Supershow from Dayton, Ohio. They point out that Lesnar was escorted from the building by security and may be suspended or fined for attacking the COO. Here’s the official storyline injury update on Triple H: “According to WWE doctor Dr. Chris Amann, Triple H’s arm was placed in a hold that created a tremendous amount of torque on his upper arm and elbow. “He has a non-displaced fractureRead More
There was a huge backstage blow-up involving Brock Lesnar following Sunday’s WWE Extreme Rules PPV, according to Mike Johnson of PWInsider. Several sources stated that Lesnar lost it on a number of WWE officials and started to rip apart the dressing room. He was apparently upset over the John Cena promo that ended the pay-per-view. Reports claim that the original plan was for Cena to be so beaten that he would have to be carried out of the building, despite winning the match. This would of left it open forRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blogs On Lesnar vs. Cena At Extreme Rules & More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog section of JRsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: – On Extreme Rules: “WWE Extreme Rules in Chicago on PPV delivered a stellar product Sunday night. I thoroughly enjoyed the presentation and watched the last match while STANDING in my living room. Yep, I’m still a fan and loved what I saw in the physically demanding final bout. I had to get out of my chair and walk around.” – I’m still of the belief that it is merely a matter ofRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Speculates Laurinaitis May Have Repercussions For Cena

WWE’s website has a new article up today looking at John Cena’s speech following the win over Brock Lesnar at Extreme Rules. They speculate that Lesnar’s Kimura Lock submission may put Cena out of action for some time but tease repercussions from John Laurinaitis and say doctors are running tests on Cena before tonight’s show. Here’s part of what they wrote: “There could also be repercussions from the fallout. Executive Vice President of Talent Relations and General Manager of Raw and SmackDown John Laurinaitis was forced to bend to allRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena Says He Will Be At Tonight’s WWE Raw Supershow

John Cena confirmed on Twitter this morning that he will be at tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow from Dayton, Ohio. Brock Lesnar has also been confirmed and will react to the loss at Extreme Rules. Cena wrote: “Making medical rounds now to find out what is up. I will be on #RAW to let everyone know. #nevergiveup”Read More

Posted On April 30, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News, Videos

Video: John Cena’s WWE Extreme Rules Post-Match Promo

Thanks to PWMania.com reader Jon for sending in this video of John Cena’s promo after his match with Brock Lesnar at last night’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view:Read More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage Reaction To WWE Extreme Rules Main Events, SD News

- WWE will tape SmackDown this week from Toledo, Ohio. This is the same city last year where the non-camera side was only filled about two rows deep and there were only about 2,700 fans in attendance. The advance for this week’s tapings is a lot stronger than last year. For this year’s tapings, the lower bowl is already completely sold out and that’s at a $10 higher per ticket price than last year. – The general consensus backstage last night at Extreme Rules was the pay-per-view came off well.Read More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For WWE Raw Supershow; Brock Lesnar & More

The fallout from WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view will continue at tonight’s RAW Supershow from Wright State University’s Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio. As noted before, the only thing confirmed for tonight’s show is an angle with Triple H and John Laurinaitis. Brock Lesnar will be on tonight’s RAW Supershow and there was talk that he may wrestle a match but that’s not confirmed. As of this writing, WWE is still advertising John Cena for RAW but after the way Extreme Rules ended, it remains to be seen if Cena willRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Praises Cena & Lesnar, Heyman Commentary On CM Punk’s DVD

- Jim Ross gave props to John Cena and Brock Lesnar after their Extreme Rules match tonight: “Credit also goes to Brock Lesnar in a losing effort. Loved his offense. Cena endured an amazing beating. Both men are legit beasts.” – WWE Champion CM Punk revealed in an interview this weekend that Paul Heyman will be going to WWE headquarters in a few weeks to sit down with Punk and do commentary on some of his matches. The footage will be for Punk’s WWE DVD that comes out soon. HeymanRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena Cuts Post-Match Promo, Hints At Leaving For A While

During John Cena’s match with Brock Lesnar, he appeared to have injured his left arm at WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view. While heading to the back, Cena told officials that he couldn’t move his arm, but he knows it’s not torn. After defeating the former UFC heavyweight champion at tonight’s event, Cena took the mic and addressed the crowd, hinting that he may be leaving for awhile: “I’m probably going to get sent home for speaking when I’m not spoken to, but I think I’m headed home anyway,” Cena said afterRead More

Posted On April 29, 2012By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – Extreme Boredom

Like the One Count Kickout Facebook Page Follow @OneCountKickout People have been wondering where I’ve been.  I’ve been getting emails, tweets and messages on Facebook asking me what I’ve thought about the post-Wrestlemania / Brock Lesnar era taking place on WWE television these days. I haven’t been answering.  I haven’t been saying much.  I haven’t been too interested in what’s going on.  Frankly, I’ve been finding it hard to watch anything WWE lately.  I haven’t been caring. I’m well aware that Brock Lesnar has come back, and yes I’ve tunedRead More

Posted On April 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Final Line-up For Tonight’s WWE Extreme Rules PPV; Brock Lesnar

Following this week’s edition of WWE Smackdown, here’s the final lineup for tonight’s WWE Extreme Rules: Extreme Rules Match * Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena WWE Championship Chicago Street Fight * CM Punk (c) vs. Chris Jericho World Heavyweight Championship Two of Three Falls Match * Sheamus (c) vs. Daniel Bryan Falls Count Anywhere * Randy Orton vs. Kane WWE Intercontinental Championship * Big Show (c) vs. Cody Rhodes (Stipulation TBD on PPV pre-show via spin of the wheel.) WWE Divas Championship * Nikki Bella (c) vs. Beth Phoenix WWERead More

Posted On April 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Daniel Bryan Discusses WWE Extreme Rules, Brock Lesnar & More

- As previously reported, Daniel Bryan recently spoke with The Baltimore Sun to promote Sunday’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view. Here are a few highlights: His 18 second loss at WrestleMania 28: “I actually thought the people might enjoy [the quick match]. It was something really different, [to start WrestleMania like that]. The whole situation is very unusual. I’m just happy that the people have gotten behind me. It’s really incredible.” Sunday’s match against Sheamus: “Hopefully this [match] doesn’t end in 36 seconds. I’m hoping that we can go out thereRead More

Posted On April 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Batista’s Announcement, JR On Why Lesnar Returned

- We noted a few weeks back that Batista was promising a big announcement from his manager Johnny Ryan Jr. Batista wrote this week that the announcement will be coming in May and that 2012 is about to get “real.” Batista’s manager wrote the following this week: “Closing these deals for @DaveBautista with the suits. Will be able to announce soon and it will be worth the wait!” – Jim Ross wrote the following on Twitter today about why Brock Lesnar has returned to WWE: “Brock Lesnar is back inRead More

Posted On April 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: Cena vs. Lesnar At Extreme Rules, WWE Developmental

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: – FCW records three, one hour TV shows tonight at 7. I expect all three shows to feature some outstanding main events. For these kids, every match in every segment is imperative. Love the sense of urgency that these broadcasts produce for young talents looking to earn the opportunity to move up to WWE. These kids are being trained well by some dedicated individuals. I like this group as I feel theirRead More