Chris Jericho Tag

The August 20th WWE RAW did a 3.14 rating with 4.47 million viewers, up from the previous week. The show opened with Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman at a 2.97 rating, significantly higher than usual. In the segment breakdown, the six-man match with R-Truth, Kofi Kingston and Sin Cara vs. Darren Young, Titus O’Neil and Cody Rhodes gained 9,000 viewers. The Ryback squash and backstage segment with Dolph Ziggler and Chris Jericho gained 198,000 viewers. The Alberto Del Rio segment gained 33,000 viewers while Del Rio vs. Randy Orton gainedRead More
- People were saying their goodbyes to Chris Jericho over the weekend at SummerSlam and last night’s RAW. Jericho’s attitude about leaving was mostly nonchalant as he was telling people he had other goals to reach and that he would be back to WWE. – As noted before, Jim Ross recently filmed a sitdown interview with CM Punk and Steve Austin for the WWE ’13 video game. The interview was designed to be like the Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels DVD interview from last year. Austin and Punk talked aboutRead More
- Dolph Ziggler responded to Chris Jericho’s earlier tweets after RAW: “@IAmJericho you are one of the best ever & im better just for being in the ring with you, but its just my time” – WWE’s website also caught up with Chris Jericho after RAW last night. Jericho said it was surreal that he was leaving the company he has given his all to. Jericho added that he doesn’t want to leave but will have to devote his energy into other things. Jericho said hopefully it won’t be longRead More
Chris Jericho’s contract was “terminated” on this week’s episode of WWE Raw. Dolph Ziggler beat Chris Jericho, “terminating” Jericho’s WWE contract. As the storyline goes, AJ Lee made the SummerSlam rematch in that if Ziggler won, Jericho’s WWE contract was terminated. If Jericho won, he would receive Ziggler’s Money in the Bank title shot. Jericho is being written off television as he is leaving the company to tour with his band Fozzy in reality.Read More

Posted On August 20, 2012By StaffIn News

Superstars & Divas Comment On Brock Lesnar Defeating Triple H

Several WWE superstars and divas tweeted their reactions to the Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H match at Summerslam the news that Brock Lesnar “broke Triple H’s arm.” Here’s what the following people said about the situation: Chris Jericho: #SummerSlam was amazing! Great match w @HEELZiggler and I proved my point! And if that was HHH last stand…what a way to go out! #truewarrior Mark Henry: Triple h and Brock was very good I expected such a match.H is long from done gladiators die in the ring.That man is not deadRead More
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- Injured WWE Superstar Evan Bourne says he is looking forward to challenging new United States Champion Antonio Cesaro upon returning. He tweeted: “Congrats to the new United States Champion @AntonioCesaro! I can’t wait to heal up and challenge you. USA! Chants? Very likely!” – PWInsider reports that WWE stars recorded their voice-overs for the new Scooby Doo movie while in Los Angeles for SummerSlam this past weekend. – Revolver Magazine has named Fozzy’s Sin And Bones their album of the week, Chris Jericho revealed on Twitter today.Read More

Posted On August 19, 2012By StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blogs His WWE SummerSlam Pay-Per-View Predictions

Jim Ross has posted a new blog featuring his SummerSlam pay-per-view predictions. Here are some highlights. Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H: Really anxious for HHH-Lesnar. Very personal issue. Won’t be a pretty match..nothing fancy. I see physicality, aggression & a battle of wills. HHH might be the best game planner ever. He’ll need it. Don’t think Brock will make same mistakes he did vs Cena. Show ender? TBD. CM Punk vs. John Cena vs. The Big Show: Triple Threat bouts unpredictable and not a favorite of most wrestlers. I seeRead More

Posted On August 18, 2012By StaffIn News

WWE Teasing That Chris Jericho Won’t Be 100% For SummerSlam Match

After attacks from Dolph Ziggler and Alberto Del Rio on last night’s WWE SmackDown, WWE has a new article up about Chris Jericho not being 100% for his SummerSlam match against Ziggler on Sunday. WWE wrote: “What is Jericho’s physical status after sustaining such extensive damage? How will it come into play at SummerSlam? If Jericho is at less than 100 percent, which is likely, he might not be able to overcome one of WWE’s most talented and most merciless rising stars. Can Jericho dig deep and win a “bigRead More
- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross confirmed that he will be at the WWE RAW from Oklahoma City on October 1st. No word yet if JR will appear on TV but likely will make an appearance for the live crowd. Tickets for the OKC RAW are on sale now. – Some fans may have noticed a welt on the neck of Chris Jericho during last night’s WWE SmackDown broadcast. Jericho noted that he got the mark when The Miz threw him under the bottom rope on Monday’s RAW. –Read More
With only 2 days until their match at Sunday’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view, Dolph Ziggler has posted another video on Tout hyping his match against Chris Jericho: Chris Jericho has responded to Ziggler’s tout with the following message and picture: “Saw @HEELZiggler Touted another angry message. Here’s my retort… #bowlofspaghetti”Read More

Posted On August 15, 2012By StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Final Possible Card For Sunday’s WWE SummerSlam PPV

Following much speculation, WWE named Sheamus’ opponent for SummerSlam at Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings. Here is what looks to be the final card for Sunday with Brodus Clay vs. Damien Sandow being a likely addition. WWE Championship Match Big Show vs. John Cena vs. CM Punk World Heavyweight Championship Match Alberto Del Rio vs. Sheamus Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H WWE Intercontinental Championship Match Rey Mysterio vs. The Miz WWE Tag Team Championship Match Titus O’Neil & Darren Young vs. Kofi Kingston & R-Truth Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler Kane vs.Read More
- Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during last night’s RAW were Pauly D, Chris Jericho, Piper’s Pit, Primetime Players, Sin Cara, Tensai, Sakamoto, We Want Tables, Beth Phoenix, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Brock Lesnar and Damien Sandow. – Chris Jericho wrote that it was a dream come true to appear on Piper’s Pit with Roddy Piper at RAW last night. That was Jericho’s first-ever appearance in Piper’s Pit. – John Cena vs. Big Show in a No DQ match is being advertised for the October 15thRead More

Posted On August 11, 2012By StaffIn News

Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler Announced For WWE SummerSlam

Chris Jericho vs. Dolph Ziggler at SummerSlam was announced on Friday’s episode of SmackDown. Jericho was expected to work through SummerSlam before leaving to tour with his band Fozzy. WWE SummerSlam will take place Sunday, August 19, 2012 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have live coverage here at More
While recapping Monday’s episode of Raw for Maria Menounos’ media network, former WWE performer Maria Kanellis used the open forum to cryptically remark about Kelly Kelly’s personal life. The WWE Diva appeared on Raw for the first time in over two months and scored a singles match victory over Eve following a surprise hurricanrana. “There was a lot of speculation that [Kelly Kelly] was leaving for good. So they must have come to terms on her contract and she’s still here,” Kanellis states. Co-host Josh Padgett and special guestRead More
Chris Jericho spoke with about his latest WWE run, his band’s new CD, his future plans and more. Here are some highlights: His latest WWE run and if wrestling is still as fun for him: “If it wasn’t fun for me I wouldn’t do it, you know? I took time off on the ‘Chasing the Grail’ tour and once that tour was done it was time to move forward doing a new record and my job as a singer is to write the lyrics and to sing on theRead More
- WWE Diva Eve Torres posted a Tout video this week announcing that she has earned the second stripe on her blue belt in jiu-jitsu. Eve is also celebrating another milestone – 500,000 followers on Twitter. – Chris Jericho is featured in the new issue of Men’s Fitness magazine. Apparently the article looks at Jericho’s use of Yoga, possibly Diamond Dallas Page’s DDPYOGA. – Zack Ryder continues to poke fun at himself for not getting RAW matches and being forced to perform on Superstars. He wrote last night: “I’m prettyRead More
- WWE Champion CM Punk wrote the following on Twitter about his upcoming WWE DVD release: “Got a real special trick up my sleeve for my fans regarding my DVD. Going to be fun. #Chicago” – have already slashed prices on the DVD and Blu-ray with a pre-order price guarantee and eligible for free Super Saver Shipping. You can order or view the DVD by clicking here. – Chris Jericho wrote on Twitter that his favorite WWE stars currently on the roster are The Miz, Dolph Ziggler and DamienRead More
- Chris Jericho and Zack Ryder were teaming up at this weekend’s RAW live events to face Dolph Ziggler and WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz. Ryder commented on Twitter: “@IAmJericho was on my birthday cake when I was in 9th grade…tonight he was my tag team partner. #JeriBro” – Eve Torres, who previously worked for John Laurinaitis in the storylines, was denied employment by both Booker T and AJ Lee this past week on RAW and SmackDown. AJ wrote to Booker on Twitter this weekend: “Congratulations to fellow new GMRead More
- When JBL teased on his Twitter that he would return to commentating on SmackDown, a fan said that it needed to happen, JBL replied, “you never know. Just having fun on Twitter, but if job was offered to me-would be very tempting…. Smackdown job would be great, but hasn’t been offered so no plans as of now.” – Michael Cole responded to JBL’s message regarding him coming back to Smackdown, writing on his Twitter, “I am sure they have a spot for you at nxt and fcw. Enjoy learningRead More