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WWE NXT star Bray Wyatt, the former Husky Harris, suffered a torn pec back in June and was reported that he would be out of action for around six months. Wyatt took to Twitter Wednesday night and revealed that he will be returning to NXT at the September 20th tapings from Full Sail University. Wyatt teased that he will be bringing some new faces with him: “Do you believe? The wait is almost over……..” “September the 20th. Full sail university #returnOfWyatt” “Time to change the world. I will no longerRead More
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- On Monday afternoon, WWE announced that “Brock Lesnar broke Triple H’s arm” at SummerSlam. This is another indication that last night was not the last we’ve seen of this feud and WWE is likely building up to a Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H rematch. – “WWE” was the second most-searched item on Google on Sunday in the U.S. with about 100,000 searches. This is on par with how previous big WWE PPVs have performed and includes searches for “SummerSlam”, “WWE” and other WWE-related phrases (like wrestler names). – AsRead More
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- Billy Gunn was evaluating talents at last night’s WWE NXT tapings in Full Sail University. We noted before that Gunn was at FCW working with the talents last week and it was previously reported that Gunn impressed WWE officials at RAW 1000 to the point where it was speculated that he may wrestle another match on WWE TV in the future. – Wade Barrett wrestled his second match since returning from injury at Thursday’s SmackDown live event in Tokyo, Japan. He defeated Justin Gabriel. A fan in attendance notedRead More
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- Days after AJ Lee was named the new RAW General Manager, no new GM was announced for the SmackDown brand. WWE’s website currently has a new feature up asking if Friday nights really needs a General Manager or not. – Several FCW wrestlers have wrote how amazing the mood was at Thursday night’s NXT TV tapings at Full Sail University where the first-ever NXT Champion was crowned. Reports from the previous set of tapings noted how professional the environment is at the NXT tapings. Triple H continues to receiveRead More
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As PWMania.com previously reported, Seth Rollins became the first-ever WWE NXT Champion at Thursday’s tapings in Full Sail University, defeating Jinder Mahal. WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel did the ring announcing for the match and after it was over, Dusty Rhodes presented him with the belt while Triple H came to the ring to congratulate him. After Triple H came down, the rest of the NXT babyface wrestlers came down to join in on the celebration. The entire roster, including Hall of Famers in attendance, watched the match fromRead More
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Posted On July 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE NXT *Spoiler* – The First Ever WWE NXT Champion Crowned

The first ever WWE NXT Champion was crowned Thursday night at the NXT tapings from Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL. Seth “Tyler Black” Rollins defeated WWE star Jinder Mahal to win the first-ever WWE NXT World Title. Mahal has been working in FCW recently. Howard Finkel was the announcer for the match. The Fink did the ring introductions and announced the “NEW WWE NXT Champion” line to the delight of the crowd. After Rollins won the title, WWE agent Dusty Rhodes, Triple H and the entire WWE NXTRead More
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- WWE will tape another round of NXT tonight from the Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The only WWE Superstar confirmed for tonight’s tapings is Big Show for the dark main event. As usual, Jim Ross will be on hand for commentary and the WWE Divas will be featured. We will have full spoilers later this evening. Tonight’s tapings will see the first-ever WWE NXT Champion crowned as Seth Rollins takes on SmackDown’s Jinder Mahal in a tournament final. Rollins is calling it the biggest match of hisRead More
- WWE officials are reportedly very happy with the NXT tapings at Full Sail University so far. The feeling is that they have something really special going. One WWE employee who attended the last tapings was very impressed with the way everything ran. PWMania.com has uploaded exclusive photos of the WWE NXT title belt which you can view by clicking here or checking out our backstage specials. – Scott Hall’s son Cody will make his in-ring debut for the Belleview Pro Wrestling promotion in Belleview, Florida this Saturday. Scott willRead More
- The Rock noted on Twitter that he has been on an insane training and diet regimen to prepare for Fast 6 filming which begins in a few weeks. The Rock also promised again that he will re-capture the WWE Title. – Following last night’s WWE NXT tapings, Jim Ross took a flight to Waterloo, Iowa for the big wrestling tryouts in conjunction with the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame weekend. Ross will be evaluating talents with WWE’s Gerald Brisco. – Alex Riley defeated Antonio Cesaro inRead More

Posted On July 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Videos: Scotty 2 Hotty Returns To WWE At NXT Tapings

As PWMania.com previously reported, Scotty 2 Hotty made a WWE return at Thursday’s NXT television tapings from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. WWE continued the Heath Slater storyline, having him call out 1990s stars, which led to Hotty returning and defeating Slater in a singles match with the Worm. Hotty danced the Worm after the match.Read More

Posted On July 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Exclusive Photos Of The New WWE NXT Championship Belt

WWE revealed the NXT title belt at Thursday’s TV taping from Full Sail University in Florida. The main plate of the NXT title belt features a big yellow “X” for NXT.Read More

Posted On July 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Scotty 2 Hotty Returns To WWE At NXT Tapings

Scotty 2 Hotty made a WWE return at Thursday’s NXT television tapings from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. WWE continued the Heath Slater storyline, having him call out 1990s stars, which led to Hotty returning and defeating Slater in a singles match with the Worm. Hotty danced the Worm after the match.Read More

Posted On July 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Competitors In The WWE NXT Championship Tournament Revealed

The following wrestlers are competing in the NXT Title tournament: * Bo Dallas * Richie Steamboat * Leo Kruger * Jinder Mahal * Seth Rollins * Drew McIntyre * Michael McGillicutty * Justin Gabriel The tapings are currently ongoing at Full Sail University in Florida.Read More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE May Crown A New NXT Champion With A Tournament

WWE will tape more episodes of the new NXT this Thursday night at Full Sail University in Florida. In his latest blog on jrsbarbq.com, NXT announcer Jim Ross says there is talk of having a tournament to crown the first-ever WWE NXT Champion. Ross wrote: “There is talk of having a tournament to crown a NXT Champion which, if and when it is held, could create some amazing opportunities for several young athletes looking to get noticed with the hopes of making it to a Raw or Smackdown WWE roster.”Read More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Backstage News On X-Pac Appearing At The 1,000th WWE RAW

It is being reported that Sean Waltman is unlikely to appear at the 1,000th RAW. Two sources within the company say that Waltman is considered to be a serious liability for several reasons and his chances of being used are “slim to none.” One source said that Waltman showed up uninvited to the NXT tapings at Full Sail University and began giving unsolicited advice to the talent. “He was browbeating the talent,” the source said, “and you just can’t show up without an invitation and do that crap.” He wasRead More
- The Bright House Network in Florida will begin airing the new season of WWE NXT once the current run of FCW TV ends. No word yet if they will start with the Full Sail University shows that were taped several weeks ago or the most recent ones from this past Thursday. One big upgrade is that the new NXT shows are shot in full HD as the old FCW TV shows weren’t. – Ryback’s victims on last night’s WWE SmackDown were Northeast independent wrestlers. Ari Cohen was played byRead More
- Chris Jericho continued his suspension countdown on Twitter this morning, tweeting, “Willie Aames and Adam Rich were the stars of 70s sitcom “8 Is Enough.” Whatever happened to them? #datedreference” – Jim Ross commented on Twitter about last night’s WWE NXT tapings at Full Sail University, tweeting, “Enjoyed working w/ @RealKingRegal & Byron Saxton on NXT. I appeared on each show and helped w/ the main events. Back in Orlando July 12.” – Triple H appeared before the live crowd at last night’s WWE NXT tapings from Full SailRead More

Posted On June 14, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Several Main WWE Roster Stars Spotted At NXT Tapings

David Otunga, Drew McIntyre, Percy Watson, and Tamina Snuka have been spotted around Full Sail University in Florida for tonight’s WWE NXT TV tapings. WWE stars already advertised for the taping include Sheamus, Sin Cara, Hunico and Camacho. (Source: PWTorch.com)Read More

Posted On June 14, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE NXT: Redemption Ends; William Regal Comments, NXT Future

- WWE wrapped up the NXT: Redemption season with Wednesday’s show. The new season of NXT, which was filmed at Full Sail University recently, will debut next week on WWE’s website. No word yet what WWE will tape next Tuesday night before SmackDown. – William Regal wrote the following on Twitter about the season ending: “I’d like to thank everyone involved in NXT redemption.Its been a great learning experience for me.Thanks to Todd,Jack,Josh and Matt for putting up with my nonsense.To all the young superstars I hope you learned fromRead More