Michael Cole Tag

– It was announced on Tuesday’s episode of NXT that the winner of the ongoing season will team up with his WWE Pro for a shot at the WWE Tag Team Championship. — John Cena and Randy Orton vs. The Miz and CM Punk with Michael Cole as the special guest referee is being advertised for the Feb. 28 Monday Night Raw at the HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York. — In a sharp contrast to her plucky underdog babyface character on the third season of NXT, AJ portrays aRead More

Posted On December 19, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Diva Cuts Her Hair Short, Cole To Referee Upcoming Matches

– WWE Diva Melina cut her hair short yesterday. Click here to view a photo of her new do. — WWE returns to the Ford Park Arena in Beaumont, Texas on Jan. 15, 2011 for a Raw live event. Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning at 10:00 a.m. via Ticketmaster. — John Cena and Randy Orton vs. Wade Barrett and The Miz with Michael Cole as the special guest referee is being advertised as the (dark match) main event for upcoming Monday Night Raw tapings. See ringside photos of TrishRead More

Posted On December 16, 2010By Owen PattersonIn News

Report: Announcer Removed From WWE Smackdown

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE Smackdown announcer Todd Grisham has been removed from the Smackdown announce team and has been replaced by Josh Matthews. Furthermore, it was suggested that Grisham should try and apply for a full-time position with the Fox Soccer Channel, which is what he does part-time. Grisham had not been on Vince McMahon’s good side in the last few months, which is why Michael Cole was added to the Smackdown team.Read More

Posted On December 14, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

2010 WWE Slammy Award Results

Below are results from the 2010 WWE Slammy Awards: Shocker of the Year! – The Nexus showing up on Raw and taking out Cena. The Despicable Me Award – CM Punk sings Happy Birthday to Aayliah. Guest Star Shining Moment of the Year – Pee-wee Herman, accepted via tape “Holy %&@*” Move of the Year – John Cena’s Attitude Adjustment on Batista from the top of a car, through the stage WWE Fan Reaction of the Year – Little girl when The Miz won the WWE Championship “Oh Snap” MeltdownRead More

Posted On December 10, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ross Report: WrestleMania Main Events, Wade Barrett, Cole

- Jim Ross has posted the latest “Ross Report” here. Below are the main highlights: Michael Cole: “Cole is evolving into an extremely obnoxious broadcaster and unless he changes his ways he will find himself in harm’s way more often than not. It’s one thing to have an opinion but when those opines take on a personal nature, one then begins to walk a thin line.” WrestleMania Main Events in Houston: “It’s hard to top Austin vs. Rock and Undertaker vs. HBK main events at the two, Houston WrestleManias. IRead More

Posted On December 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Why Michael Cole Wasn’t A Pro For NXT Season 4

- Given his new heel personality, it was rumored yesterday that Michael Cole was set to be one of the NXT Season Four Pros. The original plan was for WWE to put together a new commentary team for the show, which would have been a different combination of Josh Mathews, Todd Grisham and CM Punk. However, WWE decided to drop these plans and keep Cole on commentary and can always re-visit the idea later down the line. The decision was made yesterday afternoon.Read More

Posted On November 30, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Results

WWE Raw Results – November 29, 2010

WWE Monday Night Raw “2010 King of the Ring” edition November 29, 2010 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry “The King” Lawler and CM Punk Report by: David Stephens & Adam Martin A video package runs highlighting last week’s Raw with Randy Orton retaining the WWE Champinship over Wade Barrett only to see The Miz cash in his “Money in the Bank” briefcase to become the new WWE Champion. Angry Miz Girl made a cameo! We go live to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA where a huge displayRead More

Posted On November 23, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Miz New WWE Champ, CM Punk Joins Raw Broadcast Team

It was announced on this week’s edition of Raw that CM Punk will be on the Raw broadcast team for the foreseeable future. Punk joined Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler during this week’s Raw broadcast. WWE is using Punk on commentary because want to use him while he is out recovering from a hip injury. The Miz cashed in his Money in the Bank title shot at the end of this week’s edition of WWE Raw to win the WWE Championship from Randy Orton. Orton beat Wade Barrett in theRead More

Posted On November 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: Old School Raw, Michael Cole, Roddy Piper’s Segment

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, which you can read in its entirety at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR said about: Monday’s Old School RAW: “Even though I felt that I was a little rusty on commentary, I had a super time working with King and being back at ringside. It’s hard to simply walk away from something that’s in one’s DNA and that has been such a prominent part of one’s life for four decades. It had been 13 months since IRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jericho Takes Jab At Michael Cole, Praises JR & Piper, Goldberg

Chris Jericho posted the following tweet last night regarding Michael Cole and Jim Ross, “The difference between Jim Ross and Micheal Cole is the difference between Paul Newman and Paulie Shore…” Jericho later went on to praise Roddy Piper, “Roddy Piper is the Yoda of promos…nuff said.” Jericho also addressed the idea of Bill Goldberg being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, “Hope Goldberg gets inducted into the WWE Hall Of Fame! Why not, Valentine, Santana and Ware are in….”Read More

Posted On November 9, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Results

WWE Raw Results – November 8, 2010

Monday Night RAW Manchester, UK November 8th 2010 Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Mathews Reported by: David Stephens of WrestleView.com Have the words “bloody” and “wicked” suddenly entered your vocabulary since RAW is in the UK? Then stop questioning your heart and join me because it is time for Monday Night RAW!!! Josh Mathews is filling in for Jerry “The King” Lawler on commentary tonight, joining Michael Cole. John Cena is in the ring to kick off the show. He introduces Wade Barret as he returns home to the UK. TheRead More

Posted On November 8, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jerry Lawler Not At This Week’s WWE Raw; Commentary Change

Jerry Lawler will not be featured on tonight’s edition of WWE Raw. Michael Cole and Josh Mathews are on commentary at the Raw taping from the Manchester Evening News Arena in Manchester, England.Read More

Posted On November 3, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Current Card For WWE’s NYC MSG Event in December

As of today, the Madison Square Garden website is advertising the following card for the WWE house show event taking place at the arena on December 26th. It should be noted that WWE house show cards change frequently, so this is likely NOT the final card for the event: Main Event: Fatal Four Way Steel Cage Main Event for the WWE Championship: John Cena vs. Randy Orton vs. The Miz vs. Wade Barrett Michael Cole to be there with some very special messages from the RAW GM! Also, A 12-ManRead More
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official wbeiste. Below are the highlights: – D— right Brock Lesnar will be tested Saturday night in Anaheim during the next UFC PPV. Cain Velasquez is fighting for a cause,or so it seems, his heritage, but more importantly Velásquez is a great athlete who has won at every level of amateur and professional competition. Plus, any heavyweight in UFC is always only one punch away from ending his night’s work. I see Lesnar winning Saturday but not without having aRead More

Posted On October 20, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Daniel Bryan’s New Gimmick, Cena-Nexus Plans, WWE/JWoww

- WWE employees hardly ever talk about TNA but the JWoww appearance had them talking like it was a flop. Some were wondering if TNA will pay the $15,000 for JWoww to return, noting that if TNA followed logical booking, they would almost have to bring her back. – At least for now, WWE officials feel comfortable that the storyline with John Cena and Nexus can carry through the Royal Rumble pay-per-view. – As noted before, we may not have seen the last of Daniel Bryan’s new “ladies man” gimmickRead More

Posted On October 11, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 10/14

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s edition of WWE Superstars tonight from the Key Arena in Seattle, Washington. Below are full results: WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WGN America): * Darren Young b. Primo this may have been dark but Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler were at ringside, indicating it could have been taped for Superstars. * Melina b. Alicia FoxRead More

Posted On September 30, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Foley Speaks On WWE Plugging His Book, Angle’s Pregnant Fiance

– Mick Foley had the following to say regarding WWE plugging his book Monday night.. “I guess you could call it the plug heard ’round the world. I actually almost missed it when Michael Cole first said my name, and didn’t really catch on until the King followed up on the Cole mention of the new book. Certainly, it was surreal; I don’t think there has ever been an instance of someone on an opposing show getting a shoutout from WWE. I guess there are alot of people speculating asRead More