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

Several WWE Stars Comment On WWE Extreme Rules PPV

- Here are some Twitter reactions from WWE stars after tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view: Nikki Bella: “Words can’t describe how I feel right now…. Tears fill my face…. Can’t believe Lil B is gone :( I don’t like @mslayel N #ExtremeRules” Santino Marella: “I will admits Miz was tuffer than I forspected but the cobra was ready tonight !” Zack Ryder: “Take that Kane!” Howard Finkel: “My respect goes out to all of the WWE Superstars who were a part of tonight’s Extreme Rules PPV…They left it all in theRead More

Posted On April 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Why Edge Was At Raw; Details On What WWE Are Offering Him

WWE Hall of Famer Edge was brought to Detroit, Michigan for last night’s WWE RAW Supershow so he and company officials could negotiate his new contract. As noted before, WWE had previously offered Edge a new contract and were upset that the news leaked about his deal coming to an end. Word going around is that WWE tried to lowball Edge on the new contract they offered him before he came to Detroit this week. No word yet on how negotiations went last night. To get an idea of howRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

When A Work Isn’t A Work Unless It Is

Can you cross a line in wrestling or is it all just a work always? Mick Foley and Dean Ambrose were/are in the middle of a twitter feud that has/had Internet fans buzzing. Dean Ambrose is the second most talented person in FCW; just behind Tyler Black…I mean Seth Rollins. Which side note if you haven’t seen those two fight you need to go to YouTube and watch I’ll wait…..ok, great right? Ambrose is known by many in the “wrestling Internet smark world” as a Roddy Piper type. Very provocativeRead More
I figured the best way to praise such a man was to write an article on his accomplishments in the ring. With that said, Let’s get it started! Mick Foley. The name is renowned for being the personification of hardcore. A man who was not the most athletic or the most fit in the ring would go on to become a legend loved by fans everywhere. Let’s be honest, Foley was no Bret Hart or Shelton Benjamin, but he took what was given to him and worked with it theRead More
- The Extreme Reunion being held on April 28th in Philadelphia has already announced plans for future shows. They will run on June 30th at the National Guard Armory in Philly and have plans in place to hold shows in additional markets outside of Philadelphia in the future. The promotion reportedly has events mapped out through November of this year. Over time, Extreme Reunion will be replaced with an official promotion name. The idea is to debut new talents and intermingle them with ECW alumni to create something of aRead More
- The feud between rapper Flo Rida and WWE Superstar Heath Slater continued on Twitter over the weekend. WWE’s website has also picked up on Flo Rida’s video and the war of tweets. – Former WWE Superstar Paul London turns 32 years old today while Vickie Guerrero turns 44 and Hall of Famer George “The Animal” Steele turns 75. – WWE’s website has a new article up looking at Mick Foley’s WrestleMania 28 raffle that raised more than $60,000 for RAINN, the largest anti-sexual violence charity in the US.Read More

Posted On April 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Dean Ambrose Continues Ripping Mick Foley; More On Encounter

- The Mick Foley and Dean Ambrose video from WrestleMania 28 weekend in Miami has been a hot topic among wrestling fans and people in the wrestling world. The idea behind the program is to build the angle as if it was a legitimate confrontation between Foley and Ambrose that wasn’t scheduled to happen, and then play off that to build Ambrose’s character. As we noted, the entire thing was planned and WWE writer Ed Koskey was there taking notes and watching the whole thing. Here are some recent commentsRead More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Acknowledges Lesnar’s MMA Career, Mick Foley, More

– WWE.com’s newly posted bio on Brock Lesnar acknowledges his career as a mixed martial artist. However, no mention is made of UFC.   The bio reads: “Possessing the type of staggering strength and scary intensity usually only seen in Superman villains, the 6-foot-3, 266-pound freak of nature from Minneapolis, Minn., has forced his way to the top of every major combat sport. He won the NCAA Division I collegiate wrestling championship as a senior at the University of Minnesota, the WWE Championship within six months of his debut andRead More

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

DDP Talks CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho, WWE Stars Using DDP Yoga

- Former World Heavyweight Champion Diamond Dallas Page spoke with Newsday.com about DDP Yoga being brought up in the CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho feud. Here are some highlights:   DDP isn’t offended: “He [Punk] said it’s not real yoga. Well, he’s right, it’s not. So, he [Punk] is saying that, and a lot of people thought it was a slap…. It was just to tick off Jericho for doing that.”   The Miz, Daniel Bryan, Zack Ryder, Mick Foley, Kane and others using the program: “These guys are outRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Neidhart Jail Update, WWE Screening Movie, Raw, Orton, Foley

- The RAW brand will return to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on September 18th for a RAW Supershow. – WWE Studios will be screening “The Day” at the Sarasota Film Festival from April 13-22. – WWE has released new t-shirts for Randy Orton and Mick Foley. – WWE Legend Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart remains incarcerated in Florida after being arrested for contempt of court following an outburst in court back on March 14th in Florida. Neidhart will appear in front of a judge on March 24th.Read More

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

Stevens At SD, Maryse Visits WWE Crew, Beulah Publishes Kids Book

- Tommy Dreamer’s wife and ECW Original Beulah McGillicutty has released her first book for kids titled “Gertrude The Great under her real name of Trisa Laughlin. The book can be purchased for $9.95 at GetGertrude.com and was illustrated by Jill Thompson, who designs Daniel Bryan’s ring gear and did work for Mick Foley’s first children’s book. – As noted before, former TNA talent Chase Stevens was in attendance for a tryout at last night’s RAW Supershow in Cleveland. Stevens wrote today that he was backstage in Columbus for theRead More

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

Info On WWE’s Biggest ECW Matches & Falls Count Anywhere DVDs

- As noted before, WWE will be releasing “WWE: Falls Count Anywhere Matches” via two-disc Blu-ray and three-disc DVD on June 26th in North America. The set will be hosted by Mick Foley. Courtesy of WWEDVDNews, here is the official synopsis: “Sometimes, rivalries become so intense, they cannot be contained within the ring and cannot be contested by the usual rules. For matches that spill outside the ring, there are Falls Count Anywhere Matches. Hosted by the Hardcore Legend, Mick Foley, this collection highlights more than 30 years of lawlessRead More

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

WWE News On The Rock, Ted DiBiase, Mick Foley, Eve Torres, More

- The Rock wrote the following on Twitter regarding his new movie Journey 2: “Journey 2: The #1 Family movie in America. Officially, the #1 ranking movie in the world. THANK U! #TeamBringItWorldWide” – Alberto Del Rio will be appearing at the Florida Championship Wrestling event in Punta Gorda, Florida at the Charlotte Harbor Events Center on April 6th. – WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase wrote the following on Twitter when a fan asked how his injured wrist was doing: “Still broke but it’s gonna take a lot more than brokenRead More

Posted On February 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Foley Talks About His WWE Future, Attitude Era vs. PG Era & More

Hardcore wrestling legend Mick Foley recently spoke with the UK’s Daily Star to promote his upcoming comedy tour. Here are some highlights of what Foley said about: Competing At The Royal Rumble: “I had to sit back afterwards and think about all the things that had transpired in the five or six minutes I was out there. I realised just how much fun it was at that point. I had some great reactions from the other wrestlers and my children.” His Status with WWE: “I’m on a need to knowRead More
Blowin’ Smoke with Kemper Jones 1/31/12 This Road is Paved With… It has now been over 24 hours since the end of the Royal Rumble, and we’ve just witnessed the first Raw on the Road to Wrestlemania. Some things are going as expected, while some are not. WWE always ramps up their production this time of year. I see some things to be excited about, while others have me scratching my head… Sheamus Winning the Royal Rumble Few of us saw this coming. I’m pretty sure that like me, mostRead More

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

Foley On His Goals For The Rumble, Favorite Rumble Memory, More

The official WWE website recently conducted an interview with Mick Foley, in which he discussed his participation in the Royal Rumble match this year and in previous years. When asked about his preparations for this year’s Rumble, Foley said: “I am going to hope for the best. Honestly, I’ll be in quite a predicament. Imagine if I win this thing! What Dolph Ziggler said [about me going on to WrestleMania] could come to fruition. I don’t want people to be let down if I’m in the main event at WrestleMania.Read More

Posted On December 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage Update On Vince McMahon & Storyline Ideas

Credit: F4WOnline.com – According to Dave Meltzer, Vince McMahon has been shooting down almost every idea brought up by his writers relating to Mick Foley. The Christmas stuff with Foley as Santa Claus was pushed through by Brian Gewirtz. – Vince McMahon has ordered that The Bella Twins be made a priority, as far as having more TV time and being featured more, not necessarily when it comes to winning matches. Vince feels that The Bellas have strong public relations value since they are twins. He lectured the WWE writingRead More

Posted On December 3, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Mick Foley On Whether He Has One More Match Left In Him

Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of The Score Television Network and #AftermathBlog had a chance to sit down and interview the hardcore legend and three-time WWE Champion, Mick Foley. Highlights: His new career as a stand up comedian, and is his aspiration that it turns into something more, or were these tours it all along: “I’ll tell you were I didn’t want to lead, its me sitting on my couch 10 years from now saying I could have done that comedy if I just give it a try. I’ve done it aRead More

Posted On November 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Bull Buchanan On Returning To Raw, Teaming With Big Boss Man

Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) and Jimmy Korderas (@jimmykorderas) of #AftermathRadio on thescore.com and iTunes chat with former WWE superstar Bull Buchanan. Highlights: His wrestling school “B2 Wrestling School; what his thoughts are on the next generation superstars in professional wrestling today and getting trained in wrestling the right way: “There’s just a lack of places for guys to go, If you can find someone to train you, you go right to the big show which is WWE. There’s lots of indy promotions out there, but there’s a big difference doing thisRead More