Posted On September 15, 2014By Matt KunkaIn Columns, Featured

WWE NXT Takeover 2: Fatal 4-Way Reactions

When WWE Network aired “NXT Takeover: Fatal 4-Way”, I was very hesitant as to how to think about it. Sometimes, what makes something great is not rubbing it in our faces. I’m in the camp that believes the WWE Title should be defended 4-6 times a year; versus 12 minimum.Read More
Former WWE superstar Tevita Fifita, better known as Camacho, recently participated in an exclusive interview with PWMania.com. Fefita talks about his time in WWE, his character’s direction, his relationship with Triple H and Vince McMahon, his involvement in NXT and more. It’s a pleasure to have you with us, Tevita. So, how did you decide to pursue a career as a professional wrestler? In the summer of 2004, I was going into my senior year of college and I was playing football. I called my older brother and told himRead More

Posted On June 19, 2014By Richard LattaIn Columns, Featured

WWE NXT : The Modern Day Territory

NXT is the rebirth of the Territory. The territorial era of wrestling is something that died long ago. When Vince McMahon began poaching the talent and television channels of each area of the country, he was headed toward his goal of wrestling domination. Some elements of each territory included, “The Monster Heel” who would come to town and destroy everyone on his path to a showdown with the most beloved face of the promotion. After being dispatched, he would move to the next territory and show his talents to aRead More

Posted On June 8, 2014By Julian RadbourneIn Columns

The Two Sheds Review: WWE NXT Takeover

It’s debut time here in The Two Sheds Review…..sort of, as we take a first look at what WWE’s NXT has to offer with a review of Takeover, shown this past Sunday night on Sky Sports here in Britain. The broadcast began with Adam Rose taking on Camacho. This is the first time I’ve seen Mr. Rose and his entrance, and I’m of the opinion that he’s probably an acquired taste. The match itself wasn’t too bad. Rose frustrated Camacho early on with his carefree attitude, until the Mexican managedRead More

Posted On April 21, 2014By Enzo MarinoIn News

NXT Star Adam Rose Debuting On Tonight’s WWE RAW?

WWE have been hyping the call up of NXT star Adam Rose to the main roster, and it looks like he may be debuting tonight. Rose’s tour bus “The Exotic Express” is in Baltimore, Maryland, the site of tonight’s RAW. The following message and video was posted by the official WWE Universe Twitter account: The #RoseBuds have arrived for #RAW tonight! #WWE #WWEBaltimore @WWEAdamRose https://t.co/ppnDcJoYJg — WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) April 21, 2014Read More
“I honestly think that you are so good (different) at how you approach columns. I know some people take compliments lightly and such, but honestly, you should be a very proud man. Boatloads of people including me, read your columns ALL THE TIME. Me personally, I wake up every morning, and before I go to school, I read your column (I’m 16). Also, your consistency with your columns is amazing, just from reading them so much, I almost feel like I know your thought process (not that I do). SoRead More

Posted On February 12, 2014By Devis OwensIn News

Spoilers: WWE NXT Taping Results (2/12/14)

WWE taped tonight’s NXT from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Here are full WWE NXT spoilers: WWE NXT * Emma, Bayley and Natalya defeated Sasha Banks, Summer Rae and Alicia Fox. Summer and Sasha ended up walking out on Alicia, causing her to be submitted. Charlotte was with Summer and Sasha. * Aiden English defeated Colin Cassaday. * Sami Zayn comes out and talks more about wanting Antonio Cesaro in a 2 of 3 Falls rematch. Cesaro comes and taunts Zayn. They argue. Zayn goesRead More

Posted On February 12, 2014By George CushnieIn Columns

From Across The Pond: WWE & TNA Q&A

It’s that time again. Yup, thanks to my self-imposed hiatus from all things WWE and TNA, I wanted to write a column, but had no idea what to write about. That’s where you fine people came in! You supplied the questions and I’m set to fire through them with my answer gun. I got plenty of questions from Facebook and Twitter, as well as by e-mail. Some of them are serious, some of them are more sarcastic. You should be able to tell them apart, but be warned! This article’sRead More

Posted On January 25, 2013By Michael GroomsIn News

NXT Tournament To Take Place At Royal Rumble Fanfest

Over the course of the WWE Royal Rumble Fanfest, WWE will be holding a tournament featuring NXT talents. The winner of the tournament will compete in the Royal Rumble. Set for the tournament are Corey Graves, Oliver Grave, Luke Harper (the former Brodie Lee in Dragon Gate), Xavier Woods (former TNA star Consequences Creed), Conor O’Brian, Adrian Neville (formerly Pac on Dragon Gate), Bo Dallas, and Leo Kruger. Below is a promo video:Read More

Posted On January 11, 2013By Michael GroomsIn News

NXT To Debut New Championships At Tonight’s Tapings

During tonight’s WWE NXT tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida it was announced that the company would be crowning their first-ever NXT Tag Team Champions. The 8 teams announced are: – The Wyatt Family (Erick Rowan & Luke Harper) – Percy Watson & Yoshi Tatsu – Adrian Neville (PAC) & Oliver Grey – Kassius Ohno & Leo Kruger – Alex Riley & Derrick Bateman – 3MB (Heath Slater & Drew McIntyre) – Primo & Epico – Bo Dallas & Michael McGillicuttyRead More

Posted On December 7, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

Huge Guest Appearance Scheduled For January’s NXT Tapings

According to Jim Ross’ blog, the January 10th NXT Taping will feature of special guest appearance by the one and only “Heartbreak Kid” Shawn Michaels. This marks HBK’s first scheduled WWE appearance in several months. The former WWE Champion and Hall of Famer has kept himself busy filming his hunting show, MacMillan River Adventures, that airs on the Outdoor Channel. No word on whether HBK’s appearance will be filmed for the show or if it will be a dark appearance only for those at the taping itself.Read More

Posted On December 7, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

*Spoilers* New NXT Champion Crowned At Tonight’s NXT Tapings

The second NXT champion was crowned at tonight’s NXT Tapings at Full Sail University. The title changed hands when Seth Rollins was defeated by Big E. Langston. The Shield attempted to interfere in the match but were chased off by several NXT Superstars. It had be speculated for weeks that Rollins would be dropping the title soon since he has been called up to the main roster. Langston was welcomed onstage by both Dusty Rhodes and HHH who placed the NXT Championship around his waist.Read More

Posted On September 28, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

NXT Diva Requested Her Release

It was reported earlier today that NXT Diva Raquel Diaz, was released after her profile page was deactivated. This is the usual sign of a release from the developmental program. The late breaking news from this situation is that Raquel, the daugther of the late Eddie Guerrero, requested her released from the company. Raquel, who real name is Shaul Guerrero, is a former FCW Divas Champion and she had been working under an “Ultra-Diva” gimmick in NXT.Read More
Alberto Del Rio’s brother Guillermo Rodriguez is already getting bad reviews from people in WWE developmental. Word is that he has no clue what he’s doing, which could be expected since he’s never wrestled professionally before. Joe Anoa’i, the brother of Yokozuna and Rosey, has had his name changed in WWE NXT from Leakee to Roman Reigns. His gimmick is that of a successful businessman who wears three piece suits everywhere.Read More

Posted On September 5, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

New WWE Tag Team Coming To TV Soon?

For weeks now, former FCW Tag Team Champions and current WWE NXT stars Mike Dalton and Xavier Woods, along with their valet Audrey Marie, have been using social media in an attempt to tell the world that their tag team should be on the main roster. The trio has dubbed their team The Hollywood Express.Read More

Posted On September 4, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

Current WWE Superstars Added To NXT Roster

WWE’s NXT promotion is not just limited to developmental superstars. Wrestlers that are on the main roster regularly appear on their internationally distributed program that is taped at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. WWE.com has revised the promotion’s official roster of Superstars appearing on the program. The current superstars on the NXT roster are as follows: Aksana Alex Riley Antonio Cesaro Camacho Derrick Bateman Drew McIntyre Hunico Jey Uso Jimmy Uso Jinder Mahal Johnny Curtis Justin Gabriel Kaitlyn Michael McGillicutty Natalya Percy Watson Tamina Snuka Tyson KiddRead More
- Derrick Bateman, who has sparingly appeared on WWE programming since the conclusion of NXT Season 5 in June, is using social media to promote “THE USA GUY,” a character he recently devised. He has released a second vignette style video via YouTube promoting his All-American persona. – The legendary career of “Sensational” Sherri Martel is being highlighted all September on WWE Classics On Demand. In addition to a profile piece, matches airing include: Sherri Martel vs. Mona (WCW Worldwide, 3/6/00), Sherri Martel vs Debbie Combs (AWA All-Star Wrestling, 12/8/85),Read More
- WWE has no plans on putting former partners Kassius Ohno and Antonio Cesaro back together on the main roster. There had been speculation after the two teamed to face Seth Rollins and CM Punk at last week’s NXT tapings in a dark main event. The match was done as something special for the crew and the fans in attendance. WWE is hoping for United States Champion Cesaro to break out as a singles wrestler for the longterm. – As previously reported, WWE Superstars have commented on Triple H andRead More
- Matches for tonight’s WWE SmackDown include Ryback vs. Jinder Mahal, Layla vs. Alicia Fox, Sheamus vs. Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kingston and R-Truth vs. Epico and Primo, plus Randy Orton vs. Alberto Del Rio in a #1 contenders match. – WWE film crews were shooting outside of last night’s NXT tapings from Full Sail University. Before the tapings began, WWE cameras interviewed fans who were waiting in line. They asked questions about Daniel Bryan and filmed people who had the new WWE app on their phone. After the tapings, theRead More