Seth Rollins Tag

- Wrestling legend Lex Luger turns 54 years old today. – Seth Rollins defeated Michael McGillicutty at last night’s RAW live event in Alexandria, Louisiana. Rollins was over with the fans big time after the match. – Jim Ross was hacked again on Twitter yesterday. He wrote: “2nd time in a month I’ve had to change twitter password. However, have all the fun you want. It’s EZ to be a jackass behind keyboard.”Read More

Posted On May 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Talent Responds To Tom Pritchard’s Departure

Some of the WWE talent commented via Twitter about Tom Pritchard’s departure from FCW: Curt Hawkins: “Heard some awful news today. Let’s just say that it’s a sad day for young aspiring professional wrestlers everywhere.” Sakamoto: “Today is very sad. But, I’ll do my best!” Seth Rollins: “Bittersweet day in Tampa. Painful goodbyes and exciting new beginnings #deadhorse”Read More

Posted On May 19, 2012By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: The Non-Champions Playoffs

Anyone that knows me knows I’m a basketball junkie. There are few things better than good physical playoff basketball. Know this I hate the Heat, so any team playing then instantly becomes my team to root for. Why do I bring this up? It’s because the NBA is currently in the 2nd round of its playoffs and I’m inspired. This column will be all about playoffs in wrestling specifically who on the current WWE/FCW roster who hasn’t held a title is the best.   However, before I get into thatRead More
– Alicia Fox, David Otunga, Lilian Garcia, Rey Mysterio and The Miz joined “American Idol’s” James Durbin, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz, and the Miami Dolphins’ Twan Russell and “T.D.” at Miami’s Hialeah Gardens and JFK Middle Schools Thursday to spread the word of anti-bullying and tolerance.   The Miz discussed the barrage of insults he gets over social media every day, and how he uses positivity to counter it. “Every time you have a negative thought or are going to post a negative tweet ,” the former WWERead More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Austin Meeting HBK, CM Punk vs. Jericho WM Scenario, Matt Hardy

- Steve Austin revealed on his BrokenSkullRanch.com blog that he is headed back to the ranch this week to meet Shawn Michaels and his MacMillan River Adventures crew. Austin and Michaels will be hunting for the upcoming season of Shawn’s show on the Outdoor Channel. – As noted before, word is that The Rock vs. John Cena will close WrestleMania while The Undertaker vs. Triple H will go somewhere in the middle and CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho has been discussed to open the show. A possible scenario for thisRead More

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

Off-Air News & Notes From This Week’s WWE Raw

Thanks to Peter Oliver for the following: Last night’s show was awesome live. The promo segments were especially great. Here is what happened off air. Dark Match: Seth Rollins worked and looked really good in beating Michael McHennig. Superstars: Kofi Kingston and R-Truth beat Curt Hawkings and Tyler Reks. Beth Phoenix beat Kelly Kelly. Post Raw: After the show ended, Rock sang “Happy Birthday” to a little girl in the crowd and the fans loved it. Then John Cena beat Kane in a dark match. As was mentioned on theRead More

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

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 3/15

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Below are full results: Dark Match: * Seth Rollins b. Michael McGillicutty WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * R-Truth & Kofi Kingston b. Curt Hawkins & Tyler Reks * WWE Divas Champion Beth Phoenix b. Kelly Kelly. A live mic was dropped during the bout that let off a loud “BOOM” in the arena.Read More
– The WWE SmackDown taping scheduled for May 29, 2012 has been moved to the River Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It was originally scheduled to take place at the Cajun Dome in Lafayette, Louisiana. — The following matches were taped Monday night in Cleveland, Ohio for this week’s episode of WWE Superstars: * Kofi Kingston and R-Truth vs. Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks * Beth Phoenix vs. Kelly Kelly — WWE developmental wrestler Seth Rollins defeated Michael McGillicutty via Curb Stomp in a dark match at Monday’s Raw SuperShowRead More

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

Smackdown Taping Moved, Chris Jericho On Fallon, Seth Rollins

The Smackdown taping on May 29th, 2012 has been moved to the River Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Its original location was the Cajun Dome in Lafayette. WWE developmental star, Seth Rollins is scheduled to be at both WWE TV Tapings this week. Chris Jericho will be appearing on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on March 21 to promote WWE WrestleMania 28.Read More
– WWELiveTour.com is advertising Brodus Clay for tonight’s Raw SuperShow event at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. The Funkasaurus has not appeared on television since January 30. — WWE.com has published a photo gallery highlighting WrestleMania XI, which featured Diesel defending the WWE Championship against Shawn Michaels. — WWE Hall of Famer Tony Atlas has been announced to appear at WrestleReunion on April 1 at the Miami Beach Deauville Resort 6701 Collins Ave. Miami, Florida. — Of all the YouTube series WWE has put out, company officials haveRead More
– Jerry Lynn announced at Friday’s Pro Wrestling Syndicate Supercard 2012 event in Rahway, New Jersey that he would be retiring from wrestling competition at the of 2012. Lynn attributes his decision to age as it’s harder to get his body to do what he wants it to do as well as so he can enjoy the quality of life. Lynn, who began his wrestling career in 1988, has worked for Extreme Championship Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, World Wrestling Federation, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and Ring of Honor. He isRead More
– Chris Jericho stated on Twitter that his light-up jacket malfunctioned at Sunday’s Raw live event in Buffalo, New York. He wrote, “Great show and crowd in Buffalo tonight! No casualties either…except for my jacket. Time to call in the electronic pit crew at #raw….” — Former WWE manager Paul Bearer has been announced to appear at Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, which takes place June 1-3 at Pennsylvania Convention Center 1101 Arch St. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is being advertised under his real name, Bill Moody. — Seth Rollins, aRead More
– Mick Foley commented on the reaction to his public concern for WWE’s on-screen treatment of Eve. “Not everyone agreed with my comments, but from time to time I feel like a should add my voice to certain subjects,” he tweeted. Foley wrote this week that WWE is sending a “mixed message” with the name-calling toward Eve since it contradicts their anti-bullying campaign ‘be a STAR’ and John Cena’s motto to “Rise Above Hate.” — SmackDown ring announcer Lilian Garcia appeared at Planet Hollywood in Times Square on Wednesday toRead More

Posted On December 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Nominated For Award, WWE Trends From TLC, Rollins

- Some of the WWE terms trending last night worldwide on Twitter were CM Punk, Ricardo Rodriguez, The Miz, Alberto Del Rio, Daniel Bryan, MITB, WWE Network, Big Show, Figure 4, Kevin Nash, Triple H, Johnny Ace, Beth Phoenix, Kelly Kelly, Sheamus, RKO, The Bella Twins, Lilian Garcia, Zack Ryder, Wade Barrett, Teddy Long, Hornswoggle, Hunico and Rosa Mendes. – FCW star Seth Rollins confirmed on his Formspring account that he is headed out on the road with the main WWE roster beginning December 26th. – The Rock has beenRead More

Posted On July 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Several Wrestlers Comment On CM Punk vs. John Cena Match

Kevin Nash: “MITB better than any mma ppv I’ve watched. Punk continues to gain my respect and Jay is the F**KIN man,WWE at it’s best” Mick Foley: “I don’t think I’ve ever been jealous of a wrestler’s character before. Money, yes, character, no. @cmpunk has changed that. Damn. Damn!” Steve Austin: “@CMPunk and @JohnCena had a big time pro wrestling match. I loved it. And I loved the finish. Congrats to both guys. Great stuff.” “WOW!!! What a Tremendous reception for @CMPunk! That was a 10 out of 10. HellRead More

Posted On December 7, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE NXT Taping Results For Tonight

WWE will tape tonight’s edition of WWE NXT, from the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio. Thanks for PWInsider.com and Nick Zablocki for the live results: Pre-show notes: The arena looks to be 90 percent full, not much is tarped off. Dark Match: Cody Rhodes beat Seth Rollins WWE NXT: * Johnny Curtis b. Jacob Novak * Jacob Novak won a WWE NXT Rookie ladder challenge. * Alberto Del Rio & Conor O’Brian b. Derrick Bateman & WWE United States Champion Daniel Bryan when Bateman tapped.Read More

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

Linda McMahon Named As CEO Screw Up, Seth Rollins Hates

- Forbes “Top 10 Biggest CEO screw ups of 2010″ listed Linda McMahon at #9 following her comment about being unaware of WWE paying some employees minimum wage and then stating she had no idea what Connecticut’s minimum wage is. – As reported, Seth Rollins was rumored for Season 4 of WWE NXT but obviously didn’t make the cut. In response, he tweeted: “Today is just one of those days where I hate everything and everyone.”Read More

Posted On October 6, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Why Tarver Was Cut From Nexus, Tyler Black/FCW Update

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Michael Tarver was the one to be dropped from Nexus and receive the beat down from John Cena as he currently has a groin injury which is expected to keep him out of action for awhile. FCWwrestling.info has added former ROH Tyler Black’s new name to its official roster section. Black’s WWE name is now Seth Rollins.Read More

Posted On October 4, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Tyler Black Confirms WWE Name, Linda McMahon Debate Tonight

– Linda McMahon will debate Richard Blumenthal tonight at 7:00 p.m. The debate will be streamed lived at politics.blogs.foxnews.com. — Thursday’s episode of WWE Superstars garnered an 0.68 cable rating for WGN America, with 688,000 viewers. The 1:00 a.m. replay drew a 0.18 cable rating, with 148,000 viewers. — Former ROH World Champion Tyler Black confirmed on his Twitter account this afternoon that his official WWE ring name is Seth Rollins. “There it is. Let the hate begin,” he wrote, referencing his listed name on his Twitter account. His TwitterRead More