Survivor Series Tag

– John Cena says family business caused him to be scratched from his scheduled appearance this Saturday on ESPN’s College GameDay. “I want to apologize to espn’s gameday crew. I thank them for their hospitality, but I have some immediate family bizz that needs handling,” Cena wrote on Twitter. — WWE announced Thursday that the Divas Championship Match between Beth Phoenix and Eve at Sunday’s Survivor Series pay-per-view will be a Lumberjill Match. WWE explains: “The Divas Championship Match at Survivor Series should be a one-on-one affair. However, nothing inRead More

Posted On November 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News & Update On The Undertaker, Mick Foley Teases

- The Los Angeles Times website features an article today looking at The Undertaker’s high school and college basketball career before getting into wrestling. They kill a myth that Taker played high school basketball with NBA legend Magic Johnson. On a related note, The Undertaker’s name has been brought up a lot backstage as of late in regards to him returning for WrestleMania 28. A source points out that recent mentions of Taker on WWE TV and videos on their websites are being done to get people to start talkingRead More

Posted On November 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Dolph Ziggler’s Opponent This Sunday At Survivor Series

It was announced at Tuesday’s SmackDown taping in Bridgeport, Connecticut that Dolph Ziggler would be defending the United States Championship this Sunday at the Survivor Series. It was originally reported that John Morrison would challenge Ziggler for the strap on Sunday. However, other reports claimed that Ryder would be the challenger. WWE.com announced Wednesday that Ziggler will defend the United States Championship against Morrison at the pay-per-view event. Upon the news breaking, a distraught Ryder tweeted, “This Sunday Night…NEW YORK CITY…MSG…SURVIVOR SERIES…@HEELZiggler defends the US title against……..@TheRealMorrison? #makesnosense.” *PHOTOS* ofRead More

Posted On November 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk On Opie & Anthony, Cody Rhodes’ Physique, Maryse-TNA

- CM Punk will be on the Opie & Anthony Show this Friday morning to promote Survivor Series. O&A airs on Sirius channel 206 and XM channel 105. – Speaking of Punk, he was backstage at Tuesday’s Guns ‘N Roses concert in Chicago. – There was a lot of talk backstage at Monday’s RAW about Cody Rhodes’ physique and how he’s looking in great shape lately. – Former WWE diva Maryse is said to be done with wrestling for the time being, with no plans to work for TNA.Read More

Posted On November 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* New Match Added To WWE Survivor Series

It seems as if Zack Ryder’s petition has worked, as Ryder will challenge Dolph Ziggler for the United States Championship at Survivor Series. Ziggler will once again be performing in two matches this Sunday, both defending his championship and competing on Wade Barrett’s Survivor Series team.Read More

Posted On November 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn Results

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 11/18

WWE is taping this week’s WWE Smackdown from the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport Connecticut. Thanks to ProWrestling.net for live updates. Below are ongoing results: Dark Match * Justin Gabriel defeated another wrestler. Zack arrived just in time to see the pinfall and did not catch the name of the opponent. WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday) The show started with Mark Henry assaulting Daniel Bryan backstage. He dragged Bryan to ringside and continued the attack. The refs rolled Bryan out of the ring, and then Henry cut a promo on deliveringRead More

Posted On November 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Match Announced For Survivor Series, Opening Raw Segment

The official Twitter feed of the WWE Insider announced tonight that Beth Phoenix will defend the Divas Championship against Eve this Sunday at the Survivor Series. The account also stated “The Michael Cole Challenge” will kick off Raw SuperShow tonight at 8/7 CT. If Jim Ross can defeat Cole, J.R. will reclaim his seat at the announce booth and Cole will quit. *PHOTOS* of Beth Phoenix with CM PunkRead More

Posted On November 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena Says The Rock Will Be Wrestling Tonight

Tonight’s special 3-hour WWE RAW SuperShow from Boston has been dubbed “RAW Gets Rocked” – and will feature an appearance from The Rock. The Rock is currently scheduled to wrestle this Sunday at Survivor Series for the first time since WrestleMania XX back in 2004 – but The Rock’s tag team partner this Sunday says The Rock will be wrestling tonight in Boston. During a radio appearance on Monday morning the Toucher & Rich morning show on Boston’s 98.5 station, John Cena stated that The Rock will be wrestling inRead More

Posted On November 12, 2011By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – CenaNuff

@OneCountKickout on Twitter The One Count Kickout Blog Like the One Count Kickout on Facebook! “The famous Hollywood icon only shows up three times a year.  And I know that some of you are filming this and I know that he’s going to see this and be pissed of and the famous Hollywood icon will be there Monday and at Survivor Series… because I am no famous Hollywood icon I get to stand here and see all of you because this what I do.”  – John Cena, November 8th, 2011Read More

Posted On November 10, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Cena/Miz Halloween Match, Vince McMahon

Credit: F4WOnline.com – Vince McMahon recently donated $2,500 to the 2012 Presidential campaign of Mitt Romney. – WWE had John Cena lay out The Miz and R-Truth on the Halloween RAW Supershow because Cena was laid out the week before and was scheduled again to go down on the November 7th RAW. Officials felt that even though it would appear to weaken the Survivor Series build, they didn’t want Cena being beat up three weeks in a row on RAW.Read More

Posted On November 10, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Latest On John Morrison’s WWE Status; Leaving?

Credit: F4WOnline.com For what it’s worth, John Morrison is not listed for any WWE bookings after the December 1st show in Yokohama, Japan. This could indicate that as of the recent booking updates, Morrison is set to leave the company. Morrison’s recent win over Dolph Ziggler could be a sign that things have changed and he’s sticking around. It’s still possible that he could be added to the Dolph Ziggler vs. Zack Ryder U.S. Title match at Survivor Series.Read More

Posted On November 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

New Survivor Series Match – Team Orton Facing Team Barrett

Announced exclusively on WWE.com, Survivor Series will feature one of its signature bouts when Team Orton takes on Team Barrett inside the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden, on Sunday, Nov. 20. Orton will lead Sheamus, Mason Ryan, WWE Tag Team Champion Kofi Kingston and Sin Cara into battle, while Barrett brings Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes, Christian, Jack Swagger and Hunico. Other matches scheduled for the event include: * John Cena and The Rock vs. The Miz and R-Truth * World Heavyweight Champion Mark Henry vs. Big Show *Read More

Posted On November 3, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blog: Survivor Series Hype, Lita, Windham, More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with another update, which you can read in its entirety over at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR said about: Lita At RAW: “Good seeing Amy Dumas in Atlanta. She’s staying busy but was smart w/ her money and owns property in Atlanta and Nicaguara. Still looks great and has a wonderful spirit. A true pleasure to be around.” “‘Lita’ likely can help the biz in many ways including, perhaps, a short term run as Lita but could certainly helpRead More

Posted On November 2, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Updated Card For WWE Survivor Series PPV

At Tuesday night’s WWE SmackDown tapings from Greenville, South Carolina, it was announced that World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry will defend against the Big Show at Survivor Series. With that match set, here’s the updated card for WWE Survivor Series on Sunday, November 20th from New York City’s Madison Square Garden: * The Rock & John Cena vs. R-Truth & The Miz. * WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. CM Punk. * World champion Mark Henry vs. Big Show.Read More

Posted On November 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Mick Foley’s Future Involvement With WWE

Although Mick Foley was pulled from advertisements for next week’s episode of Raw, there are still plans to feature him on the show, and it will likely be in a referee capacity. It’s also being said that there is a good chance Foley will be appearing at Survivor Series, as he is working a comedy gig just 6 blocks away from Madison Square Garden at midnight on the night of the pay-per-view.Read More

Posted On November 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Announces He Will Team With John Cena

On Monday’s RAW, The Rock accepted John Cena’s invitation to team with him at Survivor Series against The Miz and R-Truth. The Rock appeared via satellite and cut a great promo. The Rock looked to be in tremendous physical shape and had some gray hairs in his goatee. We’ll get video up of The Rock’s RAW promo when it becomes available online.Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Preview: Muppets, Punk vs. Henry, JR vs. Cole, Rock-Cena

Tonight’s Halloween edition of WWE’s RAW Supershow will feature a special appearance from Disney’s The Muppets. Aside from the Muppets, tonight’s RAW will feature the following: * CM Punk vs. World champion Mark Henry in a non-title match. If CM Punk wins, he gets a WWE title shot against Alberto Del Rio at Survivor Series. * The Rock will respond to John Cena’s invitation for them to team together at Survivor Series. * Jim Ross will face Michael Cole in the Michael Cole challenge. Michael Cole has agreed to quitRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker & McCool Update, Booker T’s Return To The Ring, More

- As we reported last week, The Undertaker and Michelle McCool visiting backstage at Monday’s RAW Supershow from Texas. Word is that WWE officials approached McCool about returning to the ring in the near future. As for the Undertaker, there are no plans for him to return to television in the immediate future. At this point, WWE officials are hoping he’ll be healthy enough in time to wrestle at WrestleMania 28 next April. – Money in the Bank briefcase holder Daniel Bryan wrote the following on Twitter over the weekendRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Raw GM Responds To CM Punk, Boogeyman Wants To Get Raw

– As per Interim Raw General Manager John Laurinaitis, if CM Punk can defeat World Heavyweight Champion Mark Henry on Monday’s Raw SuperShow, he’ll face Alberto Del Rio for the WWE Championship at Survivor Series. Laurinaitis stated to WWE.com: “After giving this CM Punk situation serious consideration, I’ve reached a decision. In my deliberations as Executive Vice President of Talent Relations and Interim General Manager of Raw, I concluded that although Punk is extremely talented, he has lost several matches recently. As a result, I’ve decided that he must proveRead More