The Rock Tag

Posted On November 3, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

Really? Muppets? Really?

I’ve been trying to stay positive for the past few months on the WWE, no matter what they threw out there that didn’t work. However, the past two Monday nights had a few things I just can’t let pass without judgment. I’ll get into The Muppets in a bit but first let me talk about a very real problem, Kevin Nash. Nash has made a career out of burying more talented superstars who didn’t have his “look”. Nash has over shot his actual career potential (somewhere between Kane and AtomRead More

Posted On November 2, 2011By Jim LaMottaIn Columns

Dr. Wrestling:Punk and Del Rio

Why is it that even though Alberto Del Rio vs. CM Punk for the WWE title will take place at Survivor Series, it just doesn’t seem like the WWE is doing much to push them as a major selling point for the PPV? The answer is probably a variety of things, but to have a main event match become lost in the shuffle of Triple H/Nash/Lariunatis and John Cena/The Rock, is disappointing. More than anything, it shows what a scrambled mess Raw has become recently and there’s no real directionRead 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 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock On Monday’s Raw News, John Cena Hits Milestone

- As noted before, John Cena’s Facebook page recently added it’s 9,000,000th fan, making him the #8 most-followed athlete on Facebook. WWE also promoted today the fact that Cena recently acquired over 1 million Twitter followers. However, a quick look at Cena’s Twitter page shows he’s about 500 followers short of 1,000,000. – As noted before, The Rock will make his decision regarding teaming with John Cena at Survivor Series on this coming Monday’s Halloween RAW Supershow. WWE has revealed that The Rock’s Survivor Series decision will kick off Monday’sRead More

Posted On October 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Training With Miz & R-Truth, More Survivor Series Matches

On Monday’s RAW, it was announced that John Cena and The Rock will be teaming up at Survivor Series against the team of The Miz and R-Truth. With The Rock currently in New Orleans while filming the new GI Joe movie, Miz and R-Truth will be traveling to the city to train with The Rock in preparation for their upcoming match. Aside from the big Rock-Cena tag team main event – we have news on several other matches discussed for the big event. Despite the fact that WWE is reportingRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Rock & Cena Teaming, Legends Show, Jericho

- After conducting an online poll asking fans to name the new WWE Network reality show where wrestling legends live together in a house, the name that will be used is “WWE House of Fame.” WWE recently trademarked that name and “WWE WrestleMania Rewind” for the WrestleMania recap show on the network. As noted before, the name of the Divas road trip show will be called “WWE Divas: Heels on Wheels!” The other show that’s being discussed features a look at the Monday Night War between WWE RAW and WCWRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena/The Rock Team, WWE Owning Broski, SD Rating

- WWE has filed to trademark the term “Broski.” This would mean that if Zack Ryder leaves the company, he can’t use it. – Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown on SyFy did a 2.18 cable rating, down from the previous week’s 2.23 rating. This week’s Vengeance go-home show averaged over 3 million viewers. – WWE is billing John Cena and The Rock’s tag team at Survivor Series as “The Most Charismatic Tag Team of All Time.”Read More

Posted On October 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock’s WWE TV Return, More On Last Week’s Mask vs. Mask

- There has been talk of having The Rock show up at next week’s RAW Supershow on Halloween. That show will be hosted by The Muppets. While Rock’s appearance next week is just rumored at this point – the next show that The Rock is confirmed to appear is the upcoming 3-hour RAW from Boston. Rock tweeted on Monday morning: “Finally The Rock has come back to.. BOSTON! 11/14/11. “RAW Gets ROCKED”. #BootsToAssesInBeantown” – As noted last week, WWE officials went back and forth on whether or not to holdRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Hypes Survivor Series, Stars Comment On WWE Vengeance

- Several WWE Superstars took to Twitter tonight and commented on WWE’s Vengeance pay-per-view, including Jim Ross, who noted he was watching from home: Vickie Guerrero: “At the end of the night, at least I still have some Gold….great job @HEELZiggler for US Champion” Natalya: “I guess I’ll be watching @TheBethPhoenix backstage – I’m so mad. Kelly is such a whiner. Thanks for ruining my night @RealKellyKelly” Zack Ryder: “Sorry Broskis…” Jim Ross: “Amazing impact! San Antonio crowd came alive. Show & Henry both down. So is the ring. LooksRead More

Posted On October 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Raw Star Under Consideration For Title Match At WrestleMania

The Pro Wrestling Torch reports that CM Punk is in “top consideration” for the WWE Championship Match at WrestleMania XXVIII since company officials are leaning against the title being on the line in the match pitting John Cena against The Rock. The heavily hyped bout is not expected to be for the title because WWE brass feel the finish would be too obvious since fans don’t expect The Rock to leave WrestleMania as champion. Cena will reportedly be removed from the title picture following Sunday’s Vengeance pay-per-view, which would indicateRead More

Posted On October 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Is The Rock Going For The WWE Title?, Health Update On Piper

– “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, who underwent surgery on his neck last month, thinks he may be attempting his recovery too soon by attending today’s Legends of Wrestling taping at WWE’s television studios in Stamford, Connecticut. The WWE Hall of Famer wrote on Twitter, “In Stamford. Pushing things a little to hard. What’s new. Doing round table tonight. I will have respect for everybody, but tell the truth!” — The Rock is featured on the cover of the December 2011 of WWE Magazine and is depicted appearing angry and ready toRead More

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

Rock vs. Cena Website Launched, Edge Promoting WWE ’12, More

– WWE has launched a website dedicated to The Rock and John Cena’s showdown at WrestleMania 28 next April. The site can be accessed at CenaVsRock.WWE.com. Tickets for WrestleMania 28 go on sale on 11/5. — Former WWF tag team champions The Headbangers have reunited and are working the independent scene. The duo recently cut a series of promos challenging some of the top tag teams in the industry. — WWE star Edge is scheduled to appear at the Paris Games Week event to promote the WWE 12 video gameRead More

Posted On October 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Touts The Rock’s Return To RAW On November 14th

WWE issued the following statement tonight regarding The Rock’s return to RAW on November 14th. This 3-hour RAW will take place from Boston’s TD Garden and will be the final show before Survivor Series that weekend: Finally, The Rock(R) Returns to Boston STAMFORD, Conn., Oct 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE(R) announced today that “the most electrifying man in entertainment,” The Rock, will return to the city of Boston at the TD Garden on Monday, November 14 for a special three hour Raw(R) SuperShow that will air live on USARead More
– WWE’s next three-hour Raw event takes place November 14 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts and The Rock is advertised to appear. The venue’s official website is billing the event as “The Rock Reunion Party.” The website’s advertising reads: “What will happen when the seven-time WWE Champion, “the most electrifying man in all of entertainment” The Rock and ten-time WWE Champion John Cena meet in Cena’s hometown?” Also advertised for the event is a Six-Man Tag Team Match pitting John Cena, Triple H and CM Punk against TheRead More

Posted On October 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk In Line For A Major Push, Title Run & Possible Movie

Although it appears that CM Punk’s push has been cooled off in recent weeks, sources say that the straight edge superstar is in line for yet another strong push later this year that will likely include another WWE title run as well as a possible starring role in a WWE Studios movie. CM Punk took somewhat of a backseat to John Cena and Alberto Del Rio heading into Sunday’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view, but with the title off Cena (who is expected to resume his feud with The RockRead More

Posted On October 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Possible Names For This Year’s Huge Survivor Series Match

This years Survivor Series is already announced that it will feature John Cena and The Rock teaming together for one time only. The Rock and John Cena together on a team will be part of a massive main event WWE wants to promote for this years Survivor Series. As of now, the current plan is for a team that is anti-WWE to face a team that is defending WWE. The anti-WWE team is not fully known at this time but obviously will feature the “future endeavored” stars of The Miz,Read More

Posted On September 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Content Listing For WWE’s Upcoming Steve Austin DVD & Blu-ray

WWE.com has released the content listing for Stone Cold Steve Austin: The Bottom Line on the Most Popular Superstar of All Time, available on DVD and Blu-ray on Nov. 29, 2011. “Stone Cold Steve Austin” content At his apex, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin was a pop culture phenomenon, the biggest Superstar in the history of sports-entertainment. Despite battling the rejection of being fired and a career-threatening injury, Austin persevered and vaulted to the top of his profession. Now, fans can relive the epic story of the Texas Rattlesnake with StoneRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Host City For The 2012 Royal Rumble, Ryan Comments On Return

– In an interview with WWE.com, Mason Ryan comments on his return to Raw after been sidelined since June due to injury. “I’ve been training very hard, but being out through injuries is a tough thing for anyone because you obviously want to be in the ring competing,” Ryan said. “Being out of action made me even more focused than I was before to come back and be a bigger, better, stronger, faster and all around better Mason Ryan.” — A fan asked Randy Orton during his autograph signing onRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

When Sin Cara Will Face Sin Cara, Vince McMahon’s Mood At Raw

– A number of WWE employees were said to be feeling uneasy at last night’s Raw Supershow in Kansas City, Missouri following last week’s show in which Vince McMahon went ballistic backstage. He was, however, said to be in a good mood at this week’s show. Regarding the segment where McMahon was mentioned by Alberto Del Rio, a company source says Vince approved the name-drop before it aired live. Vince nonetheless grabbed a monitor and slammed it down, which sent people scurrying. — Sin Cara is expected to face hisRead More