The Rock Tag

Posted On February 15, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Steve Austin & Chris Jericho Comment On The Rock’s Return

WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin and Chris Jericho commented on the return of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson on Monday’s Raw via their Twitter accounts: Steve Austin: It was great to see The Rock back on RAW tonight…helluva promo from an electrifying cat. great stuff heading into Mania. Chris Jericho: Congratulations to one of my favorite opponents and greatest rivals on returning to the WWE. The Rock is the BEST promo man of all time…Read More

Posted On February 15, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Wrestling Talents React To The Rock’s WWE Return

The following wrestling talents commented on The Rock’s WWE return via their Twitter accounts: Steve Corino: “Now THAT is a pop. Wrestling MISSED The Rock. WOW, I wish the Rock would have shot that promo in the 9pm hour. Now I am up past my bedtime. Night everyone. LOVED Raw (- Cole).” Shane Helms: “The Rock said f*** PG!! Lol I loved that promo!” The Blue Meanie: “MAN! The WWE knows how to MAKE moments! It was great to see The Rock tonite!” Melina: “It was extraordinary to see TheRead More

Posted On February 15, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

JR Comments On The Rock’s WWE Return, The Rock Trends

- Jim Ross wrote the following on Twitter tonight about The Rock’s return: “The Great One is back 4 WM27! The Rock will host Wrestlemania. He looks awesome. Dwayne Johnson’s classic ‘Rock’ promo 2nite on RAW was the best thing on RAW in recent memory. Young wrestlers hopefully paid attention. Stone Cold also did some classic, long promos back in the day. It’s a lost art w/o question. Rock hit a grand slam.” – PWMania.com reader Marko sent word that The Rock, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Cole and Stephanie McMahon wereRead More

Posted On February 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More Details On Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s WWE Return

The Rock called John Cena out on this week’s edition of WWE Raw, saying he wanted to see Cena face-to-face at WrestleMania 27. Rock brought up how Cena had talked trash about him once he left WWE. The Rock continued to mock Cena’s look and his gimmick, which the fans ate up. The Rock teased confrontations at WrestleMania with Cena, The Miz and anyone else who was there.Read More

Posted On February 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE All Stars Update, WWE Represented At The Super Bowl

- WWE has begun posting biographies of the WWE All Stars roster on the game’s official website. The first ones posted are that of The Rock and “Macho Man” Randy Savage. You can check them out at WWEAllStars.com. – 2010 Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers wore a replica World Heavyweight Championship on his shoulder during his MVP presentation. Rodgers is the quarterback of the Green Bay Packers.Read More

Posted On January 31, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Answers WWE Return Question

Former WWE talent Dwayne Johnson (a/k/a The Rock) has started a weekly feature on his official Facebook page where he’ll choose fans’ questions once per week to answer in depth. When asked why he decided to leave WWE and if he’s ever coming back, he bluntly states that he will never wrestle again. He does, however, note that he will appear for WWE when the timing is right. His complete response reads: “…to “the Rock’s millions and millions”…who will forever be my family.. ..my honest and direct answer to youRead More
– Former TNA Knockout Rhaka Khan has launched an account on Twitter. — While numerous seats remain available for WrestleMania XXVII, WWE officials are reportedly pleased with ticket sales thus far. Tickets for the Hall of Fame ceremony have been selling especially well, with only balcony seats remaining as of early this week. — WWE officials are already contemplating candidates for induction into next year’s Hall of Fame class. The primary names being discussed are Trish Stratus, given that it will likely take place in her hometown of Toronto, andRead More

Posted On December 11, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Superstar of the Year Nominees, Video Profile On The Rock

– WWE.com has announced the nominees for 2010 Superstar of the Year for Monday’s Slammy Awards. The winner will be determined by fan voting. The nominees are John Cena, Randy Orton, The Miz, Edge, Kane and Rey Mysterio. — The Dec. 8 episode of WWE Superstars on WGN America scored a 0.5 cable rating, with 537,000 viewers. The midnight airing did a 0.16 rating, with 176,000 viewers. — WWE has released a video preview of its Top 50 Superstars of All Time DVD set, which hits stores this Tuesday. TheyRead More

Posted On November 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Recap Of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson On Opie & Anthony

The following is a recap of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson on the Opie & Anthony radio show. Recap is courtesy of Jeff Sheridan and F4WOnline.com: The Rock calls in today on O&A, said that he as happy that Linda McMahon ran for enator in CT, said he’s happy making movies, talked about Mick Foley a bit. He hen plugged his “Faster” movie, says Billy Bob Thornton & others are in the “Faster” movie. He then talks about what the movie “Faster” is about, then says after having his last matchRead More

Posted On November 25, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Speaks On WWE, His Movie Career, Brock Lesnar & More

Former WWE star and Hollywood actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson called in to Opie & Anthony’s satelite radio show this morning to promote the release of his new movie, “Faster.” Here are some highlights from The Rock’s interview: – Johnson said he’s proud of Linda McMahon’s attempt to become a United States Senator. – He said he loves being an actor and plugged his new movie “Faster,” which co-stars Billy Bob Thorton. He gave a rundown of the movie and mentioned that Brock Lesnar was his last opponent in WWE.Read More

Posted On November 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live News & Notes From WWE Survivor Series; The Rock

Thanks to ProWrestling.net reader Ben Leonard who was at the WWE Survivor Series pay-per-view and passed along the following report: * Half the uppers are tarped off. The general manager podium is set up. More room around the ramp than I’m used to, maybe set up for a brawl to spill out of the ring. The ring has blue ropes. There are Rock appearance rumors are running rampant. Lots of “Cena sucks” chants. Many empty seats on the hard camera side. * R-Truth (w/Eve) defeated Zack Ryder. Justin Roberts handledRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Exclusive WWE All Stars Screenshots: The Rock vs. John Cena

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Posted On November 5, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Austin Interview: Hosting Raw, Undertaker-Lesnar, The Rock

WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin appeared on the Wresting Voice podcast this week and spoke about a number of topics. Here are some highlights of what Austin said about: Hosting RAW In December: “I heard those rumors. I started hearing them last night and I started hearing them this morning on the computer. Man, I haven’t heard anything about that. I’m getting ready to leave to film a movie in a week. When I get done with that, I’ll be in Texas. Then, I’m coming back toRead More

Posted On October 25, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker-Lesnar Update: Confrontation Was Legit

Fanhouse.com interviewer Ariel Helwani, who was interviewing The Undertaker at UFC 121 on Saturday when he went face-to-face with Brock Lesnar, has responded to speculation that the Lesnar-Undertaker confrontation was staged. Helwani denies taking any part in a worked confrontation and says he believes thew whole thing was “genuine.” Helwani wrote on Twitter: “Just want to note that if anyone thinks I was in on some kind of angle last night, they are HIGHLY mistaken. Seriously now. haven’t watched WWE in a couple years, don’t know about storylines. All weRead More

Posted On October 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho Talks About Wrestlers Doing Outside Projects

WWE star Chris Jericho, who is currently touring the UK with his metal band Fozzy, was recently interviewed by the UK Sun. In part 1 of the interview, Jericho spoke about other former WWE stars who have left the company to explore other projects in the entertainment industry, such as The Rock, Mickie James and Maria. Here are some highlights of what Jericho said about: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s Hollywood career: “The Rock is a great guy, he’s a great actor, he was great wrestler — one of my favouritesRead More

Posted On September 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Neidhart Released On Bail, More On Mike Enos’ Arrest, The Rock

– Former WWE talent Jim Neidhart was released from Hillsborough County Jail yesterday after posting $57,500 bond. The father of WWE Diva Natalya was found in possession of 55.6 grams of Oxycontin and 17.4 grams of methadone at a Tampa, Florida area gas station on Sept. 5. He was charged with two counts of possession of controlled substances with intent to distribute, two counts of trafficking illegal drugs, one count of burglary of an unoccupied dwelling, and one count of third degree grand theft for property stolen between $300 andRead More