Zack Ryder Tag

– A match involving the WWE Divas is expected to take place WrestleMania XXVIII although some company officials are against utilizing the women for the sake of it since the affair would take away time from the bouts people are most interested in seeing. It’s also been suggested as the pre-show dark match. — The February 18, 2012 episode of A.M. Raw scored a 0.64 cable rating with 755,000 viewers. — In light of her actions involving John Cena and Zack Ryder on Monday’s Raw SuperShow, Eve addressed fans duringRead More

Posted On February 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jericho On CM Punk & Chris Brown, Jennifer Hudson At SD, Eve

- Chris Jericho wrote the following on Twitter about the CM Punk vs. Chris Brown Twitter war: “Glad to see @cmpunk wasting his time threatening rappers. I don’t care about anybody else’s business except mine-which is winning at WM28.” – David Otunga’s fiancee Jennifer Hudson was backstage at last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Rockford, Illinois. There was talk among the wrestlers that she may sing America The Beautiful at WrestleMania 28 this year. – Eve Torres wrote a get well message to Zack Ryder on Twitter and he repliedRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Eve’s Heel Turn, Mick Foley’s Career Regrets, Kofi-Cole

- On Monday’s RAW, we saw a full-on heel turn from WWE diva Eve, who admitted to the Bella Twins that she is nothing more than a manipulating bimbo. Eve said she was never interested in Zack Ryder – she used him to climb the social ranks and get to the biggest fish in the pond – John Cena, who overheard the entire conversation. Eve tried everything she could do to convince John Cena that it was all a big misunderstanding, but she was carried away from Cena crying hystericallyRead More

Posted On February 16, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Eve Torres Talks About Kissing John Cena, Backlash On Twitter

WWE.com has published a pseudo-shoot interview with Eve regarding her abrupt kissing session with John Cena in front of Zack Ryder on Monday’s Raw SuperShow as well as the backlash on Twitter. “I never intended for anything bad to happen to Zack,” Torres said. “How this turned out is not how I intended. I acted in the moment – we all make mistakes. I can’t really say I’m sorry, but isn’t it better to be honest than to lead Zack on?” Torres received an avalanche of angry messages on Twitter,Read More

Posted On February 15, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Ratings Breakdown For Raw – CM Punk vs. The Miz Scores Low

The February 13, 2012 episode of the Raw SuperShow averaged 4.14 million viewers for a 3.01 cable rating. The prior week’s show garnered a 3.25 cable rating and averaged 4.62 million viewers. In the segment-by-segment breakdown, the WWE Championship Elimination Chamber Debate that kicked off Raw drew a 2.93 rating. From there, Chris Jericho’s match against Kofi Kingston lost 49,000 viewers. Backstage segments with John Cena, Zack Ryder, John Laurinaitis and David Otunga lost 24,000 viewers. Randy Orton taking on Big Show gained 93,000 viewers. The advertised return of ShawnRead More

Posted On February 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

What Happened After WWE Raw Went Off-Air; Punk-Ziggler

After RAW went off the air, John Cena nailed Kane with an Attitude Adjustment. In the dark match main event, CM Punk defended the WWE Championship by defeating Dolph Ziggler. After the bout, Punk dedicated the match to Zack Ryder.Read More

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

Undertaker’s Schedule Going Into Mania, WWE & The Shorty Awards

- WWE continues to ask fans to vote in the 4th annual Shorty Awards. WWE as a company plus The Rock and Zack Ryder are up for Shorty Awards this year. Voting ends on February 17th. – The Undertaker is currently not scheduled for any WWE live events or any SmackDown TV tapings. WWE only has him scheduled for RAW appearances between now and WrestleMania 28.Read More

Posted On February 5, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Ryder On Fans Saying He Sold Out, FCW Star Works Live Event

– WWE developmental wrestler Kenneth Cameron lost to Santino Marella in a singles matches at Friday’s Raw live event in Topeka, Kansas. Cameron is 6’3″, 216 pounds and billed from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England. — Spike TV will air The Marine 2 starring Ted DiBiase immediately following Impact Wrestling at 11:00 p.m. — New Dolph Ziggler T-Shirts are set for release soon. — Zack Ryder has drawn complaints from fans over his YouTube show Z! True Long Island Story being transferred to WWE’s auspices under their revamped YouTube channel. The WWERead More

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

Zack Ryder Discusses His Dream Match, Austin, WrestleMania

- WWE Superstar Zack Ryder did a Q&A session with The Topeka Capital-Journal this week. Here are highlights: Q: In the recently released “WWE12” video game, I can pound on Zack Ryder with Ricky Steamboat, Jack Swagger or even the Legion of Doom, but of the guys who came before you, who would your dream match be against? A: I would say Stone Cold Steve Austin. I was huge Steve Austin fan. We kind of missed each other. Zack Ryder would like to see that match, anyway. Q: WrestleMania isRead More

Posted On January 30, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Jim Ross Comments On John Cena Possibly Changing Persona

– Moments after watching Zack Ryder carted off in an ambulance last Monday on Raw, John Cena angrily looked into the camera. The official WWE website suggests that Cena was “driven to a dark side” by Kane’s heinous act. Jim Ross, however, does not think Cena will be altering his persona. A Twitter user asked Ross, “I’m not too keen on Cena turning in to a villain. Are you??” He responded, “I don’t see any major changes coming in Cena’s persona.” *NEW* photo of Kane unmasked (with hair)Read More

Posted On January 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Posts Storyline Update On Zack Ryder

- Following the attack from Kane at the WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view, WWE posted a storyline update on Zack Ryder. They say that Ryder was rushed to a nearby St. Louis trauma center. WWE’s Dr. Chris Amann said the following: “The most worrisome aspect of that move [the tombstone piledriver] is a compression force to the cervical spine that does have the potential to fracture several vertebrae and render serious injury.” “We’ve taken him to the hospital as a precautionary measure, at which point in time we’ll get cervical spineRead More

Posted On January 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder Storyline Update From Raw, Alberto Del Rio/Rumble

- In a storyline update, the WWE website is “reporting” that Zack Ryder remains hospitalized after suffering a broken back at the hands of Kane last night on Raw. WWE states they do not know how long Ryder will be out of action for. – Ricardo Rodriguez indicated that Alberto Del Rio won’t be ready to return in time for the 30-man Royal Rumble match next Sunday. He wrote on Twitter: “If Mr Del Rio wasn’t hurt he could easily win the Royal Rumble again this year. He did winRead More

Posted On January 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Swagger Wins The United States Championship, Ryder Reacts

Jack Swagger became the new WWE United States Champion on Monday’s’s RAW Supershow after he defeated a badly injured Zack Ryder, who was selling the attack from Kane last week. Ryder wrote the following on Twitter last night about his United States Title loss: “So I’m not the US champ anymore. Sorry to let my Broskis down. I will make no excuses for tonight…I will be United States champion again!” Swagger stated in a recent interview that 2012 was going to be his year and he had his sights setRead More

Posted On January 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Match For SmackDown, Zack Ryder Loses WWE US Title

- Jack Swagger became the new WWE United States Champion on tonight’s RAW Supershow after he defeated Zack Ryder. Ryder was selling the attack from Kane last week. – Mark Henry vs. Daniel Bryan for the World Heavyweight Title was announced for this week’s SmackDown, taping tomorrow night in Las Vegas.Read More

Posted On January 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Preview: Punk vs. Ziggler, Ryder vs. Swagger, Tag Titles

Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow takes place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Matches advertised for tonight’s RAW include CM Punk vs. Dolph Ziggler for the WWE Championship and Jack Swagger vs. Zack Ryder for the WWE United States championship. With the “injuries” Zack Ryder suffered at the hands of Kane last week and reports that Ryder will be kept off television to sell the attack, the US title match likely will not take place. Also on tonight’s show – WWE’s new tag team champions Epico and Primo will haveRead More

Posted On January 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder Is “Seriously Injured”; Next Week’s US Title Match

The official WWE website has posted an article claiming that Kane‘s attack on Zack Ryder on this week’s Raw left Ryder “seriously injured.” Ryder reportedly suffered no structural damage, but is undergoing further evaluation in the next week. Although it was previously announced that Ryder would defend his United States Championship on next week’s Raw, the article says that it is “unlikely” that Ryder will be able to defend it.Read More

Posted On January 8, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Morrison Comments On WWE Departure, Most Followed Wrestlers

– Popthecrowd.com has compiled a list of the top 25 most followed professional wrestling personalities on Twitter. The Rock heads the list with over 1.8 million followers. He is trailed by John Cena, Randy Orton, CM Punk, Steve Austin, Chris Jericho, The Miz, Shawn Michaels, Zack Ryder and Kelly Kelly. — Greg “The Hammer” Valentine is scheduled to appear at WrestleReunion in Los Angeles, California later this month and he will be dying his hair jet black for the occasion. The WWE Hall of Famer will appear alongside The HonkyRead More

Posted On January 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jersey Shore’s The Situation Appearing At WrestleMania 28?

In case you haven’t seen enough of MTV’s Jersey Shore on WWE and TNA programming in recent years, it appears Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino could be headed to Miami this April. According to the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, someone in WWE creative recently brought up the idea of bringing in The Situation to do something with Zack Ryder at WrestleMania 28. At this point, we don’t know if WWE has reached out Sorrentino, whether there’s any interest on his part or what his role at WrestleMania would be. He couldRead More

Posted On December 27, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Ryder Reportedly Demoted Due To Low Rating, Chimel Resurfaces

– Dave Meltzer stated on the Dec. 27 edition of Wrestling Observer Radio that Zack Ryder being placed in a romance storyline with Eve Torres and away from the main event scene stems from the staggeringly low quarter hour rating for last week’s Raw SuperShow main event, which saw Long Island Iced-Z, CM Punk and Daniel Bryan stand tall against The Miz, Alberto Del Rio and Dolph Ziggler. The main event garnered a 2.67 cable rating (2.55 for the first half of the bout), which was the lowest-rated main eventRead More