Last night was the official start of the Wednesday Night Wrestling Wars. It was the first time AEW and WWE (NXT) would go head-to-head on live TV. The Nielsen ratings are in so let’s break down the numbers. First off, regardless of the brand, 3+ million fans watched pro wrestling on a Wednesday night so that truly is a win-win for everyone. As you can … Continue reading WWE Loses the Ratings War to “Piss-Ant” AEW Promotion
Via Sports Illustrated WWE has named Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff as Executive Directors. Heyman is set to become Executive Director of Monday Night Raw, while Bischoff will fill the same role for SmackDown Live. Both will report directly to WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. The two positions are full-time executive roles, with no plans at the current time for this to be introduced as part … Continue reading Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff Named Executive Directors of WWE RAW and Smackdown
It’s been several days since Dean Ambrose shocked the wrestling world by returning to Twitter as his old moniker, Jon Moxley. There has been plenty of speculation over where Jon Moxley might land. The most popular theory is that he’s headed to All Elite Wrestling. But is Moxley really done with WWE? From what we’re hearing, the former Dean Ambrose is not accepting any offers … Continue reading Exclusive: Is Dean Ambrose Really Gone from WWE?
NXT Tag Team Champions, the War Raiders made their debut on Monday Night RAW tonight. Fans of Hansen & Rowe were excited to see them get a shot on the main roster. But they aren’t called the War Raiders anymore. Nope. They’re called… That’s right. Hansen & Rowe are now called Ivar & Erik, collectively known as the Viking Experience. Props to Corey Grave’s for … Continue reading Major Name Changes for these WWE Superstars
By Chad CooperTwitter @thechadcooper Taylor Swift once declared, “gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake.” And that’s exactly what happened Night One of the WWE Superstar Shakeup on RAW on April 15. In her tight-fittin’ acid-wash jeans, Stephanie McMahon told us the road to WrestleMania 36 has officially started in Montreal. Who is officially moved to RAW? The Miz – Love this move, which I also … Continue reading Monday Night RAW Superstar Shakeup