Home » Tag Archives: wwe raw

Tag Archives: wwe raw

WWE Raw Review 10/5/15: The New Day Stands Tall, Rusev Settling Down

Brian and Michael review WWE’s flagship show, the 10/5/15 edition of Monday Night Raw! The guys break down the show including the latest John Cena United States Open Challenge, The New Day’s big night, Rusev possibly tying the knot with Summer Rae and the rest of the show. Plus, theylook back at WWE’s live event from MSG featuring Brock Lesnar, ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Review 9/28/2015: Kane Wants a Piece of Seth Rollins, Big Show Ready for Brock Lesnar

Brian and Michael talk about everything that happened on the 9/28/15 edition of WWE Raw. They discuss the new storyline direction for Kane, how we feel about him challenging Seth Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, the return of John Cena’s open US Title challenge, the Big Show in advance of his match against Brock Lesnar on the WWE ...

Read More »

Podcast: WWE Raw Review 8/3/2015, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper Dead at 61

It’s the latest latest Between the Ropes broadcast as we catch up on the week in wrestling. We look at the most recent edition of WWE RAW that saw Paul Heyman put over Brock Lesnar in a big way, and Seth Rollins challenge John Cena to a Champion vs Champion, winner-take-all match at SummerSlam. Plus, more on the passing of “Rowdy” ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Review 7/27/2015, Hulk Hogan Controversy

Brian and Michael are back for the latest Between the Ropes broadcast as they discuss the latest news and notes from the world of professional wrestling. The duo dig into Hulk Hogan’s controversial, racist remarks, and what this means to his legacy, and for WWE moving forward. They also look at an interesting WWE Raw that saw two solid Diva’s ...

Read More »

Between the Ropes: WWE Raw Review 7/21/2015, Undertaker and Brock Lesnar Brawl

Brian and Michael are back for the latest Between the Ropes weekly show catching up on Battleground, a packed episode of WWE Raw, and what the product looks like heading into SummerSlam. They’ll discuss The Undertaker returning, his brawl with Brock Lesnar, the face-off between Seth Rollins and John Cena, and NXT Divas wrestling in two different segments. Plus, a ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Review 7/13/2015, NXT Women Debut

It’s the latest Between the Ropes broadcast as Brian and Michael talk about an interesting WWE RAW from 7/13/2015. They break down John Cena’s latest open challenge, the debut of three hugely popular NXT women on the main roster, and the final build for Seth Rollins vs. Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WWE Battleground. Plus, other ...

Read More »

Elimination Chamber Returns… Plus, More Details Emerge?

In case you missed the news last night, WWE announced the return of its Elimination Chamber Pay-Per-View – but this time, exclusively on the WWE Network. But that’s not the biggest surprise.

Read More »

WWE RAW Hangover: A Game of Thrones

The theme of this particular WWE RAW was Extreme Rules 2015 fallout because… well, I mean, do these shows even have “themes” anymore? Remember when EVER 3-hour show had a “theme” – like Las Vegas… or Old School… or Bob Barker… SO, how did this themeless-wonder fare?

Read More »

WWE King of the Ring Bracket Announced

Literally less than a day after its offhanded announcement at WWE Extreme Rules, WWE.com has posted an updated bracket for the NEWEST incarnation of King of the Ring. Better yet? It starts tonight on WWE RAW.

Read More »

WWE 2K15 Announced for Windows PC

Hear that noise? It’s the sound of wrasslin’ gamers everywhere rejoicing – WWE 2K15 is finally… coming to Windows PCs.

Read More »

WWE RAW Hangover: Taxicab Confessions

You never know quite what you’re going to get with these overseas RAW tapings, but the recent trend has seen guys turn face and/or heel as WWE concludes its ‘WrestleMania Revenge’ tour. Last night’s wrestling-heavy show was no different. But was it any good? Read on to find out…

Read More »

WWE Raw Review 9/8/2014: Jerry! Jerry! Jerry!

(image courtesy WWE.com) Hey, did you know last night was the Season Premiere of WWE Raw? Because, you know, a sport that runs 12 months a year, or an entertainment property that puts up new television every single week, needs to kick off a “new season.” With Jerry Springer. Groan.

Read More »

Jerry Springer “Injured” on RAW

(image courtesy WWE) The WWE hype machine was in full-force last night. To compete with the return of Monday Night Football, WWE billed RAW as the “season premiere,” and advertised Jerry Springer as its special guest. He was to host a Bella Twins intervention.

Read More »

Inviting Michael Sam To Raw Is Shameful, WWE

You know what makes me angry? When a wrestling company puts something else above the industry. I get that there are stockholders to answer to, and WWE Network subscription numbers to explain away. I’m well aware that WWE Raw is getting ready to face it biggest competition in the coming weeks with Monday Night Football But no excuse justifies WWE ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Review 9/1/2014: WCW Monday Nitro!

Despite heavy criticism, I gave WWE major props yesterday for what looked like a renewed creative spirit. I thought things were clicking. Apparently, McMahon & Co felt the opposite, and decided to publicly prove me wrong on last night’s WWE Raw. Segments I kind of hate these talky interview/talk-show segements like ‘The Highlight Reel’ and ‘MizTV.’ They’re relics of a ...

Read More »

John Cena Refuses to Evolve

On Monday’s RAW, John Cena made his first appearance since being thoroughly dismantled by Brock Lesnar in their championship match at Summerslam. Many wondered what we’d see out of Cena. It was the first time in his career that he’d been beaten so decisively, with the event coming off more as a glorified squash match than anything else. Instead of, ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Recap: Lesnar and Cena Ready for SummerSlam, Hulkster Celebrates Birthday

On the latest podcast, Brian and Steve give their WWE Raw recap including the latest between Brock Lesnar and John Cena as they get set to square off at SummerSlam, Hulk Hogan’s birthday bash, the turn in the storyline involving Stephanie McMahon and Brie Bella and more from the show.  Plus, they talk about Kevin Steen signing with WWE and ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Recap: Summerslam Closing in for Just $9.99 on the WWE Network

Stephanie McMahon beats Bellas

Brian and Steve are back for their WWE Raw recap including how you can get the WWE Network for $9.99 which became abundantly clear on the show and how that came off, the video package with Brock Lesnar and John Cena for their upcoming match at Summerslam, the main event segment featuring The Authority and The Bellas, how those two ...

Read More »

WWE Raw Recap: John Cena Returns, Stephanie Coming Back to Ring

On the latest podcast, Brian and Steve give their WWE Raw recap from last night including John Cena making his return after a week off to give an passionate promo about his upcoming match against Brock Lesnar at Summerslam, his match against Cesaro, Stephanie McMahon announcing her return to the ring against Brie Bella, the streak coming to an end ...

Read More »

WWE Monday Night Raw Scores Best Rating In Over Two Months

This past week’s WWE Monday Night Raw was the first show since Battleground on Sunday. Raw featured the return of Brock Lesnar, who will face John Cena in the main event of Summerslam for the WWE world heavyweight championship. Raw scored a 3.15 rating with an average of 4.43 million viewers. That was the best rating the show has scored ...

Read More »