1. WWE Royal Rumble 2017: Most Appealing Dark Horses to Win 30-Man Match

    A long shot outlasting the field at Royal Rumble 2017 would send a jolt of electricity through WWE. It's been years since the annual 30-man Battle Royal produced a winner the audience couldn't see coming...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 28,600 reads 72 comments

  2. DIY vs. The Revival and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Jan. 12

    The NXT Tag Team Championship match on Wednesday night between DIY and The Revival was a reminder of the magic of finding the perfect rivals. Sparks fly e very time Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano collide with Dash Wilder and Scott Dawson...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 6,465 reads 5 comments

  3. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Jan. 12

    The hard-hitters took the stage on Wednesday's WWE NXT . During the developmental brand's return to Full Sail University, Elias Samson took a jobber to task. Oney Lorcan knocked around Andrade "Cien" Almas ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 6,607 reads 5 comments

  4. Projecting Kenny Omega's Odds of Joining WWE After NJPW Contract Expires

    Fresh off a masterpiece in Tokyo, Kenny Omega is the hottest commodity in wrestling and surely the No. 1 talent on WWE 's wish list. The New Japan Pro Wrestling star is a world-class performer who routinely churns out classics...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 31,098 reads 77 comments

  5. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 10 Show

    Impending darkness and danger created the biggest questions to come out of Tuesday's WWE SmackDown . Baton Rouge, Louisiana, hosted the blue brand as The Wyatt Family nearly shattered live on the air...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 23,826 reads 41 comments

  6. Pros and Cons of John Cena Defeating AJ Styles at WWE Royal Rumble 2017

    At WWE Royal Rumble 2017, John Cena will collide with AJ Styles with more than gold on the line. The WWE Championship match will affect WrestleMania positioning, the record books and the direction of the New Era...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 22,003 reads 105 comments

  7. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Chris Jericho's Win 1st Step to Revitalizing US Title

    1. Save the U.S. Title, Y2J Chris Jericho freed the United States Championship. The title sputtered in Roman Reigns' grasp. It was a minor subplot to Reigns' quest for the Universal Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 months ago 17,327 reads 67 comments

  8. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Jan. 10

    WWE SmackDown's reign as the superior storytelling brand continued in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Tuesday night. There was no classic match or stellar segment, but everything showcased SmackDown's characters or moved its plots along...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 71,783 reads 219 comments

  9. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 9 Show

    Did the Jan. 9 WWE Raw foreshadow major victories for Roman Reigns and Undertaker? When the red brand visited New Orleans on Monday night, Reigns lost a hard-fought battle against two rivals at once...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 19,546 reads 49 comments

  10. Undertaker's Best Booking Options, Projections for WWE Royal Rumble 2017

    The 2017 WWE Royal Rumble has to be a catalyst for Undertaker , not a coronation. The Deadman emerged on Monday's WWE Raw to enter his name in the Rumble match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 22,478 reads 40 comments

  11. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 10

    Another WWE SmackDown , another loaded card. The blue brand has been stacking its recent shows with intriguing bouts, and Tuesday's show will be no different. John Cena , Natalya and American Alpha all have tough challenges on the docket...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 7,818 reads 34 comments

  12. WWE Is Ronda Rousey's Key to Reigniting Career

    The WWE spotlight can heal a broken Ronda Rousey . The former UFC women's bantamweight champion suddenly doesn't look like she belongs in the Octagon anymore...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 28,253 reads 80 comments

  13. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 9

    The road to the Royal Rumble will be bolstered with star power on Monday's WWE Raw, as Shawn Michaels is set to appear on the red brand, and Undertaker is expected to follow suit...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 30,046 reads 93 comments

  14. Dean Ambrose vs. The Miz: Highlights, Pitfalls to Avoid for WWE SmackDown Feud

    Dean Ambrose and The Miz's battle over the Intercontinental Championship has them battling to be WWE SmackDown's best story going. The success of their rivalry thus far is a testament to simplicity and leaning on the basics...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 28,221 reads 55 comments

  15. Matt and Jeff Hardy Better off Avoiding WWE Temptation and Staying with TNA

    Matt and Jeff Hardy are TNA royalty, masters of a self-created kingdom. Should they venture back to WWE, their standing would shift. There's no guarantee that they wouldn't slide down to commoner status...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 36,956 reads 42 comments

  16. WWE 2017 Preview: Must-Book Rivalries, Biggest Challenges, Predictions and More

    In the world of WWE in 2017, promise will become reality, and potential will be realized. This will be Baron Corbin's time, as The Lone Wolf will rise to SmackDown's top tier...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 35,702 reads 68 comments

  17. Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Jan. 5

    Sami Zayn stood up to the monstrous Braun Strowman until he was laying at the behemoth's boots as a heap of immobile flesh. The rivals' Last Man Standing match on the first Raw of 2017 proved to be the best story told on a WWE stage this week...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 5,569 reads 18 comments

  18. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Jan. 5

    Crowd reactions spoke volumes about where several WWE NXT prospects stand. NXT 's trip to Melbourne, Australia, served as a homecoming for Aussies Buddy Murphy, Shane Thorne and Billie Kay...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 6,836 reads 7 comments

  19. 5 Ways Seth Rollins Can Achieve a Career Year in WWE in 2017

    Seth Rollins' return to WWE after knee surgery led to a disappointing year. After a red-hot 2015, The Architect was a stack of damp dynamite that just wouldn't light in 2016. Talent wasn't the issue — booking was...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 23,849 reads 95 comments

  20. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 3 Show

    Anger permeated much of the first WWE SmackDown of 2017. Dolph Ziggler responded to his latest loss with a violent outburst. Not being intercontinental champion anymore left The Miz incensed...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 23,592 reads 112 comments

  21. Aliyah: Everything You Need to Know About NXT Star After WWE SmackDown Debut

    WWE SmackDown fans caught a flash of a future star when Aliyah made her main-roster debut. The NXT Superstar popped in on the blue brand for a surprise visit. She took on Carmella on Tuesday's show in Jacksonville, Florida...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 1,767 reads 2 comments

  22. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE SmackDown Deftly Showcasing Intercontinental Title

    1. More Marquee than Midcard WWE SmackDown treats the Intercontinental Championship as it should be: as a coveted prize over which gladiators furiously fight. The blue brand has offered the leather-and-gold strap the spotlight it deserves...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 28,161 reads 87 comments

  23. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Jan. 2 Show

    The first WWE Raw of 2017 raised questions about the anatomy of several of the red brand's rivalries. Braun Strowman left Sami Zayn unable to stand on Monday's Raw. He beat up the babyface until he wore a black eye and punch-drunk daze...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 12,836 reads 43 comments

  24. Goldberg Must Feud with New Era Superstar to Maximize Latest WWE Run

    When Goldberg glared at Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens and Braun Strowman at the close of Monday's WWE Raw, it felt as if he was standing at a crossroads, looking at three potential paths to take...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 23,717 reads 60 comments

  25. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Jan. 3

    Championship gold will be at the center of the first WWE SmackDown of 2017. AJ Styles and John Cena will sign the contract for their WWE Championship match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 4 months ago 15,393 reads 54 comments