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6/16/13 Payback Review: Punk Steals the Show; Cena, Del Rio Leave as Champs

I wrote in my Payback preview about how strange it was to prepare for a PPV without participants from two of the three biggest singles matches and with the primary...

Money in the Bank Review: The Stage is Set for Summer

Professional wrestling stories can generally be broken down into two phases- the buildup and the payoff. Wrestlemania is the biggest event of the year because it...

SummerSlam Review: Both Main Events Deliver in Exciting Event

SummerSlam justified its reputation as the second best PPV of the year on Sunday. The show’s two main events met or exceeded lofty expectations as CM Punk, Brock...

Night of Champions Review: Bryan’s Win Creates More Questions than Answers

Daniel Bryan def. Randy Orton to become the WWE Champion Grade: B+ While I would not go so far as to call Night of Champions a one match show, the WWE Title match was...

10/6/13 Battleground Review: Rhodes Family Victory Trumps Inconclusive Main Event

Daniel Bryan and Randy Orton Wrestled to a No Contest for the Vacant WWE Title Grade: B+ Bryan and Orton have frequently worked great matches over the last several...

10/27/13 Hell in a Cell Review: Decent Show Features More Storytelling Than Wrestling

Randy Orton def. Daniel Bryan in Hell in a Cell to become WWE Champion Grade: B The high-profile involvement of guest referee Shawn Michaels looked like a red herring...

Survivor Series Review: Title Match Letdowns Undermine PPV

As I wrote in my Survivor Series preview, the PPV rises and falls based on the stakes of the matches on the card. The traditional elimination matches can suffer because...

3/27/14 Wrestler of the Week – Dolph Ziggler

The Wrestler of the Week award is designed to highlight a wrestler who made the most of his or her opportunities in a given week. While great matches or memorable promos...

4/30/14 Wrestler of the Week – Seth Rollins

The Wrestler of the Week award is designed to highlight a wrestler who made the most of his or her opportunities in a given week. While great matches or memorable promos...

5/7/14 Wrestler of the Week – Dean Ambrose

The Wrestler of the Week award is designed to highlight a wrestler who made the most of his or her opportunities in a given week. While great matches or memorable promos...