Backstage News On WWE Hiring Paul Heyman And Eric Bischoff, Former TNA Employees “Baffled”, TV Roles

As noted, WWE has hired Eric Bischoff and Paul Heyman to work as Executive Directors of RAW and SmackDown. Bischoff will head up the blue brand while Heyman will run the red brand, and both will report directly to WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. Below is a new WWE Now video with Cathy Kelley looking at the buzz surrounding the latest… Read More Backstage News On WWE Hiring Paul Heyman And Eric Bischoff, Former TNA Employees “Baffled”, TV Roles

Edge to Appear At SmackDown 1000, Updated Line-Up For Next Tuesday

WWE Hall of Famer Edge has been confirmed for next Tuesday’s SmackDown 1000 episode in Washington, DC. WWE has confirmed that he will be hosting a special edition of The Cutting Edge. Christian is likely to appear but he has not been confirmed as of this writing. Below is the updated line-up for next Tuesday: * The Undertaker and Kane return… Read More Edge to Appear At SmackDown 1000, Updated Line-Up For Next Tuesday

WWE Announces Rey Mysterio Will Be At SmackDown 1000

WWE announced yesterday that Rey Mysterio will appear on the 1,000th episode of SmackDown on October 16. Below is the full announcement: SmackDown 1000 now has another number of significance attached to it. That number is 619, because Rey Mysterio is back! The SmackDown legend will appear on the history-making episode, marking his return to the blue brand for… Read More WWE Announces Rey Mysterio Will Be At SmackDown 1000

WWE Reportedly Trying To Get The Rock To Appear At SmackDown 1000

WWE is reportedly trying to get Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to appear at the upcoming SmackDown 1000 show on October 16th in Washington D.C., according to Dave Meltzer in the latest issue of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter. SmackDown is named after The Rock’s catchphrase and when it first started, The Rock would refer to it as “his show.” It will be… Read More WWE Reportedly Trying To Get The Rock To Appear At SmackDown 1000