20 Years Later: Team WWF Defeats The Alliance at Survivor Series 2001

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The Invasion is considered one of the biggest missed opportunities in professional wrestling and deservedly so. What should have been a storyline pitting the biggest wrestling companies in history, at the time, quickly devolved into a mismatched, ego-filled mess of an angle. Nonetheless, it ended in perhaps the best way it could. At Survivor Series […] READ MORE



Greatest Matches in Raw History: TLC 4 (10/07/02)

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Greatest Matches in Raw History is our short series which looks at some of the arguable contenders for the distinction of “Greatest Match in Raw History”. With Raw a decades old show boasting well over 1,000 episodes, this is, of course, purely opinion based. Today, we take a look at one of the greats from […] READ MORE


Mark Henry At 50: An Ode to the World’s Strongest Man

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The World’s Strongest Man, Mark Henry, is 50 years old today. One of the more recognizable names in the WWE in the late 1990s and throughout the 2000s, largely because of an unprecedented number of accomplishments achieved outside of the squared circle, Henry in 2021 is something of an icon. Across both professional wrestling and […] READ MORE


Riddle and Randy Orton: RKBro Is Certain to Be a Success

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Randy Orton and Riddle are now a tag team. For weeks, there have been less-than-subtle teases of the newly-formed RKBro. The formula behind this tag team – that being the goofy, happy-go-lucky superstar in a duo with the more serious “straight man” – guarantees its success. Whether it be compared to the Hollywood example of […] READ MORE




NXT Stars Appear at Royal Rumble 2021

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At last night’s Royal Rumble event, a flurry of NXT stars – some of whom have appeared in previous Royal Rumble matches – made appearances in the big two matches of the night.  Whereas NXT falls under the WWE umbrella, it is perhaps sometimes easy to forget that it doesn’t do nearly the numbers both […] READ MORE


20 Years Later: The 2001 Royal Rumble Match

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Twenty years ago today, the World Wrestling Federation held its fourteenth annual Royal Rumble event. To say that there was excitement heading in would be an understatement. Given the Royal Rumble‘s reputation, even during this period in the company that would later be known as WWE, this should come as no surprise. The 2001 Royal […] READ MORE