Roman Reigns and Big E Face Off in a SmackDown vs. Raw Crossover


Friday Night SmackDown aired from Knoxville, Tennessee. It featured a showdown between Roman Reigns and Big E and a night to remember for Bianca Belair. It was literally a homecoming week for The EST. The former Tennessee Volunteers track star visited her old high school during its autumn pep rally. Then? She was presented the […] READ MORE

How Super SmackDown at MSG Delivered


September 10’s Friday Night SmackDown, World Wrestling Entertainment’s first live broadcast at Madison Square Garden in two years, promised a “super” card. Super SmackDown at MSG celebrated WWE’s return to a venue entwined with its history, and a commemoration of the role that WWE played in helping to heal the nation after the September 11, […] READ MORE

Roman Reigns: 365 Days As Universal Champion


Today, August 30th 2021, marks 365 days (one calendar year) since Roman Reigns captured the WWE Universal Championship from The Fiend, Bray Wyatt at WWE Payback 2020. Much has changed in the past year, both inside and out of the WWE. Firstly, when Roman Reigns captured the Championship, COVID-19 vaccines were a mere dream. As […] READ MORE

Brock Lesnar Returns at SummerSlam 2021, Confronts Roman Reigns Following Main Event


The main event of SummerSlam 2021 saw John Cena challenge Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship. This was a match that was several weeks in the making, starting with Cena’s return at Money in the Bank. From there, “The Tribal Chief” repeatedly traded verbal barbs with the leader of “The Cenation.” These encounters eventually led […] READ MORE

Gable Steveson: A Profile of Olympian Courted By WWE


On August 6, 2021, Gable Steveson made US Olympic history in winning the freestyle wrestling Olympic gold medal in the super heavyweight division. Steveson, 21 years of age and weighing in at 120 kg (260 lbs), has long been courted by the WWE. So much so, in fact, that he is already a “Paul Heyman […] READ MORE

Edge Returns to SmackDown, Attacks Roman Reigns

The conclusion of Friday Night SmackDown saw Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman make a statement. In gloating fashion, Heyman ran down the list of names that “The Tribal Chief” defeated since his return at SummerSlam this past August. From “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt to Braun Strowman to Daniel Bryan and beyond, Reigns successfully defended his Universal […] READ MORE