Back to the Future Shock: The Long History of Cole, O’Reilly & Fish


On Wednesday night, Kyle O’Reilly officially made his All Elite Wrestling (AEW) debut, by attacking Orange Cassidy and coming to the aid of Adam Cole and Bobby Fish. The match ended with the three former members of NXT’s Undisputed Era standing tall, much to the uncertain dismay of Cole’s SuperKliq partners, The Young Bucks. While […] READ MORE

Rivalry Rewind: From Future Shocked to a Shocked System, Adam Cole and Kyle O’Reilly Rivalry Set for Latest Chapter


When it comes to relationships in wrestling, some people are just destined to “Fight Forever.” There are some grudges that can’t be contained, some animosities that can’t be quelled, and some actions that will never be forgiven or forgotten. While distance and time may temporarily heal wounds, some rivalries are just too entrenched to ever […] READ MORE

Pat McAfee Continues Feud with Adam Cole, Punting Him to End NXT

Wednesday night’s NXT was action-packed but perhaps the most jaw-dropping moment of the night came in the show’s closing seconds as former NFL punter-turned-podcaster and NXT analyst, Pat McAfee, viciously punted Adam Cole and then celebrated before escaping the Performance Center. McAfee was an invited guest on the show to address his beef with Cole, […] READ MORE

System Shocked: What’s Next for NXT, Undisputed ERA, and Adam Cole Upon One Year Title Anniversary


When Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly, and Bobby Fish arrived in NXT just under three years ago, no one could have anticipated just how much of an impact the three former Ring of Honor stars would have on NXT’s landscape. Dubbing themselves the Undisputed ERA, their faction name also served as a declaration. As Cole made […] READ MORE

Preview: NXT (4/1/20)


WWE NXT is back with another exciting edition of its weekly episodic programming.  It shall be airing on a tape delay from its Full Sail base in Winter Park, Florida.  As has been the case in recent weeks, the show will take place without a crowd in attendance.  As the coronavirus epidemic continues to sweep […] READ MORE

From Prophecy to Perfection: How Undisputed ERA Became NXT’s Top Act of 2019

On December 13th, 2018, Adam Cole, who may well now be called NostrADAMus, made the world a promise with a simple statement. “This is a threat…its a promise…and its certainly #Undisputed,” Cole tweeted as he shared a graphic showing himself, Roderick Strong, Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly all wearing the respective NXT men’s titles. While […] READ MORE

Match Point: The Revival Return to NXT for Dream Match with Undisputed ERA (11/20/19)


Match Point is an on-going series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, where we look at intriguing matchups in indie wrestling and beyond. They may be dream matches, hotly anticipated rematches, or first-time matchups much like what today’s edition focuses on. Known as the mecca of tag team wrestling over the past few years, Wednesday’s […] READ MORE