The decision to have Sting challenging Seth Rollins for the WWE Heavyweight Championship at Night of Champions was not a long term plan. It was made recently. The belief is that management made the decision after they decided to make the Network free this month. By having a big name legend in the main event, the front office is hoping that it will encourage fans to subscribe to their online video service.
August 26, 2015
On Monday Night Raw, we found out that Seth Rollins is going to be defending the WWE Heavyweight Championship against Sting at Night of Champions. Management still has not made an official statement on the status of the United States Heavyweight Championship yet, but the belief is that Rollins will be doing double duty at the pay per view. John Cena is a candidate to get a title rematch that night.
August 25, 2015
WWE received some very good news last night when Sheamus showed up at the arena. The medical staff was able to clear him of a concussion. He had been having symptoms since the last episode of Monday Night Raw. That enabled the creative department to include him in the final segment with Randy Orton and Seth Rollins, which possibly sets up a world heavyweight championship match between the three at Summerslam.
August 11, 2015
According to the sports books, Brock Lesnar is the favorite to beat Seth Rollins at Battleground. While that may be enough to get the internet wrestling community into a frenzy, a deeper look reveals that they are not as certain as they have been in the past. Lesnar could end up winning the match but not capturing the WWE championship.
July 18, 2015
Interestingly enough, Seth Rollins ended up being used as a motivational tool for the newest NBA champions. The Golden State Warriors coaching staff used clips of his promo from Monday Night Raw to fire up the players. It was the one where he stated that LeBron James would not be bringing a championship to the city of Cleveland.
June 17, 2015
Yet again, Seth Rollins manages to retain the world heavyweight championship by the skin of his teeth. WWE came up with a clever way to make it as close as possible. Dean Ambrose and Rollins both had their hands on the belt at the top of the ladder. As they came crashing down to the mat, the impact caused Ambrose to lose his grip, thus enabling Rollins to keep the belt.
June 14, 2015
A post on Instagram of Dean Ambrose hitchhiking in New Orleans, so that he can get back to the Superdome in time to watch Seth Rollins taking on Jamie Noble and Joey Mercury in the main event of Monday Night Raw. Ambrose has been running around all over town with the WWE Heavyweight Championship.
June 8, 2015