While he constantly gets bashed by fans for the scripted promos that he recites each week on Monday Night Raw, those in the industry feel that John Cena is one of the best when it comes to cutting old school style promos where no scripts are involved. He only needs bullet points, which is how they did it in the old days. Interestingly enough, it is being said that Xavier Woods is the only one that can rival Cena in this category.
September 2, 2015
During a recent podcast interview with Steve Austin, Chael Sonnen revealed some rather interesting things about Jeff Jarrett and his ownership stake in TNA, which a lot of fans assume has been vanquished completely. Sonnen stated that Jarrett still owns more than 11% of the company. It is a sizable amount but not enough to where he can go in and control the board of directors or anything.
August 31, 2015
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
Fans were disappointed that Sting did not show up at Summerslam, especially since he was in town during the week to meet fans and sign autographs. The former world heavyweight champion then took off to Chicago to make an appearance at Comic Con. However, reports have surfaced that WWE has opted to fly the legendary star back to New York City, causing rumors of a Monday Night Raw appearance to surface.
August 23, 2015
Here is an interesting tidbit on the late Roddy Piper, who passed away earlier this month from a heart attack. When he initially started this character, his name was Roddy the Piper. However, fans in the audience did not hear the announcer clearly, so they started calling him the name that he is now legendarily known as. Piper never bothered to correct them since he liked the way it sounded.
August 12, 2015
If you were one of the many professional wrestling fans that were hoping to see Sting on the same team as Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns, two of the more popular stars in WWE, then you are more than likely out of luck. Management now only wants him to make an appearance during Summerslam weekend. He might not even show up at the pay per view.
August 7, 2015
One of the ideas being floated around right now is to have Dean Ambrose become injured in the story line. Then, when Roman Reigns is outnumbered by Bray Wyatt and Luke Harper, the fans will be begging for someone to come and help him even the score. That someone would then be Sting, who would provide Reigns with the public endorsement that could benefit him greatly.
July 24, 2015
After he worked his historic match at Wrestlemania, Sting revealed to fans that he was open to making a return if WWE were to come up with something suitable. It looks like the two sides have it figured out now, as the former world heavyweight champion is reportedly going to be working Summerslam. He will appear on television prior to the pay per view to promote his involvement.
July 16, 2015
An interesting scenario played out at a recent GFW live event in Jackson, Mississippi. Scott Steiner was in the ring, cutting a promo, when he was interrupted by Chris Masters. The two had to be pulled apart to stop a brawl. Masters wrestled Benjamin in the main event, and Steiner came out to hit Masters with a bat. Benjamin then cut a promo, telling the fans that he defended Steiner's honor.
June 21, 2015