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Vince McMahon is focused on XFL: Is the Reigns of Terror on its way to being over?

- Vince McMahon wasn’t at the gorilla position at Sunday’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view, according to published reports.
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Surprises at WWE Extreme Rules: The Road to SummerSlam just got interesting

- Remember when we all thought SummerSlam was going to be another serving of Brock Lesnar-Roman Reigns for the WWE Universal title?
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Chris Graham joins Mark Moses Show to talk Brock Lesnar, college football

- Chris Graham appears on the Mark Moses Show to talk about WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar's most recent dalliance with UFC, and then joins Mark in taking a quick look at the upcoming 2018 college football season.

Why Brock Lesnar is attractive to UFC

- UFC is gearing up for another Brock Lesnar return, this time to challenge new heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier, probably early next year.

AXS TV G1 Special marred by Ross, Barnett

- The New Japan Pro Wrestling version of Kenny Omega-Cody at Saturday’s G1 Special was light-years ahead of what Ring of Honor offered back in April.
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Kenny Omega, Bill Goldberg, more from the world of pro wrestling: Podcast

- Chris Graham talks pro wrestling: previewing this weekend's New Japan G1 Special featuring Kenny Omega, and discussing Bill Goldberg's two dream matches.
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Vader. Money in the Bank, G1 Climax: Podcast

- Chris Graham talks pro wrestling, including the news of the passing of legendary Leon "Vader" White, the fallout from Money in the Bank, and a look ahead to the G1 Climax tournament.
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WWE dumps Big Cass: Why?

- Big Cass, real life name William Morrissey, has been released by WWE, two days after opening the Money in the Bank pay-per-view with a tapout loss to Daniel Bryan.
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Takeaways from WWE Money in the Bank

- The most memorable part of the Roman Reigns vs. Jinder Mahal match at Money in the Bank last night was the crowd starting and maintaining The Wave.
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Omega-Okada IV: Wrestling, as an art form, at its very best

- I went to great pains, sorta, kinda, to avoid the Internet Saturday morning, so as not to spoil the experience of seeing Kenny Omega face off with Kazuchika Okada.
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Chris Graham talks WWE, Twitter, Dickie V, rainy days

- Rainy days can lead to decent fodder for podcasts. Today, Chris Graham discusses the news that WWE Smackdown is heading to Fox, his three most famous Twitter followers, his bromance with Dickie V, and nosebleeds.
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Smackdown moving to Fox in 2019: Five things it means for WWE fans

- WWE Smackdown is moving to Fox in October 2019, part of a $1 billion, five-year deal that moves the blue brand to Big 4 network television for the first time.
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WWE Backlash: What in the sam hill was that crap?

- WWE Backlash had a WWE title match between A.J. Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura, and for whatever reason, it was decided to have that match go on third before the end.
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Live Coverage: WWE Greatest Royal Rumble

- Chris Graham leads our live coverage of the WWE Greatest Royal Rumble, live from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Check back for regular updates from the action.
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Report Card: Night 2 of WWE Superstar Shakeup

- Samoa Joe may have been the biggest surprise on Night 2 of the WWE Superstar Shakeup. Joe had just returned from injury after getting a big push on the Raw brand last summer, and he had been advertised on the post-WrestleMania Raw house tour opposite Roman Reigns in main events.
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Report Card: Night 1 of the WWE Superstar Shakeup

- The early reviews of the WWE Superstar Shakeup are coming in mixed, if not vicious, in who did move, and who didn’t. The consensus, from what I’m reading, is that WWE fell short of the big splash it was hoping for by not moving names like A.J. Styles, Daniel Bryan and Shinsuke Nakamura from Smackdown to Raw, the higher-rated of the two weekly shows.
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WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Goldberg makes an appearance at The Last Great Colosseum

- Fresh off his recent induction into the WWE Hall of Fame, Bill Goldberg paid a visit to The Last Great Colosseum on Saturday prior to the running of the Xfinity series race.
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WWE heads into its new year post-WrestleMania 34: Chris Graham breaks it all down

- Chris Graham hosts a Facebook Live segment talking about the new year in WWE that begins this week with Monday Night Raw and Smackdown, the first two shows post-WrestleMania 34.
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WrestleMania, Supercard of Honor, NXT highlight big weekend in wrestling

- Chris Graham breaks down the matches on the biggest weekend of the 2018 pro wrestling calendar, highlighted by WrestleMania34, Supercard of Honor and NXT Takeover New Orleans.
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The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever: New book by Chris Graham offers look behind the scenes of pro wrestling business

- Chris Graham offers a glimpse behind the curtain of the pro wrestling business in his new book, The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever, the inside story of the 2011 Night of Legends, a live pay-per-view event featuring stars including WWE Hall of Famers Kevin Nash, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan and The Rock 'n Roll Express that was met with almost universally negative reviews.