Archive - 08/22/2012

Tyler Reks asks for his release and gets it


Tyler Reks was released from WWE this week after asking to be let go to spend time with his family and newborn baby daughter. “I realized recently that being a Superstar means sacrificing certain things, including time with my family. As a new father, my heart broke every time I had to leave to go on the road,” Reks wrote on his...

D’Angelo Dinero out of BFG Series

D'Angelo Dinero

TNA Wrestling announced on its website that D’Angelo Dinero is officially out of the Bound For Glory Series due to an injury. The man formerly known as Elijah Burke in the WWE suffered a shoulder injury during a match and he was written off by having Aces and 8s attack him at the Hardcore Justice pay-per-view. Last week he tweeted a picture...

RAW rating for 08/20/2012


The post-SummerSlam RAW this week drew a 3.14 composite rating with a total average viewership of 4,352,000. Hour one did 4,352,000 viewers, hour two did the best with 4,657,000 viewers and the third hour scored 4,426,000 viewers. The overall number is up from last week’s 2.84. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by...