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Jim Ross meeting with NFLPA officials for possible WWE/NFL deal

FOX Sports is carrying an article about a possible partnership between WWE and NFL which would see the cut NFL players trying out for WWE. Jim Ross, who was in charge of WWE’s talent for several years, is meeting with

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Tammy “Sunny” Sytch released from jail

WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch is finally out of prison after serving four months for violating a restraining order according to TMZ.COM. Sunny was arrested six times in a span of four months and charged with disorderly conduct,

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Cities of Windsor and Detroit bid for WrestleMania 31 and 32

The BlackburnNews.com website is reporting that the cities of Windsor and Detroit have teamed up to submit a bid to host WrestleMania 31 and/or 32. Detroit Sports Commission Executive Director Dave Beachnau said an emphasis on the international appeal of

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TNA and Georgia Lottery team up for new instant game

TNA and Georgia Lottery have teamed up to create the IMPACT Wrestling instant game with TNA becoming the first wrestling company to be featured on a Georgia Lottery ticket. “Our partnership with the Georgia Lottery is a uniquely exciting one

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WWE Superstars praise Curtis Axel

The (re)debut of Curtis Axel as the third Paul Heyman guy got a lot of positive and encouraging tweets from fellow WWE Superstars who were excited that the man behind the character is finally getting his push. “Genuinely proud of

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Lawler issues apology to Triple H after stroke comment on RAW

The situation with Triple H where he was helped at the end of RAW because he was showing signs of concussions was all part of the show to sell the match from the previous night against Brock Lesnar. Triple H

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Curtis Axel is the third Paul Heyman guy

Joe Hennig, the son of the late WWE Hall of Famer Mr Perfect, was repackaged and given a reboot yesterday on Monday Night RAW using the name of Curtis Axel, the third Paul Heyman guy. Hennig has been signed to

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Billboard Music Awards stunt gone wrong gets the JR treatment

A stunt gone wrong at the Billboard Music Awards yesterday put wrestling into the spotlight as singer Miguel attempted to jump from one stage to another which resulted into a nasty looking finish. The 27 year old attempted to jump

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WWE returning to Abu Dhabi in October

WWE will be returning to Abu Dhabi later this year in October with three live events to be held at the Zayed Sports City Tennis Stadium. “Zayed Sports City is delighted to have WWE return to our facility this year.

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Kevin Jonas is the social media ambassador for tonight’s RAW

Kevin Jonas of the famous Jonas Brothers will be the social media ambassador for tonight’s WWE Monday Night RAW. The singer and reality TV star will be tweeting during the three hour broadcast using his @KevinJonas account which has over

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Lesnar defeats HHH, WWE title match ends in no contest at Extreme Rules

Here are the results from last night’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view which took place from the Scottrade Center in St Louis, Missouri. The Miz defeated Cody Rhodes in the pre-show match; Chris Jericho defeated Fandango; Dean Ambrose of The Shield defeated

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Extreme Rules 2013 live on pay-per-view tonight

Live from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: John Cena vs Ryback for the WWE title in a last man standing match; Alberto Del Rio vs Jack

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Fund raiser effort to help Zema Ion cover medical expenses

A fund raising effort for TNA’s Zema Ion has kicked off with the target of $30,000 to help cover his medical expenses after the former TNA X Division champion was diagnosed with appendicitis and a colon tumor. Ion – real

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WWE appoints new Vice President of Marketing for WWE Studios

Deadline.com is reporting that WWE has hired Julie Tustin as the new Vice President of Marketing for WWE Studios and will be overseeing all marketing, publicity, and brand development for the company’s film division. Tustin was working as the Senior

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The Rock talks wrestling during Fast & Furious 6 interview

In an interview with Emmy winning entertainment reporter Chris Van Vliet, former WWE champion The Rock talked about his match at WrestleMania 29 and his future while promoting his Fast & Furious 6 movie. Rock said it was a “dream

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Bob Costas discusses Vince McMahon on CNN’s Piers Morgan Live

Bob Costas was on Piers Morgan Live yesterday on CNN and one of the topics discussed for a short time was his interview that he did with Vince McMahon back in March 2001 on his show “On The Record.” A

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Zema Ion diagnosed with appendicitis and colon tumor

TNA’s Zema Ion was rushed to a hospital two days ago and had to undergo surgery to remove his appendix yesterday according to a post on his Facebook account. Ion wrote on his Twitter that he’s been sick for a

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WWE donating $1.2 million for concussion treatment research

In a story carried by USA Today in the sports section it was revealed that the WWE is donating $1.2 million over three years to further research aimed at developing a treatment for Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the brain disease associated

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WWE fires seven from the NXT developmental system

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE went on a firing spree today, getting rid of seven NXT developmental talent. The unlucky ones are Derek Bateman, Briley Pierce (Dolph Ziggler’s younger brother), Tensai’s former manager Sakamoto, Brandon Traven, Percy Watson, and Divas-in-training

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Dixie Carter open for TNA/WWE crossover event

While she was in the UK just recently, TNA President Dixie Carter did an interview with entertainment website Digital Spy to discuss the upcoming TNA tour in the UK in 2014 and an idea that will probably never happen. Carter

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