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NBC to air Tribute to the Troops tonight

Tribute to the Troops

Tonight at 8PM EST, NBC will air a one hour WWE Tribute to the Troops special with footage from the event that the company taped at Fort Benning a couple of weeks ago. This is the 12th Tribute to the Troops holiday special that WWE has done and it has become part of the company’s yearly calendar of events. In addition to footage which already...

Tribute to the Troops 2014 rating

Tribute To The Troops

This year’s Tribute to the Troops show on USA Network drew a total of 2,230,000 viewers. Last year the show did 2,310,000 for the NBC special so it basically stayed the same. The Columbus Civic Center in Columbus, Georgia, hosted the special this time around with WWE welcoming U.S. military personnel and their families who are stationed in Fort...

Tribute to the Troops 2014 on USA Network tonight

Tribute To The Troops

Tonight WWE will present Tribute to the Troops on USA Network as part of WWE Week at 8PM EST. The show was taped last week at the Columbus Civic Center in Columbus, Georgia, and was only open for U.S. military personnel and their families stationed in Fort Benning. The card for the show has The Usos vs Stardust and Goldust; Dean Ambrose vs Bray...

WWE personnel visiting U.S. troops overseas

Vince Mcmahon

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, Big Show, R-Truth, Alicia Fox and Summer Rae today left for the annual Tribute to the Troops tour, meeting U.S. military personnel who are serving overseas. The tour with a couple of WWE staff and the boss has been going on ever since the company stopped going to Iraq and Afghanistan for their yearly Tributes...

Tribute to the Troops 2014 comes to Columbus, Georgia

Tribute To The Troops

WWE announced that the 12th annual Tribute to the Troops special event will be held on Tuesday, December 9, at the Columbus Civic Center, in Columbus, Georgia. “The commitment and bravery displayed by our service men and women are unparalleled and worthy of praise,” said Gov. Deal. “This annual Tribute to the Troops event provides us the...

Tribute to the Troops 2013 rating

Tribute To The Troops

This year’s Tribute to the Troops television special which aired on NBC this past Saturday scored 2,310,000 viewers and a 0.6 rating in the 18-49 adults demo, a 100% increase from last year’s show. The show was taped from Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Fort Lewis, Washington, and while NBC only aired an hour episode, WWE presented a full show to...

WWE crew and the boss visiting troops overseas

Vince Mcmahon

WWE Superstars Big Show and R-Truth are tagging along with WWE Divas Alicia Fox and Eva Marie and supervised by the big boss, Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, as they bring some holiday cheer to troops stationed overseas. The yearly mini-trip, which replaces the massive production of hosting Tribute to the Troops overseas, seems to be visiting...

Your first look at Tribute to the Troops 2013

Tribute To The Troops

WWE Superstars and Divas spent the day at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington on Wednesday to meet the troops and their families as part of the annual Tribute to the Troops initiative by WWE, and then taped a one hour show from Hanger 4 later in the evening for an NBC broadcast on December 28. CM Punk, AJ Lee, Kofi Kingston, Zack Ryder, Dolph...

More details announced for this year’s Tribute to the Troops

Tribute To The Troops

WWE’s Tribute to the Troops will be airing on Saturday, December 28, at 8PM EST on NBC this year, with no additional two-hour showing on USA Network as it was done before. This year, former American Idol contestant and four-time Grammy nominee Daughtry will be the musical guest, performing on the show along with comedian Jeff Dunham. Hosted by...

Tribute to the Troops 2013 to be held at Fort Lewis, Washington

Tribute To The Troops

This year’s Tribute to the Troops show from WWE will be taking place at the Joint Base Lewis-McChord at McChord Field in hangars 3 and 4 on Wednesday, December 11, starting at 7PM. The base is located in Fort Lewis, Washington, and the location is the first time that will be hosting a Tribute to the Troops television taping. While for several...

10th annual Tribute to the Troops airing tonight on USA Network

Tribute To The Troops

USA Network will air the 10th annual of Tribute to the Troops tonight starting at 9PM EST as part of WWE Week on USA. The show was taped two weeks ago at The Scope in Norfolk, Virginia, in front of thousands of U.S. military personnel and their families. Matches taped for tonight include Sin Cara, Khali, Brodus Clay, and Hornswoggle vs Epico...

The Miz breaks sound barrier flying in F/A-18 fighter jet

The Miz

Former WWE champion The Miz played Top Gun last week for real when the WWE crew were in Virginia for a few days to tape Tribute to the Troops. The Miz underwent intense training for the flight which was handled by Squadron VFA-211 and then broke the speed of sound in an F/A-18 fighter jet riding in the “passenger” seat. TMZ carried the...

Randy Orton injured at Tribute to the Troops show

Randy Orton

Randy Orton suffered an injury during the tapings of Tribute to the Troops this past Sunday in Norfolk, Virginia. The former WWE and World Heavyweight champion suffered a hand injury while wrestling in a tag team match which will air on the show. Orton was unable to wrestle during the Smackdown tapings on Tuesday and was involved in a backstage...

Tribute to the Troops tapings today in Norfolk, Virginia

Tribute To The Troops

WWE will be taping the Tribute to the Troops television show today at The Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia. This will be the 10th annual of the Christmas tradition which in the past has been taped in Iraq and Afghanistan as well. The Scope Arena will be filled with U.S. military personnel and their families as no general public will be allowed...