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RAW Deal: Crunch time leading into WrestleMania

Mar 20, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Something seemed off about Roman Reigns last week leading the columnist to speculate about a double turn at WrestleMania

PUSH IMMINENT? Dolph Ziggler and Dean Ambrose shined as babyfaces on RAW, while Roman Reigns brought the wrong kind of energy. Could a double turn be coming at WrestleMania? Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: New year, new wrestling

Jan 09, 2016 - 1:23 PM

Should Daniel Bryan be back for WrestleMania? How will the NJPW wrestlers be handled in WWE? These subjects and more are tackled in this week s RAW Deal

ROMAN EMPIRE. WWE champion Roman Reigns will 'look strong' whether or not he retains the title at the Royal Rumble. Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: The rage of war

Aug 27, 2015 - 7:54 AM

Jon Stewart may have only prevented the inevitable in screwing John Cena out of his 16th world title but Cena s show of emotion is likely to polarize fans even further

ATTITUDE ADJUSTED. WWE wrestler John Cena gestures at the former host of The Daily Show after slamming him in Brooklyn. Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: Like the first time, but not quite

Jul 31, 2015 - 11:42 AM

The WWE resorted to hyperbole again this weekend but the long term solution to their ratings problem may not be as complicated as they think

Kevin Owens vs Randy Orton was the only thing that felt fresh on the latest WWE Raw, but that didn't stop WWE from building everything up on an otherwise routine show as historic. Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: Teenage dirtbag

May 30, 2015 - 5:49 PM

Putting The Shield together in a feud is exciting but like an overeager first date it s all moving too fast

Could the Roman Reigns/Dean Ambrose pairing be hinting at something deeper? Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: The Passion of Brock Lesnar

Apr 02, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Love him or hate him for the schedule he keeps but Brock Lesnar might very well be the best thing to ever happen to contemporary WWE

Brock Lesnar appears on WWE TV on a limited basis, and that may be the best thing for the company. Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: Only got a gallon in the gas tank

Feb 11, 2015 - 7:04 PM

With just one Sunday left until the Fastlane PPV Roman Reigns and Daniel Bryan are in hurry up mode to create hype for their pivotal number one contender match

Babyface vs Babyface matches need some kind of animosity to catch steam, and that's what WWE created this past Raw. Photo from WWE.com

RAW Deal: Rollins in the deep

Jan 14, 2015 - 8:01 PM

If the Royal Rumble pay per view happened this Sunday instead of the next I would have no protests at all against a Seth Rollins championship victory writes the columnist

Mr. Money in the Bank Seth Rollins introduces WWE champion Brock Lesnar's face to the mat. Photo from WWE.com