Vince McMahon

WWE owner Vince McMahon agrees new 'billion dollar' deal with FOX to air SmackDown Live

WWE have reportedly agreed a "billion dollar" deal for SmackDown Live to move to the FOX network.<p>Although the switch has yet to be announced …

WWE

WWE Seemingly Writes Its Own Script

WWE shares spike on television deal.<p>WWE is a ratings monster.<p>Shares flirting with $60.<p>It is almost as if WWE (WWE) is writing its own script. The …

USA Network

'WWE Smackdown' Moving To Fox Cements The Network's New Direction

Yesterday, it was announced Fox had laid out a mighty green $1 billion deal for the rights to <i>WWE Smackdown</i>, which currently calls USA home. According to all reports, the deal will take effect in October 2019.<p>Without a doubt, this purchase gives a weekly WWE show a chance to be in front of the …

Antitrust Laws

WWE legend The Big Show signs new contract after talks with Vince McMahon

WWE legend The Big Show has revealed he has signed a new three-year contract with the company.<p>The 46-year-old superstar, who joined Vince McMahon’s …

WWE

‘SmackDown’ Punches Up

It’s been rumored for months, but now it’s being rumored to be true: WWE is bringing its talents to Fox. Or at least those of its <i>SmackDown</i> roster. …

Reality TV

WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 21

The road to Money in the Bank rolled through another episode of Raw Monday, as the Superstars of WWE's flagship show jockeyed for position ahead of the June 17 pay-per-view.<p>Braun Strowman picked up a big win, Roman Reigns and Kevin Owens dominated the first hour, and Ronda Rousey and Nia Jax signed …

Brock Lesnar

Why Pro Wrestling Beats “Real Sports”

I’d seen wrestling before, but it never really made an impact on me until WrestleMania IV. I can’t imagine what my life would be like had I not …

WWE

Eric Bischoff on changing pro wrestling forever, plus starting '83 Weeks' with Conrad Thompson

<b>Eric Bischoff</b> never set out to destroy WWE. He only wanted to compete.<p>That's the mandate he got from former boss and business tycoon Ted Turner when …

Vince McMahon

Pierre Carl Ouellet Is Old as Hell and Still Banging on the Indie Circuit

At 50, PCO is still pulling off moonsaults. That combination of age and his ability to do things he should not have been doing when he was young, let alone now, is the immediate spark to PCO’s appeal.<p>There aren’t many active wrestlers from the WWF’s “New Generation” anymore. That pastel-colored, …

Vince McMahon

WWE Has No Idea What To Do With Bobby Lashley

It's not Bret Hart in WCW level bad (yet), but WWE clearly has absolutely no idea what to do with Bobby Lashley, and last night's segment on <i>Monday</i> …

Vince McMahon

WWE Superstar ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage – His Greatest Moments in Words and Pictures

Celebrate the life of Randy Savage on the seventh anniversary of his death.<p>Randy “Macho Man” Savage is considered one of the all-time great …

Randy Savage

WWE Stock Skyrockets on Huge 'SmackDown'-to-Fox Deal

Shares of pro-wrestling promotion rise almost 15 percent on Monday<p>WWE just laid the smackdown on the New York Stock Exchange: Shares in Vince …

Pro Wrestling

WWE moving ‘SmackDown’ to Fox with $1 billion deal

WWE is headed to network television.<p>Vince McMahon’s wrestling behemoth will move “SmackDown Live” to Fox starting in October 2019, according to …

Vince McMahon

WWE Raw Fans Are Making It Clear That Seth Rollins Is 'The Guy'

WWE Raw is all about Roman Reigns, but if the fans have their way, it will become the Seth Rollins show.<p>Despite the obvious fan resistance to the seemingly never-ending push of “The Big Dog,” WWE insists on establishing Reigns as “the guy” (a.k.a. its top star) not just on Raw but in all of WWE. In …

Royal Rumble

WWE Superstar and Liverpool fan Sheamus on Champions League final, Cristiano Ronaldo & Vince McMahon

In a Blood Red podcast special, WWE superstar Sheamus joined the ECHO's tag-team of Paul Gorst and Joe Rimmer to speak about his love of Liverpool FC.<p>…

Liverpool FC

Alliance of American Football might work by appealing to fans, gamblers in post-NFL window

Don’t sleep on the Alliance of American Football. This can work.<p>It might seem easy to dismiss as the latest in a string of upstart football leagues. But newly announced Phoenix coach Rick Neuheisel put it best when he said, “This is a league of opportunity.”<p>The Alliance has an opportunity give more …

NFL

“ALL IN” = NEW BEGINNING, OR LAST GASP?

posted by Mark Madden -<p>33 minutes ago<p>Congratulations to Cody Rhodes and The Young Bucks for selling out “All In” Sept. 1 at the Sears Centre in …

Pro Wrestling

Ranking 10 WWE NXT stars that will be the most successful on the main roster

The WWE NXT brand is the company’s third brand (after Raw and Smackdown) as well as a developmental territory featuring a mix of talent with all …

Vince McMahon

10 People Dwayne Johnson Is Still Close Friends With & 5 He Doesn’t Talk To Anymore

<img src="https://https://static1.srcdn.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/rock-friends2.jpg" /><p>Successful at pretty much everything he …

Movies

The WWE Universe Pays Tribute To ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage On The Anniversary Of His Death

On May 20, 2011, the wrestling world lost a legend when WWE Hall of Fame inductee “Macho Man” Randy Savage passed away. The WWE and wrestling icon …

Randy Savage

Happy Birthday Andre: Look At These Rare Photos The WWE Released To Celebrate ‘The Eighth Wonder Of The World’

Andre the Giant was not only one of the most famous WWE superstars of all time, he was one of the most famous celebrities known worldwide. Andre was …

Andre the Giant

WWE Money in the Bank: The stories behind the stories

Money in the Bank ladder matches have been a staple in WWE for more than a decade, first as an annual attraction at WrestleMania and then as a yearly …

Brock Lesnar

The Young Bucks Appear On ‘Talk Is Jehrico’ Podcast, Reveal They Made More From Merchandise Than Wrestling

ROH World Tag Team Champions Matt and Nick Jackson discuss their feuds, their future, and Funko Pop! figurines with WWE Superstar Chris Jericho.<p>Fans …

WrestleMania

As AAF hires coaches and announces teams, XFL is far behind

Getty Images<p>Two new football leagues have formed this year, with the Alliance of American Football announcing that it will start play in 2019 and the …

NFL

This Week In WWE Biz: Ronda Rousey Plans, Brock Lesnar Vs. Seth Rollins?, Randy Orton Injury, More

<b>WWE Planning On Doing Brock Lesnar Vs. Seth Rollins?</b><p>Could “The Architect” be the one who slays “The Beast?”<p>According to Ringside News, “Mike Johnson speculated on…PWInsider Elite Audio that Seth Rollins may be the next challenger for Brock Lesnar’s WWE Universal Championship title,” pointing to …

Brock Lesnar

Nikki and Brie Bella wrestle with our questions

The two young women who used to wake up every morning when they were kids by milking cows on their farm in Scottsdale, Arizona, now have their own …

Long Island

Former WWF Wrestler Brutally Beaten by Six Men in Argument Over Parking Space

Former pro wrestler and bodybuilder Tom Magee suffered multiple facial fractures after he was attacked by a group of men in a dispute over a parking …

Pro Wrestling

20 Legendary WWE Wrestlers Who Look Totally Different Today

Often, professional wrestling fans see the beloved wrestlers from the past through rose-tinted glasses. Whether it is superstars from the Attitude …

WWE

WWE Is Poised To Hit The TV Rights Jackpot In Its Upcoming Domestic Contract

<i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> caused a stir on Wednesday when the publication’s Matthew Belloni tweeted that USA Network parent company NBC Universal is …

Fighting

WWE legend and SmackDown commissioner Shane McMahon undergoes surgery

WWE legend Shane McMahon has successfully undergone hernia surgery.<p>The 48-year-old went under the knife last Friday in New York City.<p>A WWE statement …

WWE