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Brock Lesnar Killed The Lord Tensai Gimmick

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I hate to be the one to break the bad news, but this little Lord Tensai experiment is dead on arrival. I’m not here to poke holes in everything that WWE creative puts out there. I know how difficult it is to make an engaging product that connects with the fans, and something that is both marketable and profitable. And, had it not been for the More...

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By DieHard Derek On Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
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Will You Buy Cena vs. Laurinaitis?

Call me crazy, but after coming off of WrestleMania 29, which headlined with John Cena vs. The Rock, and then rushing into Extreme Rules to get the John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar nut off prematurely, who in their right More...

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By DieHard Derek On Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
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Working with WWE Star R-Truth

You meet some pretty interesting people in the pro wrestling business. You realize that outside of the characters they portray on television, they actually are human beings. Like you and I, they are people with More...

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By DieHard Derek On Friday, April 13th, 2012
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Brock and Cena “Worked Shoot” Played To Perfection

As someone who comes from a creative writing background and was the head writer/booker for NWA Cyberspace for over three years, I not only get insulted, but I’m mind-numbingly baffled when I try to understand More...

By DieHard Derek On Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
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Booker T’s Reality of Wrestling

I’m a fan of Booker T’s work…but, not so much of his commentary skills. Yeah it’s different, but it has to be one of the worst experiments since the WWE tried to put Superstar Billy Graham More...

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By DieHard Derek On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012
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Brock Lesnar Returns To WWE

We all heard the rumors that Brock Lesnar was in Miami to sign a one year deal with the WWE. So, it’s no surprise that he popped up on RAW to close the show and start the buzz as to what his motives would More...

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By DieHard Derek On Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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WrestleMania Wrap Up – Cena vs. The Rock

The Rock defeated John Cena after the year long build up of the greatest pro wrestling main event of all-time. For over 15 years, I hadn’t been excited for a WrestleMania event. Until now. The build up was More...

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By DieHard Derek On Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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WrestleMania Wrap Up – Undertaker vs. Triple H

In a match that was defined as “The End of An Era,” The Undertaker continued his WrestelMania winning streak to 20-0 by defeating Triple H in a Hell In The Cell Steel Cage Match featuring Hall of Famer More...

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By DieHard Derek On Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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WrestleMania Wrap Up – Punk vs. Jericho

CM Punk retained his WWE World Title by defeating Chris Jericho. I felt this was the match to steal the show. And, in my opinion, it did…but barely. I don’t think the WWE Universe understood what they More...

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By DieHard Derek On Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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WrestleMania Wrap Up – GM Tag Match

Team John Laurinaitis defeated Team Teddy Long to take over control as general manager of the RAW and Smackdown brands. This was a typical throw-away match. In order to give the drawing matches more time, creative More...