The Steel Cage

Looking back on a mediocre SummerSlam

Brock Lesnar reacts to his first round TKO

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 It’s hard to be disappointed when you don’t have very high expectations. And so, I can’t say I was let down by last night’s SummerSlam—a show that was entirely unremarkable, but not surprisingly so.

 The hype for SummerSlam made it clear that this was as much a one-match show as any in history. WWE was counting on Brock Lesnar vs. Triple-H to pretty much single-handedly carry what...

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Cena vs. Lesnar: Really fun, and really bad for business

Brock Lesnar, the biggest pay-per-view draw in MMA,

In wrestling, doing what fans want to see and doing what’s good for business are sometimes not one and the same. To that end, I can say I thoroughly enjoyed last night’s Extreme Rules pay per view, and thought the main event between John Cena and Brock Lesnar was one of the most entertaining spectacles I’ve seen in ages. That said, at the end of the night, I think WWE may have really screwed things...

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Details on Brock Lesnar's contract with WWE

UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at the UFC

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Brock Lesanr has officially signed a one-year deal with the WWE and is obligated to make at least two appearances a month, according to

He will make more appearances as Wrestlemania 29 nears on April 7, 2013. Wrestlemania 29 will take place at MetLife Stadium.

The WWE is allowed to negotiate for more appearances, but Lesnar has to approve, the site reported. That means...

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WWE Raw: Daniel Bryan will benefit from Wrestlemania loss

WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan flys off the ropes

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Brock Lesnar’s return to the WWE after eight years pushed everything else to the side on Raw last night. That says a lot about Lesnar because it was one of the best Raws in recent memory.

The Miami crowd was so good last night that the WWE should have them at every televised event. The one thing you may have noticed is how over Daniel Bryan was with the fans in attendance. Fans chanted Bryan’s...

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WWE Raw: Brock Lesnar returns and takes aim at John Cena

Brock Lesnar celebrates his second-round victory over Shane

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Here comes the pain! Again.

Brock Lesnar made his return to the WWE on Raw tonight and delivered an F-5 to John Cena completely changing the landscape of the WWE for the foreseeable future.

Rumors were running wild all weekend that the former WWE Champion turned MMA fighter was set to return to the company that made him famous. Those rumors were put on hold as Lesnar was nowhere to be...

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What Batista was really doing on Wrestlemania Sunday

Former WWE Champion Batista spent his Wrestlemania Sunday

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So where was former WWE Champion Dave Batista yesterday? He was rumored to make an appearance at Wrestlemania but neither he nor Brock Lesnar showed up. Lesnar was spotted in Miami to reportedly finish negotiating a contract with the WWE.

As for Batista, he was competing in the Nautica South Beach Triathlon, according to a press release we received earlier today from a gentlemen who handled...

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The latest on Brock Lesnar's possible return to WWE

Brock Lesnar

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According to, Brock Lesnar arrived in Miami yesterday with tons of security and a brand new WWE contract in hand. Reports have surafaced over the last few days that Lesnar has been in talks with the WWE on a new contract.

Lesnar's arrival in Miami doesn't guarantee he will make an appearance at Wrestlemania tonight or on Raw tomorrow night.

UFC president Dana White said...

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Thoughts on Batista, Undertaker's hair, Wrestlemania, John Cena and The Rock

Batista, right,battles Triple H in their bout during

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Just under 24 hours before the opening bell at Wrestlemania 28. Here are some lingering thoughts going into the big show.

Rock vs. John Cena

I don’t have any doubts that Cena will go over. The real question is do Rock and Cena have a cordial handshake following the match? Seth Mates posed this question in his prediction for the match. The handshake may not seem like a big deal to fans,...

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Brock Lesnar to appear at WWE Wrestlemania 28?

Brock Lesnar celebrates after beating Frank Mir via

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Rumors are swirling online that Brock Lesnar could make an appearance at Wrestlemania 28 in Miami this Sunday.

The rumors began after Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer reported this week that Lesnar is in negotiations with the WWE for a potential return. It’s unknown in what capacity or role Lesnar would return in, but the former UFC Champion is not a fan of the rigorous schedule of the...

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Brock Lesnar's retirement fuels return to WWE rumors

Brock Lesnar celebrates after beating Frank Mir via

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Brock Lesnar announced his retirement last night following a loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141. Thus, the rumors are beginning to fly that a return to the WWE could happen in 2012.

From all indications, the WWE and their fans would welcome Lesnar back with open arms. He was the company’s biggest star before he abruptly left in 2004 to pursue a career in the NFL. The former WWE champion didn’t...

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