Smackdown Archives

Will Sasha Banks & Naomi Return For The WWE Women's Tag Tournament?
Triple H has wasted no time in reshaping the rosters of Raw and SmackDown to his (and largely the fans') liking  By bringing in/back to the fold fan favorites like Bayley, Dakota Kai, and Iyo Sky at last Saturday's SummerSlam and following that up last night with the shocking return of Karrion Kross and Scarlett, Triple H has begun to not only craft the[...]
How AEW Rampage Ruined The Chadster's Perfect Friday Night
The Chadster's live coverage of WWE SummerSlam was featured on WWE Smackdown last night! During a segment showing media headlines for SummerSlam, WWE used one of The Chadster's articles about Edge returning. Screencap of WWE Smackdown showing an article written by The Chadster, which is literally the greatest thing that has ever happened to The Chadster[...]
WWE SmackDown: Another Talent Made Their Big WWE Return Tonight
 Well, following the first round of exciting returns at last weekend's SummerSlam, just now on WWE SmackDown on FOX, the show ended with the return of a star who was atop many fans' lists of who they would like to see return. Former NXT Champion Karrion Kross and his wife Scarlett made their shocking return to end this[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 8/5: Roman Reigns & Drew McIntyre Face-Off
Will that same flavor find its way to FOX for SmackDown tonight? Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns will confront Number One Contender Drew McIntyre tonight on SmackDown, courtesy of WWE. One noticeably rare occurrence tonight is that WWE Super Duper Champion Roman Reigns is showing up for work  And on free TV, no less!  Reigns will be[...]
WWE SmackDown Recap 7/29: Twas The Night Before SummerSlam...
 So last night's WWE SmackDown on FOX was a great opportunity for the company to create an appetizer for tonight's main course and really sell to fans that tonight's event on Peacock and the WWE Network is must-see  Did they accomplish that?  Let's take a look. The fans got their beloved table action last night on WWE[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 7/29: Last Licks Before SummerSlam
24 hours from the start of tonight's WWE SmackDown on FOX, one of WWE's biggest annual shows, SummerSlam will get rolling live on Peacock and the WWE Network  But that's tomorrow, and in today's WWE, tomorrow is something to worry about then (at least for now)  With that in mind, tonight's SmackDown doesn't appear too interested in[...]
WWE SmackDown Recap 7/22: Surprise! It's Brock Lesnar After All!
 Or did he?  Let's take a look at last night's WWE SmackDown on FOX. Brock Lesnar introduces himself to Theory on WWE SmackDown, courtesy of WWE. So with every wrestling news source swearing up and down that Brock Lesnar screamed out, "If he's gone, I'm gone!" upon hearing of Vince McMahon's immediate retirement and storming out of the[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 7/15: The SummerSlam Special Ref Is Revealed
WWE is on the road to SummerSlam at the end of the month and with only two weeks until one of their biggest shows of the year, they're trying to get everything in order on SmackDown tonight to make that show as big as possible  Does that mean Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns will appear?  Well, no[...]
WWE's Big E Says His Broken Neck Isn't Healing As Well As Hoped
 Big E broke his neck on the March 11 episode of WWE SmackDown in an accident when fellow superstar Ridge Holland attempted an overhead Belly-To-Belly Suplex on him outside of the ring, resulting in Big E landing directly on the top of his head at ringside. Former WWE Champion Big E says he is expected to fully recover[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 7/8: Drew McIntyre vs Sheamus
 With that in mind, tonight's WWE SmackDown on FOX will be headlined by a match with serious implications for the September event when Drew McIntyre will face Sheamus with the winner challenging for the Undisputed WWE Universal title at Clash At The Castle. Drew McIntyre vs Sheamus on tonight's WWE SmackDown on FOX, courtesy of WWE. The long-time rivals will do[...]
Sasha Banks & Naomi Reportedly Removed From Internal WWE Roster
 The two were publicly chastised and suspended indefinitely on that Friday's SmackDown and haven't been seen on WWE television since  While neither has been officially released, we're now learning that WWE has removed them from their internal roster. Former WWE Women's Tag Team Champions Sasha Banks and Naomi, courtesy of WWE. Mike Johnson of is reporting that former[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 7/1: 24 Hours Until Money In The Bank
When WWE SmackDown kicks off tonight on FOX, we will be exactly twenty four hours away from the start of Saturday night's Premium Live Event on Peacock and the WWE Network, the annual WWE Money In The Bank, where of course two big Ladder Matches will be held and the male and female superstars who win[...]
WWE SmackDown Recap 6/24: Enemies Are Forced To Team Up
Last week's WWE SmackDown on FOX began with a befuddling appearance from the beleaguered Vince McMahon and ended with fans again questioning what the shot-callers were thinking when Brock Lesnar returned to yet again challenge Roman Reigns for the title at this year's SummerSlam  Fans have made it pretty clear they've had more than enough of this match-up, but with[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 6/24: An Intercontinental Title Rematch
While the main event title scene heading into WWE SummerSlam features a match-up that fans couldn't care less about seeing, with Brock Lesnar yet again facing Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns for the million and first time, one title situation that has everyone intrigued is the one that was placed around the waist of Gunther on last week's WWE[...]
Vince McMahon Takes Cue from Johnny Depp in Scandal Response
Vince McMahon appeared on WWE Smackdown yesterday hours after revealing he has temporarily stepped back from his role as Chairman and CEO of the company in the wake of bombshell revelations that he's being investigated by the board for paying $3 million to a former employee following an affair, with the investigation reportedly uncovering additional[...]