- Matches taped for today’s episode of WWE Superstars include Justin Gabriel vs. Darren Young and tag team action with Zack Ryder and Santino Marella vs. Heath Slater and Jinder Mahal.
- WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s SmackDown: Ryback vs. Darren Young, R-Truth vs. Antonio Cesaro, Sin Cara vs. Alberto Del Rio, Damien Sandow vs. Kofi Kingston, Big Show vs. Kane and Daniel Bryan in a Handicap Match and Dolph Ziggler vs. Randy Orton in the main event.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s show:
* What will John Cena say on Miz TV?
* Will Big Show once again collide with Sheamus?
* Can Randy Orton strike down Dolph Ziggler’s momentum?
* Will Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns bring the SmackDown to Ryback?
* How will Wade Barrett come at Kofi Kingston?