Posts tagged with "Randy Orton"

Video: Luke Harper Returns At WWE No Mercy, Helps Wyatt Defeat Orton

Posted by Matt Boone October 10, 2016 0 Comment

Former #WyattFamily member @LukeHarperWWE appeared out of nowhere at #WWENoMercy! @RandyOrton @WWEBrayWyatt — WWE (@WWE) October 10, 2016 WWE Superstar Luke Harper made a surprise return as part of an “unholy reunion” with Bray Wyatt at WWE No Mercy on Sunday night, helping his former Wyatt Family leader gain a victory over Randy Orton […]

Booker T On Orton’s Take On Colin Kaepernick Controversy, Donald Trump/Racism

Posted by Matt Boone October 3, 2016 0 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Booker T was recently interviewed by S.I.’s Extra Mustard blog and spoke about Randy Orton’s comments on his “Heated Conversations” podcast about the national anthem controversy surrounding NFL star Colin Kaepernick. “Just for a minute, Randy Orton took a step back and said, ‘Maybe I don’t know what people are going […]

Daniel Bryan Confirms Orton-Wyatt For No Mercy, Updated PPV Lineup For 10/9

Posted by Matt Boone September 29, 2016 4 Comments

Following their segments on this week’s edition of SmackDown Live from Tuesday night, a match between Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt has been confirmed for the next blue brand exclusive pay-per-view in October. SmackDown Live General Manager Daniel Bryan officially announced the Orton-Wyatt match for the WWE No Mercy pay-per-view. Additionally, WWE shared the announcement […]

Videos: WWE Posts Multiple Highlights From Lesnar-Orton 2 In Chicago

Posted by Matt Boone September 25, 2016 1 Comment

As noted, WWE held the SummerSlam rematch between Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton at their live event in Chicago, Illinois this weekend. On Sunday, WWE posted multiple video highlights of the bout. It was declared by Paul Heyman early in the evening that Lesnar wanted a no-disqualification “Suplex City Death Match” against “The Viper,” where […]

Videos: Lesnar Beats Orton In “Suplex City Death Match” At WWE Chicago

Posted by Matt Boone September 25, 2016 0 Comment

Brock Lesnar takes Randy Orton to “Suplex City” in special stipulation match in Chicago.

Randy Orton Speaks On American Flag & National Anthem Controversies

Posted by Eric Lynch September 21, 2016 5 Comments

“The Viper” gives his take on some topical controversies.

Report: WWE Planned To Hide News Of Orton’s Concussion

Posted by Eric Lynch September 17, 2016 0 Comment

WWE had originally hoped that Randy Orton would be cleared to return to the ring in time for Backlash. Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that if he would have been cleared, they likely never would have announced the news of his concussion. While Orton has been in the mix on TV and […]

Randy Orton Update: Injury That Kept Him From Wrestling At Backlash, More

Posted by Matt Boone September 12, 2016 0 Comment

It looks like concussion issues was the injury that kept Randy Orton from competing against Bray Wyatt as scheduled at the WWE Backlash pay-per-view in Richmond, Virginia on Sunday night. According to a number of sources, “The Viper” was pulled from his match with Wyatt because of the concussion symptoms he has been suffering from […]

Report: Orton Injured, Possibly Out Of Backlash PPV Match Tonight

Posted by Matt Boone September 11, 2016 2 Comments

Is “The Viper” out of his match against “The Eater of Worlds” at tonight’s PPV?

Randy Orton Cusses At Fan On Social Media For Criticizing His SD! Live Promo

Posted by Matt Boone September 7, 2016 0 Comment

Randy Orton lost his cool a bit while dealing with fans on social media who criticized his backstage promo on Bray Wyatt during Tuesday night’s WWE Backlash “go-home” edition of SmackDown Live. “The Viper” responded to one tweet a fan sent him that read, “Where’s the punchline, Randy Orton?” Orton fired back just over ten […]

Orton vs. Wyatt Advertised For WWE Backlash, Updated PPV Lineup

Posted by Matt Boone August 30, 2016 0 Comment

While it has yet to be officially announced by WWE, Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt is being advertised for the upcoming WWE Backlash pay-per-view. Set to go down next month as the first exclusive pay-per-view for the SmackDown Live brand, WWE Backlash will feature the following matches previously announced on last week’s show: WWE Backlash […]

Update On Finish To Lesnar vs. Orton: What WWE Wanted

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 2 Comments

Find out what WWE wanted and what they got in the finish to Lesnar vs. Orton this past Sunday.

Maryse Calls Daniel Bryan A “Coward” After SD! Post-Show; Orton’s Cut Sarcasm

Posted by Matt Boone August 24, 2016 3 Comments

– Following an excellent promo segment between The Miz and Daniel Bryan on this week’s edition of the SmackDown Live post show “Talking Smack” (see above), which saw the SmackDown General Manager walk off the set during the middle of the show when Miz tore into him for not wrestling anymore, Maryse took to social […]

Graphic Video: Randy Orton Receives 10 Staples In His Head

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 0 Comment

WWE released the above video on Monday of Randy Orton receiving medical attention backstage at the Barclays Center in New York after last night’s SummerSlam 2016. During Orton’s main event match against Brock Lesnar, he got busted open the hard way by an elbow from Brock Lesnar. He required 10 staples to close the wound. […]

Report: Lesnar Busting Open Orton At SummerSlam Was Planned

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 0 Comment

Despite WWE’s usual policy against using blood in matches, Brock Lesnar slicing open Randy Orton with an elbow strike last night was reportedly planned head of time. On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer addressed speculation online that Lesnar went off-script to injure Orton. “Obviously the idea was to get hardway blood,” Meltzer reported. “The elbow […]