Here’s RAW in case you missed it:
From The Legendary Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York:
Hosted by John “Bradshaw” Layfield (JBL), Michael Cole and WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler.
SPECIAL GUEST HOST: NFL Legend/Analyst and The Host Of Live with Kelly and Michael, Michael Strahan.
WWE dedicated this week’s RAW to the life and memory of Pro-Wrestling Legend/American Wrestling Association (AWA) champion Maurice “Mad Dog” Vachon who passed away on Friday, November 21, 2013 at the age of 84.
It begins with WWE Champion Randy Orton demanding that the fans respect him after his victory against The Big Show. Principal Owner of WWE Stephanie McMahon-Helmsley and Triple H (Hunter Hearst Helmsley) interrupted Randy’s speech to congratulate him on his as he was disgusted by their appearance during the main event. WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena arrived, and expressed his disgust with Hunter and Stephanie for just about everything. Cena then issued a challenge for his title, and Orton’s title. Hunter approved, and booked the match for Tables, Ladders and Chairs (TLC) 2013.
1. A SIX-MAN TAG TEAM MATCH: The Shield (WWE United States Champion Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns) vs. WWE Tag Team Champions Goldust and Cody Rhodes and Rey Mistero, Jr.
THE WINNERS: THE SHIELD.
MIZ TV with The Miz.
HIS GUEST: Michael Strahan.
Before the real Michael Strahan arrived on the set, Titus O’Neil of The Prime Time Players mimicked and well, this segment was so nauseating, and out of respect for all of you, I will spare you this.
2. TAG TEAM MATCH: Curtis Axel and RyBack vs. The Returning “World’s Strongest Man” Mark Henry and WWE Intercontinental Champion Big E Langston.
THE WINNERS: THE RETURNING “WORLD’S STRONGEST MAN” MARK HENRY AND BIG E LANGSTON!!!
3. A TRADITIONAL SURVIVOR SERIES DIVAS ELIMINATION TAG TEAM MATCH: The Cast of E!’s Total Divas: Natalya Neidhart, The Bella Twins (Brie and Nikki), The Funkadactyls (Naomi and Cameron), Eva Marie and Jo-Jo vs. The True Divas: WWE Divas Champion A.J. Lee, Tamina Snuka, Aksana, Alicia Fox, Kaitlyn and Summer Rae.
THE SURVIVORS: EVA MARIE AND THE BELLA TWINS!!!
4. A HAMPTONS HARDCORE MATCH: Damien Sandow vs. Dolph Ziggler.
On the WWE App, the fans and viewers chose this.
THE WINNER: DAMIEN SANDOW…………..YOU’RE WELCOME.
INTERVIEWS: CM Punk and Daniel Bryan.
Renee Young conducted an in-ring interview on their victory against Erick Rowan and Luke Harper the night before, and the upcoming 2-On-3 Handicap Match against the whole Wyatt Family. The both of them want Bray Wyatt.
5. A 2-ON-3 HANDICAP MATCH: CM Punk and Daniel Bryan vs. The Wyatt Family (Bray Wyatt, Erick Rowan and Luke Harper).
THE WINNERS VIA DISQUALIFICATION: CM PUNK AND DANIEL BRYAN!!!
This match went into the first minute of Hour 3.
After the match, The Wyatts took an unconscious Daniel backstage. As Punk went after him, he was speared by Roman Reigns and triple powerbombed by The Shield.
6. Kofi Kingston vs. The Miz.
THE WINNER: THE MIZ
7. Heath Slater with Jinder Mahal and Drew McIntyre vs. Xavier Woods with R-Truth and The Funkadactyls.
THE WINNER: XAVIER WOODS!!!
8. A TAG TEAM MAIN EVENT: WWE Champion Randy Orton and Alberto del Rio vs. The Big Show and WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena.
THE WINNERS: THE BIG SHOW AND JOHN CENA!!!
Match #’s 1, 4 and the main event are the highlight of the night!!!
The Shield, Goldust, Cody Rhodes, Rey Misterio, Jr., Damien Sandow, Dolph Ziggler, Randy Orton, Alberto del Rio, John Cena and The Big Show are the wrestlers of the night!!!
ANALYSIS: We could have gone without Randy Orton’s opening speech, and Miz TV.
Michael Strahan can be seen on The NFL on FOX every football season, and with Kelly Ripa every Monday-Friday on Live! with Kelly and Michael at 9AM ET/8AM CT/7AM MT/6AM PT. Check local listings for whichever station carries it.