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Ryback

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Title History

  • OVW (Ohio Valley Wrestling) Heavyweight title defeating Anthony Bravado (November 29, 2008);

RYBACK Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • 2005: Ryan Reeves was a contestant on Tough Enough 4 which took place at SmackDown Television tapings.

Deep South Wrestling:

  • September 1, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Team Elite (Derrick Neikirk and Mike Knox) defeated Lash LeRoux and Ryan Reeves.
  • September 8, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: The Regulators (The Shane Twins) defeated Jack Bull and Ryan “Silverback” Reeves.
  • September 15, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Ryan Reeves and Ryan O’Reilly defeated The Regulators (The Shane Twins).
  • September 22, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Ryan Reeves and Mike Mizanin defeated Team Elite (Mike Knox and Derrick Neikirk).
  • October 6, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: The Slaughter Brothers defeated Nick Mitchell and Ryan Reeves.
  • October 13, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Mike Shane defeated “Silverback” Ryan Reeves.
  • October 20, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Mike Knox.
  • October 27, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Palmer Cannon by DQ.
  • November 3, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Team Elite (Derek Neikirt and Mike Knox) beat Nick Mitchell and Ryan “Silverback” Reeves.
  • November 10, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: The Regulators (The Shanes) defeated “Silverback” Ryan Reeves and Nick Mitchell.
  • November 23, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Mac Johnson defeated Ryan Reeves in the 1st round of the DSW Title Tournament!
  • December 15, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: Freakin Deacon defeated Ryan “Silverback” Reeves.
  • December 22, 2005 – Deep South Wrestling: The Regulators (w/Trenesha) defeated Ryan Reeves and Damien Steele.
  • ~~~In The Second Hour: Mike Knox defeated “Silverback” Ryan Reeves in a 1-on-1 match.
  • January 19, 2006 – Deep South Wrestling: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Joseph Slaughter.
  • ~~~Team Elite (Mike Knox and Derrick Neikirk) defeated Roughhouse O’Reilly and Ryan Reeves.
  • January 26, 2006 – Deep South Wrestling: Gymini (The Shane Twins) defeated Roughhouse O’Reilly and Ryan Reeves.
  • February 16, 2006 – Deep South Wrestling: The Freakin Deacon defeated “Silverback” Ryan Reeves.
  • February 2006: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves was transferred from Deep South Wrestling to Ohio Valley Wrestling.

Ohio Valley Wrestling:

  • March 1, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Ryan Reeves defeated K.C. James in a dark match.
  • March 4, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated “Platinum” Pat Buck.
  • March 22, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Da Beast in a dark match.
  • April 5, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Ryan Reeves and Mikey Batts defeated Billy Kryptonite and Russell Simpson.
  • April 8, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Ryan Reeves and Mikey Batts defeated Jack Bull and Vic Devine.
  • April 15, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Ryan Reeves defeated Double N (Nick Nemeth).
  • April 19, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Ryan “Silverback” Reeves defeated Vic D. Vine.
  • May 10, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Ryan Reeves and Roadkill and Kasey James beat Aaron Stevens and Deuce and Domino.
  • May 13, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: K.C. James and Roadkill beat Ryan Reeves and Mikey Batts to retain the Tag Team titles.
  • June 17, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Cody Runnels/Shawn Spears/Ryan Reeves/Elijah Burke beat Los Locos and Deuce and Domino.
  • August 19, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Ryan Reeves defeated seven different wrestlers in a row in a Gauntlet Match.
  • ~~~Ryan Reeves beat Johnny Punch, Rod Steele, Ramon Loco, Mr. Strongko, Mike Kruel, Shad Gaspard, Charles Evans.
  • August 23, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Ranger Milton in a dark match.
  • August 30, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: “Silverback” Ryan Reeves defeated Raul Loco.

Ohio Valley Wrestling – High Dosage:

  • Ryan Reeves formed a tag team with Jon Bolen known as “High Dosage”.
  • September 13, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: High Dosage (Ryan Reeves and Jon Bolen) defeated Los Locos in a dark match.
  • September 20, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: High Dosage (Ryan Reeves and Jon Bolen) defeated Johnny Punch and Pat Buck.
  • September 27, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Eddie Craven and Mike Kruel defeated High Dosage (Ryan Reeves and Jon Bolen).
  • October 4, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: “Bad Seed” Shawn Osbourne w/Mike Kruel defeated Ryan Reeves w/Jon Bolen.
  • October 18, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Shawn Osbourne/Eddie Craven/Mike Kruel beat Jon Bolen/Ryan Reeves (Handicap match).
  • November 4, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: High Dosage (Ryan Reeves and Jon Bolen) defeated Pat Buck and Johnny Punch.
  • November 5, 2006 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: High Dosage (Jon Bolen and Ryan Reeves) defeated Eddie Craven III and Mike Kruel.
  • ~~~The team of High Dosage won “five minutes” with Shawn Osbourne but Eddie Craven and Mike Kruel prevented it.
  • November 8, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: High Dosage defeated Los Locos (Aaron Lamata and Lowrider) in a dark match.
  • November 15, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Shawn Osbourne/Mike Kruel/Eddie Craven defeated Chris Rombola/Jon Bolen/Ryan Reeves!
  • November 29, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: High Dosage defeated Bad Company in a Handicap Coal Miner’s Glove on a Pole match.
  • December 9, 2006 – OVW Live: Eddie Craven and Mike Kruel and Milena Roucka defeated Jon Bolen and Ryan Reeves and Seth Skyfire.
  • December 13, 2006 – OVW TV Tapings: Seth Skyfire and Paul Burchall won a 4-WAY Tag Team Elimination Christmas Present match.
  • ~~~Seth Skyfire/Paul Burchill beat Justin LaRoche/Charles Evans and Ryan Reeves/Mike Kruel and T.J. Dalton/Steve Lewington.
  • January 6, 2007 – Ohio Valley Wrestling: Justin LaRoche and Charles Evans defeated High Dosage (Ryan Reeves and Jon Bolen).
  • January 10, 2007 – OVW TV Tapings: Cody Runnels and Shawn Spears defeated Jon Bolen and Ryan Reeves to retain the Tag Titles!
  • January 20, 2007: Ryan Reeves was released (along with a lot of others) from his World Wrestling Entertainment contract. 
  • For anyone interested in booking former Million Dollar Tough Enough contestant and former WWE/OVW wrestler “Silverback” Ryan Reeves he is currently accepting bookings and can be reached at Silverback247@hotmail.com
  • November 14, 2007 – OVW TV Tapings (Airs 11/24): Colt Cabana and Shawn Spears (champions) defeated Pat Buck and Ryan Reeves.
  • November 2008 – Ryback has signed with WWE Again.
  • January 8, 2009 – FCW: Ryback defeated Michael Leonard.
  • January 22, 2009 – FCW: Johnny Curtis defeated Drew McIntyre by DQ after Ryback attacked Curtis.
  • January 29, 2009 – FCW:  FCW Tag Team champions Tyler Reks and Johnny Curtis defeated Sheamus O’Shaunessy and Ryback by DQ, D.H. Smith and T.J. Wilson and Kawal in a 3-WAY.
  • January 31, 2009 – FCW: Ryback defeated Ian Richardson.
  • February 5, 2009 – FCW: Tyler Reks defeated Ryback by DQ after Sheamus interfered.
  • February 12, 2009 – FCW: Ryback defeated Lupe Santiago.
  • February 13, 2009 – FCW: Sheamus and Ryback defeated Johnny Prime and Joey Hennig.
  • March 1, 2009 – FCW: Ricky Ortiz defeated Ryback.
  • Ryback’s character was scrapped and redebuted as Skip Sheffield:

Florida championship Wrestling – Skip Sheffield:

  • October 1, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield (ReDebut) defeated Dawson Alexander and Eric Escobar and Michael Tarver in a 4-WAY.
  • October 8, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield defeated Dylan Klein by DQ after Eli Cottonwood attacked Sheffield.
  • October 22, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield defeated Curt Hawkins.
  • October 29, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield (dressed as a cow) and Bo Rotundo (dressed as Batman) and Duke Rotundo (dressed as polka dot Dusty Rhodes) b Trent Beretta (dressed as Sebastian aka the crab from Little Mermaid) and Caylen Croft (dressed as a pirate) and Curt Hawkins (dressed as a lizard) in a 6-MAN Tag Team Costume match.
  • November 5, 2009 – FCW: Curt Hawkins and Skip Sheffield co-won an 8-Man Battle Royal to earn the right to face-off for a title shot (Participants; Curt Hawkins, Skip Sheffield, Brett DiBiase, Dylan Klein, Joe Hennig, Heath Slater, Michael Tarver, and Tyler Reks)… Curt Hawkins b Skip Sheffield in a #1 Contenders match. Johnny Prime and Skip Sheffield and Joe Hennig defeated Vance Archer and Heath Slater and Michael Tarver.
  • November 12, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield defeated Michael Tarver.
  • December 17, 2009 – FCW: Skip Sheffield and Gabriel and Big E Langston and Titus O’Neil b Donny Marlow and Jimmy Uso and Dawson Alexander and Lennox McEnroe.
  • January 10, 2010 – FCW: Vance Archer and Alex Riley b Skip Sheffield and Titus O’Neill.
  • January 15, 2010 – FCW: Sheffield defeated Dawson Alexander Esq. w/Byron Saxon by DQ.
  • January 18, 2010 – RAW: Skip Sheffield defeated Chavo Guerrero in a dark match.
  • January 21, 2010 – FCW: Johnny Prime defeated Skip Sheffield after distraction from Alex Riley.
  • February 18, 2010 – FCW: Eli Cottonwood and Skip Sheffield defeated Tyler Reks and Johnny Curtis.
  • February 19, 2010 – FCW: Skip Sheffield and Justin Gabriel and Kaval defeated Trent Baretta and Caylen Croft and Curt Hawkins.
  • February 25, 2010 – FCW: Skip Sheffield won an NXT Battle Royal last eliminating Darren Young (Order of Elimination: Wade Barrett, Justin Gabriel, Michael Tarver, Daniel Bryan, Heath Slater, Darren Young, and Skip Sheffield).
  • March 4, 2010 – FCW: Heath Slater defeated Skip Sheffield.

World Wrestling Entertainment – NXT:

  • William Regal (WWE Pro) was paired with Skip Sheffield (WWE Rookie) for a new television program called WWE NXT.
  • March 2, 2010 – WWE NXT: Matt Hardy and Justin Gabriel defeated William Regal and Skip Sheffield in a tag team match.
  • March 8, 2010 – RAW: Evan Bourne defeated William Regal w/Skip Sheffield to qualify for the Money in the Bank match!
  • March 16, 2010 – WWE NXT: Wade Barrett w/World Heavyweight champion Chris Jericho defeated Skip Sheffield w/William Regal.
  • ~~~BACKSTAGE: Regal attempted to mentor Skip Sheffield, but he kept accidentally interrupting him – so Regal just walked away.
  • March 23, 2010 – WWE NXT: Heath Slater and Justin Gabriel defeated Wade Barrett and Skip Sheffield w/William Regal.
  • March 30, 2010 – WWE NXT: David Otunga won an NXT battle royal to earn the right to guest host an episode of RAW.
  • ~~~Participants: David Otunga and Justin Gabriel and Daniel Bryan and Heath Slater.
  • ~~~Participants: Skip Sheffield and Wade Barrett and Darren Young and Michael Tarver.
  • March 31, 2010 – FCW: Skip Sheffield defeated Derrick Bateman.
  • April 2, 2010 – WWE SmackDown: Kane said he was getting bored so he challenged the NXT rookies to an 8-on-1 Handicap match.
  • ~~~Kane defeated the NXT Rookies by DQ in a Handicap match when the rookies all ganged up on Kane at the end of the match.
  • April 4, 2010 – FCW: Skip Sheffield defeated Tyler Reks.
  • April 6, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield cut a promo claiming that he was done being a “nice guy”.
  • April 13, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield participated in an NXT rookies “promo challenge” (which was won by Wade Barrett).
  • ~~~William Regal w/Skip Sheffield defeated Daniel Bryan w/Mike “The Miz” Mizanin.
  • April 20, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield defeated Wade Barrett in the 1st Round of a Rock’em Sock’em NXT Challenge.
  • ~~~Skip Sheffield defeated Heath Slater (2nd Round) | Skip Sheffield defeated Darren Young in the Finals to win the challenge!
  • ~~~Darren Young (w/C.M. Punk and Luke Gallows and Serena) beat Michael Tarver (w/Carlito) and Skip Sheffield in a 3-WAY.
  • April 27, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield w/William Regal defeated Daniel Bryan w/Mike “The Miz” Mizanin.
  • May 4, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield participated in an “Obstacle Course” challenge and finished the course in 1:31.
  • May 5, 2010 – FCW: Team FCW (Leo Kruger and Bo Rotundo and Tito Colon and Joe Hennig and Eli Cottonwood and Alex Riley and Hunico) b Team NXT (Skip Sheffield and Michael Tarver and Justin Gabriel and Darren Young and Heath Slater and Wade Barrett and Curt Hawkins) in a 14 Man Battle Royal with FCW champion Alex Riley winning it all.
  • May 9, 2010 – FCW: The Uso Brothers (Jimmy and Jules Uso w/Tamina) defeated Skip Sheffield and Darren Young to retain the Florida Tag Team Titles.
  • May 10, 2010 – RAW: The 8 NXT Rookies defeated John Morrison and Santino Marella and Goldust and Yoshi Tatsu (Handicap match)
  • ~NXT = Daniel Bryan- Heath Slater- Michael Tarver- David Otunga- Darren Young- Skip Sheffield- Wade Barrett- Justin Gabriel.
  • May 11, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield w/William Regal defeated Darren Young.
  • ~~~Later that night: Skip Sheffield was eliminated from NXT – and proclaimed that we have not yet seen the REAL Skip Sheffield.
  • ~~~Skip Sheffield said William Regal was not to blame for his failures, and that he should have listened more to Regal’s advice.
  • May 13, 2010 – FCW Live Event: Skip Sheffield defeated Big E Langston.
  • May 18, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield said he was eliminated because they viewed him as a threat and are intimidated by him.
  • May 30, 2010 – FCW: Darren Young defeated Skip Sheffield and Michael Tarver and Heath Slater in a 4-WAY #1 Contenders match.
  • June 1, 2010 – WWE NXT: Skip Sheffield was on hand for the NXT season finale where Wade Barrett was announced the winner.
  • June 3, 2010 – Florida championship Wrestling: NXT Season 1 defeated NXT Season 2 in a 5-on-5 match.
  • ~~~NXT Season 1 = Skip Sheffield and David Otunga and Michael Tarver and Heath Slater.
  • ~~~NXT Season 2 = Eli Cottonwood and Husky Harris and Percy Watson and Lucky Cannon.

World Wrestling Entertainment – The NXT Invasion Angle:

  • June 7, 2010 – WWE Viewers Choice: Wade Barrett led the other 7 NXT rookies in a shocking invasion of the RAW television show.
  • ~~~The eight “Rookies” from NXT Season 1 showed up during a match and viciously attacked John Cena like a rabid pack of wolves.
  • ~~~They destroyed the ring, the ringside area, and Daniel Bryan assaulted ring announcer Justin Robert by choking him with his tie.
  • June 14, 2010 – RAW: The NXT group was ordered to apologize but they refused and instead demanded guaranteed WWE contracts.
  • ~~~RAW General Manager Bret “Hitman” Hart came out and refused to give them contracts and even fired NXT winner Wade Barrett!
  • ~~~LATER: NXT tried to attack John Cena again, but several other WWE Superstars hit the ring and chased them out of the building.
  • ~~~LATER: The NXT guys attacked Bret Hart, stuffed him into a limousine and then rammed him into other vehicles in the parking lot.
  • June 21, 2010 – RAW: Vince McMahon blamed Bret Hart for the chaos surrounding the NXT group and fired him as General Manager.
  • ~~~Mr. McMahon said the new General Manager asked to remain anonymous, and he would run RAW by sending Michael Cole emails.
  • ~~~The new General Manager hired back all of the NXT members – and then each issued arrogant apologies in the middle of the ring.
  • ~~~MAIN EVENT: John Cena vs. WWE champion Sheamus ended in a No Contest with special outside enforcer Vince McMahon.
  • ~~~The NXT group showed up and attacked John Cena. but then they surrounded Vince McMahon and shockingloy destroyed him!
  • June 28, 2010 – RAW: Jerry Lawler and some other legends honored Ricky Steamboat and hyped the release of his new DVD.
  • ~~~The other legends in the ring consisted of Arn Anderson and Dean Malenko and Mike “IRS” Rotunda and Michael P.S. Hayes .
  • ~~~The Nexus (minus Wade Barrett) showed up and attacked Ricky Steamboat and physically destroyed him with all their finishers.
  • July 5, 2010 – RAW: The Nexus assembled in the ring where they were informed the physical contact ban on them would be lifted.
  • ~~~John Cena came out with Randy Orton, Evan Bourne, David Hart Smith, Tyson Kidd, R-Truth, and John Morrison with him.
  • ~~~However, some heels (Sheamus, Edge, Jericho, The, Ted DiBiase, and the Usos) attacked them allowing the Nexus to escape!
  • ~~~The anonymous General Manager called for a truce, so John Cena met Wade Barrett in the ring at the end of the night.
  • ~~~Cena teased a handshake but pulled it. then he was attacked by the Nexus until a bunch of babyfaces storm the ring!
  • July 12, 2010 – RAW: The Nexus surrounded Sheamus backstage, and he felt threatened so he ran off to find John Cena!
  • ~~~Nexus (Wade Barrett and Heath Slater and Justin Gabriel and Skip Sheffield and Michael Tarver and David Otunga) beat John Cena .
  • ~~~After the match; Nexus surrounded Cena in the ring until Sheamus ran out and stood side by side with Cena with steel chairs.
  • July 13, 2010 – NXT: Nexus were invited back to NXT and participated in a 20-Man Battle Royal featuring Season 2 Pros and Rookies. .
  • ~~~Nexus (Justin Gabriel and Heath Slater and David Otunga and Wade Barrett and Michael Tarver and Skip Sheffield) won the battle royal !
  • July 18, 2010 – Money in the Bank: Sheamus defeated John Cena in a Steel Cage match to retain the WWE championship.
  • ~~~Nexus interfered and sabotaged John Cena’s chances of winning, and Sheamus used this to his advantage and escaped the cage!
  • ~~~John Cena was extremely angry and took his frustrations out on Nexus members Darren Young and Michael Tarver.

World Wrestling Entertainment – The Road to SummerSlam:

  • July 19, 2010 – RAW: Wade Barrett defeated Mark Henry – (After the match; Barrett called out John Cena for an in-ring truce).
  • ~~~Instead, Cena formed an Army consisting of Edge, John Morrison, R-Truth, Great Khali, Chris Jericho, and Bret “Hitman” Hart!
  • July 26, 2010 – RAW: The Nexus as a group surrounded the Great Khali in the ring but eventually allowed him to leave unharmed.
  • ~~~The Nexus beat Team RAW (Goldust and Mark Henry and Yoshi Tatsu and Jerry Lawler and Evan Bourne and Tyson Kidd and DH Smith)
  • ~~~The Nexus eliminated all seven members of the RAW B-team and promised that the same thing would happen at SummerSlam!
  • August 2, 2010 – RAW: Edge vs. Wade Barrett ended in a No Contest when the Nexus showed up (Edge then quit Team WWE!)
  • August 9, 2010 – RAW: The Nexus attacked the Hart Dynasty backstage to get under the skin of Team WWE member Bret Hitman Hart.
  • ~~~The Nexus attacked Mark Henry (who was set to join Team WWE) – they also took out the Great Khali in a backstage assault.
  • ~~~John Cena and Bret Hart vs. Edge and Chris Jericho with the Nexus as Lumberjacks ended with Team WWE coming together as a group.
  • August 15, 2010 – SummerSlam: Team WWE defeated Team Nexus in a 7-on-7 Elimination match (John Cena sole survivor!)
  • ~~~Team WWE (John Cena and Edge and Chris Jericho and John Morrison and R-Truth and Daniel Bryan and Bret “The Hitman” Hart)
  • ~~~Nexus (Wade Barrett and Heath Slater and Justin Gabriel and Darren Young and Michael Tarver and Skip Sheffield and David Otunga)

World Wrestling Entertainment – The Nexus gets stronger:

  • August 16, 2010 – RAW: Skip Sheffield and David Otunga defeated John Morrison and R-Truth (Nexus went 5-1 vs. Team WWE tonight)
  • ~~~Later that night; The Nexus destroyed Darren Young (the only member to lose his match) and kicked him out of the group!
  • August 18, 2010: Skip Sheffield broke his left ankle at the house show in Honolulu and will likely need surgery.
  • August 23, 2010 – RAW: Slow week for the Nexus. Wade Barrett was put in a Six Pack Challenge at Night of champions.

Ryback:

  • Started wrestling under the name Ryback using a modified Goldberg gimmick.
  • January 3, 2012 – NXT: Skip Sheffield defeated Jimmy Uso in a dark match.
  • January 5, 2012 – Superstars: Skip Sheffield defeated Michael McGillicutty in a dark match.
  • January 10, 2012 – NXT: Ryback defeated Percy Watson in a dark match.
  • January 14, 2012 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Alex Riley.
  • January 17, 2012 – NXT: Ryback defeated Tyson Kidd in a dark match.
  • January 24, 2012 – NXT: Ryback defeated 3 local wrestlers in a dark match.
  • February 23, 2012 – NXT: Ryback defeated JTG in a dark match.
  • April 6, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback (DEBUT) defeated Barry Stevens.
  • April 10, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Benny Camer.
  • April 20, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Danny Lerman.
  • April 27, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Jacob Kaye.
  • April 29, 2012 – Extreme Rules: Ryback defeated Aaron Relic and Jay Hatton in a “2-on-1″ match.
  • May 4, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Derrick Bateman.
  • May 11, 2012 – Smackdown: Ryback defeated Heath Slater.
  • May 20, 2012 – Over the Limit: Ryback defeated Camacho.
  • June 1, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Ryan Shelton and Chris Lyons “2-on-1″ match.
  • June 4, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Stan Stansky and Arthur Rosenberg(KirbyMack) in a handicap match.
  • June 8, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Tony Andriotis and Kevin Mahoney in a 2vs1 handicap match.
  • June 9, 2012 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Johnny Curtis.
  • June 11, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Willard Fillmore and Rutherford Hayes.
  • June 15, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Ari Cohen and Mike Testa in a “2-on-1″ match.
  • June 17, 2012 – No Way Out: Ryback defeated Dan Delaney and Rob Grymes in a “2-on-1″ match.
  • June 22, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Frank Venezia and Jared Wachtler in a “2-on-1″ match.
  • June 29, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Dan Barone and Brendan Burke in a 2vs1 handicap match.
  • July 3, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Curt Hawkins.
  • July 13, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Tyler Reks.
  • July 15, 2012 – Money in the Bank: Ryback defeated Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks in a “2-on-1″ handicap match.
  • July 16, 2012 – RAW: Ryback vs Jack Swagger never got started.
  • July 27, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Jinder Mahal by count-out.
  • August 3, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Jinder Mahal by count-out.
  • August 6, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks in a “2-on-1″ handicap match.
  • August 20, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Mike Spinner and Andy (local Indy wrestlers) by disqualification (Jinder Mahal interferred).
  • August 24, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Jinder Mahal.
  • August 27, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Jack Swagger.
  • August 30, 2012 – Superstars: Ryback defeated Johnny Curtis.
  • September 3, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Jinder Mahal.
  • September 10, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Heath Slater.
  • September 24, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated WWE Intercontinental champion Mike Mizanin in a non-title match.
  • September 28, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Tensai.
  • October 1, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Tensai.
  • October 5, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Primo.
  • October 8, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Epico and Primo Colon in a “2-on-1″ handicap match.
  • October 15, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated David Otunga and Dolph Ziggler in a “2-on-1″ match.
  • October 22, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Mike Mizanin.
  • October 24, 2012 – Main Event: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • October 28, 2012 – Hell in a Cell 2012: CM Punk defeated Ryback in a Hell in a Cell match after Brad Maddox the referee interfered costing Ryback the match.
  • October 29, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated JTG.
  • November 05, 2012 – RAW: John Cena and Ryback defeated CM Punk and Dolph Ziggler; Ryback got the pin on Punk.
  • November 12, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Brad Maddox in the Million $$$ Challenge.
  • November 18, 2012 – Survivor Series 2012: CM Punk defeated John Cena and Ryback in triple threat match.
  • ~~~Ryback was taken out of the match by a group later known as The Shield by being powerbombed through the announcer’s table by them.
  • November 19, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Tensai.
  • November 23, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Darren Young.
  • November 26, 2012 – RAW: Ryback defeated Titus O’Neil.
  • December 1, 2012 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Jack Swagger.
  • December 12, 2012 – Main Event: Ryback defeated Alberto Del Rio.
  • December 16, 2012 – TLC: The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns) defeated Kane, Daniel Bryan, and Ryback in a TLC match.
  • December 18, 2012 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated U.S. champion Antonio Cesaro in a non-title match.
  • December 19, 2012 – Tribute to the Troops: Ryback defeated Alberto Del Rio by DQ.
  • December 31, 2012 – RAW: The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns) fought Ryback to a no contest.
  • January 7, 2013 – RAW: WWE champion C.M. Punk defeated Ryback in a TLC match (The Shield interfered).
  • January 21, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Heath Slater.
  • January 23, 2013 – Main Event: Ryback defeated U.S. champion Antonio Cesaro by Count-Out in a non-title match.
  • January 30, 2013 – Main Event: Ryback defeated U.S. champion Antonio Cesaro by count-out in a non-title match.
  • February 4, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated WWE United States champion Antonio Cesaro in a non-title match.
  • February 11, 2013 – RAW: John Cena, Ryback, and Sheamus defeated Jinder Mahal, Heath Slater, and Drew McIntyre.
  • February 17, 2013 – Elimination Chamber: The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns) defeated John Cena, Ryback, and Sheamus.
  • February 18, 2013 – RAW: The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns) defeated Chris Jericho, Ryback, and Sheamus.
  • February 25, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • March 4, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated WWE United States champion Antonio Cesaro in a non-title match.
  • March 8, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Damien Sandow.
  • March 8, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback & John Cena defeated The Shield (Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose) via DQ.
  • March 11, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Heath Slater.
  • March 15, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback fought Mark Henry to a no contest (The Shield interfered).
  • March 18, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated David Otunga.
  • March 23, 2013 – Saturday Morning Slam: Ryback defeated Damien Sandow.
  • March 25, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Drew McIntyre, Heath Slater, and Jinder Mahal in a “3-on-1″ handicap match.
  • April 5, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Epico and Primo Colon in a “2-on-1″ handicap match.
  • April 6, 2013 – Saturday Morning Slam: Ryback defeated Damien Sandow.
  • April 7, 2013 – Wrestlemania 29: Mark Henry defeated Ryback.
  • April 8, 2013 – RAW: WWE champion John Cena defeated Mark Henry by count-out in a non-title match.
  • ~~~After the match, Ryback came out and turned on John Cena, leaving him lying in the middle of the ring.
  • April 17, 2013 – WWE Live Event: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback in a Tables Match to retain the title.
  • May 3, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Daniel Bryan.
  • May 4, 2013 – WWE Live Event: Ryback defeated Sheamus.
  • May 6, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Kane.
  • May 10, 2013 – Live Event: Sheamus and John Cena defeated Ryback and Mark Henry.
  • May 10, 2013 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • May 13, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Zack Ryder.
  • May 18, 2013 – Live Event: John Cena, Sheamus & Randy Orton defeated Ryback, Mark Henry & The Big Show.
  • May 19, 2013 – Extreme Rules: WWE champion John Cena fought Ryback to a no contest in a ‘Last Man Standing’ match to retain the title.
  • May 20, 2013 – RAW: Cody Rhodes defeated Zack Ryder.
  • ~~~After the match Ryback came out and destroyed Ryder, then loaded him into an ambulance as a message to John Cena.
  • May 24, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Chris Jericho in a NO DQ Match.
  • May 31, 2013 – Live Event: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback to retain.
  • May 31, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • June 3, 2013 – RAW: Daniel Bryan defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • June 7, 2013 – SmackDown: Kane defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • June 16, 2013 – Payback: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback in a “Three Stages of Hell” match to retain the title.
  • ~~~1st match: Ryback defeated WWE champion John Cena in a lumberjack match.
  • ~~~2nd match: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback in a tables match.
  • ~~~3rd match: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback in an ambulance match.
  • June 24, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated the Great Khali.
  • June 28, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Justin Gabriel.
  • July 1, 2013 – RAW: The Miz defeated Ryback when Ryback could not continue because of injury.
  • July 12, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated the Miz.
  • July 14, 2013 – Money in the Bank: Ryback defeated Chris Jericho.
  • July 18, 2013 – Superstars: Ryback defeated The Brooklyn Brawler.
  • July 22, 2013 – RAW: Daniel Bryan won a Gauntlet match.
  • ~~~Daniel Bryan defeated Jack Swagger in the 1st match.
  • ~~~Daniel Bryan defeated Antonio Cesaro in the 2nd match.
  • ~~~Daniel Bryan defeated Ryback by disqualification in the 3rd match.
  • July 26, 2013 – Live Event: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback in a tables match.
  • July 29, 2013 – RAW: John Cena defeated Ryback in a tables match.
  • August 2, 2013 – Live Event: WWE champion John Cena defeated Ryback to retain the title.
  • August 5, 2013 – RAW: Mark Henry defeated Ryback by count-out.
  • August 11, 2013 – Live Event: Rob Van Dam defeated Ryback.
  • August 12, 2013 – RAW: Rob Van Dam won a United States championship #1 contender’s battle royal.
  • ~~~Participants included: Rob Van Dam, Tensai, Brodus Clay, Heath Slater, Jinder Mahal, Drew McIntyre, Ryback, Mark Henry, Justin Gabriel, Jimmy Uso, Jey Uso, Jack Swagger, Antonio Cesaro, The Great Khali, R-Truth, Fandango, Darren Young, Titus O’Neil, Kofi Kingston, and Wade Barrett.
  • August 16, 2013 – Live Event: R-Truth defeated Ryback.
  • August 30, 2013 – SmackDown: Daniel Bryan defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • August 31, 2013 – Live Event: Kofi Kingston defeated Ryback.
  • September 1, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • September 2, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • ~~~Dolph Ziggler was attacked before the match by Dean Ambrose.
  • September 6, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • September 7, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Xavier Woods.
  • September 8, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Xavier Woods.
  • September 9, 2013 – RAW: Rob Van Dam defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • September 13, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Santino Marella.
  • September 14, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Santino Marella.
  • September 15, 2013 – Night of Champions: Paul Heyman and WWE Intercontinental champion Curtis Axel defeated C.M. Punk in a handicap elimination ‘no disqualification’ tag team match.
  • ~~~After Axel was eliminated, Punk was attacked by Ryback, who then helped Heyman win the match.
  • September 20, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated Nick Nardone.
  • September 21, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Zack Ryder.
  • September 22, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Zack Ryder.
  • October 1, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated R-Truth.
  • October 4, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated R-Truth.
  • October 5, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Zack Ryder.
  • October 6, 2013 – Battleground: C.M. Punk defeated Ryback.
  • October 7, 2013 – RAW: C.M. Punk and R-Truth defeated Ryback and WWE Intercontinental champion Curtis Axel.
  • October 10, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • October 11, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Justin Gabriel.
  • October 12, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • October 14, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated R-Truth in a “beat the clock” challenge match in a time of 5:44.
  • October 18, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • October 19, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • October 20, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • ~~~C.M. Punk had to beat the time of 5:44 in his non-title match vs. Curtis Axel, and won the match 11 seconds ahead of time at 5:33.
  • ~~~As a result of the victory, Punk got to choose his stipulation for his match vs. Ryback at Hell in a Cell, and he chose to include Paul Heyman in the match.
  • October 21, 2013 – RAW: C.M. Punk and Big E Langston defeated WWE Intercontinental champion Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • ~~~The match started as Axel vs. Langston in a non-title contest.
  • October 25, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback and Paul Heyman defeated “C.M. Skunk” in a handicap ‘no disqualification’ match.
  • October 27, 2013 – Hell in a Cell: C.M. Punk defeated Ryback and Paul Heyman in a handicap ‘Hell in a Cell’ match.
  • October 28, 2013 – RAW: C.M. Punk defeated Ryback in a ‘street fight’ match.
  • October 30, 2013 – Main Event: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • November 4, 2013 – RAW:  Ryback defeated the Great Khali.
  • November 8, 2013 – SmackDown: WWE world heavyweight champion John Cena defeated Ryback in a non-title match.
  • November 10, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated R-Truth.
  • November 11, 2013 – RAW: R-Truth defeated Ryback.
  • November 15, 2013 – SmackDown: C.M. Punk and Daniel Bryan fought WWE Intercontinental champion Curtis Axel and Ryback to a ‘no contest’ due to interference by the Wyatt Family.
  • November 16, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Justin Gabriel.
  • November 18, 2013 – RAW: Big Show defeated Ryback.
  • November 22, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback defeated the Great Khali.
  • November 24, 2013 – Survivor Series: Mark Henry defeated Ryback.
  • November 25, 2013 – RAW: WWE Intercontinental champion Big E Langston and Mark Henry defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • December 2, 2013 – RAW: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated the Miz and Kofi Kingston.
  • December 4, 2013 – Main Event: Goldust defeated Ryback by disqualification.
  • December 6, 2013 – SmackDown: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated WWE tag team champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust in a non-title match.
  • December 8, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Santino Marella.
  • December 9, 2013 – RAW: Big Show, Rey Mysterio, Jr., and WWE tag team champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Ryback, Curtis Axel, Jack Swagger, and Antonio Cesaro in an 8-man tag team match.
  • December 13, 2013 – SmackDown: Big Show defeated Ryback.
  • December 15, 2013 – TLC: WWE tag team champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Jack Swagger & Antonio Cesaro, Big Show & Rey Mysterio, Jr., and Ryback & Curtis Axel in a Fatal 4-way match to retain the titles.
  • December 16, 2013 – RAW: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated Brodus Clay and Tensai.
  • December 23, 2013 – RAW: Ryback defeated Kofi Kingston.
  • December 26, 2013 – Superstars: The Usos defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback in a dark match.
  • December 27, 2013 – SmackDown: The Prime Time Players defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • December 28, 2013 – Tribute to the Troops (Taped): Big E. Langston and Mark Henry defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel in a dark match.
  • December 30, 2013 – Live Event: Ryback defeated Zack Ryder.

World Wrestling Entertainment – 2014:

  • January 4, 2014 – Live Event: Sin Cara defeated Ryback.
  • January 9, 2014 – Superstars: Ryback defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • January 10, 2014 – SmackDown: Sin Cara, Rey Mysterio, Jr., and Los Matadores defeated Curtis Axel, Ryback, Jack Swagger, and Antonio Cesaro.
  • January 11, 2014 – Live Event: The Prime Time Players defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • January 12, 2014 – Live Event: Curtis Axel and Ryback defeated Jinder Mahal and Drew McIntyre & The Prime Time Players in a 3-way #1 contenders match. WWE tag team champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel to retain the titles.
  • January 13, 2014 – RAW: WWE tag team champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback in a non-title match.
  • January 17-19, 2014 – Live Event: The Prime Time Players defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • January 24, 2014 – SmackDown: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated Los Matadores.
  • January 25, 2014 – Live Event: Kofi Kingston defeated Ryback.
  • January 26, 2014 – Royal Rumble: Ryback participated in the 30-man Royal Rumble match which was eventually won by Batista.
  • January 27, 2014 – RAW: The Usos defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • January 31, 2014 – SmackDown: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated the Prime Time Players.
  • February 1-2, 2014 – Live Event: Mark Henry and Big E Langston defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • February 7, 2014 – SmackDown: Sheamus defeated Ryback.
  • February 8, 2014 – Live Event: WWE Intercontinental champion Big E Langston defeated Ryback and Fandango in a 3-way match to retain the title.
  • February 10, 2014 – RAW: The Usos defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • February 14, 2014 – SmackDown: The Usos, Cody Rhodes, and Goldust defeated the WWE tag team champions the New Age Outlaws, Ryback, and Curtis Axel in an 8-man tag team match.
  • February 15-16, 2014 – Live Event: Intercontinental champion Big E defeated Ryback to retain the title.
  • February 23, 2014 – Elimination Chamber: Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • February 26, 2014 – Main Event: Cody Rhodes, Goldust, Los Matadores and El Torito defeated Drew McIntyre, Jinder Mahal, Heath Slater, Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • February 27, 2014 – Superstars: Cody Rhodes, Goldust and Los Matadores defeated Ryback, Curtis Axel, Jinder Mahal and Drew McIntyre.
  • March 1-2, 2014 – Live Event: Intercontinental champion Big E defeated Ryback and Fandango in a 3-way match to retain the title.
  • March 6, 2014 – Superstars: Los Matadores w El Torito defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • March 7, 2014 – SmackDown: WWE tag team champions the Usos defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel in a non-title match.
  • March 8, 2014 – Live Event: WWE tag team champions The Usos defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel & Goldust and Cody Rhodes in a 3-way tag team match to retain the titles.
  • March 10, 2014 – RAW: WWE tag team champions the Usos defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel in a non-title match.
  • March 12, 2014 – Main Event: Los Matadores w El Torito defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • March 17, 2014 – RAW: WWE Intercontinental champion Big E Langston, Mark Henry, Big Show, and Dolph Ziggler defeated Damian Sandow, Alberto Del Rio, Curtis Axel, and Ryback in an 8-man tag team match.
  • March 21, 2014 – SmackDown: Dean Ambrose & Seth Rollins fought Cesaro & Jack Swagger, Curtis Axel & Ryback, and Jinder Mahal & Drew McIntyre to a no contest in a fatal four-way match to become the #1 contender for the tag team championship.
  • March 22-23, 2014 – Live Event: Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Ryback and Curtis Axel.
  • March 24, 2014 – RAW: Los Matadores defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • March 28, 2014 – SmackDown: Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback.
  • March 31, 2014 – RAW: WWE tag team champions the Usos and Los Matadores defeated Ryback, Curtis Axel, Jack Swagger and Cesaro in an 8-man tag team match.
  • April 6, 2014 – WrestleMania XXX: WWE tag team champions the Usos defeated Los Matadores, Ryback and Curtis Axel & Jack Swagger and Cesaro in a fatal four-way tag team match to retain the titles.
  • April 10, 2014 – Superstars: Ryback w/ Curtis Axel defeated Dolph Ziggler.
  • April 11, 2014 – SmackDown: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated Los Matadores.
  • April 14, 2014 – RAW: Ryback and Curtis Axel defeated Cody Rhodes and Goldust.
  • April 14, 2014 – RAW: The Shield defeated Alberto Del Rio, Fandango, Heath Slater, Titus O’Neil, Jack Swagger, Jinder Mahal, Drew McIntyre, Ryback, Curtis Axel, Alexander Rusev, and Wade Barrett by disqualification when Triple H, Batista, and Randy Orton interfered.
  • ~~~Triple H, Batista, and Orton reformed Evolution.