WWE tag team legends The Hart Foundation
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: November 1, 2013
Commentators: Michael Cole and JBL
Welcome to this week’s Smackdown! The show begins with a video package, highlighting John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio. Cena is shown defeating Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Champion.
John Cena makes his way to the ring. A highlight is shown from Raw, as Damien Sandow ambushed Cena. Sandow then went on to cash in his Money in the Bank briefcase, but to no avail. Cena says he is excited for tonight. Cena says he came back this past Sunday, becoming the World Heavyweight Champion. Cena then went on to face Damien Sandow, and successfully defended his belt. Cena says now that he is World Champion, he and Smackdown will be getting real comfortable. Cena says he is putting every Superstar on notice, that the champ is here. Cena tells them to come get some. The Real Americans interrupt.
Zeb Colter introduces himself, saying he would like to congratulate him on defeating Alberto Del Rio. Colter hopes Del Rio will now sneak back across the border from once he came. Colter says despite the crowd having no moral values to live by, Cena shares the Real American belief. Colter says Cena embodies being a Real American, and asks if they would like to join their group. Colter leads a chant in Cena’s honor. Colter then offers his hand to Cena. John asks what happened to Swagger, comparing him to Biff Tannen. Cena asks if Swagger has a Sports Almanac in his pants, or he just happy to see him. Cena brings his attention to Cesaro, saying all the attention is on his Swing. Cena says all he can focus on is his giant nipples. Cena says Colter is like a cross between Yosemite Sam and Duck Dynasty. Cena says he joking, but says they are spitting sideways politics. Cena says they are all about BS. Cena says the real Americans are the audience members. Cena tells them to get out before there are repercussions. Damien Sandow interrupts.
Sandow gets in the ring, saying Cena is a hypocrite. Sandow says Cena doesn’t know the first thing about values. Sandow says he made an opportunity, by stabbing his best friend in the back to get it. Sandow says Cena wouldn’t understand, because he has been handed everything. Sandow calls Cena a false champion, as he is still the uncrowned World Champion. Sandow says from this point on, his purpose in life is to end the Cena Era in the WWE – and will do it by any means necessary. Cena is cornered, as the Rhodes Brothers run to make it even. Vickie Guerrero interrupts.
Guerrero makes a 6 Man Tag Team Match: John Cena, Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs. The Real Americans and Damien Sandow.
The Shield are on the Titantron, as they speak of the Usos. Ambrose says they have been beaten time again, and are merely speed bumps. Rollins says they can beat any tag team, and have proven it. Ambrose says he will speak for the Shield when he says they will put the Usos down. Believe in the Shield.
The Shield make their way to the ring. The Usos make their way to the ring.
The Shield (United States Champion Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins) w/ Roman Reigns vs. The Usos (Jimmy and Jey)
Jimmy and Dean start off with a lock up, as Uso gets a Side Headlock. Ambrose gets out, but is backed into the ropes. Jimmy is taken out with a shoulder, as Dean runs the ropes. Jimmy connects with a Lariat, as Jey is tagged. The Usos connects with a Double Elbow Drop. Pin, but a kick out by Dean. Rollins is tagged, as he is Arm Dragged. Rollins is thrown into the corner, a Jey goes for a Splash. Rollins moves, stomping away at Jey. Seth stomps Jey in the corner, as he is sent over the top rope. Dean gets a blind tag, as he gets in the ring. Ambrose takes out Jey with a knee to the gut, then throwing him out of the ring. Big E Langston interrupts, making sure there won’t be a 3-on-2.
Dean has Jey in an Arm Bar, as he grind his elbow across his face. Ambrose connects with a Lariat, after Jey tries to escape. Pin, but a kick out. Ambrose connects with a Twist Elbow Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Rollins is tagged, as he enters with a stomp to Jey. Rollins whips Jey to the corner, connects with a Corner Elbow Strike. Seth goes to the second rope and dives, but is reversed into a Samoan Drop. Jimmy and Dean are tagged, as Ambrose is take out. Dean is hit with a Full Nelson Slam. Ambrose crawls to the corner, but takes a Running Hip for his troubles. Pin, but a kick out. Ambrose blocks a kick, but it is reversed into an Enziguri. Ambrose is then hit with a Calf Kick. Seth gets involved, but is sent to the floor after a Spinebuster. Usos take Roman off the apron with Stereo Superkicks. Jimmy goes for a Superfly Splash to Dean, but Ambrose runs to him. Dean is rolled up, as Jimmy wins the match.
Winners: The Usos via pinfall
Dean attacks Jimmy, but is taken out by Big E. Langston goes for the Big Ending, but Roman takes his leg out. Roman and Big E standoff, as Rollins and Ambrose takes Reigns out of the ring.
A highlight from Raw is shown, when Daniel Bryan put Shawn Michaels in the Yes Lock. Also, Bray Wyatt is shown attacking Daniel Bryan. Also, the Wyatt Family attack CM Punk after his match.
Primetime Players make their way to the ring.
The Wyatt Family appear on the Titantron. Bray speaks of false heroism and holds the cure to this plague in the palm of his hand. The Wyatt Family are in the ring.
Primetime Players (Darren Young and Titus O’Neil) vs. Wyatt Family (Luke Harper and Erick Rowan) w/ Bray Wyatt
Darren and Rowan start off, as Young is whipped by Erick. Young is thrown over the top rope, onto the floor. Rowan follows, rolling him back to the ring. Rowan takes Young in the corner with elbows. Harper is tagged, as he whips Erick into him. Harper then connects with a Big Boot to Darren. Pin, but a kick out. Harper does a Gator Roll, and takes Darren to the ropes. Harper does a Catapult, hitting him in the ropes. Rowan is tagged, as he connects with a Body Slam. Rowan pushes down on the neck of Young. Darren goes for a tag, but Erick throws him back. Harper is tagged, as he elbows Darren across the back. Harper locks in a Headlock. Young kicks out with an Enziguri. Titus is tagged, as he cleans house. Titus whips Harper in the corner, connecting with a Splash Titus connects with a Body Slam and pins, but a kick out. Young takes out Rowan, as he interferes. While distracted, Harper connects with a Discus Lariat for the win.
Winners: The Wyatt Family via pinfall
After the match, Wyatt connects with a Sister Abigail to Young.
A video package from Raw is shown, as Kane defeats Miz in a match. Afterwards, Kane takes off his mask, declaring himself “Stephanie’s Monster” which she can unleash.
The Miz is in the ring, welcoming us to Miz TV. Miz says his guest was supposed to be Shawn Michaels, but says he isn’t here tonight. Miz says he does have something to say. If it wasn’t for Michaels, Orton wouldn’t be WWE Champion. Randy Orton interrupts, posing with the title on the ramp. Orton says he appreciates his view, but he is wrong. Orton says he proved that he is better than Daniel Bryan. Orton says the reason Michaels left is because Miz isn’t relevant. Orton reminds Miz of when he was beaten in front of his parents. Orton says if he could, he would fire Miz. Orton says Big Show knocked him out during his celebration. Now, Big Show has been banned from WWE for life. Orton asks Miz how he feels about that. Orton connects with an RKO.
Dolph Ziggler is backstage, trying to prove he is the best salesman in the WWE. Ziggler goes through all the WWE merch, saying that he is best seller in the company.
The Bella Twins and Natalya are in the ring. AJ, Tamina and Alicia Fox make their way to the ring.
WWE Diva’s Champion AJ Lee, Tamina Snuka and Alicia Fox vs. The Bella Twins (Brie and Nikki) and Natalya
Nikki and Alicia start off, as Nikki is whipped to the corner. Fox is hit with a Bulldog. Pin, but a kick out. Nikki whips Fox to the corner, and tags Brie. Nikki does a Monkey Flip, as Brie does a Lariat off Nikki’s back. Pin, but a kick out. Fox is hit with a Hip Toss as Tamina tags herself in. Tamina connects with a Clothesline. Tamina follows with a Suplex. Pin, but a kick out. Lee is tagged, as she does a Snapmare into a Dragon Sleeper. Brie stands out, but is locked in a Guillotine. Brie smashes her into the corner, as Lee goes for an elbow. Natalya is tagged, as she connects with a Suplex. Nat connects with a Dropkick and whips AJ. Lee throws a kick, but is taken out with a Discus Lariat. Pin, but a kick out. All the Divas get in the ring, as AJ rolls up Nat. Lee is locked in the Sharpshooter, as she taps.
Winners: The Bella Twins and Natalya via submission
In a WWE.com exclusive, Triple H bans Big Show from WWE for life.
John Cena makes his way to the ring.
Cody Rhodes and Goldust make their way to the ring. The Real Americans make their way to the ring. Damien Sandow makes his way to the ring.
World Heavyweight Champion John Cena and Tag Team Champions Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs. Damien Sandow and The Real Americans (Antonio Cesaro and Jack Swagger) w/ Zeb Colter
Rhodes and Cesaro lock up, as Rhodes locks in a Side Headlock. Cesaro backs him into the ropes. Cesaro is taken out with an Arm Drag. Rhodes tags Goldust, as they both hit him in the gut. Goldust does a Snapmare and pins. Rhodes is tagged, as he connects with a high knee. Pin, but Swagger breaks it up. All men enter the ring, as the faces stand tall.
Sandow has Cena in an Arm Bar, as John goes for a tag. Sandow takes it to an Arm Breaker. Pin, but a kick out, Cesaro is tagged, as he locks in the elbow. Cena gets out, as he and Cesaro trade elbows and Uppercuts. Cena connects with a Frankensteiner. Swagger and Goldust are tagged, as Swagger is taken out. Goldust connects with a Bulldog. Swagger runs to him, but is sent over the top. Goldust follows, as he rolls Jack into the ring. Swagger connects with a Chop Block. Cesaro is tagged, as he throws a flurry of stomps. Goldust is kneed to the floor, as Swagger is tagged. Swagger connects with a Lariat to him while on the floor. Swagger rolls him back in, as he puts him in the corner. Sandow tags himself, throwing fists. Sandow throws knees to the head and clubs to the back. Goldust is choked in the ropes. Pin, but a kick out. Sandow tags Swagger, as he locks in a Front Facelock. Goldust is flattened with a Lariat. Cesaro is tagged, as he locks in a Chinlock. Goldust rolls out, but is hit with a Gutwrench Suplex. Pin, but a kick out. Swagger is tagged, as he throw Goldust to the corner.
Cesaro connects with a Suplex to Goldust and pins. Kick out. Cesaro locks in a Headlock. Goldust quickly tags Cena, while in the Headlock, but the ref didn’t see it. Swagger is tagged, as he connects with a Body Slam. Swagger connects with a Swagger Bomb, as Cesaro tags. Antonio leapfrogs off Swagger into a Double Stomp. Pin, but a kick out. Cesaro backs Goldust into the ropes, but is taken out with a DDT. Sandow is tagged, as he connects with a Knee Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Goldust gets away from Sandow, but is whipped. Goldust comes out of the corner with a Back Elbow. Goldust connects with a signature punch, and goes to crawl for a tag. Sandow hits Cena, as he it hit with a Scoop Slam by Goldust. Rhodes is tagged, as he connects with a Missile Dropkick. Cody connects with a Sunset Flip into a pin. Kick out. Rhodes connects with his Goldust punch, following with a Moonsault. Pin, but a kick out. Rhodes kicks Sandow in the gut while draped over the ropes. Cody goes for Cross Rhodes. Sandow connects with a Big Boot. Cesaro makes the tag, as Rhodes connects with the Cross Rhodes. Cesaro does the Giant Cesaro Swing. Pin, but Goldust saves it. Sandow is sent over the top by Goldust, going with him. Cesaro goes for a tag, but no one is there. Cena is tagged, as he connects with shoulder blocks. Cena connects with a Powerslam, followed by a Five-Knuckle Shuffle. Cena goes for the AA, but Cesaro reverses into a Gutwrench. Cesaro goes for a Giant Swing, but Cena goes for the STF. Cesaro gets away, connecting with a Swiss Death. Each guy gets in the ring, doing their finish. Swagger tags himself in, locking Cena in the Patriot Lock. Cena rolls out, and connects with the AA for the win.
Winners: John Cena, Cody Rhodes and Goldust via pinfall