February 5, 2008
Corpus Christie, TX
The February 5, 2008 Edition of ECW is a Professional wrestling television show of the WWE‘s ECW brand, took place on February 5, 2008.
- Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.
- (c) refers to the champion(s) heading into the match.
- Featured an opening in-ring promo by CM Punk in which he said he was using his rematch clause for an immediate title shot against ECW World Champion Chavo Guerrero Jr., with Chavo then appearing and telling Punk he could get a rematch but it would be at No Way Out; Chavo then introduced Armando Estrada – outside the arena – who said Punk would face Chavo later in the show in a Gulf of Mexico Extreme Rules match where the winner would be the man to throw his opponent into the Gulf of Mexico beside the venue
- Included the announcement John Cena would face Mark Henry and WWE IC Champion Jeff Hardy would face Shawn Michaels the following week on Raw; featured the announcement Kane would face Shelton Benjamin later in the week on Smackdown!
- Included a WrestleMania 24 hype package to the tune of the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Snow (Hey Oh)
- Featured footage of Joey Styles conducting an interview with Stevie Richards regarding his recent neck surgury; Richards said the initial injury happened in May 1997 in Buffalo, NY when Terry Funk dropped a guardrail across his neck; as a result of the injury, Richards’ vocal chords were paralyzed and he had to have a vocal chord implant; Richards said he went through a total of nine surguries and said he would make his return to the ring the following week
- Included an ad for ‘The Legacy of Stone Cold Steve Austin‘