Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE. It's this week's NXT and Smackdown recap for the week.
- Jason Jordan and Chad Gable defeated Steve Cutler and Elias Sampson by pinfall. After weeks of asking Jordan to team with him, Gable finally got his chance tonight. Jordan tosses Sampson, Gable catches Sampson and plants him with a back suplex/bridge pin combo to pick up the pinfall.
** Still surprised Joe is using the Muscle Buster. **
- We see a video package highlighting Baron Corbin's time in college and the NFL, before choosing wrestling as a career.
- Eva Marie is out with a microphone in hand. Eva announces her in ring debut with NXT next week. Eva says "All Red Everything" is coming. ** I'm not really looking forward to her debut. I hope she proves me wrong. **
** Blake and Murphy have had a long enough run with the tag titles. Time to drop them already. **
- Sami Zayn is in the ring with a microphone in hand. Zayn has been out with a shoulder injury and isn't expected back till next year. Zayn thanks all the fans for the love and support. When he returns he's coming for Kevin Owens' ass. ** January is a long wait. **
** Two pure athletes, glad they made it to RAW. **
*** SMACKDOWN ***
- This week's Smackdown took place in Birmingham, Alabama. Smackdown served its go home show to this Sunday's WWE Battleground pay per view. If you miss the pay per view, no worries, you can check back with Triple Threat CLE on Monday afternoon and I'll be posting Battleground results.
** Bray needs this win more then Reigns at WWE Battleground. But I don't see it happening. **
** Would anyone else like to see WWE reinstate the WWE European Title, just to have these two fight over it? **
- Backstage, Stardust attacks Neville from behind. Stardust beats Neville down, says there's turbulence in the altitude era and runs away.
** Stardust gets more bizarre each and every week. **
** I really hope the Divas Division picks up now with Charlotte, Sasha and Becky Lynch on the main roster. **
- Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose defeated Sheamus and Big Show by DQ. Reigns dropped Sheamus with a Superman Punch and set up for the spear. Bray Wyatt hits the ring and attacks Reigns, causing the DQ. After the match, Reigns counters out of Sister Abigail and knocks out Bray with a Superman Punch. Reigns spears Sheamus next. Reigns and Ambrose clear the ring to close out the show.