– WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s SmackDown:
* Wade Barrett vs. Chris Jericho
* Weight lifting competition with Mark Henry and Ryback
* Dolph Ziggler, Big E Langston and AJ Lee vs. Kane, Daniel Bryan and Kaitlyn
* The Great Khali vs. Jack Swagger
* Cody Rhodes, Damien Sandow and Antonio Cesaro vs. Sheamus, Big Show and Randy Orton
– WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s show:
* How will The Rock choose to lay the SmackDown?
* After bench press records were shattered, would Henry or Ryback fall?
* Does Team Hell No need some Diva love?
* Can Wade Barrett get back on track?
* What will Jack Swagger’s next dastardly deed be?