– WWE taped the following matches for tonight’s SmackDown
* The Usos vs. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns
* R-Truth vs. Fandango
* Erick Rowan and Luke Harper vs. Cody Rhodes and Goldust for the WWE Tag Team Titles
* Aksana vs. Nikki Bella
* Curtis Axel vs. Big E Langston
* CM Punk and The Usos vs. The Shield
– Colt Cabana’s latest Art of Wrestling podcast with WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino is now online at this link.
– As seen on Thursday, Hulk Hogan cut a promo for The New England Patriots to support them in the NFL playoffs. Hogan did the video because Patriots player Matthew Mulligan ordered a replica title belt from Hogan’s merchandise store. Hogan did the video and sent Mulligan a belt in response.