– Make sure you’ve read The Best And Worst Of WWE Battleground 2014. It’s just like last week’s Raw, only slightly longer.
– INSPIRE PRO WRESTLING happens this weekend in Austin. If you’re in town (or around town, or own a car or know what an airplane is) and can make it to the event on Sunday, please do.
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Please click through for the Best and Worst of WWE Raw for July 21, 2014.
The major complaint I had during the build to Battleground (and Battleground itself) was that it was all of Raw’s most tired tropes spaced out on a paper plate and reheated five f*cking times in a row. The opening to last night’s Raw was like a tribute to that build, cramming the handicap matches, lifeless bitch-shouting and depressingly static storylines into one half-hour bonanza. It was like the pre-show to a much better, two hour Raw.