The tag by Sheamus was a blind tag, which Show did not appreciate and he let Sheamus know about it after the match. Orton played peacemaker once again as The Shield’s music played. They were shown in the crowd. They didn’t seem to be in a hurry to get to the ring. Finally, they began to approach more quickly. They did this as Show attacked Sheamus. Orton tried to break it up and was pushed aside. All three men were arguing as The Shield reached ringside. The faces kept a tight perimeter so as to not allow The Shield into the ring. The Shield backed away and exited through the crowd. The show went off the air with the three faces staring down The Shield.
Randy Orton & Sheamus vs 3MB
Drew on Sheamus with blows. Sheamus comes back with blows but telegraphed and is kicked for it. Drew up on Sheamus’ shoulder and Sheamus rolls through. Orton tags in and whips Drew. Drew with an elbow in Orton’s face, but Orton back with a drop kick. Sheamus tags in and hits his forearms from the apron! Sheamus’ battering ram for two. Drew tries to fight back but takes a short clothesline. Mahal talks smack from outside. Slater tags in and they double stomp Sheamus in the heel corner. Slater chokes Sheamus with a foot in the corner. Drew tags in with a big boot on Sheamus for two.
Slater tags in and they double team Sheamus for two. Drew eats an ah handle from Sheamus before Sheamus tags out. Orton all over Slater with a power slam, then sends Slater to the apron for his ‘vintage’ DDT. Sheamus in and takes out Drew, then a brogue kick to Mahal on the apron. RKO for three.
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Find out what happened at this weeks houseshows!
3/15 – Bridgeport, CT
Zack Ryder defeated Darren young and was laid out by The Shield, who cut a promo saying they’d destroy Ryback and John Cena later.
Ryback & John Cena & Sheamus won via DQ over the Shield. Seth Rollins hit Ryback and Sheamus with a chair at about the 20 minute mark. The Shield were impressive live and really had major heel heat.
3/16 – Providence, RI
Zack Ryder beat Darren Young. Ryder won with the Rough Ryder.
The Shield attacked Ryder post-match to massive boos and hit the triple powerbomb. Dean Ambrose told the fans they could rest easy because justice had been served in Rhode Island. Seth Rollins got on the mic next and told the fans to shut up when The Shield speaks. Rollins promised to destroy all of the WWE stars. Roman Reigns got on the mic and stalled before speaking. He asked the fans if they believe. He said tonight we would all believe in The Shield. This made the fans angry.
John Cena & Ryback & Sheamus beat The Shield via DQ in a six-man tag match. The crowd was hot for the babyfaces on offense early. Not much heat for the Sheamus beat down segment, though. Huge pop for Cena’s hot tag, but Rollins saved Ambrose from the Attitude Adjustment with a spear. Rollins then got Shield DQ’ed for hitting Ryback and Sheamus with a chair.
After the match, the babyfaces made a comeback with Cena hitting the AA on Rollins and Ryback hitting Shell-shock on Ambrose.
03/17 Binghampton, NY
John Cena & Ryback & Sheamus beat The Shield via DQ in a six-man tag match.
The Shield appears on the Titantron. They tell both that the ring is theirs. They speak of how they have served justice to ever major force in the business. They have taken John Cena and The Rock many times, like roadkill, yet they continue to take from them. Shield says the most dominant force in WWE doesn’t have a Wrestlemania match, and that is an injustice. Dean tells them to find any partner for a match. Orton and Sheamus agree. The showcase of the immortals will become the showcase of justice. Come Wrestlemania, Orton and Sheamus will believe in the Shield.
Backstage, Matt Striker interviews Sheamus and Randy Orton. They speak of what Ryback is capable of, in what will be seen in his match with Mark Henry tonight. Sheamus is speared through the set by Roman Reigns, as Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose attack Orton. The Shield puts Orton into a steel door, and Sheamus through a table.
Ryback vs. Mark Henry
The two lock up, as Ryback and Henry seem to match their opposition’s strength. The Shield interrupts, making their way to the ring. Henry takes his leave, as The Shield attack Ryback.
Winner: Ryback via disqualification
Ryback clears the ring of The Shield, as Henry gets back in the ring for a moment. The Shield attack again, as Henry gets to the floor. Ryback is hit with a Triple Powerbomb. The Shield leave the ring, as Henry reenters. Henry picks up Ryback, connecting with a World’s Strongest Slam three times.
Big Show vs Seth Rollins
Big Show to the ring. Video from after RAW last week when The Shield beat down Big Show in the ring. The Shield’s music and they come to the ring with a herd of security following them through the stands. The Shield around the ring, and Rollins has some dark roots growing into his blond.
Big Show throws Rollins back into a corner, then on him. Rollins whipped, but moves and Big Show into the corner. Rollins keeps trying to fight back, but then Big Show tosses him out onto Ambrose. Big Show out and tosses Reigns into the barricade. Ambrose attacks Big Show and the ref calls for the bell.
Winner: Big Show via DQ (0:39)
Big Show is getting beaten down, but comes back. Big Show sends Ambrose in and works him over, but then Reigns in with a big spear on Big Show, then the three “stomp” Big Show into the mat. They then try to pull Big Show up, into the air, Reigns staggers under Big Show’s weight, but the three manage to bomb him. Video recap of the brief match, then the beat down. The Shield is standing over Big Show.
During the commercial Orton and Sheamus get into it with The Shield. Rollins with a flying knee to Orton’s head off the stage. Spear on the stage from Reigns leaves Sheamus in a heap. Cole asks who will stop The Shield? He then goes on to talk about Bearer and Tout. King talks about what a great friend he was. They show the Touts from fans. They were quite lovely!